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  • Top US officials visit Anand Kumar's 'Super 30' in Bihar, laud the concept June 18, 2014

    Top US officials in India on Tuesday visited the Super 30 Academy and appreciated the innovative idea of mathematician Anand Kumar of helping students from humble background to qualify entrance tests for premier engineering institutions. Deputy Chief of Mission of US Embassy Michael Pelletier and Consul General Helen G LaFave went...
  • 'Cinderella' review: This film will leave you confused June 1, 2013

    Cast: Yolande Moreau, Alexandra Lamy, Isabelle Nanty Director: Pascal Herold Rating: 1 out of 5 This 3D animated 'Cinderella' story is a far cry from the original classic, written by Charles Perrault. This animated film has a 'Western' flavour blended with fantasy. In director Pascal Herold's version, the action takes place in a city...
  • B'lore: Woman turns CJ to expose husband accused of raping minor daughter April 13, 2013

    When a father is accused of allegedly raping his twomonthold daughter, a mother turns Citizen Journalist to expose the brutality. ...
  • Mazurier case: Hollande says he has full faith in Indian judicial system February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Refusing to take sides in a case in which an employee of French consulate in Bangalore was charged with raping his daughter, French President Francois Hollande on Thursday said he has full faith in Indian judicial system. Maintaining that the mother of the girl could meet officials in the...
  • Ratan Tata joins global leaders for Global Ocean Comm February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Nearly two months after retiring as the Chairman of Tata Group, Ratan Tata is taking up a new role by joining hands with global leaders, including former Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin and WTO Director General Pascal Lamy, to launch the Global Ocean Commission (GOC). The GOC brings...
  • Pascal Mazurier denied permission to meet children February 6, 2013

    Bangalore: French Consulate official Pascal Mazurier, accused of raping his minor daughter, has been denied permission by a local court to visit his children. However, the court granted his parents permission to meet their grandchildren. The third additional Family Court judge in Bangalore passed an order granting permission to Pascal's parents...
  • News 360: HC lifts life ban on Mohd Azharuddin November 8, 2012

    In a major relief to former Indian cricket captain and now MP Mohammed Azharuddin, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has lifted the life ban on him, calling it illegal and unsustainable. ...
  • B'lore rape case: French diplomat says he's been framed November 8, 2012

    Bangalore: French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, who is accused of raping his daughter in Bangalore, has said that he's been framed. Pascal has filed a police complaint seeking investigation. He claims that there is no DNA evidence against him in his daughter's rape case. Pascal also said that he wanted the safety...
  • B'lore: French diplomat accused of rape gets bail October 17, 2012

    Bangalore: French embassy official Pascal Mazurier, who was accused of raping his fouryearold daughter, has been granted bail by the Karnataka High Court. Mazurier, who was the Chief of Joint Chancellerie in the Consulate of France, was arrested and sent to judicial custody after his Indian wife Suja Jones accused...
  • Bangalore: French diplomat's bail hearing today September 24, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court will on Monday hear the bail plea of Pascal Mazurier, the French diplomat accused of raping his threeyearold daughter. Mazurier, who was the Chief of Joint Chancellerie in the Consulate of France, was arrested and sent to judicial custody after his Indian wife Suja Jones...
  • French diplomat chargesheeted for raping daughter September 17, 2012

    Bangalore: French diplomat Pascal Mazurier was on Monday chargesheeted for allegedly raping his threeyearold daughter. "City Police today chargesheeted Mauzurier under Section 376 of Indian Penal Code for raping his minor daughter," DCP (Central) Ravikante Gowda said. Mazurier, deputy Head of Chancery in the Consulate of France, was arrested on June 19...
  • B'lore: French diplomat's bail hearing adjourned August 21, 2012

    Bangalore: A Bangalore court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of French diplomat Pascal Mazurier's bail plea in connection with a molestation case till August 30. Mazurier was accused by his wife of molesting their threeyearold daughter, following which a case was filed against him. Mazurier is currently lodged in the Parapana Agrahara...
  • Book on Gandhi's leadership to hit stands in China July 31, 2012

    Beijing: A book written by veteran Indian diplomat Pascal Alan Nazareth on Mahatma Gandhi's outstanding leadership qualities, which have great relevance in today's world plagued by violence and terrorism, has been translated into Mandarin and will soon hit the stands in China. The Mandarin edition of...
  • Order on French diplomat's bail plea likely today July 23, 2012

    Bangalore: A court in Bangalore on Monday is likely to decide on the bail application filed by French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, arrested on charges of raping his fouryear old daughter. The court held an incamera hearing on the bail plea on July 16. During the 40minutelong incamera proceedings held by...
  • Order on French diplomat's bail plea reserved July 16, 2012

    Bangalore: A court in Bangalore on Monday held incamera hearing on the bail application of a French diplomat, arrested on charges of raping his fouryear old daughter, and posted it to July 23 for orders. During the 40minutelong incamera proceedings held by Fast Track Court Judge G R Patil, counsel for...
  • DNA report of French envoy confusing: B'lore Police July 7, 2012

    Bangalore: The DNA report of the French diplomat, Pascal Mazurier, accused of raping his daughter was inconclusive. The Bangalore police said that it will need more clarifications. The police have cited several contradictions in the DNA report and said the report was confusing. On the basis of the report, the...
  • Bangalore: French diplomat's remand extended July 3, 2012

    Bangalore: A court in Bangalore on Tuesday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, arrested on the charge of raping his fouryearold daughter. "A magisterial court has extended Pascal's judicial custody for next 14 days," Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Ravikante Gowda said. Deputy Head of Chancery...
  • B'lore: Police seize passport of French envoy June 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Tuesday seized the passport of the French diplomat, who has been accused by his Indian wife of raping their threeandahalfyearold daughter. The abuse began in 2010, claimed the diplomat's wife, when their daughter was a mere toddler aged one. Pascal Mazurier was arrested on Tuesday morning...
  • France refuses to interfere in B'lore rape case June 18, 2012

    Bangalore: France on Monday refused to interfere in a rape case involving an official of its consulate in Bangalore, saying Indian law will take its own course as the accused does not enjoy diplomatic immunity. French government sources said in Delhi that Indian law will take its course as the accused...
  • Rape accused French envoy 'does not have immunity' June 18, 2012

    Bangalore: The French diplomat in Bangalore who was accused of raping his threeandahalfyearold daughter does not enjoy any immunity, sources said on Monday. Pascal Mazurier was detained on Thursday night for questioning, after his wife, who is an Indian, accused him of raping their minor daughter. However, the police had said that...
  • B'lore: French envoy accused of raping daughter June 16, 2012

    Bangalore: In a shocking story of alleged sexual abuse from Bangalore, a French diplomat's wife has accused him of raping their threeandahalfyearold daughter over the last one year. Even though a complaint has been filed against Pascal Mazurier, and he was detained for questioning on Thursday night, he has not...
  • India's exports in volume grow fastest: WTO April 12, 2012

    New Delhi: India recorded exports growth of 16 per cent in 2011, the fastest in the world in volume terms during last year, even as the global trade expansion slowed to five per cent, according to the WTO report. "India had the fastest export growth among major traders in 2011, with...
  • Review: 'Heartbreaker' is predictable January 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The 2010 French romcom 'Heartbreaker' finally reached India with really bad dubbing. All the witty French puns are probably at the bottom of the sea in Monaco and all we are stuck with is a 'done to death' predictable love story. The dubbed version seems to have lost...
  • WTO warns economic crisis not yet over July 14, 2009

    Geneva: The global economic downturn is far from over, and few countries have dismantled the dangerous protectionist barriers they imposed in response to it, World Trade Organisation Director-General Pascal Lamy said on Monday. In remarks to the WTO's 153 members, Lamy said that import penalties and other border restrictions are closing...