January 7, 2009 1:40 am

The strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress received extensive support from other transport unions in the Capital on its second day.

January 7, 2009 1:39 am

Following the discovery of irregularities in licences issued to departmental stores by the Delhi government...

January 7, 2009 1:39 am

Former Auraiya district BSP president Yogendra Dohrey alias Bhatia,wanted for the murder of PWD executive engineer M K Gupta,surrendered in the court of Auraiya Chief Judicial Magistrate on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 1:38 am

With the Delhi Laws Special Provisional Act expiring on December 31 last year,MCD Leader of the House Subhash Arya,along with MCD Standing Committee members,visited Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy...

January 7, 2009 1:36 am

Tihar Jail inmates will be now in queue after Brett Lee and Shoaib Akhtar to bowl to the likes of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir.

January 7, 2009 1:35 am

After approving plans for revamping the Jama Masjid area,the MCD is now all set to take the project forward and extend it to Ferozeshah Kotla and Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg.

January 7, 2009 1:34 am

Most private schools in the city have welcomed the provision for fixing the minimum weekly working hours for teachers at 45 hours,plus preparation hours,in the Right to Education Bill.

January 7, 2009 1:31 am

Fog returned to the city on Tuesday after a day’s break,causing several flight delays at the airport.

January 7, 2009 1:26 am

Rocky terrain,infertile soil and negligible ground water — nothing could be worse on the menu for a gardener.

January 7, 2009 1:26 am

Amid the growing demand of extending the deadline for switch over of two-stroke autos to CNG...

January 7, 2009 1:25 am

The district top cop has sent non-performing police officials in Ghaziabad into a tizzy by suspending all officials of a police chowki in the city.

January 7, 2009 1:24 am

Traffic came to a standstill around the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday evening after Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee staged a protest against the assault of a taxi driver by a traffic policeman.

January 7, 2009 1:23 am

Even as the Economic Offences Wing of Delhi Police is investigating the alleged DDA housing scam,the agency would also set up an internal inquiry,sources today said.

January 7, 2009 1:22 am

There's bad news in store for Bayana’s Hari Singh and the two other ‘successful’ candidates,who were unaware even of having been allotted a house...

January 7, 2009 1:21 am

A woman was arrested by the Howrah police on Tuesday for allegedly strangling her husband to death.

January 7, 2009 1:20 am

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee condemned the Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday.

January 7, 2009 1:19 am

In order to decongest Canal East Road and West Canal Road,the Municipal Affairs and Urban Development Department has taken up a Rs 3.5-crore project to construct two bridges over the circular canal.

January 7, 2009 1:19 am

Hari Singh,a daily wage labourer in Bayana,a town 50 kilometres from Bharatpur,earns Rs 80 to Rs 100 on a good day by lifting sacks of wheat at the local mandi.

January 7, 2009 1:17 am

A 44-year-old man,who was arrested from Chowringhee Lane on Monday night for allegedly selling illicit liquor,died at Medical College and Hospital this morning after he fell ill in the lock-up of New Market police station.

January 7, 2009 1:16 am

Returning home after a shopping trip to the Great India Place mall in Noida’s Sector-39,an 18-year-old management student from South Delhi’s Lajpat Nagar was allegedly raped by 10 youths in Noida on Monday night.

January 7, 2009 1:15 am

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to file an affidavit till February 28 on the infrastructure available for setting up a Circuit Bench of the court at Jalpaiguri.

January 7, 2009 1:13 am

Lawyers have criticised the Chief Minister’s objections,reportedly to the inclusion of four lawyers in a recommendation list for appointment of judges,saying that the move amounts to intervention in the selection process.

January 7, 2009 1:10 am

A day after four Bangladeshi murder convicts were held in the city,the Special Task Force on Tuesday arrested two more Bangla nationals with fake Indian currency notes.

January 7, 2009 1:10 am

Upholding an order of the Ludhiana district forum,the UT State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed Perfetti India to pay Rs 2 lakh as compensation for denying the “grand prize”...

January 7, 2009 1:08 am

Burn victim Lopamudra Mitra's over 12 hour ordeal before she was finally provided a hospital bed is a pointer to the dismal state of medical infrastructure in the state-run hospitals of Kolkata.

January 7, 2009 1:07 am

CPM state secretary Biman Bose has demanded re-polling in 20 booths of the Nandigram Assembly constituency,alleging that the elections were not conducted in a free and fair manner.

January 7, 2009 1:07 am

With the Administration relaxing its ban,autorickshaws could be seen ferrying children on Tuesday as schools reopened after winter break...

January 7, 2009 1:06 am

Even after the death of 26 people due to consumption of spurious liquor,the police have not been able to charge the arrested with any case under the Excise Act due to non-functioning of the only state-run alcohol testing lab in the state.

January 7, 2009 1:06 am

Renowed Hindi film director Satish Kaushik,who played a vital role in the conceptualisation of the Filmcity project,has raised objection to the possible split of ties between Parsvnath and the Chandigarh Administration.

January 7, 2009 1:04 am

In what can be termed as a big embarrassment for the Chandigarh Administration,the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has decided to probe the “shady land deals” pertaining to the allotment of several mega projects in the city.

January 7, 2009 12:59 am

Visitors to the busy Phase-V market in Mohali witnessed a strange sight on Tuesday. A woman was mercilessly beating her drunken husband while the crowd cheered and clapped.

January 7, 2009 12:58 am

A seminar on the topic: ‘Indo-Pak conflict: Can the issue be resolved?’ was held at Rotary Club in Sector 18 today.

January 7, 2009 12:58 am

With one more death reported late on Monday night,the death count by consuming spurious liquor has touched 26 in Kolkata.

January 7, 2009 12:57 am

According to the Chinese Zodiac,2008 was the Year of the Rat but a different species ruled the lives of the Chandigarh residents last year.

January 7, 2009 12:53 am

The 7th Pune International Film Festival will have a first public preview show of the film Gandha,which will compete with six other films for the prestigious Sant Tukaram Puraskar.

January 7, 2009 12:51 am

It's New Year and what other than this could be the right time to start planning! It thus goes without saying that it is also the time of the year when calendar and diary designers are busy like never before.