What made Kennedy so unique? "There was a magic about him which was very rare for a politician. He never had to worry about who he was." And that it was because of this quality that Kennedy brought a sense of purpose and excitement to government.
Despite the state government ban, the 84 Kosi Yatra of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) would be taken out as per the schedule, said VHP’s international patron Ashok Singhal on Thursday.
As months of planning and brainstorming failed to prevent a stampede and loss of lives at the Allahabad railway station on Sunday, officials are now going into a huddle to ensure no such incident is repeated on February 15 when millions once again converge at the Sangam for the second biggest snan of the Kumbh Mela on Basant Panchami.
The horror of Sunday's railway station stampede that claimed 36 lives is yet to fade, but the crowds have started swelling again for the next shahi snan on Basant Panchami - February 15.
In a strange case that flummoxed both doctors and police at SRNH mortuary, two persons, both residents of Bihar, turned up to claim the body of a 50-year old woman victim of the stampede.
Ram temple and Narendra Modi were the focus of the Sangh Parivar’s Dharam Sansad at the Kumbh mela here on Thursday.
In stark contrast to Narendra Modi’s development talk in Delhi, it was back to Hindutva and the Ram temple for the BJP at a Sangh Parivar gathering at the Maha Kumbh in Allahabad on Wednesday. Kenneth John reports.
They were once successful professionals, enjoying every bit of their lives. But a sudden call of divinity made them renounce the world as they knew it and embrace sanyas. Kenneth John reports.
Google chief Eric Schmidt's plan to visit North Korea has put the Obama administration in the awkward position of opposing a champion of Internet freedom engaging with one of the most intensely censored countries.
The James Bond series of novels by Ian Fleming have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. With the 50th anniversary of the Bond films in October, the British spy as stylish action hero will be celebrated in print, from the original volumes being re-released to audio and e-books versions, and new books reviewing the history of 007.
The one thing politicians in Nepal don't get tired of is taking part in meetings. They might not yield anything significant, but politicians here are always keen to sit together to address the country's problems. Utpal Parashar reports.
Kate Winslet has been honored by Queen Elizabeth II for her titanic contribution to the arts.
The way one drinks alcohol can affect their health as much as the amount they consume, a new study has revealed. Researchers found that consuming 14 drinks a week, averaging two a day, is actually beneficial for the heart, while 14 drinks over a weekend damages it.
Sporting his trademark tri-colour ‘gamcha’ along with crisp spotless white Kurta and Pyjama, Pramod Tiwari, visits his constituency every fortnight.
Doctors should read up on Shakespeare, according to an unusual medical study that says the Bard was exceptionally skilled at spotting psychosomatic symptoms.
A headmaster accused of molesting and sexually harassing seven girl students of Class 5 at Primary School, Bhichkuri, under Kaundhiara police station in Allahabad was arrested on Monday. Kenneth John reports.
Two British men have been detained in the Philippines and could face long jail sentences for allegedly running a scam offering Filipinos non-existent jobs abroad, legal officials said on Wednesday.
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A headman and his henchmen are terrorising villagers in four villages in UP where the district administration had recently seized the powers of the gram pradhan following Hindustan Times
report about corruption in implementing welfare schemes in Ganne, Dera, Garan and Mauja villages. Kenneth John