Simon Cowell speaks up to end 'annual slaughter of dogs' in China

Simon Cowell speaks up to end 'annual slaughter of dogs' in China

 Simon Cowell has urged people around the world to take a stand towards the cruel treatment of dogs in China.

Jun 23, 2015, 13:19 PM IST

Illayaraja urges police to stop misuse of his music

 In yet another petition sent to police officials, maestro Illayaraja has urged them to take action against those using his songs without his consent.

May 24, 2015, 12:07 PM IST

Kerry calls on Russian FM to stop Ukraine attacks

US Secretary of State John Kerry called his Russian counterpart Wednesday to urge him to stop separatist attacks on a strategic Ukrainian town and respect a fragile ceasefire.

Feb 19, 2015, 02:39 AM IST

UP govt gears up to stop VHP from undertaking Yatra

The UP government said if VHP continues with its plan of `Chaurasi Kosi Yatra` despite denial of permission, it may seal boundaries of the six districts through which the pilgrimage is proposed.

Aug 20, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Stop construction on Mahanadi island: Orissa HC

The Orissa High Court on Friday
stayed all construction activities going on at the river
Mahanadi island at Hadiapata here.

Jul 30, 2011, 00:01 AM IST

Talks futile till Pak stops supporting terror: BJP

BJP on Friday said engaging Pakistan in
talks over Kashmir issue would prove to be a futile exercise
till that country stopped "supporting" terrorist activities.

Jun 24, 2011, 18:11 PM IST

Stop framing innocents in Dhanbad firing incident: Shakeel

Congress accused the Arjun
Munda government of trying to frame "innocent" party workers
in connection with the April 27 police firing incident at
Matkoria in Dhanbad in which four persons were killed.

May 11, 2011, 22:40 PM IST

Did not stop Shatabdi train: Vijay Goel

Vijay Goel, who courted controversy by reportedly stopping a Shatabdi Express mid-way in Rajasthan to visit a temple, on Saturday refuted charges that the train was stopped at his instance and he was travelling without a ticket.

Apr 23, 2011, 21:54 PM IST

Sushma demands new policy to stop farmer suicides

Expressing concern over the growing incidents of suicides by farmers due to crop failure in the country, including Madhya Pradesh, Leader of the Opposition Sushma Swaraj on Saturday demanded a new central policy on the issue.

Mar 27, 2011, 00:20 AM IST

Poor woman stops MP CM`s car to convey plight

Facing abject poverty after the
death of her husband, a 34-year-old labourer on Saturday stopped the
car of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and made him come
out to narrate her tale of woe.

Feb 19, 2011, 18:51 PM IST

Stop misuse of central forces: Congress to WB govt

Describing the law and order
situation in West Bengal as "bad" Congress on Friday asked the
state government to stop misuse of central forces.

Jan 28, 2011, 23:19 PM IST

Stop giving sermons on flag-hoisting: BJP tells PM

BJP on Tuesday hit out at the
Jammu and Kashmir government and the Centre for "crossing all
limits" to stop the `Ekta Yatra` to Srinagar to hoist the
national flag at Lal Chowk tomorrow.

Jan 25, 2011, 22:49 PM IST

Stop `forces` trying to stifle leadership of poor: Mulayam

SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday asked his party workers to foil conspiracies of "forces" that create hurdles for the leadership of poor, backward and minorities.

Jan 24, 2011, 20:17 PM IST

Stop ragging, President tells student community

President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday made
a strong pitch for putting an end to the "disgraceful"
practice of ragging in the country and said this should have
no place in centres of learning and intellectual pursuits.

Dec 08, 2010, 22:15 PM IST

Gaza-bound Indian activists stopped at Attari, launch dharna

A group of Gaza-bound
pro-Palestine Indian activists, began a dharna here on Saturday
after the Ministry of External Affairs denied permission
for them to cross over into the Pakistani side.

Dec 04, 2010, 20:21 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi stops cavalcade to help injured siblings

In a humane gesture, Congress
President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday asked members of her cavalcade to
attend to an injured brother-sister duo who fell off their
motorbike while trying to give them way on a highway.

Nov 30, 2010, 18:36 PM IST

Here are the top tips to avoid snoring

The British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association has provided tips to cure snoring problems.

Nov 29, 2010, 09:47 AM IST

`Guidelines issued to stop corporal punishment in schools`

Days after a court ordered trial of the principal of La Martiniere School for alleged abetment to suicide of a student, WB government informed Calcutta HC that it had issued guidelines to prohibit corporal punishment in schools.

Nov 26, 2010, 21:43 PM IST

Punjab farmers stop trains, Badal warns of unrest

Farmers blocked railway traffic at nearly half a dozen places in Punjab Friday to protest slow paddy procurement and CM Parkash Singh Badal warned the central government of unrest if procurement norms were not relaxed immediately.

Oct 29, 2010, 19:47 PM IST

Stop execution of Jaipur metro rail project: Ex-minister

Terming the Jaipur metro rail project
as a "fancy brainchild" of the Rajasthan government, a former
BJP minister has demanded that the project be stopped as the
number of passengers did not match with the official

Oct 16, 2010, 17:27 PM IST