March 2, 2010 11:35 am

Navy is setting up a Nuclear,Biological and Chemical defence training facility to develop the skills of its personnel in fighting such deadly attacks during conventional war or by terror groups.

March 2, 2010 11:26 am

The dawn-to-dusk strike called by pro-Left transport sector unions in protest against the hike in fuel prices paralysed normal life in Kerala.

March 2, 2010 10:09 am

Centre for Wildlife Studies is looking at identifying the individual tigers based on their unique coat pattern and DNA fingerprinting from scats (faeces).

March 1, 2010 10:45 pm

The Shimla police claimed to have solved the murder of IIT-Delhi student Pragati Tibberwal,whose body was found in a hotel room on Saturday,with the arrest of her “boyfriend” Gaurav Verma (22),an IIT-Roorkee student.

March 1, 2010 3:40 pm

Holi,the festival of colours was celebrated with gusto and bonhomie in many parts of the country on Monday.

March 1, 2010 12:42 pm

India is willing to walk the ‘extra mile’ to open a new chapter in relations with Pakistan but it must act decisively against terrorism,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asserted on Monday.

March 1, 2010 11:49 am

Security personnel conducted flag marches in sensitive areas in Punjab and Haryana following Saturday's violence.

March 1, 2010 4:04 am

With the recent attack in Kabul against Indians prompting yet another security review,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked National Security Advisor (NSA) Shivshankar Menon to urgently visit Kabul....

February 28, 2010 4:41 pm

The Congress party is under pressure from its main allies to withdraw a hike in motor fuel prices,testing the government's commitment to a move that may add to inflation but is needed to cut the fiscal deficit.

February 28, 2010 12:48 pm

Over 86,000 posts at different levels in police forces are lying vacant in Maharashtra and Jammu and Kashmir.

February 27, 2010 10:37 pm

Resenting the filing of a murder case against the Dera Sacha Sauda head by the CBI,the sect supporters went on a rampage.

February 27, 2010 5:13 pm

Four leaders of moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference were taken into preventive custody when they tried to go to Chankipora-Sopore in Baramulla.

February 27, 2010 4:49 pm

In his first comment on the recent talks with Pakistan,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said there was "no alternative" to dialogue to resolve issues which divide India and Pakistan.

February 27, 2010 4:24 pm

Amid his keenness to impart "strategic character" to India-Saudi Arabia ties,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday embarked on a visit to Riyadh.

February 27, 2010 3:23 pm

UPA allys DMK and Trinamool Congress have demanded an immediate rollback of the fuel prices hike triggered by the union budget.

February 27, 2010 3:02 pm

Bajrang Dal said Qatar giving nationality to painter M F Husain was a "win" for Hindutva forces and those who "insult" Hindu religion have no place in the country.

February 27, 2010 3:01 pm

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the death of medical personnel in the Kabul blast defined the risks Indian medical teams have to face while serving in Afghanistan.

February 27, 2010 2:53 pm

Four more persons,hailing from Karnataka and Maharashtra,were aware of the plans to trigger bomb blast in Margao last year,the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has told.

February 27, 2010 2:43 pm

The death toll in the February 13 German Bakery blast rose to 17 with a 23-year-old woman succumbing to injuries.

February 27, 2010 2:40 pm

In the wake of the terror attack in Kabul,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday requested Afghan President Hamid Karzai to ensure full protection for Indians in Afghanistan.

February 27, 2010 9:58 am

Police have sought permission from a special court to dispose of around 24 kgs of RDX recovered from the 26/11 target terror target spots.

February 27, 2010 9:22 am

India sent a special aircraft to Afghanistan to bring the back the bodies of its nationals,including army officials,who were killed in suicide attacks in Kabul.

February 26, 2010 4:50 pm

A mysterious parcel with pieces of detonator was received by the office of BSF DG,setting alarm bells ringing in the security machinery.

February 26, 2010 4:38 pm

Claiming that the foreign secretary level talks between India and Pakistan produced nothing,BJP said the outcome has substantiated the party's stand that 'terror and talks just cannot go together.'

February 26, 2010 3:07 pm

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar said the passage of Women's Reservation Bill in Parliament depended upon consensus

February 26, 2010 2:39 pm

CID lodged an FIR against the service provider after it was found that a SIM card that it issued in the name of one Mohammad Rashid,who died in 2007,was being used by deputy commander of LeT.

February 26, 2010 2:31 pm

Pakistani gunman Ajmal Kasab has complained to the special court that jail authorities are giving him food laced with drugs as a result of which he feels ‘giddy.’ The lone surviving 26/11 terrorist,however,was reprimanded by Judge M L Tahaliyani who asked him not to make such baseless allegations repeatedly. Kasab had made this grievance a […]

February 26, 2010 2:03 pm

Supreme Court slammed Andhra Pradesh govt for deploying elite anti-Naxalite police force in Osmania University.

February 26, 2010 1:44 pm

A hardcore ULFA activist was gunned down and another arrested during an encounter between security forces and ultras in Meghalaya.

February 26, 2010 1:03 pm

In a relief to individual tax payers,the govt changed the slabs cutting the rate to 10 per cent for income up to Rs five lakh.

February 26, 2010 12:48 pm

The proposed changes in duties related to petroleum products in the Budget stirred a hornet's nest on Friday with the entire Opposition staging a walkout from LS.

February 26, 2010 10:40 am

The Delhi High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar and six others in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases.

February 26, 2010 8:42 am

JD-U MLA from Jamui Abhay Singh,son of a senior cabinet minister in Nitish Kumar government,killed himself after shooting down his wife and two-month-old daughter.

February 25, 2010 8:51 pm

As the Union Cabinet cleared the Women's Reservation Bill,the Congress appealed to all parties to adopt a constructive approach towards its passage.

February 25, 2010 8:25 pm

Government cleared the Women's Reservation Bill,which seeks to provide 33 per cent reservation to women in Lok Sabha and state assemblies.

February 25, 2010 7:25 pm

Nearly 35 persons,including senior party leaders and policemen,were injured as BJP cadres clashed with security personnel after being prevented from marching to the state assembly.