Prez poll: NDA to take a call on Pranab today

  New Delhi: A crucial NDA meet here will decide its Presidential choice on Sunday. The meeting, which will start at 11 am, will be held at the residence of senior BJP leader LK Advani. The BJP-led NDA stands divided over pitching a candidate against Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for the President’s post. While JD(U) […]

Ram-Upasana’s wedding reception was lavish

Hyderabad: The Ram Charan-Upasana Kamineni wedding reception was one lavish affair. The mega party was witness to around 5000 people in attendance which included people from the film fraternity, politicians and the socialites of the town. The couple looked absolutely love-struck as they walked into the city convention centre’s main hall with Teja leading the […]

NDA unlikely to oppose Pranab Mukherjee?

New Delhi: With United Progressive Alliance (UPA) announcing Pranab Mukherjee as their Presidential candidate on Friday, reports suggest that National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will not oppose his candidature for the top post. The senior Congress leader who cutting across party lines shares a healthy relationship and commands respect is most unlikely to be opposed by […]

Sonia names Pranab for President

New Delhi: Ending days of intense speculation, Congress president Sonia Gandhi announced the name of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee’s as United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate on Friday. Announcing the decision taken after a meeting of the UPA allies at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s official residence 7 Race Course Road – attended by all UPA […]

Google’s $ 18.7 mn buy: .google, .fly, .eat

New Delhi: Internet giant Google has paid USD 18.7 million to buy domains – .google, .youtube, .goog and .plus, media reports claimed on Thursday. Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) had in January this year invited applications from companies, organisations and individuals who can come up with USD 185,000 (over Rs 1 crore) […]

Snapping of Congress-TMC ties inevitable?

New Delhi: The gloves are clearly off between the Congress party and the Trinamool Congress. The hardening of positions by Congress leaders and Mamata Banerjee on Thursday on the contentious issue of Presidential election may lead to a break in the relationship between the two allies. Feisty as ever, Mamata while talking to reporters today […]