Army authorities at the 11 Corps have put a former top general under formal arrest after he was convicted of professional misconduct and sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment by a general court martial (GCM) in a multi-million ration scam in this cantonment city Friday. Lt Gen. S.K. Sahni, who had been under custody of [...] Continue reading Former Indian Army general arrested after sentencing in court martial
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Can you imagine “Kaun Banega Crorepati” without mega star Amitabh Bachchan? Or “Indian Idol” without composer Anu Malik? In a celebrity-obsessed nation, even reality shows that aim to make a star out of the common man are driven by Bollywood faces. “Whatever happens, reality shows will always need some face value – whether in the [...] Continue reading Indian reality TV is Bollywood show all the way!
Fifty-five sports trainers from India have arrived in Cuba, signalling a fresh chapter in sports cooperation between the two countries. “Two groups of Indian trainers, one for high-performance sports and the other for community sports, will be here for the next six weeks to receive training and suggestions on how to transform India into a [...] Continue reading 55 Indian sports trainers arrive in Cuba
The external affairs ministry has recalled Indian diplomat Alok Ranjan Jha for allegedly misbehaving with a passenger on an Air India flight to New York and will decide on disciplinary action after he returns home. “He has been recalled. The ministry will take action after an internal inquiry,” an informed source in the ministry said [...] Continue reading Indian diplomat recalled after Air India flight incident
When was the last time you saw a Kathak or a Bharatanatyam dance in a Hindi film? With fast-paced Western dance forms like salsa, latino and tango making inroads into Bollywood and being liked by the people, the casualty has been the graceful Indian classical dance forms. Bollywood’s dancing queen Madhuri Dixit, who wowed with [...] Continue reading Salsa, Latino edging out Indian classical dances in Bollywood?