New Delhi — Air Marshal Fali Homi Major, a helicopter pilot, could be the new Indian Air Force (IAF) chief when the present incumbent retires March 31, with Defence Minister A.K. Antony favouring past precedent in the selection process, reliable sources said. The IAF chief, Air Chief Marshal S.P. Tyagi, […]

Live Punjab News Service New Delhi — The condition of three doctors on an indefinite hunger strike here to protest against reservation of seats in educational institutions deteriorated Sunday. Get original file (7KB) The three are under observation of their colleagues. They along with 15 other doctors of the All […]

A team of top-officials from German automobile major Volkswagen is scheduled to reach Chandigarh on Thursday to discuss setting up its car manufacturing plant in Punjab. Punjab has agreed to provide 350 acres of land to Wolfsburg, Germany based Volkswagen at Bela Road on the edge of Ropar, about 45 […]

Mumbai — Renowned painter M.F. Husain is raving about Amrita Rao’s pristine beauty in her last movie “Vivah” and the actress says his admiring comments take her girl next-door image to another level. The painter calls her the youthful face of the ultimate Indian woman. “It is the best compliment […]

Chennai — After the stupendous success of “Jothe Jotheyalli”, Kannada actor Prem is fast becoming a favourite hero of the producers. His “Jothe Jotheyalli” has completed a 100-day run in many centres in the state and the film’s success has been credited to Prem’s increasing appeal, especially among his female […]

Bhopal — Police claim to have busted a prostitution racket With the arrest of 10 persons, including six girls, during raids at two separate places here. According to police, the racket was operating under the garb of beauty parlour-cum-massage centres, which were run by a couple living in the posh […]

Shimla — A drunk man dragged his mother outside their house in a Himachal Pradesh village and then allegedly slit her throat with a sickle and fled, leaving behind his wailing father, police said. The incident in Jakhi village of Rohru valley, some 130 km from here, took place late […]