Starring in `The OC` was tough: Mischa Barton

Actress Mischa Barton has said that sometimes she regrets starring in hit American teen drama series `The OC` at a young age.

Helena Bonham Carter finds parenthood tough

`Harry Potter` star Helena Bonham Carter feels she is not doing parenting as well as she could.

Maha govt makes alcohol laws tougher; age for buying booze up

Maharashtra Govt made it illegal for anyone below 25 years of age to consume or purchase alcohol.

Series against England toughest on earth: Sri Lanka coach

Sri Lanka`s coach Stuart Law has described their forthcoming Test series against England as the "toughest deal on the planet".

Learning `shudh` Hindi was tough, says Deepika

Deepika , who is charged up for Prakash Jha`s `Aarakshan`, which is based on the issue of reservation, says that learning `shud` (chaste) Hindi was a difficult task.

US presses for tough action against Libya

US Secretary Hillary Clinton
on Tuesday asked its European allies to adopt a concerted actions
against Libyan leader Moammar el-Gaddafi`s government for its
worst human rights violations against its own people.

How Congress quelled dissidents in Andhra Pradesh

A tough posture adopted by the
Congress high command led to the quelling of dissidence among
ministers in Andhra Pradesh over allocation of portfolios.

Google vows quicker, tougher copyright enforcement

Google Inc. is promising to do a better job of weeding out copyright violations on the Internet.

Take tough action against criminals: Jaya to Karuna

Expressing concern over the `spurt`
in incidents of kidnapping and murders in Tamil Nadu, AIADMK
chief Jayalalithaa on Wednesday asked the DMK Government to be severe
against the criminals indulging in such cases.

Signing of Office of Profit Bill toughest: Kalam

Signing the Office of Profit Bill
was the "toughest" decision he had taken during his tenure as
President, A P J Abdul Kalam said om Saturday.

Tough UGC regulations for affiliation of colleges

An aspiring college needs to have at least two acres of land and facilities in metro cities or five acres of area with adequate infrastructure and faculty in non-metros for getting affiliation from a university.

Diamond is million times harder than thought

Diamond is the hardest object on earth, strong enough to slice through glass and steel.

Pakistan expecting `tough resistance` in Waziristan

The Pakistani army expects Taliban and al-Qaida fighters in the South Waziristan tribal region to put up "tough resistance" against a military offensive, the army`s chief spokesman said.

Indonesia`s tough anti-terror plan under fire

A push by Indonesia to dramatically toughen its approach to fighting Islamist militants has come under fire as a threat to human rights that could ultimately reverse gains in tackling extremists.

Japan`s next PM vows tough greenhouse gas cuts

Japan`s next Prime Minister Monday vowed tough greenhouse gas cuts for the world`s number two economy as he prepared to name key cabinet posts ahead of taking power next week.