richa sharma

Wearability, comfort are important for me: Debarun Mukherjee (With Images)


August 5th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Debarun Mukherjee Sunday showcased a wide range of traditional clothing for both men and women, including layered skirts, high collared tops, pleated pants, saris and sherwanis ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

For Salim Merchant, music is life


May 29th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Composer-singer Salim Merchant says his life revolves around music and that he tries to involve in anyting that has a musical connect."Music is my life and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vishal-Shekhar mesmerise with ‘Shanghai’ songs (IANS music review)


May 16th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shanghai"; Music Director: Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravijani; Lyricist: Dibakar Banerjee, Vishal Dadlani, Anvita Dutt Guptan, Neelesh Misra, Kumaar; Singers: Shekhar Ravijani, Vishal Dadlani, Arun Ingle, Mandar Apte, Dibakar, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I want to be like my father: Sanjay Dutt


April 26th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Actor-producer Sanjay Dutt says he wants to be like his late father Sunil Dutt, who was like a pillar of strength for his family."I want ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No acting for Trishala: Sanjay Dutt (Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) When it comes to his daughter Trishala, Sanjay Dutt is a very protective father. He does not want her in showbiz.The 22-year-old was interested in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Trishala not allowed to enter into showbiz, says Sanjay Dutt


January 17th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) When it comes to his daughter Trishala, Sanjay Dutt is a very protective father and candidly admits that he will never allow her to step ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India ‘cautiously optimistic’ about Durban outcome


December 8th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 8 (IANS) Indian Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan Thursday said she is "cautiously optimistic" about UN climate talks arriving at a conclusion as the ambition levels of developed countries ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India’s proposal part of new negotiating draft in Durban


December 7th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 7 (IANS) India's views were echoed at the UN climate change conference here with principle of equity - right to grow - and unilateral trade measures making into ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Searching for India office at UN conference venue (Postcard from Durban)


December 6th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 6 (IANS) Indian Environment Secretary T. Chatterjee was lost while searching for the India delegation office at the International Convention Centre here, the venue of UN climate change ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Drugs to deaths, misfortunes shaped my acting: Sanjay Dutt (Interview)


August 12th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Legal and personal misfortunes almost became a part of life for him since the mid-1990s, but Sanjay Dutt feels the upheavals helped him become a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No strong musical backing for ‘Singham’ (IANS Music Review)


July 3rd, 2011 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Singham"; Music Directors: Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale; Lyricist: Swanand Kirkire; Singers: Sukhwinder Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Ajay Gogavale, Kunal Ganjawala and Richa Sharma; Rating: **1/2National Award-winning music directors Ajay-Atul are ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Richa Sharma builds temple as tribute to parents


March 26th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Singer Richa Sharma, popular for songs like "Billo rani", "Sajda" and "Zor ka jhatka", has built a Sai temple at her birthplace Faridabad in memory ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pritam delivers dry and unimpressive music in ‘Thank You’ (IANS Music Review)


March 9th, 2011 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Thank You"; Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyricists: Amitabh Bhattacharya, Ashish Pandit and Kumaar; Singers: Mika Singh, Master Saleem, Ritu Pathak, Neeraj Shridhar, Richa Sharma, Sonu Nigam and Javed Ali; Rating: ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Taj festival a letdown, feels tourism industry


February 28th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Feb 28 (IANS) The 10-day Taj Mahotsav failed to live up to expectations, with local culture and heritage not given the pride of place, those from Agra's tourism sector ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ten-day Taj Mahotsav to begin Friday


February 17th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 17 (IANS) The ten-day annual cultural extravaganza Taj Mahotsav, dedicated to the heritage of Agra and the Braj region, will open Friday.Over 350 craftsmen from 19 states will be putting ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

WHO finds polio virus in Delhi sewage


February 15th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) In what could be a cause of concern for the national capital, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found the polio virus in the city's ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

In Uttar Pradesh bylanes, children help fight polio


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 3 (IANS) On any polio immunisation day, eight-year-old Ayad Hussain wakes up early, finishes his breakfast and by 7 a.m., along with a dozen other children, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Community mobilisers inch closer towards making India polio-free


January 31st, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Meerut, Jan 31 (IANS) Munzareen Fatima was excited when she was featured as a dedicated polio worker in Oscar-nominated documentary "The Final Inch" in 2009. The 40-year-old, who is a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Arshad happy for Ronit (Movie Snippets)


January 30th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Actor Arshad Warsi is all praises for actor Ronit Roy, who won best supporting actor Filmfare Award, for which he too was nominated."I lost the award ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Muslim clerics join hands for polio eradication in Uttar Pradesh


January 28th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Meerut, Jan 28 (IANS) From sending greeting cards to issuing printed appeals and making announcements from the mosque loudspeaker - Muslim clerics in western Uttar Pradesh are doing everything, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

How battle against polio was won in Uttar Pradesh


January 24th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Meerut, Jan 24 (IANS) From 26 cases of polio in 2009 to none last year, Meerut district is a mirror of the cheering development taking place in polio-endemic Uttar Pradesh.And ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

How green are government buildings? Environment ministry doesn’t know


January 19th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) India, at the forefront of the global war against climate change, does not have any guidelines to make government offices eco-friendly, reveals a Right to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Patiala House’ Music Is Not Different But Entertaining


January 17th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, which is his first release of 2011.Anvita Dutt Guptan has written the lyrics of the songs and they have been crooned by the singers like Vishal Dadlani, Hans Raj Hans, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Patiala House’ packs in entertaining tracks (IANS Music Review)


January 17th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film: "Patiala House"; Music Directors: Shankar Mahadevan-Ehsaan Noorani-Loy Mendonsa; Lyricist: Anvita Dutt Guptan; Singers: Mahalakshmi Iyer, Hard Kaur, Shafqat Amanat Ali, Shankar, Earl, Master Saleem, Vishal Dadlani, Suraj Jagan, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

2010 saw massive coral bleaching in Andamans


January 16th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Rising sea surface temperatures due to global warming caused extensive coral bleaching in some of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands in 2010, which, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

What makes Bollywood singers, choreographers love TV


January 12th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Noticed the surfeit of Bollywood singers and choreographers on TV? Not only are music and dance reality shows giving them a good source of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India to set energy efficiency targets for industries


January 11th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) India will for the first time release energy efficiency targets for eight industrial sectors in April in a move that is expected to save ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Chennai students design nano satellite, to be launched April


January 6th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Chennai, Jan 6 (IANS) A group of 54 engineering students from the city has designed a 10-kg nano satellite to monitor greenhouse gases (GHG) that the Indian space ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Elephant lock to green gym: Science talent to the fore


January 5th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Ever thought of locking the legs of a rampaging elephant? Or shedding extra kilos at a 'green gym' that produces power? Or generating power from ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Student projects dazzle Indian scientists


January 5th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Ever thought of locking the legs of a berserk elephant, shedding those extra kilos at a 'green gym' that generates power from plants? These are some ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

In 2011, cars to come with star ratings on energy efficiency


December 31st, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Car owners in India will come to know, probably from 2011, how eco-friendly their vehicle is. The government is coming up with star labelling ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

They still wait for their children lost in tsunami


December 26th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) It has been six years since his daughter went missing in the December 2004 tsunami, but Sergeant Ravi Shankar continues to keep the waves of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jairam Ramesh blazed new trail for Indian environment (2010 in Retrospect)


December 26th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A no to Vedanta's mega mining project, a moratorium on Bt Brinjal, a question mark on steel major Posco's plans...The Indian environment scene suddenly hotted ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Top 10 Bollywood songs (2010 in Retrospect)


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) The year 2010 offered a wide range of Bollywood songs. While raunchy numbers like "Munni badnaam hui" kept the adrenaline pumping, soft and romantic numbers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

In India’s growing SUV market, few takers for Ramesh’s stand


December 17th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh may call it criminal to use diesel-guzzling SUVs in India, but driving them off the road may not be easy as ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe