February 2, 2009 11:25 pm

An accused,identified as Chanduram of Simsa village,wanted in case of abduction tried to commit suicide on Saturday.

February 2, 2009 11:24 pm

With a view to boost the party’s prospects in the election year,the state BJP leadership is trying hard to win back the alienated party workers and making all out efforts to assuage their hurt feelings.

February 2, 2009 11:22 pm

After the Punjab and Haryana High Court ordered the NHAI to demolish illegal structures along the National Highway...

February 2, 2009 11:21 pm

Haryana Governor Dr A R Kidwai,Finance Minister Birender Singh,Power Minister Randeep Singh Surjewala,senior leader Shamsher Singh Surjewala and Vidhan Sabha Speaker...

February 2, 2009 11:17 pm

Following the inclusion of the Kalka-Shimla railway track in UNESCO’s World Heritage list last year,the Ministry of Railways has sent the 80-year-old Kangra Valley rail track between Pathankot and Jogindernagar as a contender for inclusion in the list for 2009.

February 2, 2009 10:59 pm

The Amritsar (Rural) police today arrested two Nigerians,identified as Belleth and Emiko Ugo,who lived in a rented accommodation in Mohali,and recovered 5-kg heroin from them.

February 2, 2009 10:47 pm

Twentyone-year-old Sachin Munot,a resident of Sambhajinagar in Pimpri-Chinchwad,is at peace with himself.

February 2, 2009 10:44 pm

Ahead of the elections,a section of the city unit of the Bahujan Samaj Party has gone up in arms against the state leadership of the party even before a candidate has been selected for the Pune seat.

February 2, 2009 10:42 pm

After making a record octroi collection in 2006-07 and beating it in 2007-08,the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation is staring at huge dip in collection in the current fiscal.

February 2, 2009 10:36 pm

Revenue Minister Patangrao Kadam has appointed a committee to review the ready reckoner on duty rates,which “does not reflect the actual rates.”

February 2, 2009 10:33 pm

At a convention of the Maharashtra State Cooperative Department Auditors’ Association...

February 2, 2009 4:13 am

The Indian Coast Guard apprehended four more Pakistani fishing boats with 26 crew members on board,from Indian waters about 30 nautical miles west of Jakhau in Bhuj on Sunday.

February 2, 2009 4:04 am

Mink and Ada,who until recently got along like a house on fire on the reality dance show Dancing Queen,are bitter enemies now,it seems.

February 2, 2009 4:03 am

I’ll be playing the role essayed by Sanjeev Kumar in the original movie. It’s a very exciting role and while it’s quite faithful to the original,it has been adapted to suit changing times,of course.

February 2, 2009 4:00 am

October Road follows the trials and tribulations in the life of Nick Garrett when he returns home after a decade.

February 2, 2009 3:57 am

With the Commonwealth Games approaching,the Delhi Police plans to double the strength of its dog squad.

February 2, 2009 3:56 am

Even as regular plastic bags have been banned in the Capital,the Delhi government is all set to introduce a new kind of plastic bag: woven bags using old plastic.

February 2, 2009 3:55 am

There are approximately 2 lakh patients suffering from renal failure in Delhi who require dialysis every month,according to official figures.

February 2, 2009 3:54 am

A Gruesome case of sexual exploitation of two minor sisters by their father and three uncles has come to light in the Lodhi Colony area of South Delhi.

February 2, 2009 3:53 am

For the 40 minutes her Spicejet flight hovered in the air,due to a security alert sounded after the emergency landing of a Delhi-bound Indigo flight,that Nilu Khanna was on her nerve’s edge.

February 2, 2009 3:50 am

Four more persons died after consuming spurious liquor in Azamgarh on Sunday,raising the toll to 10 in the last two days.

February 2, 2009 3:49 am

Who is the next don the BSP is trying to win over? Reports in the BSP circles suggest that Brijesh Singh may be fielded from Chandauli in eastern UP. His nephew Sushil Singh is already a BSP MLA.

February 2, 2009 3:48 am

A garment store owner and his wife were seriously injured by robbers in their Shivaji Nagar residence in the wee hours of Sunday morning.

February 2, 2009 3:47 am

Labourers from Rajasthan working at the Ambedkar Memorial struck work and blocked traffic at Samta Mulak Crossing on Sunday and pelted stones on commuters after reports of damage to a statue of Bhimrao Ambedkar in Bharatpur district in Rajasthan.

February 2, 2009 3:46 am

At the start of the year itself,three Wild Polio Virus (WPV) Type 1 cases — the most virulent type of polio virus — in the country have been reported from Uttar Pradesh.

February 2, 2009 3:45 am

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and BSP chief Mayawati has asked all the functionaries of Brahmin Samjaj Bhaichara Committees to hold meetings at various levels before the announcement of the dates for the Lok Sabha polls.

February 2, 2009 3:44 am

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has finally inducted Samajwadi Party (SP) parliamentarian Afzal Ansari into its fold on Sunday at a rally in Sadat area of Ghazipur district.

February 2, 2009 3:43 am

These are some of the successful claimants among the slum-dwellers of Lucknow for the plots to be distributed by the Lucknow Development Authority (LDA)...

February 2, 2009 3:39 am

Fashion shows are back on Lucknow stage with a vengeance. On Sunday evening,one such ‘passion for fashion’ was demonstrated during ‘Tomorrow Makers-09’ — the annual graduating show of fashion and textile design students...

February 2, 2009 3:37 am

Even from a distance,the photograph has a disturbing effect — children at a picnic while fire blazes on the ground,licking the low-hanging branches of a tree.

February 2, 2009 3:36 am

Gospel music,that’s all about praising the Lord and swaying in joyful abandon,has been given a new spin lately.

February 2, 2009 3:34 am

Forward Abhay Kumar blasted a hat-trick of goals as Uttar Pradesh ‘Red’ defeated Orissa by 7-0 in their last four stage match to reach the final of the prestigious Balrampur Chini All India KD Singh ‘Babu’Sub-Junior Invitation Hockey Tournament...

February 2, 2009 3:33 am

It seems that steps being taken by the admirers of hockey giant KD Singh ‘Babu’ towards hockey revival have started making impact in his state of Uttar Pradesh.

February 2, 2009 3:29 am

The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) recently felt the blow of the ongoing economic meltdown as the transport undertaking received a much lower bid...

February 2, 2009 3:27 am

An elderly couple was robbed at gunpoint at their residence in Malad while they were alone at home with their servant on Saturday night.

February 2, 2009 3:27 am

Families of railway officials on duty,travelling in saloons or inspection coaches will now be allowed to return to the headquarters in the same inspection car...