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  • First batch of Indian athletes leave for Asian Games September 4, 2014

    The first batch of the Indian contingent for the upcoming Asian Games left on Thursday with seven track athletes heading for Incheon in advance to acclimatise with the conditions there. Seven athletes -- Sudha Singh (3000m steeplechase), Preeja Sreedharan (5000m and 10,000m), O P Jaisha (1500m and 5000m), Lalita Babbar (3000m...
  • Success story of Bihar's Sudha cooperative finds place in NCERT book June 10, 2014

    The success story of Bihar's Sudha milk cooperative, which markets its products under the label "Sudha Dairy", has found place in the NCERT textbooks, officials on Tuesday said. Bihar State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation (COMPFED) managing director Harjot Kaur said Sudha's success story has been published by the National Council of...
  • Smriti Irani's 'Baa' from 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi' sends blessings for her political journey May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Sudha Shivpuri, who played the elderly 'Baa' to Smriti Irani when they starred together in the long-running TV soap opera "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi", has sent her blessings and good wishes to the newly appointed cabinet minister, whom she believes will carry out her duties with...
  • Sudha's silver in 2013 Asian Athletics upgraded to gold May 27, 2014

    Long distance runner Sudha Singh's silver medal in the 3000m steeplechase event at the 2013 Pune Asian Athletics Championships is set to be upgraded to gold after Ruth Jebet, who won the race, was declared ineligible to represent Bahrain on nationality grounds by the world governing of the sport, IAAF. Kenya-born...
  • Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat wins first gold of Moscow Worlds August 10, 2013

    Moscow: Kenya's Edna Ngeringwony Kiplagat claimed the first gold medal at the 2013 IAAF World Championship here on Saturday when she won the women's marathon in 2:25.44. The 33-year-old Kiplagat, who led home a clean Kenyan podium sweep in the event's last edition Daegu, made history as the first woman ever...
  • Sudha fails to win gold, India slip to 6th at Asian Athletics July 6, 2013

    Pune: Asian Games gold medallist Sudha Singh failed to live up to the expectations as India settled with two silver and two bronze medals on a rather disappointing third day of the 20th Asian Athletics Championships here on Friday. Having broken her own national record last month with an Asian leading...
  • India name 108-strong squad for Asian Athletics June 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Medal prospects Sudha Singh, Vikas Gowda, Krishna Poonia and Tintu Luka were on Friday named in the 110-strong Indian squad for Asian Athletics Championships which will be held in Pune from July 3-7. With India having the luxury to name three athletes each in the 42 events (21 each...
  • Penguin India launches e-singles short digital reads June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Curl-up-with-a-book now can get a lot easier with the launch of Esingles - short and digital-only reads by Penguin Books targeted at people who are short of time but still love to read books. "E-singles are Penguin's short, digital-only reads meant for people who, while sometimes short on...
  • Narayana Murthy's wife speaks about son Rohan's role at Infosys June 7, 2013

    Bangalore: As NR Narayana Murthy makes a comeback to Infosys along with his son Rohan Murty, his wife Sudha Murthy spoke about his exact role in the organisation. Sudha Murthy said Rohan will only be an assistant to the Infosys Executive Chairman and will not be reporting to anyone else....
  • Ram Charan shoots for a song in Switzerland May 21, 2013

    Telugu superstar Ram Charan seems to have a busy year. The actor along with the crew of 'Yevadu' has left for Switzerland to shoo a song sequence for the film. The film will feature Shruthi Haasan and Amy Jackson in leading roles. The film will also feature Allu Arjun and Kajal...
  • Tamil version of 'Greeku Veerdu' is titled as 'Love Story' April 8, 2013

    The Tamil version of superstar Nagarjuna's much awaited film,'Greeku Veerudu', is titled as 'Love Story'. Nayanatara will play the leading lady to Nagarjuna in the film. The bi-lingual film will be released on April 19th. The film is directed by Dasarath and Meera Chopra plays a key role. The title 'Love Story'...
  • Nagarjuna starrer film 'Greekuveerudu' teaser launched February 26, 2013

    The teaser of Nagarjuna's upcoming film, 'Greekuveerudu' is launched and has received a good response from the audience. The actor has a trendy look in the film and carries a flamboyance that suits his character of an NRI in the film. The film is a romantic entertainer and will be...
  • Tamil Review: 'Aadhibhagavan' is violent and irrational February 24, 2013

    Last June, when Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap released his film 'Gangs of Wasseypur', he dedicated it to three specific directors filmmakers from Tamil cinema - Ameer, Sasikumar and Bala. He stated that the 'Madurai triumvirate' was responsible for bringing him back to his grassroots and making him plot a story...
  • 'Aadhi Bhagavana' is a special film: Neetu Chandra February 21, 2013

    Chennai: Actress Neetu Chandra says that more than her enthusiasm to work with Tamil filmmaker Ameer Sultan, it was a challenge to learn the language that persuaded her to be part of forthcoming Tamil action film 'Aadhi Bhagavan'. "Having heard about Ameer's work, I expressed my interest to work in his...
  • Playback singer Sudha Malhotra awarded Padma Shri January 26, 2013

    Chennai: Playback singer Sudha Malhotra, known for films such as 'Dhool Ka Phool', 'Barsaat Ki Raat' and 'Prem Rog', has been named for the Padma Shri award on the eve of the 64th Republic Day. The 76 year old made her singing debut with the song 'Mil Gaye Nahin', composed by...
  • Only a medal gives you recognition: Olympian Sudha Singh December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Sudha Singh, one of India's finest long-distance athletes and current national record holder for the 3000m steeple chase, finished 13th in the event at the 2012 London Olympics. Her timing of 9:55:67 was set while winning gold at the 16th Asian Games at Guangzhou in 2010, and in...
  • TDP RS member quits after row over absence December 9, 2012

    Hyderabad: One of three Rajya Sabha members of the Telugu Desam Party, who were absent during the vote on the foreign direct investment bill in the upper house of Parliament, on Sunday sent his resignation to party president N Chandrababu Naidu. Y Sujana Chowdary said he has sent his resignation from...
  • 'Lucky' Review: This Telugu film is irksome November 3, 2012

    'Lucky', which is loosely based on US romantic comedy 'What Women Want', is a disappointing affair - not worth either your time and money. Neither is the film as humorously quirky as the original, nor has any elements that can engage throughout its running time. Lucky aka Lakshminarayana, a misogynist, works...
  • 'SVSC' to be released on December 21 November 1, 2012

    Only recently Dil Raju had announced that 'Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu' will hit the marquee during the Christmas festival. He just declared the final release date: It is December 21. This Srikanth Addala film is progressing at a brisk pace. Starring Venkatesh, Mahesh Babu, Anjali and Samantha, this family entertainer laced...
  • Six books shortlisted for Book Prize 2012 September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Six books have been shortlisted for 'Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize 2012' of the Shakti Bhatt Foundation. There were 96 entries. The shortlisted books will be sent to the 2012 panel of judges, which consists of literary agent David Godwin, poet and novelist Tishani Doshi, and author Basharat Peer,...
  • 7 AKKA World Conference to be held in Atlanta August 29, 2012

    The preparations are on, for the 7th World Kannada Conference of Association of Kannada Kootas of America (AKKA) in Atlanta for the three days. The venue of the event is Nrupathunga Kannada Koota, Atlanta at Georgia International Conference Center. Nrupathunga Kannada Koota is the oldest association in the USA...
  • Complaint against Govinda over misleading ads August 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Last month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had filed 67 complaints at police stations across the state under various sections of the Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable advertisements) Act, 1955. These include complaints against advertisements of products such as 'Sandhi Sudha plus', 'Step up herbal oil' and 'Power...
  • Will do another film with Mahesh: Dil Raju August 8, 2012

    Two days before the birthday of Mahesh Babu, Dil Raju has come out with a proud statement on 'SVSC'. "This is a wonderful story-based film. This is the first full-length multi-starrer film, starring two big superstars that is coming in Telugu cinema after 25 years. Prakash Raj and Jaya Sudha...
  • Olympics, Day 8: Saina Nehwal wins lucky bronze August 5, 2012

    London: Saina Nehwal won India its third medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games, after being declared the winner in the women's badminton play-off for the bronze medal after her Chinese opponent Wang Xin withdrew with an injured knee. And the news became sweeter with boxer Devendro Singh's entry into...
  • Sudha fails to make final cut in steeplechase August 4, 2012

    London: India's Sudha Singh crashed out of the London Olympics after failing to qualify for the final of the women's 3000m steeplechase event, finishing a lowly 13th out of 15 runners in the first heat here on Saturday. Sudha, a gold medal winner in the 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games, clocked 9:48.86s,...
  • Krishna, Sudha land at Olympic Games Village July 26, 2012

    London: Star discus thrower Krishna Poonia and Asian Games champion steeplechase runner Sudha Singh were among the first batch of Indian track and field athletes to check into the Olympic Games Village here. Krishna, along with her husband and coach Virender Poonia, and Sudha arrived at the Athletes Village in Stratford...
  • Kannada Review: 'Romeo' is a stylish entertainer July 7, 2012

    Ganesh-Bhavana starrer 'Romeo' reaches its young target audience through its styling and visualisation. The film's director PC Sekhar, who has done many corporate films, again proves he focuses more on visual strength of a film. It is better for technically competent directors like Sekhar to realise that storytelling on screen does...
  • Actor Puneeth Rajakumar in TS Nagabharana's next June 22, 2012

    At last the No.1 of Kannada cinema Power star Puneeth Rajakumar is acting in a novel based cinema. The novel of Infosys Foundation Smt Sudha Murthy 'Thumula' has attracted the leading lady of Kannada cinema Smt. Parvathamma Rajakumar. On the special instructions of Smt Parvathamma Rajakumar the topnotch director TS...
  • 11-year-old reviews Sudha Murty's latest book March 2, 2012

    Here is a review of Sudha Murty's 'Grandma's Bag of Stories' by an eleven-year-old, Vidur Bahl, the book is published by Penguin India. 'Grandma's Bag of Stories' is a lovely book written by Sudha Murty. It is neither a novel nor a short stories book it is a mix of the...
  • CJ catches police taking a bribe August 14, 2011

    Citizen Journalist Sudha Chakprapani catches a police officer in action taking a bribe from an illegal vegetable vendor. ...