Juncker says `proud and honoured` at Commission nomination

Former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday he was "proud and honoured" to have been named to head the European Commission by EU leaders.

Miley Cyrus delays US tour till August

Singer-actress Miley Cyrus, who has been hospitalised due to allergic reaction, has postponed her Bangerz tour in the US till August.

Cyrus will remain in hospital following allergy reaction

Miley Cyrus will remain hospitalised for a longer time following her extreme allergic reaction to an antibiotic, according to her representative.The 21-year-old will remain in hospital for an unspecified time, reportedly.

Severe reactions to food more common in kids

Children with allergies to milk and egg experience unexpectedly more severe reaction to these and other foods than previously thought.

No objection to Food Security Bill: Nitish

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said he had no objection to the Food Security Bill
but said the govt should keep in mind the state`s concerns.

Afzhal Guru issue: Cong refrains from reacting

Congress on Wednesday steered clear of
questions on decision on early execution of Parliament attack
convict Afzal Guru contending it was not proper to react to
mercy petition cases submitted to the President.

Cong reacts sharply to Katrina`s Rahul remarks

Congress on Tuesday reacted sharply
to cine star Katrina Kaif`s reported remarks describing Rahul
Gandhi as half-Indian and half-Italian.

Audience reaction more important to me than awards: Salman

Salman said he is happy with the award but audience reaction is more important to him.

Leading economists welcome RBI measures

Leading economists have welcomed the measures initiated by the Reserve Bank of India Tuesday in reining soaring inflation saying that the price rise has become a much serious and larger issue.

Binayak Sen`s family overjoyed at SC verdict

Binayak Sen`s family members are overjoyed at the Supreme Court granting him bail and a chance to walk out from the Chhattisgarh jail.

Bollywood gung-ho over Hazare`s victory

Bollywood tweeting brigade rolled up its sleeves and served a volley of messages saluting Anna.

Togadia defends Pragya; unhappy about Godhra sentences

VHP leader Pravin Togadia defended Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur while expressing dissatisfaction about punishment awarded to convicts in Godhra train burning case.

Godhra verdict: Govt says law will take its own course

The government on Tuesday reacted
cautiously to the special court`s verdict on the Godhra train
burning case, saying the law will take its own course.

Everybody must respect Godhra verdict: Prosecutor

Saying he was satisfied, special public prosecutor JM Panchal on Tuesday asked everyone to respect the judgment of a fast track court that convicted 31 people and acquitted 63 in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case.

Sad day for Indian democracy: Sen`s wife

The wife of convicted rights activist Binayak Sen, Illina, Friday said she was sad that her family would have to fight another long legal battle but more sad for the "state of Indian democracy".

Cell phones trigger skin allergies

The next time you chat on your cell phone, better be careful, as it can lead to an allergic reaction.

Cell phones trigger skin allergies

The next time you chat on your cell phone, better be careful, as it can lead to an allergic reaction.

Lalu reaction to exit poll unjustified: Nitish

Stating that the `hue and cry` raised by arch rival RJD chief Lalu Prasad over exit poll surveys was `unjustified`, outgoing CM Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said whatever be the people`s mandate it should be acceptable to all.

World shuns Myanmar`s election

General elections in Myanmar, the first in nearly 20 years, were "deeply disappointing" and far from inclusive, the US State Department said.

SC order on live-in relation evokes mixed response

Live-in couples today gave a
mixed response to a Supreme Court order that a woman in such
a relationship is not entitled to maintenance unless she
fulfilled certain parameters saying the ruling has far-reaching
implications.