RAJESH

  • Delhi elections: Krishna Tirath rules out infighting in BJP, says Congress has lost its culture 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Former Congress leader Krishna Tirath, who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and is now its candidate from Patel Nagar constituency of Delhi, on Wednesday said that Congress had lost its culture and losing ground across the country. "I will not call my joining of BJP as a change of...
  • Delhi elections: Ashutosh heckled by former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, the infighting within Aam Aadmi Party ranks came to the fore as party leader Ashutosh was heckeled on Monday morning by former party MLA Rajesh Garg and his supporters. Ashutosh was addressing a gathering in Rohini area of New Delhi. Earlier last week, an unidentified...
  • Delhi: AAP leader's car drowns in a pit while he was protesting to fill it December 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The car of former AAP legislator from Rohini, Rajesh Garg, on Wednesday drowned in a pit while he was leading a protest to fill it in Suraj Park area of the constituency. According to Garg, who is also the chairman of district development committee of north-west Delhi, the...
  • 'Rajesh Khanna: The Fallen Superstar': New book seeks to reveal unknown facets about Bollywood's first superstar December 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajesh Khanna's super stardom, tumultuous personal life and meteoric rise and fall have been a favourite subject for authors. And now journalist-writer Yasser Usman has followed the suit and given a fresh perspective about the actor and his cinematic journey in his new book 'Rajesh Khanna: The Fallen Superstar',...
  • Odisha chit fund scam: CBI questions senior IPS officer Rajesh Kumar November 30, 2014

    Bhubaneshwar: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Sunday questioned senior IPS officer Rajesh Kumar in the Odisha chit fund scam. Rajesh Kumar was until recently probing the chit fund scam as the crime branch DIG before the probe was taken over by the CBI under direction from Supreme Court. The probe...
  • Book Review: Author Gautam Chintamani gives an wonderful insight to what made Rajesh Khanna a 'dark star' November 23, 2014

    Who is a 'Star'? The great Satyajit Ray believed that it was anyone who could firmly establish his/her screen presence without the slightest, distracting fuss or frippery, armpit rhetoric or theatrical posturing. Also someone who - through gestures, speech, mannerisms or any special unique trait - could guarantee...
  • There was lacunae in Aarushi-Hemraj murder probe: Former CBI director October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Former CBI Director AP Singh on said there was a "lacunae" in the probe carried out by the first CBI team under the then Joint Director Arun Kumar, in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case. Singh in a condolence message for AGL Kaul, investigator in the case who died last...
  • Actor Hrithik Roshan joins FC Pune City as co-owner October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan on Thursday joined the Indian Super League (ISL) bandwagon as he became a co-owner of FC Pune City, one of the eight franchises that will be competing in the tournament starting Sunday. The Rajesh Wadhawan Group-owned Pune franchise announced its association with the star. Roshan said, "I...
  • CBI arrests Censor Board CEO in a graft case August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI has arrested the CEO of Central Board of Film Certification, Rajesh Kumar, after a complaint was filed against him. An Indian Railway Postal Service Officer of 1995 batch officer Kumar was on deputation to Central Board of Film Certification. Earlier he had come under the CBI scanner for...
  • UPSC CSAT row: RJD MP Pappu Yadav throws paper confetti at Lok Sabha Speaker August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: In yet another low in Parliament Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav threw paper confetti at Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday when she refused to entertain his request for raising the controversy over Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT)...
  • Rajesh Khanna's family ordered by Bombay HC to give the actor's former companion Anita Advani a copy of his will August 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Anita Advani, Bollywood superstar Rajesh Khanna's companion during his last years, heaves a sigh of relief and says she is thankful to the judicial system. The Bombay High Court Wednesday ordered that Anita can be given a copy of Rajesh Khanna's will, whose veracity she has disputed. "I am extremely thankful...
  • Bihar Government to table Walia panel report on Kosi floods July 22, 2014

    The Bihar government on Tuesday said it will table the Walia Commission report on the causes of embankment breach in Kosi River that had resulted in massive inundation 6 years ago in which over 250 people lost their lives, during the ongoing Monsoon Session of the Assembly. The announcement was made...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these Rajesh Khanna films? July 19, 2014

    Superstar of the 60s and 70s, Rajesh Khanna taught Indian what stardom and celebrity worship is. The actor who battled cancer for a long time, passed away on 18 July 2012. On his second death anniversary we are asking you to identify these films of the superstar. ...
  • SP leader expelled from party for 6 years after he garlands Nitin Gadkari July 7, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has expelled Samajwadi Party leader Rajesh Masala for his antiparty activities. Masala, who was party's nominee from Amethi in 2007 Assembly polls, was expelled from the party for six years yesterday. Yadav, who is also the state party chief, ordered the expulsion. According to local MLA...
  • AAP urges Najeeb Jung to change MLA fund spending law; threatens stir July 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party on Sarturday asked Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to change a "discriminatory" act that disallows MLAs from spending their funds for development work in group housing societies' areas here and threatened to launch a citywide stir if its demand was not met. Addressing a press conference, AAP...
  • Agriculture Department conducts drive to check sale of poor quality seeds and fertilisers June 29, 2014

    To curb sale of poor quality seeds and fertilisers, Madhya Pradesh Agriculture Department conducted a drive to check quality of the two farming products and also took punitive measures against companies. "The drive was launched to check quality of seeds and fertilisers and the department took punitive measures including registration of...
  • AAP accuses BJP of luring its MLAs in Delhi June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused BJP of luring its legislators in Delhi with an MLA claiming that some members of the saffron party approached him thrice in the last three days. "BJP tries to lure opposition MLAs unethically. AAP MLAs refuse," the party tweeted. AAP MLA...
  • Delhi: AAP takes up erickshaw illegality issue June 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Three AAP MLAs, along with hundreds of drivers and owners of erickshaws, staged a protest outside the LG secretariat on Sunday, demanding that the government order rendering the rickshaws illegal be revoked. Hundreds of erickshaws' drivers gathered outside LG secretariat and raised slogans against the transport department while...
  • Uma Bharti commits Twitter faux pas on portfolio details May 26, 2014

    Cabinet Minister Uma Bharti on Monday committed a faux pas when she announced her portfolio on Twitter even though the official word on the appointments to the various ministries was still awaited. Soon after she was administered the oath of office, Bharti tweeted that she has got the portfolio of Water...
  • 'The Xpose' review: A wooden Himesh Reshammiya makes a caricature of '60s thrillers May 17, 2014

    Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Zoya Afroz, Ananth Mahadevan, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Sonali Raut, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Bharat Dhabolkar, Jesse Randhawa, Rajesh Sharma Director: Ananth Mahadevan Rating: 1.5/5 What genre does a film fall in, if the hero always enters a scene in slowmotion? And what if the accompanying earsplitting background score makes...
  • Congress President Sonia Gandhi leading in Rae Bareli May 16, 2014

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi is leading by 1,293 votes over her nearest rival Ajay Agarwal of BJP in Rae Bareli. Dimple Yadav, wife of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is leading by over 1,000 votes over her nearest BJP rival Subrat Pathak in Kannauj, as per initial trends. Santosh Gangwar (BJP)...
  • Rajesh Rathi's 'Desires of the Heart' to be screened at Cannes Film Festival May 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Citybased director Rajesh Rathi's English language feature film 'Desires of the Heart' will be screened at the Cannes Film Festival which is opening today. 'The Desires of the Heart' will be screened on May 17 during the 12day event. 'Desires of the Heart' is a love story...
  • ArushiHemraj murder: HC reserves order on bail plea of Rajesh, Nupur Talwar May 9, 2014

    The Allahabad High Court on Friday reserved its judgement on the bail application of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, who are serving life sentence for the murders of their daughter Aarushi and domestic aide Hemraj. The judgement was reserved on the bail plea of the Noidabased couple by a Division...
  • AarushiHemraj murder case: Talwars seek bail from High Court May 6, 2014

    The hearing on the bail plea of dentist couple Rajesh Talwar and Nupur Talwar, who have been awarded life sentence for the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, on Monday began before the Allahabad High Court. A division bench, comprising Justice Rakesh Tiwari and Justice Anil Kumar...
  • Rival parties use money power to influence media, alleges Sharad Yadav April 30, 2014

    With his fate being decided by voters in Madhepura today, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav alleged that rival parties were using money power to influence the media. "Media me thaili ka khub khel hua hain (money power has been used to use media)," Yadav told reporters after casting his vote at the...
  • Bihar's gangsters, their wives in the fray in Lok Sabha elections April 28, 2014

    Even as the Election Commission tries its best to clean up the electoral system, the reality remains that contesting elections involve a lot of money and manpower. With winnnability being the main criteria, all parties give probity a go bye and go for candidates who are not only flush with...
  • Aarushi Talwar's parents seek stay on 'Rahasya' film's release April 10, 2014

    Dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar, serving life sentence for murdering their teenage daughter Aarushi Talwar, on Thursday refuted claims of the Censor Board that the soon to be released film 'Rahasya' has no similarity to her murder and sought stay on its release till their appeal is heard and...
  • Bishnoi powers Rajasthan to thrilling win over Kerala in Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy April 10, 2014

    Led by skipper Rajesh Bishnoi's blistering 75 off 36 balls, Rajasthan rallied brilliantly from a difficult situation to beat Kerala by three wickets with a ball to spare for their second straight victory in the Syed Mushtaq Ali All India T20 Group B game on Thursday. In another Group B...