Amarnath Yatra: Apprehension over timely opening of snow-clad Pahalgam route

With only five days left for the annual Amarnath Yatra to begin, the authorities were today apprehensive about timely opening of the traditional Pahalgam route owing to heavy snow accumulation but expressed confidence that the pilgrimage through the shorter Baltal route will start as per schedule.

Fatboy Slim musical opening in London

David Byrne and Fatboy Slim`s musical `Here Lies Love` will open in London later this year.

`Man of Steel` tops weekend box office with $125M debut

`Man of Steel` opened to an estimated 125.1 million dollars this weekend.

`Star Trek: Into Darkness` rakes in $70.6 m on US opening weekend

`Star Trek: Into Darkness` fetched 70.6 million dollars in its opening weekend in the US.

Annual IITF to open on Nov 14

As many as 1.4 million people are
expected to throng the fortnight-long India International
Trade Fair, kicking off at Pragati Maidan from
Nov 14.

`No tickets`, so Khaleda Zia skips WC opening!

Bangladesh opposition leader and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia stayed away from the opening ceremony of the Cricket World Cup. Her office said she got "only an invitation card" and no tickets to attend matches.

Govt mulling opening up more sectors to global arms vendors

The government is examining
opening up more sectors for global arms vendors to fulfill
their offset obligations under the defence procurement policy,
Defence Minister A K Antony said on Wednesday.

Delay Parliament opening 1 month: Afghan tribunal

A tribunal set up by Afghanistan`s Supreme Court has called for a one-month delay in the opening of the parliamentary session to further investigate charges of electoral fraud.

`Azaan` not be part of CWG ceremony: Rajnath

Rajnath Singh today wrote to Manmohan Singh requesting him that "azaan" and other such religious representations should not be a part of background score at the CWG ceremonies as religion should be left to the private domain.

Sensex opens higher by 170 points on firm global cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex surged by 170 points in opening trade on Tuesday on fresh buying by funds, driven by rally on the global bourses.

US stocks open higher following overseas gains

Stocks moved higher on Monday on the first day of trading in the new year, following the lead of overseas markets.

Sensex gains 31 pts in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex today gained 31 points, or 0.14 per cent, in opening trade on selective buying by funds and retail investors.

Sensex up 272.05 pts; closes at 17,198.27

Sensex continued its rally for the second day today by gaining
over 272 pts on sustained buying.

Sensex up 99 pts, Reliance rallies

The BSE Sensex rose 99 points in early trade on Monday, led by gains in Reliance Industries that made an offer to buy controlling interest in U.S.-based bankrupt petrochemicals company LyondellBasell Industries.

Decision on opening up legal service in India soon: Moily

Indian government will soon take a decision on opening up the legal service after consulting the Bar Council which has some reservations on the issue, Law Minister M Veerappa Moily has said.