Trump nominates Brownback as his religious freedom envoy

If confirmed by the US Senate, Brownback will serve as the head of the Office of International Religious Freedom within the State Department, which is charged with promoting religious freedom as a key objective of US.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Real Estate Bill comes into force from May 1

The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 comes into from today. It will save the interest of investors and buyers from builders.

May 02, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

Ipca shares down 14% at 52-week low on fallout of USFDA warning

The shares of Ipca Laboratories slumped over 14 percent as Switzerland-based Global Fund, which financially supports various disease eradication programmes, decided it will not source its malaria drug, the company notified the BSE.

Apr 08, 2016, 15:52 PM IST
Roger Bannister's record-breaking shoes sold for $412,000

Roger Bannister's record-breaking shoes sold for $412,000

The pair of running shoes worn by Roger Bannister when the Briton ran the first sub-four minute mile in 1954 were sold by auctioneers Christie`s on Thursday for 266,500 pounds ($412,062.30).

Sep 11, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

New technique makes 72-year-old walk again

A 72-year-old person who was unable to walk due to blockages in his coronary arteries has been cured with the help of a new and rare technique called Artery Clearance Therapy.

Aug 21, 2015, 17:40 PM IST
Suchitra Pillai to act in 'Calendar Girls', 'Fitoor'

Suchitra Pillai to act in 'Calendar Girls', 'Fitoor'

 Actress Suchitra Pillai will be seen in Madhur Bhandarkar's forthcoming directorial "Calendar Girls" and Abhishek Kapoor's "Fitoor".

Jul 24, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

No profits, so Australia to shut cafes training mentally ill

Two cafes an Indian-origin man in Australia ran to train and employ those recovering from a mental illness are shutting down for lack of profitability, media reported on Monday.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Pakistani actors' bold act not gender specific, says Imran Abbas

 Pakistani actresses like Humaima Malick and Veena Malik Khan have gone uninhibitedly bold on Bollywood screens unlike the male stars from their country. But Lahore-based actor Imran Abbas Naqvi says the actresses have done so only to meet their roles’ demand, and he won’t mind following in their footsteps if it’s “inevitable".

May 03, 2015, 15:54 PM IST
Vishakha Singh wants 'reasonable amount' to act

Vishakha Singh wants 'reasonable amount' to act

 Actress Vishakha Singh, who was noticed for her role in the hit film "Fukrey", rues how new artistes in the film industry are sometimes expected to work for free. She says her demand is just a "reasonable amount".

Mar 16, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

PMO seeks 'legal framework' to check delay in framing of rules

The Prime Minister's Office has asked the Law Ministry to come up with a mechanism, including a "legal framework", for ensuring that ministries do not delay on the framing of rules after an Act has has come into force.

Feb 03, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
Tarun Khanna lands cameo in '...Maharana Pratap'

Tarun Khanna lands cameo in '...Maharana Pratap'

Actor Tarun Khanna is set to enter historical TV show “Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap”. Calling himself a 'big fan' of the Rajput ruler, the actor says he is excited to be a part of the show.

Jan 27, 2015, 16:13 PM IST
Lara Dutta's special act in 'Fitoor'

Lara Dutta's special act in 'Fitoor'

Actress Lara Dutta, who will be seen in upcoming movie "Fitoor", has a special treat planned for her fans. 

Jan 23, 2015, 19:29 PM IST
Actresses need to act their age: Russell Crowe

Actresses need to act their age: Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe feels older stars should not expect to be cast as young characters.

Dec 24, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

Bharathirajaa awaiting eagerly to act in son's direction

Veteran filmmaker Bharathirajaa, who will be playing an important role in upcoming Tamil thriller "Sigappu Rojakkal 2", says he's really looking forward to the experience of working in his son's direction.

Nov 30, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Will act in a film next year, says Dia

Actress-turned-producer Dia Mirza says she will definitely act in a film next year as she misses being in front of the camera.

Aug 07, 2014, 14:27 PM IST

Britney Spears reveals desire to act again

Britney Spears has revealed that she wants to act again.

Dec 30, 2013, 15:42 PM IST

Amanda Bynes claims her public breakdown was an act

Amanda Bynes has claimed that her very public outrageous behaviour has all been an act to help her prepare for a film.

Jun 15, 2013, 16:48 PM IST

Bihar: Right to Service Act to come into force

Aimed at providing various services
to the people in a time-frame, the `Bihar Right to Service Act, 2011, will come into force from Monday.

Aug 14, 2011, 23:19 PM IST

Help sought to frame rule on benami property act

The Delhi High Court sought assistance of the Union government`s law officer for
deciding a plea for framing rules to appoint a competent
authority to take over benami properties.

Aug 03, 2011, 18:04 PM IST

Telegu superstar Chiranjeevi to act again

Chiranjeevi has decided not to quit acting following the advice of Amitabh Bachchan.

Jul 01, 2011, 17:12 PM IST