January 16, 2010 10:14 am

The condition of CPI-M patriarch Jyoti Basu turned extremely critical on Saturday,with all his vital organs affected and "there is little hope of any good result".

January 16, 2010 9:47 am

At least 3 persons were killed and 14 others injured when Kalindi Express train rammed into Kanpur-bound Shram Shakti Express near Tundla.

January 15, 2010 8:57 pm

The condition of CPI-M patriarch Jyoti Basu turned "very,very critical" tonight with multi-organ failure and he was totally dependent on support systems,an attending doctor said.

January 15, 2010 8:03 pm

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced a five million-US dollar assistance to quake-ravaged Haiti towards relief measures.

January 15, 2010 8:01 pm

Two persons were killed and eleven others injured,some of them seriously,in a grenade blast by NDFB ultras in Lower Assam's Udalguri district.

January 15, 2010 7:55 pm

Four NGOs on Friday approached the Supreme Court opposing any move to legalize prostitution in the country.

January 15, 2010 7:48 pm

The Bombay High Court said that the Election Commission should reconsider the rule which allows use of ration card as identity proof for voters.

January 15, 2010 7:40 pm

On the occasion of her birthday,UP Chief Minister Mayawati has recommended release of 25 old and sick convicts undergoing imprisonment in various jails of the state.

January 15, 2010 7:20 pm

Government has been providing daily allowance to the CJI and SC judges spouses when they go abroad said SC Secretary General M P Bhadran.

January 15, 2010 7:08 pm

The Supreme Court asked the government to take firm steps to curb “sex tourism” in the country and register cases of rape against those pushing children into prostitution.

January 15, 2010 6:33 pm

Amidst inflation reaching worrying levels,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that the country is committed to ensuring price stability.

January 15, 2010 6:27 pm

Residents of Gurgaon can hope to enjoy the comforts of Metro services soon as the Delhi Metro announced that it will start trial runs in this satellite township this month-end.

January 15, 2010 4:48 pm

A case has been filed against TRS Chief K Chandrasekhar Rao’s daughter for threatening to disrupt screening of Telugu movie ‘Adhurs’,police said.

January 15, 2010 4:46 pm

Separatist leader and president of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah was taken into preventive custody on Friday when he was on way to North Kashmir's Bandipora district to address a public meeting.

January 15, 2010 3:36 pm

With BJP accusing the Centre of not taking up strongly the racial attacks on Indian students in Australia,the Government said it was doing its ‘utmost’.

January 15, 2010 3:08 pm

A policeman was among two persons killed and six others were injured when militants attacked Sopore police station in Baramulla district with grenades and gunfire twice within an hour.

January 15, 2010 3:01 pm

Apprehending Fidayeen attacks in near future in J-K,the Army on Friday said Pakistan will try to sabotage peace and normalcy in the state.

January 15, 2010 2:12 pm

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati launched various welfare schemes to the tune of over Rs 7,312 crores on the occasion of her 54th birthday.

January 15, 2010 1:46 pm

Two armymen,including an officer,were killed allegedly in an incident of fire in Udhampur district of J-K.

January 15, 2010 11:32 am

It was virtual dusk a little past noon and the sky produced a ring of fire as the moon came in between the sun and earth to mark the millennium's longest solar eclipse.

January 15, 2010 11:24 am

A Pakistani national was arrested by BSF troops after he allegedly entered into the Indian territory in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district in Jammu.

January 15, 2010 9:56 am

Giving parenting a high-tech shove,a new social networking site provides a virtual platform for mothers to interact with each other,make friends and get their questions answered.

January 15, 2010 9:43 am

UK wants to 'push forward' its relationship with India in the education sector and British universities are increasingly interested in coming to the country to collaborate like "never before": Sibal.

January 15, 2010 8:36 am

Lashkar-e-Taiba had started planning for the Mumbai terrorist attacks at least three years before its strikes in November 2008.

January 15, 2010 8:25 am

Rana and Headley were indicted on charges of plotting attack on a Danish newspaper and helping plan 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

January 15, 2010 1:22 am

The ATC system at IGI airport crashed during peak hour disrupting flight operations for around two hours and creating chaos.

January 14, 2010 8:37 pm

The SC declined to lift its interim ban on mining and transportation of iron ore by Obulapuram Mining Company,owned by Karnataka's Reddy brothers.

January 14, 2010 8:28 pm

An FIR was filed against Jagdish Tytler in connection with a controversial list mentioning castes against the names of party's Bihar unit's office bearers including Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar.

January 14, 2010 8:02 pm

With UP Chief Minister Mayawati and her Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar blaming the Centre for the price rise,Congress hit back saying it was also the responsibility of the states.

January 14, 2010 7:35 pm

Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik unofficially met Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama briefly at the State Guest House.

January 14, 2010 7:31 pm

India has demanded stopping 'forthwith' the 'patronage of powerful forces and institutions' within Pakistan to the groups involved in anti-India acts,saying it faces 'hostile forces' from across the border.

January 14, 2010 7:26 pm

SC asked the govt to change its attitude towards education and cautioned that China would become the world’s largest English-speaking nation in the world.

January 14, 2010 7:24 pm

Teachers of Central universities are livid with the University Grants Commission over a proposed regulation on their service conditions.

January 14, 2010 7:11 pm

The Delhi High Court dismissed a PIL seeking direction to the Centre to come out with a proper list of Prisoners Of War(POW) languishing in Pakistan jails since 1965.

January 14, 2010 6:30 pm

The SC should restrain from filing an appeal against the Delhi High Court judgement that the office of the Chief Justice of India came within the ambit of RTI Act,Rama Jois said.

January 14, 2010 5:02 pm

Ten labourers were feared killed and over 20 others suffered critical injuries when a truck in which they were travelling fell into a gorge.