anuj

Anuj Bidve’s killer jailed for life


July 27th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) The man who shot dead Indian student Anuj Bidve in a "motiveless" murder in Greater Manchester has been jailed for life, the BBC reported Friday.Kiaran Stapleton, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Delhi Metro gives joyride to cancer-afflicted kids


July 13th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A group of 100 children suffering from cancer and their family members visited the Metro Museum at the Patel Chowk Metro station Friday and had ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brigadier held in defence canteen scam


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) An army brigadier was arrested by the CBI in connection with a corruption racket, involving employees of the canteen stores department (CSD) of the defence ministry ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Landslide kills three in Assam


June 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 22 (IANS) A man and his two minor sons were killed after their house here collapsed following a landslide Friday, police said.The accident took place in Lalunggaon area.Police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Book on Delhi Metro’s success story


May 16th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Now one can flip through the success story of Delhi Metro and the management principles evolved by 'Metro Man' E. Sreedharan in a new book ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Three killed after falling from overcrowded Mumbai train (Second Lead)


April 19th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Three people were killed in Mumbai Thursday after they fell off an overcrowded local train, railway officials said.Fourteen people travelling in other packed trains were also ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Girl commits suicide at Delhi metro station


March 25th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) A 22-year-old girl Sunday committed suicide in the national capital by jumping in front of a metro train, prompting the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Top Indians in the Obama administration


March 10th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) President Barack Obama, whose administration has by far the largest number of Indian Americans, has appointed two more to key White House jobs. USAID administrator ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Delhi Metro bags national award in non-film category


March 7th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has won the national award for the best promotional film in the non-feature film category, a Delhi Metro ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Detention, assault of two men being probed, court told


March 6th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Police here have registered a case against some of its officials, who yet remained unidentified, for allegedly detaining two people last month and assaulting them, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Metro, airport line to open at 2 p.m. on Holi


March 6th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Delhi metro and the airport express line will start operations at 2 p.m. on Holi Thursday, an official said.Services on the six Metro lines that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi Metro to begin operations at 2 p.m. on Holi


March 5th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Delhi Metro services will begin operations only at 2 p.m. on Holi Thursday, an official said.Services on the six Metro lines that connect various parts ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Eight arrested for thrashing Delhi hotel official (Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Eight people, arrested for thrashing the chief security officer of a five-star hotel here, were known to him and the assault was the outcome of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

No cause for alarm for Indian students: British MP Vaz


February 13th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 13 (IANS) British Indian origin MP Keith Vaz said he will speak to the parents of student J. Praveen Reddy, who was critically injured in a brawl at ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Delhi Metro impresses Punjab chief minister


February 13th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal took his maiden ride on the Delhi Metro Monday and described it as an "excellent experience"."It is for the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

How many coaches? Metro to issue alerts (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) To avoid last minute scramble for trains at Delhi Metro's busiest stations, passengers will soon get to know from the platform screens if an incoming ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Metro to alert passengers on approaching trains


January 30th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Monday said they are planning to install advanced Passenger Information Display System (PIDS) at Metro stations in order to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Marathon liver transplant saves three toddlers (with Images)


January 17th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17, (IANS) Three children got a new lease of life following a 20-hour, complex liver transplant procedure, requiring a team of 40 doctors simultaneously performing in half-a-dozen ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Anuj Bidve’s body brought back to India


January 7th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Slain Indian student Anuj Bidve's body was brought back to India Saturday by his family members for performing his last rites, a family source said.The distraught ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Anuj’s parents plead for justice, to return with body Saturday


January 6th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) The distraught parents of murdered Indian student Anuj Bidve have met with the authorities here and pleaded for justice for their son who was shot dead ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Anuj Bidve’s killer remanded in custody


January 2nd, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) A man describing himself as "Psycho Stapleton" was charged with murdering Indian student Anuj Bidve who was shot dead on Boxing Day, BBC reported Monday.Kiaran Stapleton, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

One held as Indian’s killing sparks outrage on Facebook (Second Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old British youth has been arrested over the fatal shooting of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester. The killing triggered condemnation on social networking ... Read more...

Posted in World |

One held as Indian’s killing sparks outrage on Facebook (Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A 17-year-old British youth has been arrested over the fatal shooting of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester, triggering condemnation on social networking website Facebook.Bidve, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Facebook flooded with condemnation for Indian’s killing


December 27th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Social networking website Facebook has been flooded with comments condemning the killing of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Manchester with one terming the killers "vermin".The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Joshi rallies to beat Girish


December 16th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Veteran Devendra Joshi (PSPB) rallied from a two-frame deficit to beat R. Girish (Railways) 3-2 in his opening league fixture and set the tone in the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Eight Indians advance to knockout stage of World Snooker


November 30th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 30 (IANS) While century-breaks continued to rain in the IBSF World snooker championship, and eight Indians qualified for the knock-out stage, 26-year old Omar Alkojah provided a lot ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Eight Indians for World snooker


November 23rd, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 23 (IANS) Junior national champion Lalrina Lenthei and veteran Yasin Merchant have been given wild card entries and will join six other Indians, including former champion Pankaj ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tolmol.com, Malaysian firm to launch ‘Quran mobile’ in India


November 21st, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Tolmol.com, online product comparison firm in a joint venture with Malaysian digital Islamic products maker ENMAC Engineering, Monday launched GSM mobile handset MQ3500 also called ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi Metro to curtail services on Diwali


October 24th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Delhi Metro's last trains will leave their originating stations at 8 p.m. on Diwali Wednesday, an official said.Wednesday's last trains will start at 8 p.m. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Yasin, Pankaj romp to last 16 of Senior National Snooker


August 7th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) Mumbai's Yasin Merchant rolled back the years while drubbing Devendra Joshi 4-0 en route to the pre-quarterfinals of the 78th Senior National Snooker championship here Sunday.Merchant, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New voting machines found perfect: Election Commission


July 28th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sohra (Meghalaya), July 28 (IANS) The Voter Verifiable Paper Trial (VVPT), a new electronic voting machine (EVM) that gives out a paper trail as proof, operated flawlessly in a mock ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Metro services to Ghaziabad start Thursday


July 12th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) The much awaited Delhi Metro services to Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh will start from Thursday, an official said."The Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety (CMRS) today ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Making 3D film is difficult: ‘Bal Ganesh’ director (With Images)


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The 3D filmmaking scene in India is at a very nascent stage and filmmaker Pankaj Sharma, who has directed 3D animation movies like "Bal Ganesh" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Four held for selling fake, dud medicines


June 15th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Four people have been arrested for selling spurious and expired medicines, police said Tuesday. Search is on for three more people involved in the racket."Two ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Snag leaves Metro commuters stranded in tunnel


June 7th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Travellers on Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line had a harrowing experience Tuesday afternoon when a train remained stuck in a tunnel for close to an hour ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe