Everything you need to know about Fakir Chand College: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Fakir Chand College: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Hitting out at the BJP, the Congress Wednesday said the opposition party should explain how it could term as a "conspiracy" the CBI charges against its Rajasthan leader Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh shootout case.
Washington, May 15 (IANS) Smithsonian, the world's largest museum and research complex here, is launching a major crowdfunding campaign May 29 to support what it calls the world's first exhibition on the visual history of
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore here Friday.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Virat Kohli played a captain's knock to lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore to a four-run victory over the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Friday.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A group of students at the Royal College of Art in London have created two masks that can give you superhuman sight and hearing.
Hyderabad, May 4 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad crushed Delhi Daredevils by six wickets in a crucial match here Saturday night to climb up to the third position in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Hyderabad, May 4 (IANS) Bowling with fire, Sunrisers Hyderabad bundled out Delhi Daredevils to 80, the lowest in the current season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), at the Rajiv Gandhi international stadium here Saturday.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Thursday recommended former player Vijay Amritraj for the Dhyan Chand Award and the country's top singles player Somdev Devvarman for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Haryana registered a 4-1 victory over Railways to win the Senior Women's National Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Tuesday.
Raipur, April 29 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils recorded their second victory in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a 15-run win over Pune Warriors India at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium here Sunday.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The amount given to landless poor for building homes will be doubled from this month, the government said Friday.
Shimla, April 22 (IANS) Healthcare services in the Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMCH) here were affected following an indefinite agitation by doctors and paramedical staff, officials said Monday.
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) Twenty-nine teams, including defending champions Railways, will participate in the 13-day third Hockey India Senior Women's National Hockey Championship beginning Thursday at the Major Dhyan Chand Astro Turf Stadium here.
Bangalore, April 15 (IANS) In a world dominated by allopathic multinationals and their smart marketing strategies, a little-known Indian company in this tech hub has made inroads into the global healthcare sector, focusing on research and development (R&D) in herbal medicines.
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Shaan, known for hit numbers like "Jab se tere naina" and "Chand sifarish", is all set to display his dance prowess on the sixth season of "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa". He says he always possessed the skill but never worked on it.
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee greeted people on the occasion of the new year, based on the lunar calender, celebrated Thursday in different parts of the country.
New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chaitra Sukladi and Cheti Chand, which mark the beginning of the traditional New Year in different parts of the country.
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) David Warner's fiery 77 went in vain as Delhi Daredevils faltered in a close finish and suffered their second consecutive loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL), going down by five runs to Rajasthan Royals at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Saturday.
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh and Zaheer Khan have not been included in the probables list for the ICC Champions Trophy in England from June 6 to 23.
Kolkata, April 3 (IANS) The scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Gardens here Wednesday.
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) American Swan, a fashion and apparel lifestyle brand, has roped in Unmukt Chand as its sports ambassador for digital and social media campaigns. The young cricketer is glad he can connect with the youth through the association.
Visakhapatnam, March 3 (IANS) Delhi coasted to a comfortable 75-run win over Assam in the final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy to be crowned the domestic one-day champions.
New Delhi, Mar 1 (IANS) Delhi batsman Unmukt Chand was Friday named the brand ambassador of cola brand Pepsi.
New Delhi, Mar 1 (ANI): Pepsi, the trend-setting brand, today announced the appointment of young cricketing sensation, Unmukt Chand as its brand ambassador.
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Japan became the first side to progress from the women's Hockey World League Round 2 to Round 3 as they saw off main rivals Malaysia 4-0 here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Thirtysixth-ranked Oman men's team beat 70th-ranked Fiji 7-3 in a hard fought match on the seventh and last day of the Hockey World League Round 2 here Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Mamunur Rahman Chayan's four goal corner burst for Bangladesh helped defeat Fiji 8-4 in the men's Hockey World League Round 2 match here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium Saturday.
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Fiji men and Kazakhstan women scored their first goals in the Hero Hockey World League Round 2 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Thursday.
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Russian women's team beat Fiji 9-0 on the second day of the Hockey World League Round 2 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Japanese women's team smashed Fiji 14-0 in the opening match of the Hockey World League (HWL) Round 2 at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Monday.
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) In a 20-minute shootout here, a notorious criminal wanted in connection with more than 15 cases, including murder and robbery, was killed by police, an officer said Thursday. A policeman was also injured.
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Record chasing Delhi Waveriders would come across an inspired Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their final league match of the Hockey India League here Thursday.
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Artists have long been exploring the interplay between text and form: now, books -- with their structure and form, rather than the text -- are also drawn into art, expanding the utility of the printed tome. The genre of art born of such an exploration, book art, is in the city for the first time.
Lucknow, Feb 2 (IANS) League leaders Delhi Waveriders would be keen to set the record straight at the Dhyan Chand Astroturf Stadium here when they take on hosts Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their 10th round-robin match of the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) here Sunday.
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Data captured by smartphone sensors can help criminals determine codes used to lock the gadgets, security researchers have warned.
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): Indian tunes will be the flavour of the 'Beating the Retreat' ceremony this year also.
Sydney, Jan. 25 (ANI): Internet security experts have said top three buzzwords in Twitter - Barack Obama, the Australian Open and gun control - are currently being used by cyber criminals to lure victims on social media.
Gurgaon, Jan 24 (IANS) On a day the country observed the National Girl Child Day, a new-born girl was Thursday found dead near a government community centre here, police said. Investigators suspect the abandoned baby died of cold.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh has been formally elected the national president as no other leader from the party filed nomination papers against him.
Ghaziabad, Jan 19 (IANS) A burglar was shot dead by the owner of a shop he had gone to rob in the wee hours here Saturday. The shop owner is a retired armyman.
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) These are not great times for Bollywood's singers or so it seems if Shaan is to be believed.
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Model-turned-actor Arjun Rampal is getting accolades for his role in the upcoming movie "Inkaar" - even if they are coming from his wife and ex-supermodel Mehr Jesia.
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The inaugural Hockey India League (HIL), aimed at improving the state of the nation's national game, began with a dazzling opening ceremony here Monday. However, the event at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium failed to attract a sizeable crowd in spite of the entrry being gratis.
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The inaugural Hockey India League (HIL), aimed at improving the state of the nation's national game, began with a dazzling opening ceremony here Monday. However, the event at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium failed to attract a sizeable crowd.
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Hockey India League (HIL) Sunday announced massive cash prizes for various categories with the Player of the Tournament set to get a whopping Rs.25 lakh.
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Hockey India League (HIL) announced Bharti Airtel Limited as its associate sponsor for the league which begins from Jan 14 here Saturday.
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Jaipur, Jan 11 (IANS) Rajasthan has framed an action plan to handle with sensitivity incidents of atrocities on women and speedily dispose of these cases, thanks to Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) After making off-beat films like "Hazaaron Khwahishein Aisi" and "Khoya Khoya Chand", Sudhir Mishra is changing track. He is trying to make films that speak the language of the audience.
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) India's $100-billion IT industry in 2012 saw the emergence of new companies to serve global and local markets and sustained growth, despite tough business conditions.
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A Delhi policeman who died after collapsing during gang-rape protests suffered multiple injuries on the neck and chest and cardiac arrest, a post-mortem report released Wednesday said.
Kolkata, Dec 20 (IANS) Leslie Walter Claudius was a hockey legend in the truest sense of the term, perhaps the greatest right half the game has ever seen.
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Hockey India condoled the death of the legendary Leslie Walter Claudius, who passed away after a prolonged illness in Kolkata Thursday.
London, Dec 19 (IANS) While making new friends on the social networking sites like Facebook, not many of us realise it could actually define our life. A study has suggested it actually reveals a lot about us.
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) Bringing the folk music from their countries to the city, artists from Israel and Australia will perform at the Kolkata International Folk Music festival at the Rabindra Sarobar grounds Dec 13.
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Sleeper cells, the insidious and faceless information gathering attack modules of terror groups, have seen a major rise in numbers in the Indian capital after the Dec 13, 2001, parliament attack, say Delhi Police sources.
Sydney, Dec. 6 (ANI): President Barack Obama has been named as world's most powerful leader, according to the Forbes which published it list of world's most powerful people.
Yami Gautam turned 26 today but has no special plans on this auspicious day as she is very busy in the shooting of a film.
London, November 26 (ANI): By keeping your heart healthy and blood pressure under control, you could avoid Alzheimer's disease, say scientists.
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Delhi and Mumbai piled on the runs against their respective opponents on day two of the fourth round of Ranji Trophy matches Sunday.
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Unmukt Chand and Sh[ikhar Dhawan smashed hundreds for Delhi against Tamil Nadu while Rohit Sharma and Hiken Shah made three?figure scores in Mumbai's contest against Hyderabad on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy fourth round matches here Saturday.
London, Nov. 14 (ANI): A Saudi student has been sentenced to life in jail for plotting an attack on the Texas home of ex-President George W Bush.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Delhi bounced back after their terrible loss to Uttar Pradesh last week to score an emphatic 10-wicket win over Odisha in their Ranji Trophy Group B match at the Feroz Shah Kotla here Monday.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard of the fourth and final day of the Delhi versus Odisha Ranji Trophy Group B tie at the Ferozshah Kotla here Monday.
Washington, November 11 (ANI): Scientists from Ireland have discovered a brain region that plays a major role in romantic decision-making.
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard on Day One of the Ranji Trophy Group B tie between Delhi and Odisha at the Ferozshah Kotla here Friday.
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Delhi gained a slight advantage in their first Ranji Trophy Group B home tie after they bowled out Odisha for 143 before tea and ended day one at 62 for three here Friday.
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Veteran journalist D. Sitaram passed away here Monday after prolonged illness. He was 88.
Ghaziabad, Nov 2 (IANS) Delhi's India stars flopped and Uttar Pradesh took charge of the Group B Ranji Trophy cricket tie after the first day's play at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Friday.
Ghaziabad, Nov 2 (IANS) Delhi's India stars flopped and Uttar Pradesh took control of the Group B Ranji Tropy cricket tie after the first day's play at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Friday.
Washington, November 1 (ANI): Researchers at Baylor University's Mind-Body Medicine Research Laboratory have found that clinical hypnosis can effectively reduce hot flashes and associated symptoms among postmenopausal women.
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday asked a union home ministry official to appear and verify the forms for serving summons to US-based websites, including Facebook and Google, for allegedly hosting defamatory content on their sites.
Washington, October 23 (ANI): Researchers including one of an Indian origin have found that it's much easier for consumers to justify continued support of a celebrity or politician disgraced by scandal when they separate moral judgments about a public figure from assessments of their professional performance.
Handwara (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct.23 (ANI): The Indian Army has retrieved a huge cache of arms and ammunition from a hideout of militants near Handwara in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir state.
Amritsar, Oct.21 (ANI): Sufi singers from India, Pakistan and other nations participated in a concert organised here to foster bonds of friendship, goodwill, mutual trust and harmony.
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) A multi-specialty hospital here has successfully used stem cells to cure a hip joint disorder, relieving affected patients from expensive surgery and conservative treatment.
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) For Greek director Babis Makridis, movie making seems to be a way to escape reality.
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 15 (IANS) Insurgents operate with impunity across the countryside while foreign companies seek to cash in on India's natural resources. A tale of present-day India? No, it is Bengal in the late 18th century, though author Biman Nath says the parallels with today's Maoist extremism never came to his mind while writing the book.
Johannesburg, Oct. 14 (ANI): The pace attack of the Delhi Daredevils thrived on an increasingly lively pitch at South Africa's Supersport Park, as they throttled the Kolkata Knight Riders' team to just 108 for seven, winning their Champions League T20 contest by 52 runs.
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's likely visit to Tokyo next month, Japan has conveyed to India its keen desire for civil nuclear cooperation with India.
Shimla, Oct 7 (IANS) Ahead of Nov 4 assembly polls, Himachal Pradesh Sunday shifted two district-level officers on the directions of the Election Commission, an official said.
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 5 (IANS) The fifth edition of the Kovalam Literary Festival (KLF) starts here Saturday after a stimulating first leg in New Delhi.
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, whose bold move overturned a longstanding ban on uranium sale to India, comes here Oct 15 on a three-day visit that could see India and Australia sign a landmark civil nuclear pact.
Los Angeles, Oct 2 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams plans to send his daughter Theodora Teddy Rose to a private school.
Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) Nineteen people, including 12 foreigners, were killed Friday when an aircraft crashed minutes after taking off from the international airport here, an official said.
Kathmandu, Sept.28 (Xinhua-ANI): Nineteen passengers including three crew members killed after the Dornier Aircraft 9N-AHA of Sita Air crashed just a kilometer far from the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu Friday morning.
Shimla, Sep 25 (IANS) No more rotten apples and sweeter profits! That is how cultivators in Himachal Pradesh, a major fruits and vegetable basket, visualise the larger impact of the entry of global supermarket chains like Carrefour and CostCo into India.
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Four years after the 46-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) opened the doors for global nuclear trade for New Delhi, India is steadily inching closer to its pursuit of joining the world's top four atomic control regimes with a large number of countries in favour of getting it within the non-proliferation tent.
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday questioned a central government official to explain the process of serving summons on US-based websites, including Facebook and Google, for allegedly hosting defamatory content on their sites.
Ghaziabad, Sep 19 (IANS) Two policemen viciously attacked by a frenzied mob after the desecration of the Koran remain in serious condition, police sources said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Israel will be the flavour of the fifth edition of the Kovalam Literary Festival Oct 3 at the India International Centre in the capital followed by a two-day session at the Kanakakunnu Palace in Thiruvananthapuram Oct 5-6.
Buenos Aires, Sep 11 (IANS) Indian guru and Art of Living (AoL) founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has exhorted religious leaders the world over to unite people through spirituality.
New York, Sept 9 (ANI): Al Pacino is set to play footie legend Joe Paterno in a new movie about the disgraced football coach.
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Punjab defeated Odisha 4-3 to win the Hockey India Junior Men National Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Sunday.
Lucknow, Sep 6 (IANS) Punjab entered the quarterfinals of the junior men's hockey championship with a 15-0 win over Gujarat at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Thursday.
New Delhi, Sept 4 (ANI): St Stephen's College in New Delhi on Tuesday felicitated its student and captain of the Under-19 cricket team Unmukt Chand, who led India to victory in the World Cup against Australia.
New Delhi, Sept 4(ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit on Tuesday felicitated local boy and captain of the World Cup wining Under-19 cricket team Unmukt Chand.
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs.25 lakh for teenaged cricketer Unmukt Chand who led the Indian team to victory in the final of U-19 cricket World Cup.
On Aug 26, at 12.47 on the Sunday afternoon, Udit Bhatia, an old student of St. Stephen's College, became the first man on the planet to link Unmukt Chand, the under-19 cricket World Cup winning captain, and his shabby treatment by their alma mater.
New Delhi, Aug 31 (ANI): India's Under -19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand has been promoted to the second year of his graduation course at the prestigious St. Stephen's College, here on Friday.