Tents

  • SC permits 'pandals' for marriages, parties on Haryana forest land October 28, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Monday permitted traders to carry on their business activities, including erecting tents and pandals for marriage functions and parties, on forest land in Haryana. A forest bench comprising justices A K Patnaik, S S Nijjar and F M Ibrahim Kalifulla gave the interim relief to the traders...
  • Google's Eric Schmidt uses a BlackBerry! March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt uses a BlackBerry! May be too surprising, but it's true. "I am a BlackBerry user. I like the keyboard of BlackBerry," said Schmidt answering some rapid-fire questions from the Editor of a British daily at Google's Big Tent - a forum to discuss...
  • Internet governance is an oxymoron: Kapil Sibal at Google Big Tent March 22, 2013

    New Delhi:Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal today said internet which has emerged as a powerful medium should be used for empowerment and not disruption. "This is the ultimate analysis, the medium is for empowerment, it is not for disruption. Any technology can be used in any way,...
  • Narendra Modi to address Google Big Tent Activate Summit March 19, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Narendra Modi is the only Chief Minister from India to be invited to address the Google Big Tent Activate Summit 2013 on March 21 through Google+ hangout on the theme 'Technology in Politics'. Before delivering the address, Modi will be interacting with Eric Schmidt, Chairman of Google Inc through...
  • Allahabad: Rains disrupt Maha Kumbh Mela February 17, 2013

    Allahabad: Heavy rains that lashed Allahabad on Saturday created a crisis at the Maha Kumbh Mela premises, sending pilgrims, seers and journalists scurrying for cover as tents collapsed under the deluge. With heavy rains since Friday night, the entire mela area was turned into a mess and water collected at...
  • Cit Journo: Still camping, homeless in Uri October 8, 2006

    Uri: Seven months after the 7.6 magnitude earthquake shook Jammu and Kashmir, Citizen Journalist Suparnaa Chadaa arrived in Uri, one of the worst affected areas in the valley. Suparnaa interviewed homeless families devastated by the killer quake. She met 30yearold Sakina, a mother of four, living in the Chapar camp....