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Tuesday, March 09, 2021

NIA to probe only ‘gravest’ cases: PC

February 17, 2009 1:01:45 pm

Set up in aftermath of 26/11,NIA will probe only gravest incidents of terror crimes and a team of officers is already in place.

Employees’ demands puts J-K govt in dilemma

February 17, 2009 12:08:32 pm

The ongoing employee strike over the implementation of the sixth pay commission has created a serious dilemma for the J-K Government.

IIM budget blooper: ‘Typo error’ leaves HRD red-faced

February 17, 2009 11:32:32 am

Rajasthan was sneaked into the list of new IIMs instead of Chhatisgarh in the interim budget by virtue of a mistake on the part of the HRD ministry.

College student arrested for murder

February 17, 2009 11:31:34 am

A nineteen-year-old boy has been arrested for his alleged involvement in kidnapping and murder of a student from his college.

Blast in Pune bus,ATS rushed in

February 17, 2009 11:22:38 am

A low intensity explosion in a State Transport bus at Manchar terminus,around 40 km from Pune,caused panic in Maharashtra.

Scam unearthed: Kashmiri exhibitions that never were

February 17, 2009 11:04:37 am

State and central govt officials have withdrawn lakhs of rupees from the state exchequer for international exhibitions of Kashmiri handicrafts that were never held.

Teachers suspended in for molestation of girls

February 17, 2009 10:58:36 am

Two teachers of Government Higher Secondary School in Katra and whole of the school staff attached by the education authorities.

Cong-NC has numbers for upcoming elections

February 17, 2009 10:58:01 am

With Election Commission issuing the notification for elections to the 11 seats of upper house which will be held in six rounds,the ruling NC-Congress coalition has the numbers to win ten of the seats.

CPI to contest from 2 ST seats in Chhattisgarh

February 17, 2009 10:39:32 am

CPI is all set to field its candidates from two Chhattisgarh constituencies,both reserved for the STs,in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Rajasthan cops arrest suspected killers of BSP leader

February 17, 2009 10:05:13 am

The Churu police in Rajasthan have arrested three persons for allegedly murdering BSP leader Virendra Nangli earlier this month.

Andhra reels under prolonged power cuts

February 17, 2009 9:54:31 am

Already reeling under recession,Andhra's industrial sector is likely to face power cuts as the state is hit by power shortage again.

Naveen Patnaik’s mother passes away

February 17, 2009 9:42:58 am

Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik was bereaved after his widowed mother Gyan Patnaik breathed her last at their family house in New Delhi.

Pak’s Samjhauta angle: India says old issue but will respond

February 16, 2009 10:35:06 pm

India has said that Pakistan was trying to raise ‘old’ issues but promised to share whatever is possible.

Pawar flexing muscles,Cong opens door to Rane

February 16, 2009 9:08:53 pm

The Congress party has decided to revoke the suspension of Narayan Rane in order to put up a united front.

‘Ditched’ Fiza accuses Chand of rape,seeks security

February 16, 2009 8:37:53 pm

Fiza followed through on her threat of filing a case against now-estranged husband Chand and formally levelled charges of 'rape'.

Sonia revokes Rane suspension

February 16, 2009 8:04:49 pm

The Congress on Monday decided to revoke the suspension of former Maharashtra chief minister Narayan Rane.

We won’t go to SP with a begging bowl: Cong

February 16, 2009 7:32:41 pm

AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh said his party wanted a 'respectful alliance' with SP,but would not go to them with a begging bowl.

Surrendered Maoist leader planned attack on Naidu convoy

February 16, 2009 6:36:15 pm

A top rebel leader and secretary of the state committee of CPI(Maoist),who surrendered on Sunday,had planned the October 2003 landmine blast to kill then chief minister Chandrababu Naidu,the police said.

India weather report,February 16

February 16, 2009 6:23:54 pm

A western disturbance as an upper air system exending upto mid tropospheric levels lies over Jammu and Kashmir and neighbourhood.

MNS to monitor road infrastructure works

February 16, 2009 4:37:08 pm

Raj Thackeray said the development cell of the MNS will monitor and point out any misdeeds in the projects.

SC declines to entertain PIL by eunuch for quota in Parl

February 16, 2009 4:34:28 pm

Supreme Court declined to entertain a petition seeking reservation of seats in Parliament and State Assemblies for eunuchs.

Chargesheet against IM to be filed Tuesday

February 16, 2009 4:28:11 pm

Chargesheet against 21 alleged members of Indian Mujahideen,involved in various serial blasts,will be filed by Mumbai police on Tuesday.

Centre working on law against torture

February 16, 2009 4:15:31 pm

India has decided to go the full hog and bring in a new law providing for stricter punishment for those involved in incidents of torture.

Centre allocates Rs 10 crore for NIA

February 16, 2009 3:26:12 pm

The NIA,set up in the wake of audacious strikes in Mumbai,has been allocated Rs 10 crore for 2009-10.

India will intervene if LTTE lays down arms: Chidambaram

February 16, 2009 2:43:47 pm

Home Minister has said if the LTTE laid down arms,India would intervene and arrange for a negotiated settlement to the vexed ethnic issue.