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Admiral Robin K Dhowan takes over as Navy Chief

Admiral Robin K Dhowan takes over as Navy Chief

NEW DELHI: Admiral Robin K Dhowan, who has commanded frontline warships like INS Delhi, today took over as the Chief of Naval Staff, a post which was lying vacant for… Read more »

Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal

US hopes progress in Indo-Pak trade ties after LS elections

WASHINGTON: The US has said it heard “some positive murmurings” in India and Pakistan that there will be progress in Indo-Pak trade ties after the Lok Sabha elections, saying there… Read more »

Voters are not fools

Voters are not fools: Jaitley on Rahul’s ‘ullu’ barb

AMRITSAR: In a counter attack on Rahul Gandhi for asking Narendra Modi to “stop fooling” the people, BJP leader Arun Jaitley today said voters are not “ullus” (fools) if they… Read more »

Fin Min detects over Rs 1800 cr excise duty evasion in 2013-14

Fin Min detects over Rs 1800 cr excise duty evasion in 2013-14

NEW DELHI: Increased efforts in checking revenue leakage have resulted in detection of over Rs 1,800 crore central excise duty evasion across the country during 2013-14. As many as 379… Read more »

CAG can audit accounts of telecom firm

CAG can audit accounts of telecom firms: SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today held that the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) can audit the account books of private telecom companies which share revenue with the… Read more »

Modi alleges distribution of

Modi alleges distribution of watches with Chidambaram’s pics

RAMANATHAPURAM, TN: Sharpening his attack on P Chidambaram, BJP leader Narendra Modi today alleged wrist watches with photos of the Finance Minister were being distributed to voters and demanded a… Read more »

Modiencounter minister

Modi ‘encounter minister’, a ‘compulsive liar’: Chidambaram

CHENNAI: Finance Minister P Chidambaram today hit back at Narendra Modi, calling him a “compulsive liar” and an “encounter Chief Minister”. “Mr Modi is a compulsive liar. There was no… Read more »

Malaysia's top

Malaysia’s top ethnic-Indian lawyer dies in car accident

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s veteran ethnic- Indian lawyer and lawmaker Karpal Singh, who defended opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim in his sensational sodomy trial, was killed today in a road accident. Singh,… Read more »


Sweet dreams

Before you speculate on the reasons that prompted the guards to break into Irrfan’s room in Hawaii, rest assured all is well with him. The actor, who is currently in… Read more »

Shraddha Kapoor riding a bike

Villain bike

The first look of ‘Ek Villain’ shows Shraddha Kapoor riding a bike and the male lead, Siddharth Malhotra on her back seat. While shooting for Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Ek Villain’ in… Read more »


Kissing justified

The ‘Student of the Year’ actress Alia Bhatt has justified her kissing scene in ‘2 States’. “This film (2 States) starts where most rom-coms end, it starts with the couple… Read more »


Arpita episode

The ‘Ishaqzaade’ actor Arjun Kapoor reveals his love story with Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan. Lots might have been said and written about his love relationship with Alia Bhatt but… Read more »

Sushmita Sen

Bengali debut

She made her debut in Bollywood after winning the coveted title of Miss Universe, and now, after taking a sabbatical from acting for about three years, Sushmita Sen is all… Read more »

Akash Dalal

Akash case: Justice delayed is justice denied

EDISON, NJ: Another Indian student, that too from Rutgers University. Another case of bias against Indian community. The same court drama but while Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30 days… Read more »

Shehla Jamil, Branch Manager of Moneydart in Chicago

Moneydart deals in foreign currency for no fee

CHICAGO: With many fists to its credit, including a successful launch in Chicagoland with two facilities now, Moneydart is now set to expand its activities by taking up increasingly foreign… Read more »

Children devotees during Devi Jagran event

Hari Om Mandir celebrates Devi Jagran

CHICAGO: Hari Om Mandir celebrated Chaitra Navratre Devi Jagran on Tuesday April 5 with a large number of devotees attending nine-day festival observed in the month of Chaitra. Asha Khanna… Read more »

Rudra Abhishekam at the Temple

Maharudra Yajna at Grayslake Hindu Temple

CHICAGO: The Hindu Mandir of Lake County has announced hosting Sri Maha Rudra Yajna from Friday May 2 to Sunday May 4 at its facility in Grayslake, a north side… Read more »

Ram Janma celebration

Navaratri culminates with Ram Janma celebrations

CHICAGO: Hindu Temple of Lake County hosed a nine day celebration of Vasant Navaratri from Monday, March 31 culminating with Ram Navami on Tuesday April 8 with lot of spiritual… Read more »

Vandana Jhingan, member executive team,  Ashyana Banquet Owner S Jain and  Hindi Lovers Club President Vinita Gulbani

Hindi Lovers host Rekha Surya Concert

CHICAGO: Hindi Lovers Club of Illinois (HLC) hosted a musical concert featuring renowned Indian singer Rekha Surya on Sunday, April 6 at Ashyana Banquets at its very beautiful ambience in… Read more »

ISA students

India Night highlights college memories

CHICAGO: Close to 1000 attendees, 250 participants, 17 board members enjoyed one of its type fantastic shows on Saturday, April 5, hosted by the Indian Student Association (ISA) at UIC… Read more »