Everything you need to know about Settlement Road: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Settlement Road: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Srinagar, May 15 (IANS) Around 125 passengers were rescued in south Kashmir's Shopian district Wednesday when they were caught in heavy snowfall on the Mughal Road connecting the Kashmir Valley with the Jammu region.
Buenos Aires, March 18 (IANS/EFE) YPF, the oil company controlled by the Argentine state following the expropriation of a 51 percent stake in the corporation from Spain's Repsol, has set the goal of achieving energy independence, an objective that could be met in "five or six years", CEO Miguel Galuccio said.
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday stayed the operation of a TDSAT order that threw out the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's circular that restricted the number of SMSes that could be sent from one phone in a day to 200.
London, November 26 (ANI): Two menus for lavish lunches on the Titanic have sold for a staggering 100,000 pounds at an auction.
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Miley Cyrus has revealed that she has a crush on Kristen Stewart, and is a huge fan of her style.
Islamabad, Nov. 8 (ANI): Supply of fuel to NATO troops through the Torkham border post resumed after one year when two oil tankers crossed into Afghanistan amid tight security on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Promoters of Loop Telecom Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court against the decision of a ministers' group to refund the licence fees only to those telecom companies against whom criminal prosecution was not initiated in the 2G case.
London, Oct 9(ANI): David Haigh, chief executive of Dubai-based investment bank GFH Capital and the man spearheading a 50 million takeover of English football club Leeds United, has compared the Yorkshire based club to a young Pamela Anderson.
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) A meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on the issue of one-time spectrum fee remained inconclusive Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday told telecom service provider Bharti Airtel to file within 60 days its response before DoT on a notice over 3G roaming services.
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Adele's official theme song for the new Bond flick 'Skyfall' is to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the famous 007 agent on Friday.
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel Monday moved the Delhi High Court challenging a recent notice of DoT to telecom firms asking them to stop 3G roaming services outside their licensed area.
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on telecom headed by Finance Minister P. Chidambaram is expected to meet Wednesday to take a decision on the one-time spectrum fee issue, a government official said Sunday.
New York, Sept 14 (ANI): Despite her cheating scandal with director Rupert Sanders, Kristen Stewart has admitted that she is having good time acting wise and is ready to choose her next movie.
Islamabad, Sept. 10 (ANI): A panel of five speakers at a press conference by Centre for Legal Aid Assistance and Settlement (CLAAS) has demanded that the government should provide "total protection" to Pakistani Christians, including Rimsha Masih and her family.
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Friday said the levy of one-time charges against the excess spectrum allotted to the telecom operators is under consideration of the government.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Friday approved a Ministry of Civil Aviation proposal allowing Air India to take delivery of 27 B-787 aircraft after signing the Delay Compensation Settlement Agreement.
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony has given financial approval for raising the 2nd battalion of the Arunachal Scouts.
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): The agreement of Suspension of Operations (SoO) between the security forces and the Dimasa extremist outfit, Dima Halam Daogah (DHD), has been extended for six months, upto September 30, 2012.
Washington, July 9 (IANS) Two leading associations of Indian Americans celebrated the American Independence Day and Indian American Heritage by paying tribute to the pioneers and patriots of the two nations.
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) Tuesday gave a split verdict in the 3G roaming case in which mobile operators had challenged a government order asking them to stop offering the services beyond their licensed zones through mutual roaming pacts.
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) India will lodge complaints with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against the "discriminatory" increase in visa fee by the US which is hurting Indian IT companies like TCS, Infosys and Wipro, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Jyotiraditya M. Scindia said Wednesday.
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil returned to New Delhi today after wrapping up her nine-day state visit to Seychelles and South Africa.
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) US-based chipmaker Qualcomm would soon be able to roll out high-speed Internet services with the government willing to provide the firm broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum shortly.
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines has been asked to pay Rs.60 crore which it owes as service tax, a senior fianance ministry official said Wednesday.
It seems that Kingfisher's ordeal has not any end. Now an airline has been asked to pay Rs. 60 crore as a service tax.
Caracas, March 26 (IANS/EFE) State energy giant Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) will pay US natural gas companies Williams Cos Inc. and Exterran Holdings Inc. a total of $420 million for assets nationalized in 2009, Energy Minister Rafael Ramirez said.
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): A high level search-cum-selection committee comprising of Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth, Principal Secretary in the Prime Minister's Office Pulok Chatterjee, Secretary (Presonnel) P K Mishra, Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar and Advisor to Prime Minister Sam Pitroda will soon take a decision on who will be the next chief of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
Guwahati, Dec 6 (ANI): It was a historic moment for the people of Karbi Anglong when members of the United People's Democratic Solidarity (UPDS) inked a peace accord with the Centre in New Delhi recently.
New Delhi, Nov 11(ANI): The Income Tax Settlement Commission, Union Finance Ministry, has settled over 15,000 tax disputes involving over 1.35 lakhs tax proceedings in its life time since 1976.
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Under an agreement to be struck between Commonwealth leaders next week, the first-born daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will be able to accede to the throne ahead of her brothers.
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): The people of Arunachal Pradesh are unhappy with the slow pace of development of the Rs.125 billion trans-state highway, despite a repeated declaration by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to complete the project by 2013, a step that would boost infrastructure in the strategic northeastern state bordering China.
Washington, June 21 (ANI): Researchers from Brown University have found that climate was a crucial factor in the disappearance of Viking and Norse settlers from Greenland.
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Researchers from Brown University have found that climate was a crucial factor in the disappearance of Viking and Norse settlers from Greenland.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma will lead India in a special meeting of India-Africa Trade Ministers to be held on May 21 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer today interacted with students at a school and met with residents in the Sanjay Gandhi Settlement to see the U.S.-government funded programs are making a difference in the lives of residents there.
London, Mar. 1 (ANI): Everton striker Louis Saha has escaped unharmed after crashing his Ferrari on a country road last night.
New York, Feb 14(ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations, Abdullah Hussain Haroon, has said that his country supports an Afghan-led reconciliation process in Afghanistan to pave the way for durable peace and stability in the war-torn country.
London, Dec 19 (ANI): If Prince William and Kate Middleton's first child is a girl, she would become the Queen, under a change in the royal succession laws being discussed by the British Government.
Beijing, Jan 14 (ANI): The widow of Indian-born Auckland taxi driver Hiren Mohini, who was stabbed to death a year ago, is reportedly facing a dilemma on whether or not to attend her husband's murder trial in Shanghai.
New Delhi, Dec 16 (ANI): India and China on Thursday reiterated their firm commitment to resolve outstanding differences, including the boundary question at an early date through peaceful negotiations.
London, Nov 26 (ANI): A new archaeological find has revealed that the bloodiest battle ever fought on the English soil is the first proven gun battle in British history.
Brisbane, Nov 24 (ANI): A sexual health company's billboard stating "Be a man and... Hold Your Load!" has become the centre of a controversy after a federal MP condemned it as being offensive.
Peshawar, Nov 20 (ANI): Unidentified armed militants launched an attack on a workshop in Peshawar, torching a number of NATO supply tankers parked there.
London, Nov 19 (ANI): If Prince William and Kate Middleton's first child is a girl, she would become the Queen, under a change in the royal succession laws being discussed by the British Government.
Drushkhela, Nov 14 (ANI): The absence of virtually any follow-through by the government after Pakistan military declared the Swat Valley cleared of the Taliban last year has turned the locals' hope into despair.
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Carrie Prejean's lawyer Charles LiMandri has sued Miss California USA executives Keith Lewis and Shanna Moakler and their lawyer accusing them all of feeding top secret information to various news outlets in particular, TMZ.
New York, Aug 14 (ANI): Levi Johnston, who has plans to run for mayor of Alaska, has found an ardent supporter in the form of Jimmy Kimmel.
London, Apr 1 (ANI): A prison monitor, who sent explicit photographs of herself and engaged in "phone sex" with inmates, has been given a suspended jail sentence.
London, March 19 (ANI): A British man has spotted an enormous pair of pliers flying over a West Bromwich residential street - on Google Street View.
London, Mar. 14 (ANI): British police is probing allegations that Gurkha soldiers hoping to settle in UK are being forced by the Gurkha Army's Ex Servicemen's Organisation (GAESO) to pay hundreds of pounds for legal advice.
New Delhi, Feb.26 (ANI): The UPA government on Friday carried forward the process of reforms in tax administration in the country through it General Budget 2010-11.
Auckland, Feb 4(ANI): Relatives of slain India-origin taxi driver Hiren Mohini have said that his death was an "unimaginable and unfathomable event" and described his killer as "barbaric".
New Delhi, Feb.2 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Tuesday congratulated Indian and Pakistani student winners here for having successfully contested in the 16th Annual International Space Settlement Design Competition.
London, Jan 23 (ANI): A British woman, who broke an Asbo for having sex too loudly, has escaped being sentenced to prison after she admitted to breaching the order within days of it being imposed.
Bhubaneswar, Jan 11 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Monday said that the Indian government should shun force to deal with the Maoists.
New Delhi, Nov (ANI): The Union Agriculture Ministry said here on Thursday that Rs. 1.38 lakh crore have been disbursed among farmers across the country as agriculture credit up to September.
London, November 03 (ANI): British singer Will Young has revealed that he apologized to Sir Paul McCartney earlier this year, for doing a bad rendition of the Beatles' hit track 'The Long And Winding Road.'
Chandigarh, Oct 23(ANI): The Punjab Government has announced a new industrial policy, which provides concessions to attract investment to the state and also lays emphasis on promoting industrial growth, tourism and many other sectors.
Sonahat (Assam), Oct.14 (ANI): Thousands of students formed a human chain in the Sonahat region in Assam on Tuesday to demand fences along India-Bangladesh border.
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Roman Polanski was willing to pay 500,000 dollars to his unlawful sex victim 16 years ago, newly-released court documents have revealed.
London, September 27 (ANI): British security agency MI5 is urging women to apply for 25,000 pounds per year mobile surveillance officer roles.
Islamabad, Sep.16 (ANI): The Taliban's threat has still not subsided in the Swat and Malakand Divisions as the security forces have found that the extremists have created a new stronghold in the region and are planning strikes from there.
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Actor and retired professional wrestler Hulk Hogan's ex-wife Linda Bollea has sued him for not releasing her Harley Davidson motorcycle and for not paying her 225,000 dollars as promised.
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A new study from Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers has revealed that tobacco manufacturers have continually changed the design and ingredients of their cigarettes over time, and that such changes have exceeded acceptable product variance guidelines.
New York, May 30(ANI): Twenty years and four months after his mother had New Yorkers in ruptures during a royal visit, Prince Harry, too captured the fancy of the city's residents.
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) J.S. Sarma, a member of the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal, Thursday took over as the chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), succeeding Nripendra Mishra.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone terrorist captured alive after the 26/11 attack on Mumbai, is over 20, according to a medical report submitted here Tuesday before the Special Court hearing the terror attacks trial. The defence counsel however said the report had a margin of error.
London, April 19 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney used his appearance at California's Coachella music festival on April 17 to pay tribute to his late wife Linda - who died of breast cancer in 1998 on the same day.
Peshawar, Apr.12 (ANI): At least ten NATO supply trucks were destroyed on Sunday when some unidentified militants fired rockets at the NATO supply terminal located on the Ring Road here.
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The telecom tribunal Tuesday upheld the government's dual spectrum allocation policy, allowing companies to offer mobile services under CDMA as well as GSM domain.
Geneva, March 23 (DPA) Holcim, a Swiss cement supply company, Monday said it had opened international arbitration proceedings against Venezuela, after the South American government failed to pay compensation for the nationalisation of its branch there last year.
London, Mar.15 (ANI): German-born pontiff Benedict XVI will make his first papal visit to Britain soon. The historic visit will take place nearly three decades after the last visit by a pope.
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has accorded ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) on Cooperation in the field of Human Settlements Development which has been signed between the IBSA countries on the October 15, 2008 during the 3rd IBSA summit.
Beijing, Feb.4 (ANI): India's ban on Chinese-manufactured toys has prompted authorities in Beijing to lodge a formal protest with the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Bangalore, Jan 25 (IANS) Activists of a self-styled pro-Hindu moral brigade called Sri Rama Sene barged into a pub in the coastal city of Mangalore Saturday and bashed up a few young girls for 'violating traditional Indian norms', police said Sunday.
London, Jan 15 (ANI): English actress Kate Winslet has revealed that when 'Revolutionary Road' was being filmed, she would ask her director husband Sam Mendes about her performance even over dinner.
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday stayed criminal proceedings against sports broadcaster ESPN India for not complying with a telecom regulator's direction against overcharging for the direct-to-home (DTH) service.
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): A Central team led by the Secretary (Border Management) in the Ministry of Home Affairs Jarnail Singh visited Assam on November 17-18 .
Kolkata, Oct.11 (ANI): A West Bengal teenager has won the Space Settlement Design Contest sponsored by the NASA Ames Research Centre.
Washington, October 6 (ANI): Ace swimmer Michael Phelps received a warm welcome from thousands of people lining the streets of Towson, Maryland, Saturday afternoon to welcome their local Olympic heroes home.
Melbourne, Sept 25 (ANI): Even if Prince Williams' first-born child is a daughter, she would be the heir to the throne, if new amendments to England's constitution come into effect.
Washington, September 17 (ANI): Keira Knightley has revealed that she loves reading gloomy narratives of the Holocaust and mass murderers.
In order to provide better service to customers, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday had proposed to restrict the upper limit charges in
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): Music therapy can serve as a physical and psychological aid to patients coping with advanced illness, according to a new study.
The telecom market leader Bharti Airtel and Reliance Communication has also topped the congestion list released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday has asked Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) players including Bharti
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): The Beatles' 'Abbey Road' has been voted the 'Best Final Album' in a new online poll.
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Tobacco companies have failed to keep a promise they made a decade ago to eliminate ads for alcohol and tobacco within 500 feet of schools, playgrounds and churches, say researchers.
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Steel, Chemicals and Fertilisers Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday urged the steel industry to continue to support the effort of the government in managing the inflationary trend in the country.
London, July 4 (ANI): 'MacBecks' is one play that David Beckham and wife Victoria might want to keep away from, especially as it happens to be a satirical comedy musical on their life.
After year-long dispute, the Supreme Court of India has finally directed Tata Teleservices' 'Walky' and Reliance Communication's to
TataSky, the second largest Direct-to-Home operator and Sun TV network, the largest and most popular Channels Network of south India has solved their one year long dispute on Monday outside the court. TataSky had filed litigation last