March 6, 2009 2:26 pm

After three decades of 'formidable' service with the IAF,the Russian-made MiG-23BN combat fighter aircraft was phased out at a ceremony at the airbase in Halwara.

March 6, 2009 2:14 pm

The United Democratic Front urged the Election Commission to take stern action against the Sikkim Democratic Front for violating the model code of conduct.

March 6, 2009 2:14 pm

The 2007 Mecca Masjid blasts case has turned 'cold' as two prime suspects in the terror attack are believed to have died.

March 6, 2009 2:07 pm

The constitutional amendment bill which was introduced in the assembly by a Panthers Party legislator was rejected by a voice vote.

March 6, 2009 1:46 pm

Union Health Minister and PMK youth wing leader Anbumani Ramadoss said that the UPA combine would win the Lok Sabha polls.

March 6, 2009 1:40 pm

CEC-designate Navin Chawla wants to put the row with incumbent N Gopalaswami behind,saying he has 'no rancour' against him.

March 6, 2009 12:49 pm

The election department will be unable to meet the deadline for issuing elector's photo identity card to voters in Pune.

March 6, 2009 12:48 pm

General secretary of the CITU's West Bengal unit Kali Ghosh admitted that the party was not without its share of 'criminals'.

March 6, 2009 12:46 pm

Delhi High Court imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on a jewellery firm for filing a frivolous complaint against a bank.

March 6, 2009 12:25 pm

A couple was injured in a grenade attack at Bhaderwah town in Doda district.

March 6, 2009 12:08 pm

Home Minister P Chidambaram made it clear that that arrests of one or two persons in connection with the Mumbai attacks was not enough.

March 6, 2009 12:02 pm

The whole of Jammu has only two neurosurgeons and they don’t get even the basic infrastructure like operation theatres on time to operate upon the patients.

March 6, 2009 11:47 am

Politically important Uttar Pradesh has 3.48 crore prospective voters in the age group of 18-29 years out of the total 11.62 crore.

March 6, 2009 11:46 am

For the first time,nearly 82 per cent electors will use the Photo identity cards for polling in forthcoming General Elections.

March 6, 2009 11:45 am

CEC N Gopalswami and two Election Commissioners Navin Chawla and S Y Quraishi will arrive in Patna to check the preparedness of the state.

March 6, 2009 11:31 am

The Congress-NCP state leaders have reached consensus on 40 seats,but there is dispute on the remaining seat.

March 6, 2009 11:08 am

Two Iranian students of Visva-Bharati were shot at and seriously injured by two alleged criminals near the university campus.

March 6, 2009 11:03 am

Mahatma Gandhi's great-grandson Tushar Gandhi said he was absolutely delighted that the memorabilia will come back to India.

March 6, 2009 11:01 am

Jammu University may boast of being the first highest institution of learning in the country to have its management systems certified under ISO 9001-2000,but it lags behind on the academic front.

March 6, 2009 10:52 am

The mid day meal scheme has failed to achieve results with the number of enrolments in government schools having decreased for the last four years.

March 6, 2009 10:45 am

To finalise the sharing of seats for the LoK Sabha polls in Jammu and Kashmir,the Coordination Committee comprising senior leaders of coalition partners Congress and National Conference will be meeting in Jammu.

March 6, 2009 10:14 am

As many as 34 births and 10 deaths are registered in India every minute. The number goes up to 2,062 births and 603 deaths per hour.

March 5, 2009 7:51 pm

BJP announced names of 46 more candidates for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections from the states of Madhya Pradesh,Rajasthan,Chhattisgarh and Karnataka.

March 5, 2009 7:45 pm

Congress may rope in child stars of Oscar-winner 'Slumdog Millionaire' Azhar and Rubina for Lok Sabha poll campaign.

March 5, 2009 5:27 pm

FBI wants to question two Lashker-e-Toiba terrorists--Abdul Wajid alias 'Zarar Shah' and Mazhar Iqbal alias 'Abu Al Qama'-- in a bid to unravel the entire conspiracy in the execution of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack including whether they had any links with the Pakistan Government.

March 5, 2009 4:18 pm

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar took a rickshaw to reach a movie hall to watch Oscar winning 'Slumdog Millionaire'.

March 5, 2009 4:11 pm

Sacked member of National Commission for Women Nirmala Venkatesh,whose position on the recent Mangalore pub attack had stirred up a big controversy,joined the BJP.

March 5, 2009 4:08 pm

The Jammu and Kashmir government is setting up a task force to ensure financial discipline and fiscal management in the state.

March 5, 2009 4:03 pm

The State government has no plans to fire the contractual employees who were put to work by the previous Ghulam Nabi Azad government,the Finance Minister said.

March 5, 2009 3:55 pm

The state government has asked legislators to probe the irregularities in the list of fake BPL people who have been getting benefits from the government.

March 5, 2009 3:45 pm

Sharad Pawar-led NCP is in talks with BJD,an ally of the BJP,in Orissa and plans to contest five seats in Kerala.

March 5, 2009 3:40 pm

BSP has finished the Lok Sabha candidate selection process for the seven seats of the national capital with announcement of its nominee for West Delhi.

March 5, 2009 3:39 pm

The judicial custody of Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit was extended till March 18.

March 5, 2009 3:33 pm

Just when Cong needs to put up a show of strength against Praja Rajyam and TDP,YSR has entered into a dispute with APCC President Srinivas.

March 5, 2009 3:28 pm

Congress campaign managers are getting requests from young professionals from across the world who want to join the party's campaign team.

March 5, 2009 2:50 pm

Weeks after his family performed the last rites of Simon alias Vasu with a shirt,dhoti and a handful of Afghan sand,authorities were finally able to recover the body of the chef from Tamil Nadu.