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  • Can Netas stop implementation of rear seat belt rule? June 16, 2014

    Two weeks after Union Minister Gopinath Munde was killed in a road accident, no lessons seem to have been learnt. In Kerala, Transport Commissioner Rishi Raj Singh issued a circular making seat belts mandatory for all passengers in a four-wheeler. But the move has not gone well with the politicians....
  • 'Purani Jeans' Review: This story of friendship has nothing new to offer May 2, 2014

    What do you expect from a movie that is based on true friendship? Well, an intense bonding between the friends, few heart-wrenching dialogues and a fabulous story line that touches your soul. Director Tanushree Chatrji Bassu's 'Purani Jeans' lacked all three. What seemed to be a delight to watch...
  • 'Purani Jeans' tweet review: First day, first show May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Whenever there's a story based on friendship, it takes us on a trip down the memory lane of our good old school days where friendship mattered the most. Director Tanushree Chatrji Bassu's ' Purani Jeans' is based on on this theme of friendship. Starring Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal...
  • 'Purani Jeans' cast walk for designer Sulakshana Monga at WIFW March 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Debutantes Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal and 'Sixteen' actress Izabelle Leite - the starcast of upcoming film 'Purani Jeans'- became the showstoppers for designer Sulakshana Monga on the day four of ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Autumn/Winter 2014. The newcomers on the ramp did not look nervous and...
  • US panel seeks declassification review of Abbottabad documents November 22, 2013

    Washington: A key US Congressional panel has sought a declassification review of documents collected by Navy SEALs in Abbottabad, Pakistan where al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed in a daring raid in 2011. The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday passed the Fiscal Year 2014 Intelligence Authorisation...
  • HC orders GDA to seal commercial buildings in residential areas September 27, 2013

    Allahabad High Court has directed the Ghaziabad Development Authority to seal all buildings in residential areas that have been leased out to banks, private schools, nursing homes or put to any other commercial use. "We direct the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) to seal all buildings/shops running commercial activities such as banks,...
  • Pak's obsession with India led to Osama raid: Report July 10, 2013

    Islamabad: US Navy SEALs were able to sneak into Pakistan covertly to kill Osama bin Laden because of advanced American stealth technology and the Pakistani military's obsession with India. The leaked report of the Abbottabad Commission said India remained the focus of Pakistan's military "despite a growing American threat including...
  • Heidi Klum got into a public spat with boyfriend? June 12, 2013

    New York: German supermodel Heidi Klum reportedly got into a public argument with boyfriend Martin Kristen while dining at The Spotted Pig eatery, here. The 40-year-old and her bodyguard lover were dining at the New York eatery with a friend Sunday when the argument took place and Klum is said to...
  • I shot Osama bin Laden three times, reveals US commando February 12, 2013

    Washington: Nearly two years after the daring US commando raid that killed the 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden, a US Navy SEAL who pulled the trigger has recounted his role for the first time. Breaking his silence on the May 2011 raid on Laden's hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan, the commando...
  • Punjab: Ponty Chadha's liquor factory sealed December 29, 2012

    Gurdaspur: A liquor factory of slain and controversial industrialist Ponty Chadha was on Friday sealed by Punjab Pollution Control Board here and a case was also registered against its management for violating norms. The board took action as the factory was violating pollution control norms, officials said in Gurdaspur. There have...
  • Patna: KFC outlet running without a licence sealed December 14, 2012

    Patna: Bihar's first Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlet has been sealed after it was found to be running without a licence, state Food Commissioner Sanjay Kumar said on Friday. "KFC's newly opened outlet was sealed by concerned officials after the franchisee failed to produce a licence to run it," Sanjay...
  • Rescued Indian-American doctor doing well: Employers December 12, 2012

    Washington: Indian-American doctor Dilip Joseph, who was rescued from Taliban's captivity in a military operation in Afghanistan, is doing well, but will continue to receive precautionary examinations and debriefing before he returns home, his employers have said. "I have not spoken to him yet but I hear that he is physically...
  • Rescued from Taliban, Indian American doc to return December 11, 2012

    Washington: After being rescued in a daring military operation from Taliban captivity, an Indian American doctor who was involved in training local medical professionals in Afghanistan, is set to return home. Dilip Joseph's employers, Colorado-based Morning Star Development, insisted that it did not pay any ransom to the Taliban for...
  • Indian-American doctor rescued from Taliban December 10, 2012

    Washington: In a daring rescue operation, elite American commandos have rescued an Indian-American doctor who was in the custody of the Taliban in Afghanistan, losing one Navy SEAL and killing seven insurgents. Colorado-based Dilip Joseph had been abducted on December 5 along with two Afghan colleagues as they left a...
  • Osama's body was washed before being buried at sea November 22, 2012

    Washington: Internal emails among US military officers indicate that no sailors watched Osama bin Laden's burial at sea from the USS Carl Vinson and traditional Islamic procedures were followed during the ceremony. The emails, obtained by The Associated Press through the Freedom of Information Act, are heavily blacked out, but...
  • 7 US Navy SEALs punished for revealing secrets November 9, 2012

    Washington: Seven members of the secretive Navy SEAL Team 6, including one involved in the mission to get Osama bin Laden, have been punished for disclosing classified information, senior Navy officials said on Thursday. Four other SEALs are under investigation for similar alleged violations, one official said. The SEALs are alleged...
  • Seven Navy SEALS punished for leaking info for videogame November 9, 2012

    Washington: Seven members of an elite US Navy SEAL team, including one who participated in the raid that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, have been reprimanded for disclosing classified material while helping produce a videogame, officials said on Thursday. All seven of the special operations forces who were punished...
  • Bin Laden raid film opens in US, viewed by millions November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Just in nick of the time for US Presidential elections, the first film on US commando raid that killed Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden in May 2011 was premiered on the US cable channel. Titled ‘SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden’, the 90 minute film...
  • US choppers on Osama mission crossed Indian airspace? September 13, 2012

    Washington: The flight path taken by two American MH-47 Chinook helicopters to Abbottabad in Pakistan to kill Osama bin Laden in May, 2011 has triggered a controversy with questions being raised as to whether they flew over the Indian air space. A just-published book, containing a first-hand account of the raid...
  • Seal accuses Klum of cheating on him September 3, 2012

    Los Angeles: Singer Seal has hinted his former wife, supermodel Heidi Klum, had cheated on him with her bodyguard. Klum, 39, was recently on a family getaway to Sardinia, Italy, where she was spotted getting close to her bodyguard of four years, Martin Kristen, reported TMZ online. When Seal was asked...
  • 'Bad blood' led US ex-SEAL to write Osama book September 3, 2012

    New York: A former Navy Seals commando, against whom the Pentagon has threatened legal action for writing a first-person account of the Osama bin Laden raid, breached the military's non-disclosure agreements because of "bad blood" with his unit from which he had been "ostracised." A new e-book written by other Special...
  • Osama's body was identified by young girl: Book September 1, 2012

    Washington: The dead body of Osama bin Laden was identified by a young girl who was in the room where he was killed after his wives refused to name the elusive al Qaeda chief, a new book by an ex-US Navy Seal has claimed. Matt Bissonnette, 36, in his tell-all...
  • Navy SEAL author worried about leaks after Osama raid September 1, 2012

    Washington: A former Navy SEAL at the center of a brewing battle with the US government over his book worried about security after the raid that killed Osama bin Laden to the point that he questioned signing his real name on a framed flag from the mission which was being...
  • Author of book on Osama raid faces death threats August 25, 2012

    New York: A former Navy SEAL, who has written a tell-all insider account of the raid that killed al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, faces threats to his life as well as legal action after his identity was disclosed by media reports. The book, "No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account...
  • US: Navy SEAL who penned Osama book identified August 25, 2012

    Washington: The author who has ruffled feathers of many in the Pentagon and CIA by writing a tell-all insider account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan has been identified as a 36-year-old former Navy SEAL from Alaska. The book, 'No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the...
  • Navy SEAL commando pens book on Osama killing August 23, 2012

    Washington: A US Navy SEAL commando, involved in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, has written an inside account of the May 2011 mission, raising hackles in the Pentagon and CIA. The author, who uses a pseudonym, "was one of the first men through the door on...
  • Obama cancelled 3 kill Laden missions, claims book August 21, 2012

    London: US President Barack Obama put off three times operations to kill world's most dreaded terrorist Osama bin Laden before finally going ahead with the mission at the insistence of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a new book has claimed. Citing unnamed sources within the joint operations command, Rich Miniter, a...
  • Don't think I will marry again: Heidi Klum July 5, 2012

    Los Angeles: Supermodel Heidi Klum, who split from singer husband Seal after a seven-year marriage, says she may not tie the knot again. The 39-year-old German beauty said though she loved being married to Seal, she is not sure if she ever wants to marry again, reported People magazine. "I don't...
  • Osama's wives gave little away: Pak interrogator May 26, 2012

    Islamabad: Osama bin Laden's three wives were fiercely loyal to him and gave little away when they were interrogated after the al Qaeda chief was killed in a US raid over a year ago, a Pakistani intelligence agent who questioned them said. The three women were arrested by Pakistani security forces...
  • Osama wanted Illyas Kashmiri to target Obama May 3, 2012

    Washington: Osama bin Laden had planned to kill US President Barack Obama and General David Petraeus, who then was the top US commander in Afghanistan, and had issued instructions to Illyas Kashmiri to set up two units to target planes carrying them. According to the documents seized from the Abbottabad safe-house...