The New Indian Express - Nation - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:22:34 +0530 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:07:22 +0530 Nation Modi Government to Revamp Nehru Museum, Congress Cries Foul On whether there will be inclusion of the work of current government as part of introducing components relating to modern India. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:22:32 +0530 Loss of Rs.25,000 Crore, Says Corporate Body as Strike Hits India A nationwide strike called by trade unions hit India hard as millions of industrial and blue collar workers struck work, affecting all vital sectors of the economy in varying degrees. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:56:48 +0530 Modi Government 'Subverting, Diluting' the Spirit of NMML: Congress Congress today came down heavily on the Narendra Modi government accusing it of "subverting and diluting" the essential spirit and character of the symbol of national struggle. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:53:30 +0530 Naved Had Performed Security Duty at JuD Congregation Naved had undergone arms training at a Lashkar-e-Taiba camp at a jungle near Muzaffarabad. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:53:27 +0530 Aviation Ministry Working on Air Fares After PM's Concerns However, the sources ruled out official regulation of airfares since it would against the grain of competition and free market principles. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:52:48 +0530 Striking Similarity in Murders of Dabholkar, Pansare, Kalburgi: Congress He alleged that the RSS has always indulged in violent measures to eliminate those who have opposed their views. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:52:01 +0530 Kalburgi Murder: CID Begins Probe CID is also probing whether there was a "larger conspiracy" to eliminate rationalist and progressive thinkers. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:51:17 +0530 US Strongly Supports India's Bid for Permanent Seat in SC The US "strongly supports" India's bid for a permanent seat in an expanded UN Security Council, its Ambassador to India Richard Verma said here today. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:50:37 +0530 Tangible Change Will Soon be Visible on Ground in JK: Mehbooba People will soon see tangible transformation in every sector as several significant initiatives have been launched by the Government. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:49:39 +0530 Left Parties Claim All India General Strike a Great Success "Despite this, people of West Bengal confronted such terror and observed a virtual state-level hartal," the CPI(M) statement claimed. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:48:26 +0530 Mamata Trying to Prove Herself as Loyal BJP Ally: Left Front The Left Front will organise a 'Protest Day' in the state tomorrow against the attack on its workers during today's strike, he said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:47:29 +0530 Coal Scam: Manmohan Singh Knew Everything on Jindal Firm; Koda Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was "aware of everything" in the process of allocating a coal block to Naveen Jindal group firm. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:46:49 +0530 'Police Silent on Giving Protection to Other Religious Places' In his oral submission, the counsel also asked why there was "discrimination" with granting protection to the sites of other religions. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:46:45 +0530 AP: Strike Evokes Mix Response in Prakasam District However, the recognised union of APSRTC - National Mazudur union (NMU) stayed away from the strike. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:45:49 +0530 BJP Demands Odisha Health Minister's Resignation Over Infant Deaths "This is high time, the minister steps down and the government ensures that no more children dies at Sishu Bhavan," BJP leader Samir Mohanty said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:41:35 +0530 Manipuri Students Demand President's Rule in Northeast State The protesters demanded withdrawal of Manipur police commandos from all tribal areas in the state and urged that Central forces be deployed there. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:40:43 +0530 MNF Asks Centre to Probe Death of Tribals in Manipur Firing MNF criticises the Congress government in Manipur for enacting a legislation "endangering the rights of the tribals of the state," a press release issued by the party said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:37:37 +0530 'Kashmir Handicrafts Can Sell Like Hot Cakes if Better Marketed' Mufti called for a concerted effort to overcome challenges in better marketing of hand-made products in the burgeoning domestic and international markets. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:35:55 +0530 Omar Takes Dig at RSS Over Coordination Meet With BJP Omar took a dig at RSS over its coordination meeting with BJP and questioned how it could be called a 'social organisation'. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:26:38 +0530 Names of 50 Lakh Ineligible Beneficiaries Deleted From Odisha NFSA List Odisha govt deleted names of 50 lakh ineligible beneficiaries from the list of people to benefit from NFSA. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:24:17 +0530 Syndicate Claiming to Sell Tiger Parts From India Busted Authorities in Malaysia busted a syndicate that claimed to be selling tiger parts sourced from India and made arrests. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:22:44 +0530 NSUI Protests Against Pakistan Shelling, Asks Modi to Break Silence NSUI protested against the silence of Modi in the wake of the continuous cross-border firing targeting civilians. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:11:52 +0530 Ex-servicemen Begin Indefinite Strike in Goa for OROP The one rank, one pension (OROP) stir reached Goa, the home state of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:28:55 +0530 AgustaWestland Case: ED Set to Take Over Tainted Assets The Enforcement Directorate is set to take possession of properties worth Rs 1.12 crore allegedly belonging to an Italian national involved. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:24:56 +0530 No Role for Any Third Party in Indo-Pak Talks: BJP BJP said there was no role for any third party, including Hurriyat Conference, in the talks process between India and Pakistan. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:32:10 +0530 BJP-RSS Meet 'Mockery' of Constitution: AAP Aam Aadmi Party today questioned the RSS-BJP meet saying it amounted to "mockery" of the Constitution. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:28:37 +0530 Modi Government's Smart Cities Project Ignored Villages: Akhilesh Akhilesh claimed that Modi government's Smart Cities project ignored villages while administration in UP is focusing on planned development. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:21:12 +0530 Court Frames Rape Charges Against Mahmood Farooqui Court kept pending Farooqui's bail plea, likely to decide after recording evidence of the complainant who has been summoned. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:16:34 +0530 Left Members, MMK MLA Display Placards in House Against Centre Later, they stated a walkout and began shouting slogans against the Union government in the corridors. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:11:52 +0530 Muslims Don’t Need Certificate to Prove Their Patriotism: Chief Imam’t-Need-Certificate-to-Prove-Their-Patriotism-Chief-Imam/2015/09/02/article3006926.ece We are Indians and we don’t need to give any certificate to prove that,” the Chief Imam added. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:07:43 +0530’t-Need-Certificate-to-Prove-Their-Patriotism-Chief-Imam/2015/09/02/article3006926.ece Nitish's DNA Went Wrong After Aligning With Lalu: Rudy Pratap Rudy raked up a controversy alleging that Kumar's DNA has gone wrong after aligning with Lalu. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:48:28 +0530 India Criticises UNDP for Ignoring Developing Countries India has criticised the UN Development Programme for ignoring concerns of developing countries. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:38:22 +0530 Australia Opposes 'Militarisation' in South China Sea, Says India's Role 'Critical' Andrews opposed the use of intimidation and aggression in the disputed South China Sea and said India's role was critical. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:35:02 +0530 CWG Scam: Main Accused T.P Singh Sentenced to Six Years in Jail The Delhi Court on Wednesday also sentenced five persons, including four MCD officials to a four year jail term. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:30:23 +0530 Vyapam Case: CBI Collects Aaj Tak Journalist's Medical Reports In CBI's probe to unravel the cause of mysterious death of Aaj Tak journalist Akshay, it collected his medical reports. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:17:54 +0530 Body of Man Found Hanging From Tree Near South Delhi Mall The body of an unidentified man was found hanging from a tree in a forested area near a shopping mall in south Delhi. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:11:02 +0530 Goa BJP Leader Fined Rs. 20 Lakh by GCZMA For Destroying Mangroves GCZMA asked the administration to recover Rs 20 lakh fine from Anil Hoble for allegedly destroying mangroves. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:06:57 +0530 Ex-servicemen Blame Jaitley for OROP Deadlock Ex-servicemen blamed Jaitey for the impasse and said their protest will continue till their demand is met. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:35:42 +0530 Mixed Impact of Strike on Ports in Mumbai Operations at Mumbai Port Trust were completely stopped due to the national strike today, but cargo handling at country's largest container port JNPT across the harbour was only partially hit as operations continued in its two private terminals. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:21:12 +0530 Arunachal Reeling Under Flood-like Situation Arunachal reels under flood-like situation due to incessant rains even as work for restoration of essential services was on. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:16:50 +0530 Sheena Case: Sanjeev Khanna's Laptop, Bank Documents Seized Police seized a laptop, papers related to bank accounts, investments of accused Sanjeev from his residence. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:06:51 +0530 Strike Evokes Partial Response in Jharkhand Shops, educational institutions and markets were open while vehicles plied on the roads Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:01:59 +0530 Nationwide Strike Fails to Create Impact in Arunachal Pradesh Nationwide one-day strike called by ten central trade unions failed to create any impact in Arunachal Pradesh. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:59:04 +0530 Social, Economic and Issues Confronting Modi Government Discussed in RSS Meet Top ministers, BJP leaders joined the three-day RSS meet to brainstorm over key issues confronting the Modi government. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:54:07 +0530 West-Central Railway Zone Free of Unmanned Level Crossings The West-Central Railway has become the first railway zone to eliminate all unmanned level crossings from its region. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:43:22 +0530 Convene Meeting of Panel on Trafficking, Sex Workers: DCW to Delhi Government According to a DCW official, Delhi Chief Secretary agreed to re-convene a meeting of the committee in this regard. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:37:40 +0530 Army Man Killed in Gun Battle With Militants in Baramulla An army personnel was killed in an encounter with militants in Baramulla district of north Kashmir today, police said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:35:36 +0530 Daily Life Stays Normal in Bihar; Banking Services Hit However, private sector banks, including ICICI and HDFC, remained open in the city and elsewhere in the state. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:04:11 +0530 CPIM-TMC Workers Clash in Murshidabad District CPI(M) and Trinamool Congress workers today clashed here during the general strike called by trade unions. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:01:46 +0530 Trade Union's National Strike Hits Normal Life; Bengal, Kerala Among Most Affected The strike affected transport, banking operations and other services in various parts of the country. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:57:40 +0530 Commuters Hit Hard by Trade Unions' National Strike The government had yesterday appealed to trade unions to call off the agitation in the interest of workers and nation. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:22 +0530 Bhitarkanika a Congenial Habitat for Sparrows Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha's Kendrapara district has emerged as a congenial habitat for house sparrows. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:51:00 +0530 Strike Affects Normal Life in Assam Picketeers squatted on the railway tracks at many places affecting train movement before they were removed by the security forces, they said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:41:22 +0530 PM Modi to Visit Bodh Gaya on September 5 Modi will be offering prayers at the world famous Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya, Bihar on September 5. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:38:15 +0530 Sheena Bora Murder: Peter Records Statement; Indrani, Other Accused Quizzed Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:27:35 +0530 BJP, RSS Leaders Meet in Delhi Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:39:01 +0530 Woman Allegedly Raped by Uber Driver Dismisses Lawsuit Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:38:06 +0530 Nation-wide Strike Against Anti-worker Policies is Effective, Says Dasgupta Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:19:26 +0530 Trade Unions' Country-wide Strike Over NDA's Proposed Changes in Labor Laws Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:12:13 +0530 Banking, Insurance Operations Hit as Employees Strike Work Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:07:43 +0530 Indian Tourist Arrivals in Switzerland up by 26pc in January-June Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:04:29 +0530 Elaborate Arrangements Ahead of Janmashtami Festival in Mathura Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:54:23 +0530 Sporadic Violence During Shutdown in Bengal Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:51:20 +0530 BJP Meeting Attacked in Nandigram; 2 Injured, 4 Missing Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:50:25 +0530 India Regulator Accuses Google of Online Search Abuse Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:49:08 +0530 India, Pakistan Must Use Dialogue to Stop Bloodshed, Says NCP Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:47:19 +0530 'Nation-wide' Strike Result of PM Modi Government's Lost Credibility: Congress Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:44:41 +0530 Sheena Bora Murder Case: Peter Mukerjea Interrogated by Mumbai Police Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:34:31 +0530 Strike Affects Normal Life in Bihar Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:29:11 +0530 Social Media Attacks Against Modi Critics Not Directed by us: BJP IT Cell Chief Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:17:26 +0530 Indrani's Troubled Past May Have Driven Her to Extreme Behaviour: Experts Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:13:37 +0530 Maharashtra Joins 300 Million Workers in all India Strike Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:02:39 +0530 Strike Hits Normal Life in Punjab, Haryana Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:56:55 +0530 Security Forces, Militants Engage in Gun Battle in Baramulla Encounter between militants and security forces is underway in Rafiabad in Baramulla district today. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:48:11 +0530 Trade Union's Country-wide Strike Over Proposed Labour Laws Cripples Public Transport The concerned Divisional Managers have been appointed as Nodal Officer for their respective Divisions and asked to set up 24-hour Control Room Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:39:12 +0530 Banking Operations Hit Across the Country: Union leader Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:59:23 +0530 TU Strike may Hit Essential Services Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:23:45 +0530 Modi Takes Credit for Shifting Poll Agenda Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:23:34 +0530 Eight Killed as Manipur Plunges Into Violence Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:23:24 +0530 Cops to Reconstruct Sheena Face Using Skull Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:21:24 +0530 Be Prepared for Small Wars, Says Army Chief Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:21:15 +0530 Centre Decides to go Easy on Taxing Foreign Investors In one of the biggest reforms so far, govt accepts Shah panel recommendation on inapplicability of retrospective tax on overseas portfolio investors till April 1, 2015; I-T Act up for amendment Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:21:04 +0530 5 Officers in Race for J and K Chief Secy Job Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:18:13 +0530 SC Concern over Indian POWs in Pakistan Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:18:05 +0530 SC Welcomes Steps to Implement Quota for Differently-abled Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:16:00 +0530 Railway Launches Paperless Unreserved Ticketing System in Metro Cities Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:55 +0530 After Release on High Court Order, Masarat Arrested Again Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:50 +0530 Dates for Sri Lanka PM's Delhi Visit Yet to be Finalised Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:38 +0530 Disclose caste Census, Congress Tells Centre Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:31 +0530 PM Skirted Queries on Package: Nitish Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:26 +0530 OROP: Core Group Mulls Two-phased Implementation Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:15:21 +0530 ISI Sheltered Mullah Omar, Says Email to Hillary Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:12:58 +0530 VHP Flays Ansari's Call for 'Affirmative Action' Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:08:28 +0530 Dossier to Punch Holes in Pakistan Claim on Naved Identity Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:05:13 +0530 More Than 2,000 Thiruvalluvar Varsity Teachers Under-Qualified Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:04:14 +0530 Cops Trace Vendor From Whom Rai, Indrani Bought Suitcases Indrani, her previous husband Sanjeev Khanna, and Rai are in police custody in connection with the 2012 murder. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:15:28 +0530 Mumbai Police Registers Fresh FIR Against Radhe Maa The FIR was registered yesterday by the suburban Borivali police after TV actress Dolly Bindra accused Radhe Maa of intimidation, sexual harassment and voyeurism. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:03:29 +0530 Mobile Internet Ban Lifted in Gujarat Except Ahmedabad Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:32:39 +0530 Deadlock on Rafale Fighter Jets Broken, DAC Approves Further Talks Approval was also granted for the purchase of seven squadrons of Akash missiles for the air force and eight Chetak helicopters for the navy. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:26:10 +0530 AAP Promises 1 Lakh Jobs, Free Wi-fi in Colleges Ahead of DUSU Polls Speaking before Kejriwal, Sisodia announced the government's decision to launch the higher education loan scheme, named after late former President A P J Abdul Kalam. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:04:50 +0530