Mumbai's Strand Book Stall to shut: Book lovers share their favourite memories

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- Low prices, great deals on bestsellers, personalised recommendations, unusual finds and inevitably bumping into a fellow booklover - Strand Book Stall's charms will be missed by cit... Read More

Bad news for Maharashtra's farmers: Hailstorms expected in five districts from Feb 23

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- After being whipped by hailstorm in Vidarbha and Marathwada ,there's more bad news in store for Maharashtra farmers. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued hailstorm w... Read More

7 things we learnt from the 10th India Art Fair

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- The tenth edition of the India Art Fair (IAF) successfully concluded in New Delhi on 12 February. It has grown both in stature and size in the past eleven years, and remains the ... Read More

What is Google Pay and how does it work?

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- Google has come up with a new payment app called Google Pay for Android users. It is free to download but is currently available only to users in the US and the UK. The new app c... Read More

Nitish hardsells Bihar in Japan as ideal investment destination

PATNA, Feb. 21 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday made a bid to hardsell Bihar at an investment promotion seminar in Tokyo, saying "its unique geographical proximity to ports, raw material and ... Read More

Kamal Haasan party launch LIVE: Actor says no politics in visiting Kalam's house

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan is taking the plunge in politics by launching his own political party in Tamil Nadu's Madurai on Wednesday. Haasan arrived in his native Rama... Read More

Dhanush croons a Marathi song in Ilayaraja's music

India, Feb. 21 -- It's a known fact that Dhanush is a multi-talented artist. He can write, sing, direct as well as act and it shouldn't come as a surprise if he takes up a new role in the near future.... Read More

News in Numbers: Total outstanding loans taken by wilful defaulters amount to Rs1.11 trillion

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- 3 What is it? The number of years within which a tribunal to be set up is expected to settle the Mahanadi water dispute. The Union cabinet on Tuesday approved the proposal for a... Read More

Doctors from abroad may be brought to Mumbai to treat Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- International medical specialists will now possibly be involved in the treatment of Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, sources from Lilavati Hospital said. "There were demands of... Read More

HC quashes provisions of Punjab law on accelerated promotions to SCs

CHANDIGARH, Feb. 21 -- The Punjab and Haryana high court has quashed provisions in law enacted by the Punjab government which gave reservation in promotion to Scheduled Caste (SC) employees of the sta... Read More