January 6, 2009 12:30:53 am

A whopping Rs 1.38 crore is what the Punjab Cricket Association owes to the Mohali district police for providing security at the stadium during the last one year.

January 6, 2009 12:28:22 am

After dense fog blanketed the city much of last week,an early-morning drizzle greeted Delhiites on Monday.

January 6, 2009 12:25:55 am

Four assailants tried to rob a South Delhi bank but were forced to flee after customers,including a 75-year-old man,resisted them.

January 6, 2009 12:24:54 am

Surrounded by a thick green net blanket,by the side of the road in Sector 15,is a construction that might come across as routine administrative work for many residents.

January 6, 2009 12:24:35 am

On a nationwide call,the Ludhiana Transporters’ Association today observed a chakka jam to protest the hike in diesel prices among other demands.

January 6, 2009 12:23:18 am

Union Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy today clarified that “no allotment will be cancelled” in the DDA housing scheme 2008.

January 6, 2009 12:22:14 am

Amid allegations of corruption in the Delhi Development Authority’s housing scheme 2008,the agency on Monday ruled out any irregularity on its part and said the 5,238 allottees would not be given possession of flats without a thorough scrutiny first.

January 6, 2009 12:22:10 am

The united Shiv Sena-BJP front presented on Sunday at the Akhil Bharatiya Bramhin Mahasabha function may have given some nervous moments to rival parties,but the BJP is facing a factional tussle in Pune.

January 6, 2009 12:20:03 am

The Shiv Sena is again making headlines for the wrong reasons. This time the party has been accused of threatening senior management officials of Cummins India Limited.

January 6, 2009 12:18:20 am

Last year’s problem of non-availability of application forms for the All India Engineering Entrance Examination seems to have been resolved this year,thanks to an increase in distribution centres in the state.

January 6, 2009 12:17:28 am

When Mumbai’s favourite cricketing haunt,the Wankhede stadium,gets a revamp to host the 2011 World Cup,the green cover surrounding the stadium will have been considerably reduced.

January 6, 2009 12:17:10 am

The Karnataka police team that interrogated suspected Indian Mujahideen member Maulana Hussain Shabbir Nairuddin Gangavali in Pune has got nothing ‘concrete’ about his role in the Bangalore blasts.

January 6, 2009 12:16:03 am

Last week,an embarrassed Mumbai Police Crime Branch had retracted an attempt by one of its investigating officers to link the 26/11 terror attacks to the Indian Mujahideen men blamed for the Delhi and Ahmedabad blasts last year,calling it an “internal error by a well-meaning officer”.

January 6, 2009 12:14:07 am

The global meltdown hit city infrastructure projects dearly,but at least one ongoing project has definitely gained from it.

January 6, 2009 12:12:45 am

There are scores of LGBT (lesbians,gays,bisexuals,transgenders) in Pune,like their counterparts across the country...

January 6, 2009 12:11:46 am

The state government has stepped in to broker peace between unrelenting builders and anxious buyers,planning a series of measures to make houses affordable.

January 6, 2009 12:10:16 am

Some outsiders might suspect that there is something in the humid sea air that makes Mumbai’s taxi drivers,its tired commuters,the quaint dabbawallahs and the quintessential entrepreneurs to keep reaffirming that the show must go on despite the frequent crises and tragedies the financial capital witnesses.

January 6, 2009 12:08:43 am

As the city roads struggle to accommodate new vehicles,little is being done to phase out ageing vehicles over 15 years old.

January 5, 2009 11:50:50 pm

As many as 14,000 liquor bottles were seized during a routine inspection of vehicles by Regional Transport Authority Secretary Rajesh Jogpal on the Panchkula-Ramgarh Road last night.

January 5, 2009 11:49:18 pm

There is a bright side to the traffic snarls that plague the city-the next time you’re caught in one reflect on the fact that the rush is one of the factors why road accidents have dropped significantly.