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  • Coal scam: Court has every right to seek clarification, says PC Parakh December 17, 2014

    Former coal secretary PC Parakh said that the court had every right to seek clarification. "Final decision was the PM's, it was fair and correct," said PC Parakh. ...
  • Coal scam: Court returns CBI's closure report in Hindalco case, asks to record Manmohan's statement December 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The special court probing coal blocks allocation scam on Tuesday asked Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to further investigate a case allegedly involving former coal secretary PC Parakh and industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla. Returning the closure report submitted by the CBI in the Hindalco case, the special court asked...
  • Mani Ratnam's Tamil romantic-drama 'Okay Kanmani' is almost complete December 9, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker Mani Ratnam seemed to have shot upcoming Tamil romantic-drama 'Okay Kanmani' at such a breakneck speed that it's almost complete. It is touted to be his quickest project. The film's shooting started in October. The film's cinematographer P.C. Sreeram recently tweeted: "Travelling time to reach our next destination. Mani...
  • Modi-Sajjad Lone meet: Congress says BJP shaking hands with separatists for political gains November 10, 2014

    Congress leader PC Chako on Monday attacked BJP over former separatist leader and People's Conference Chief Sajjad Gani Lone met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "BJP has been accusing other parties of compromising with separatists now they doing this for political gains as elections are at hand," he said. ...
  • Was shocked to see my name in Centre's affidavit on black money: PC Lodhiya October 27, 2014

    Bullion trader from Rajkot PC Lodhiya who has been named in the government's affidavit said that he was shocked to see his name in the affidavit submitted by the Centre to the Supreme Court. He also added that there has been no formal communication from the government. "I do not...
  • Kerala announces cash awards for Asian Games medallists October 8, 2014

    Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday awarded Indian hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, the hero of the Asian Games final, a cash award of Rs 15 lakh and also offered him the job of a district educational officer in the general education department. Chandy visited Sreejesh at his residence in Kochi...
  • Notion Ink launches Intelpowered hybrid tablet in India at Rs 19,990; features 10.1inch display, Windows 8.1 September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Betting big on growing popularity of 2in1s, devices maker Notion Ink is making a comeback in the Indian market with 'Cain', developed in partnership with Intel, priced at Rs 19,990. The Windowsbased 2in1, which works both as a PC and a tablet, will be available exclusively on eCommerce website...
  • Can't be held responsible for decisions taken by government, says former coal secretary August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: As Supreme Court termed all the coal block allocation from 1993 onwards as illegal, all eyes are on at the ministers and officials who were at the helm during this period. While former Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal refused to comment on the latest court ruling in the coal scam,...
  • Hindalco blunder: Did CBI jump the gun on Birla in the coal scam case? August 20, 2014

    In what comes as a huge embarrassment for the CBI, the agency has decided to file a closure report in its high profile coalgate FIR against Kumar Mangalam Birla and former coal secretary PC Parakh. Sources say the CBI has found no prosecutable evidence. ...
  • Coalgate: CBI to file closure in Hindalco case, Birla, Parakh to get clean chit, say sources August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation is set to file a closure report in the Hindalco case in the coal allocation scam. CBI sources say that Kumar Mangalam Birla and former coal secretary PC Parakh will be given a clean chit. Sources say that there is no prosecutable evidence found...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shuttlers advance to last 16 July 30, 2014

    Glasgow: Indian shuttlers made merry at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday as all of them won their respective matches in straight games to enter the last 16 at the Emirates Arena. P.V. Sindhu and P.C. Thulasi in women's singles and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt, Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap in men's singles notched...
  • HP unveils 12.5inch Pro x2 612 detachable PC; to be available in India by end August July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: HP has announced the launch of its new detachable PC the Pro x2 612. The device has a 12.5inch display and is powered by Intel's Core i3/i5 processors. Customers can choose the standalone tablet Pro Tablet 612, or they can attach it to the fullsize HP Pro x2...
  • HP launches Pavilion x360 convertible PC, colourful Pavilion notebooks in India at Rs 39,990 July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: HP announced the launch of its new range of notebooks, convertible PCs and a variety of colourful accessories at its APJ Media Summit 2014 in Mumbai. The range includes the HP Pavilion notebook series, HP Pavilion x360 convertible PC, HP Pavilion 23 allinone, and the HP Envy 15 notebook...
  • PC market grew only 6 per cent in 20132014: Report June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian IT hardware industry is expected to grow in the range of 2530 per cent to $15.5416.16 billion in the current fiscal, industry body MAIT said today. According to the annual MAIT Industry Performance Review (ITOPS) conducted research firm IMRB International, the IT hardware market is estimated to...
  • Saina, Sindhu progress to second round of Australian Super Series June 25, 2014

    Sydney: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal fought her way back from a game down to win her opening round match, while compatriot PV Sindhu crushed her opponent to storm into the second round of the Australian Super Series here on Wednesday. Saina will now take on compatriot PC Thulasi, who hardly...
  • 10 signs your computer has a virus June 8, 2014

    Does your computer reboot, freeze up or crash at frequent intervals? Your computer might have a virus. Here are 10 signs that indicate that your PC is infected by a virus or any other type of malware. ...
  • Dell India regains top spot in domestic PC market May 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Dell India has attained the top position in the domestic PC market with a 23.1 per cent market share across segments in the first quarter of the current calendar year. "Our leadership and sustained growth has been possible with support from our partner and distributor networks and our rapidly...
  • Arun Maira says his book is on reforms needed for stronger economy May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Planning Commission Member Arun Maira on Tuesday said that his new book focuses on reforms that can ensure a stronger economy and is "very different" from what others have written recently. Maira's book titled 'Redesigning the Aeroplane While Flying Reforming Institutions' comes on the heels of books written...
  • BJP's PC Sorcar manhandled by alleged TMC members in Kolkata May 12, 2014

    Kolkata: Tension has been reported in West Bengal where BJP candidate PC Sorcar was confronted by alleged TMC workers. The incident took place in Salt Lake in Kolkata when the BJP's candidate was coming out of the polling booth. An altercation happened when his supporters intervened and had a faceoff...
  • Windows now has more reasons to be afraid of the Chromebook May 7, 2014

    San Francisco: Another wave of laptop computers running on Google's Chrome operating system will be hitting stores this summer in the latest challenge to Microsoft's dominant Windows franchise. The latest line of Chromebooks unveiled Tuesday run on a new generation of faster Intel microprocessors that don't devour as much battery power....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 1, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: My father died for the country, Priyanka's retort to Modi May 1, 2014

    Hitting out at Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi for his 'daughter' remark, Priyanka Gandhi said that she did not appreciate such remarks for his father. "My father died for this country more than 20 years ago. I loved him more than anyone in the world. I really...
  • Coalgate: Two years on, not a single arrest yet May 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Two years after the CBI launched investigations into Coal block allocation scam, one of the most politically sensitive cases, the probe is fast losing steam. The agency which was quick to file 18 FIRs in just two years is increasingly finding it difficult to sustain their allegations. Sources...
  • Coal scam: Former secretary PC Parakh joins CBI probe May 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Coal secretary PC Parakh on Thursday joined the CBI's investigations into the coal blocks allocation scam. Parakh refused to comment as he walked into the CBI headquarters in Delhi. "I will answer all the questions that the CBI officers will ask. I cannot say anything else right...
  • PM, senior Congress leaders should have spoken out more: Jairam Ramesh April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress's Rural Development Minister, Jairam Ramesh, on Tuesday said in an exclusive interview to CNNIBN that the UPAII was hampered by "ineffective political communication". "Our response to allegations did not carry weight. There was insufficient political communication. The Prime Minister should have spoken out more. All senior leaders...
  • Former coal secretary PC Parakh to be quizzed by CBI on Thursday April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Coal secretary PC Parakh, booked for allegedly abusing his official position to grant a coal block to Hindalco, will be appearing before CBI for questioning on Thursday. The CBI served a fresh summon to the former bureaucrat for appearing on May one as he had expressed his inability...
  • Manmohan Singh not a silent leader; he cannot react to tweets: PMO April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister Office on Friday reacted rather strongly to the volley of attacks on Dr Manmohan Singh saying that the PM cannot react to reports doing the rounds on Twitter. "PM of the country cannot reply to every tweet from leaders or press. We have to verify facts...
  • CBI to quiz PC Parakh in coal block allocation case April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Probe into alleged irregularities in allocation of Talabira-II coal blocks has gained momentum as CBI has started questioning top executives of Aditya Birla Group and were likely to quiz former Coal Secretary PC Parakh next week. Official sources said that some of the top executives of Rs 2.4 lakh...
  • Publishers make merry in election season, books on politicians fly off the shelves April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Book publishers are making a merry this election season. With the election battle unveiling in book stands now, books on political leaders are soon flying off the shelves. The two books that apparently are the most sought after currently are Sanjaya Baru's 'The Accidental Prime Minister' and former...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 14, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...