Everything you need to know about Koramangala I Block: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Koramangala I Block: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first Sunday in office was a busy one with a packed schedule which included both official and party meetings.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first day in office began on a hectic note Tuesday as he had back-to-back meetings with dignitaries and delegates from the SAARC nations, as well as his cabinet ministers.
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) A new Indian government took charge Tuesday with most ministers visiting the offices of their allotted portfolios, some even to two-three offices, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi who began with an early meeting at his South Block office.
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Reviving economic growth, containing inflation and repairing public finances would be among the top priorities of the new government, India's new Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Tuesday.
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The Indian economy is passing through a very challenging time and there is need to re-build confidence of global and domestic investors in it, newly sworn-in Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Tuesday after taking charge.
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Narendra Modi, who will take oath as India's 14th prime minister Monday evening, will formally take charge in his South Block office at 8 a.m. Tuesday, officials said.
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) The launch of ETV Kannada Anubandha Awards 2014, aimed at celebrating the togetherness of the channel's family while felicitating the artists for their talent and dedication, was announced here Thursday.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was given a standing ovation by his staff during a farewell hosted for him Tuesday, his last working day at his South Block office, when the cabinet also met and cleared the elevation of the Indian Army vice chief, Lt. Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag, as the new head of the force.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will give a farewell address to the nation May 17 after he submits his resignation to President Pranab Mukherjee, bringing the curtains down on a decade in power, officials said.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was given a standing ovation by his staff at South Block during a farewell they hosted for him Tuesday, a day after the general elections ended. It also saw some moist eyes.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was given a standing ovation by his staff at South Block Tuesday during a farewell they hosted for him. It also saw some moist eyes.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The consortium led by Reliance Industries has served a notice of arbitration on the Indian government, seeking the implementation of the natural gas pricing guidelines notified in January this year.
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New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A fire broke out Tuesday at a room in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in the South Block here, officials said. There was no injury to anyone or damage to property.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A fire broke out Tuesday morning at a room in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in the South Block here, officials said.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Fire broke out Tuesday morning in a room of the Prime Minister's Office. There was no damage or injury reported, an official said.
Bhubaneswar, April 22 (IANS) A dozen people were arrested in Odisha's Kendrapada district in connection with Friday's post-poll violence, police said Tuesday.
Bhubaneswar, April 19 (IANS) Police Saturday clamped prohibitory orders in the district headquarter town of Kendrapada in Odisha after post-poll violence in the area, an official said.
New York, April 11 (IANS) Don't want to let your friends know whether you have read their latest WhatsApp posting - especially ones who get angry soon?
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway made an appearance on TV show "Live With Kelly And Michael" and said that she snuck a flask of tequila into the Oscars.
Los Angeles, March 25 (IANS) US band Backstreet Boys is reportedly in talks with the 1990s British girl band Spice Girls to join them on their tour.
Los Angeles, March 20 (IANS) Joe Cornish has signed up to direct spy thriller "Section 6".
Haryana School Shiksha Priyojna Parishad, Haryana has published the notification for the the 260 Posts of Block Resource Persons (BRP)
Washington, February 28 (ANI): Leah Remini has revealed that her best friend Jennifer Lopez has been giving her spiritual advice.
Sydney, Feb. 24 (ANI): Google has reportedly said that the company only looks for certain qualities in a person while hiring.
Washington, Feb. 22 (ANI): Social networking site LinkedIn has announced a new feature, which enables users to block unwanted members from their profiles.
New Delhi, February 21 (ANI): The official theatrical trailer of Bangalore based crime thriller STATION has been launched at PVR Forum Mall, Bangalore.
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Scientists have in a study drawn attention to the previously under-appreciated risks to marine animals from crude oil exposure, and said oil spills can cause cardiac arrest and sudden death of dolphins, turtles and tunas.
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana Tuesday gave final shape to the Telangana bill with minor amendments, said official sources. It will now be sent to the union cabinet for its approval.
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana has given final shape to the Telangana bill with minor amendments and it will now be sent to the union cabinet for its approval, official sources said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday met a delegation of TRS leaders and appealed to them that the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh "should be peaceful".
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad laid the foundation stone of Mother and Child Block, and Surgical Block at AIIMS, here today.
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Targeting the Congress, BJP leader Arun Jaitley Friday claimed the party is exhibiting signs of nervousness with the general elections approaching, and said union Finance Minister P.Chidambaram "appears to be planning life after the North Block".
Kargil, Jan 30 (ANI): Eight kilometers away from the town of Kargil, a silent battle is on in the village of Akchamal. The battle, headed by a 36-year-old housewife Fiza Banoo, is being fought by the women of the area to participate in the process of empowerment.
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The Beating Retreat ceremony here Wednesday that brought the curtain down on the annual Republic Day celebrations marked a welcome break with tradition, making it more of a concert that the public could relate to rather than a strictly military affair.
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Pakistani designer Huma Nassr, who recently opened her first store in the country, says she wants to bring new fashion elements in the Indian market and ghararas are one of them.
Greater Noida, Jan 15 (IANS) India and Mozambique Wednesday agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to accelerate cooperation in the hydrocarbon sector.
At a juncture when party ideologues are starting to write the first draft of election manifestoes, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's speech to the Combined Commanders of the three services last month provided much food for thought. Certain significant points made by him deserve special attention; not just of the political parties or the intelligentsia but also the aam aadmi, because national security concerns us all.
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) India has evacuated all its employees from South Sudan and shut down oilfields due to the escalating violence in the African nation.
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Tuesday declined to meet a US Congressional delegation to highlight India's strong disapproval of the arrest and handcuffing of an Indian diplomat in New York last week.
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) In a snub, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon Monday cancelled their meeting with a visiting US Congressional delegation Monday to protest the arrest and handcuffing of an Indian diplomat in New York last week.
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) In a snub, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon Monday cancelled their meeting with a US Congressional delegation to protest the arrest and handcuffing of an Indian diplomat in New York last week.
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) India Friday summoned the US envoy and conveyed its strong protest over the arrest and handcuffing of an Indian diplomat accused of visa fraud.
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Indian Army Monday test-fired an advanced version of the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in Rajasthan, piercing the designated concrete structure.
New Delhi, Nov.18 (ANI): An advanced version of the Brahmos supersonic cruise missile system was successfully test fired by the Indian Army at the Pokhran test range in Rajasthan at 10.55 a.m. on Monday.
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) ONGC Videsh (OVL), the overseas arm of state-run explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), Wednesday posted a 14.37 percent increase in net profit during the first half of the current fiscal on the back of increased oil and gas output.
Gurgaon, Nov 12 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs and national security Sartaj Aziz Tuesday met External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon.
London, November 3 (ANI): 'Attack The Block' director Joe Cornish is lined up to direct the upcoming Star Trek film, it has been revealed.
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Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Reliance Industries (RIL) and Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela (PdVSA) have signed a joint study agreement for a development plan for the Ayacucho Block 8 in Orinoco oil belt of Venezuela, RIL said here Thursday.
Washington, Oct. 5 (ANI): Research scientists at MIT are set to present their paper on self-assembling robots to show that their designs are viable.
New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the construction of the Rajaswa Bhawan at Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi at an estimated cost of Rs.485.16 crore to be incurred over a period of next three and a half years (42 months) and Rs.15 crore as annual recurring expenditure after completion of the project.
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) The Indian government plans to develop a new building at a cost of Rs.485.16 crore that will house the head offices of the country's direct as well as indirect tax administration.
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) Toonz Animation, one of south India's top animation studio, has joined hands with Excel Home Entertainment to release a whole new range of DVDs.
Beijing, Sept. 19 (ANI): The US Department of Defense successfully intercepted a short-range ballistic missile target during a missile defense test over the Pacific Ocean.
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) The US military said Wednesday it successfully intercepted a short-range ballistic missile target during a missile defence test over the Pacific Ocean.
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): India and Iraq on Friday signed an agreement on energy cooperation to boost the bilateral ties.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) India and Iraq Friday inked four agreements, including an MoU on energy cooperation and in the management of water resources following talks between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his visiting Iraqi counterpart Nouri al Maliki.
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) The Indian rupee recovered partially from its record low of 64 against a dollar early Tuesday and stood at 63.48 after an apparent intervention by the Reserve Bank oF India (RBI).
Antipasti is not pasta, ravioli is quite different from risotto and fettuccini and farfalle are two distinct dishes.. Italian food, to many in India, may be synonymous with pizzas and pastas but the discerning Indian foodie is rapidly unravelling the many nuances of the cuisine.
Rawalpindi, Aug. 8 (ANI): Pakistan Air Force has come under intense pressure after India stepped up efforts to upgrade its air force last year with a major order for fighters made by Rafale.
New Delhi, Aug. 8 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the proposal for introduction of a Revised Block Grant Scheme for funding Non-Plan expenditure to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc.), Bangalore, for the five financial years from 2012-13 to 2016-17.
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Italy Thursday conveyed to India that it was sensitive to the concerns of the Sikh community in the wake of a controversy after a Sikh delegation was held up at Rome airport and members asked to remove their turbans.
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Singer Nathan Sykes, who is part of The Wanted band, does not rule out a future collaboration with rival One Direction band. He says such tie-ups between rival bands have happened in the past.
Bokaro (Jharkhand), Aug.8 (ANI): In a shocking revelation, a senior police officer in Bokaro has said that Maoists are not even sparing poor farmers while extorting money, and, they kill those who do not pay up.
Raipur, July 21 (ANI): About 30 students have fallen ill after eating mid day meals at their school in Chhattisgarh's Bemetara District.
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will take into account the recent increase in inflation while formulating the policy later this month, Governor D. Subbarao said Monday.
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Soothing music, dim lights, mouth-watering delicacies and good company - what else could one ask for after a hectic day at work? Located in Greater Kailash, Haute Saute Cafe, is truly a place to relax and enjoy with friends while gorging on Mexican, Italian and French cuisines.
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Jenny McCarthy is dating 'New Kids on the Block' singer Donnie Wahlberg, it has been revealed.
Agartala, July 11 (IANS) India is building a network of over 160,000 Common Services Centres (CSCs) to take a gamut of public services to the very doorstep of the common man as part of the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP), a government official said.
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday questioned former coal secretary H C Gupta for over seven hours over alleged irregularities in the allocation of coal blocks between 2006 and 2008 during his tenure.
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Union Minister for Minority Affairs K. Rahman Khan has said that Multi-Sectoral Development Programme (Ms-DP) is being revamped to avoid duplication of programmes.
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Filmmaker J.J. Abrams' hands are quite full with his "Star Wars Episode VII" commitments, and so Paramount Pictures is said to on a hunt for a new director to take charge of the "Star Trek" franchise.
Rio de Janeiro, May 25 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian state-controlled energy giant Petrobras said Friday it sold a 12 percent stake in an oil block off Tanzania's coast to Norway's Statoil.
Beijing, May 21 (Xinhua-ANI): A powerful tornado attacked on Monday afternoon the southern suburbs of the Oklahoma City, capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma, killing at least 51 people and injuring at least 140 others, including about 70 children.
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): Anti-Terrorism Day was observed throughout the country on Tuesday with employees in government offices, public sector undertakings (PSU) and other public institutions taking a pledge in this regard.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested the chief investigator in the coal blocks allotment case for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs.7 lakh to "settle" a land dispute for a businessman.
Moscow, May 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian state-run oil giant Rosneft has pledged to invest around $100 million in geological prospecting and drilling off Vietnam after it received approval for a new oil bloc there, Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin said.
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) India's growth story is credible and the government is making serious efforts to control subsidy and address other macro-economic problems, the finance ministry told rating agency Moody's Tuesday, making a strong pitch for sovereign ratings upgrade.
Rome, May 7 (IANS/AKI) Italy's oil and gas company Eni said it has made a new gas discovery in southern Pakistan that should ease the acute gas shortage for industry and transport in the South Asian country.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Heavenly is the word to describe the experience at The Chocolate Beetle, a chocolate store in the capital named after the vintage Beetle car. Those with a sweet tooth will certainly go crazy after seeing the display of chocolates here.
Islamabad, April 27 (IANS) A case of attempt to murder has been registered against the two prisoners who viciously attacked Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail, a media report said.
Los Angeles, April 26 (IANS) Singer Jennifer Lopez has displayed support to rising Latina star Becky G by featuring in her music video "Becky from the Block", which is a homage to JLo's popular single "Jenny from the Block".
Milan, April 23 (IANS/AKI) Italy's oil and gas giant Eni has been awarded a deepwater exploration block in Egypt's eastern Mediterranean, the company said.
Shillong, April 11 (IANS) The Meghalaya government Thursday hinted that it would approach the judiciary if the four-decade-old boundary dispute with Assam did not get resolved through other means.
Gaya, Apr 6 (ANI): Work and normal activity in Bihar and Jharkhand came to a standstill as Maoists called for a 48-hour shutdown on Saturday.
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): Foreign Ministers of India and Kazakhstan on Tuesday agreed to carry forward their bilateral civil nuclear cooperation beyond 2014.
Bangalore, March 5 (IANS) A private-government initiative to make Bangalore, a known outsource hub, an attractive destination for startups kicks off March 7 here.
New Delhi, Mar. 5 (ANI): The Congress-led UPA Government, which plans to come up with a new surrender policy for Maoist cadres, will install 2200 mobile towers at a cost of Rs 3,000 crore in Naxal-affected states.
Havana, Feb 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Despite progress in Russia-US relations, Moscow and the West could face a serious crisis if the sides fail to resolve the standoff over the deployment of a US missile shield in Europe, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said.
Washington, February 18 (ANI): The sea is no longer a deep, dark mystery, as scientists find innovative ways to track the movements of ocean-going creatures.
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Scientists are wiring oceans to track the movements of deep sea creatures that could help protect marine ecosystems by revolutionizing how we understand their function, population structure, fisheries management and species' physiological and evolutionary constraints.
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Rihanna was out on Valentine's Day alone at The Block club in Hollywood with Chris Brown nowhere to be seen.
Washington, Feb 1(ANI): United States Department of Homeland Security has advised citizens to use any available means, including a pair of scissors, to over power a mass murderer.
Kamrup, Jan 27 (ANI): In an endeavour to promote the traditions and cultures of various tribes inhabiting in the region, a five-day long 'Dimoria Ethnic Festival' was recently organized in Dimoria Block of Assam's Kamrup District.
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Duvvuri Subbarao Thursday met Finance Minister P. Chidambaram to discuss the macro-economic situation ahead of the Jan 29 monetary policy review of the bank.
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Congress and the BJP Tuesday strongly condemned the ceasefire violation and the killing of two Indian soldiers by Pakistani troops, saying the incident will have an impact on bilateral ties.
Accra, Dec 20 (IANS) Ghana has announced the discovery of more oil off the western shores of the country.
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Since full access by Reliance Industries (RIL) to KG-D6 block records was pending, the national auditor has asked the petroleum ministry to examine all issues carefully before considering any more approvals for capital expenditure, Petroleum Minister M. Veerappa Moily said Tuesday.