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VAT move partially rolled back as traders’ protest

January 31, 2009 2:27:44 am

Faced with protests from the iron and steel industry from all across the state,Excise and Taxation Department of Punjab government today modified its two-day-old notification for the above industry.

BCM bags grade-A from NAAC

January 31, 2009 2:26:26 am

BCM College of Education,Chandigarh Road,which was assessed and accrediated by National Assessment and Accreditation Council...

Lecture on GM foods at DMCH

January 31, 2009 2:25:05 am

A guest lecture on Health Risks of Genetically engineered foods was organised on Thursday at Dumra Auditorium.

Raahat plans major road safety initatives

January 31, 2009 2:22:55 am

Raahat Safe Community Foundation,an NGO operating in the field of road safety,is planning major road safety initiatives in the month of February by organising conferences and on-road activities in Punjab,Haryana,J-K and Himachal.

In their memory…

January 31, 2009 2:20:47 am

He walked in alone,limping a little,holding on to a cane. Our eyes didn’t meet for he looked straight ahead,towards the centre of the Chandigarh War Memorial.

Bharat Forge signs MoU with Areva

January 31, 2009 2:17:00 am

Bharat Forge Ltd,the world’s largest manufacturer of automotive forgings and French firm AREVA...

Buy commercial vehicle before April 1,get tax benefits

January 31, 2009 2:15:49 am

Now,owners of commercial vehicles bought on or between January 1,2009 to April 1,2009 can claim tax redemption of 50 per cent while filing the annual tax returns.

Climate change threat to humanity: environmentalist

January 31, 2009 2:14:04 am

Pointing out that the poor are most vulnerable to the impacts of the climate change...

PCNTDA suspends two officers

January 31, 2009 2:12:04 am

The Pimpri-Chinchwad New Township Development Authority has suspended two of its officers for causing a loss of Rs 80 lakh by selling a plot of land to the second highest bidder.

Philosophy should change with times: Experts

January 31, 2009 2:10:50 am

Philosophy as a subject in academics needs to undergo a drastic change and should be redefined in accordance with the modern times...

Centre sanctions Rs 547 cr to PMC

January 31, 2009 2:09:40 am

The Central Government on Friday approved a total amount of Rs 547 crore to the Pune Municipal Corporation...

Online lottery fraud: Nigerian arrested

January 31, 2009 2:08:30 am

Cracking down on online lottery fraud,the city police on Thursday arrested a Nigerian national who allegedly cheated a Kondhwa resident to the tune of Rs 8.5 lakh.

With add-ons,website to mark Sant Tukaram’s 4th birth centenary

January 31, 2009 2:07:24 am

With seven new languages,translations of Tukaram's abhangs by Mahatama Gandhi and paintings of the sant by various artistes in the last two hundred years...

Ramping up

January 31, 2009 2:03:24 am

Over 180 participants from nine colleges stormed the ramp at the fashion show – Moda 09 on day one of Fundamental 09.

City eyes UNESCO’s coveted title

January 31, 2009 2:02:25 am

There would hardly be a person worth his knowledge about Kolkata who wouldn’t agree that it qualifies as the ‘City of Literature’.

In high spirit

January 31, 2009 2:02:18 am

Living up to the theme-extreme expansion and compression,the second day at Fundamental 09,the annual fest of Symbiosis Institute of Design...

KMC files chargesheet against ex-officer

January 31, 2009 2:01:18 am

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation has filed a chargesheet against its former officer on special duty (Health),Dr Atanu Mukherjee...

Police fail to trace 7-yr-old ‘abducted’ from Howrah

January 31, 2009 1:59:38 am

The police have still not been able to trace Yash Lakhotia,the seven-year-old son of a Howrah-based businessman,who was allegedly kidnapped on Thursday.

Last bite with chunkey pandey

January 31, 2009 1:58:58 am

Iam a complete foodie and I eat out regularly. I enjoy eating in restaurants like Olive and China Gate in Bandra,but the last memorable meal was on New Year's eve.

Tiger attacks fisherman in Sunderbans

January 31, 2009 1:58:08 am

A 31-year-old man was mauled by a tiger in the Herobhangha jungle area of Sunderbans on Thursday.

Syndicate questions state govt’s power to ban buses

January 31, 2009 1:56:46 am

The Bengal Bus Syndicate has questioned the authority of the state government to decide the life of a vehicle.

Meal ticket

January 31, 2009 1:56:43 am

The popular open air restaurant Gaia,located in the Garden of Eden is playing host to a much looked forward-to steaks and sizzlers festival.

Foodie delights

January 31, 2009 1:55:09 am

In the local dialect of the people from Himachal,the word ammbiir was associated with the sadhus and rishis who would meet up at a particular place and after the meeting was over...

CID raids gram panchayat member’s house

January 31, 2009 1:54:53 am

Based on the interrogation of arms dealer Ashok Mondal,whose arrest in Malda on Saturday led to a huge arms haul in the city’s outskirts,the CID raided hideouts in East Midnapore on Thursday night.

Inderfurth calls for US ‘support’ to India

January 31, 2009 1:52:48 am

Indicating the positive attitude of the new US administration towards India,former US Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia Karl F Inderfurth said the US should publicly support India’s bid for permanent membership of the UN Security Council.