Nayak

  • No more delays: Bhopal to get 100-bed AIIMS on July 25 June 25, 2014

    The 100-bed hospital at the local unit of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here is likely to be inaugurated on July 25. The much-awaited hospital is currently running its Out Patients Department (OPD) since last year. Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Sandeep Nayak during his visit...
  • Delhi: Hospitals to give first free copy of birth, death certificates June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Soon you can get the first free copy of birth and death certificate from the hospitals itself, as the Delhi government launched the facility at the Lok Nayak Hospital. Delhi Chief Secretary, SK Srivastava handed over the first free birth certificate to one Ranjana Gupta, mother of the new...
  • LS polls: In Bangalore South nobody came for our vote, but do vote April 16, 2014

    Bangalore: About a decade and a half back, with limited means but urgent need to rehabilitate my parents in Bangalore I bought a small house in JP Nagar, 6th Phase. The reason I chose it was a) it was a plot of land as against an apartment, b) it was...
  • Pappu, Feku, Nayak: The spoof market has it all this election season April 1, 2014

    New Delhi: There's no dearth of drama when it comes to Indian politics, be it in the real arena or even online. This election season, the internet is going viral with 'Pappu-Feku' spoofs. While the election fever is reaching its peak with mega rallies and grand road shows, the election...
  • Congressmen demand FIR against MP minister, ask CM to sack him; arrested March 21, 2014

    A large number of Congressmen, including the PCC chief Bhupesh Baghel, were arrested on Thursday while protesting outside the Anti-Corruption Bureau office, demanding the arrest of Panchayat and Rural Minister Ajay Chandrakar in connection with a disproportionate assets case. However, they were released later. "A total of 78 Congress workers, including...
  • Wipe out Congress, form SP government at Centre: Mulayam Singh Yadav March 6, 2014

    Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on asked youths to repeat 1977's wipe out of Congress in the Lok Sabha polls and make SP led third front government at the Centre. "When in leadership of Lok Nayak Jaiprakash youth rose in 1974, it wiped out Congress in 1977. You all have...
  • Arvind Kejriwal wins Internet points for two popular retweets and the ability to take a joke February 18, 2014

    Arvind Kejriwal will be credited with many things in the future. He's the force that led cynics to believe in the power of democracy in a country where corruption is deeply entrenched. His footprints in Indian polity ruled by dynastic power players make him stand out like a sore thumb....
  • AAP launches broom march to expose Gujarat state government January 26, 2014

    The Gujarat unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday launched a "broom march" as part of its campaign for the Lok Sabha elections and to expose corruption of the state government. "The march began from Indulal Yagnik's statue in Lal Darwaja area of the city and it will cover...
  • Congress MLA Rajendra Singh unanimously elected Deputy Speaker of MP Assembly January 10, 2014

    Senior Congress MLA Rajendra Kumar Singh was unanimously elected Deputy Speaker of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly here on Friday. The proposal to elect Singh as Deputy Speaker was moved by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and seconded by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam Mishra. Leader of Opposition Satyadev Katare, Mukesh Nayak, Balbir Singh Dandotia...
  • Sack ISRO chief for taking Mars mission replica to Tirupati: Rationalists November 6, 2013

    Mangalore: The Federation of Rationalist Associations has strongly criticised ISRO Chairman Dr K Radhakrishnan for offering special prayers and performing pooja with the replica of Mars Orbiter Mission at the Lord Venkateshwara temple in Tirupati, a day before the successful launch of the spacecraft from Sriharikota. In a statement the federation...
  • Clashes erupt on a news channel show; BJP minister, Raipur mayor arrested November 4, 2013

    Senior BJP minister Brijmohan Agrawal and Raipur Mayor Kiranmayee Nayak were arrested in connection with a clash between their supporters during a news channel show in Raipur, police said. Agrawal and Nayak were arrested on Saturday night, but were later released on bail bond, police said. A clash broke out between...
  • 'Nayak Returns' to have a fresh subject: Anil Kapoor September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor says that 'Nayak Returns' will have a completely fresh subject and it won't be a sequel. 'Nayak' (2001) was a political action thriller starring Kapoor, Rani Mukerji and Amrish Puri. The film was a remake of S Shankar's successful Tamil film 'Mudhalvan'. Now 'Nayak 2' is rolling...
  • Minor girl commits suicide after being molested September 15, 2013

    Vidisha: Apparently fed up with her continued molestation, a 16-year-old girl ended her life by setting herself on fire here, police said Sunday. The minor victim, a resident of Civil Lines, had set herself ablaze here Saturday morning by pouring kerosene. She had suffered around 70 per cent burn injuries and...
  • Uttam Kumar: The most cherished yet unsung hero of Bengali cinema September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Uttam Kumar was born on September 3, 1926 as Arun Kumar Chatterjee but was probably destined to be the Mahanayak. The kind of following he enjoyed in Bengal and Bangladesh till his last day (July 24, 1980), was unthinkable for many of his contemporaries in Bengali cinema. In...
  • CA observers satisfied with facilities at Jaipur for second ODI August 25, 2013

    Jaipur: A three-member observer team of Cricket Australia (CA) on Sunday visited the Sawai Man Singh stadium here to review the preparation for the scheduled one-day match between Australia and India on October 16. CA's media manager Adam Fraser, Sean Carroll and Graham Manou visited the SMS stadium and inspected the...
  • Indian adaptation of Anil Kapoor's '24' to be backed by vehicle brand August 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Anil Kapoor, who is producing the Indian version of hit international TV series '24' for the Colors channel, has got a presenting sponsor for the project in leading vehicle brand Tata Motors. Cars under the brand will also be used in the show. The Indian version of the...
  • Congress says Chouhan's skull cap act a politically motivated gesture August 11, 2013

    The state opposition Congress on Sunday termed Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's act of sporting a skull cap on the occasion of Eid as a "politically motivated gesture" in an election year. State Congress spokesman Mukesh Nayak said Chouhan's act was aimed at attracting Muslim votes in Madhya Pradesh,...
  • Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik returns land given by Odisha May 26, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Saturday said he has returned a piece of land the state government had allotted him in Odisha as he was not allowed to construct on it. Pattnaik said the state government had given him about half an acre of land at the...
  • Telugu movie 'Nayak' to hit screens on January 9 January 5, 2013

    Ram Charan's latest film 'Naayak' directed by VV Vinayak, presented by S Radhakrishna and produced by DVV Danayya under the banner of Universal Media has completed the shooting. The film has Kajal Aggarwal and Amala Pal as female leads in it. So, with all the formalities complete, the film is...
  • Ram Charan Teja's three films to be released in 2013 December 15, 2012

    Ram Charan Teja is going to have a roaring next year with three of his films are getting ready for release next year. His first release is 'Nayak' directed by VV Vinayak and produced by DVV Danayya under the banner of Universal Media is most likely on January 9. Kajal...
  • Release of SVSC and Nayak to compete next Sankranti December 5, 2012

    Next year, two big films are hitting the screens during Sankranti. They are Ram Charan's 'Teja Nayak' and a multi-starrer 'Seetamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu' with Venkatesh and Maheshbabu as heroes. Though many other small films are releasing next year, they may not compete with these two. Surprisingly, last year Venkatesh's...
  • No intentions to perform in an item numbers: Shruti September 26, 2012

    Shruthi Haasan was about to perform an item song for the upcoming Telugu movie 'Nayak'. But she has now dropped the plan due to several defaming chit-chats. "No intentions to perform item numbers," added Shruti. She is now working on a Bollywood project with Prabhu Deva which is the remake of...
  • Friday Release: Social message in 'Second Marriage' August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: If you are not among the ones who can handle the blood saga in 'Gangs of Wasseypur 2', then there is 'Second Marriage Dot Com' that deals with the issue of second marriage. The family drama is releasing on Friday. Directed by debutant Gaurav Panjwani, 'Second Marriage...', brings to...
  • 'Kamsale Kaisale' is about the lost folk arts August 4, 2012

    The children film on the significance of folk art 'Kamsale Kaisale' by renowned director, TS Nagabharana featuring Master Snehith and Sridhar in prominent roles held the premiere on August 3 at Renukamba Digital studio. Member of Parliament DB Chandre Gowda, Secretary of Education department DG Nayak and team of 'Kamsale Kaisaale'...
  • 'Bandham' is all about relations in joint family June 14, 2012

    Bandham is a film that sees Bhookya Ravi Nayak and Hema Bindhu in the lead roles. The movie's two schedules have been completed. It is done 50 percent almost. Talking to the media, the makers say that the movie mirrors the relations in a joint family. "I wanted...
  • BJD split wide open, Mohapatra attacks Patnaik June 5, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: After a failed rebellion attempt by BJD MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra against the Naveen Patnaik government in Odisha - leading to his suspension from the party - the Naveen-Pyari war is now leading to the illegal money generated from the mining scam in the state. A whopping sum of...
  • Naveen called minister a 'bloody fellow': Mohapatra June 5, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Suspended BJD leader and MP Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Monday alleged that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had threatened Sarada Prasad Nayak before sacking him from the council of ministers. "Patnaik had called Nayak over phone and addressed him as bloody fellow and also threatened...
  • Odisha: Naveen Patnaik sacks another minister June 4, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Striking hard at those who allegedly plotted an unsuccessful coup against him, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday sacked a third minister amid speculation that more heads are likely to roll soon. Housing and Urban Development Minister Sarada Prasad Nayak was shown the door three days after Patnaik dismissed...
  • Odisha: Shopkeeper's son bags 154th rank in IIT-JEE May 19, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Eighteen-year-old Rakesh Ranjan Nayak, the son of a poor village shopkeeper, surprised all when his name appeared in the list of successful candidates for this year's IIT-JEE. While Rakesh ranked 154 in the All-India merit list, he stood 18th in the list of Other Backward Caste (OBC) category students....