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FIR against ‘Paan Singh Tomar’ director

Alleging breach of promise, Balwant Singh, the nephew of dacoit Paan Singh Tomar, has lodged an FIR against Bollywood director Tigmanshu Dhulia who has made a film on his life, police said Tuesday.

Kids will be brought back, Krishna assures grandparents

The grandparents of the two children forced to stay in Norway, away from their parents, Tuesday met External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna who assured them that they brother and sister would be repatriated "at any cost".

Pride over Oscar win, shame over content: Pakistani daily

The documentary that won Pakistan's first Oscar is a matter of national pride, but its "content is a matter of national shame", said a daily.

Strike evokes partial response; banking, transport hit

A 24-hour nation-wide strike by 11 trade unions Tuesday remained peaceful and evoked a mixed response, but key sectors like banking and transport took a hit in various parts of the country..

Grammy-winning band to release new album

Black:Guayaba, the first Puerto Rican rock band to win a Grammy, announced Monday the launching of its third album, "La conexion".

Brisk start to sixth phase of UP polls

The penultimate phase of the Uttar Pradesh elections got off to a brisk start Tuesday with an impressive 9.7 voter turnout in the first two hours of polling across 68 assembly constituencies spread across 13 districts in the western part of the state.

Norway NRI row: India sends special envoy to Oslo

A special envoy of the Indian government Monday met the Norwegian foreign minister in Oslo and urged him to speed up the return of the children who were taken away from their NRI parents on grounds of alleged negligence.

Sensex slips 477 points on high crude prices, profit booking

Rising crude prices bringing back the fear of high inflation and profit booking Monday resulted in a benchmark for Indian markets closing 477 points lower.

World hockey looking at India as major hub for the sport

Indian hockey may be taking baby steps in seeking to regain its erstwhile stature, with its qualification for the London Olympics

Bieber to take legal action against game developers

Teen singer Justin Bieber plans to take legal action against game developers who have used his image for mobile app - Joustin' Beaver.