Thursday, Oct 06, 2022
April 13, 2009 1:41:53 am

The HRD Ministry is full of red faces these days. It had formed a Higher Education Committee under Prof Yash Pal...

April 13, 2009 1:41:14 am

Imagine a mock security drill in a government building to flush out suspected terrorists on a day when no one is around.

April 13, 2009 1:40:38 am

While Congressmen are developing doubts over their initial assessment of the party sweeping the Lok Sabha elections in Rajasthan...

April 13, 2009 1:39:40 am

He may be one of the leading lights of the UPA,but Pranab Mukherjee is not averse to a little star shine.

April 13, 2009 1:37:59 am

The Congress decision to field its Uttar Pradesh unit chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi from the Lucknow Lok Sabha seat could make life difficult for her brother Vijay Bahuguna...

April 13, 2009 1:36:37 am

The Young Turks of the Congress are finding the going tough in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

April 13, 2009 1:35:42 am

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has claimed that neither he nor his Minister of State,Prithviraj Chavan,had any inkling about the CBI clean chit to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler.

April 13, 2009 1:35:02 am

The shoe that was lobbed at Home Minister P Chidambaram and saw Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler booted out continues to be a burden...

March 30, 2009 10:16:55 pm

Greater Noida Authority is surprised at the quality of applicants queuing up to set up centres in its institutional area...

March 30, 2009 10:16:11 pm

The hurriedly made appointment of 15 Vice-Chancellors to the new central universities just before the model code came into effect...

March 30, 2009 10:15:39 pm

Allegations of a scam in the Rs 10,000-crore anti-aircraft missile deal with Israel couldn’t have come at a worse time for Defence Minister A K Antony given the polls.

March 30, 2009 10:14:58 pm

The composition of the Delhi Commission for Women was changed just days before it was to hear a complaint against Prasar Bharati Chairman B S Lalli.

March 30, 2009 10:13:48 pm

A lot of hue and cry was created several weeks ago when ex-servicemen returned their medals to the President’s office...

March 30, 2009 10:12:54 pm

It's going to be a free-for-all in the coming election,and this was very much in evidence at a joint BJP-Rashtriya Lok Dal...

March 30, 2009 10:11:58 pm

The CPI(M)’s attempts to wean away the JD(U) from the NDA camp may have come a cropper...

March 30, 2009 10:11:12 pm

Home Secretary Madhukar Gupta’s three-month extension would have happened at least a month back had it not been for some last-minute rethinking in the Home Ministry.

March 30, 2009 10:10:32 pm

The Congress manifesto for the 2009 general election talks tough on terrorism and mentions how the UPA Government...

March 30, 2009 10:09:44 pm

Rare is a politician who doesn’t rise up or put his foot down for his son.

March 30, 2009 10:09:05 pm

Security,of course,was a reason. But it was perhaps not the only reason why IPL’s second season will now be held in South Africa.

March 30, 2009 4:44:55 pm

At a meeting at Lalganj in Rae Bareli,Priyanka Vadra’s attention was caught by a Class X student fervently shouting “Priyanka Zindabad”.

March 2, 2009 10:42:49 pm

The BJP’s newly announced candidate for Lucknow,Lalji Tandon,is known for his proximity to former prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

March 2, 2009 10:42:12 pm

With Ghulam Nabi Azad returning to the Centre as Congress general secretary,he and Digvijay Singh are competing for space at the Congress headquarters.

March 2, 2009 10:41:02 pm

At a discussion on salary hike for judges,Rajya Sabha member Shantaram Laxmi Naik came up with a suggestion that could ease the judicial process.

March 2, 2009 10:40:33 pm

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee’s is the most sought after television byte these days and so...

March 2, 2009 10:39:59 pm

With elections round the corner,the Union Home Ministry seems to have decided not to antagonise the lawyers.