December 10, 2011 3:23:23 am

A newspaper hawker was beaten up by state Revenue Minister Ajit Singh Kohar’s relative on Friday while he was distributing copies of a vernacular daily in the Jalandhar Central Cooperative Bank complex.

December 10, 2011 3:20:27 am

Sikh militants lodged in Nabha jail and some under trails would proceed on indefinite hunger strike beginning December 10 - observed as International Human Rights Day.

December 10, 2011 3:18:40 am

The Animal Welfare Board of India on Friday suspended the performing animal registration of The Jumbo Circus,which is currently on in Patiala.

December 10, 2011 2:48:19 am

BJP leader Uma Bharti will now resume it from Panchnada,the place where four tributaries flow into Yamuna on the Uttar Pradesh-Madhya Pradesh border.

December 10, 2011 2:47:00 am

The Animal Welfare Board of India on Friday suspended the performing animal registration of The Jumbo Circus,which is currently on in Patiala.

December 10, 2011 2:46:33 am

The “BJP Lao,Pradesh Bachao” campaign which was to be held in all 403 Assembly constituencies from December 1 to 15,has failed to take off as party leaders are busy in finalising the first list of candidates for the Assembly elections.

December 10, 2011 2:43:00 am

Election Commission has directed all five poll-bound states,including UP,to transfer those election-related officials who are posted in their home districts or have completed three years in their current postings.

December 10, 2011 2:41:07 am

The UpperCrust Food and Wine Show is back this weekend for its ninth edition,and promises to be as grand as ever.

December 10, 2011 2:36:16 am

White corn reminds Rushina Munshaw Ghidiyal of her grandparents.

December 10, 2011 2:34:34 am

The CBI will be taking Lucknow jail’s jailor Bheem Singh Mukund and head warder Babu Ram Dubey to the agency’s Central Forensic Science Lab in Delhi for a polygraph test on Saturday.

December 10, 2011 2:32:47 am

The Medical Council of India has turned down CSM Medical University’s suggestion of lowering qualifying marks for various subjects in MBBS course for reserved category students from 50 per cent to 40 per cent in internal examinations.

December 10, 2011 2:25:03 am

CBI investigation of the disappearance of Aadesh Bajpai in Kanpur four years ago has received a fresh turn with a Hyderabad lab confirming that the acid-washed bones,recovered from the IIT-K campus a few days after his disappearance,were his.

December 10, 2011 2:20:35 am

Parents of the 23 thalassemic children from Junagadh,who were tested HIV+ after blood transfusion this year,have moved the Gujarat High Court with a demand to hand over investigation of their criminal complaints to an independent agency or an officer senior than a Superintendent of Police.

December 10, 2011 2:20:10 am

Panchkula police,on Friday,arrested Hitesh Walia (22),a Pinjore resident,for allegedly raping a 20-year-old college student.

December 10, 2011 2:18:10 am

A local court in Jamnagar is likely to initiate proceedings for framing of charges against suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt in a 1990 case of alleged police atrocity in which one person had died.

December 10, 2011 2:18:01 am

Chandni (39),is frozen and motionless. Her tears have dried up.

December 10, 2011 2:15:54 am

Congress candidate Chander Mukhi Sharma has lodged a complaint with the State Election Commission alleging that the model code of conduct has been violated on the orders of chief engineer of Municipal Corporation.

December 10, 2011 2:14:34 am

Overspending,mostly on frills,during the Gujarat Golden Jubilee celebrations held in Ahmedabad in May last year has left a few senior IAS officers in a bind as vendors are now pressurising secretaries to clear their bills.

December 10, 2011 2:14:08 am

State Election Commission as well as various NGOs and societies are initiating measures to motivate residents to vote. From distributing pamphlets to issuing advertisements,a number of initiatives are being taken.

December 10, 2011 2:11:16 am

Environment clearance given to Nirma Industries cement plant at Muhuva in Bhavnagar district has been revoked,the Centre today informed the Supreme Court,which put the ball in the court of Green Tribunal to decide the fate of the unit.