Havens, menaces or challenges: Forests in literary imagination

From Snow White to Tarzan, Robin Hood to Alice, Lord Rama to the Pandavas, Ali Baba to Winnie the Pooh, Dorothy (of Oz) to Harry Potter, from works of Shakespeare to Henry David Thoreau, Rudyard Ki

Nov 22, 2015, 11:15 AM IST
Samuel L Jackson challenges Hollywood celebrities

Samuel L Jackson challenges Hollywood celebrities

Actor-producer Samuel L Jackson has challenged Hollywood celebrities to sing the same song sung by many during demonstrations held in New York.

Dec 16, 2014, 15:02 PM IST
Neil Patrick Harris challenges Clooney over Italian wedding

Neil Patrick Harris challenges Clooney over Italian wedding

Neil Patrick Harris showed off pictures of his perfect Italian wedding to partner David Burtka while challenging George Clooney to do the same.

Oct 01, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

Rakhi Sawant joins RPI, challenges Raj Thackeray

Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant Saturday joined the Republican Party of India (RPI) as the national executive president of its women`s wing.

Jun 29, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Former judge challenges Egypt`s constitution

The only female judge to sit on Egypt`s highest court has filed the first legal challenge against the country`s highly contentious constitution.

Jan 08, 2013, 21:16 PM IST

Kalam advises officers to take on challenges

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam here Wednesday advised the trainee officials of All India Services and Central Services to set long-term goals for achieving success in their respective areas of functioning.

Dec 12, 2012, 23:35 PM IST

Uddhav asks Shiv Sainiks to take on challenges

Bal Thackeray, party executive president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday appealed to sainiks "to take on the challenges lying ahead".

Dec 05, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

India`s neighbours pose challenges: Antony

There is a need to strengthen the internal fabric to meet the challenges,
Defence Minister AK Antony said.

Sep 14, 2011, 14:29 PM IST

Parenthood is challenging: Heidi Klum

Supermodel Heidi Klum reveals that she finds parenthood challenging as taking care of four kids doesn`t leave her with much time for herself.

Aug 06, 2011, 13:11 PM IST

It’s Time to Fly High

India recently celebrated its 64th year of Independence.

Aug 04, 2011, 19:38 PM IST

IAF alive to new security challenges: Naik

IAF is alive to security
challenges thrown up by rapidly changing regional and global
political dynamics and is fast emerging as a strategic
aerospace force, Air Force chief P V Naik said on Wednesday.

Jun 29, 2011, 18:50 PM IST

Let’s save the ‘Mother Earth’

It’s our turn to save Earth from the challenges threatening its existence.

Apr 22, 2011, 16:26 PM IST

World in 2011: Challenges and Crises

The onset of 2011 has brought new hopes, worries, challenges, debates for the world.

Jan 31, 2011, 09:16 AM IST

World in 2011: Challenges and Crises

The onset of 2011 has brought new hopes, worries, challenges, debates for the world.

Jan 31, 2011, 09:16 AM IST

Iraq`s oil expansion plans face major challenges

Pipelines are old and their capacity is too low. Storage terminals are needed. Ports must be upgraded after decades of neglect.

Jan 14, 2011, 12:53 PM IST

Salman Khan challenges Hrithik Roshan to a BO competition

Hrithik Roshan might have had the last word in his and Salman Khan’s ugly war of words on Guzaarish but Sallu hasn’t backed out yet. Salman has once again displayed his unforgiving nature as he has opened attack on Hrithik. The actor hasn’t taken Hrithik’s ‘preachy’ speech lightly where he stated “It’s not heroic to laugh or make fun of a filmmaker just because his box-office collections are not up there with yours”.

Dec 18, 2010, 08:58 AM IST

Bihar conclave to discuss challenges of change

Nearly 200 delegates, including 30 NRIs of Bihar origin, will participate in a two-day conclave to discuss the challenges of change in the state.

Dec 17, 2010, 13:48 PM IST

Patil calls for innovative ways to overcome new challenges

Asking technocrats to adopt new
ways to overcome challenges thrown up by the changing times,
President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Friday underlined the need
for using latest technology for development.

Oct 29, 2010, 18:36 PM IST

Nuclear deterrence `impotent` before new challenges

The Cold War-era concept of nuclear deterrence been rendered `impotent` by the new challenges of the 21st century.

Oct 15, 2010, 16:45 PM IST

Myriad challenges before Arjun Munda govt

Myriad challenges await BJP leader Arjun Munda who is all set to be sworn in as Jharkhand chief minister.

Sep 10, 2010, 15:52 PM IST