September 7, 2009 6:08:40 pm

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to be dispatched to Hyderbad in a bid to thrash out the leadership issue in Andhra Pradesh.

September 7, 2009 5:57:02 pm

Opposition PDP rejected statement of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah that complete demilitarisation will never happen in Jammu and Kashmir.

September 7, 2009 5:38:43 pm

Industrialist Nusli Wadia,grandson of Mohammad Ali Jinnah,dismissed a suggestion that he had financed the book by Jaswant Singh to glorify the Pak founder.

September 7, 2009 5:32:05 pm

BJP general secretary Gopinath Munde was detained at Mumbai airport by state police before he could go to violence-hit Sangli district to address a meeting.

September 7, 2009 5:00:57 pm

A United Arab Emirates Air Force plane was detained at Kolkata airport on Sunday after a large cache of arms and ammunition was discovered.

September 7, 2009 4:39:56 pm

Nineteen people were killed and 28 others injured when a bus rolled down into a deep gorge on Jammu-Doda-Batote highway at Assar.

September 7, 2009 4:32:58 pm

BJP's tussle with expelled leader Jaswant Singh cast a shadow on the first meeting of PAC which saw a virtual boycott by BJP and some of its allies.

September 7, 2009 4:19:17 pm

Detective agencies are providing special training to sleuths to carry out such operations and charge any amount from Rs 20,000 to Rs 80,000 depending on the case.

September 7, 2009 3:46:48 pm

External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Monday sought to play down the alleged incursion by a Chinese helicopter in Ladakh,saying that there is an inbuilt mechanism to deal with it.

September 7, 2009 3:24:54 pm

In a reprieve to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar,Patna High Court stayed the summons issued against him by a subordinate court in connection with the murder of a Congress worker over 18 years ago.

September 7, 2009 3:14:34 pm

The CPM asked the EC to convene an all-party meeting to allay their apprehensions about the reliability of EVMS.

September 7, 2009 3:00:17 pm

The Left parties in Jharkhand on Monday described as "cheap political drama" the BJP's decision to quit from the state assembly en masse.

September 7, 2009 2:51:52 pm

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee will flag off the first 'Duranto' non-stop train between Chennai and New Delhi on September 14 from Chennai station.

September 7, 2009 2:43:57 pm

Four more people succumbed to swine flu,including one in the national capital,during the day while 147 fresh cases of the disease were reported.

September 7, 2009 1:55:41 pm

After 'mutton biryani',26/11 Mumbai terror attack accused Ajmal Kasab now wants 'basmati' rice to be served to him in jail.

September 7, 2009 1:50:08 pm

Kumartuli,the clay-modeller's colony,in the heart of the city,is once again witnessing frenzied activity with hundred-odd artisans busy giving final touches to idols of Goddess Durga.

September 7, 2009 1:14:39 pm

The situation at Miraj in neighbouring Sangli district continued to be tense but under control even as the Ganesh immersion recommenced under police protection.

September 7, 2009 12:52:36 pm

A youth was rescued on Monday from the clutches of Harkat-ul-Jehadi Islami in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.

September 7, 2009 12:25:33 pm

Congress is ready with a roadmap to strengthen the organisation and regain its lost glory in Bihar,said party in-charge of the state Jagdish Tytler.

September 7, 2009 12:15:44 pm

PM Manmohan Singh has said that state govts should 'pursue on priority' the court cases related to atrocities against SCs and STs.