February 19, 2009 12:30 pm

One person was injured when unidentified men tossed a hand grenade towards a paramilitary forces bunker in Srinagar.

February 19, 2009 12:30 pm

An angry Somnath Chatterjee lashed out on members of several parties who stormed the Well of Lok Sabha and disrupted Question Hour.

February 19, 2009 12:16 pm

A court has held JMM chief and former CM Shibu Soren,his son Durga and former deputy CM guilty in a case of poll violence,but freed them after a reprimand.

February 19, 2009 12:15 pm

Maharashtra Cabinet will be expanded on Thursday with former Revenue Minister Narayan Rane likely to be inducted into the cabinet.

February 19, 2009 11:53 am

After warming up with road shows and yatras,political leaders and film stars are hitting the campaign trail already.

February 19, 2009 11:51 am

When it comes to networking online,India is among the nations with least exposure to social networking sites in the Asia-Pacific region.

February 19, 2009 11:46 am

Foiling an attempt of supply of SIM cards to the militant outfits,state police have arrested a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant from Batote.

February 19, 2009 11:30 am

The Director of SKIMS hospital,Dr Abdul Hamid Zargar has designated Joint Director of the hospital as Vigilance Officer and asked the practicing doctors to abide by law.

February 19, 2009 11:10 am

Once the hub of the cultural activities in the valley,Tagore Hall now lies in shambles – a memorial to the apathy of the state towards art and culture.

February 19, 2009 10:43 am

The Delhi Government will soon open unaided schools with facilities comparable to private schools to cater to the demand for good schools for middle and upper middle class families.

February 19, 2009 10:40 am

Soiled bandages,polythene bags,dust,medicine cartons and cigarette packets decorate the floor. A beggar has set shop in the corridor outside the small dingy room which is the hospital's emergency ward.

February 19, 2009 10:30 am

The Deputy Director of Administration of the AIIMS will have to wait a little longer to be conferred the PhD he is pursuing.

February 19, 2009 10:13 am

After record pilgrimage in January this year,Vaishno Devi pilgrimage has decreased during the month of February,so far.

February 19, 2009 10:10 am

Central security forces will soon be moved again to Jammu and Kashmir for poll security during the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

February 19, 2009 10:06 am

Faced with the problem of cash crunch,NC will take the views of its ally Congress in the state on whether to present a full budget or to go for vote on account in the state

February 19, 2009 10:01 am

New Delhi and Mumbai are part of a 371 city initiative which will see cities switching off their lights completely for an hour at 8.30 pm IST.

February 19, 2009 9:45 am

Squatters have eaten into several acres of prime land in the heart of the Capital,the Supreme Court was told on Wednesday.

February 18, 2009 9:22 pm

Abhinav Bharat had identified many more similar targets including the Urs festival in Panipat,if the witness statements in the Malegaon blast case are to be believed.

February 18, 2009 9:02 pm

Pawar met Uddhav Thackeray in New Delhi,setting off speculation that the two parties may join hands before the elections.

February 18, 2009 8:46 pm

Citing Islamabad's admission that ‘a part of the Mumbai conspiracy’ was planned in Pakistan as a success of Indian diplomacy,External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee ruled out military ‘retaliation’ against India's western neighbour -- especially given the ‘complex situation’ in that country.

February 18, 2009 6:59 pm

A children's talent hunt contest in New Delhi turned into a ruckus with one of the bouncers employed by the NGO organisers allegedly hitting a parent with a revolver.

February 18, 2009 6:36 pm

Actor Sanjay Dutt,SP nominee for Lucknow LS seat,wanted to quit cinema for politics but was persuaded not to do so,SP leader Amar Singh said in Lucknow.

February 18, 2009 6:16 pm

In an 1,800-page chargesheet filed before the MCOCA Court,the Mumbai police has charged 21 alleged terrorists of the Indian Mujahideen group of being involved in the planning and execution of bomb blasts across the country,of forming an organised crime syndicate for terror-related activities,and of hacking into WiFi accounts to send emails claiming responsibility for the Ahmedabad and Delhi blasts and for Surat's unexploded bombs.

February 18, 2009 6:13 pm

Government sought to disapprove of Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami's recommendation for removal of Election Commissioner Navin Chawla.

February 18, 2009 6:04 pm

A top US naval officer called for joint efforts of both India and America to defeat the 'common enemy'.

February 18, 2009 5:42 pm

Mayawati said that the proposed bill removing reservation in teaching posts for SC/STs in IITs will spoil quota benefits of such communities.

February 18, 2009 5:35 pm

J&K Govt employees decided to defer their strike by a day after the State government agreed to their demand to give them the pay hike in accordance with the sixth pay commission.

February 18, 2009 5:30 pm

Modi Government has transferred 47 IPS officers,including Police Commissioner of Surat and Rajkot,ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

February 18, 2009 5:22 pm

The Patna HC granted bail to RJD MP from Madhepura who was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of CPI-M MLA Ajit Sarkar over a decade ago.

February 18, 2009 5:08 pm

A Mangalore magistrate's court ordered the filing of an FIR against Union Minister for Women and Child Welfare Renuka Chowdhury in a case registered by the Mangalore mayor,BJP's Ganesh Hosabettu,against her.

February 18, 2009 4:38 pm

Charging the ruling NDA in Bihar with being "biased" against Opposition activists,the RJD alleged that around 100 partymen had lost their lives in incidents of violence during the past two years in the state.

February 18, 2009 4:17 pm

The BJP's crucial ally Janata Dal (United) has decided not to project L K Advani as prime ministerial candidate. The decision is in keeping with the view that Advani will not find favour with a majority of the Muslim population in Bihar despite all the benefits extended to the minority community by the state Government.

February 18, 2009 4:05 pm

The Centre said it is ‘alive’ to the possibility of biological and chemical attacks by terrorists and has taken steps to effectively respond to any such situation.

February 18, 2009 3:21 pm

Fiza and her husband Chand Mohammed,whom she accused of many crimes including rape,have been asked to appear before police.

February 18, 2009 3:16 pm

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta warned that cargo containers could be used to transport nuclear weapons.

February 18, 2009 3:03 pm

Amar Singh said they never gave a clean chit to Kalyan Singh on the Babri demolition issue and blamed the Congress for being 'equally responsible' for it.