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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:48:24 +0530 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:00:58 +0530 Nation 19 Ceasefire Violations by Pakistani Troopers During Modi Regime Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:41:20 +0530 Eyeing 2016 Elections, Shah to Revamp BJP in Bengal Enthused by the party’s recent performance in the state, the BJP central leadership has drawn up a plan to successfully combat the upcoming Assembly polls Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:41:08 +0530 Encephalitis Kills 105 in Bengal Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:40:54 +0530 UPA Publicity Bill Scaled Rs 2,048 Crore in 3 Years Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:40:38 +0530 BJP CM Pick for Jammu and Kashmir Likely to be Muslim Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:40:28 +0530 AAP Decides not to Contest Haryana Assembly Polls Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:40:08 +0530 Two Dissident Ministers Sacked in Assam Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:37:23 +0530 Enough Evidence to Charge Sheet Marans: AG Mukul Rohtagi said the available material with CBI is enough to prosecute the former Telecom Minister and his brother Kalanithi in the Aircel Maxis case. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:33:32 +0530 Manmohan's Office Intervened in Madras HC Judge Case: Government The PMO during the UPA tenure had sought clarification after the SC collegium expressed its hesitation to recommended extension for an HC judge who was facing corruption charges. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:02:37 +0530 Pakistan Should Be Taught a Lesson: Ramdev Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:13:24 +0530 Is Rape the Only News You Have to Cover, Asks Karnataka CM CM Siddaramaiah, who was miffed by the relentless telecast by regional and national news channels about rapes in the city, assured that the government was doing everything to ensure women's safety Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:10:37 +0530 Congress Seeks Answers From Government on Arunachal Map Issue Congress demanded that the government inform the House whether the matter was highlighted during the recent deliberations with Chinese leaders. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:59:00 +0530 PM Should Show His Face in Parliament Once a Week: Kharge Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:50:25 +0530 UPSC Language Issue Raised in RS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:44:56 +0530 Bhimsen's Property Gets Embroiled in Dispute between Children Raghvendra, Joshi's son from first wife, claims that his father was not of sound mind due to illness and hospitalisation for brain tumour when he purportedly signed his will on September 22, 2008 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:32:42 +0530 Wadia Threw Burning Cigarettes at My Face: Zinta to Police Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:26:22 +0530 2G Money Laundering Case: Order on Raja, Kanimozhi Bail Aug 6 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:23:44 +0530 Ram Naik Sworn in as UP Governor Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:02:36 +0530 Congress, Government Spar Over LoP Issue Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:01:18 +0530 NHRC's Notice to Karnataka Over Bangalore Rape Case Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:40:38 +0530 102 Die Due to Encephalitis in North Bengal Encephalitis has taken 42 lives in north Bengal in the last two days, taking the total toll to 102 till today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:00:17 +0530 Mukherjee to Dedicate 1st Phase of Museum in Rashtrapati Bhavan President will dedicate to the nation the first phase of the Rashtrapati Bhavan museum which will bring alive the history of Presidential Palace using animations, laser and holographic projections. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:16:24 +0530 Tourism Ministry to Get Rs 600 Crore for Two New Schemes Government has proposed to allocate Rs 600 crore for development of tourism circuits and pilgrimage centres, the Lok Sabha was told today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:32:04 +0530 SC Turns Down Subrata Roy's plea for Parole Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:54:34 +0530 New National Policy for Senior Citizens Under Finalisation: Govt The new National Policy for Senior Citizens is under finalisation, the Lok Sabha was informed today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:22:07 +0530 Shortage of Passport Booklets Figures in RS The issue of shortage of blank passport booklets leading to inordinate delay in issuance of passports today figured in Rajya Sabha with members demanding immediate intervention of the government. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:55:59 +0530 1137 Teachers Sacked Over Fake Degree, Invalid Documents Bihar government today said that the services of 1137 fixed pay teachers in schools have been terminated as they had acquired the job on the basis of fake and invalid documents and initiated action against those responsible for their appointment. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:50:08 +0530 ‘597 Defence Personnel Committed Suicide in Last 5 Years’‘597-Defence-Personnel-Committed-Suicide-in-Last-5-Years’/2014/07/22/article2343679.ece The armed forces lost 597 personnel to suicide in the last five years while 1,349 officers quit the Army during the same period, Rajya Sabha was informed today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:45:52 +0530‘597-Defence-Personnel-Committed-Suicide-in-Last-5-Years’/2014/07/22/article2343679.ece Inputs Suggest Threat of Terror Attacks on Amarnath Yatra:Govt There are intelligence inputs which suggest threat of terrorist attacks on Amarnath pilgrims, Lok Sabha was informed today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:37:11 +0530 Three soldiers arrested for molesting girl in Bihar Three soldiers were arrested in Bihar's Khagaria district for molesting a girl on a train, police said Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:10:46 +0530 Pak Violated Ceasefire 19 Times Since Modi Took Over Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:50:03 +0530 Three soldiers arrested for molesting girl in Bihar Three soldiers were arrested in Bihar's Khagaria district for molesting a girl on a train, police said Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:43:18 +0530 Surat Fake Diamonds Case: Court Summons 77 Accused on September 2 A special anti-money laundering court in Ahmedabad has issued summons to 77 people after taking cognisance of the Enforcement Directorate charge sheet in the Rs 5,000-crore Surat fake diamond trade and hawala scam. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:31:19 +0530 Furore in Parliament over Judicial Appointments Government today admitted that a Supreme Court collegium during the UPA rule had recommended extension of a judge in Tamil Nadu who was under corruption cloud. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:25:27 +0530 Army Jawan Killed in Pakistani Firing Along LoC An Indian soldier was killed Tuesday when Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, the military said. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:01:29 +0530 India's Mars Orbiter Spacecraft Nearing Red Planet India's Mars Orbiter spacecraft that left the Earth last November is nearing the Red planet with all its payloads in good condition, ISRO said Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:26:12 +0530 Drabu Named on PDP's Assembly Polls 'Manifesto Committee' Economist Haseeb Drabu, who recently joined opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been named on the party's nine-member committee, tasked to draft the manifesto for the forthcoming assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:00:24 +0530 Body of Guerrilla Found in Jammu and Kashmir The Border Security Force (BSF) Tuesday recovered the body of a slain guerrilla after an infiltration bid was foiled in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:28 +0530 10,000 'Methamphetamine' Tablets Seized in Mizoram Ten thousand tablets of pshychostimulant drug 'Methamphetamine' were seized from three persons at Vaivakawn locality here, Mizoram Excise and Narcotics Department Commissioner L Hmunsanga said today. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:14:46 +0530 Corrupt Judge Charge: Katju Poses Six Questions to Lahoti Former SC judge Markandey Katju, who alleged that three Chief Justices of India made "improper compromises" during UPA rule in allowing a judge under corruption cloud to continue in office, today posed six questions to one them--Justice R C Lahoti--on the issue. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:46:25 +0530 Another Batch of Devotees Leave for Amarnath Cave Shrine Amid tight security, the 26th batch of pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:09:03 +0530 Three Found Unconscious in Honda City Car in Delhi, Die Three men were found unconscious Monday night in a car in Delhi. They died after being taken to hospital, police said Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:48:45 +0530 Akhilesh Yadav Orders Audit of Government Departments Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has ordered internal auditing of all the government departments, an official said Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:31:33 +0530 Minor Fire Breaks out in Delhi Police Headquarters A minor fire broke out in the fourth floor of the Delhi Police Headquarters here this morning, fire officials said. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:18:08 +0530 Four Killed in LPG Explosion in Kashmir's Baltal Base Camp Four people were killed Tuesday when a cooking gas cylinder (LPG) exploded in a community kitchen in Kashmir's Baltal base camp of the Amarnath Yatra, police said. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:33:34 +0530 In Pan-India Congress Revolt, Rane, Sarma Go Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:10:32 +0530 Oz Min to Talk SL Tamil Issue With Sushma Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:10:05 +0530 Losing Biggie in Assam Concerns Congress More Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:09:52 +0530 Coal Scam: T K A Nair Quizzed Twice Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:09:14 +0530 'Just Looking at CBI Posting Procedure' Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:09:06 +0530 Ukraine Pins Hopes on Indo-Russian Ties Even as Ukraine is grappling with the fall-out of the Malaysian Airlines crash, Kiev wants the direct ear of New Delhi, hoping to nuance India’s broad-based support for Russia. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:08:49 +0530 Rane Doubts Chavan's Leadership Skills Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:08:29 +0530 Many Faculty Vacancies in IITs and NITs: Centre There are approximately 36.5 per cent and 40.8 per cent of teaching positions vacant in 16 IITs and 30 NITs respectively. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:07:35 +0530 Congress Takes Exception to Kavitha Remarks over J and K, Telangana Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:07:11 +0530 Differences in J and K Congress over Continuation in Coalition Government Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:04:56 +0530 Stay United to Win, Modi to Partymen Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:04:33 +0530 AAP Urges LG to Dissolve Assembly Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:04:03 +0530 Manipuri Youth Beaten to Death in Capital City A 29-year-old  man from Manipur was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five youth on Monday in Delhi’s Kotla Mubarakpur. However, the police said it was a road rage incident and not a racial attack. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:03:21 +0530 Government Refuses to Take Sides over Gaza Conflict Replying to the debate, Sushma wanted to send a joint message that both Israel and Palestine should accept Egypt’s offer of peace talks. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:59:38 +0530 Loot from MP House an Eye-opener for EC Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:59:12 +0530 Mathura Gang-rape Case: All 6 Accused Arrested All six accused in the alleged gang-rape of an 18-year-old girl in Pingari village here were arrested today, police said. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:22:31 +0530 Didn't Cave in to Any Pressure: Ex-CJs Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:15:04 +0530 DMK Squirms as Katju Claim Rocks Houses AIADMK demands probe; Left seeks answers from Congress, questions timing of charges Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:49:06 +0530 MPPEB Scam: STF Given Wider Mandate Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Won't Use Force to Take over Gurdwaras: Chattha Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Opposition Corners Centre over Ganga Clean-up Plan Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 After a 10-year Lull, Kargil Victory Gets Primacy again Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 'JD(U), Cong, RJD Alliance to Stop BJP in Bypolls' Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 BJP Spreading Lies: Didi Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 SC Notice to Ex-judge on Plea to Transfer Defamation Suit Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Maharashtra Police Deny Permission to MIM Leader Owaisi's Thane Visit Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:47:03 +0530 Ganga Cleaning Plan to be Ready by This Year-end Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0530 Sailor Dies On-board INS Kalinga Under Suspicious State Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:47:55 +0530 Modi Interacts With BJP Workers During Mumbai Visit Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:12:02 +0530 Entire Police Force Cannot Stop Rapes: UP Governor Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:15:25 +0530 Government Rejects Gaza Resolution, Says No Change in Palestine Policy External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the need of the hour was to support the Egypt-backed ceasefire proposal. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:14:36 +0530 Dabholkar Murder: Ex-Cop Slaps Defamation Notice on Magazine Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:01:01 +0530 Cong to Address Issues of Panchs, Sarpanchs in J&K Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:51:32 +0530 Modi Asks DAE to Present Human Face of India's Nuclear Capabilities Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:50:25 +0530 Manipuri Man Beaten to Death in Delhi Shaloni, 29, was assaulted around 2.30am following a spat with the attackers while he was going to a friend's house in Kotla Mubarakpur Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:28:55 +0530 Mamata Banerjee Suffers From Fear-psychosis: BJP Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:21:35 +0530 Katju's Allegations Completely Baseless: Balakrishnan Current chairperson of NHRC and former CJI K G Balakrishnan says Katju's allegations are not factually correct and deny any political pressure or corruption Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:36 +0530 SC Restores Relaxed Norms in Promotion Examinations for SC/ST Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:08:59 +0530 All Rivers Are as Divine as Ganga, Says Bharti Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:55:10 +0530 We Are in No Man's Land: DU Students Under FYUP Students say teachers are confused and are not giving any information and they accuse the authorities of completely ignoring them Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:50:59 +0530 Fire Onboard Naval Warship INS Savitri; No Casualties Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:43:44 +0530 2G Case Trial : CBI Prosecutor Faces Court's Ire The CBI prosecutor, conducting cross-examination of former Telecom Minister A Raja in the 2G spectrum allocation case trial, today faced the ire of special court for repeating questions by putting it in a "circuitous manner". Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:32:02 +0530 Congress Revolt in Maharashtra, Assam Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:25:18 +0530 Kejriwal Tells Jung to Dissolve Delhi Assembly Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:01:28 +0530 SC Notice to Ex-Sc Judge on Plea to Transfer Defamation Suit Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:43:14 +0530 Congress Disrupts MP House Proceedings Over MPPEB Scam Probe Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:58:45 +0530 Maha Industries Minister Narayan Rane Resigns Sulking Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane, who was pitching for a leadership change ahead of the state assembly elections, today resigned from the government. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:44:16 +0530 Anti-Naxal Ops: Govt Deploys 1,000 Fresh ITBP Personnel in CG In order to bolster anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh, government has deployed a fresh contingent of about 1,000 Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel in the state. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:35:00 +0530 Dissident Congress Leader Resigns from Ministership in Assam Leader of dissident Congress MLAs in Assam and state Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today resigned opposing Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's leadership. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:28:28 +0530 Assam Minister's Resignation: Cong Says Dissidence Not Against Rahul Unfazed by rebel minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's resignation, Congress today said Assam Chief Minister enjoyed majority and dismissed suggestions that the dissidence in the state was against Rahul Gandhi. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:24:51 +0530 Demand for Probe into Katju's Charges, Timing Questioned There were mixed reactions from parties to Markandey Katju's charge that three ex-Chief Justices of India had compromised in giving extension and elevation to an additional judge of Madras High Court Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:05:26 +0530 Woman Gangraped in Front of Husband A woman was allegedly gangraped in front of her husband by two youths at Ropaiabawk locality here, police said today. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:47:52 +0530 NDA Seeking Views of Parties on Judicial Commission The NDA government is seeking the views of various political parties and eminent jurists to set up a Judicial Appointments Commission. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:44:04 +0530 Rise in Rape Cases Due to Degradation of Social Values: Uma Bharti Blaming degradation of social values for rising rape and molestation cases in the country, Uma Bharti said the problem can be overcome through social pressure and compulsions. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:07:53 +0530 AIADMK Demands Probe into Allegations of Graft in Judiciary AIADMK members in Lok Sabha today sought an enquiry into the allegations of corruption in judiciary made by former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:37:38 +0530