India

  • ‘Amendments to electoral reforms in next 3 to 4 months’
    Bangalore, February 13 (PTI): A comprehensive amendment to electoral reforms will be brought about in the next three to four months, Union Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said on Sunday.  “A comprehens
  • 2G scam: CBI summons Arun Shourie
    New Delhi, February 13 (PTI): Former telecom minister Arun Shourie will appear before the CBI next week in connection with the agency’s probe into possible criminal aspects in the telecom policy since 200
  • India wants China to be ‘sensitive’ on Pakistan issues
    New Delhi, February 13 (Agencies): Noting that India and China share a complex relationship, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao underlined that Beijing needs to be more “sensitive” towards India’s
  • Tharoor defends his CWG links
    New Delhi, February 13 (PTI): Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor is back in the news over payment of money by the Organising Committee of the Commonwealth Games for consultancy services. Tharoor on Sunday des
  • No salary for those appointed illegally: SC
    New Delhi, February 13 (PTI): A person employed in violation of prescribed rules is not entitled to any benefit, including salary, the Supreme Court has held. “If any appointment is made by merely invitin
  • Omar Abdullah asks PDP to clarify stand on Kashmir
    New Delhi, February 13 (PTI): A person employed in violation of prescribed rules is not entitled to any benefit, including salary, the Supreme Court has held. “If any appointment is made by merely invitin
  • ‘Dear Krishna, all is forgiven. Just don’t catch the wrong flight’
    New Delhi/New York, February 13 (PTI): ‘Dear Krishna, all is forgiven. Don’t catch the wrong flight’. This is not a message to the External Affairs Minister from his boss, the Prime Minister b
  • India to send panel to US to get evidence from Headley
    New Delhi, February 13 (PTI): India is contemplating sending a commission to the United States for getting evidence from Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist David Headley and his wife, who has been kept away from Indian
  • India-Pak talks were in the pipeline for 6 months
    New Delhi, February 11 (Agencies): Thursday’s announcement of a structured resumption of Indo-Pakistan dialogue was in the pipeline for nearly six months but came to fruition only at the Thimphu meeting b
  • Aarushi case: Why have we forgotten Hemraj?
    New Delhi, February 11 (Agencies): He lived with the Talwar family in their Jalvayu Vihar flat in Noida and addressed their 14-year-old daughter as “Aarushi baby.” On the morning of May 16, 2008, ac
  • Himachal Pradesh government gives clean chit to Karmapa
    Shimla, February 11 (PTI): The Himachal Pradesh government on Friday gave a clean chit to Karmapa Ugyen Trinely Dorji in a foreign currency haul case, saying he has no links with the money seized from his trans
  • Will bring out ‘chargesheet’ against Deve Gowda: Yeddy
    New Delhi, February 11 (agencies): Seeking to take the battle to his detractors’ court, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa plans to bring out a ‘chargesheet’ against JD(S) supremo H D De
  • ‘Top TN leaders have pending criminal cases’
    CHENNAI, February 11 (Agencies): Over 26 sitting MLAs, including Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, Deputy Chief Minister M K Stalin and Leader of Opposition J Jayalalithaa, have serious criminal cases pending again
  • NTPC – the Most Respected Company in Power Sector
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 10 (MExN): NTPC the largest power utility in the country has been bestowed the honour of being most respected company in Power Sector for the year 2011 by Businessworld. The Award was presente
  • Eri spinning & weaving unit opened
    District Sericulture, T. Sanny Pongener, addressing the gathering during the inauguration of Community Eri Spinning and weaving unit at blue hill colony Wokha.  Kohima, February 10 (MExN): District Sericul
  • IIPM creates the magic again
    New Delhi, February 10 (MExN): This is yet another year for the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) and its students to cheer about. Placement offers poured in for the students of the institute f
  • Chhattisgarh HC rejects Binayak Sen’s bail plea
    NEW Delhi, February 10 (Agencies): The Chhattisgarh High Court dismissed award winning activist and pediatrician Dr. Binayak Sen’s application for a suspension of sentence and bail. The court will continu
  • Cabinet approves amendment in law on print media policy
    New Delhi, February 10 (PTI): A comprehensive bill to replace the age-old law relating to print media that will cover internet edition of newspapers and include provisions on limits on foreign news content and
  • India, Pak peace talks to resume
    New Delhi, February 10 (Reuters) : India and Pakistan said on Thursday they would resume formal peace talks but issues such as militancy and the disputed Kashmir region are likely to slow any progress towards d
  • Delhi HC rejects ND Tiwari’s plea on DNA test
    New Delhi, February 10 (PTI): The Delhi high court today dismissed veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari’s appeal against its earlier order asking him to undergo DNA test on a plea made by a Delhi youth claim