November 11, 2009 3:08 pm

With cyclonic storm 'Phyan' approaching coastlines,the Centre has alerted Maharashtra,Gujarat,Goa and two Union Territories and is sending disaster response force for their assistance.

November 11, 2009 2:44 pm

An inquiry has been ordered into the 'behaviour' of SP leader Abu Asim Azmi in the Maharashtra Assembly by the protem Speaker.

November 11, 2009 2:43 pm

SP leader Amar Singh claimed there is threat to the life of party MLA Abu Asim Azmi,who was assaulted by MNS members in the Maharashtra Assembly for taking oath in Hindi.

November 11, 2009 1:58 pm

With cyclonic storm 'Phyan' menacingly approaching north Maharashtra and south Gujarat,the govt has asked all educational institutions and offices in Mumbai to close down.

November 11, 2009 1:56 pm

A body of an IAF officer was recovered from a reservoir in Doda district,more than 10 days after a chopper carrying him and three others crashed.

November 11, 2009 1:04 pm

Two key aides of former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda have been given a final warning by the Income Tax Department to appear before it for questioning on Wednesday.

November 11, 2009 12:57 pm

Acting on a tip off,security forces and bomb disposal squad rushed to upper Shadra-Sharief village in Thanamandi tehsil of Rajouri district last night and recovered the explosive device near Rukhsana's house,police officials said.

November 11, 2009 12:44 pm

Kerala Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan on Wednesday dismissed opposition UDF's demand for his resignation following CPI-M's rout in the assembly by-elections.

November 11, 2009 12:37 pm

Suspected terrorist David Coleman Headley travelled to five cities during his stay in India between 2006-09,investigators have found.

November 11, 2009 12:30 pm

Commuters in Delhi will now have to shell out more for travelling on Metro rail as the DMRC hiked fare by36 pct.

November 11, 2009 12:19 pm

Government will invest on behalf of unemployed youth to set up the business for them and the youth will have to only run it.

November 11, 2009 11:45 am

Sena-BJP members also joined in,demanding Azmi's arrest for his 'derogatory' comments against Bal Thackeray.

November 11, 2009 11:44 am

The sea will be very rough along and off Maharashtra and South Gujarat Coast and fishermen have been warned against venturing into the sea.

November 11, 2009 11:39 am

Under Section 3 of the Temporary Release Act,1988,the State Govt has the authority to release prisoners temporarily on some basic grounds as stated in jail manuals.

November 11, 2009 10:59 am

Raj Thackeray-led MNS,whose members assaulted SP legislator Abu Azmi in the Maharashtra Assembly said they would apologise to the House.

November 11, 2009 10:41 am

The Centre plans to bring a 'state-of-the-art' legislation in the Winter session of Parliament to deal with complaints of corruption against judges.

November 11, 2009 10:35 am

A decade ago,saying something against Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray would have resulted in violence in true Sena 'ishtyle'.

November 11, 2009 10:29 am

The reason why Raj Thackeray admires both Adolf Hitler and Mahatma Gandhi is "the way they shook up societies and created uproar," according to the official website of MNS.

November 11, 2009 10:03 am

The civic agency has intensified its drive to check breeding of mosquitoes and has challaned 6,501 people so far.

November 11, 2009 9:21 am

Environment Ministry has initiated an ambitious indigenous scientific research to determine and monitor the glaciers in the country.

November 10, 2009 8:47 pm

PM Manmohan Singh expressed 'deep concern' over a spate of attacks on students of the northeast in the city and promised to take all 'necessary steps' to ensure their safety and security.

November 10, 2009 8:17 pm

Making it clear that the Maoists would not be allowed to have a free run,Home Minister P Chidambaram said control over the naxal-infested areas would be regained in the next two to three years.

November 10, 2009 7:59 pm

Orissa government has ordered closure of operations in as many as 41 mines in Sundargarh district after statewide vigilance raids conducted in the wake of mines scam in the state.

November 10, 2009 7:15 pm

With Delhi police confirming violation of parole norms by Manu Sharma,a top government official said he may not get the benefit of the temporary release in future.

November 10, 2009 7:02 pm

Scores of lawyers shouted slogans against Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan for the new 'high security zone' introduced in the Supreme Court.

November 10, 2009 6:59 pm

The Maoists are ready for a ceasefire with the government,but they will not accept Centre's demand to abjure violence,said top Maoist leader Kishenji.

November 10, 2009 6:48 pm

As Delhi races against time to complete all unfinished tasks ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games,it faces a daunting work of inculcating civic sense among Delhiites.

November 10, 2009 6:35 pm

MP Governor Rameshwar Thakur and CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan had a narrow escape when two vehicles entered the tarmac just as their plane touched the ground at Vijayraje Scindia Air Terminal.

November 10, 2009 6:21 pm

A 26/11 prosecution witness is not traceable for last three months and all efforts to find him have gone in vain.

November 10, 2009 6:13 pm

Shiv Sena members warned Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi against making remarks about Sena chief Bal Thackeray.

November 10, 2009 6:00 pm

Handing defeat to Samajwadi Party,the BSP succeeded in making deep inroads into the SP bastion. The blow was severe for the Samajwadi Party,as it lost from its stronghold of Etawah and Bharthana.

November 10, 2009 5:49 pm

Security forces on Tuesday arrested a Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) militant and busted a militant hideout in Kashmir valley as another group of ultras exhanged fire with a police party in Baramulla in separate incidents.

November 10, 2009 5:45 pm

India is keen to conduct joint exercise with China,Air Chief Marshal P V Naik said amid growing tensions between the two neighbours.

November 10, 2009 5:41 pm

IMD sounded a cyclone alert for the coastal regions of south Gujarat and north Maharashtra,where it is expected to make a landfall in the early hours of Thursday.

November 10, 2009 5:35 pm

Income Tax officials resumed questioning former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda,who is facing charges of money laundering and illegal investments.

November 10, 2009 5:29 pm

Seven Naxals were killed and a policeman sustained serious injuries in an encounter in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Monday.