Everything you need to know about Gaj Singh J Pur: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Gaj Singh J Pur: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A delectable ensemble of Mughlai dishes was on the lunch menu for visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Hyderabad House here Monday.
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Stating that he looked forward to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit later this year, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang turned poet of sorts Monday to say that seeds sowed in spring sould be harvested in autumn.
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister K. Siddaramaiah, who is on a visit to New Delhi, met Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today.
Lausanne, May 15 (IANS) It's status quo for the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Wednesday refused to lift its suspension until free and fair elections are held.
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) Actor Rajkumar Yadav, who will soon be seen in Navdeep Singh's "NH10", says the film has been pushed back for now.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Actor Prateik, who has gone underground to get a makeover for the upcoming film "Isaaq", will be romancing 16-year-old Amyra Dastur in the movie.
Toronto, May 10 (IANS) An Indo-Canadian man serving a life sentence in a jail in Canada for murdering three people, including his sister, says he will educate people about honour killings if he is released from prison.
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Commuters travelling in Delhi Metro will no longer have to stand in queues to recharge travel smart cards. They can recharge these online and get an update in add value machines (AVM) installed at Metro stations, an official said Thursday.
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday urged Asian economies to step up efforts to address common challenges by investing resources to help empower all sections of societies in the region.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) A day after the suspended Indian Olympic Association (IOA), headed by Abhay Singh Chautala, announced its panel for the meeting with the International Olympic Committee to present its case for lifting the ban, the IOC-recognised IOA boss Vijay Kumar Malhotra named his delegation.
Bhikiwind (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner who died after a murderous attack in a Lahore jail, was cremated at his hometown here Friday amid jostling crowds of tearful mourners.
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistani dailies Friday demanded a thorough investigation into the death of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh who was savagely attacked by fellow prisoners, with one pointedly saying this happened because of Pakistani authorities' "abject failure".
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) "Petty-minded" politics took away the life of Sarabjit Singh, Bollywood filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar and veteran writer Javed Akhtar said, as Hindi film celebrities reacted strongly to the death of the Indian death row prisoner in Pakistan.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) A "deeply saddened" Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday condoled the passing way of Sarabjit Singh and termed him a brave son of India.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said it was "particularly regrettable" that Pakistan "did not heed the pleas...to take a humanitarian view" of the case of Sarabjit Singh who died after being attacked in a Lahore jail.
Dubai, May 1 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Wednesday said recent initiatives and measures taken by the government, would give a boost to civil aviation in India.
New York, May 1 (IANS) An Indian in the American state of Indianapolis has been sentenced to three years in jail for selling drugs and is facing deportation to India after serving his sentence.
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): India on Monday requested Pakistan to take a sympathetic and humanitarian view of Sarabjit Singh's case and release him.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Appealing for Sarabjit Singh's release, India Monday asked Pakistan to take a "sympathetic and humanitarian" view on the Indian death row prisoner who is battling for life after being beaten in jail in Lahore.
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) A panel of experts will decide whether Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who suffered grievous injuries in an attack in Kot Lakhpat jail, should be sent abroad or a foreign neurosurgeon called here, a media report said Monday.
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) The attack on Sarabjit Singh could have serious implications for Pakistan-India ties, said a Pakistani daily, adding that the fate of the Indian death row prisoner was caught in the problematic relationship between the two countries.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) "Kai Po Che!" actor Sushant Singh Rajput has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Pepsi Atom, a new drink by PepsiCo India.
Bhubaneswar, April 25 (IANS) Maoists killed two people in Odisha a day after kidnapping them from a village, police said Thursday. The rebels also set afire a mobile phone tower in the same village.
Ras Al Khaimah, April 25 (IANS/WAM) A total of 10,000 trees have been planted by ceramics company in Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE since 2010, an official said.
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Wednesday expressed sadness over the demise of legendary singer Shamshad Begum.
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Wednesday called for a further strengthening of 'Panchayati Raj' institutions across the country.
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) There was need to strengthen the Panchayati Raj system to ensure inclusive development, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Wednesday.
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) India's economic growth will accelerate to 6.4 percent in the current financial year as compared to an estimated 5 percent expansion registered in the last fiscal, economic advisory panel to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday.
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The government was ready to debate all issues, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday as he appealed to the opposition for smooth functioning of parliament.
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday condemned the twin blasts in Boston and expressed solidarity with the United States in the struggle against terrorism.
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has cautioned the media against sensationalising and trivialising serious issues that result in misinformation.
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here at 10.30 p.m. from a three-day "successful" and "fruitful" visit to Germany that saw the signing of six agreements and a strong commitment to conclude an India-EU free trade agreement.
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, arrived here on Friday after completing his three-day state visit to Germany.
New Delhi, Apr. 12 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has greeted the nation on the eve of the joyous occasion of Vaisakhi, Vishu, Puthandu, Mesadi, Vaisakhadi and Bahag Bihu.
Berlin, Apr 12 (ANI): Asserting that the spirit of adventure, enterprise and innovation in India is thriving, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has said that his government's resolve to spur investments, attract foreign investors and boost economic growth remains unwavering, and added that intense debates back home on the policy issues have not stopped it from taking hard decisions.
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Rapper-stage performer Honey Singh took to the stage in front of a crowd of over 20,000 fans in Dubai at a Holi concert last week. Apparently, a section of the fans couldn't control their excitement and jumped on to the stage to create a ruckus.
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday said sanity and logic should not be lost to emotional outbursts and shrill rhetoric.
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Actress Kirti Kulhari, who plays Vinny, the zombie's girlfriend in "Rise Of The Zombies", says the role was a "cakewalk" as compared to her part in "Shaitan".
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): Sports ministry is awaiting for the results after Olympic bronze medallist, Vijender Singh, accused of consuming heroin, submitted samples to the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA).
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday appealed the leaders of Indian industry to correct the investment environment in the country and justify their social responsibility voluntarily. It is really disappointing that the growth rate of the country had slowed down to five percent but the current economic downturn is temporary and the government was taking corrective measures to get back to eight percent growth, he added
New Delhi, Apr 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said that he is confident of achieving eight percent economic growth despite a disappointing performance over the last couple of years.
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) It was disappointing that growth had slowed to five percent but this was temporary and the government was taking corrective measures to get back to eight percent growth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Apr 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday urged captains of Indian industry to correct the investment environment and reflect more carefully on their social responsibilities.
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) It was disappointing that growth had slowed down to five percent but this was temporary and the government was taking corrective measures to get back to eight percent growth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Wednesday.
New Delhi, March 16 (ANI): Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha, along with the cast and crew, unveiled the 'first look' of their upcoming movie 'Lootera' at a star-studded event in Mumbai.
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said India remains steadfast in its support to the people of Nepal in their effort to build a stable, democratic and prosperous country.
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday sent to judicial custody till March 28 seven accused, who earlier surrendered before the judge, in the murder of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep in November 2012.
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) India's top boxer Vijender Singh Friday sought to distance himself from the massive drug haul during a raid at Zirakpur in Mohali and said he had no links with the drug dealer who was nabbed by the Punjab police.
New Delhi, Mar. 8 (ANI): A confident Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Friday said the Indian economy will bounce back to the seven to eight percent growth rate path within three years.
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Seven accused in the killing of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep in November 2012 surrendered Thursday before a Delhi court which sent them to seven days' police custody.
New Delhi, Mar. 6 (ANI): Expressing concern over the current slowdown in industrial growth, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the UPA Government will continue to focus on inclusive growth.
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday condoled the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, saying the country has lost a charismatic leader who left a legacy of striving for social justice.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday appreciated the union budget and said the finance minister had done a "commendable" job.
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Actress Kirti Kulhari, who will soon be seen in "Rise Of The Zombie", feels introducing a new genre to modern-day audiences is challenging as they are bound to reject anything they find mediocre.
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) NGO workers and others gathered at a seminar Friday called on young people to aid national building and join the fight against corruption.
New Delhi, Feb. 20 (ANI): Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Kumari Selja on Wednesday said the government has always attached a very high priority to the effective implementation of the Prevention of Atrocities (PoA) against Schedule Castes (SCs) and Schedule Tribes (STs) Act to check atrocities against them.
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Hero Cycles, a unit of Hero Group, has decided to support Indian cyclists for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday assured his Indian counterpart Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh that his nation will respond to any request for information sought by New Delhi regarding alleged corruption in Agusta Westland deal for 12 VVIP choppers with Italian company Finmeccanica.
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) India and Britain have decided to commence negotiations on a bilateral civil nuclear agreement, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Tuesday said India and the United Kingdom have agreed to further intensify the cooperation in combating terrorism.
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Britain will help India in investigations into the alleged AgustaWestland chopper deal controversy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh on Saturday urged the government to intervene over the International Olympic Committee (IOC) recommendation to drop wrestling from the 2020 Olympic Games.
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A court Friday expressed displeasure at the Delhi Police for not filing the charge sheet in the liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his brother Hardeep's shootout death case and told it to do so by Saturday.
New Delhi, Feb. 12 (ANI): Defence counsel for two of the five accused in the Delhi gangrape case, A. P. Singh said that the identification process of his clients was conducted without the presence of an advocate and it cannot be considered in the case.
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Russia's Aeroflot Airlines has been asked by a consumer court to pay Rs.1.3 lakh (approx $2,400) to a passenger who was forced to call off his travel from India to the US in 2007 but was "arbitrarily and whimsically" denied a refund of his tickets.
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The northeast, which has over the years produced many talents, has added another feather to its cap through Tonshanbor Singh Nongbet, an opera singer from Meghalaya.
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) A coffee table book capturing the journey of how the real-life story of athlete-turned-dacoit Paan Singh Tomar turned into a cinematic experience will be launched in the market soon.
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister M Veerappa Moily has reportedly asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to constitute an expert committee to examine the issue of fuel pricing over fears that oil refineries will be hit hard by the finance ministry's move to change the way petrol and diesel are priced.
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) There was no problem in a stake sale deal between Jet Airways and the Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways if the two airlines get regulatory clearance, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said Thursday.
New Delhi, Jan 30 (ANI): The Bachchans have been accused by former IPS officer YP Singh for putting their money into a project, that has violated many BMC norms.
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday called for channelising the immense energy of youth in a positive way to successfully address national challenges.
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The country could address most of its challenges if the youth were to "channelise their energies in a positive direction", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday.
New Delhi, Jan.26 (ANI): Leaders and activists of the main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrated India's 64th Republic Day on Saturday with patriotic fervour and enthusiasm.
Shimla, Jan 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Friday announced a slew of schemes for the people, especially school children, women and senior citizens.
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) India said Friday that it would have sought "much more" punishment for Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative David Headley had he been tried here and that it would continue to press for his extradition.
It seems that BJP is all set to cash the current issue related to the remarks of home minister Sushilkumar Shinde. In the latest move BJP will hold countrywide protests from Thursday against Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde's "Hindu terror" remarks.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The BJP will hold countrywide protests from Thursday against Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde's "Hindu terror" remarks, Rajnath Singh said after being elected as the party president Wednesday.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday congratulated BJP leader Rajnath Singh who is likely to become party president, and said the party would "gain from this" move.
New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): Former BJP president Rajnath Singh is all set return as the party national president after incumbent Nitin Gadkari announced that he will not seek an second term.
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) "There can be no business as usual" with Pakistan following the brutal killings of two Indian soldiers by the Pakistani Army, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The government has decided to appoint S.K. Sarkar, additional secretary in the department of personnel and training, as the new secretary in the water resources ministry.
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): Asserting that zero tolerance level is needed to reduce any crime in the country, Minister of State for Home Affairs R.P.N.Singh on Friday said that the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and System (CCTNS) will create a nation-wide environment for real-time sharing of crime and criminal information.
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Friday congratulated Fumio Kishida on becoming the foreign minister of Japan and underlined desire to work closely with him for "expanding and deepening strategic partnership" for benefit of the two countries as well as for Asia and the world.
New Delhi, Dec 28 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Friday called for the judicious management of the country's limited water resources.
Johannesburg, Dec 28 (ANI): The Pakistani Taliban have reportedly seized at least 22 government soldiers.
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday extended till Jan 10, 2013 the judicial custody of Sukhdev Singh Namdhari and his security officer Sachin Tyagi in the murder of Hardeep Singh, brother of slain liquor baron Ponty Chadha.
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The government has decided against continuing the security cover provided to the former Indian Army chief, Gen. V.K. Singh as he is not perceived to be under any threat, an official said Wednesday.
Shimla, Dec 24 (IANS) Less than 24 hours before taking oath as chief minister of Himachal Pradesh for the sixth time, Congress leader Virbhadra Singh was Monday acquitted in a corruption case.
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Reiterating his plea for maintaining peace, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in a televised address Monday, assured the government would examine without delay the police response to the savage gang-rape of a 23-year-old woman.
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): Former Army Chief General (Retired) V K Singh on Saturday lashed out at the government and said that only systems change, fear of law and stringent punishment can stop the miscreants from committing crime.
Las Vegas, Dec 20 (IANS) India's 12-year-long dry run at the Miss Universe continued with Shilpa Singh losing out in the finals of the 2012 beauty pageant here Wednesday.
Las Vegas, Dec 20 (IANS) Shilpa Singh, India's official contestant at the Miss Universe 2012, has entered the top 16 at the international beauty pageant.
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) A visibly dejected Sandeep Singh, India's top drag-flicker, said he was not disappointed at being sold for the base price to Mumbai Magicians as a marquee player in the Hockey India League (HIL) auction held here Sunday.
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday dismissed the plea of Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, booked for the murder of Hardeep Singh, brother of slain liquor baron Ponty Chadha, for a separate vehicle to ferry him between the jail and the court.
New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Friday condoled the passing away of Satguru Jagjit Singh, the head of the Namdhari sect of Sikhs.
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) The law is to be amended to provide for a minimum of seven years in jail for sexual assault, which may extend to life imprisonment, the government said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): Accepting that Ukraine's expertise in defence technologies is well established and offers synergies with the Indian defence technology base, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday said the defence cooperation agreement signed between the two nations establishes a new framework for expanding this cooperation.
Vansada (Gujarat), Dec 9 (IANS) Faulting the BJP government in Gujarat for failing to sustain balanced growth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Sunday that the state's development had only benefited only a few.
New Delhi, Decem Dec 5 (IANS) Abhay Singh Chautala was Wednesday unanimously elected president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) while Lalit Bhanot became the new secretary general.
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Randhir Singh announced Sunday that he is withdrawing his nomination from the IOA election for the post of president.