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  • SC issues notice to MP HC judge accused of sexual harassment August 29, 2014

    Gwalior: Two days after a female Gwalior judge approached the Supreme Court over sexual harassment charges directed against a Madhya Pradesh High Court judge, the apex court has issued a notice to the accused. The SC has also put a stay on the MP HC inquiry committee probing the case. The...
  • If you are a stayathome dad, you definitely need to see these postit notes from a fellow brother August 25, 2014

    Life is not easy for men who are taking care of a baby full time. But this stayathome dad, who is obviously a pro, seems to have it together. A series of amusing postit notes sum up what parenting really is for a man. Props to him for being so...
  • SC dismisses plea to postpone UPSC prelim exam scheduled on Sunday August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Saturday dismissed the plea of UPSC aspirants seeking a stay on the preliminary entrance examination scheduled on Sunday. This comes in the wake of a recent controversy over the aptitude test. The bench headed by Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar dismissed a petition stating that...
  • UPSC aspirants seek SC stay on Prelim exam scheduled on Sunday August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: UPSC aspirants on Saturday moved the Supreme Court seeking a stay on the Prelim exams scheduled on Sunday. The SC is expected to hear the matter at 11 AM today. "What is the rush in conducting this exam? The changes in the exams were made in a huff. It...
  • JK Rowling writes as Dumbledore to 15yearold Harry Potter fan who lost her entire family in a shooting August 7, 2014

    A 15yearold Harry Potter fan who quoted Albus Dumbledore while coming to terms with a shooting that killed her entire family, had the surprise of her life when author JK Rowling sent her a letter signed as the beloved wizard headmaster and an acceptance to the Hogwarts school of witchcraft...
  • UPSC protest on, government advises aspirants to stay calm July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: UPSC aspirants on Tuesday continued their protest here demanding scrapping of Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) from the entrance examination. The government advised the aspirants to maintain calm. The protestors gathered outside the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) office in central Delhi and raised slogans against the former...
  • Andhra HC lifts stay on merger between Ranbaxy, Sun Pharma May 24, 2014

    The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Saturday vacated a status quo order it had issued earlier on Sun PharmaRanbaxy merger process, paving the way for the pharma giants becoming a single entity. While vacating the status quo, Justice G Chandraiah also disposed of the petition filed by two investors requesting the...
  • SC stays Delhi nursery admissions, process delayed further April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed nursery admissions in Delhi. This comes after the High Court vacated stay on the admissions earlier this month. The applicants who had secured a seat in more than one school were asked to zero in on a school till April 9 or...
  • Delhi HC extends stay on nursery admission till April 2 March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday further extended stay on the nursery admission process and fresh draw of lots in the capital's schools till April 2. A bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Sidharth Mridul also declined to entertain a petition filed by a set of...
  • Nursery admissions: Parents distressed as HC stays draw of lots March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Anxiety and tension deepens for parents as nursery admissions in Delhi continue to be in limbo. The process of drawing lots has now been stayed by the High Court, an order which has distressed parents. "I had taken offs, filled forms and now I am not sure if...
  • Home Stay first look: Will the Kannada film meet the viewers' expectations? February 11, 2014

    The teaser of the upcoming film 'Home Stay', which features Sayali Bhagat, Ashok Balakrishnan and Ravi Kale in key roles, is finally out. Directed by Santhosh Kodenkeri, 'Home Stay' marks the debut of Sayali in Sandalwood. How impressive is she? Watch the trailer to find this out. ...
  • Saudi Arabia may restrict expats' stay to eight years January 8, 2014

    Saudi Arabia might restrict foreign workers' stay in the country to a maximum of eight years under a proposed law to create jobs for its citizens, a move expected to affect a large number of Indians. The proposed law has been floated by the Labour Ministry which is studying new proposals...
  • Samsung launches 'Stay New' plan to upgrade to new smartphones January 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Electronics major Samsung launched its 'Stay New' ownership plan for its flagship Galaxy devices, which will offer consumers 18month EMI scheme as well as an option to upgrade to newer models. 'Stay New' empowers the customer to own a Galaxy smartphone of choice and upgrade the same in...
  • Development process affected due to stay orders: Omar June 17, 2013

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday urged that courts should be "a little more reluctant" in giving stay orders on recruitment or development process which affect delivery of services to the people. "It has become almost impossible for us today to complete a process of recruitment...
  • Rihanna naked in bathtub for new video February 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Rihanna has stripped off for a video of her single "Stay". She is seen soaking in a bathtub. The camera stays on the 24-year-old singer as she wallows naked in the blue-tinged water and emotions pass across her face, reports thesun.co.uk. She is seen immersed in her thoughts and...
  • BA offers free stay in London on every return ticket September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Aiming to corner a major chunk of India-UK traffic, British Airways on Wednesday announced an attractive limited-period offer of two-night free stay in London on every return ticket. The return ticket on any class has to be bought from Wednesday (September 05) till September 30 and the travel has...
  • Mangalore: Girls thrashed for partying, 4 arrested July 29, 2012

    Mangalore: About a dozen girls and boys bore the brunt of moral policing when a pro-Hindu organisation on Saturday allegedly raided a local private home-stay and attacked them, triggering off protests from public and opposition parties alike. According to police, a 50-member group, suspected to be members of 'Hindu Jagaran Vedike',...
  • Clemency politics prevails, execution of Rajoana stayed March 28, 2012

    The Centre on Wednesday stayed hanging of Beant Singh's co-assassin Balwant singh Rajoana. ...
  • Budget 2012: Pay more for the comforts of life February 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Budget 2012 presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday, March 16, makes eating out and phone bills and other comforts of life costlier, pinching the common man. Increase in service tax will increase one's mobile bills by 2 per cent every month. Two and four wheelers will...
  • A peek into loss and darkness with Dan Chaon February 10, 2012

    Tokyo: In the world of Dan Chaon's stories, nothing is quite what it should be -- or perhaps it's the way it always was, and nobody saw it clearly before. A widower finds cryptic messages on dollar bills blowing along the street. A man and his wife try to cope with...
  • DVD recommendation: 'The kid stays in the picture' July 23, 2011

    The Kid Stays in the Picture is a captivating documentary that places a revealing camera into the life of legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans, and has him narrate his acclaimed biography in a gravelly-low, matter-of-fact tone. It's a tale of enterprise, relationships, scandals and tragedy, yet what this film beautifully...
  • SC stays probe against Justice Dinakaran April 29, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the pre-impeachment probe by a Rajya Sabha-appointed panel into allegations of judicial misconduct and corruption against Sikkim High Court Chief Justice P D Dinakaran. The apex court passed the order on a plea by Justice...
  • Dubai to organise first ever Yogafest December 21, 2010

    Dubai: The first ever 'Yogafest' in the UAE, offering day-long free yoga and meditation classes for working professionals, will begin here tomorrow, a newspaper report has said. The yoga classes for novice and experienced practitioners will be held in succession at Dubai Internet City's outdoor amphitheatre and the organisers hope...
  • K'taka HC split on rebel MLAs' disqualification October 18, 2010

    Bangalore: The BJP government of Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa is safe for the moment after the state High Court remained split on the disqualification of 11 BJP MLAs by Speaker K G Bopaiah. The issue will now be heard by a third judge on October 20. On the issue of...
  • K'taka: no relief to rebels in Oct 14 trust vote October 13, 2010

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday gave the go-ahead for Thursday’s trust vote in the state Assembly but turned down a fresh plea by disqualified Independent MLAs wanting to take part in the floor test. The HC said proceedings of the Assembly regarding the confidence vote was subject to its...
  • Watch: MP pays Rs 3 lakh for luxury stay of judges November 6, 2009

    Bhopal: The state of Madhya Pradesh footed a bill of over Rs 3 lakh for the luxury stay of High Court Judges in Delhi. The bill was paid despite there being rooms available at the Madhya Pradesh Bhavan during the times these judges made trips to the Capital. These are...
  • Madhya Pradesh judges stay in hotels, state pays November 6, 2009

    New Delhi: An application filed through the Right to Information Act (RTI) has revealed that hotel stay for Judges from the High Court of Madhya Pradesh while in Delhi has cost the state exchequer Rs 3 lakh in bills. The details were acquired from the general administration department of the...
  • Revealed: Magic formula for true happiness! March 17, 2009

    Are you kind? Kindness is closely linked to happiness: the kinder you are to others, the happier you will be. So, how can we learn to be kinder? Maybe you think that kindness is just feeling warm fuzzies? Well, it’s more than that. Kindness means action. Yesterday I was standing in line...
  • Fitness: Exercise at home using simple tips March 5, 2009

    For today's workout we will be using a ball. For an extra challenge I have a gel filled medicine ball here, but you at home can use any ball. ...
  • Sahara reassures investors on RBI order June 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Popular non-banking company, the Sahara Group has got a court stay order on an RBI directive that it must return investments made by the public. The company has 60 lakh investors and deposits worth Rs 20,000 crore. Even though the Group has managed to get a stay...