International athletes to participate in Cochin International Half Marathon
International athletes to participate in Cochin International Half Marathon

Over 16,000 participants, including defending champions Bernard Kipyego and Helah Kiprop of Kenya, will take part in the Cochin International Half Marathon to be flagged off from Marine Drive here on Sunday.

'Kiss of love' sparks political spat between Vijayan, Chennithala

The 'Kiss of love' protest held in Kochi on Sunday has sparked a spat between CPI(M) leader Pinarayi Vijayan and Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala over the handling of the situation by police.

Patel tells Mumbai cops he can`t say anything on Zinta case

BCCI Secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday told Mumbai police that he was not in a position to say anything on the alleged May 30 spat between Preity Zinta and his former boyfriend Ness Wadia as he was not present when the alleged incident took place.

Colourful R-Day parade dazzles Mumbai

Mumbai witnessed a dazzling Republic Day celebration, with a colourful parade at the picturesque Marine Drive here Sunday.

Armed forces participation to add colour to R-Day parade

Army vehicles with Bofors gun, Naval band and display of Pechora missile by the Air Force will be the highlights of this year`s Republic Day parade at Marine Drive.

Now on, Marine Drive will host Maha R-day celebrations

The Maharashtra government today decided to hold the Republic Day function at Marine Drive, instead of Shivaji Park from this year.

Nitish lays foundation of Patna`s `marine drive`

The Bihar government has built more than 12,000 bridges and over 25,000 km of roads to develop an efficient communication network in the state, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said Friday.

Speeding Audi hits five persons, including 4 cops in Mumbai

In yet another case of rash driving, a speeding Audi hit five persons including four policemen at Mumbai`s Marine Drive Thursday night.

Bihar govt agency to construct Ganga Expressway

After failed attempts to attract private investors for the Ganga Expressway project along the banks of the river, a government agency has now been roped in to construct it.

Youth mows down elderly man, injures two cops

A 74-year-old man was Wednesday knocked to death and two police constables were injured after they were hit by a speeding car driven by a college student, who was on a joyride in south Mumbai.

4 sentenced to 10 yrs RI in marine drive gang rape case

A local court here has sentenced four persons to 10 years RI for raping a woman in the Puri-Konark marine drive in 2007.