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  • Nov 06, 2012 12:36 IST

    Young Achievers - Sandip Verma

    Sandip Verma, the Asian businesswoman, is seen as the symbol of Britain's multicultural set up. The 44-year-old has been selected by the Conservative Association in Wolverhampton South West as its candidate for the next general elections.

  • Nov 06, 2012 12:25 IST

    Young Achievers - Nitin Sawhney

    Nitin Sawhney is one of the most influential and versatile creative talents in UK. Firmly established as a world-class producer, songwriter, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, orchestral composer, and cultural pioneer, Sawhney has become a latter-day Renaissance man in the world of music, dance, theatre and film.

  • Nov 06, 2012 12:21 IST

    Young Achievers - Ayesha Dharker

    Mumbai born Ayesha Dharker made her screen debut in 1989 in the French/Swiss production Manika: Une vie plus tarde (Manika: The Girl Who Lived Twice), directed by François Villier). From this she went on to perform in Roland Joffe's City of Joy (1992), which co-starred veterans like Om Puri and Shabana Azmi.

  • Nov 06, 2012 12:18 IST

    Young Achievers - Karan Bilimoria

    In the 1980s Karan Bilimoria was a student at Cambridge when he felt that the curry houses of England needed a drink of their own. It soon became his goal to create a lager beer so smooth that it can perfectly suit Indian cuisine and be enjoyed by both ale and lager drinkers alike.

  • Nov 06, 2012 12:13 IST

    Young Achievers - Parminder Nagra

    Parminder Nagra, the girl who made it big and got popular from Bend it Like Beckham, is a Sikh, Punjabi girl born and brought up in England.

  • Nov 06, 2012 12:07 IST

    Young Achievers - Monica Ali

    Monica Ali is the daughter of English and Bangladeshi parents. She came to England aged three years, her first home being Bolton in Greater Manchester, and later studied at Oxford University. Her first novel, Brick Lane (2003), is an epic saga about a Bangladeshi family living in the UK, and explores the British immigrant experience. It has been shortlisted for the 2003 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.

  • Dec 01, 2004 17:27 IST


    Mommy finished telling her little girl all about the making of babies.

  • Sep 07, 2006 19:22 ISTHe has ended speculation that his wife Victoria is pregnant, by claiming that the rumour was sparked after he misunderstood a journalist.

    Becks almost became dad again

    David Beckham has reportedly ended months of speculation that his wife Victoria is pregnant, by claiming that the rumour was sparked after he misunderstood a TV journalist.

  • Sep 27, 2005 19:01 IST

    Kate Moss admits to her addiction!

    Drug-tainted British supermodel, Kate Moss, may have taken her first fledgling steps to getting back to a clean and healthy life, by admitting that she was addicted to dope.

  • Dec 25, 2002 19:22 IST



  • Feb 22, 2003 17:05 IST

    Bevan not frustrated by lack of opportunities

    Australia batsman Michael Bevan says he is not frustrated despite a lack of opportunities so far at the World Cup.

  • May 27, 2003 19:42 IST

    The Jungle Book 2

    Voices Haley Joel Osment, John Goodman, Phil Collins

  • May 07, 2003 15:46 IST

    Schemes to help improve water supply

    With the onset of summer season, shortage of portable water affects hundreds of people in Dhar Block of this district.

  • Aug 22, 2003 14:30 IST

    Coke, Pepsi to chart aggressive drive to woo back customers

    The two firms will embark on an aggressive marketing drive to win back customer trust after getting the Govt's clean billing.

  • Aug 30, 2003 10:01 IST

    Agassi motivated by desire to improve

    Andre Agassi may possess eight grand slam titles but the American is still seeking to lift his game to a higher level.