Everything you need to know about Bally Goswami Rd: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Bally Goswami Rd: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Jaipur, May 17 (IANS) Rajasthan Police Friday arrested a clerk posted in the Indian Army's south-west command here on charges of spying for Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency, an officer said.
Guwahati, May 17 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee conferred the Asom Ratna Award for 2012 on writer late Mamoni Raisom Goswami and Sharmila Tagare for thier contribution towards the society, especially for the upliftment of women during the closing ceremony of the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Pandu College in Guwahati.
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Delhi Lokayukta Manmohan Sarin Wednesday issued notice to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and her Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami for putting up their posters in public places.
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Delhi Lokayukta Manmohan Sarin Wednesday issued notice to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and her Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami for their posters in public places.
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The Delhi government Tuesday set up a committee to look into ways to reduce cases of refusals by auto-rickshaw drivers to ferry passengers and improve the quality of service for commuters.
Guwahati, May 13 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee presented the Asom Ratna award (posthumously) to Late Indira Goswami and the Srimanta Shankardeva award for the year 2008 to Sharmila Tagore at a function here on Monday.
Guwahati, May 13 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Monday termed women as the symbol of peace, love, humanity and dignity, while calling for measures to ensure they get recognition for their "selfless work" as well as the "respect and courtesy they deserve".
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) They sit quietly, keeping a careful watch on passengers as the bus travels through the city in the dead of the night, ready to intervene if anything goes wrong. The uniformed men are Delhi government's home guards posted on night buses to ensure the safety of commuters, especially women.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has said that there is a need of welfare of the lawyers and announced hike in the corpus fund of Bar Council of Delhi for welfare measures.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The revised autorickshaw and taxi fares will come into effect in the capital from Saturday with the Delhi government warning of strict action against errant drivers.
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Mohit Suri says that the "ideal love" that he has presented in "Aashiqui 2", is inspired by the unconditional love that his wife Udita Goswami showers on him. Therefore he gives her "full credit" for the success of the romantic-musical saga.
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir cadre IAS officer, Anil Goswami, has been appointed as Secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
London, April 22 (ANI): Zac Efron has revealed that he had the jitters while shooting a sex scene with Heather Graham in their upcoming movie, 'At Any Price.'
Film: Ek Thi Daayan; Starring: Emraam Hashmi, Konkona Sen Sharma, Huma Qureshi, Kalki Koechlin; Directed by Kannan Iyer; Rating: ****
Kolkata, April 19 (IANS) Two Maoists were arrested from the city and arms, ammunition and some documents recovered from them police said Friday.
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday cancelled the permit of the bus in which a 10-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by its driver, a minister said.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today stated that in order to provide the best education facilities to the SC,ST,OBC and Minorities and orphan children the city government is setting up a residential school to provide free education, boarding and lodging facilities. This is going to be the best tribute to the
Chandigarh, April 8 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday issued notice to the union government and authorities in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh after admitting a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking a ban on cancer-causing agents.
Guwahati, Apr 5 (ANI): Assam's newfound acceptance of the piano was seen at a recent concert, 'Melody of Nimble Fingers-2013.' by young musicians of the state who played the instrument with panache.
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The Rajasthan Royals won the inaugural edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 but they have not been able to match their performance in the next four editions.
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Singer Bally Sagoo, who reigned over the pop music scene in the 1990s, rues that Punjabi music has limited its identity to loud bhangra songs.
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) Now tourists can enjoy a glimpse of Kolkata and its iconic spots such as the Victoria Memorial and Howrah Bridge from the sky -- courtesy helicopter joyrides.
Lucknow, March 22 (IANS) A Dalit woman, who petitioned a senior Uttar Pradesh Police officer seeking registration of her rape complaint, was told that her's was not an age to be raped.
Now the commuting from auto in the NCR area is going to be easy for the passengers, as government has decided to issue permits to auto driver to ply in the NCR area. Earlier traveling by auto in the NCR area was difficult as there is a lack of common permit in the different parts of Delhi-NCR.
Jaipur, Feb 19 (IANS) A Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in the Pokhran range in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district Tuesday but the two pilots bailed out safely, officials said.
Keeping in view of the strike call by some Trade Unions including auto rickshaw union, Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has taken all preventive and safety measures in advance to avoid any kind of untoward incident and for providing smooth public transport to its passengers.
Ranchi, Feb 16 (IANS) The BJP Saturday demanded a high-level probe into the alleged police action seeking criminal records of former Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda.
Cuttack, Feb 7 (IANS) India finished their ICC Women's World Cup on a high as captain Mithali Raj led the hosts to a six-wicket win over arch rivals Pakistan at the Barabati Stadium here Thursday.
Cuttack, Feb 7(ANI): Indian captain Mithali Raj scored a brilliant century to lead her side to an easy victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in the seventh place play-off in the ICC Women's World Cup 2013 at Cuttack on Thursday.
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Hosts India were knocked out of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's World Cup as they suffered a shocking 138-run defeat against Sri Lanka in a must win Group A match at the Brabourne Stadium here Tuesday.
Mumbai, Feb.3 (ANI): England beat India by 32 runs in a Women's World Cup encounter at Mumbai's Brabourne Stadium on Sunday, a game that was marked by contrasting centuries by England captain Charlotte Edwards and India's Harmanpreet Kaur.
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Actress Shriya Saran, who features in Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children", says she had a "brilliant" experience working with the Canada-based Indian filmmaker, who played a perfect guide to her.
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Actor Darsheel Safary, who has portrayed the role of junior Saleem Sinai in Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children", says he feels lucky for being a part of such a big movie.
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Actress Shahana Goswami, who features in Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children," says the filmmaker is quite a taskmaster on the sets, but a great one to work with.
New Delhi, Feb 01 (ANI): Academy award winner director Deepa Mehta's most awaited film 'Midnight's Children' based on a booker prize winning novel of the same name by Salman Rushdie was premiered in Mumbai on Thursday night.
Film: "Midnight's Children"; Actors: Rajat Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Ronit Roy, Satya Bhabha, Seema Biswas, Shahana Goswami, Siddharth, Anita Majumdar, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Darsheel Safary, Soha Ali Khan and Shriya Saran; Director: Deepa Mehta; Rating: **1/2
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Thirush Kamini's 100 off 146 balls helped India defeat the West Indies by 105 runs in the opening game of the ICC Women's World Cup at Brabourne Stadium here Thursday.
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Actor Rahul Bose, who will be seen in the role of Zulfikar, a Pakistani General in Deepa Mehta's adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel "Midnight's Children", says when a book is adapted into a film, it is definitely a happy moment for the author.
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) India's Mithali Raj and England's Katherine Brunt enter the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's World Cup 2013 as top-ranked batter and bowler.
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) Rahul Bose, who will be seen in Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children," says even though he has a small but significant role in the film, it cannot be called a landmark role in his career.
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) Author Salman Rushdie, who was in India to promote Deepa Mehta's film "Midnight's Children" Tuesday, says it feels good to bring the film to it's original birthland.
Mumbai, Jan.30 (ANI): With just two days to for the premiere of the much awaited movie, "Midnight's Children", filmmaker Deepa Mehta and author of the book on which the movie has been made Salman Rushdie presented the first look of it in India's showbiz capital Mumbai.
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Author Salman Rushdie says he had to be quite ruthless to his novel "Midnight Children" while writing the screenplay for its big screen adaptation.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami Wednesday met union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath over the prolonged ambiguity of the status of two villages and sought ownership rights for them, said a Delhi government official.
Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami alongwith a delegation today met Union UD Minister Kamal Nath to demand development of Todapur and Dasghara villages, to exhort grant of ownership rights in these
Mumbai, Jan 22 (IANS) Director Mohit Suri and actress Udita Goswami have decided to seal their nine-year-old relationship Jan 29. Suri says he is an unconventional guy but is doing the formalities for his lady love, who is in charge of the whole thing.
New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): Emraan Hashmi is all set to groove at a special family act at cousin Mohit Suri's wedding bash.
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Actor Emraan Haashmi will dance as part a special family act for cousin, film director Mohit Suri, who is tying the knot with his long-time lady love actress Udita Goswami later this month.
Kolkata, Jan 15 (IANS) Mohun Bagan fans were ecstatic and emotional as they celebrated the removal of the suspension on their club by the All India Football Federation here Tuesday. Former soccer stars also welcomed the decision.
Dubai, Jan 13 (IANS) Sri Lanka captain Shashikala Siriwardena is confident of change of fortunes for her side during the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup to be held in India.
Leading Ayurveda practitioners, politicians and other personalities from various section of society gathered to pay their tribute to the Raj Vaidya Brihaspati Dev Triguna in a function organized in New Delhi. Several politicians including Minister of Delhi government Ramakant Goswami,
Kolkata, Jan 4 (IANS) Indian space scientists' tryst with Mars will begin with launch of a probe in October to explore the red planet's atmosphere and search for life-sustaining elements, a top official said Friday.
Kolkata, Jan 4 (IANS) India's tryst with Mars will begin in October to explore the red planet's atmosphere and search for life-sustaining elements, a top space official said Friday.
Dubai, Jan.2 (ANI): England's Charlotte Edwards has been picked for her fifth successive World Cup, while her Indian counterpart, Mithali Raj, has been selected for her fourth successive World Cup after all eight countries finalized their squads for the ICC Women's World Cup India 2013 to be staged in Mumbai from 31 January to 17 February.*
Mumbai, Dec 31 (IANS) Right-handed batter Mithali Raj will lead India in the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup to be played in India from Jan 31 to Feb 17.
New Delhi, Dec 30 (ANI): A day after the Delhi gang-rape victim succumbed to her injuries at Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Hospital, another shocking incident of molestation took place in a Delhi bus last night.
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami Thursday flagged off 47 more night service buses, a move intended to provide safe public transport in the wake of the Dec 16 gang-rape.
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Canada-based Indian filmmaker Deepa Mehta's ambitious project "Midnight's Children" -- big screen adaptation of Salman Rushdie's Booker prize-winning controversial novel of the same name -- is set to hit Indian screens Feb 1.
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) The Delhi government Saturday announced a slew of measures to improve public transport, including increased trips by DTC buses as well as installing GPS devices in public vehicles.
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) K. Satchidanandan, Chadrakant Devtale, Jeet Thayil, Chandana Goswami, Subrata Mukhopadhayay and Jayant Pawar are among writers and poets representing 24 languages who have been honoured with this year's Sahitya Akademi awards.
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Keeping in view the increasing population of Delhi and the mushrooming of new colonies on the city's outskirts, the Delhi government announced that Delhi Transport Corportion would start plying on new routes.
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Deepa Mehta's film "Midnight's Children" has been cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), and without any cuts. The filmmaker is "thrilled".
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) Kolkata has more than 50,000 child labourers, out of which 80 percent are underage girls, says an NGO.
Jaipur, Dec 9 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) corporal Sunday committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in the barracks in Jodhpur air base in Rajasthan, police said.
Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami today stated that his department is taking all necessary steps to overcome anticipated incidents of black-marketing in purchase of auto-rickshaws in the Capital city.
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Microsoft Monday launched Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 - a single, powerful enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that is purpose-built for five industries (manufacturing, distribution, retail, public sector and service industries) and includes rich capabilities to support administrative business processes.
Agartala, Nov 30 (IANS) Wrangling over sharing of seats between ruling Left Front partners CPI-M and RSP in Tripura has come to the fore ahead of the assembly polls next year.
Jaipur, Nov 28 (IANS) A woman officer of the Indian Air Force (IAF) committed suicide in her home in Jodhpur Wednesday, police said.
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday sought a regulatory framework for the battery?powered rickshaws, also known as e?rickshaws, whose numbers have been rising in the city.
Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami has stated that the city government is committed to ensure issuance of 45,000 additional auto-rickshaw permits as per the instruction of Hon'ble Supreme Court.
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Delhi government Friday said a panel would be constituted to check the sale of autorickshaws on the black market in the capital.
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Teen actor Darsheel Safary is excited about Canada?based Indian filmmaker Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children" because for the first time he is "doing a film of this kind".
Kokrajhar (Assam), Nov.16 (ANI): The Army on Friday conducted a flag march through certain parts of Assam's curfew-bound Kokrajhar District.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday said Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses would offer free travel to women on the occasion of Bhai Duj festival Nov 15.
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) In spite of being part of an erstwhile royal family, Saba Ali Khan, elder daughter of the late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and veteran actress Sharmila Tagore, says she doesn't run after designer brands.
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) Model-tuned-actor Milind Soman turns 47 Sunday and his actress girlfriend Shahana Goswami calls him the loveliest person who inspires her.
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami today reviewed the issues related to purchase of new auto rickshaws in the capital city.
Indian Women T20 team defeated Pakistan Women T20 team in the final of Women's T20 Asia Cup by 18 runs.
Kolkata, Oct 22 (IANS) Brazil's soccer World Cup winning captain and former coach Carlos Daunga has a prescription for lifting Indian soccer standards - follow the Japanese model.
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Mithali Raj will lead the 15-member Indian women's cricket team in the Twenty20 Asia Cup to be played in Guangzhou, China, Oct 24-31.
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Ahead of a one-day strike Tuesday by autorickshaw and taxi operators to press for a fare hike, a city minister said the Delhi Transport Corporation shall press into service extra buses for inconvenienced commuters.
Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) Around a dozen 'naga sadhus' (naked sadhus) from Haridwar created a flutter by joining a community protest against the proposed sale of a plot of land in south Mumbai here Monday.
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Madhur Bhandarkar faced many hurdles while making "Heroine" -- the filmmaker is now delighted to see the response and has expressed gratitude to the people who supported him all through.
Colombo, Oct 8 (IANS) Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami dropped a place to fourth spot in the ICC women's Twenty20 bowler's rankings released Monday.
Chandrapur (Maharashtra), Oct 7 (IANS) Tribal women from Maharashtra's Chandrapur have sent 80,000 postcards to Chief Miniter Prithviraj Chavan asking to make the district liquor-free, a social activist said Sunday.
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday flagged off 11 'ladies special' or women only buses of the state-run Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) at a function here Thursday.
Galle (Sri Lanka), Sep 27 (IANS) Australia comprehensively beat India by eight wickets in their opening match of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Championships here Thursday.
Delhi Minister, Ramakant Goswami has stated that the city government has taken a number of welfare measures for such workers with an aim to make their lives and working conditions comfortable.
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Sep 25 (IANS) Reema Malhotra replaced Gouhar Sultana in the Indian squad for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 cricket tournament that starts in Galle Wednesday.
Colombo, Sep 24 (IANS) England's Sarah Taylor and Lisa Sthalekar of Australia were named as the No.1 ranked batswoman and bowler, respectively, in the ICC women's Twenty20 rankings launched here Monday.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Dikshit has said that the principal opposition party is in habit of misleading people.
Jaipur, Sep 23 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Bikram Singh Sunday reviewed a spectacular parade of 61 Cavalry, the only horse-mounted cavalry of the force here, to mark its raising day.
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A Delhi University athlete chased a chain snatcher while raising an alarm here and helped catch the culprit, police said Saturday.
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) With the Congress and the Trinamool Congress deciding to go their separate ways both at the centre and in West Bengal, the Left parties Friday said the break was unsurprising, as the alliance was formed by "self-seeking, egotistical" politicians with little knowledge of running a coalition.
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, who is busy promoting her forthcoming film "Heroine", says elder sister actress Karisma is her biggest critic.
Delhi Transport Corporation has decided to launch a special checking drive to overcome ticketless travelling. The drive will start from 10th September, 2012 and will continue till 15th September, 2012.
Chennai, Sep 3 (IANS) Choreographer-turned-director Prabhu Deva is set to walk the ramp Monday for a charity fashion event organised by Shabana Azmi's Mijwan Welfare Society (MWS).
Delhi Transport Minister Ramakant Goswami has instructed the Delhi Transport Corporation to go tough against ticketless travelers in its buses.
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Away from the boxing ring, MC Mary Kom is set to take to the fashion ramp for a cause. The Olympic bronze medallist will walk for veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi's Mijwan Welfare Society (MWS) Sep 3.
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) The music launch of Kareena Kapoor's most ambitious project "Heroine" at the Siddhi Vinayak temple here Thursday turned chaotic when crowd became uncontrollable.