OBJECTIONS

  • Earth smashed by 556 fiery asteroids in last 20 years November 18, 2014

    Washington: Over 556 small asteroids smashed into the Earth over the last 20 years, NASA researchers have found, suggesting that fiery space rocks are bombarding into the planet's atmosphere at a stunning rate. A map released by NASA's Near Earth Object (NEO) Programme shows that small asteroids frequently enter and disintegrate...
  • Flight MH17 wreckage still lying in Ukraine September 10, 2014

    Hrabove: A child's skipping rope, its yellow handles blistered and charred, lay amid wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that was still strewn across fields of Eastern Ukraine more than seven weeks after the jet was shot down. Chunks of fuselage carrying the Malaysian carrier's logo were lined up alongside...
  • Missing Malaysian plane: Australian, Chinese spot objects in Indian Ocean March 24, 2014

    Chinese and Australian planes on Monday spotted several objects in an area identified by multiple satellite images as containing possible debris from the missing Malaysian airliner, boosting hopes the frustrating search in the southern Indian Ocean could turn up more clues to the jet's fate. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said...
  • Missing Malaysian plane: China releases image of object in search area March 23, 2014

    Kuala Lampur: Search planes headed back out to a desolate patch of the southern Indian Ocean on Sunday in hopes of finding answers to the fate of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, after China released a satellite image showing a large object floating in the search zone. The object, which appeared...
  • Vietnam reports object in sea that may be part of missing jet March 10, 2014

    A Vietnamese navy plane has spotted an object suspected of belonging to a Malaysian jetliner that went missing early on Saturday with 239 people on board, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam said on its website on Sunday. The authority said it was too dark to be certain the object was...
  • Indian showbiz industry treats men as objects, so? October 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Movie buff Shikha Trivedi was at loss for words when she saw her favourite star Ranbir Kapoor flash his butt crack in Abhinav Kashyap's 'Besharam'. She had watched Ranbir flaunt his furry torso and doing string of weird things in the promos of the masala romantic comedy, but...
  • World View: How close is the war on Syria September 6, 2013

    On the show we have exclusive interviews of the French & Syrian Ambassadors on the Syrian crisis. ...
  • Delhi: BJP MLAs meet Lt Gov, seek NOC for unauthorised colonies August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP MLAs on Sunday met the Lt Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, seeking grant of No Objection Certificates (NOCs) to unauthorised colonies on DDA land for expedition of development work in these colonies. The MLAs who were led by Vijay Kumar Malhotra, Leader of the Opposition in Legislative...
  • HC rejects objections against Vidarbha irrigation scam April 25, 2013

    Nagpur: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday rejected preliminary objections raised by Maharashtra government's Vidarbha Irrigation Development Corporation (VIDC), under the scanner for alleged corruption, against two PILs seeking probe into the matter. The court's Nagpur bench is hearing two PILs on the alleged scam, seeking a probe by CBI...
  • Mysterious flying object hits 2 women, perplexes forensic team March 21, 2013

    Palampur: Two women were injured when a mysterious flying object hit them in Patola village of the district on Thursday. The injured women, Sarita and Anita, were hit near Chamunda Devi shrine in Palampur and were rushed to a nearby hospital, police said. A team of forensic science experts reached the spot,...
  • 3D bio-printers to create artificial human organs coming soon March 10, 2013

    Washington: US researchers are working on revolutionary new technology of 3D bio-printers and 'bio-ink' to create artificial human organs and tissues within a decade. Scientists at the University of Iowa College of Engineering's Center for Computer Aided Design (CCAD) are working on projects ranging from printed circuit boards for automobiles...
  • Surgeons left needle, surgical strips inside German man: Lawyer January 17, 2013

    Berlin: A lawyer in Germany claims surgeons left up to 16 objects in her client's body after an operation for prostate cancer. Annette Corinth says doctors removed a needle, compresses and surgical strips from banker Helmut Brecht after his wounds failed to heal properly following surgery in 2009. The 77yearold exbanker...
  • Kingfisher gets NOC from oil cos, leasers January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Kingfisher Airlines has been given a "no objection certificate" from oil companies and some aircraft leasing companies to restart operations, a senior regulatory source said on Wednesday. Kingfisher shares extended gains to 6 percent on the news. The airline, which lost its operating licence at the end of 2012...
  • ISRO team to visit Leh for solving mystery UFO issue December 17, 2012

    Leh/New Delhi: A team of scientists from Indian Space Research Organisation will soon arrive in Leh to further corroborate that the mysterious luminous objects seen on the horizon over a lake in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir are actually "Chinese lanterns". Official sources said today that after getting the...
  • A smartphone app that tracks battlefield objects September 1, 2012

    Washington: Researchers have developed a new software that can track the exact location of distant objects and monitor their speed and direction, allowing smartphone armed soldiers to better target the location of their enemies. The software developed by the University of Missouri researchers relies on smartphones' global positioning system (GPS)...
  • NASA images show Jupiter hit by earthsized object July 22, 2009

    Pasadena: Astronomers say Jupiter has apparently been struck by an object, possibly a comet. Images taken by NASA early on Monday show a scar in the atmosphere near the south pole of the gas giant. The images, taken by the space agency's infrared telescope in Hawaii, come on the 15th anniversary of...
  • Wealth Spl: Does my portfolio look alright? May 28, 2009

    Starting this week, we begin a series called 'Does my portfolio look alright?'. Every Thursday, our experts will review a portfolio sent in by our readers and give some tips on how to improve their investment strategy. This week, our financial expert, Kartik Jhaveri gives Raj smart tips to improve his...
  • LTTE supporter hurls wooden missile at Chidambaram April 14, 2009

    Chennai: An LTTE supporter shouted slogans hailing the banned outfit and hurled a wooden object towards the stage where union Home Minister P Chidambaram was seated during an election rally in Karaikudi town of Tamil Nadu. On Sunday evening, the man, identified by a single name Ramu caused a flutter when...
  • Pune woman denied NOC for selling flat to Muslims April 4, 2008

    Pune: Madhavi Kapoor thought it would be easy to sell her apartment in an upmarket area in Pune. But trouble began when others in the building came to know that she was selling it to a Bohra Muslim family. They objected and did not give her a No Objection Certificate...
  • 236 metal objects found in a tummy! March 3, 2007

    Chennai: It's nothing short of a minor miracle. Doctors at a government general hospital in Chennai dug out 236 metal objects from the stomach of a man who is mentally ill. Jumma Khan, a senile man has been living with the metal objects in his tummy for the past threemonths....
  • Mystery object crashes into US home January 4, 2007

    New Delhi: Authorities were trying to identify a mysterious metallic object that crashed through the roof of a house in eastern New Jersey. The object was heavier than a usual metal object of its size, said Lt. Robert Brightman, who added that no radioactivity could be detected in the metallic object. "It's...