Articles By Manoj Kumar

From Politics & Policy Jul 16, 2012

Satyamev Jayate: Aamir Khan Calls On PM Over Manual Scavengers' Plight

After giving suggestions to the Upper House parliamentarians on fine-tuning India's health care system, actor Aamir Khan will be meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in a bid to get government's attention to the plight of manual scavengers of the country.

From Society Jul 15, 2012

Sunita Williams’ Multiple Tasks in Space Besides Expedition 32

World famous Indian-American woman astronaut Sunita Williams will be occupied with several other tasks besides working on her space project "Expedition 32".

From Politics & Policy Jul 15, 2012

Battle For Vice-President: Gandhi Disappoints Mamata; Will She Support Ansari?

Former West Bengal Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi announced on Sunday that he won't be contesting for Vice-President post, disappointing Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who was earlier let down by scientist APJ Abdul Kalam after he backed off from the Presidential race.

From Politics & Policy Jul 15, 2012

Guwahati Girl Molestation Case: Two More Arrested; SI Suspended

Nearly a week after the molestation of a girl took place in Guwahati, Assam police have arrested two more offenders on Sunday taking the number of arrests in the minor girl molestation case to six.

From Entertainment Jul 15, 2012

Movie Review: Ajith’s “Billa 2” is Disappointing

Ajith Kumar's 2007 "Billa", the remake of Rajinikanth's 1980 blockbuster, completely revamped his career and his stardom in the south Indian film industry at a time when the actor was going through a rough phase in his acting life.

From Politics & Policy Jul 15, 2012

Guwahati Girl Molestation Case: Nab All Offenders in 48-hour, Says Assam CM

Noting that the police have been a passing duck in nabbing the molesters in Guwahati molestation case, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday set a 48-hour deadline for the personnel to arrest all the men involved in bashing a minor girl.

From Politics & Policy Jul 15, 2012

Laila Khan Missing Case: Dead Bodies Sent For Anatomy, Toxicology Tests

The Mumbai crime branch officials have sent six skeletons, which were recovered from Bollywood starlet Laila Khan's farmhouse in Igatpuri in Maharastra this week, for anatomy and toxicology tests to confirm identities of the bodies and to ascertain whether they victims were poisoned.

From Society Jul 14, 2012

MGNREGA Raised Average Wage by 81 Percent: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh recited some statistical information on MGNREGA programme, which has arguable raised over the years and appreciated UPA's governance for making it possible, while releasing the employment scheme for rural people on Saturday.

From Travel Jul 14, 2012

Kingfisher Airlines Cancels Over 40 Flights as Pilots go on Strike

Debt-ridden Kingfisher Airlines cancelled as many as 41 flights on Saturday after a section of staff restored to strike demanding immediate payment of their due salaries. The striking airlines pilots have alleged that the airlines management haven't paid salaries for about five months.

From Entertainment Jul 14, 2012

“Cocktail” Gets Cocktail Feedback: Movie Reviews

Homi Adajania's directorial debut in Bollywood "Cocktail", co-produced by actor Saif Ali Khan, was released worldwide on Friday. It is a youth-oriented film starring Saif, Diana Penty and Deepika Padukone lead roles.