January 8, 2009 2:35 am

Amidst allegations of the police and the administration harassing the nursing students holding a sit-in at Gagan Chowk here...

January 8, 2009 2:35 am

The Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi is awaiting the results of verification of a list of survivors from the Andaman sea mishap,sent to Dhaka by the Indian Government.

January 8, 2009 2:34 am

Forty-seven-year-old Kamikar Singh Dhillon has been arrested in Canada for the murder of his daughter-in-law,Amandeep Kaur Dhillon.

January 8, 2009 2:33 am

A recent bid on the life of Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee by Maoists in Salboni notwithstanding,West Bengal doesn’t figure in grade two on the list of Maoist-affected states in the country — something that has not gone down well with the state Government.

January 8, 2009 2:33 am

Patiala MP and wife of former chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh today challenged any Akali stalwart to contest against her from Patiala.

January 8, 2009 2:31 am

The Vigilance Bureau today submitted a challan against Jail Superintendent SP Singh and others in a case registered in November 2005 for misappropriation of funds,which were meant for purchasing ration for prisoners.

January 8, 2009 2:31 am

Heavy fog disrupted trains and flights in Kolkata,throwing long-distance train and flight schedules for a six on Wednesday.

January 8, 2009 2:30 am

Professor of Criminal Justice at Harvard Kennedy School,Massachusetts,Christopher E Stone,who has undertaken extensive research work on practices in justice reform systems across several countries,including India...

January 8, 2009 2:27 am

She’s hardly a few days old,but Anushka Sharma sure knows her way around B Town. After bagging a plump role in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi,the girl has started the New Year shooting right to the top.

January 8, 2009 2:26 am

He is in the city for the treatment of his friend and while for now he is depending on the medicines to help treat his friend,Hungarian musician Jeszenski Istvan strongly believes in healing power of music.

January 8, 2009 2:25 am

“The hotel was dingy’’. “These were rooms with a view,and the holiday was simply superbly organized,as promised.’’ “We were so disappointed with the amenities at the guest house.’’...A few of the many comments posted at TripAdvisor...

January 8, 2009 2:24 am

When students ask the faculty of the National School of Drama about the prospects of theatre in India,the answers almost always revolve around words like ‘sacrifice’ and ‘passion’.

January 8, 2009 2:23 am

Four motorcycle-borne miscreants allegedly fired shots in the air in a failed robbery bid in Keshavpuram area of North-West Delhi.

January 8, 2009 2:23 am

With the government falling short by almost Rs 6,000 crore in funds for the 2010 Commonwealth Games projects...

January 8, 2009 2:23 am

Training and Placement Cell of Guru Nanak Institute of Management and Technology,Gujarkhan campus,organised a seminar for BCA,MCA and MBA students here on Wednesday.

January 8, 2009 2:22 am

Seven students from Delhi University’s Chemistry department say they were thrown out of their course “arbitrarily” to accommodate reserved candidates as per the OBC quota.

January 8, 2009 2:22 am

Visitors to the busy Phase-V market in Mohali witnessed a strange sight on Tuesday.

January 8, 2009 2:22 am

Days after the Delhi Police commissioner Y S Dadwal pointed out that most murders occur over petty reasons,a man hammered a tea-vendor to death in Jahangir Puri in North-West Delhi for mere Rs 312.

January 8, 2009 2:21 am

South and parts of Southwest Delhi are expected to have taps running dry over the next two months...

January 8, 2009 2:21 am

A city court has sent one of the accused in the Delhi blasts case Mohammed Saif to judicial custody till January 21.

January 8, 2009 2:20 am

Guess they weren’t very pleased with the page one slot. When page three residents are accommodated on page one,there’s always a slight discomfort.

January 8, 2009 2:20 am

In its third day,the All India Motor Transport Corporation strike turned dramatic with the transporters surrendering over 1,500 permits and nearly 3,000 vehicles at a dharna at the Sanjay Gandhi Transport Nagar on Wednesday.

January 8, 2009 2:20 am

After the death of a 55-year-old woman following treatment and an operation at a private nursing home in Mangolpuri area in West Delhi,angry relatives stormed the premises...

January 8, 2009 2:19 am

The Brick Kiln Owners Association today urged the deputy commissioner to increase the rates of bricks from existing Rs 2,050 per 1000 to at least Rs 2400 per 1000 for the village panchayats.

January 8, 2009 2:19 am

Matheran Light Railway employed 0-6-0T engines manufactured by Orenstein and Koppel...

January 8, 2009 2:18 am

A highly specialised and challenging procedure,Laparoscopic Radical Nephro-adrenalectomy i.e. laparoscopic removal of the kidney and adrenal gland,was recently performed at DMCH for removal of the kidney and adrenal gland.

January 8, 2009 2:18 am

Nehru Museum and Planetarium is situated on Teen Murti Marg in New Delhi. The Teen Murti House was once the official residence of the Commander-in-Chief of the British forces...

January 8, 2009 2:17 am

Leading advertisement companies of Ludhiana today met chief parliamentary secretary Harish Rai Dhand and submitted him a memorandum pointing to loopholes of other companies.

January 8, 2009 2:16 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...

January 8, 2009 2:15 am

DLF Pramerica Life Insurance Co Ltd (DPLI),a joint venture between DLF Ltd,a real estate development company,and Prudential International Insurance Holdings...

January 8, 2009 2:14 am

It was a scene right out of a Bollywood flick. Traffic on the Mohali-Kharar stretch of the busy National Highway-21 came to a halt on Wednesday afternoon and panic-stricken...

January 8, 2009 2:14 am

A local court on Wednesday sentenced five persons to life imprisonment for kidnapping a well-known doctor in 2006.

January 8, 2009 2:13 am

The cold wave sweeping the northern plains at present will continue for the next 48 hours. This was stated by Dr GS Bains...

January 8, 2009 2:13 am

Despite the good spell of monsoon,Bundelkhand has gone dry. The water is just not enough to sustain the area through the winter.

January 8, 2009 2:12 am

The Sultanpur police have registered a case against local Bahujan Samaj Party MP Mohammad Tahir Khan for allegedly encroaching upon the land of a villager in Bencu Gaav ka Purva.

January 8, 2009 2:11 am

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has accused the Income Tax department of failing to serve her prior notice before re-assessing her income for the financial year 2001-2002.