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Film: “Phoonk 2″; Cast: Sudeep, Amruta Khanvilkar, Neeru, Amit Sadh, Ahasaas Channa; Director: Milind Gadagkar; Producer: Ram Gopal Varma; Rating: **
“Phoonk 2″ is definitely not the scariest film we’ve seen. Ram Gopal Varma’s terror theme has clearly run its course.
Perched somewhere between crowing (ahem ahem) about the supernatural and crying over the nerve-wracking disruption of [...] Continue reading Best performance in ‘Phoonk 2′? From the crow

Indian space scientists will meet in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday to discuss the reasons for the failure of Thursday’s rocket mission, which was for the first time powered by an Indian-built cryogenic engine.
Meanwhile, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is collecting data on the rocket launch to arrive at the reason for the failure.
The scientists will [...] Continue reading ISRO scientists to meet Sunday to discuss cryo failure

The Oriental Bank of Commerce will recruit 1,600 people, including 373 special officers, during the 2010-11 financial year, the state-run lender’s chairman and managing director T.Y. Prabhu said Friday.
The bank had recruited 1,290 personnel during the previous fiscal.
Prabhu said the bank will focus on lending to small and medium enterprises, housing, retail and agriculture sectors.
The [...] Continue reading Oriental Bank to recruit 1,600 people in 2010-11

Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Friday announced its investment in freight carrier Deccan 360.
In a regulatory filing, the RIL said the investment was being made by a wholly owned subsidiary of RIL. The investment, it said, would help Deccan 360 to increase its air and surface network coverage of the country.
RIL did not reveal [...] Continue reading RIL invests in Gopinath’s freight carrier Deccan 360

Susan Boyle’’s Aussie fans will have to wait a little bit more to see her croon in their country – because the Scottish star has cancelled her tour Down Under to “rest”” before recording her second album.
“Regrettably, we have had to make the tough decision to postpone our Australian visit for the Logies in May,”” [...] Continue reading Susan Boyle axes Oz trip