A women's group in Gothivli village near Rabale issued an order banning women from wearing nightgowns outside their homes, calling it an "indecent practice" and imposing a fine of Rs 500 on those flouting its diktat.
The BJP-led government has refused to make public nearly 39 classified files on the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and related matters, in sharp contrast to the demands of disclosure raised by its senior leaders when in Opposition.
The public has a "full right to know" the contents of the ethics investigation into the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, FIFA executive committee member Prince Ali bin Al Hussein of Jordan said on Tuesday.
The king of comedy, Kapil Sharma has had to face a lot of flak for his name getting involved in several controversies. Last he found himself embroiled in one, was with the Bhojpuri actor-producer Kamaal Rashid Khan on micro-blogging site Twitter. This time however, it is with another Khan, the famous `ek-number` man from Bigg Boss season 7, Ajaz Khan.
England captain Alastair Cook has admitted that his team became too `insular` during the latter stages of Andy Flower`s reign as head coach and vowed to change the image of the team under new coach Peter Moores during his second spell in charge.
There is trust deficit between people and those holding high public offices which need to be changed or else there will be more street protests, Central Vigilance Commissioner Pradeep Kumar said here today.
The National Human Rights
Commission has made public skeletal details of assets owned by
its Chairman K G Balakrishnan showing there was no change in
the moveable and immovable properties owned by him.