Runs

  • 4-Minute Mile: A jetpack that allows wearers to run faster 2 days ago

    Houston: American researchers have developed a jetpack that can allow people reach the four-minute mile mark by enhancing speed and agility. Researchers at Arizona State University (ASU) have developed this jetpack with the help of the Defence Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA). The jetpack was designed for soldiers in the field who...
  • Salman Khan's 'hit and run' case trial to restart from September 24 September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Following the production of the "missing" case papers in the Salman Khan hit-and-run case, the trial against the actor will resume before the sessions court here from Sep 24. The prosecution Friday informed the court that all the original documents - barring one - pertaining to witness statements and case...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Missing documents found August 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai police have heaved a sigh of relief with the missing documents pertaining to the 2002 hit-and-run case against actor Salman Khan being found at Bandra police station. The documents were found on Tuesday at Bandra police station, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria said. "We have initiated an inquiry as...
  • Hit-and-run case: Car rams into rickshaw pullers asleep on footpath August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: In a hit-and-run case in the national capital, a car hit 6 cycle rickshaw riders who were asleep on the footpath at Inderlok in North Delhi in the wee hours of Saturday. While the car driver abandoned the car after the accident, all the 56 injured were admitted...
  • Salman Khan hit and run case: Case diary goes missing August 21, 2014

    Mumbai: In a new twist in the Salman Khan hit and run case, the Mumbai Police has told the court that the case diary has gone missing. This is in addition to 55 of the 63 case related documents which are missing. The police informed the court of this issue...
  • Ahmedabad: Two dead, four injured in a hit and run case July 23, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Two people were killed when a car ran over some people sleeping on a footpath in Ahmedabad. Four others were also injured in the accident. The incident took place in Ahmedabad on Wednesday. More details of the accident are awaited. ...
  • Missing witness statements delay Salman Khan accident case hearing June 26, 2014

    Mumbai: A day after a witness turned hostile in the Salman Khan accident case retrial, police statements of two witnesses were Wednesday reported to be "untraceable" which led to the case being adjourned for a month to July 25. The prosecution informed Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande that the original police statements...
  • Witness turns hostile in Salman Khan's hit-and-run case June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: A witness in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Salman Khan today retracted his police statement in a court, saying he had not said that the actor had got down from the driver's seat of his vehicle and ran away after the accident occurred in suburban Bandra. "My statement recorded by...
  • Hit-and-run case: Salman Khan appears in court, another witness identifies him June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan appeared in court on Monday for his hearing in the hit and run case that the Bollywood actor was implicated in the year 2002. The prosecution witness has identified Salman Khan and said he saw him getting out of the car after the accident. A bar...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on the ban to introduce English in state-run schools June 22, 2014

    Actor Rahul Bose tells us how important it is to teach English in Bengali. He emphasisi on the importance of incorporating English as a language in state-run schools ...
  • Running test for police recruitment in evening now: Mumbai Commissioner June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Terming as "unfortunate" the death of four candidates who succumbed after suffering heatstrokes during a police recruitment drive, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria said the Crime Branch would conduct a probe into these incidents. Asked by reporters who should be held responsible for these deaths, Maria said as whenever the...
  • People should pay heed towards environmental conservation: Kailash Meghwal June 5, 2014

    People should realise their responsibilities about environment and its conservation, Rajasthan Assembly Speaker Kailash Meghwal said on Thursday. The Speaker said this at Ramniwas Bag in Jaipur while flagging of a 'Run for Environment' and 'Cycle Rally', on the occasion of World Environment Day on Thursday. Meghwal said there was need to...
  • Michael Clarke backs controversial 'Mankad' run-out rule June 4, 2014

    Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke on Wednesday said he had no problem with a controversial run out rule that marred the fifth and final one-day international between England and Sri Lanka. His England counterpart Alastair Cook insisted a "line had been crossed" after Sachithra Senanayake ran out England's Jos Buttler as...
  • HC extends relief granted to Salman Khan regarding TV programme June 2, 2014

    Mumbai : The Bombay High Court on Monday extended the interim relief granted to Bollywood actor Salman Khan by restraining a private news channel from airing a programme on the hit-and-run case in which he is an accused and facing a trial. The court, on May 30, had restrained the English...
  • HC stops TV channels from showing Salman's hit-and-run case May 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Television channels have been restrained by the Bombay high Court from telecasting any programme on the hit and run case involving actor Salman Khan or publishing its contents on the Internet. The order was passed by Justice S C Gupte yesterday on Salman's application pleading that allegations made in the...
  • Ivorian director Lacote at Cannes: Cinema exists at 'a fine boundary' May 20, 2014

    Reuters: African filmmaker Philippe Lacote recalls an incident from his youth when a film spectator, fearing the martial arts star Bruce Lee would be killed by someone behind him, jumped on stage and slashed the screen with a knife to protect his hero. Lacote, from Abidjan, Ivory Coast, whose "Run" has...
  • Jay Z, Beyonce release fake movie trailer; now fans petition to see the real film May 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Beyonce and Jay Z released a trailer for a fake movie online with guns blazing, and now fans want to see the film actually made. Fans launched a petition Monday on Change.org to support a feature-length version of 'Run'. The trailer that debuted Sunday stars the superstar couple as...
  • Jay Z, Beyonce release fake movie trailer, now fans want to see the film actually made May 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Beyonce and Jay Z released a trailer for a fake movie online with guns blazing, and now fans want to see the film actually made. Fans launched a petition Monday on Change.org to support a feature-length version of 'Run'. The trailer that debuted Sunday stars the superstar couple as...
  • Hit and run case: 4th witness identifies Salman, says he ordered drinks May 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In more trouble for actor Salman Khan, the fourth witness in the 2002 hit and run case has identified the actor and said that Salman had ordered drinks that night. The witness, who worked at a bar, claimed that Salman along with his friends had ordered drinks that night. Three...
  • Markets hit lifetime highs as exit polls predict majority for NDA May 13, 2014

    Market analyst Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has said that this feels like the start of the mother of all bull runs in the markets. ...
  • Watch: Amit Mishra involved in one of the funniest run-outs May 9, 2014

    Rajasthan Royals ran out Sunrisers Hyderabad's Amit Mishra on third throw in an IPL-7 match on Thursday. Wicketkeeper Sanju Samson missed the target after Mishra tried to sneak a bye, and the ball went to bowler James Faulkner who missed as well. Finally, Samson threw down the stumps with Mishra still...
  • News 360: BCCI suspends RCA over Lalit Modi's election as its president May 6, 2014

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday suspended the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) following the election of ousted Lalit Modi as the association's president. In an interview to CNN-IBN, BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel said that the board has suspended RCA and will now appoint a committee...
  • Snapshot: Salman Khan spotted at a sessions court in Mumbai May 6, 2014

    Dressed in a white and blue shirt, sporting a french beard, Salman Khan appeared for the hearing of the hit and run case that he was involved in 2002. Keeping to himself, Salman refused to speak to the press present. The actor has been identified by two of the prosecution...
  • 2002 hit and run case: Witness identifies Salman Khan as getting out of the car from the driver's side May 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan has been identified by two of the prosecution witnesses in the 2002 hit and run case. Importantly one of the two said that he saw the actor exit the vehicle from the drivers side. Salman Khan deposed before the court on Tuesday after his exemption expired...
  • Retrial begins in Salman Khan hit-and-run case April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: A sessions court Monday began the retrial in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan, with the partial deposition of witnesses. The witnesses included Samba Gowda who had drawn the list of articles (panchnama) seized by police on the day of the incident, Sep 28, 2002. Gowda informed public...
  • Johnny Depp not required to testify at a murder trial after lawyers concurred he wasn't in a relationship with accused April 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Johnny Depp will no longer be required to testify at a murder trial after lawyers concurred that he was not in a relationship with the accused. Nancy Lekon was accused of killing a pedestrian with her car in 2009, and she has pleaded not guilty by the court...
  • Hit-and-run case: Salman Khan's re-trial deferred to April 28 April 1, 2014

    Mumbai: The re-trial in the hit-and-run case involving actor Salman Khan was on Tuesday deferred till April 28 by a sessions court as the prosecution sought time to produce witnesses in view of police deployment on election duty. Investigating officer Rajendra Kane informed the court that police were deployed on election...
  • e Lounge: Bombay HC questions parole extension granted to Sanjay Dutt February 26, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • Salman Khan hit and run case: Fresh trial to begin from March 26 February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Fresh trial in the Salman Khan 2002 hit and run case will begin from March 26, 2014. A Mumbai session court on Tuesday fixed the date for the fresh trail. The persecution has submitted a list of 17 witnesses, who will be examined and cross-examined again. This comes after a...
  • Mumbai hit-and-run: Accused out on bail, police await medical reports February 15, 2014

    Mumbai: A 65-year-old man was killed and six others left wounded after the driver of a Maruti Esteem car lost control and rammed into bystanders in Mumbai's Kandivali area. A CCTV footage captured the tragic incident and it shows the driver abandoning the car after its tyre punctured. The driver was...