Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Friday thanked his counterpart in Uttar Pradesh for withdrawing sedition charges against 67 Kashmiri students who were celebrating Pakistan cricket team's victory over India.
The ruling National Conference (NC) and Congress alliance in Jammu and Kashmir has forged an electoral alliance for the Lok Sabha polls, and a formal announcement is likely to be made by Friday, Congress sources told IANS here.
Even as search continues for an Indian-American nursing student who went missing in New York 10 days ago another India native has mysteriously vanished on a spring break trip to Florida.
A Supreme Court bench on Wednesday upheld the conviction of real estate barons Gopal and Sushil Ansal in the 1997 Uphaar cinema fire case. Fire in the theatre claimed 59 lives.
Comedian Sunil Grover seems to have his hands full with his "Mad In India" show and has reportedly said no to being a part of a special Star Plus Holi offering.
An opponent of Manju Goel, a Republican Indian-American Congressional candidate in Illinois, has accused her campaign and supporters of putting up fake web and social media sites to disparage him.
Following his impressive performance in the second edition of the Hockey India League (HIL), penalty corner specialist Sandeep Singh finds himself among India's 33 probables for the World Cup to be held in The Hague from May 31 to June 15.
Actress Sunny Leone, who is set for the release of her third Bollywood film "Ragini MMS 2", says being an 'aspiring actress' she is not afraid of getting typecast, provided she gets a good scripts and directors.
Actor Sonam Kapoor’s daring bikini shot in the film, Bewakoofiyaan, may have raised some eyebrows, but her father Anil Kapoor was unfazed. In fact, he says it would get the film a “good opening”.
Actor Taapsee Pannu, who made her Bollywood debut with David Dhawan’s film Chashme Baddoor, last year, now wants to focus more on a career in Hindi movies and subsequently shifted base from Chennai to Mumbai.
A US court has granted a Sikh group's plea to serve summons on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in India under an international convention for alleged rights abuses during his tenure.
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was detained here Friday during a separatist protest march.Malik and over 200 supporters marched to the city centre Lal Chowk against an alleged gun battle at Pathribal.
Farhan Akhtar-starrer "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" has won nine nods in the technical categories of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) annual extravaganza, it was announced here Friday.
The crew of Nikhil Advani's "Hero" is in Manali to shoot some scenes with Sooraj Pancholi and a couple of romantic duets with the actor and his co-star Aathiya Shetty. The romantic songs to be filmed on the debutant couple would be original tunes composed by Sachin-Jigar. The team left for Manali Thursday.
Actor Randeep Hooda, who is a huge fan of Naseeruddin Shah says his latest film, Highway, will remain incomplete until the veteran actor watches it. “For me, Highway is incomplete till Naseeruddin sir watches it.
Veteran actor Kirron Kher (below) hopes that Tere Bin Laden 2 does work wonders for her son Sikander (bottom), who has so far failed to make a mark in Bollywood. Sikander is Kirron’s son with her first husband Gautam Berry. She is now married to actor Anupam Kher.
The Harvest Tennis Academy here will host the AITA U-14 and U-16 Super Series Tennis Tournament from Feb 28 to March 7.Top ranked players from all over the country are participating in the national level tournament.
Breeding of exotic rainbow trout in the cold waters of Himachal Pradesh is set to get a boost with the state government roping in private players. Trout, both brown and rainbow, is found in the Beas, Sutlej and the Ravi rivers in the upper Himalayas.
The arrival of tourists in Himachal Pradesh's remote Lahaul and Spiti district during the winter is at peaks in October, says chief minister Virbhadra Singh. The arrival of tourists, both domestic and international, in Lahaul-Spiti, dominated mainly by the tribals, was almost nil in January and February in the past three years.
Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has been seeded seventh in the $4,00,000 all England Open Badminton Championships to be held here in March 4-9. The World no. 7 is the only Indian who has been seeded in the prestigious Super Series Premier tournament which will host its 104th edition at the National Indoor Arena.