Magazine launched for open learners

Chandigarh, March 23 -- Professor Raj Kumar, vice-chancellor, Panjab University, launched a magazine for the students of the University School of Open Learning, PU, here on Friday. The magazine contai... Read More


Chandigarh, March 23 -- The National Service Scheme unit, National Cadet Corps unit (naval & army wings) and the environmental society of the Sri Guru Gobind Singh College (SGGSC ), Sector 26, here ce... Read More

Ali Fassi Fihri to Head LafargeHolcim Maroc Board After Royal Dismissal

Rabat, March 23 -- LafargeHolcim Maroc, the Moroccan subsidiary of a global cement company, has appointed Ali Fassi Fihri to chair its board. Fassi Fihri is replacing former chair Tarafa Marouane, who... Read More

Much ado about masala

New Delhi, March 23 -- What does Shakespeare have to do with an item number called Jhalla Wallah? Is the Bard more alive in the films of Vishal Bhardwaj and Sanjay Leela Bhansali than on the stages of... Read More

PM greets Smriti Irani on her birthday

New Delhi, March 23 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani on her birthday and wished her all the best for Lok Sabha election in Amethi. '' Gre... Read More

IUST reopens after remaining closed for 4 days

Srinagar, March 23 -- The Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora in south Kashmir, reopened on Saturday after remaining closed from March 19, when a Principal of a private sch... Read More

'Stop looking for next Holding or Lara'

Kolkata, March 23 -- Ben Stokes may not see it that way but Carlos Brathwaite does have a smile that lights up a room. The four sixes Brathwaite smoked off Stokes in the 2016 World T20 final is a part... Read More

New Thai government may be unstable, short-lived

Bangkok, March 23 -- Thailand's election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether it's a civilian or military-backed party that cobbles together a coalition, setting off a new ph... Read More

Bengaluru's Kamanahattan

New Delhi, March 23 -- I always said no when people asked to touch it, and yet they did, intrigued by the texture and feel of my Afro hair. After years of having people ignore my stern "no's", I decid... Read More

'We fear no threat,' UM students assaulted at anti-Najib protest tells attackers

Kuala Lampur, March 23 -- The University Malaya students, who were assaulted by supporters of Datuk Seri Najib Razak, told their attackers today that they fear nobody and will not be cowed by physical... Read More