On the World Book and Copyright Day (April 23), go on a book shopping spree
World Book and Copyright Day is celebrated worldwide on April 23 every year since 1995. UNESCOs General Conference in 1995 chose this date to pay tribute to books, authors and promote reading, publishing and protect intellectual
Adolf Hiters autobiography Mein Kampf - a hate-filled book post-war Germany has fought to keep out of the bookshops - is set to make a comeback in schools 67 years after the last copy of it was printed in the country.
German authorities have announced that when the copyright to the hate-filled tome
A Bangladeshi court has issued an arrest warrant for the writer of a 2003 novel that allegedly contains insulting remarks against the Prophet Mohammed, a lawyer said Tuesday.
Amar Chitra Katha launches a graphic biography of the hunter-turned-conservationist, four days ahead of his birth anniversary
A day after violence broke out in Old Delhi near the ruins found at the Jama Masjid metro station site — believed to be of the 17th century built Akbarabadi mosque — the Delhi Police arrested two persons for rioting and damaging public property.
Pakistani authorities have taken steps to declare as government property the plot of land in the garrison town of Abbottabad where al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden spent his final years before he was killed by American commandos.
A property mutation is simply the change of title ownership under certain conditions such as sale/purchase or death of an owner and even if the property is bought through a power of attorney (PoA).
Ever since the trifurcation of the unified Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) in June, the three corporations have been talking about increasing their property tax net. Rajat Arora reports.
A property fraud case was registered on Monday against two builders and six others for allegedly fraudulently selling a plot on the basis of fake documents.
The real estate industry is attracting significant investments in seven of the 20 top performing states of the country, including Haryana, even as the property market is facing a slowdown, an Assocham study released today said.
A woman from Tharike village has accused the Shiromani Akali Dal MLA from Gill constituency, Darshan Singh Shivalik, of trying to grab her property. Preet Inder Kaur alleged that the matter of the plot was already subjudice when Shivalik and his accomplice Updesh Singh from Alamgir village tried to construct a room on it on Sunday.
The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has informed the Bombay high court that there was no cognisable case made out against NCP leader and cabinet minister Chhagan Bhujbal and his family over alleged misappropriation of funds and property belonging to Mumbai Educational Trust (MET).
Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has announced to start online registration of property and land across the state after the completion of the pilot project in SAS Nagar and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar districts.
I was in a meeting with two friends this evening. We were talking about getting another friend's film made and about how there was a businessman who wished to invest in the film.
The Punjab government is considering proposals such as imposition of property tax, raising electricity duty and levy on mobile phone towers to raise additional Rs. 2,000 crore with a view to bringing weak fiscal position on the track. "These tax proposals will be discussed by the Punjab cabinet after Dasuya byelection to give a go ahead," official sources said here today.