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Miscellaneous / The New Indian Express

INTERVIEW | Steve carell talks about his last days in 'The Office' and more

As the highly popular show returns to Indian TV, we chat with the lead actor about his last days on the show, and why he still hasn rsquo;t watched the UK series.

19 Jan 2020 1:15 pm
Delhi poll: In the power hub New Delhi,it's 'Pehle AAP' amid job issue

Housing the nation rsquo;s most powerful along with common folk in jhuggis, New Delhi constituency will be pivotal in the coming polls.

19 Jan 2020 11:55 am
Delhi poll: 'BJP will remove religious encroachment on government land', saysParveshVerma

The Delhi Assembly elections will be held on February 8 and results for the 70 Assembly seats declared on February 11.

19 Jan 2020 11:27 am
Shabana Azmi injured in accident; doctors say her condition stable

Her husband and lyricist Javed Akhtar, who was traveling with her, escaped unhurt.

19 Jan 2020 11:23 am
SC to hear Nirbhayaconvict's plea against dismissal of his juvenility claim on January 20

Pawan Gupta, one of the convicts, moved the apex court on Friday challenging the high court #39;s order dismissing his claim of being a juvenile in December 2012.

19 Jan 2020 11:22 am
CAA stir: Himanta Biswa Sarma's 'proof of persecution'comment upsets AASU

Reacting sharply the All Assam Students #39; Union said, #39;We knew they were hoodwinking people by saying that religious persecution will be a basis for citizenship under CAA. #39;

19 Jan 2020 11:21 am
In a first, Prayagraj university introduces three-month course on CAA, Article 370

UP Rajarshi Tandon Open University #39;s regional director CK Singh said when so much confusion was being spread over the CAA, this course would help people get a clear perspective of the new law.

19 Jan 2020 11:14 am
Delhi poll: Congress names candidates for 54 seats

The remaining 14 candidates are party veterans- a former union minister, Delhi ministers, incumbent councillors and at least two former MCD members.

19 Jan 2020 11:10 am
Ranchi Diary: Award for CM Hemant Soren, trade fair and more

32- year-old Priyanka Jaiswal of Ranchi has won the #39;Best Makeup Artist #39; at Golden Wings Award on January 5 in New Delhi while competing with about 40 other participants.

19 Jan 2020 11:03 am
Jharkhand Vikas Morcha pleases BJP, keeps out rebel MLAs from panel

MLA rsquo;s Pradeep Yadav and Bandhu Tirkey are, however, members of the 151-member working committee.

19 Jan 2020 11:02 am
Mohan Bhagwat pitches for Hindu Rashtra, says 'all 130 billionIndians are Hindus'

Mohan Bhagwat said many countries had raised slogans of #39;unity from diversity #39; but in India, there was #39;diversity from unity #39;.

19 Jan 2020 10:51 am
Sanjay Raut demands jail for those who 'oppose' Bharat Ratna for Savarkar

Sanjay Raut rsquo;s reaction came after former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan opposed the idea of giving Baharat Ratna to Savarkar citing Savarkars rsquo; letters for pardon.

19 Jan 2020 10:47 am
Sharad Pawar's new mission: Dalit vote base in Maharashtra

Realising their importance, Pawar has driven the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government to focus more on the poorest segment of the 12 crore population of Maharashtra.

19 Jan 2020 10:33 am
Rebel leaders come together to oust Badal familyof Shiromani Akali Dal

These rebel leaders have been questioning the leadership and functioning of SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal.

19 Jan 2020 10:29 am
Tourism department 'reminds'culture ministry of bid to get heritage tag for Delhi

According to senior officials, the letter seeking clarification on #39;certain #39; points, including the need of fresh dossier, was dispatched to the ministry last week.

19 Jan 2020 10:21 am
CAA stir: From Shaheen Bagh to Bhopal, sounds likeSatyagraha across India

For many, it is a trial of oneself in the court of self-conscience; to others, the road to re-discovery of self rsquo;s patience, doggedness and hope.

19 Jan 2020 10:20 am
Denied ticket for upcoming Delhi poll, threeAAP MLAs resign

Prominent among them, sitting MLA from Dwarka Adarsh Shastri on Saturday joined the Congress at the party rsquo;s Delhi unit office in presence of state president Subhash Chopra.

19 Jan 2020 10:15 am
Court asks police to verify if Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azadhas an office in Delhi

The court was hearing a plea filed by Azad seeking modification of the conditions imposed on him in his bail order.

19 Jan 2020 9:57 am
Tears of the uprooted: Kashmiri Pandits recall horror on 'exodus day'

On this day 30 years back, the first batch of Kashmiri Pandits fled the Valley for safer pastures after terrorism reared its head with a vengeance, shattering the peace and idyll of the paradise.

19 Jan 2020 9:53 am
Muslim groups plan to regulate use of loudspeakers in mosques

To take a final call on the matter, the Muslim Service Society (MSS) will hold a meeting of various Muslim organisations in Kozhikode next week.

19 Jan 2020 9:52 am
Who is Indira Jaising to question me?: Nirbhaya's mother on 'forgive convicts' remark

On Friday, Indira Jaising, through a tweet, had urged Asha Devi to forgive the perpetrators and had used the example of Sonia Gandhi, who had forgiven Rajiv Gandhi #39;s assassinator.

19 Jan 2020 9:52 am
Jaipur Literature Festival 2020 to focus more on'tech talks'

The 13th edition of JLF that will take place between January 23 to 27 at the Diggi Palace Hotel, in Jaipur, shall also look at timely issues such as climate change and the role that science and tech.

19 Jan 2020 9:39 am
New ready-to-eat meals with60-day shelf-life

NuTy Ready-Meals are available as take-away at local retail stores and on food-delivery platforms of Swiggy, Zomato, and UberEats.

19 Jan 2020 9:26 am
Mishti doi, roshogulla, fish tikkas: Finding Kolkata in Delhi's CR Park

You know what they say about being plenty of fish in the sea; well, CR Park is home to Delhi rsquo;s largest fish market.

19 Jan 2020 9:24 am
From the written world: Books to look out for in 2020

The Sunday Standard spoke with six publishing houses, primarily located in Delhi, about their top upcoming books in 2020.

19 Jan 2020 8:50 am
Priyamani joins 'Maidaan',replacesKeerthy Suresh

Priyamani will play Syed Rahim rsquo;s wife.

19 Jan 2020 8:44 am
Report belies BJPs claim on citizenship for minorities

Former President Pranab Mukherjee had chaired the Rajya Sabha committee on the Ministry of Home Affairs.

12 Jan 2020 2:03 pm
Maradu flats: Emotions peak as former homes turn to rubble

Hours before the implosion, people vied for every inch of space to catch the spectacle; loud cheers were heard when the buildings tumbled down

12 Jan 2020 11:46 am
People from far and wide pour in to witness Maradu flat demolition

Lasar Samuel, a contractor from Thiruvananthapuram, said that the government should have handed over the building to some charity organisation rather than demolishing it.

12 Jan 2020 11:45 am
Butterflyon the wheel: TNIE looks into star power generating public opinion

While Deepika appeared anti-establishment, husband Ranveer Singh, otherwise loud, flashy and full of OTT antics, has been stoking another kind of silence.

12 Jan 2020 11:29 am
Mandatory GST for Bihu cultural events triggers furore

The GST authority has issued a direction to Bihu committees to make all transactions, including payments, through cheques.

12 Jan 2020 11:27 am
Meghalaya CM Cornered Sangma says will expedite Citizenship Act

Sangma said the state would continue to remain protected under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution even after the Meghalaya Residents Safety and Security Act rsquo;s implementation.

12 Jan 2020 11:20 am
'Maybe, one day theyll be in detention camps',Arundhati Roy takes a dig at BJP

Arundhati Roy also hit out at the BJP government saying #39;maybe, one day they might land in a detention centre #39;.

12 Jan 2020 11:15 am
Mothers fight over Citizenship Act at 'Kolkatas Shaheen Bagh'

The husbands of Asmat and other women have stood by their mothers, daughters and wives and have been taking care of household works.

12 Jan 2020 11:12 am
200 political parties register with EC in 2019; tax exemptions, donations behind swell

Nearly 30 new parties have applied for registration with the Election Commission in last two months.

12 Jan 2020 11:06 am
'Will protect core values of Constitution', says Army ChiefGeneral Naravane

The Army functions within the ambit of Indian Constitution amp; core values enshrined in the Indian Constitution, the Army chief said.

12 Jan 2020 10:53 am
UP bus goes up in flames, only 'DNA can determine toll'

Around 21 people, who were injured, were rescued by locals and were rushed to the nearby district hospital in Kannauj and Farrukhabad where a panel of doctors were attending to them.

12 Jan 2020 10:45 am
Poll defeat: JVM-P legislators look for greener pastures in BJP, JMM

After the debacle in 2019-polls, all the three MLAs, including party chief Babulal Marandi of Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) JVM-P, have started looking for greener pastures.

12 Jan 2020 10:36 am
Priyanka was in Rajasthan, didn't have time to wipe tears of Kota children's mothers: Mayawati

Mayawati said unlike the Congress, BJP and other parties, the BSP does not adopt double standards to do cheap politics on any issue.

12 Jan 2020 10:29 am
National Conference appeals to Modi government for release of its top leaders

Rejecting reports appearing in a section of the media, the NC said it was not working on any deal with the Centre to secure release of its leadership.

12 Jan 2020 10:24 am
Politicos reconcile with Article 370 loss, say time to look ahead

Former deputy chief minister and Democratic Nationalist Party president Ghulam Hassan Mir said it was time to move beyond Article 370.

12 Jan 2020 10:22 am
Surgeons remove rare tumour from Iraqi woman's jaw in Delhi

The tumour sized 3x3 cm was removed from the lower jawbone of the patient at a Delhi hospital recently, the surgeons said.

12 Jan 2020 10:17 am
With rising temperatures, light showers predicted for next week in Delhi

The maximum and maximum temperature on Saturday was recorded at 18 degrees Celsius and 5.8 degrees Celsius, respectively.

12 Jan 2020 10:12 am
Arvind Kejriwal on Abhijit Banerjee's remarks on Delhi government schools' performance

Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee on Saturday lauded the schools for #39;outperforming #39; their private peers and said education outcomes in state-run schools can be better than the private ones.

12 Jan 2020 10:10 am
Congress eyes Muslim votes in minority-strongholds after Iqbals departure to AAP

His exit from the party will impact the poll equation in three constituencies of old Delhi mdash; Chandni Chowk, Matia Mahal and Ballimaran.

12 Jan 2020 10:06 am
Manish Sisodia accusesBJP of'insultingpeople of Delhi bycalling them freeloaders'

The Deputy CM accused the saffron party rsquo;s leaders for being against the state government rsquo;s subsidy schemes, saying that the party is against public welfare.

12 Jan 2020 9:58 am
'Need unbiased JNU violence probe', says AAP MP Sanjay Singh

Sanjay Singh said that questions regarding Delhi Police rsquo;s probe into the matter have been for a number of reasons and that the police must be cautious before framing charges against students.

12 Jan 2020 9:41 am
'Terrorist-Leftist students hampering studies at JNU', says Ram Madhav

BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav called the January 5 violence in JNU as a #39;conspiracy of Leftists and their supporters #39;.

12 Jan 2020 9:35 am
JNU violence: Students' Union refutes police claim on CCTV, server

Varsity body claims girls were manhandled by ABVP members, even Kashmiri and Northeast students were targeted.

12 Jan 2020 9:29 am
Students and rail enthusiast gets to witness 158-year-old working steam engine

The Perambur Loco Works organised a Steam Loco Show on January 4 . During the show, the world rsquo;s oldest working steam engine EIR-21 had it #39;s run for two hours.

5 Jan 2020 7:44 pm