`Kahaani` gets Hollywood remake as `Deity`

Vidya Balan-starrer `Kahaani` is getting a Hollywood version in `Deity` with Niels Arden Oplev of `The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo` fame attached to direct the Yash Raj Films project for international audience.

Govt could ban official use of gmail, yahoo by year-end

Wary of cyber snooping, the government could ban e-mail services such as Gmail and Yahoo for official communications by December this year in a move to safeguard its critical and sensitive data.

Digital village - Government at people`s doorsteps

In October 2011, the government of India approved the setting up of the NOFN to provide connectivity to the 250,000 gram panchayats in the country.

Govt to set up IMG on Internet governance

An Inter-Ministerial group on Internet governance will shortly be set up, a government official today said.

Youth slits tongue, offers it to deity

Driven by superstitions, a
16-year-old youth cut his tounge and offered it to a deity in
Masauli area here, police said.

Earrings of deity missing from Jagannath Temple

Two silver earrings of Lord Ganesh were found missing from Sri Jagannath temple
premises on Saturday.

Petition for demat a/c for Hindu deities rejected

Observing that deities should
remain in temples and not in stock markets, the Bombay High
Court today rejected a petition seeking permission to open
demat accounts in the names of Hindu Gods.