New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) He is 7 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 190 kg. Clad in a white summer shirt straining at the 63-inch chest, the Great Khali, an Indian professional wrestler who is the current rage on the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) television shows, lives up to his name.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008 6:15:46 PM
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Lord Meghnad Desai, professor emeritus at the London School of Economics, will deliver the annual convocation address of the Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS), an official said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 7:25:49 PM
Kochi, May 6 (IANS) The rising value of the rupee from 2003-04 onwards has been inflicting a silent but hard blow on Keralites living abroad by reducing the rupee realisation of their foreign currency remittances to Kerala, according to a new study.
Tuesday, May 06, 2008 2:19:49 PM
Nahan (Himachal Pradesh), May 5 (IANS) When seven-foot three-inch tall Dalip Singh Rana returns to his native village in Himachal Pradesh this week, the 'Great Khali' wrestling champ will have easy passage for the first time.
Monday, May 05, 2008 9:51:05 AM
Patna, May 5 (IANS) The Bihar government has received more than a dozen requests from people in Mauritius to help trace their roots in the rural areas of the state ever since it launched its programme to foster closer cultural ties with the Indian Ocean country.
Monday, May 05, 2008 8:26:07 AM
Ahmedabad, May 4 (IANS) Gujaratis living in any corner of the world will soon be able to contact anybody in the state through 24X7 e-connectivity, Chief Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday in his interaction through satellite with people of Gujarati origin in the US and Canada.
Sunday, May 04, 2008 11:51:43 PM
Jalandhar (Punjab), May 4 (IANS) Gloucester Mayor Harjit Gill has pipped British royals, including Prince Charles, and several top celebrities to emerge as the most popular person in the county, according to an opinion poll published in the Weekend magazine.
Sunday, May 04, 2008 12:04:25 PM
Jalandhar (Punjab), May 4 (IANS) Jalandhar-born Gloucester Mayor Harjit Gill has pipped British royals, including Prince Charles, and several top celebrities to emerge as the most popular person in the Gloucestershire county.
Sunday, May 04, 2008 10:45:24 AM
Ludhiana, April 30 (IANS) A young couple was arrested from this industrial city in Punjab Wednesday for allegedly stabbing a non-resident Indian (NRI) 39 times earlier this week with the intention of looting him.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 9:45:52 PM
Book: 'Unaccustomed Earth'; Author: Jhumpa Lahiri; Publisher: Random House India; Pages: 333 Price: Rs 450
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 8:08:58 AM
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