Reach

  • Shun comfort, reach to the masses: Congress national secretary Zubair Khan June 29, 2014

    Congress national secretary Zubair Khan on Sunday appealed to his partymen to shun comfort and reach to the masses in order to galavanise party's base. He said, "instead of getting discouraged by the party's debacle in the Lok Sabha elections, party workers should go between the people with a sense of...
  • Saudis world's biggest Tweeters, India at 21st position November 17, 2013

    In an unexpected finding, Saudis have emerged as the world's largest active Twitter users, while Indians ranked among the lowest tweeters on the microblogging site, according to new research. According to PeerReach, one-third or 32 per cent of the Saudi's online population are active monthly Twitter users. However, countries such as India,...
  • India blank Russia 10-1, qualify for quarter-finals July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: India pummeled Russia 10-1 in their last pool match on Tuesday and saw Australia play out a 3-3 draw with New Zealand that helped India move into the quarter-finals of the junior women's hockey world cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. India, who led 5-0 until half-time, pumped in five more...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: IPS officer PP Pandey carried inside court on a stretcher July 29, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) PP Pandey, an accused in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan case, reached the CBI special court in an ambulance on Monday. He was carried inside the court on a stretcher. The Central Bureau of Investigation is likely to seek custody of Pandey. Additional Solicitor...
  • Kerry says United States ready to 'reach out' to North Korea April 15, 2013

    Tokyo: US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday stressed the United States is willing to engage with North Korea as long as it takes steps to give up nuclear weapons. He also vowed Washington would protect its Asian allies against any provocative acts by the North, but said it...
  • Kolkata college clashes: Congress leader arrested February 26, 2013

    Kolkata: Congress local leader Sheikh Moktar, one of the accused in the sub inspector killing case in violence in Garden Reach area in south-west part of city on February 12, was arrested on Tuesday evening, a senior CID official said. "We have arrested Sheikh Moktar from Howrah station area this evening....
  • 'Will.i.am' song to be broadcast live from Mars August 28, 2012

    Los Angeles: NASA's Curiosity rover is making global headlines as it travels uncharted territory on Mars, and it will venture into new realms back on Earth this week when it premieres a new will.i.am song. The Black Eyed Peas rapper's tune 'Reach For The Stars' will be broadcast live from the...
  • Badminton medal hunt: Saina vs China in the semis August 2, 2012

    London: On a day when one of India's best medal hopes, shooter Ronjan Sodhi, was eliminated from the London Olympics, Saina Nehwal created history by becoming the first Indian badminton player to reach the Olympic semi-finals, where she will take on the World No. 1 Yihan Wang of China. The Indian...
  • Bangalore Metro Reach 3 delayed by 30 days? July 30, 2012

    Bangalore: Although the authorities of BMRCL have claimed that the Reach 3 of Metro will be operational by December, the onset of monsoon has indicated a delay. An urban infrastructure expert suggests that the project could be delayed by at least 30 days. However, apart from the scanty rains, the...
  • Mumbai: Showering gifts on the poor during rains July 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Every monsoon in Mumbai, over 36,000 street children brave the harsh rains and many fall prey to diseases. But the lucky among them have rainwear, for which they have Dr Hetal Turakhia and her husband, Pranay, to thank. The couple has made it their mission to help those in...
  • Bangalore Metro to make 2-km run on Reach II June 27, 2012

    Bangalore: The depot run of the Bangalore Metro train service on Phase I Reach II stretch connecting Rajajinagar and Peenya would be taken up at the ground depot in Peenya on Wednesday, Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said on Tuesday. Speaking to reporters after reviewing the progress of...
  • Not playing Morkel cost Delhi final berth May 26, 2012

    Chennai Super Kings thumped Delhi Daredevils by 86 runs in Qualifier II to set up an IPL-5 final with Kolkata Knight Riders. ...
  • How will the Metro ease traffic woes in Bangalore? October 19, 2011

    'Reach one'that opens on Thursday at 4 pm to the public will connect the not-so-populous eastern hub of Baiyappanahali with the city's centre MG Road. ...
  • 'Halo: Reach' sales hit $ 200 mn on day one September 16, 2010

    Tokyo: Microsoft said on Thursday that its new videogame Halo: Reach had racked up $ 200 million in sales on its launch day, boding well for the November debut of the Xbox 360 console maker's new gaming system. Halo: Reach is the latest version of the blockbuster Halo game series and...
  • Microsoft Halo aims to reignite video game market September 14, 2010

    New York/Seattle: Microsoft Corp is hoping to reverse the recent slump in video games and kickstart the holiday shopping season as it launches the latest version of its blockbuster Halo video game early on Tuesday. Halo: Reach, the fourth in the popular series that pits the player against murderous aliens in...
  • 'Halo: Reach' aims to grab gamers again September 11, 2010

    Los Angeles: Since fans lined up at midnight nearly three years ago for the release of the last Halo video game, a recession struck the US economy, Barack Obama took office and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 became the best-selling shooter game of all time. When the prequel Halo:...
  • India in trillion-dollar economy club June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Propelled by growth in services and manufacturing sectors, coupled with an appreciating rupee, India's economy has swelled to a trillion dollar - making it only the 12th nation to reach this milestone. According to Government data released on Thursday, the country's economy at market prices stood at Rs 41,25,724...