October 28, 2009 12:53 pm

RJD chief Lalu Prasad's plan to script his memoir on the circumstances leading to BJP leader LK Advani's arrest during rath yatra.

October 28, 2009 12:47 pm

Harmohinder Singh Chatha was on Wednesday unanimously elected as Speaker of the Haryana Assembly,a post he will hold for the third time.

October 28, 2009 12:44 pm

Bihar govt plans to modify its existing surrender policy for naxalites and make it more attractive by incorporating a rehabilitation policy for those willing to surrender.

October 28, 2009 11:42 am

Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh arrived here on Wednesday on a two-day visit to inaugurate the 119-km-long Anantnag-Qadigund Railway line at Vanpooh Anantnag in the Kashmir Valley.

October 28, 2009 10:10 am

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda will prove his majority on the floor of the Assembly on Wednesday.

October 27, 2009 8:21 pm

Private English medium school punished two of its students for speaking in Telugu.

October 27, 2009 8:16 pm

P Chidambaram said that the New Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express and passengers on board were safe and that the Centre has rushed a relief train to bring back the passengers.

October 27, 2009 8:15 pm

Armed activists of a Maoist-backed group stopped the Bhubaneswar-Delhi Rajdhani Express and held up the prestigious train for several hours in a hostage-type situation.

October 27, 2009 8:04 pm

BJP said over the Spectrum allocation controversy as long as the DMK leader continued in office,the government could not free itself from the 'taint of corruption'.

October 27, 2009 8:02 pm

Tribal agitators armed with axes,swords,bows and arrows smashed glass panes of the AC train and forcibly opened the doors before taking away the drivers.

October 27, 2009 7:57 pm

Sky gazers had a celestial treat,as the Moon and the Jupiter formed a conjunction over the evening sky.

October 27, 2009 7:03 pm

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee appealed to the abductors of Rajdhani train drivers to release the duo and said she is ready for talks.

October 27, 2009 6:50 pm

Union Home Ministry has asked central forces to rush to the spot in West Midnapore district in West Bengal where armed tribals have surrounded a train.

October 27, 2009 6:40 pm

The department will oversee the functioning of matters relating to finance,health and education of MCD.

October 27, 2009 6:22 pm

Foreign Ministers of India,Russia and China pressed for a comprehensive reform of the United Nations with a view to making it more effective.

October 27, 2009 6:21 pm

The alleged financial 'advantage' given to a French company while concluding the Rs 18,798-crore Scorpene submarine deal came up for discussion at a meeting of the Parliament's Public Accounts Committee.

October 27, 2009 6:10 pm

Maoist leader Kishenji demanded security forces stop it as a condition for the release of two abducted drivers of Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani.

October 27, 2009 5:59 pm

Returning here to a rousing welcome after stepping down as Leader of the Opposition in Rajasthan,BJP leader Vasundhra Raje on Tuesday said she was committed to the welfare of the people of the state.

October 27, 2009 5:54 pm

CPI-M’s 'silence' on allegations of irregularities in voters lists ahead of November 7 Kannur assembly bypoll could be viewed as a ‘confession’ of the ruling party,Opposition leader Oommen Chandy alleged.

October 27, 2009 5:44 pm

The Supreme Court has allowed stock broker Ketan Parekh,alleged mastermind of the securities scam of 1990s,to travel abroad for the treatment of his daughter.

October 27, 2009 5:32 pm

Air Chief Marshal P V Naik said that India was against the militarisation of space but the country should aim to be the front-runner in the field of aerospace.

October 27, 2009 5:19 pm

Police officer Atindranath Dutta,kidnapped by Maoists on October 20 in West Midnapore and subsequently released unharmed,violated service conduct rules by speaking to media.

October 27, 2009 5:18 pm

India,Russia and China pressed for ‘strict observance’ of sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council against persons and entities by the countries concerned.

October 27, 2009 5:15 pm

In the backdrop of conciliatory efforts after the verbal spat between India and China,Foreign Ministers of the two countries met here on Tuesday to discuss bilateral relations.

October 27, 2009 4:35 pm

Telecom Minister A Raja has sought Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's help to resolve persisting differences with the Defence Ministry.

October 27, 2009 4:18 pm

Mughli's relentless struggle to trace her only son had become the epitome of the struggle of the mothers of Valley's missing.

October 27, 2009 4:11 pm

The Kanpur police has been asked to investigate the charge of money laundering against Samajwadi Party General Secretary Amar Singh and some others which had recently been returned by the Kolkata police.

October 27, 2009 3:47 pm

Indian government has not yet decided where it will keep Mahatma Gandhi's memorabilia,which will be received by President Pratibha Patil in London.

October 27, 2009 3:07 pm

The stolen pilot vehicle of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman K Rahman Khan was found abandoned near a prominent hotel in south-west Delhi early on Tuesday,police said.

October 27, 2009 3:06 pm

Globalisation and technology have made terrorism trans-national in reach and devastating in its impact,Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said.

October 27, 2009 2:59 pm

As Pakistan witnesses a spurt in terror attacks,the Government issued a travel advisory asking Indian pilgrims against visiting that country.

October 27, 2009 2:19 pm

The CRPF,which is all set to launch a major anti-naxal offensive across the country,is procuring 1,000 GPS sets to be primarily provided to its combat teams.

October 27, 2009 1:26 pm

As the meeting to elect NCP's legislature party leader got underway here,supporters of Ajit Pawar in Baramati began bursting firecrackers,secure in the knowledge that their 'Dada' would be elected.

October 27, 2009 12:48 pm

Maoists blew up two schools in the Giridih district in the wee hours on Tuesday. There was no loss of life in the incident.

October 27, 2009 12:47 pm

Union MoS Shashi Tharoor is now hitting at Left parties for politicising health issues and trying to 'divert resources' meant for a mental health centre in Kerala.

October 27, 2009 12:46 pm

The Union Government on Tuesday cleared the Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh next month,dispelling speculation over the Tibetan spiritual leader’s trip.