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  • Surya Ganguly wins Grandmasters chess title 1 week ago

    Kolkata: City-based GM Surya Sekhar Ganguly outwitted Cuban GM Isan Reynaldo Ortiz Suarez in a battle of nerves to win the second International Grandmasters Chess Tournament here today. Surya, who was in the lead with Nigel Short and Lu Shanglei, opened up the kingside in a Sicilian defense and his two...
  • Bengaluru: Police officer beats her daughter blue and black, kicks her in groin for having an affair March 13, 2015

    Bengaluru: In a shocking incident in Bengaluru, a father was seen beating his 25-year-old daughter brutally on the streets for having an affair. At least 50 people witnessed the incident but no one interfered or called the police. The incident was highlighted by a witness Nivedita, who along with her...
  • 'Surya Vs Surya' review: Nikhil's performance makes the unconventional story enjoyable March 6, 2015

    Cast: Nikhil, Tridha Choudhury, Madhoo, Tanikella Bharani, Satya, Mast Ali, Thagubothu Ramesh, Praveen, Sayaji Shinde, Rao Ramesh Director: Karthik Gattamneni Nikhil has finally found a haven in unconventional scripts. 'Surya vs Surya' after 'Swamy Ra Ra' and 'Karthikeya' is a delight for the actor and the audience. Nikhil is named Surya...
  • Surya namaskar made mandatory in 48,000 government schools in Rajasthan February 4, 2015

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan government has issued orders on Tuesday to make 'surya namaskar' mandatory in all government and private schools in the state with immediate effect. The order issued by the office is in line with that of Madhya Pradesh government which issued a similar direction a while back. Critics...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 3, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Is the opposition to Surya Namaskar in schools justified? February 3, 2015

    After Madhya Pradesh made Surya Namaskar voluntary in schools, another BJP-ruled state has gone a step further. The Rajasthan government has made it mandatory for school students to meditate and perform the Surya Namaskar. ...
  • BJP suffering from leadership crisis in Jharkhand: JPP August 17, 2014

    Accusing BJP of facing a leadership crisis in the state, Jharkhand People's Party (JPP) president Surya Singh Besra on Sunday said BJP should project its chief ministerial candidate for the coming Assembly elections as it had projected Narendra Modi in the parliamentary polls. "BJP's experiment with Narendra Modi in the general...
  • Pop musician Baba Sehgal to play villain in Telugu film 'Overdose' May 25, 2014

    Chennai: Popular singer Baba Sehgal, who recently made his acting debut in the Telugu period drama 'Rudhramadevi', is all set to play the antagonist in the upcoming thriller "Overdose" in the same language. "I felt Baba would be perfect for the menacing role. We have already started shooting with him and...
  • Nepal Constituent Assembly members to take oath Tuesday January 19, 2014

    Veteran lawmaker Surya Bahadur Thapa will administer the oath to the members of the newlyelected Nepal constituent assembly, officials said on Sunday. The constituent assembly secretariat informed media that senior lawmaker Thapa will administer the oath to members Tuesday afternoon at the assembly building after himself being swornin by President Ram...
  • 'Autonagar Surya' wrapped up with a dance number December 3, 2013

    Chennai: The shooting of Akkineni Naga Chaitanyastarrer Telugu actiondrama 'Autonagar Surya' has been wrapped up with the canning of a soon. The film will be ready for release soon. "We recently shot a dance number featuring Chaitanya and actress Kimaya. With that song, we have completed shooting for the film and...
  • Union minister wants Kurnool as capital of Seemandhra November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: A Union Minister from Rayalaseema region has demanded that Kurnool be made the capital of Seemandhra. Union Minister of State for Railways Kotla Jaya Surya Prakash Reddy on Tuesday met the Group of Ministers (GoM) looking into the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and pushed for Kurnool, a week...
  • 'Pizza 2 Villa' review: This Tamil film is a must watch November 15, 2013

    Cast: Ashok Selvan, Sanchita Shetty, Nasser, SJ Surya Director: Deepan Chakravarthy Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Film franchise is something new to Tamil cinema, which usually consists of commercial potboilers and senseless comedies, but Karthik Subbaraj's 'Pizza' is an exception. What most Tamil filmmakers couldn't achieve, CV Kumar (producer of 'Pizza') did in...
  • WB: Opposition members stage walkout from Assembly August 27, 2013

    Opposition Left Front members on Tuesday staged a brief walkout from the Assembly after Speaker Biman Banerjee refused to admit an adjournment motion moved by Leader of the Opposition Surya Kant Mishra. Rising from his seat at the end of question hour, Mishra read out the motion urging the Speaker not...
  • Ex-servicemen to guard industries in Greater Noida August 24, 2013

    The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) would soon engage people with earlier experience of working in the Army to ensure the security of industrial units in Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. A decision to spruce up the security arrangement of the industrial hub was taken at a meeting...
  • India thrash Nepal in ACC Emerging Teams Cup August 20, 2013

    Singapore: Skipper Surya Kumar Yadav contributed with both bat and ball as Indian under23 side produced a disciplined allround performance to thrash Nepal by 84 runs in a group A match of the Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup on Tuesday. Put into bat, India U23 rode on three half centuries...
  • 135 poems from Harivansh Rai Bachchan's 'Madhushala' released in Santhali August 9, 2013

    The President of Jharkhand People's Party Surya Singh Besra on Friday released the Santhali translation of a collection of poems of Harivansh Rai Bachchan's 'Madhushala' (house of wine) on the occasion of the World Indigenous Day. Titled 'Matkom Rasa', Besra translated 135 poems of the 'Madhushala' of the noted poet who...
  • Surya Kumar Yadav to lead India U23 at Emerging Teams Cup July 11, 2013

    BCCI's AllIndia Junior Selection Committee on Wednesday announced the India Under23 team for the ACC Emerging Teams Cup to be played in Singapore in August. The committee also named the Under19 team for the tour of Sri Lanka in JulyAugust. Mumbai batsman Surya Kumar Yadav will lead India against archrivals Pakistan,...
  • Young Jammu and Kashmir batsman Khajuria in India U19 squad July 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Close on the heels of Parveez Rasool's selection in the Indian team for the Zimbabwe tour, another Jammu and Kashmir cricketer Shubham Khajuria was on Wednesday selected in the India U19 squad for the tour of Sri Lanka. Seventeenyearold Khajuria, who hails from Jammu, has already played three Ranji...
  • Actor Charmi in a new avatar in 'Prema Oka Maikam' March 10, 2013

    Charmi is playing a prostitute in a film titled 'Prema Oka Maikam' Actors Rahul and Sharanya are playing key roles in the film whereas filmmaker Chandhu is directing the movie. Produced by D Venkata Suresh and K Surya Srikanth under Touring talkies banner the shooting of the film has been completed. The...
  • Death toll in Kolkata market fire rises to 21 March 2, 2013

    Kolkata: The toll in the blaze at the Surya Sen Market in Kolkata rose to 21 on Saturday with another persons succumbing to injuries in hospital. "One person with 80 per cent burns died in hospital. The toll is now 21," Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Pallab Kanti Ghosh said. The...
  • Kolkata fire tragedy: Death toll rises to 20 March 1, 2013

    Kolkata: The death toll in Wednesday's fire tragedy in Kolkata has risen to 20. One of the injured admitted at the NRS medical college died on Friday morning. The fire had broken out at the Surya Sen market. Authorities say the market was illegally constructed and had no fire safety...
  • Kolkata fire: Govt refuses to take responsibility March 1, 2013

    Kolkata: The recent deadly blaze at the Surya Sen market with 19 casualties is not the first fire tragedy in Kolkata. But no lessons seem to have been learnt. At the Nandaram Market, where a devastating fire gutted 1,000 shops in 2008. Five years on, loose wires and inflammable material...
  • Another fire tragedy in Kolkata, no lessons learnt? February 28, 2013

    At least 20 people died in the Kolkata fire tragedy on Wednesday and a political blame game between the Trinamool Congress and the Left ensued. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata banerjee said people should be responsible for their own safety. ...
  • Kolkata: Screams of fire victims woke up locals in market area February 27, 2013

    Kolkata: Screams of people on fire broke the silence of the night in the congested Surya Sen Market complex in the city where a fire left labourers and shopkeepers dead. Locals said they were alerted to the fire by shouts of the victims sleeping inside the complex. "At around 3.45...
  • Kolkata: Massive fire leaves 20 dead; Mamata assures action February 27, 2013

    Kolkata: A massive fire in a Kolkata market left 20 people dead and many more injured on Wednesday morning. The fire broke out in the tightly packed Surya Sen market near Sealdah. Around 20 fire engines battled the blaze but the cause of the fire is still unknown. The injured...
  • Kolkata fire: Mamata says people shouldn't sleep in dingy godowns February 27, 2013

    A fire broke out early on Wednesday morning in a tightly packed market place in Kolkata. The death toll stands at 18 and the injured have been admitted to the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital. ...
  • Live: 19 killed in Kolkata fire, Cong seeks probe February 27, 2013

    Kolkata: 13:57 pm: Union Minister Deepadas Munshi demands probe in the incident. "There should be a judicial inquiry into the the fire incident," says Munshi. 13:54 pm: Mamata Banerjee personally monitoring the process of autopsy at the hospital. 13:49 pm: Death toll rises to 19 in the Kolkata market fire. Autopsy has...
  • Kolkata fire: Over 13 dead; Trinamool blames Left February 27, 2013

    Kolkata: Over 13 people have reportedly died after a massive fire broke out at a market near the Calcutta University campus in the wee hours of Wednesday. Rescue workers are evacuating people trapped in the blaze that broke out at 3:50 am in Surya Sen market in Sealdah. The cause of...
  • Seven feared dead in fire near Calcutta University February 27, 2013

    Kolkata: Seven people are feared died in a massive fire that broke out near the Calcutta University campus in the wee hours of Wednesday morning. Rescue workers are evacuating people trapped in the blaze that broke out at 3:50 am. The fire broke out in Surya Sen market in Sealdah...
  • 'Shadow': Audio release of Telugu movie is posponed February 26, 2013

    The audio release of Telugu actor Venkatesh's upcoming film, 'Shadow', has been postponed, music for the film has been composed by Thaman S. The audio release of the film was earlier announced to be on March 7, 2013. Tapsee will play the leading lady of the film while Srikanth, Madhurima will also...