Everything you need to know about Singha Chingnyu: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Singha Chingnyu: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Saturday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to sack Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal after his nephew was arrested for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs.90 lakh.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A disabled rights group Friday said it would protest the non-start of the country's first sign language training and research centre for the hearing-impaired even two years after it was launched.
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) A Maoist guerrilla involved in several cases of violence including the killing of a CPI-M leader was arrested from West Bengal's Bankura district Saturday, police said.
Singapore, March 14 (IANS) Saxo Capital Markets, an online trading and investments firm, has signed up as the statistics partner of the Asian Tour, the official sanctioning body for professional golf in Asia.
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) A Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) activist, believed to be a close aide of Jibon Singha, the outfit's chief, was arrested from West Bengal's Darjeeling district, police said Monday.
Damascus, Jan 31 (IANS) The Syrian foreign ministry Thursday summoned the chief of the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) and filed an official complaint about an Israeli air strike that targeted a military research centre in the capital, Xinhua reported.
Sydney, Dec. 23 (ANI): Fearsome fast-man Shaun Tait has changed for good - discovering serenity, grace and the spice of life with partner Mashoom Singha in enchanting Mumbai.
Chicago, Dec 19 (IANS) Rita Singh, an Indian American businesswoman from Bihar with close connections with Bollywood, has been elected the first woman President of the Chicago-based Federation of Indian Associations (FIA).
Chicago, Dec 18 (IANS) Rita Singh, an Indian American businesswoman from Bihar with close connections to Bollywood, has been elected the first woman president of Chicago-based Federation of Indian Associations (FIA).
Shimla, Oct 26 (IANS) Seven-time Congress legislator Vidya Stokes is determined to defeat her Communist nephew Rakesh Singha. They are not the only warring family members in the Himachal Pradesh elections.
Bangkok, Sep 28 (IANS) Thailand will welcome back the King's Cup on the Asian golf Tour schedule in November with an increased prize purse of $500,000.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Have beauty pageants become passe? With just one international win in 12 years, India's dry run continues with insiders saying that models and other aspirants to the glitz and glamour world are bypassing the pageant route to head straight for Bollywood.
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Indian boxer Vijender Singh got knocked out of the London Olympics quarterfinals but Bollywood celebrities like megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actor Siddharth have congratulated him for giving a tough fight to his opponent.
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) "Jism 2" director Pooja Bhatt feels while many people will be curious to watch Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone on the big screen, many might overlook her for the erotica in the movie.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singha has told chief minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi to do everything to control the ethnic riots
Agartala, June 9 (IANS) Police in Tripura Saturday arrested a couple who threw their newborn baby girl into a septic tank as they did not want a daughter because of their poverty.
Kolkata, June 8 (ANI): Cadets of National Cadet Corps (NCC) Naval Wing returned after a successful annual sailing expedition, here on Friday.
Shimla, May 31 (IANS) After its spectacular win in Shimla's mayoral election, the CPI-M is hoping to form a third front in Himachal Pradesh, where the BJP and Congress have for decades dominated politics.
Mangalore, May 2 (IANS) Second seed Goan Anurag Mhamal, sponsored by Dempo, emerged champion after the ninth and final round of the All-India Open FIDE Rated chess tournament here Wednesday with a tally of 7.5 points as he drew with M. Kunal of Tamil Nadu.
Mangalore, May 1 (IANS) Second seeded Anurag Mhamal, sponsored by Dempo, kept his lead with a quick draw with Akash Thakur in the seventh round of the first UKCA Cup All India Open FIDE Rated chess tournament here Tuesday. Anurag leads with 6.5 points with just two rounds to go.
Kolkata, Feb 15 (ANI): The Integrated Coast Guard Systems (ICGS) commissioned new Inshore Petrol Vessel, Rajshree here on Wednesday.
Jhargram (West Bengal), July 30 (ANI): Tribal patients in West Bengal least expected that they would be renting beds for themselves while getting admitted for treatment at a government hospital in West Midnapore district.
Shimla, May 16 (ANI): Apple growers across Himachal Pradesh are seeking help from the state government to boost the apple industry.
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): Commenting over a recent incident of a senior army officer praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Army Chief General V.K. Singh on Friday said that the armed forces' are 'apolitical'.
New Delhi, Mar 18 (ANI): Commenting on the WikiLeaks disclosure that indicated that the Congress had paid lawmakers to survive a vote of confidence in 2008, Defence Minister A. K. Antony on Friday said India should be careful when dealing with foreign nations.
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): In the wake of Major General I S Singha lauding Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leaders on Tuesday said that defence personnel, particularly those officers with flag and star status should be apolitical.
Ahmedabad, Mar 14 (ANI): General Officer Commanding (GOC) Major General I S Singha of the Golden Katar Division on Monday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has all the qualities of a successful Army commander, as he keeps deadline for completion of work, and ensures that target is achieved by the set time.
Melbourne, March 08 (ANI): A Mumbai model has captured the heart of South Australian speedster Shaun Tait, nicknamed Wild Thing.
Shimla, Nov 16 (ANI): Communist Party of India Marxist on Monday held a protest rally over discrimination being meted out to the dalit community in the state.
Rajouri, Aug 16 (ANI): An encounter between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri District finally came to an end on Monday, but not before an army soldier and a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant were killed.
Rajouri, Aug 16 (ANI): An Army soldier and two terrorists have been killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri District, which entered its third day on Monday.
Kathmandu, Jan 21 (ANI): Visiting Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor on Wednesday appreciated the contribution of Nepalese soldiers in the Indian armed forces.
Kathmandu, Jan 20 (ANI): Unified CPN (Maoist) activists staged a protest in front of the Indian Embassy at Lainchour in Kathmandu against New Delhi's alleged interference in Nepal's internal affairs.
Kathmandu, Nov 13 (ANI): Cadres of the Unified CPN (Maoist) clashed with riot police while staging protest outside the country's administrative center, Singha Durbar, as part of their second -phase protests against President Ram Baran's move to overrule the erstwhile Maoists government's decision to sack the then army chief, General Rookmand Katawal.
Lalgarh, Sept 24 (ANI): Two local leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) were killed by suspected Maoists near Lalgarh.
Kathmandu, Sept 17 (ANI): The meeting between the Nepal Government and the Maoists to end the ongoing deadlock ended inconclusively as Maoists stuck to their demand on passing a resolution against President Ram Baran Yadav.
Darjeeling, Sep 12 (ANI): A militant of the Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) outfit was arrested from West Bengal's Darjeeling district.
New Delhi June 20 (ANI): After a thorough interrogation and search Indian authorities confirmed that the military cargo aircraft, which has landed in Mumbai air port yesterday was carrying medicines to the US troops operating in Afghanistan and no weapons or ammunition were on board said IAF spokesperson Wg Cdr Tarun Kumar Singha.
Varanasi, June 12 (ANI): An annual training camp for air wing NCC (national cadet corps) cadets is being held in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi town.
Kathmandu, May 26 (ANI): : Nepali Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today stressed on the need for a Constitution that is not just 'good', but is people friendly.
Kathmandu, May 26 (ANI): Newly elected Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal will address the nation on Tuesday afternoon.
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Escorted by combat jets, the first of three Indian Air Force (IAF) 'eye-in-the-sky' airborne warning and control systems (AWACS) flew in from Israel to the Jamnagar airbase in Gujarat Monday and will be formally inducted into the force here Thursday.
Kathmandu, May 25 (ANI): Newly elected Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal today said that bringing the peace process to its logical conclusion and drafting a new Constitution would be the top priorities of his government.
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) India Friday dispatched a team of 27 doctors and paramedics to the war ravaged northern Sri Lanka, where the large civilian Tamil population is still reeling under the effects of the civil war.
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) John Abraham, Celina Jaitley, Shilpa Shetty and Malaika Arora Khan have something in common apart from their celebrity status. They have come forward to endorse a message for animal welfare in the country.
Kathmandu, May 3 (ANI): Nepal's Finance Minister and senior Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai on Sunday claimed that the army had accepted the "new leadership" that was taking over command following the government decision.
Kathmandu, April 24 (IANS) Warily watching the dogged duel between its chief and the ruling Maoist party and grieving for the death of 13 soldiers in a forest fire, Nepal's beleaguered army was dragged into fresh controversy Friday by a leading media house whose two dailies accused it of planning a coup.
Kolkata, April 22 (IANS) Two activists of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) were killed Tuesday when they were attacked by armed assailants in West Bengal's Midnapore West district, police said.
Abohar, April 9 (ANI): For centuries, women in India have contributed to the family income by working in fields shoulder to shoulder with men of their families. Today, they are trying to give farming a new definition in Punjab.
Kathmandu, Mar 31 (ANI): Nepali Congress along with three other political parties presented their respective concept paper at the meeting of the Constitutional Committee here today.
Guwahati, Feb 15 (ANI): The famed musical legend of North East, Bhupen Hazarika unveiled his life-size statue in Guwahati.
Kathmandu, Feb 12 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda has said that the government would take forward the process of drafting the new Constitution and end entirely the problems gripping the country.
Kathmandu, Feb 4 (ANI): Nepal cabinet meeting is scheduled to take place today in the Singha Durbar.
Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday announced compensation for the tribal women in West Midnapore's Lalgarh who had been victims of police excesses during raids November last year, officials said.
Guwahati, Jan 5 (IANS) Even as people were greeting one another and praying for a more peaceful 2009, a string of three bomb blasts tore through Guwahati on New Year's day, killing six people and leaving more than 50 injured. The next day, a stoic population, benumbed by the endless explosions rocking their lives, went about their daily chores.
Kathmandu, Dec 17 (ANI): The Constituent Assembly (CA) of Nepal has formally entered into the constitution-drafting process with the Constitutional Committee, the most important CA panel, opening debate on the drafting process.
Kathmandu, Nov 20 (ANI): Nepal Government has decided to immediately kick-start dialogue with armed groups operating in Terai.
Macau, Oct 26 (IANS) Rookie professional Anirban Lahiri crumbled under the pressure just as he was in sight of his first top-10 finish on the Asian Tour and ended tied 22nd in the Macau Open golf here Sunday.
Kathmandu, Oct 24 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Prachanda will hold consultations with the partners of the ruling coalition and the Nepali Congress (NC) here today over the composition of the special committee to decide the fate of the Maoist combatants.
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (ANI): The Central Natural Disaster Rescue Committee (CNDRC) is meeting at Singha durbar today to formulate the plans for the reconstruction of breached Saptakoshi embankment, rehabilitation of the displaced and reconstruction of the damaged Highway.
Kathmandu, Aug 21 (ANI): The Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) has said that the new cabinet would be formed today and the first cabinet meeting would also be held later in the day.
Kathmandu, Aug 18 (ANI): Nepal's Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal alias 'Prachanda' was sworn-in at a ceremony at Shital Niwas, the office of the President here today.
Kathmandu, Aug 18 (ANI): Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal a.k.a. Prachanda will be sworn-in as the first Prime Minister of Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal here on Monday.
Kathmandu, August 14 (ANI): Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday filed his nomination for the Prime Ministerial elections, scheduled for Friday.
Kathmandu, Aug 14 (ANI): The Unified Marxist Leninist (UML) and the Madhesi Janadhikar Forum (MJF) have agreed to form a new government under the leadership of the Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda.
Kathmandu, August 10 (ANI): The Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M) and Nepali Congress (NC) on Sunday locked horns over their claim for Defence Ministry as hectic parleys continued between the political parties to break the deadlock over the formation of a new government.
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (ANI): Nepal's major political parties including the CPN-Maoist, the Nepali Congress (NC), the UML and the Madhesi People's Rights Fourm (MPRF) in the Constituent Assembly (CA) are meeting here at Singha Durbar to form a national unity Government in Nepal.
Kathmandu, August 4 (ANI): The four major parties of Nepal, Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M), Nepali Congress, Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) and Madhesi People's Rights Forum (MPRF) has agreed on forming a national consensus government.
Kathmandu, August 2 (ANI): The Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M) on Saturday tabled a proposal for a common minimum programme to form and operate the next government at the 25-party meeting.
Kathmandu, July 6 (ANI): In a sign that the agitating Madhes-based parties and the major three parties in the Constituent Assembly (CA) are mending fences and coming together over the Madhes issue, the two sides on Sunday reached an agreement to withdraw the supplementary amendment bill to amend the interim constitution registered at the CA and introduce a new supplementary bill to address the Madhesi demands.
Mohun Bagan regained the premier division crown of the Calcutta Football League with a round to spare as they comfortably defeated Peerless SC 2-0 here on Wednesday. Mohun Bagan have so far collected 33 points which