Deathknell – a heavy metal and classic rock band originated on the streets of Shimla is all set to launch its first official video on YouTube. “Deathknell is only the first rock band in Himachal Pradesh to have launched a music album and is now the first to launch an [...]
Shimla: Crowded and unorganised public transport system of Shimla city is a frustrating experience for any commuter...
New Delhi: Terming India’s current ratio of 15.5 judges per million people as “indeed grossly inadequate”,...
The issue of dual power centres has hit the ruling United Progressive Alliance prompting both Prime Minister Manmohan...
New Delhi: Three Delhi Police personnel, including a constable and two head constables, were beaten up by two drunk men and five men dressed as advocates in two separate incidents here, police said Friday. In the first incident, a 58-year-old head constable was thrashed by five unidentified men dressed as [...]Read more ›
New Delh: BJP leader Tarun Vijay Friday met the home and defence ministers to voice his concern over Google holding a Mapathon competition, saying the internet giant had shown “utmost disrespect for the Indian mapping laws” and wondered if Google was above Indian law. In letters submitted to Home Minister [...]Read more ›
Lucknow: An inflamatory post on social networking site Facebook resulted in communal tension in Meerut Friday as angry members of a community stoned a mini-truck and a bus carrying a marriage party, police said. Soon after the post lampooning a specific religion was noticed, mobs took to the streets raising [...]Read more ›
Washington: Even as it acknowledged that a US congressional delegation’s visit to Gujarat had official sanction, the US said there was no immediate change in its stand on a visa to Chief Minister Narendra Modi, but he is “welcome to apply”. “Visits like this do help support a deepening of [...]Read more ›
Bangalore: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday met legendary singer Manna Dey at the latter’s daughter’s residence in Bangalore and presented him the “Vishesh Maha-Sangeet Sammaan”. Banerjee feted Dey with a medallion carrying an inscription – “Banglar Garba” (Pride of Bengal). She also gave 94 roses to Dey as [...]Read more ›
Kolkata: Stirring a fresh controversy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday dubbed the death of a student activist in Kolkata as a “small” and “petty” matter, while sticking to her stand that it was an “accident” and not “due to police atrocity”. “Why, for what purpose, for what cause,” [...]Read more ›