Jaipur — The Jaipur Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd (JVVNL), the city’s electricity distribution utility, plans a new spot billing scheme from January.
Under the scheme, customers would be handed their electricity bills at the time of meter reading through a …... Read More
Ottawa, November 26: Human traffickers, beware! For the Canadian government is leaving no stone unturned to eliminate all chances of human trafficking during the Olympics slated to be held in Vancouver next year.
Revealing about the government’s efforts, Peter Van …... Read More
New Delhi — The Supreme Court Friday rejected a public suit filed by a Member of Parliament seeking exclusion of certain communities from the purview of ‘creamy layer’ within the Other Backward Classes (OBCs).
A three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice …... Read More
Mumbai — The three Bachchans – Amitabh, Jaya and Abhishek – will be seen together not in Pradeep Sarkar’s new film, as the rumour mills suggest, but in a Rakeysh Mehra venture called “Bhairavi”, says the Big B.
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Durban — All-rounder Jacques Kallis scored his 14th century and speedster Andrew Nel took four wickets as South Africa defeated India by 157 runs in the second one-day international here Thursday.
Kallis’ responsible 119 not out (160 balls, 15x4s) helped …... Read More
Srinagar — Artisans in Jammu and Kashmir have registered a trust to encourage handmade crafts and promote pashmina shawls as an alternative to the much-in demand shahtoosh wraps made from the wool of the endangered Tibetan antelope chiru.
The Kashmir …... Read More