Where is Sharmila's 11-Year Fight Against AFSPA Heading to?

Irom Chanu Sharmila, a human rights activist from Manipur, Wednesday completed 11 years of her fast-unto-death against the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) of 1985. The 39-year-old activist launched the fast on Nov. 2, 2000, demanding the immediate withdrawal of the AFSPA. Will the govt ever heed to her demands, or will she lose her life fighting for the withdrawal of the AFSPA? Nov 3, 2011

Kanimozhi Denied Bail; Goes Back to Jail

Upsetting DMK party members and its chief M Karunanidhi, a Delhi court today dismissed bail plea of former DMK MP Kanimozhi and seven others, who are accused in the 2G telecom scam. Nov 3, 2011

India's Food Price Index Highest in 9 Months

The data released by the government showed that the country's food price index rose to 12.21 percent, its highest in 9 months. Food inflation last week was 11.43 percent. Nov 3, 2011

Vivek Oberoi to Go 'Almost Naked' in New Movie

After Neil Nitin in "Jail" (2009), John Abraham in "Dostana" (2008), and Abhey Deol in 2007's "Ek Chalis Ki Last Local"( ECKLL), it's Vivek Oberoi's turn to go shirtless his forthcoming movie, the sequel to " ECKLL." Nov 2, 2011

Jaipal Reddy Hopes for Fuel Price Review

With oil companies losing crores of rupees every day on selling fuel below cost, Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy said that he would convene a ministerial panel meeting to review prices of fuel sold at subsidised rates. Nov 2, 2011
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Fanne Khan

Aishwarya Rai Chooses Star Hospital for Delivery

Former Miss World-turned-Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has chosen Seven Hills Hospital at Marol in Andheri for delivery. Sources said that a deluxe VIP room at the seven-star hospital has been booked from November 10 to 15. Nov 2, 2011

Chidambaram in Manipur to Defuse Crisis

After three months of economic blockade imposed by a tribal organization in Manipur, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram is visiting Manipur Wednesday to defuse crisis in the state. Nov 2, 2011

Fortis India to Buy Sister Firm for $665 Million

With an aim to consolidate all the groups health businesses under one roof, hospital chain Fortis Healthcare (India) has decided to buy Singapore-based sister firm Fortis Healthcare International for $665 million. Nov 1, 2011

Maruti Suzuki Sales Down by Over 50 Percent

Maruti Suzuki, India's top automobile manufacturer has sold less half the number of cars it did this time last year. This is largely due to the labor unrest that has cost the company roughly $500 million in lost production; the problem has been compounded by a demand slowdown in Asia's third-largest economy. Nov 1, 2011