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‘Why don’t you ask Priyanka to contest polls?’

January 13, 2009 8:08:25 pm

Six district units from Uttar Pradesh have appealed to the Congress leadership for fielding Priyanka in the elections.

2 militants,2 policemen killed in J-K encounter

January 13, 2009 7:09:10 pm

Two militants,believed to be those who escaped from the army offensive at Poonch recently,were killed in an encounter at Rajouri belt by Jammu and Kashmir police who lost two of its men in the gun-battle which is on.

I’ve enough evidence to ‘shock’ Cong: Mulayam

January 13, 2009 7:06:12 pm

SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav hit back at Cong saying that he has enough evidence to 'shock' them and is not afraid of the cases filed against him.

Sanjay Dutt not a criminal,says Samajwadi Party

January 13, 2009 6:59:16 pm

To justify SP's move to field Sanjay Dutt as a candidate for Lok Sabha polls,party's Mumbai unit president Abu Azmi said Dutt is not a criminal.

‘Trawlers operate off Goa coast without registration’

January 13, 2009 6:05:30 pm

Indian Coast Guard on Tuesday said there is a sizeable number of boats including fishing trawlers which operate off Goa coast without proper registration.

Bankers decline to comment on Satyam accounts: CID

January 13, 2009 5:42:11 pm

Andhra CID has said the banks associated with the disgraced firm have declined to comment on whether the IT major's accounts had been frozen.

World must be alert on events in India,pak: WEF

January 13, 2009 5:34:11 pm

The world should be on alert on any new development in two neighbouring nuclear powers in South Asia given the nature of Mumbai Terror attack in India and instability in Pak.

Kids of same parents yet have come to face different nationality

January 13, 2009 4:52:28 pm

They are two brothers born to the same parents. But their nationality is different and the younger one is facing deportation to Bangladesh along with his mother.

No need to press panic button: Pranab on Satyam

January 13, 2009 4:37:07 pm

India said appropriate steps are being taken to address the Satyam scam and there was 'no need to press the panic button'.

I won’t appeal to CPM to take me back: Somnath

January 13, 2009 4:06:45 pm

LS Speaker Somnath Chatterjee appeared lukewarm to the speculations on bringing him back to the CPM saying that he would not appeal to the party.

India weather report,January 13

January 13, 2009 4:06:10 pm

Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir; isolated places in Uttarakhand,Punjab,Himachal Pradesh and mainly dry in Uttar Pradesh,Haryana and Rajasthan.

Mobile games spreading social awareness

January 13, 2009 2:59:51 pm

Various organisations including the Government are now increasingly using the phone as an educator,arousing social awareness among people.

No Pak military build-up at borders,says Indian Army

January 13, 2009 2:41:14 pm

Indian Army dismissed reports of Pakistan's military build-up along the borders,saying presence of the neighbouring country's troops seemed like routine exercises,but asserted it is always ready to tackle any eventuality.

Efforts to set up NSG hubs get going

January 13, 2009 2:14:00 pm

Home Minister P Chidambaram discussed the matter of setting up NSG hubs across the country with Army and NSG Chiefs.

Witness who saw Mumbai terrorists land goes missing

January 13, 2009 11:58:16 am

Anita Uddaiya,who saw the ten terrorists arrive at the Fisherman's Colony in Cuffe Parade on Nov 26,has been missing since Jan 11.

Govt may slash fuel rates on Thursday

January 13, 2009 11:19:51 am

The government may on Thursday cut petrol,diesel and domestic LPG prices,besides freeing fuel pricing from administrative control.

Trial judge in Kasab’s case named

January 13, 2009 10:49:28 am

Former CBI court judge M L Tahiliyani will try Pakistani national Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab in the Mumbai attack case.

Lalu rides the ‘Bullet’ in Japan @ 300 km/hr

January 13, 2009 10:30:37 am

Railway Minister Lalu Prasad,who has an ambitious plan for introducing high-speed train corridor in the country,took a ride on the bullet train in Tokyo.

Despite calling off strike,truckers’ leaders denied bail

January 13, 2009 10:01:11 am

Six leaders of transporters were denied bail by a Delhi court after they were arrested for disrupting supplies of the essential commodities.

Truckers call off 8-day-strike

January 12, 2009 7:16:58 pm

The eight-day-old strike by transporters has been called off after negotiations.

Demand for handing over of DDA flats to ‘genuine’ allottees

January 12, 2009 7:12:47 pm

A body of successful applicants of the DDA's housing scheme has appealed to cancel allotments of only bogus applicants and punish only the guilty.

FIR filed against Raje in land allotment case

January 12, 2009 6:54:44 pm

Police have registered a case against Vasundhra Raje in a case of land allotment to a trust headed by her.

Govt calls Satyam a unique case,mulls bailout

January 12, 2009 5:16:48 pm

The Government is looking at all aspects to help troubled outsourcer Satyam Computer Services Ltd,Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath said.

Indian airports world’s most-delayed: Forbes

January 12, 2009 4:55:17 pm

Indian airports emerge as the world's most-delayed airports with most frequent late arrivals in 2008,according to Forbes magazine. 'India takes the prize as the country with most frequent late arrivals in our second annual tallying of the world's most-delayed airports,' Forbes said.

Shibu Soren,deputy CM Marandi resign from seats

January 12, 2009 4:41:37 pm

Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren resigned from his post,shortly after his deputy Stephen Marandi put in his papers.