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Everything you need to know about Pratap Garh: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Everything you need to know about Pratap Garh: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

IB report attempts to crush opposing voices: Greenpeace

June 11, 2014 at 8:15 PM

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Greenpeace Wednesday dismissed accusations levelled by the Intelligence Bureau that it was foreign funded and it aimed at stalling development.

Greenpeace rejects IB report, swears by energy sustainability

June 11, 2014 at 5:43 PM

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Greenpeace Wednesday dismissed accusations levelled by the Intelligence Bureau that it is "negatively impacting economic development" in India.

Modi pays tribute to Maharana Pratap

May 31, 2014 at 3:07 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday paid tribute to the valiant 16th century Rajput warrior Maharana Pratap on his 473rd birth anniversary.

Rajesh Pratap teams up with Myntra to retail tees

May 31, 2014 at 1:57 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Ace designer Rajesh Pratap Singh has collaborated with e-commerce platform Myntra to retail his Mario de Miranda and Music tees online.

For Aaskha Goradia, playing Dheerbai 'challenging'

May 23, 2014 at 6:28 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) TV actress Aaskha Goradia's re-entry as Dheerbai spices up the drama in "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap". The actress says it is a very challenging role to play.

RSS will have no role in cabinet formation: Venkaiah

May 18, 2014 at 4:42 PM

New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will have no role in the formation of the union cabinet, senior BJP leader M. Venkaiah Naidu said Sunday.

Odisha, Delhi enter sub-jr national hockey final

May 17, 2014 at 8:18 PM

Vadodara, May 17 (IANS) Odisha beat Sports Authority of India (SAI) in the first semifinal of the Hockey India Sub-Junior Men's National Championship (Division B) while Delhi rained goals hosts Gujarat in the other semifinal to progress to the summit clash.

Now Anu Malik does the towel dance! (TV Snippets)

May 13, 2014 at 2:10 PM

Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Ever since Ranbir Kapoor did the 'towel dance' in "Saawariya", it has caught the fancy of several actors. And this time, the bug has bitten singer-composer Anu Malik!

'Maharana Pratap' now a one-hour show

May 9, 2014 at 6:44 PM

Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Fans of historical TV show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap" have a reason to rejoice as the show's time slot has been extended from half an hour to one hour.

'Maharana Pratap' to take leap? (TV Snippets)

March 28, 2014 at 5:09 PM

Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) The story of historical TV show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap" will go into fast forward mode in a few months, according to a source. It is likely to be a "big" leap.

Intelligence agencies did a great job by nabbing top IM terrorists: R P N Singh

March 25, 2014 at 6:13 PM

New Delhi, Mar.25 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh on Tuesday lauded intelligence agencies for achieving big success in nabbing Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists, and said the government will not take rest until it brings all the terrorists to justice.

Congress leader J C Diwakar Reddy joins TDP

March 24, 2014 at 10:36 AM

Hyderabad, Mar 24 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and former Minister from Ananthapur District of Rayalaseema region, J C Diwakar Reddy has joined the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

BSP declares all 80 LS candidates in Uttar Pradesh

March 20, 2014 at 4:35 PM

Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Thursday released the names of party candidates for all the 80 Lok Sabha (LS) seats from Uttar Pradesh.

Lalu's wife, sons and daughter are star campaigners

March 20, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Patna, March 20 (IANS) Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's wife, his two sons and daughter are his star campaigners in the Lok Sabha polls, according to the list of party's star campaigners submitted to the Election Commission.

Glitter and grandeur brings curtains down on LFW 2014

March 17, 2014 at 6:11 PM

Mumbai, Mar 17, (ANI) : The Lakme Fashion Week 2014 came to an end with grandeur and glitter on Sunday in Mumbai.

Kareena sets stage on fire at LFW finale

March 16, 2014 at 11:15 PM

Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Designer Rajesh Pratap Singh's incredible outfits and show stopper Kareena Kapoor combined to take the grand finale of Lakme Fashion Week of Summer/Resort 2014 to a new level.

Children want their concerns to be addressed in election manifestos of parties

March 15, 2014 at 3:15 PM

Bhubhaneshwar, Mar.15 (ANI): Indian children presented their charter of demands before political parties in Bhubhaneshwar at a programme arranged by NGO's Humara Bachpan and Campaign Against Child Labour (CACL), highlighting the amount of negligence and abuse that children are subjected to and urging politicians to spare a thought for children in their election manifestos.

Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014: III rd Day attractions

March 14, 2014 at 6:29 PM

The much hyped and talked Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort witnessed much appreciation for its glorious designs and collections.

Punjab's Rs 65,000-crore investment: Is it for real? (Punjab Newsletter)

March 6, 2014 at 12:17 PM

Chandigarh, March 6 (IANS) In the last three months, Punjab's powerful Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has been preening over the success of last December's "Progressive Punjab Investors' Summit", claiming that the creme-de-la-creme of Indian industry had promised to invest nearly Rs.67,000-crore (Rs.670 billion/$11 billion) in the state.

Patients continue to suffer as doctors' strike intensifies in UP

March 5, 2014 at 5:05 PM

Lucknow, Mar. 5 (ANI): Patients continued to suffer due to doctors' stir that has hit health services in several parts of Uttar Pradesh as the strike by junior doctors went on for another day on Wednesday, following the arrest of their co-workers after a scuffle with a legislator last week.

Can ancient Chinese tree extract treat pancreatic cancer?

March 3, 2014 at 4:57 PM

New York, March 3 (IANS) The bark of an ancient Chinese tree holds promise in the fight against pancreatic cancer - with the potential to make inroads against several more variants of the disease.

Defending champs Uttarakhand in national basketball quarters

March 2, 2014 at 6:57 PM

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Defending champions joined Group A leaders Tamil Nadu in the quarter-finals thanks to a 79-67 win over Chhattisgarh in the 64th National Basketball Championship being held at the Thyagaraj Sports Complex here Sunday.

Rajesh Pratap Singh to showcase 'Illusion' at LFW

March 1, 2014 at 4:33 PM

Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Ace designer Rajesh Pratap Singh's grand finale at the forthcoming Lakmé Fashion Week (LFW) summer-resort 2014, will be based on the 'Illusion' theme.

Police nabs Poland national accused of drug smuggling

February 26, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Maharajganj (Uttar Pradesh), Feb. 26 (ANI): Indian police arrested a Poland national, accused of drugs smuggling, while he was trying to cross over to Nepal.

Gas dealers' strike postponed by two months

February 24, 2014 at 10:48 PM

Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) The proposed nationwide indefinite strike by cooking gas cylinder distributors scheduled to start Tuesday (Feb 25) has been postponed by two months, a top official said Monday.

Cricketer R.P. Singh wants to complete graduation

February 22, 2014 at 11:12 AM

Lucknow, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian cricketer R.P. Singh wants to get back to studies and complete his graduation.

Kareena Kapoor to catwalk at LFW grand finale

February 18, 2014 at 4:14 PM

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Bollywood glamour girl Kareena Kapoor will be the showstopper for designer Rajesh Pratap Singh's grand finale show at the Lakme Fashion Week Summer- Resort (LFW) 2014.

Andhra Pradesh chief minister set to resign

February 18, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy will resign Tuesday over the issue of bifurcation of the state, a cabinet minister loyal to him said.

'Kiran Reddy will resign if Telangana bill taken up for debate'

February 16, 2014 at 9:50 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 16 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N.Kiran Kumar Reddy will resign immediately after the Telangana bill is taken up for debate in Parliament, cabinet ministers loyal to him said Sunday.

SC notice on racial attacks on people from northeast

February 14, 2014 at 9:58 PM

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the central and the state governments on two PILs seeking setting up of a Special Investigation Team to investigate the racial attacks on people from northeastern states and a clampdown on such attacks.

Chhetri receives AIFF Player of the Year award

February 13, 2014 at 11:50 PM

New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Indian national football team captain Sunil Chhetri Thursday received the 2013 AIFF Player of the Year award from national coach Wim Koevermans.

Raje Govt. pursuing politics of transforming Rajasthan

February 13, 2014 at 7:42 PM

New Delhi, Feb.13 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has maintained that she believes in the politics of transforming the state, instead of pursuing vengeful politics.

Seemandhra people will reject Congress, say expelled MPs

February 11, 2014 at 6:46 PM

New Delhi/Hyderabad, Feb 11 (IANS) Six MPs from Seemandhra, who were expelled from Congress Tuesday, said the party will have to pay a heavy price for bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh against the people's sentiments.

Shutdown call by Maoists' disrupts normal life in Bihar

January 27, 2014 at 7:58 PM

Gaya (Bihar), Jan.27 (ANI): Normal life was disrupted in most parts Bihar on Monday due to a shutdown called by Maoists.

Tobacco tax raises political smoke in Punjab (Punjab Newsletter)

January 24, 2014 at 11:18 AM

Chandigarh, Jan 24 (IANS) A recent decision of the Punjab government to drastically reduce value added tax (VAT) on cigarettes is being criticised for health and religious reasons.

LFW introduces 'Stage one' for budding talent

January 15, 2014 at 6:01 PM

Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) To help budding designers, Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2014 has introduced Stage one, a platform that will host emerging talent.

'Indian men inspired by international fashion'

January 12, 2014 at 2:44 PM

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The world of menswear fashion in India is witnessing a revolution spurred by "international fashion", and it's visible by the way celebrities like megastar Amitabh Bachchan dress, says Singapore-based menswear expert Gary Foo.

Veena Malik gushes about eventful start to 2014

January 11, 2014 at 5:11 PM

Karachi, Jan 11 (ANI): Veena Malik has opened up about her eventful start to the year 2014, from marrying Dubai-based businessman Asad Bashir Khan Khattak to legal distress with her former digital manager.

Don't eat onions, prices will dip, SC tells petitioner

January 10, 2014 at 8:32 PM

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday declined to entertain a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking direction to the government to regulate the prices of onions, potatoes and other seasonal vegetables.

No US diplomat at Modi rally

December 22, 2013 at 6:13 PM

Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) American diplomats were conspicuous by their absence at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally here Sunday in the wake of the chill in Indo-US relations.

Keep away from Modi rally, US consulate told

December 22, 2013 at 3:25 PM

Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) The US consulate here had its invitation to the rally of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi withdrawn in view of the chill in Indo-US relations.

BJP withdraws invite to US diplomat for Modi's rally

December 21, 2013 at 10:37 PM

New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Saturday withdrew its invite to the US consul general in Mumbai for its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi rally to protest the treatment of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade.

Rajesh Pratap Singh to close LFW S-R 2014

December 16, 2013 at 6:42 PM

Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) Rajesh Pratap Singh will present his line at the grand finale of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) summer-resort 2014 edition, to be held here in March, next year.

'Don't disrupt parliament, make it better'

December 11, 2013 at 8:58 PM

New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Disruption of parliament is a safeguard against dictatorship but it is being used indiscriminately, political thinker Bhanu Pratap Mehta said Wednesday.

Latest accessories trending this season revealed

December 8, 2013 at 12:34 PM

New Delhi, Dec 8 (ANI): From gladiator sandals to parrot clutches, designers are showcasing add-ons that are as important as the dress itself.

BJP's mega rally in Mumbai Dec 22

November 30, 2013 at 6:02 PM

Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will organise a 'Maha Garjana' (mega-roar) rally Dec 22 to launch the 2014 Lok Sabha election campaign here, an official said Saturday.

Saif makes most of reality shows (TV Snippets)

November 26, 2013 at 2:42 PM

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan has taken to TV reality shows with full gusto to promote his forthcoming film "Bullett Raja".

Kenneth Cole launches store in Delhi

November 16, 2013 at 1:01 PM

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) American designer Kenneth Cole was here to mark the official launch of his namesake brand in the country Friday night.

Noida registers marked increase in revenue receipts

November 8, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Lucknow, Nov 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Friday announced that the Noida Authority has registered a marked increase in receipts in the last two months.

First list of Delhi NCP candidates after Diwali

October 25, 2013 at 9:43 PM

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party, which has decided to contest all the 70 seats in the Delhi assembly polls, Friday announced that it would declare its first list of candidates after Diwali, which falls Nov 3.

'Maharana Pratap' wins maximum trophies at ITA Awards

October 25, 2013 at 3:51 PM

Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Popular TV show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap" won as many as six awards at the 13th Indian Television Academy (ITA) Awards followed by daily soap "Diya Aur Baati Hum", which took home five gongs.

Court seeks report on complaint against 'Anna SMS cards'

October 24, 2013 at 9:55 PM

New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) A court Thursday directed the city police to file an action taken report on a plea seeking registration of FIR against Anna Hazare and former Team Anna members for allegedly cheating over four crore people by selling them 'Anna SMS cards'.

Bhakar reaches U-16 semis of Fenesta Open Juniors

October 24, 2013 at 6:59 PM

New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) There were upsets galore here Thursday with Udayan Bhakar accounting for another big fish on his way to the under-16 boys' semi-finals of the Fenesta Open National Tennis Championship.

Swedish furniture giant eyes Noida for expansion

October 24, 2013 at 3:23 PM

Lucknow, Oct 24 (IANS) Swedish furniture major IKEA has expressed its willingness to set up its first integrated unit for manufacturing and selling its products in Uttar Pradesh, an official said Thursday.

UP to cancel unused allotted industrial plots

October 23, 2013 at 8:59 AM

Lucknow, Oct 23 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to cancel allotment of industrial plots which have not been utilised by establishing industrial units within the stipulated time period, an official said Wednesday.

Small screen Akbar upset about leaving 'Maharana Pratap'

October 17, 2013 at 11:40 AM

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Teen actor Sahil Deshmukh, who essayed young Akbar in "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", has quit the show after he was diagnosed with lymphoid leukemia. His mother Reshma says he is upset about it.

Rajesh Pratap designs cover for Chivas Regal

October 16, 2013 at 5:00 PM

New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Designer Rajesh Pratap Singh has designed a stylish limited edition cover for luxury scotch whiskey brand Chivas Regal India.

WIFW: Old technique, menswear given creative twist

October 11, 2013 at 9:48 PM

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) One designer went back in time and the other borrowed ideas from men's fashion for the fourth show of third day of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Spring Summer 2014.

Rahul lavishly praises PM, calls him his political guru (Roundup)

October 10, 2013 at 6:28 PM

Sangrur (Punjab), Oct 10 (IANS) Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who recently embarrassed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh by terming the ordinance on convicted lawmakers "nonsense", Thursday heaped praise on him, calling him his "political guru" and lauding his contribution.

Anti-Telangana protests, shutdown rock Seemandhra (Roundup)

October 4, 2013 at 7:24 PM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Protests and shutdown rocked Seemandhra while some central ministers and MPs from the region announced their resignation Friday to protest against the cabinet approval for the formation of a separate Telangana state.

Seemandhra erupts against Telangana amid shutdown (Afternoon Lead)

October 4, 2013 at 3:08 PM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Seemandhra erupted in protests amid a shutdown while some central ministers and MPs from the region announced their resignation Friday to protest against a cabinet approval for the formation of a separate Telangana state.

Modi's 'building toilets over temples' remarks, a political compulsion: Jairam Ramesh

October 3, 2013 at 6:52 PM

New Delhi, Oct.3 (ANI): Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's toilets first and temples later remark should be seen as a clear case of political opportunism, rather than as an appeal of conviction.

Congress flays BJP over Modi toilet remark

October 3, 2013 at 1:32 PM

New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Congress Thursday accused the BJP of double standards after its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said toilets had to be a greater priority than temples in India.

IISc partners for research in micro-electronics

October 2, 2013 at 6:12 PM

Bangalore, Oct 2 (IANS) Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is partnering with semiconductor firm Analog Devices to spur innovation in research and development (R&D) of micro-electro-mechanical systems (Mems) and nano science.

India U-21 3on3 hoopsters win bronze in China

October 1, 2013 at 2:12 PM

Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) The Indian 3on3 basketball team comprising Ajay Pratap Singh, Lovneet Atwal, P. Vijay and Amit Kanarjee brought home the bronze medal from the U-21 3ON3 International Challenge held here from Sep 28-30.

'Shinde should be sacked for dividing nation on communal lines': BJP

September 30, 2013 at 5:56 PM

New Delhi, Sept. 30 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde should be sacked by President Pranab Mukherjee with immediate effect for dividing the country on communal lines.

BJP hails Lalu Prasad's conviction

September 30, 2013 at 12:52 PM

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday hailed Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's conviction in a fodder scam case, saying it is a day of justice for the people of Bihar.

BJP leaders to meet President over ordinance on convicted legislators

September 26, 2013 at 11:00 AM

New Delhi, Sep 26 (ANI): A delegation of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders will meet President Pranab Mukherjee today to voice its opposition to the ordinance providing protection to convicted legislators and urge him not to give his assent to the unconstitutional measure.

Paddy procurement in Haryana to start Oct 1

September 25, 2013 at 5:40 PM

Chandigarh, Sep 25 (IANS) Nearly 52 lakh tonnes of paddy is expected to arrive in grain markets in Haryana this year with the paddy procurement process starting Oct 1, a minister said Wednesday.

Man killed by hitmen he hired to kill sister

September 23, 2013 at 11:56 AM

Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 (IANS) A man was allegedly killed in a Odisha town by four hitmen he had hired to kill his sister, police said Monday.

Delicious Kinnauri apples hit markets

September 16, 2013 at 12:56 PM

Shimla, Sep 16 (IANS) Red and golden apples of Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district, known worldwide for their sweetness, colour and prolonged shelf-life, have hit the markets, trade representatives said here Monday.

37 designers create 37 black clutches for cause

September 4, 2013 at 6:48 PM

New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) As many as 37 Indian designers have created 37 exclusive classic black clutches in their signature style - all for a cause.

Jewellery Designer Shalini Arora Kochhar launched her brand:'Fun n fusion'

September 4, 2013 at 10:56 AM

Noted jewellery designer Shalini Arora Kochhar launched her famous brands in a impressive function organized as fun n fusion in New Delhi.

Two Seemandhra ministers tender resignations

September 2, 2013 at 3:52 PM

Hyderabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Opposing the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, two cabinet ministers from Seemandhra Monday submitted their resignations to Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan.

UP to create land banks for industrial development

August 30, 2013 at 9:20 AM

Lucknow, Aug 30 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has started identifying unutilized land in government departments and government controlled bodies so that it can be used for infrastructure and industrial development, an official said Friday.

For honest criticism, Payal Pratap approaches husband (Interview)

August 29, 2013 at 12:24 PM

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Payal Pratap has her own brand and she is experienced too, but she always takes her husband and fellow designer Rajesh Pratap Singh's suggestions on her ensembles.

Food Security Bill is 'half baked': BJP

August 26, 2013 at 11:12 AM

New Delhi, Aug. 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday criticised the Congress-led UPA Government over the Food Security Bill, saying that the ruling party wants to give half baked cake to the nation.

Kannauj's attar industry to move to modern products

August 16, 2013 at 2:10 PM

Lucknow, Aug 16 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will soon roll out an ambitious plan in which the traditional attar, or the indigenous perfume, industry in Kannauj will be upgraded to produce modern lifestyle products like cologne and deodrants sought by the youth. It's part of the effort to increase industrial activity in the area. Kannauj is the parliamentary constituency of Dimple Yadav, wife of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

CAG report raises questions on VVIP chopper deal (Roundup)

August 13, 2013 at 11:38 PM

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Slamming the defence ministry and the IAF for deviations from procedures in the Rs.3,726.96 crore AgustaWestland deal for VVIP choppers, India's official auditor said the entire procurement process raised "serious questions on accountability and lack of transparency".

Rajiv Pratap Rudy wants government to 'name and shame Pakistan'

August 9, 2013 at 2:26 PM

New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Friday asked the Central Government to name and shame Pakistan in light of the Poonch District ambush by their troops which killed five Indian soldiers on Tuesday.

UP ropes in Ernst & Young to attract investment

August 1, 2013 at 8:44 PM

Lucknow, August 1 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday roped in Ernst & Young for facilitating long-term investment promotion programmes in the state.

Radiation exposure affects sperm quality: Study

August 1, 2013 at 2:44 PM

Manipal, August 1 (IANS) Long-term exposure to radiation at the workplace may play havoc with your sperm quality, says new research by Indian medical scientists.

RS seats for money worrisome for democracy if true: Congress MP Akhilesh Pratap

July 29, 2013 at 3:16 PM

New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Reacting to the claims made by party colleague Birender Singh that Rajya Sabha seats could be bought for a monetary value, Congress leader Akhilesh Pratap Singh on Monday said such a practice was worrying for democracy, and added that buying one's way into the Parliament was not welcome.

Suspense continues on formation of Telengana

July 26, 2013 at 9:32 PM

New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): The Congress Working Committee (CWC) had a meeting with the lawmakers from the state here today to discuss the creation of separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh.

India Mens Week likely in September

July 24, 2013 at 6:06 PM

New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) India Mens Week, all about menswear, is set for a comeback after missing from the fashion calendar last year. The fashion event will reportedly take place in September in Mumbai.

Bihar CM insensitive, says BJP

July 17, 2013 at 11:58 AM

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday called Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar "insensitive" as the toll of children who ate a mid-day meal at a state-run primary school in Bihar's Saran district rose to 21.

BJP accuses Congress of targeting Modi

July 16, 2013 at 4:38 PM

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The BJP Tuesday accused the Congress of targeting Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and said his presence was making the party feel insecure.

War of words between BJP and Congress-SP demanding Modi's apology

July 13, 2013 at 5:02 PM

New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Rajiv Pratap Rudy attacked the Congress Party for demanding an apology from Modi for his 'puppy' analogy which evoked sharp criticism from various political leaders.

Faisal Khan shoots classical dance sequence for 'Maharana Pratap'

July 8, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Actor Faisal Khan is back to what he loves -- he has performed a classical dance sequence for TV show "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", in which he plays young Maharana Pratap.

Jharkhand alliance 'Opportunistic', says Rajiv Pratap Rudy

July 6, 2013 at 2:24 PM

Ahmedabad, July 6 (ANI): The recent alliance between the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and the Congress has been described as 'opportunistic' by Rajiv Pratap Rudy, General Secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

'Fake encounters motivate terrorism in our society': Rajiv Pratap Rudy

July 3, 2013 at 8:56 PM

New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Expressing disgust over the Ishrat Jahan killing, general secretary of the (BJP) Rajiv Pratap Rudy said fake encounters motivate terrorism in our society.

Akhilesh announces compensation for kin of officers killed in Uttarakhand rescue ops

June 26, 2013 at 6:33 PM

Lucknow, June 26 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday announced compensation for kin of the Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel killed in helicopter crash during rescue operations in Uttarakhand.

Lokayukta summons UP minister, three SP legislators

June 5, 2013 at 11:53 AM

Lucknow, June 5 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta Justice N.K. Mehrotra has issued summons to four legislators of the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP), including a state minister, with regard to allottment of work to a defunct non-government organisation.

India's soverign rating is under threat under UPA govt: BJP

June 4, 2013 at 12:48 PM

The BJP has accused UPA for mishandling the economy of the country. Party has alleged that UPA is responsible for the causing all roun hardship to the people.

Punjab unveils new industrial policy

June 3, 2013 at 11:05 PM

Chandigarh, June 3 (IANS) Terming it "aggressive" and "incentive-based", the Punjab government Monday unveiled its new industrial policy to facilitate investment in the state.

UPA has mishandled economy, says BJP

June 3, 2013 at 10:09 PM

New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The BJP Monday accused the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of mishandling the economy, causing all round hardship to the people.

Advance monsoon session of parliament to pass food security bill: BJP

June 3, 2013 at 3:21 PM

New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said the monsoon session of Parliament should be preponed or advanced to pass both the food security bill and the land acquisition bill.

Advance monsoon session of parliament to pass food security bill: BJP

June 3, 2013 at 3:21 PM

New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said the monsoon session of Parliament should be preponed or advanced to pass both the food security bill and the land acquisition bill.

CBI files chargesheet against five in Nanhe Yadav murder case

May 31, 2013 at 7:21 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday filed a chargesheet against five people in connection with the March 2 murder of village head Nanhe Yadav in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district.

Mrunal Jain tries to get better with each scene (TV Snippets)

May 28, 2013 at 2:52 PM

Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) TV actor Mrunal Jain, currently seen in "Uttaran", realises that the process of improving and learning is a must and tries to improvise on a script to deliver better.