India

  • Lt Gen Rath found guilty in Sukna land scam
    New Delhi, January 21 (CNN-IBN): For the first time in the history of Indian Army a serving Lieutenant General has been found guilt in a scam. In an unprecedented court-martial of a high-ranking serving officer
  • ‘PM misleading country on issue of black money’
    SHIMLA, January 21 (TNN): BJP national vice-president Shanta Kumar on Friday accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Cabinet colleagues of misleading the country on the issue of black money stashed in sec
  • No plan to raise Diesel prices’
    NEW Delhi, January 20 (AGENCIES): India’s federal government currently has no plan to raise diesel prices, the country’s new oil minister S. Jaipal Reddy said Thursday, adding that gasoline prices w
  • HCL Infosystems bags multi crore order
    NEW DELHI, JANUARY 20 (PTI): IT hardware firm, HCL Infosystems, said on Thursday it has received a multi crore rupee deal from Assam Electronics Development Corporation Ltd (AMTRON) to provide 7,200 units of it
  • ‘NE Business Summit’ in Mumbai
    Kolkata, January 20 (Agencies): The Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC), along with the Ministry of DoNER, Government of India is organizing its annual flagship ‘North-East Business Summit’ in Mumbai b
  • India Food Inflation Eases
    NEW Delhi, January 20 (WSJ): India's food inflation slowed in the week to Jan. 8 as vegetable prices cooled, but the central bank is likely to raise its key interest rates at next week's policy meeting as price
  • PM launches MNP service
    NEW DELHI, January 20 (Agencies): Finally! Looks like the Indian Government and the people have played enough of the waiting game. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is supposed to roll out number portability for mo
  • ‘Pak. should be sensitive to India’s concerns’
    Melbourne, January 20 (PTI): Dubbing Pakistan as the “epicentre of terrorism,” India on Thursday slammed it for its inaction against the Mumbai attacks perpetrators, saying it has not been able to p
  • Sabarimala stampede report says warnings ignored
    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, January 20 (agencies): The Kerala police, Travancore Devaswom Board (which manages the Sabarimala temple) and the state forest department today filed their reports on the January 14 stampede
  • Husband physically unable to rape: BSP MLA’s wife
    Lucknow, January  20 (PTI): Claiming that BSP MLA Purshottam Naresh Dwiwedi was “physically unable” to commit rape, his wife Asha Thursday demanded DNA and medical test to prove his involvement
  • Telangana agitation: Osmania students boycott exams
    HYDERABAD, January 20 (TNN): The Telangana agitation has once again intensified as hundreds of Osmania University and its constituent colleges boycotted their Masters level semester examinations in support of a
  • Ponder with eastern MLAs – NSF to ENPO
    Dimapur, January 19 (MExN): The Naga Students’ Federation has urged the Government of Nagaland to give “special attention” to the economically and educationally “rearward” areas bu
  • Petrol prices set to boost diesel car sales
    NEW Delhi, January 19 (TNN): Environment minister Jairam Ramesh may not like this, but the growing gap between the pricing of petrol and diesel is likely to give a boost to diesel-powered vehicles as more and m
  • Apple posts record profit
    New York, January 19 (PTI): Apple Inc. has reported a whopping 78 per cent jump in net income at USD 6 billion for the October-December period of 2010, buoyed by record sales of iPhone, iPad and Macintosh compu
  • India likely to sign defence contracts worth Rs 46,000 cr
    New Delhi, January 19 (Agencies): "In the 11th Plan, the value of offsets contracts is likely to be more than Rs 10,000 crore... In addition, (offsets worth) Rs 4,818 crore are at the contract negotiation
  • BJP should reconsider its Ekta Yatra programme: Interlocutors
    JAMMU, January 19 (TNN): In the backdrop of the Bhartiya Janata Party’s ‘Ekta Rally’ followed by a flag hosting at Lal Chowk on Republic Day, a team of interlocutors on Wednesday said that we
  • India’s 20th nuclear reactor connected to power grid
    Mumbai, January 19 (PTI): The fourth unit of 220 MW Kaiga Generating Station (KGS-4) located in Uttar Kanada district of Karnataka was connected to the southern power grid in the early hours today, after the At
  • Black money info can’t be made public: PM
    Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, right, Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, center and Indian Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, left, look on during the swearing in ceremony of newly appointed minister
  • PC firmly asks Buddhadeb to end political violence
    New Delhi, January 19 (PTI) In a blunt message to West Bengalgovernment to stop unabated political violence,Home Minister PChidambaram today told Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjeethat armed cadres of parti
  • Man wakes up from among dead
    COIMBATORE, January 19 (TNN): He lay beneath a pile of dead bodies for about 40 minutes and was counted among the dead in the Sabarimala tragedy. But when locals splashed water, R Dinesh Kumar (27) suddenly wok