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  • Foreign national narrates harassment instances in Jaipur December 15, 2014

    If Indian women feel unsafe in the country, the scene is even more difficult for foreign nationals. "Men stare at me constantly, misbehave with me," Loredana Chifu who lives in Jaipur narrates her experiences. ...
  • Watch: Has anything changed since December 16, 2012 December 15, 2014

    People from various cities speak up about the safety of women after the horrific December 16 gangrape in Delhi. ...
  • Youngsters stage mock harassment to see who stands up for women in DTC buses December 15, 2014

    A group of young theatre artists have come together to gauge Delhi's response to harassment in DTC buses. They stage mock harassment incidents to see who stands up to fight for women. ...
  • Parking in 'No Parking' zones may cost you driving licence in Bengaluru December 12, 2014

    Bengaluru: Think twice before parking your vehicles in 'No Parking' areas in Bengaluru. You can no longer get away with your offence by paying just Rs 100 fine. Be ready to lose your driving licence also. Bengaluru's Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic) B Dayananda has come out with this new...
  • SCG retires pitch No.7 following Phil Hughes death December 5, 2014

    Sydney: Sydney Cricket Ground's Pitch No.7, the 22-yard strip on which Phillip Hughes fell after being fatally struck by a bouncer on head, has been retired. The wicket square at the SCG has 10 pitches. Hughes received his fatal blow on pitch No 7 and fell face-forward. He succumbed to the blow...
  • Declare polling stations in J-K as smoking free zones: JKVHA December 3, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Voluntary Health Association (JKVHA) has asked the state election authorities to declare all polling stations as 'smoking free zones' during the ongoing Assembly elections. "JKVHA in a letter to the Chief Election Officer (CEO), has demanded that keeping in view the general health of the people, the...
  • Snapshot: Anuskha Sharma snapped sans makeup December 3, 2014

    Anushka Sharma was snapped outside Rajkumar Hirani's studio yesterday evening. The actress had come over to meet the director to discuss about her upcoming movie 'PK'. Wearing a printed dress, she looked pretty sans makeup. The photogs, who were waiting outside Hirani's studio clicked the...
  • Dakota Fanning clueless about her birthday plans November 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Dakota Fanning will soon turn 21, and while several stars plan lavish birthday parties or trips much in advance, the actress says she has no plans as of now "I have no idea what to do. It's been such a talked-about thing for so long, like, what are...
  • Google's no-shake spoon helps Parkinson's patients eat without spilling November 26, 2014

    Mountain View: Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon. But these spoons (don't call them spoogles) are a bit more than your basic utensil: Using hundreds of algorithms, they allow people with essential tremors and Parkinson's disease to eat without spilling. The technology senses how a...
  • 'It's easy to quit smoking. I've quit thrice already': 12 real struggle every hard smoker who's just quit will understand November 26, 2014

    If you've just quit smoking after years of inner struggle to kick a habit you picked up 20 years ago, congratulations. You are the boss. But every smoker knows, the first five days are excruciatingly hard to get by. The next 10 days are slightly better, but that is also...
  • Blow out the candle and ditch the aerosol can: Kohler introduces the no-smell toilet seat November 25, 2014

    Milwaukee: Kohler Co. has introduced a deodorizing toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up. A fan hidden in the battery-operated seat sucks in air and pushes it through an odor-eating carbon filter, followed by an optional scent pack....
  • J&K steps up anti-tobacco campaign, fines over 500 violators November 20, 2014

    Srinagar: Stepping up the anti-tobacco crusade in Jammu and Kashmir, the state police has fined over 500 persons for violating Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products Act in October. "Police has challaned 521 people and collected Rs 46,100 as fine from them across 12 districts of the valley for violating Cigarettes and...
  • Ravi Chopra dies at 68: Smriti Irani, Madhur Bhandarkar take to Twitter to express condolences November 12, 2014

    "Pal do pal ka saath humara, pal do pal ke yarane hain." This was the sentiment echoed on Twitter after hearing about the demise of the critically-acclaimed filmmaker Ravi Chopra. Son of filmmaker BR Chopra and nephew of Yash Chopra, Ravi passed away on a cool Wednesday afternoon after a...
  • '7th Heaven' actor faces new sex crime investigation over 1983 incident October 16, 2014

    (Reuters) - The Los Angeles County Sheriff is investigating actor Stephen Collins on an allegation of indecent exposure or molesting a teenage girl three decades ago, the department said on Wednesday. The alleged incident happened in the summer of 1983 in West Hollywood, Calif., while the victim was 13 years old,...
  • Mohit Chauhan: The song 'Aisee waisi dosti nahin' is a tribute to my buddies October 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Singer Mohit Chauhan, whose new song "Aisee waisee dosti nahin" from short film "#No1 Yaari" will be out before Diwali, says it's a tribute to his friends. The song, composed by Rajeev Bhalla, made the former Silk Route band member nostalgic. "'Aisee waisi dosti nahin' is a reminder and a...
  • Delhi government hires 6,000 teachers to fill shortage in schools September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: To overcome the problem of shortage of teachers in the government schools in the national capital, Delhi government has hired more than 6,000 guest teachers and 10,000 more are expected to join soon, a senior official said. "Several initiatives are being taken to fill the gap of shortage...
  • Kerala set to implemenmt new liquor policy, bar owners eyes on SC September 10, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: As Kerala is all set to implement the new liquor policy by Thursday night, there is some air of hope for the bar owners as the Supreme court will consider their case. The state government had decided on August 21 to close down all bars other than the five...
  • 'Die Hard' star James Shigeta dies at 81 July 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor James Shigeta, best known for playing the role of an illfated chief executive in Bruce Willisstarrer 'Die Hard', has passed away at the age of 81. Shigeta died on July 27 in LA, said The Hollywood Reporter. The actor, who originally hailed from Hawaii, was a top AsianAmerican...
  • London Underground train network set for contactless bank card payments July 28, 2014

    London: Travellers on the London Underground train network will be able to use nocontact bank cards at the gates to pay for their journeys from September, the transport group said on Friday. The contactless payment scheme will be launched on the Tube on September 16 following a successful trial of 3,000...
  • No plans for exporting LCA, missiles for now July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: There is no proposal at present to export the indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) or BrahMos missile, parliament was told on Friday. "There are no proposals at present to export the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas and BrahMos supersonic cruise missile," Jaitley told the Lok Sabha in a written...
  • News 360: 6yearold raped in Bangalore school, protests follow July 17, 2014

    In a horrific crime that shocked the nation, a 6yearold girl was raped inside an international school's premises, allegedly by two staff members. The incident took place on July 2 and a complaint was filed by the child's parents on Tuesday. The school authorities have refused to take any responsibility...
  • Four killed in Himachal Pradesh bus accident July 13, 2014

    Shimla: Four passengers were killed and 31 injured on Sunday when a bus skidded off the road and rolled into a 30foot deep pit in Himachal Pradesh, police said. The Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus was on its way from Solan town to Shimla when it fell into the pit at...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show July 13, 2014

    This week, CJ puts its focus on the issues concerning the children. Be it the condition of government run schools, child labour or sexual harassment faced by young women, it's all here on the show. ...
  • Sanjeev Bhaskar 'thrilled' to be a part of 'Doctor Who' July 12, 2014

    London: Sanjeev Bhaskar, best known for starring "The Kumars at No. 42", is set to appear in an upcoming episode of "Doctor Who". The comedian will play an "important" role in the final episode of the new series, reports dailystar.co.uk. Sanjeev had previously lent his voice to "Doctor Who" audio stories,...
  • Sweet nostalgia: Watch Zohra Sehgal reciting 'Abhi toh main jawaan hoon' on her 101st birthday July 11, 2014

    In an old video released by Doordarshan, Zohra Sehgal is seen emoting and reciting 'Abhi toh main jawaan hoon' at her 101st birthday celebration. The actress, who passed away of 10 July in New Delhi at the age of 102, was known to be feisty woman who lived life to...
  • Arun Jaitley says drought report is 'no cause to panic' July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday there was no cause to panic about the possibility of higher inflation, after a private forecasting agency said there was a 60 percent chance India would face a drought this year. Speaking less than a week before his first budget speech to...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha discusses the 'advantages' of cigarette smoking June 22, 2014

    While Health Minister Harsh Vardhan asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, to increase the rates of cigarettes, Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't' discusses the 'advantages' of smoking. ...
  • Trying to quit smoking? On World No Tobacco Day, here are 10 tips from people who have successfully quit the habit May 31, 2014

    'I'm going to quit smoking soon.' How often have you heard a smoker say that? The 'soon', however, is illusive. It's an urge most find difficult to curb once you've picked up the habit. In every tense situation your hand automatically finds the cigarette in your pocket. Have you been...
  • Bruce Willis' daughter's topless tweets spark Instagram debate May 30, 2014

    Reuters: Scout Willis, the daughter of Hollywood actors Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, said on Thursday she wanted to empower women with her topless social media protest against popular photosharing site Instagram's nonudity policy. Willis, 22, sparked a debate on social media about Internet standards after posting photos of herself topless...