February 18, 2009 11:00 am

Lalu's plan to start work on greenfield locomotive factories in Bihar before model code of conduct for LS polls comes into force has run into an unforeseen wall - the global economic slowdown.

February 18, 2009 10:44 am

As investigations progress into the cross border narcotics smugglers racket operating in the state,the Narcotics Control Bureau picked up another man for questioning from Kathua.

February 18, 2009 10:30 am

Work in the district courts across the capital and the national capital region will be affected as the lawyers have announced an all India strike.

February 18, 2009 10:26 am

BJP in Orissa suffered its first pre-poll jolt after a prominent tribal MLA from western Orissa quit the party to join a newly floated party.

February 18, 2009 10:15 am

V K Singh,a former RAW officer was charged with disclosing classified information on working of the intelligence agency in his book.

February 18, 2009 9:58 am

Delhi HC directed the restaurant to hand over the property to its owner,after its deed expired in Sept 2008.

February 17, 2009 8:18 pm

Strongly denouncing the attack on the daughter of a CPM MLA in Mangalore recently,N R Narayana Murthy said he found nothing wrong if a boy goes out with a girl from a different community.

February 17, 2009 8:08 pm

Echoing the remarks of Narendra Modi which Pakistan had latched on to,L K Advani said ‘local angle’ to the Mumbai 26/11 attacks ‘could not be ruled out’.

February 17, 2009 7:44 pm

The Election Commission put a blanket ban on exit polls till the last lap in the event of multi-phase elections.

February 17, 2009 7:08 pm

In an indication of the improvement that has taken place in this insurgency-hit state,there were no security restrictions in Srinagar when Omar Abdullah went around the city for seven hours reviewing various developmental projects.

February 17, 2009 7:01 pm

A lawyer has filed a murder case against Lalu for a bridge collapse.

February 17, 2009 6:10 pm

Pranab Mukherjee received praise in the LS from unexpected quarters--the Leader of the Opposition L K Advani.

February 17, 2009 5:41 pm

Charging the Congress with using the CBI as a ‘Damocles' sword’ in seat-sharing negotiations,Samajwadi Party said it would not give more seats to the grand old party in Uttar Pradesh ‘under any amount of pressure’.

February 17, 2009 5:02 pm

India can be the largest supplier of tritium for the ITER,said Atomic Energy Commission Chairman Anil Kakodkar.

February 17, 2009 4:55 pm

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch filed a chargesheet against the 21 members of the Indian Mujahideen alleged to have masterminded several blasts across the country.

February 17, 2009 4:45 pm

After Chandrayaan-I,Indian Space Research Organisation is poised to launch a ‘breakthrough’ remote sensing satellite.

February 17, 2009 4:01 pm

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls,a war of words began between the Opposition and the ruling side with senior BJP leader L K Advani predicting that people would recognise the 'hand' responsible for price rise,farmer suicides,economic crisis and Satyam fraud.

February 17, 2009 3:52 pm

The western disturbance as an upper air system extending upto mid tropospheric levels over Jammu and Kashmir and neighbourhood persists.

February 17, 2009 3:49 pm

Giant corporates and multinationals appear to be passe for a handful of students from the premier Indian Institutes of Management in 2009.

February 17, 2009 3:46 pm

Banks across the country have lost Rs 6.57 crore to internet frauds in 233 incidents of cyber crime.

February 17, 2009 2:51 pm

Orissa's failure in restoring elephant crossing paths over major irrigation projects is leading to higher elephant casualties in the state.

February 17, 2009 2:44 pm

As the global financial meltdown has reduced the campus placement this year,educational institutions are adopting a multi-pronged strategy to enhance the recruitment rate.

February 17, 2009 2:32 pm

Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda said that he was not aware about the whereabouts of his former Deputy Chander Mohan.

February 17, 2009 2:29 pm

About 33,506 quintals of rice worth Rs 3.68 crore was misappropriated under the mid-day meal scheme in Orissa between 2004 and 2008.

February 17, 2009 2:24 pm

Atal Behari Vajpayee,who is undergoing treatment at AIIMS for chest infection,is making ‘satisfactory’ progress,a doctor attending on him said.

February 17, 2009 1:32 pm

Renuka Chowdhury said that allegations being made against her were part of a 'political conspiracy' to divert attention from the 'actual issue'.

February 17, 2009 1:08 pm

As if the shortage of staff and lack of infrastructure were not enough,the menace of Unionism is ensuring that the valley's top General Hospital dies a slow death.

February 17, 2009 1:04 pm

If the administration doesn't care about me why should I care about the patients,a doctor who holds an MD said when asked why he came late to the hospital. 'I am without salary for eleven months.'

February 17, 2009 1:01 pm

Set up in aftermath of 26/11,NIA will probe only gravest incidents of terror crimes and a team of officers is already in place.

February 17, 2009 12:08 pm

The ongoing employee strike over the implementation of the sixth pay commission has created a serious dilemma for the J-K Government.

February 17, 2009 11:32 am

Rajasthan was sneaked into the list of new IIMs instead of Chhatisgarh in the interim budget by virtue of a mistake on the part of the HRD ministry.

February 17, 2009 11:31 am

A nineteen-year-old boy has been arrested for his alleged involvement in kidnapping and murder of a student from his college.

February 17, 2009 11:22 am

A low intensity explosion in a State Transport bus at Manchar terminus,around 40 km from Pune,caused panic in Maharashtra.

February 17, 2009 11:04 am

State and central govt officials have withdrawn lakhs of rupees from the state exchequer for international exhibitions of Kashmiri handicrafts that were never held.

February 17, 2009 10:58 am

Two teachers of Government Higher Secondary School in Katra and whole of the school staff attached by the education authorities.

February 17, 2009 10:58 am

With Election Commission issuing the notification for elections to the 11 seats of upper house which will be held in six rounds,the ruling NC-Congress coalition has the numbers to win ten of the seats.