Miss World 2012: Vanya Mishra loses the crown to Miss China

Ordos (China): Miss People’s Republic of China was crowned Miss World 2012 in a glittering ceremony here. India’s contender for the much-coveted Miss World 2012 title, Vanya Mishra was amongst the top seven finalists at the global beauty pageant. Vanya won ‘Miss Social Media’ and ‘Beauty with a Purpose’ title and was being touted as […]

VVS Laxman: Goodbye Cricket

Hyderabad: VVS Laxman, who won many a match for India with his wristy elegance including an epic 281 against Australia in Kolkata, today announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect, bringing down the curtains on a glorious career spanning 16 years. The 37-year-old Laxman, one of the finest batsmen in contemporary cricket, said […]


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Govt asks Internet service providers to remove hate content

  Delhi: Government has issued directions to all Internet service providers to disable any inflammatory or hateful content that targets the community for northeastern states. “Based on complaints regarding content that’s inflammatory, hateful and inciting violence targeting North East Community, DIT has issued an advisory to all intermediaries,” Union Minister of State for Communications and […]

Twitter announces new restrictions for developers

San Francisco: Twitter, on Thursday announced new rules for software developers restricting them from creating Twitter apps. The new rules let users log in through officially sanctioned authentic Twitter programs while limiting the access to Twitter services by third-party clients. Under its new rules, independent software developers who create new Twitter apps will only be […]

North East exodus: Govt bans bulk SMSes and MMSes

New Delhi: Even as exodus of people from the North East from cities of Bangalore and Hyderabad continued for the third day on Friday, Union Home Secretary RK Singh announced a ban on bulk SMSes and MMSes. The SMSes and MMSes have been banned for fifteen days starting today. With exodus of Northeast origin people […]