New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A crane lowered around 3,000 kg of vegetables and then 3,000 kg of rice into a gigantic vessel with 1,200 litres of simmering oil. Creating a new record amid much fanfare, more biryani was cooked here Saturday than anywhere in the world before.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 5:26:55 PM
Raipur, March 1 (IANS) About half a million small farmers of Chattisgarh are expected to benefit from loan waiver for the farming community in the 2008-09 budget.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 5:18:14 PM
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) After several hurdles, a train may finally chug out of Kolkata for Dhaka April 14, carrying a heavy burden of emotions as it restores a link after four decades.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 5:02:59 PM
Bangalore, March 1 (IANS) Farmers in Karnataka Saturday termed the union government's decision to waive loans of small and marginal farmers as 'discriminatory'.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 5:02:26 PM
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Farmers from Uttar Pradesh's poverty-ridden Bundelkhand region are not much enthused by the Rs.600 billion farm loan waiver announced by Finance Minister P. Chidambaram in the annual budget as they doubt its benefits will ever reach them.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:48:37 PM
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Former finance minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Saturday termed the union budget 2008-09 as 'a recipe for long-term economic disaster'.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:47:35 PM
Bhopal, March 1 (IANS) A huge bungalow belonging to Iqbal Mohammed Memon alias Iqbal Mirchi, who is wanted by Indian authorities, is to be converted into a guest house for use by the government, official sources said.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:46:58 PM
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) The police have arrested a key suspect in the sensational rape and murder case of a young woman student in Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:43:54 PM
Lucknow, March 1 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Secretary Shashank Shekhar Singh Saturday relinquished the special rank of a cabinet minister conferred on him by Chief Minister Mayawati.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:42:32 PM
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Delhi opening batsman Aakash Chopra, who is going through the form of his life, is set to play for Shah Rukh Khan's Kolkata team in the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) starting next month.
Saturday, March 01, 2008 4:41:29 PM
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