Raj Info Commission asks courts to reduce RTI application fee

Jaipur: Supreme Court orders the Rajasthan Information Commission to ask all courts in the state, including the High Court to reduce RTI application fee. Disposing of an appeal of Anndaram Chaudhary, a resident of Merta City, the Commission in its order given last week, the copy of which was made available today, has expected from the […]

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Women shouldn’t forget their identity after motherhood: Kajol

Mumbai: Actor Kajol believes women need to realise that they have their own identity even after embracing motherhood. Kajol, who will be seen as a single mother in her upcoming “Helicopter Eela”, feels motherhood can be so consuming that it can make women forget themselves. “It’s very normal and natural. It happens to everyone, who gets […]

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Nawazuddin has many similarities to Manto: Nandita Das

Mumbai: Nandita Das says she chose Nawazuddin Siddiqui to portray the title role in “Manto” as he has a lot of similarities with legendary Urdu author-writer. Nandita said she always had Nawaz in mind while writing “Manto”, based on the life of Saadat Hasan Manto, whose work continues to remain relevant to this day. “He has […]

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Meghna Gulzar, Phantom Films to develop original series on Rakesh Maria

Mumbai: Director Meghna Gulzar and Reliance Entertainment’s Phantom Films have signed up to produce a series on the life and case files of former Commissioner of Mumbai Police, Rakesh Maria. The series, based on his experiences and various case files of his career, will be directed by Meghna. “Rakesh Maria’s life-experiences and his prolific career in […]

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Usha Martin University initiates to donate for cancer patients

Ranchi: Usha Martin University feels proud to take up the initiative to donate a collective amount for the Cancer patients. The University have always ensured to bring out something that engages the students to work for social welfare and help the needy sections of the society. Usha Martin University has developed a Committee in order […]

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NGT directs CPWD to look into cutting of trees for Barapullah elevated corridor

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) to look into the alleged cutting of 100 trees in a park at the Tyagraj Nagar market during the construction of the second phase of the Barapullah elevated corridor. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel asked the […]

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Kashmir affected with Strike over Article 35A

Srinagar: Life in Kashmir remained severely affected today for the second consecutive day due to a complete shutdown called by separatists against the legal challenge in the Supreme Court on the validity of Article 35A. The two-day strike called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) — comprising Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad […]

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