Events

After NITI Aayog rating, Odisha government plans immunisation drive

Chief District Medical and Public Health Officers have been directed to ensure at least 90 per cent coverage of Tetanus-diphtheria vaccine.

published on : 29th June 2019

Table Tennis event may see return of Pakistan athletes

Table Tennis Federation of India is likely to extend deadline for Commonwealth Championships in July to accommodate paddlers from across border.

published on : 19th June 2019

Actresses should wear sarees at red-carpet events: Manish Malhotra

Bollywood actresses should wear sarees more at international red-carpet events, said ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra here on Sunday.

published on : 10th June 2019

Tale of a wedding planner from Hyderabad

Founder and director of wedding planning company Levitate Events, Anujna Ravikumar may come across as a regular 20-plusser who loves selfies, junk food and loud music.

published on : 2nd March 2019

Chennai nights get a life

The surge in the number of pubs has come as a boon for performing artistes who find it easier to bag a gig.

published on : 11th February 2019

Gang cons parents with ‘modelling’ lure

 Ruman Kumar Singh, a parent like many others, fancied the idea of enrolling his 20-month-old child in a modelling competition.

published on : 5th February 2019

Coaches satisfied with resurgent Saina’s net gains

Not long ago, Saina Nehwal missing out on matches due to niggles had become a recurring theme.

published on : 28th January 2019

Karnataka government calls for complete ban on plastic bottles, bouquets at university events

Henceforth, universities will not be allowed to fete guests with flower bouquets at campus events.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Ten major world events coming up in 2019

10 major events taking place around the world in 2019.

published on : 14th December 2018

Facebook makes it easier to remember, share major life events

As part of the overhaul of the feature, Facebook would be providing new options, including animated photos and videos.

published on : 13th December 2018

New actors felicitated with Madras Icon Awards

Actors, make-up artists and fashion designers were awarded for their work in respective fields.

published on : 29th October 2018

Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma to fight at Korea Open; Kidambi Srikanth withdraws

Fifth-seeded Saina, ranked 10th in the world, has done well in the major events this year, grabbing a second gold at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and a bronze at the Jakarta Asian Games.

published on : 24th September 2018

Karnataka couple bust myth, marry on eclipse night

Dr Shivamurthy Murugha Sharana of Murugha mutt gave Linga Deeksha to children and arranged a marriage on the day of lunar eclipse. 

published on : 28th July 2018

Indian referees will officiate in FIFA events: Massimo Busacca

Though they lack big-game experience, Indian referees can officiate in top level FIFA events, feels head of refereeing Busacca.

published on : 23rd October 2017