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January 30, 2009 12:58 pm

SC has granted bail to Ansal brothers,who were convicted and sentenced to one year imprisonment in Uphaar fire tragedy case.

January 30, 2009 12:31 pm

Cash-strapped UP is likely to draw a blank from the two economic stimulus packages announced by the UPA Gov.

January 30, 2009 12:30 pm

Two years after he resigned following relentless public pressure over his attempt to bribe a witness in Jessica Lal murder case,the rehabilitation of political career of Venod Sharma has begun.

January 30, 2009 12:08 pm

AP Cong has trained its guns on Chandrababu Naidu by accusing the former CM of padding up the profit figures of his family-owned firm.

January 30, 2009 11:03 am

Amidst reports that Pakistan's preliminary investigation had concluded that Mumbai attacks had been planned outside the country,India has urged Islamabad to make the investigation report public.

January 30, 2009 11:01 am

MNS chief Raj Thackeray met Gov S C Jamir after being summoned over vandalisation of Mumbai University premises.

January 30, 2009 11:00 am

Karat said that the attempt of the CBI to implicate party Kerala secretary Pinarayi Vijayan was the latest of the organised attacks on the CPM.

January 30, 2009 10:50 am

The Mangalore police reported the occurrence of an encounter on the outskirts of the city in which one person was killed.

January 30, 2009 9:09 am

India is set to sign an inspection agreement with International Atomic Energy Agency on Monday. The inspection deal with the United Nations' nuclear watchdog is a precondition of the United States-led agreement allowing nuclear nations to supply India with nuclear material and technology for its domestic power sector.

January 29, 2009 8:25 pm

On Wednesday,the Mission Steering Group (MSG) of the UPA Government's flagship National Rural Health Mission (NRHM),headed by Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss,approved a proposal to provide Rs 500 monthly 'honorarium' for the six lakh Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) working in the rural areas.

January 29, 2009 6:29 pm

BJP MLA Y Sampangi was arrested by Lokayukta police for allegedly accepting bribe from a businessman.

January 29, 2009 6:19 pm

Chhattisgarh HC directed the authorities to conduct post-mortem of eight tribals who were killed in an alleged fake encounter.

January 29, 2009 5:06 pm

In a move aimed at avoiding pressure from regional allies seeking seats in several states,Congress rulled out a national alliance in coming Lok Sabha elections.

January 29, 2009 4:52 pm

The cyclonic circulation extending upto 0.9 km a.s.l. over south Tamil Nadu and adjoining south Kerala persists.

January 29, 2009 4:30 pm

Under criticism that his remarks could amount to moral policing,Rajasthan CM said that his move to end the pub culture in the state has nothing to do with Mangalore incident.

January 29, 2009 4:29 pm

Condemning Gehlot's statement,BJP accused the Congress of conservatism and of indulging in politics on such issues.

January 29, 2009 4:21 pm

Security has been heightened as Pramod Muthalik was to be produced in a court in Mangalore in connection with pub attack.

January 29, 2009 4:21 pm

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa has said he will discuss the issue of banning Sri Ram Sene in the state cabinet.

January 29, 2009 4:20 pm

More chief ministers on Thursday joined the debate on pub culture with Karnataka's B S Yeddyurappa opposing it while Ashok Gehlot of Rajasthan seeking to distance himself from the Mangalore incident. Delhi CM Shiela Dikshit saw nothing wrong in boys and girls going out together.

January 29, 2009 4:19 pm

A day after creating a stir by claiming that her husband has been kidnapped,Fiza allegedly attempted suicide at her residence.

January 29, 2009 4:15 pm

CPI-M in Kerala appears to be heading for a crisis with CM V S Achuthanandan refusing to budge from his position against Pinarayi Vijayan.

January 29, 2009 2:53 pm

Flight operations came to a standstill this morning after dense fog engulfed the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

January 29, 2009 2:33 pm

A 26-year-old man tried self-immolation at Chennai passpot office to highlight the suffering of Tamil people in Sri Lanka.

January 29, 2009 2:06 pm

Despite increasingly pervasive anti-tobacco legislation and tax structures,farmers in UP have taken up tobacco cultivation.

January 29, 2009 1:57 pm

Orissa police CID filed the chargesheet in the rape case of a Catholic nun before a Sessions court in Baliguda block of Kandhamal.

January 29, 2009 1:38 pm

Uttar Pradesh is ahead of other states in atrocities against SC and ST with Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in second and third positions.

January 29, 2009 1:12 pm

Kochi traffic police are now armed with Blackberry mobiles,especially designed to track down vehicle details from RTO database in a jiffy.

January 29, 2009 1:02 pm

From Thursday,petrol and diesel will cost Rs 5 and Rs 2 a litre less,respectively. Domestic LPG rate has also been brought down by Rs 25/cylinder.

January 29, 2009 11:40 am

Strange as it may sound,authorities in the infiltration hub of Mahakalpada have recognised only half of a 10-member family as Indians.

January 29, 2009 11:11 am

Interpol issued RCNs issued against 6 accused in connection with one of the 2002 post-Godhra communal riots in Central Gujarat.

January 29, 2009 9:42 am

Prime Minister,who is recuperating after a successful coronary by-pass surgery,walked in the hospital corridor and did his exercises.

January 29, 2009 9:31 am

The Government tonight chose to slash petrol prices by Rs 5 a litre and diesel by Rs 2 per litre,second round of cuts in as many months....

January 29, 2009 3:04 am

A three-member team of the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad will be dispatched to question Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik in Mangalore...

January 28, 2009 8:35 pm

Left parties,which severed links with the Congress-led UPA on the issue of Indo-US nuke deal,are inclined to have a fresh understanding with secular partners in the ruling alliance,NCP chief Sharad Pawar claimed on Wednesday.

January 28, 2009 7:41 pm

Haryana's former deputy CM Chander Mohan's second wife Fiza alleged that he had been kidnapped at the behest of his family.

January 28, 2009 6:04 pm

The five youths were convicted under section 376 (2) (g) (gangrape) of the Indian Penal Code and awarded life imprisonment.