People & Society News Headlines

India, China face exodus of millionaires: report

Washington , July 28 India and China are facing an exodus of their wealthiest citizens with tens of thousands of "high-net-worth individuals" (HNWIs) having left to seek greener pastures, according to a new report.

Will Young comfortable wearing dresses, skirts

Los Angeles , July 28

Singer Will Young says he is comfortable having dresses and skirts in his wardrobe as he insists men can wear traditionally female clothes and still be "masculine".

'I am busy, call me later,' police officer's last words

Kapurthala (Punjab) , July 27

"I am busy, call me later." These were the last words Punjab's Superintendent of Police Baljit Singh told his eldest daughter Ravinder Kaur on Monday morning before terrorists killed him in Gurdaspur district.

Telangana CM reiterates commitment to quota for Muslims

Hyderabad , July 27

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said reservations for poor Muslims in proportion to their population in the state would be implemented on the lines of quotas in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

Four Indian-origin kids enter Australian spelling bee final

Sydney , July 27

Four Indian-origin children, including a pair of twins, are among 50 kids who have reached the finals of the Great Australian Spelling Bee contest, media reported on Monday.

When Canadian Governor General delayed his oath-taking for Kalam

Toronto , July 28

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was so much respected in Canada that the current Governor-General David Johnston delayed his oath-taking in 2010 so that he could personally - as president of the University of Waterloo - confer an honorary doctorate on the former Indian president.

AICW 2015: Kangana Ranaut to walk for Manav Gangwani

New Delhi , July 27

Queen of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut is set to walk the ramp as a showstopper for Manav Gangwani at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015, starting here from July 29.

Delhi men to walk 'in her shoes'

New Delhi , July 27

Men here are all set to walk in heels to raise their voice for gender equality.

Chitrangada Singh to walk for Debarun Mukherjee at ICW

New Delhi , July 27

Actress Chitrangada Singh will walk as a showstopper for Kolkata-based designer Debarun Mukherjee at Amazon India Couture Week (AICW) 2015.

Make your home monsoon ready

New Delhi , July 27

Holed up indoors on a rainy day? Make sure you've done your bit to brighten your house in the dull monsoon season.