ONGC to invest $5.1 billion to develop two oil fields

New Delhi, March 28 : The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) on Monday said that it will invest $5.1 billion for the development of two hydrocarbon fields in the Krishna-Godavari basin. “Board of directors of ONGC approved the field development plan (FDP) for the development of fields falling under cluster 2 of the deep-water […]

Team India arrive in Mumbai for World T20 semis clash

Mumbai, March 28 : The Indian cricket team, led by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, arrived here on Monday evening ahead of the World Twenty20 second semi-final clash against the West Indies on Thursday. Hardik Pandya, Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Ravindra Jadeja, Dhoni, Pawan Negi, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravichandran Ashwin, Virat Kohli, Harbhajan Singh, Rohit Sharma, Suresh […]

BJP leader in Bengal alleges sting attempt, two policemen suspended

Kolkata, March 28 : Two men of West Bengal Police’s Special Branch were suspended after BJP leader Rahul Sinha on Monday accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of using police to carry out a failed sting operation on him and demanded a CBI probe into the matter. Sinha said the two had called on him at […]

Congress haunted by its politics of breaking other parties: CPI-M

Agartala, March 28 : Referring to the political developments in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, a CPI-M leader on Monday said that the Congress was getting back what it did before 1967 – dislodging non-Congress governments through manipulation. “The then Congress leadership, before 1967, tried to dislodge non-Congress governments in the country by manipulating the legislators […]

What makes Vishal Bhardwaj’s seventh National Film Award ‘truly special’?

Mumbai, March 28 : Bollywood’s multi-faceted talent Vishal Bhardwaj was ecstatic on Monday upon bagging the Best Screenplay Writer (adapted) award for “Talvar”. While he has won six National Awards in the past, he says what makes this one “truly special” is that it’s his first for screenplay. “I am thrilled and honoured to receive […]

Bollywood sidelines regional cinema at 63rd National Film Awards

New Delhi, March 28 : It was Bollywood and box office biggies all the way at the 63rd National Film Awards on Monday. Southern magnum opus “Baahubali: The Beginning” was named Best Feature Film, while the Best Actor and Best Actors awards were taken by Hindi film stars Amitabh Bachchan and Kangana Ranaut, leading many […]