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Everything you need to know about Perambur High Road: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Third annual U.S.-China consultation on people-to-people Exchange working session held in Beijing

May 3, 2012 at 12:06 PM

Beijing, May 3 (Xinhua-ANI): The third Annual U.S.-China high-level consultation on people-to-people exchange working session kicked off on Thursday in Beijing with nearly 30 topics scheduled to be discussed by 150 delegates from the United States and China.

'Savdhan India' tries to analyse crime, sensitize people

May 2, 2012 at 5:38 PM

Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Sushant Singh, who is co-anchoring crime-based show "Savdhan India" with Gaurav Chopra, describes it as an analytical programme trying to figure out why crime happens, the psychology behind it. The latter says it also cautions people.

UAE discusses cooperation with UNHCR

April 26, 2012 at 11:54 PM

Abu Dhabi, April 26 (IANS/WAM) Officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Thursday met top envoys of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

Plea against special exam to recruit cops dismissed

April 25, 2012 at 3:44 PM

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed an NGO's petition challenging the government's decision to recruit an additional 1,400 Indian Police Service officers through a special examination.

PCB seeks information on appeal filed against petition on cancelled Bangladesh's tour

April 24, 2012 at 4:04 PM

Lahore, Apr 24(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has issued an official press release in which it said that it has asked the Bangladesh Cricket Board to keep it updated and share details of any appeal filed against a High Court writ petition.

Pakistan out of sight, Bangladesh look to South Africa

April 23, 2012 at 8:36 PM

Karachi/Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) Bangladesh have approached South Africa for a series in May after the postponement of a series in Pakistan. Due to its prior commitments, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is unlikely to go ahead with the Pakistan tour even if the Dhaka High Court gives the go-ahead.

Zac Efron looks for 'Mrs. Right'

April 23, 2012 at 5:48 PM

Washington, April 23 (ANI): Zac Efron is having a good time looking for the woman he would want to spend his rest of the life with but hasn't found her.

Angelina Jolie visits Colombian refugees as UN special envoy

April 23, 2012 at 5:48 PM

London, Apr 23 (ANI): Angelina Jolie made her maiden visit to displaced Colombians forced to seek refuge across the border in Ecuador, as a special envoy of UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres.

Cardiovascular disease risk due to high normal BP 'decreases in old age'

April 21, 2012 at 3:01 PM

Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): High normal blood pressure becomes less of a risk factor for incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) and coronary heart disease (CHD) with age, a new study has revealed.

Only 48 percent of Pak citizens have access to safe sanitation: WHO

April 21, 2012 at 12:45 PM

Karachi, Apr 21(ANI): Only 48 percent of population has access to safe sanitation in Pakistan, making it one of the of 57 countries currently most off-track to meet its sanitation Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target to halve the proportion of people without access to adequate sanitation, a UN agency report has said.

BCB chief denies committing to Pak tour in return for PCB support for ICC candidacy

April 21, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Karachi, Apr 21(ANI): Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Mustafa Kamal has denied that he had committed to the country's tour of Pakistan in return for the Pakistan Cricket Board's support of his candidature for vice-presidency in the International Cricket Council (ICC).

US teachers shoot rap video to help students revise

April 20, 2012 at 7:25 PM

London, Apr 20 (ANI): A group of teachers have come up with a novel way to help students study by recording an impromptu rap video at a school in America encouraging pupils to revise for exams.

Pakistan invites new Afghan Peace Council head Salahuddin Rabbani for visit

April 20, 2012 at 2:45 PM

Islamabad, Apr 20(ANI): Pakistan has invited the new head of the Afghanistan High Peace Council, Salahuddin Rabbani, for a visit this year, diplomatic officials have said.

Indian High School in Dubai to probe reports of students' humiliation by teacher

April 20, 2012 at 1:57 PM

Dubai, April 20 (ANI): The management of an Indian High School in Dubai is investigating reports of students being humiliated by a teacher after parents complained about an incidence.

PCB disappointed over postponement of Bangladesh cricket tour

April 20, 2012 at 12:21 PM

Dhaka, Apr 20(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has expressed disappointment over Bangladesh decision to postpone its tour.

Bangladesh's cricket tour to Pakistan postponed over security fears

April 20, 2012 at 12:21 PM

Dhaka, Apr 20(ANI): The Bangladesh team's proposed tour of Pakistan has been postponed with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) officially announcing that it couldn't tour that country at this moment.

Britain all set for London Olympics: James Bevan

April 19, 2012 at 12:05 PM

New Delhi, Apr 19 (ANI): With just 100 days to go before the highly anticipated 2012 London Olympics, British High Commissioner to India James Bevan has said Britain is fully prepared to host competitors and guests at the sports extravaganza.

UNHCR hails UAE's humanitarian efforts

April 18, 2012 at 11:17 PM

Abu Dhabi, April 18 (IANS/WAM) The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has praised the efforts of the UAE to improve the humanitarian conditions of refugees around the world.

Congress keeps away from Singhvi CD controversy

April 18, 2012 at 9:25 PM

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Steering clear of the CD controversy involving Abhishek Manu Singhvi, the Congress Wednesday termed the issue as a "personal matter" and refused to confirm or deny if the party's chief spokesperson had been taken off the duty roster.

Former Maldivian President Nasheed criticizes Indian High Commission's role during coup

April 18, 2012 at 9:25 PM

New Delhi, April 18: Expressing unhappiness over the role of the Indian High Commission officials in Maldives, former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed on Wednesday said he was shocked to see how quickly the Indian government recognized the new government.

New fielding coach determined to turn team into 'High Performance Unit'

April 18, 2012 at 4:53 PM

Islamabad, Apr 18(ANI): Pakistan's new fielding coach Julien Fountain has said he along with coach Dave Whatmore are determined to convert the team into a 'High Performance Unit'.

Heels are pleasure with pain: Louboutin

April 18, 2012 at 12:37 AM

London, April 18 (IANS) French footwear designer Christian Louboutin says high heels are like "pleasure with pain" and women should not wear them if they can't walk in them.

China debates as student lambasts exams

April 17, 2012 at 4:38 PM

Shanghai, April 17 (IANS) A school student has spoken up against the country's exam-oriented education system, triggering debate in China.

Law to be head coach at Australia's Centre of Excellence

April 17, 2012 at 4:37 PM

Melbourne, April 17 (IANS) Former Australian batsman Stuart Law, who stepped down as the Bangladesh coach, will now take over as the Cricket Australia Centre of Excellence (COE) High Performance Coach.

Afghan govt appoints Rabbani's son as Peace Council head

April 14, 2012 at 5:15 PM

Kabul, Apr 14(ANI): Afghanistan has appointed former president Burhanuddin Rabbani's son as the leader of the High Peace Council

Antarctic Penguins counted in satellite census

April 14, 2012 at 1:47 PM

Moscow, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A satellite census has revealed that the population of emperor penguin in Antarctic was twice as much as earlier estimated, an article in the PLoS ONE magazine said.

Astronomer finds planetary system larger than our own

April 13, 2012 at 5:07 PM

London, April 13 (IANS) An astronomer has found evidence that points to a planetary system larger than our own solar system, around the star named HD 10180.

Vitamin D 'not tied to boosting kids' brainpower'

April 12, 2012 at 2:52 PM

Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): High levels of vitamin D may do not seem to boost the academic performance of teenagers, a new study has claimed.

Albanian fugitive held after 15 years in London

April 11, 2012 at 11:47 PM

London, April 11 (IANS) An Albanian accused of multiple murders in his native country and on the run for 15 years, has been finally arrested in north London.

India, Pak to finalise agreement on multiple-entry visa issuance 'very soon'

April 11, 2012 at 1:24 PM

New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): India and Pakistan have reportedly planned to finalise an agreement under which traders of both nations would be issued multiple-entry visas.

Why Pakistanis still in jail if sentence over: Apex court

April 10, 2012 at 8:19 PM

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday expressed its anguish at mentally challenged and deaf-mute foreign nationals, mostly Pakistanis, continuing to languish in Indian jails long after completing their sentences, and asked why the issue could "not be taken up at the highest level".

Sesa Goa issued notices for violating norms

April 9, 2012 at 9:53 PM

Panaji, April 9 (IANS) The Panaji bench of the Bombay High Court Monday issued notice to top officials of Vedanta Resources-owned Sesa Goa, Goa's biggest mining company, for alleged violation of ore transportation norms.

Blame game over delay faced by new Bengal judges

April 9, 2012 at 8:03 PM

Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) The swearing-in ceremony of seven new judges of the Calcutta High Court had to be deferred by several hours Monday, leading to a blame game as to who was responsible.

New judges made to wait for Mamata's signature to take oath

April 9, 2012 at 5:32 PM

Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) The swearing-in ceremony of seven new judges of the Calcutta High Court had to be deferred by several hours Monday as West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had not signed the required papers.

Bangalore firm develops portable solar power generator

April 9, 2012 at 5:32 PM

Bangalore, April 9 (IANS) Leading energy firm HHV Solar Technologies Ltd has developed a portable solar photovoltaic power generator with 600 watt capacity for emergency use in remote locations and disaster management.

Sumptuous spread at PM's luncheon for Zardari

April 8, 2012 at 6:10 PM

New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) It was a Sunday feast in the best of non-vegetarian and vegetarian cuisine that was on offer at the lunch hosted by Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for visiting Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari.

Sonia skips Manmohan, Zardari luncheon meet at 7 RCR

April 8, 2012 at 1:53 PM

New Delhi, Apr 8 (ANI): Congress President has reportedly skipped the luncheon meeting hosted by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in honour of the visiting Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardarai at the former's official residence, 7 Race Course Road.

Tulisa says she can't remember filming sex tape as she was drunk

April 7, 2012 at 2:49 PM

London, Apr 7 (ANI): Tulisa Contostavlos has claimed that she was drunk when her leaked sex tape was made.

Ex ISI chief Pasha rejects claim of military coup to topple Pak govt

April 5, 2012 at 5:44 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieutenant General Ahmad Shuja Pasha has rejected claims that the Pakistan army had planned a coup to topple the government.

Ex ISI chief Pasha denies military coup was planned to topple Pak govt

April 5, 2012 at 5:13 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieutenant General Ahmad Shuja Pasha has rejected claims that the Pakistan army had planned a coup to topple the government.

Pasha says only military leadership was consulted on Ijaz's article

April 5, 2012 at 3:37 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence(ISI) chief Lieutenant General Shuja Pasha has said he consulted only the military leadership after he came to know about Pakistani-American Mansoor Ijaz's article published in a daily.

'Completely vindicated' Cairns ready for cricket comeback after two- year libel trial

April 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM

Wellington, Apr 5(ANI): Former Kiwi cricketer Chris Cairns has said he feels "complete vindication" and added that he is ready to resume playing cricket and lead a normal life in Canberra, after a two-year battle to clear his reputation of match-fixing accusations.

High fat diet can damage the arteries earlier than suspected

April 4, 2012 at 4:03 PM

A high fat diet can damage you arteries earlier than expected and is one of the initial causes of high blood pressure (BP).

High fat diet damages arteries earlier than suspected

April 4, 2012 at 1:37 PM

Washington, April 4 (IANS) A high fat diet damages arteries earlier than suspected and is the first in a series of steps that cause high blood pressure (BP).

Pakistan provincial minister quits

April 4, 2012 at 1:37 PM

Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Dost Muhammad Khosa, Pakistani Punjab's commerce and investment minister, resigned Wednesday following a case being registered against him after an actress whom he had married went missing, a media report said.

Pakistan provincial minister quits

April 4, 2012 at 1:36 PM

Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Dost Muhammad Khosa, Pakistani Punjab's commerce and investment minister, resigned Wednesday following a case being registered against him after an actress whom he had married went missing, a media report said.

Zac Efron bans 'smelly food' before kissing scene

April 3, 2012 at 4:48 PM

Washington, Apr 3 (ANI): Zac Efron has revealed that he refuses to eat tuna or onions before filming kissing scenes, after once being caught out by a love interest earlier in his career.

iPads could replace books in China school

April 3, 2012 at 9:04 AM

Beijing, April 3 (IANS) Students in a Chinese school may soon carry iPads instead of books to their classrooms as the management is planning to allow the use of the gadget.

Nanjing students to use iPads in classrooms

April 2, 2012 at 5:36 PM

Nanjing (China), April 2 (ANI): Students in Nanjing city, in east China's Jiangsu province, will soon experience a fashionable way of study, as books and papers will be be replaced by high-tech gadgets, including iPads.

US announces $12 mn humanitarian aid for Syria

April 2, 2012 at 6:29 AM

Washington, April 2 (IANS) The US government Sunday announced an additional $12.2 million in humanitarian aid for Syria as the second meeting of "Friends of Syria" kicked off in Turkey's largest city Istanbul.

Putin allows high-tech gun that hits nervous system

April 1, 2012 at 6:05 PM

London, April 1 (IANS) Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin has given the go-ahead to a gun that uses electromagnetic radiation to attack a victims' central nervous system, a British media report said.

Zac Efron doesn't think he's 'a heartthrob'

April 1, 2012 at 6:05 PM

New York, Apr 1 (ANI): Zac Efron has admitted that he "hates" the word 'heartthrob' and doesn't think of himself as one.

2,300-yr-old world's earliest stringed instrument found in cave

April 1, 2012 at 5:17 PM

London, Apr 1 (ANI): The remains of what is believed to be the earliest stringed instrument in western Europe have been uncovered in Scotland.

Iran nuke talks set for Istanbul

April 1, 2012 at 8:29 AM

Istanbul, April 1 (IANS) Iran and six world powers have agreed to meet in Istanbul, the largest city of Turkey, April 13 for the latest round of talks over Iran's nuclear programme, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has said.

New round of Iranian nuclear talks set in Turkey

March 31, 2012 at 11:20 PM

Istanbul, March 31 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Saturday that Iran and six world powers have agreed to meet in the Turkish city of Istanbul on April 13 for a new round of talks on Iran's nuclear program.

HIV affected play football to spread awareness

March 31, 2012 at 5:36 PM

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Once ostracised and stigmatized, eleven HIV-affected people rubbed shoulders with football teams from various embassies in the The Football4Hope - "United Cup 2012" here to spread awareness about HIV and AIDS.

Kim Kardashian beats LiLo and Snooki to become 'most overexposed celeb'

March 31, 2012 at 1:12 PM

London, Mar 31 (ANI): Kim Kardashian has topped a poll of the most overexposed celebrities.

High court seeks government's clarification on Tejinder Singh's plea

March 30, 2012 at 2:33 PM

New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday asked the government to clarify whether the press release issued on March 5 containing allegations against Lt. Gen. (retired) Tejinder Singh was issued by the government or army officers, including the army chief, in their individual capacity.

Dunlop appeals against liquidator's appointment, court refuses stay (Lead)

March 29, 2012 at 7:29 PM

Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Thursday refused to stay its order appointing a liquidator for tyre-maker Dunlop India Ltd (DIL) after the company sought an injunction against this.

Major Causes of Hair Loss

March 28, 2012 at 1:30 PM

Hair loss can be characterized in many condition of our scalp condition. Many researchers observed the genetic cause as one of the major causes of hair loss but other causes of hair loss have been located in our life style, food habit etc.

2G scam: Delhi HC issues notice to CBI on Kanimozhi's plea

March 27, 2012 at 6:48 PM

New Delhi, Mar.27 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to give its response to a plea filed by Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) lawmaker Kanimozhi to quash charges against her in connection with the 2G scam.

Apex court reserves verdict on anti-gay sex petitions

March 27, 2012 at 2:08 PM

New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions challenging the Delhi High Court's judgement decriminalising consensual sex among adults of the same gender.

Tulisa sues ex for 100k pounds over leaked sex tape

March 25, 2012 at 1:04 PM

London, Mar 25 (ANI): Tulisa Contostavlos is suing her former beau Justin Edwards for 100,000 pounds over leaking their sex tape, allegedly scaring him into silence over the whole issue.

Black shoes sell less in India: Christian Louboutin

March 24, 2012 at 6:48 PM

Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) Black is not the hot favourite colour among shoe lovers in India, says iconic French footwear designer Christian Louboutin, who has recently set up his first store in India.

Malir bar association ex-president, son killed in Karachi

March 24, 2012 at 2:00 PM

Islamabad, Mar. 24 (ANI): A former President of the Malir Bar association, Salahuddin and his son Ali Haider were shot dead early on Saturday by unknown assailants while on their way to work.

Kerala High Court slams Italian Marines episode

March 23, 2012 at 8:02 PM

Kochi, March 23 (IANS) The Kerala high court Friday came down heavily on the manner in which two Italian marines shot dead two Indian fishermen and termed the incident as one equivalent to terrorist activity.

Shanghai may get its first boys school

March 23, 2012 at 8:02 PM

Beijing, March 23 (IANS) Shanghai may soon have its first boys school if a plan by an education official gets the go-ahead.

New class of landform detected on Mars

March 23, 2012 at 12:48 PM

Washington, March 23 (ANI): University of Washington geologists have discovered an odd, previously unseen landform on Mars, which they believe could provide a window into the geological history of the red planet.

Karnataka CM row: No change for now, says Gowda

March 22, 2012 at 8:44 PM

New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Sadanand Gowda on Thursday told media that there would be no change of leadership in the state for now.

Karnataka CM row: No change for now, says Gowda

March 22, 2012 at 2:17 PM

New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Sadanand Gowda on Thursday told media that there would be no change of leadership in the state for now.

Gowda presents Karnataka Budget, Yeddyurappa heads to Delhi

March 21, 2012 at 9:28 PM

Bangalore/New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday presented the budget for 2012-2013 in the state assembly amid the ongoing political storm over B.S. Yeddyurappa's demand for reinstatement to the top post.

Karnataka crisis: Yeddyurappa arrives in Delhi to meet BJP top brass

March 21, 2012 at 9:27 PM

New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Karnataka strongman B.S. Yeddyurappa arrived here on Wednesday evening to meet the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass amid reports that he may once again be given the chief minister's post.

Karnataka crisis: Yeddyurappa arrives in Delhi to meet BJP top brass

March 21, 2012 at 9:17 PM

New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Karnataka strongman B.S. Yeddyurappa arrived here on Wednesday evening to meet the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass amid reports that he may once again be given the chief minister's post.

Gowda presents Karnataka Budget, Yeddyurappa heads to Delhi

March 21, 2012 at 5:17 PM

Bangalore/New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday presented the budget for 2012-2013 in the state assembly amid the ongoing political storm over B.S. Yeddyurappa's demand for reinstatement to the top post.

2011 voted 'worst year for kids'

March 20, 2012 at 9:36 PM

London, Mar 20(ANI): The year 2011 has been chosen as the worst year for children whereas the year 1976 has been voted as the best.

Karnataka CM Gowda to present state budget amid growing political storm

March 20, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Bangalore, Mar 20 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda is expected to present the state budget on Wednesday amidst a growing political storm over B.S. Yeddyurappa's reinstatement to the top post.

2011 voted 'worst year for kids'

March 20, 2012 at 7:57 PM

London, Mar 20(ANI): The year 2011 has been chosen as the worst year for children whereas the year 1976 has been voted as the best.

Karnataka CM Gowda to present state budget amid growing political storm

March 20, 2012 at 3:50 PM

Bangalore, Mar 20 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda is expected to present the state budget on Wednesday amidst a growing political storm over B.S. Yeddyurappa's reinstatement to the top post.

High white rice intake elevates risk of type 2 diabetes

March 16, 2012 at 9:38 PM

London, March 16(ANI): Eating white rice regularly significantly increases risk of type 2 diabetes, experts have warned.

High white rice intake elevates risk of type 2 diabetes

March 16, 2012 at 12:01 PM

London, March 16(ANI): Eating white rice regularly significantly increases risk of type 2 diabetes, experts have warned.

Watermelons may help keep your heart healthy

March 14, 2012 at 9:34 PM

London, March 14 (ANI): Eating watermelons may help reduce high blood pressure, say researchers.

Watermelons may help keep your heart healthy

March 14, 2012 at 4:04 PM

London, March 14 (ANI): Eating watermelons may help reduce high blood pressure, say researchers.

Congress denies rift in party over Uttarakhand Chief Minister row

March 13, 2012 at 9:08 PM

New Delhi, Mar 13 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday dismissed reports of split in the party after Vijay Bahuguna, the MP representing Tehri Garhwal, was named as chief minister-designate for Uttarakhand.

Congress denies rift in party over Uttarakhand Chief Minister row

March 13, 2012 at 2:20 PM

New Delhi, Mar 13 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday dismissed reports of split in the party after Vijay Bahuguna, the MP representing Tehri Garhwal, was named as chief minister-designate for Uttarakhand.

New app 'will enable diabetics to manage their condition' on iPhone

March 12, 2012 at 9:20 PM

London, Mar 12 (ANI): Diabetics can now easily manage their condition with the help of a device that was unveiled on Monday, which can easily be plugged straight into an Apple iPhone.

European Chess Union introduces 'no cleavage' dress code

March 10, 2012 at 9:23 PM

London, Mar 10 (ANI): European chess officials have introduced a dress code for tournaments to make sure the game maintains its modesty.

Gaddafi's son ordered to hand over ?10m UK mansion to new Libyan government

March 10, 2012 at 9:23 PM

Tripoli, Mar 10(ANI): Former Libyan ruler Colonel Gaddafi's son has been ordered to hand over his 10 million pound UK house to the new government of the country.

Gaddafi's son ordered to hand over ?10m UK mansion to new Libyan government

March 10, 2012 at 4:34 PM

Tripoli, Mar 10(ANI): Former Libyan ruler Colonel Gaddafi's son has been ordered to hand over his 10 million pound UK house to the new government of the country.

European Chess Union introduces 'no cleavage' dress code

March 10, 2012 at 4:02 PM

London, Mar 10 (ANI): European chess officials have introduced a dress code for tournaments to make sure the game maintains its modesty.

'Gigantic' dust devil caught on camera on Martian surface

March 9, 2012 at 9:23 PM

London, March 9 (ANI): NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured a towering dust devil reaching half a mile in height swirling across the surface of the red planet.

'Gigantic' dust devil caught on camera on Martian surface

March 9, 2012 at 11:11 AM

London, March 9 (ANI): NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured a towering dust devil reaching half a mile in height swirling across the surface of the red planet.

Zac Efron calls love scenes with Nicole Kidman 'highlight' of his life

March 8, 2012 at 8:31 PM

London, Mar 8 (ANI): Zac Efron has admitted to being delighted when he bagged the role of Nicole Kidman's onscreen lover in 'The Paperboy' and has called the pair's saucy scenes the "highlight" of his life.

Zac Efron calls love scenes with Nicole Kidman 'highlight' of his life

March 8, 2012 at 2:23 PM

London, Mar 8 (ANI): Zac Efron has admitted to being delighted when he bagged the role of Nicole Kidman's onscreen lover in 'The Paperboy' and has called the pair's saucy scenes the "highlight" of his life.

Karnataka HC quashes case against Yeddurappa in illegal mining case

March 7, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Bangalore, Mar 7 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday quashed a case filed against former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa in connection with anllegal mining case.

Karnataka HC quashes case against Yeddurappa in illegal mining case

March 7, 2012 at 4:15 PM

Bangalore, Mar 7 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday quashed a case filed against former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa in connection with anllegal mining case.

High-resolution working models of Martian moon 'Phobos' created

March 6, 2012 at 8:41 PM

Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Despite decades of Martian exploration, very little is known about Phobos, which is the larger and closer of the two natural satellites of Mars.

Immune system may be behind stress-induced rise in BP

March 6, 2012 at 8:39 PM

Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Cells that are involved in fighting infections may also trigger high blood pressure after a period of psychological stress, researchers say.

High-resolution working models of Martian moon 'Phobos' created

March 6, 2012 at 4:55 PM

Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Despite decades of Martian exploration, very little is known about Phobos, which is the larger and closer of the two natural satellites of Mars.

Immune system may be behind stress-induced rise in BP

March 6, 2012 at 4:07 PM

Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Cells that are involved in fighting infections may also trigger high blood pressure after a period of psychological stress, researchers say.

Ryan Giggs loses 1.5m pounds damage claim over affair with Imogen Thomas

March 3, 2012 at 10:06 PM

London, Mar 3 (ANI): Ryan Giggs' affair with Imogen Thomas could cost him more than 1.5 million pounds after his damage claim against the Sun newspaper was rejected by a High Court judge on Friday.