New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi habitually chats with one and sundry while walking through parliament house. While waiting for her car Tuesday, she was seen chatting with some photojournalists at Gate no. 2 of the Parliament House. She asked a woman photojournalist about the heavy equipment that she was carrying. When the woman murmured something, Gandhi asked, 'Abhi tak spondilitis nahi hua (Haven't you got spondalities till now due to constantly carrying this heavy load)?'
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:41:51 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee heaved a sigh of relief and even showed sparks of his trademark humour Wednesday when the house conducted the Question Hour without any hitch.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:40:56 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Zoom Developers, the flagship company of 14-year-old Zoom Enterprises, will enter the education sector by setting up a hotel management institute in Arunachal Pradesh.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:20:47 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) A court Wednesday framed charges against former Delhi Development Authority (DDA) vice chairman Subhash Sharma for allowing a lift to be installed illegally in a commercial complex here.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:20:24 PM
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) In an effort to further develop the debt market, market regulator Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has decided to allow mutual funds (MFs) to sell government securities contracted for purchase in delivery versus payment (DVP III) mode.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:18:24 PM
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Despite no particular guidelines, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has made it clear to former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar that he has to choose between the high-profile post of its cricket committee chairman and the job of a TV commentator-cum-media columnist.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:17:53 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils Wednesday roped in legendry Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee to help the team.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:17:34 PM
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Two-time triple centurion Virender Sehwag leads the race for the 2008 Castrol Indian Cricketer of the Year.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:16:59 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The India Metrological Department (IMD) has forecast that the country will have a 'near normal' monsoon this year, Science and Technology Minister Kapil Sibal said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:16:47 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The heart of the Indian capital turned into a fortress Wednesday as the government took unprecedented security steps to guard the Olympic torch whose run has been dogged by protests in the West.
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 9:16:05 PM
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