Young artists explore different aspects of city life

New Delhi, Jun 26 A katib (calligrapher) by profession, Mohammad Galib sits calmly in his quaint shop in old Delhi, amidst piles of books on Urdu calligraphy.Galib, 55, who is struggling to keep the...

Jun 26, 2017 12:21 PM | Newsscroll

Indrani among 200 booked for rioting in jail post convict's

deathMumbai, Jun 26 Nearly 200 Byculla Jail inmates, including Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, have been booked for rioting and other offences following the death...

Jun 26, 2017 12:19 PM | Newsscroll

Mongolians pick president after scandal-plagued campaign

Ulan Bator, Jun 26 Mongolians cast ballots today to choose between a horse breeder, a judoka and a feng shui master in a presidential election rife with corruption scandals and nationalist...

Jun 26, 2017 12:19 PM | Newsscroll

Rahane allows us to play an extra bowler, says Kohli

Port of Spain, June 26 India skipper Virat Kohli praised centurion Ajinkya Rahane, saying his presence brings a balance to the side and allows him to play an extra bowler, which will come handy...

Jun 26, 2017 12:16 PM | Newsscroll

Insurance companies approve Rs 928 Cr compensation to farmers

Thanjavur, Jun 26 A total of Rs 928 crore have been approved by three insurance companies as compensation under crop insurance scheme for farmers in Tamil Nadu for 2016-17 fiscal, agricultural...

Jun 26, 2017 12:16 PM | Newsscroll

Want to choreograph a song for Sanjay Bhansali: Shakti Mohan

Mumbai, Jun 26 Popular contemporary dancer Shakti Mohan says her dream is to choreograph songs featured in the films directed by National award winner Sanjay Leela Bhansali.Shakti did a brief...

Jun 26, 2017 12:16 PM | Newsscroll

Man held for rape

Barabanki (UP), Jun 26 A man has been arrested forallegedly raping a girl, making her obscene video and blackmailing her, police said.Shamim Qureishi was arrested by the police yesterday after an...

Jun 26, 2017 12:08 PM | Newsscroll

Clashes reported amid Eid celebrations in Kashmir

(Eds: Repeating after dropping a word in headline)Srinagar, Jun 26 Eid-ul-Fitr was today celebrated across Kashmir as people thronged mosques, shrines and Eidgahs for special prayers but a few...

Jun 26, 2017 12:04 PM | Newsscroll

NASA's Mars probe spots evidence of ancient lake

Washington, Jun 26 NASA's Opportunity Mars rover is examining the edge of a crater on the red planet that may once have been a lake of liquid water.The Opportunity rover found rocks at the edge of...

Jun 26, 2017 11:59 AM | Newsscroll

AP: 24 tribals admitted to hospital in East Godavari district

Rajamahendravaram , June 26 Twenty-four people, belonging to a tribal community, were hospitalised here after they took ill last evening with symptoms such as severe vomiting and diarrhoea.It is...

Jun 26, 2017 11:55 AM | Newsscroll

Was very nervous to do Tamil film 'VIP 2': Kajol

Mumbai, Jun 26 Bollywood actress Kajol says she was initially very nervous to act in Tamil film "VIP 2" as speaking and acting in another language is a difficult task.Kajol features in the Soundarya...

Jun 26, 2017 11:49 AM | Newsscroll

I was trying to fill a vast hole: Diane Keaton on her bulimia

London, Jun 26 Veteran actress Diane Keaton says there was a time in her life when she was trying to fill an emptiness in her heart by eating too much.The 71-year-old actress, who suffered from...

Jun 26, 2017 11:47 AM | Newsscroll

Bollywood stars send their Eid wishes

Mumbai, Jun 26 Bollywood celebrities Amitabh Bachchan, Lata Mangeshkar, Anil Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra among others have wished their fans on Eid, hoping that the year will be filled with sweetness of...

Jun 26, 2017 11:43 AM | Newsscroll

Eid celebrations underway in Kashmir, clashes reported

Srinagar, Jun 26 Eid-ul-Fitr was today celebrated across Kashmir as people thronged mosques, shrines and Eidgahs for special prayers but a few incident of stone-pelting and clashes between...

Jun 26, 2017 11:37 AM | Newsscroll

Seven killed, 5 injured after jeep rolls down cliff in Shimla

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 26 : At least seven people were killed and five others suffered serious injuries when the jeep they were travelling rolled down a cliff in Shimla,...

Jun 25, 2017 12:30 PM | Newsscroll