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Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 11:20 Categories: National International  Tags: super 30 Monocle 
Anand Kumar has figured in an international list of 20 pioneering teachers of the world.
Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 11:16 Categories: National  Tags: ‘Condé Nast Traveller India Award-2011 
Readers of international travel magazine Condé Nast Traveller have voted the lake city of Udaipur in Rajasthan as the “best leisure destination” in India.
Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 11:02 Categories: Sports  Tags: davis cup 
Spain won a fifth Davis Cup title.
Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 10:54 Categories: National  Tags: dev anand 
Hindi cinema's legendary hero Dev Anand passes away.
Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 10:49 Categories: International  Tags: German WWII bomb 
Germany's western city of Koblenz was evacuated to defuse a World War II era bomb discovered in the Rhine river.
Posted by Posted 05.12.2011 10:39 Categories: National  Tags: IFFI 2011 
Colombian film Porfirio , directed by Alejandro Landes and produced by Francisco Aljure, won the coveted Golden Peacock Award at the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa, 2011.
Posted by Posted 03.12.2011 10:10 Categories: National  Tags: CEO of the year 2011 
Steel Authority of India Limited chairman C.S. Verma was conferred the CEO of the Year 2011 award under public sector category.
Posted by Posted 03.12.2011 10:06 Categories: National  Tags: Agni I 
The Strategic Forces Command (SFC) of the armed forces successfully test-fired an Agni-I missile from the Wheeler Island, off the Odisha coast.
Posted by Posted 03.12.2011 10:02 Categories: National  Tags: Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case 
The Gujarat High Court directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to take over the investigation into the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case.
Posted by Posted 03.12.2011 09:57 Categories: National  Tags: MCD trifurcation Bill 
The Delhi Assembly passed the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill-2011 which seeks to trifurcate the civic body and reserve 50 per cent of the wards for women.
Posted by Posted 03.12.2011 09:39 Categories: National  Tags: Bihar Lokayukta Bill 
The Bihar government approved tabling of the Lokayukta Bill in the coming winter session of the Bihar Assembly.
Posted by Posted 01.12.2011 11:58 Categories: International  Tags: Britain Iran relation 
Britain expelled all Iranian diplomats and ordered the closure of its embassy in London in retaliation against the attack on British embassy in Tehran.
Posted by Posted 01.12.2011 11:51 Categories: International  Tags: hiv patients 
Half of HIV patients in Asia live in India.
Posted by Posted 01.12.2011 11:45 Categories: Economy  Tags: economic growth 
Economic growth drops to 6.9 per cent in the second quarter of this fiscal 2011-12.
Posted by Posted 01.12.2011 11:35 Categories: National  Tags: human resource consultancy Mercer Bangalore 
A global survey done by human resource consultancy Mercer has reviled that Bangalore is the best city to live in India.
Posted by Posted 30.11.2011 10:28 Categories: National  Tags: Indira Goswami  
Eminent litterateur Indira Goswami passed away.
Posted by Posted 30.11.2011 10:26 Categories: International  Tags: Michael Jackson death  
Dr. Conrad Murray, who was found guilty earlier this month of the involuntary manslaughter of pop star Michael Jackson, was sentenced by a judge to four years in jail.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:56 Categories: Sports  Tags: Airtel Delhi half-marathon 2011 
Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa and Kenyan Lucy Wangui Kabuu claim the men's and women's crowns in the Airtel Delhi half-marathon.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:54 Categories: International  Tags: arab league syria sanction 
The Arab League approved sanctions against Syria.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:46 Categories: International  Tags: Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) 
India and Nepal signed a revised Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA), with the aim of encouraging Indian investment in Nepal, preventing fiscal evasion, and easing procedures for stakeholders with commercial interests in both countries.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:44 Categories: National  Tags: Rajasthan IT centres 
The Rajasthan Government will establish Information Technology (IT) Centres at all district headquarters across the State at a cost of Rs.1 crore each to supplement the work of Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendras for providing e-governance facilities and supplying online information to the rural populace.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:38 Categories: National  Tags: Sarangi maestro  Ustad Sultan Khan 
Sarangi maestro and classical singer Ustad Sultan Khan passed away .
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 08:26 Categories: International Science & Tech  Tags: nasa mission mars 
The U.S. space agency is poised to launch the most powerful and advanced robotic rover ever built to explore Mars and hunt for signs that life may once have existed on the red planet.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 07:42 Categories: International  Tags: New Zealand PM John Key  
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key won a second term.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 07:39 Categories: National  Tags: Kumar Vimal died 
Eminent Hindi litterateur Kumar Vimal died.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 07:22 Categories: National International  Tags: Thames River Restoration Trust (TRRT) 
The Thames River Restoration Trust (TRRT), winner of the Theiss International River Prize for 2010, has tied up with Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Peace Institute Charitable Trust (PICT) to work for restoration of a 300-km stretch of the Ganga and the Yamuna on both sides of the banks.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 07:16 Categories: National  Tags: Rhodes scholarships 
Five Indians are among 83 students chosen for the prestigious Rhodes scholarship for the year 2012.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 07:13 Categories: National  Tags: taj mahal  
A team of the Survey of India began checking the foundations of the Taj Mahal following a directive from the Supreme Court of India.
Posted by Posted 28.11.2011 06:22 Categories: National  Tags: animal dissection 
University Grants Commission (UGC) has announced phasing out of animal dissection for experimental purposes at the under-graduate and post-graduate levels.
Posted by Posted 25.11.2011 08:36 Categories: Economy National  Tags: Companies Bill  2011 
The Union Cabinet approved the Companies Bill, 2011.