The books this weekend are fun and easy to read. 1. 'Opening Night'; Written by Diksha Basu; Published by Harper-Collins India; Priced at Rs.250 This is the story of Naiya Kapur, a Princeton University graduate who comes to Mumbai to chase the big Indian dream - Bollywood.
Jobs Commodities Automobiles Insurance Real Estate Travel & Tourism Health & Pharma Lifestyle Media Power Telecom Infotech Retail Infrastructure Editor's Picks New Delhi: At least 44 Air India flights, including some from and to international destinations, were cancelled on Saturday as about 50 pilots reported for duty but did not operate flights, ... (more)
NEW DELHI: The stir by a section of Air India pilots which led to cancellation of 52 flights was called off tonight after the state-owned airline reportedly assured them that their pending salary and allowances would be cleared in phases before March.
It is yet uncertain whether Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi would campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party -Shiv Sena-Republican Party of India alliance for the civic polls in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra.
A young Indian girl is given her first polio vaccination at a health camp organized by the Rotary Club in conjunction with UNICEF and the WHO, in Moradabad, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Thursday, Jan.
The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a preliminary enquiry relating to the alleged misconduct by army officials in transferring a plot of land in possession of Central Ordnance Depot to a Mumbai builder, an agency official said here Friday.
The IEEE Conformity Assessment Program , a joint initiative of the IEEE Standards Association and IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization to advance and accelerate market adoption of conforming products, today announced that Ravi Subramaniam, Technical Director, ICAP will participate in a panel titled Standards for Smart Grid, at ... (more)
The shelves are packed with Tesco's canned fruit, and the grocer's blue and red livery plasters every aisle.There is a Clubcard loyalty scheme, but this is not a Tesco supermarket and we are not in a leafy British suburb.
New Delhi, Jan 12 : Over five years after Alistair Pereira, driving under the influence of alcohol, ran over 15 labourers sleeping on a Mumbai pavement killing seven of them, the Supreme Court Thursday upheld a Bombay High Court verdict awarding him a three-year jail sentence.
JEDDAH: Kashmir, whose tourism was badly affected during the separatist movements in the past, is now a safe haven for tourists, Nawang Rigzin, minister for tourism and culture of the government of Jammu and Kashmir, said on Wednesday.
FOR a country that fails to meet its most basic challenges-feeding the hungry, piping clean water, fixing roads-it seems incredible that India is rapidly building the world's biggest, most advanced, biometric database of personal identities.
The Shiv Sena, Bharatiya Janata Party and the Republican Party of India Thursday announced their 'Grand Alliance' would sweep the forthcoming Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation elections and then focus on capturing the state assembly.
KUALA LUMPUR: Visa restrictions between India and Malaysia, increased airport handling charges and soaring fuel costs have led popular low cost Malaysian airline AirAsia X to discontinue its flights to New Delhi and Mumbai from its Kuala Lumpur hub.
Social media has changed the political campaign and discourse in India like never before, agreed a panel discussing the learnings from the Lok Sabha elections and the last two US elections as part of the Social Media Week Mumbai on Monday. The panel was hosted by The Indian Express Group as part of the Social Media Week, being organised simultaneously in many cities across the world.
Narendra Modi is pulling out all the fashion stops for his upcoming visit to the United States, hiring a top Mumbai designer to create outfits that will sell his vision of a newly confident, aspirational India. India's politicians are often mocked by media for their crumpled traditional cotton shirt-and-pyjama attire, which serves as an austerity badge in a nation where simple living is prized as a political credo.
A new crime sub-category has emerged in Britain after same-sex marriages were made legal in March: fake marriages between same-sex couples for a fee that enables a non-EU citizen skirt strict visa rules and stay in the country after 'marrying' a UK/EU citizen. Organised gangs provide a man or woman for an all-expenses fee of 10,000 pounds, so that the non-EU citizen can enter into the fake marriage.
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's refusal to settle for anything below 151 Assembly seats in Maharashtra is to reassert not only his own leadership in the state but also to stick to the 'mission' announced by his son Aditya Thackeray. At a conclave held a couple of months ago, Aditya had declared Sena's 'Mission 150' for the Assembly elections - almost on the lines of BJP's 'Mission 272' before the Lok Sabha elections.
FSI is the ratio of built-up area to plot size, and a higher FSI is desired by all in land-starved Mumbai where per square foot price for a house can go over a lakh. In the run-up to the elections, the Prithviraj Chavan government in Maharashtra has been busily allotting more floor space index to real estate projects.