As the campaigning by major and not-so-major political parties for the 2014 general election closed on Tuesday, and those who enjoy their pegs lamented that the mandatory dry day had begun, here are a few observations and questions.
As the campaign for Lok Sabha seats in the Mumbai-Thane belt wound up on Tuesday evening, Uddhav Thackeray was less disturbed than he had been before Narendra Modi spoke out in support of the BJP ally, the Shiv Sena.
A group of young doctors and engineers are designing portable gadgets and smart-phone applications to monitor a range of illnesses that haunt our society Have you ever thought you could do a diagnostic test using your phone? uChek, a smart-phone application, lets you perform urine analysis at your home with the click of a button.
Indian opposition leader Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought to calm fears about the future of religious minorities under his rule, saying his government would represent all Indians whether they voted for him or not in an ongoing general election.
India's gold imports in April and May could be less than half of arrivals in March, as restrictions on the movement of cash during general elections dent the buying power of consumers, jewellery industry officials said.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Mumbai: Obi Mobiles, the mobile brand of Inflexionpoint, an IT supply chain company co-founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley, on Thursday announced the launch of its operations in the Indian market.
What do Mumbaikars eat through the day? Where do they go when they crave a good meal? Where are those hole-in-the-wall shops that sell ingredients for various communities? sunday mid-day scoures streets in the city for the best meals, meets citizens from across work profiles to see what they eat, checks out places to buy exotic ingredients and ... (more)
Video cameras and IT officers in tow, police teams are manning nakabandis across Mumbai to apprehend the growing number of vehicles sneaking in fake currency notes into the city to fund campaigns and bribe poor voters.
Royal Challengers Bangalore picked up a second consecutive victory in IPL 7, with their bowlers coming up trumps yet again, knocking out the much-vaunted Mumbai Indians batting lineup to setup a comfortable win.