India

  • CBI has evidence against Talwars?
    New Delhi, February 10 (Agencies): More sensational details emerged in the Aarushi double murder case. Reports claimed Thursday that CBI’s case diary has listed a number of witnesses, whose testimonies po
  • If govt gives nod, rural students can become doctor after class X
    Ahmedabad, February 10 (Agencies): If the union health ministry accepts the recommendations made by a national-level committee of medical experts, students from rural areas can study medicine after class X R
  • TRAI recommends 6-fold hike in price of start-up 2G spectrum
    NEW Delhi, February 9 (PTI): In a development that has huge financial implications for existing as well as new operators, telecom regulator TRAI has recommended fixing the price for 6.2 Mhz of pan-India start-u
  • 17.11 lakh subscribers apply for porting of mobile numbers after introduction of MNP
    New Delhi, February 9 (Agencies): About 17.11 lakh mobile telephone subscribers have submitted requests to different service providers for porting their mobile number after mobile number portability (MNP) servi
  • Ford to stop production of bestseller Ikon in India
    Mumbai, February 9 (Agencies): The inevitable has happened. Ford dealers have stopped keeping stock of the Ikon model as numbers have started to dip and interest has waned in its 12-year old model. Dealers in m
  • DMC release Price Index of essential commodities
    The above prescribed rate is the maximum amount fixed by DMC which has to be strictly followed by the merchants. However, they are at liberty to sell below the DMC prescribed rate, further it is informed to the
  • Aarushi’s parents charged with double murder
    Ghaziabad, February 9 (Agencies): Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were today made an accused in the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi by a special CBI court which rejected the agency’s closure report in th
  • Shastri: Portrait of an honest PM
    NEW Delhi, February 9 (Agencies): At a time when Indian politicians make news for corruption and misuse of power comes a book on Lal Bahadur Shastri, the country’s second prime minister who was so upright
  • India begins 1.2 bn population headcount
    New Delhi, February 9 (Agencies): Some 2.7 million officials fanned out across the country Wednesday to begin the mammoth exercise of headcounting India’s estimated 120 crore (1.2 billion) people, with Pr
  • Aero India 2011: Defence firms vie for India orders
    BANGALORE, February 8 (PTI): Global defence manufacturers, competing to sell products to one of the fastest growing aircraft markets in the world, are poised to unveil new products at India’s biennial air
  • RBI to issue new Rs. 10 denomination coins
    Chandigarh, February 8 (PTI): The Reserve Bank of India will soon put new coins of Rs. 10 denomination into circulation to felicitate its Platinum Jubilee. The front face of the coins will have the Ashoka Pilla
  • Hyundai to launch 6 models in 3 years
    NEW Delhi, February 8 (PTI): Hyundai Motor India on Tuesday said it will launch at least six new models in the next three years as it looks to enhance its position in the domestic car market. The company, which
  • Centre may agree on JPC to break stalemate
    NEW Delhi, February 8 (Agencies): Indicating that the deadlock in parliament over the opposition’s demand for a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum scam could finally end, the g
  • ‘Guns, stones give nothing to Kashmir’
    JAMMU, February 8 (Agencies): Guns and stones have given nothing to the people of Kashmir Valley “except death and destruction”, says senior political leader and Agriculture Minister Ghulaam Hassan
  • Security guard bends down to clean Mayawati’s shoes, opposition slams CM
    AURAIYA, February 8 (PTI): A personal security officer of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati touched a new low when he bent down to wipe her dusty shoes with his handkerchief during her visit to the district
  • German, Swiss govts promise help on black money; assert secrecy
    NEW Delhi, February 6 (PTI): Germany and Switzerland have promised full support to India in unearthing black money stashed in their countries, but have asserted that their secrecy clause - barring Indian govern
  • “Public Relations sector is fast emerging as one of the most powerful sectors”
    Guwahati, February 5 (MExN): Madhuchanda Adhikari Choudhury, chairperson of Public Relations Society of India Guwahati Chapter presented a report of the PRSI National Conference that was held in Kolkata from De
  • Maruti’s luxurious sporty sedan Kizashi
    Maruti Suzuki India Chief Executive Officer Shinzo Nakanishi, right, and managing executive officer of sales and marketing Mayank Pareek pose next to a Maruti Suzuki Kizashi at its India launch in New Delhi, Fe
  • Rs 2 L cost imposed on Merc India
    New Delhi, February 6 (Agencies): Premier luxury car manufacturer Mercedes Benz and one of its Chennai-based dealers have been ordered by the national consumer commission to pay Rs 2 lakh as damages to a custom
  • Legal order must constantly adapt itself to change: PM
    Hyderabad, February 6 (Agencies): Developing countries needed a legal system that was conducive to rapid economic development and one that had a bulit-in mechanism to promote equitable distribution of gains fro