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Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor Tuesday denied Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi’s allegations that he had told him not to question the composition of the consortium that had bought the Kochi team.
Slamming Modi, Tharoor said: “The unethical efforts that have been made by Modi and others to thwart the Kerala [...] Continue reading Tharoor slams Modi’s ‘unethical efforts’ to thwart Kochi IPL

The Indian tourism ministry aims at starting 10,000 wayside facilities along the country’s vast highways network within the next five years to provide basic amenities such as clean food and restrooms to travellers.
“These facilities, offering rest rooms, toilets and food outlets, will come up every 40 km on state highways and every 30 km on [...] Continue reading Tourism ministry plans 10,000 highway facilities by 2015

Novelist Rana Dasgupta, who won the Commonwealth Writers’ prize for the best book 2010, is now writing a non-fiction volume on Delhi.
“The book is a kind of quest through many areas of life in Delhi, trying to probe how the city works, the problems and what does this confusion mean to us and the reasons [...] Continue reading After ‘Solo’, novelist Rana Dasgupta has Delhi on his radar

Infosys Technologies Ltd. posted a net profit of Rs.1,600 crore (Rs.16 billion) for the fourth quarter (Jan-March) of the fiscal 2009-10, registering a marginal decline of 0.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) as per the Indian accounting standard.
In a regulatory filing, the IT bellwether Tuesday said its consolidated income for the quarter under review (Q4) grew by [...] Continue reading Infosys net declines marginally in fourth quarter

Director-producer Ram Gopal Varma confesses he always had an obsession to scare people since his childhood and would stand behind doors and say “bhooo” to someone entering a room. After horror film “Phoonk2″, releasing Friday, Varma plans a 3D scary film to make the audiences “experience” fear.
Varma also says he loves to catch the audience [...] Continue reading I have an obsession to scare people: Ram Gopal Varma