Ranbir Kapoor Fined for Smoking in Public

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor, who was summoned for allegedly violating the Rajasthan Prevention of Smoking Act in June, has been fined ₹200 in the district court. His counsel paid the fine in his absence on Monday, the Press Trust of India reported. Aug 29, 2012

SC Clears Chidambaram of 2G charges; Disappoints Swamy

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected petitioners' plea for a probe into his alleged role in the 2G spectrum scam, saying there was no sufficient evidence to prove that the minster misused his office to grant undue favours to then-telecom minister A Raja. Aug 24, 2012

Facebook Harassment Drives Girl to Death

A college girl was found hanging from the ceiling in her hostel room on Tuesday after allegedly being harassed by two boys on famous social-networking site Facebook. Aug 16, 2012

Fareed Zakaria Suspended by Time and CNN For Plagiarism; Apologizes for his ‘Terrible Mistake’

Time magazine and CNN has suspended an Indian-American journalist and author, Fareed Zakaria, for plagiarizing some sections of his column "The Case for Gun Control" from historian Jill Lepore's work in the New Yorker. "He wrote a shorter blog post on CNN.com on the same issue which included similar unattributed excerpts. That blog post has been removed and CNN has suspended Fareed Zakaria while this matter is under review," CNN said in a statement. Aug 11, 2012