The New Indian Express - Nation - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:36:58 +0530 Sat, 26 Jul 2014 03:55:19 +0530 Nation Bengal Encephalitis Toll 113, Mamata Suspends Three Health Officials Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:37:55 +0530 Kaptan Singh Solanki Appointed New Haryana Governor Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:20:25 +0530 Pak Troops Violate Ceasefire Again, Target Indian Posts in J-K Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:01:42 +0530 CAG Report Slams Chhattisgarh Govt Run Tribal Hostels Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:56:34 +0530 Received Guidance From President Mukherjee: Modi Modi congratulated the President upon his completing two years in office and said under Mukherjee's guidance, the country has got a "new direction". Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:39:21 +0530 Home Tutor Accused of Brutally Beating Up Kid Arrested Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:15:53 +0530 NHRC Notice to Odisha, Andhra, Kar, TN on Bonded Labour Issue Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:11:07 +0530 Former UP Minister, 25 Others Booked on Charges of Assault Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:57:06 +0530 Centre to Promote Medical Tourism Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:53:05 +0530 SC Notice on Hiking Acid Attack Victims' Compensation Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:45:21 +0530 Sushma Swaraj in Kathmandu, Says Nepal High Priority Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:38:50 +0530 Happy for Sania, But What About my Award, Asks Saina Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:28:44 +0530 SC Notice to EC on Displaying Candidates Photo on EVM Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:06:02 +0530 Haryana SGPC Will Never be a Reality: Badal Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:02:11 +0530 Congress Not Entitled to Leader of Opposition Post: AG Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:58:25 +0530 Delhi Metro shuts two stations over protest Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:44:12 +0530 Govt Asked to Make Arrangement for Roy to Meet Buyers in Tihar Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:20:23 +0530 Modi 'Myth Exposed' By U'khand Bypoll Results: Congress Buoyed by assembly bye-election results in Uttarakhand, Congress today said it showed the Narendra Modi "myth" was getting "exposed" within sixty days of NDA coming to power at the Centre. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:04:27 +0530 Seven Killed in IAF Chopper Crash in UP An Indian Air Force helicopter, which was going towards Allahabad, crashed in Manipurwa in Ataria area. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:53:18 +0530 Cease 'activities' in Pakistani Kashmir, China told Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:08:42 +0530 UPSC Protest: Commuters Hassled by Shut Metro Stations Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:04:17 +0530 Nine Rail Corridors to Have 160-200 Km per Hour Speed Railways has identified nine corridors for taking action to raise the speed of passenger trains to 160-200 kmph, the Rajya Sabha was told today. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:58:30 +0530 Wait not long to get black money back: Jaitley Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi government was moving fast on bringing back the ill-gotten money stashed away by Indians in tax havens abroad. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:22:46 +0530 50 Soldiers Died in Siachen in Last 3 Years: Govt Fifty soldiers lost their lives in Siachen Glacier due to climatic conditions and avalanches in the last three years , Lok Sabha was informed today. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:55:12 +0530 India Asks China to Cease Activities in PoK: Jaitley Government keeps an eye on Chinese presence in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and has asked China to "cease such activities" there, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley informed Lok Sabha today. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:22:42 +0530 Medical Negligence Can Be Criminal Offence: Tripura HC The Tripura High Court has observed that medical negligence can be termed a criminal offence, a lawyer said here Friday. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:13:02 +0530 Agitating Civil Service Aspirants Stopped from Marching Towards Parliament A group of Civil Services aspirants agitating against 'language discrimination' today tried to march towards Parliament but were stopped by the police which later took them into preventive custody. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:31:41 +0530 Jayalalithaa Announces Rs.2,325 Crore Road Projects Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday announced road and bridge projects across the state involving an outlay of Rs.2,325 crore. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:05:17 +0530 Lucknow Rape: Victim's Kids Join Family Dharna for CBI Probe Children of a 35-year-old widow, who was found brutally murdered in Mohanlalganj area, Friday joined a dharna that her family has been holding at GPO Crossing here for the past three days to demand a CBI probe in the case. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:27:57 +0530 India Summons Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner over Mumbai Trial India today summoned Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner and lodged a strong protest against the adjournment of the ongoing Mumbai terror attack case trial in Pakistan. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:22:11 +0530 Rajya Sabha Disrupted Over UPSC Exam Row The Rajya Sabha was disrupted Friday over baton charge on UPSC aspirants in Delhi. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:54:03 +0530 Harish Rawat Wins Uttarakhand Assembly Bypoll Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat Friday won the bypoll for the Dharchula assembly seat, election officials said. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:43:34 +0530 Ruckus in Parliament Over UPSC Exam Row Opposition Friday created ruckus in Parliament over the issue of regional language aspirants having disadvantage in Civil Services examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:31:49 +0530 Army Fully Geared up to Take on Challenges: Army Chief Addressing the 15th anniversary of Kargil War Vijay Diwas, General Bikram Singh said army is stationed at the border and has the ability to protect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the country. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:54:43 +0530 SC Issues Notice to Centre on Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Case SC issues notice to Centre on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict S Nalini's plea for release from jail. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:36:34 +0530 15-year-old Girl Abducted and Gangraped in Kethora Village The girl was allegedly raped by Saleem Qureshi and Zahirat yesterday, SHO Kamal Yadav said. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:31:27 +0530 Army Foils Infiltration Bid in Jammu and Kashmir The army Thursday night foiled an infiltration bid by militants from across the line of control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said Friday. It was the second such attempt by the guerrillas in the last two days. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:57:02 +0530 Army Chief Pays Tribute to Kargil War Martyrs Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh Friday paid tribute to the martyrs of 1999 Kargil war in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region on the occasion of 15th Vijay Diwas. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:36:19 +0530 Follow Same Fee Pattern, SFMCs Told The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the association of private self-financing medical colleges in Kerala to follow the same fee structure and formula of seat-sharing in accordance with the state government’s policy. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:09:30 +0530 Expedite Cases on MPs, Says PM Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:09:05 +0530 SC to Hear Roy's Petition for Shifting Stay Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:08:54 +0530 CBI Registers 2 Fresh Cases in Coalgate The CBI, probing alleged irregularities in the allocation of coal blocks, has registered fresh cases against two firms in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh after taking cognisance of the CVC review report. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:08:04 +0530 Government Plans Debate on Judges' Appointment The Law Minister has written to leaders of major political parties seeking their concurrence on the Bill dealing with the issue Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:07:06 +0530 BJP, RSS Leaders Discuss Plans for Better Ties A fortnight after Amit Shah took over the reins of the BJP, efforts have been sped up for forming a new team and ensuring better coordination between the party and the RSS. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:05:51 +0530 Government Plans to Issue Ramadan Appeal to Iraq Captors External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday sought Parliament to make a joint appeal to the captors of 41 Indian construction workers in Iraq to release them as a “Ramadan gift”.  Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:04:25 +0530 After 17 Years, Indian PM to Visit Nepal Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:03:28 +0530 Gowda Blames Bus Driver for Collision Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:02:40 +0530 Now, Congress Takes a Left Turn on Disinvestment That the Congress is taking a left-of-the-center turn burying the two-decade old Manmohanomics has often been speculated about in the recent months, but the stance taken by the party during the debates on general budget and Railway budget, particularly in the Lok Sabha, increasingly makes it an evident fact. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:01:38 +0530 Shiv Sena Flays 'Hush' on rapes by Fasting Men A day after it drew nationwide condemnation for force-feeding a fasting Muslim, the Shiv Sena on Thursday alleged that the Parliamentarians and the media overlooked incidents where Muslims raped in the holy month of Ramadan. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:00:50 +0530 Force-feeding Case: PIL Filed in Delhi High Court Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:00:00 +0530 Jaitley Defends FDI in Insurance, Defence The Finance Minister says the country needs investment from outside to bounce back to 8 per cent growth rate from the present 5 per cent . Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:54:02 +0530 NCP to Take Call on Congress Alliance on Saturday Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:28:27 +0530 JD(U), BJP Clash in Bihar Legislature Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:28:07 +0530 IAF Men Lose Money in Debit Card Fraud Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:27:53 +0530 Japan to Showcase Seaplane to Navy Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:27:27 +0530 List Conditions for Lifting AFSPA: Omar The J&K CM says ‘some people in Delhi’ are averse to scrapping the controversial law Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:27:07 +0530 BJP Dares Didi to Hold Municipal Polls Soon Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:26:50 +0530 TMC Union Leader Arrested for Assaulting Coal Mine Manager Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:26:34 +0530 Three Prisoners Killed in Rajasthan Jail Clash Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:30:23 +0530 UPSC Aspirants Clash with Police, Burn Vehicles in North Delhi Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:17:23 +0530 New Museum to Open for Public at Rashtrapati Bhavan Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:08:05 +0530 NCW Seeks Guidelines on Online Content Offensive to Women Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:33:01 +0530 Force-Feeding: PIL Seeks Action Against Shiv Sena MPs Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:23:02 +0530 Britain to Start Deputy High Commisioner's Office in Ahmedabad Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:14:55 +0530 Kolkata Police Fan Out for Elusive Teacher Who Beat Toddler Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:06:17 +0530 Sahara Chief Seeks SC Nod for Shifting to Tihar Guest House Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:14:20 +0530 School Kid Assaulted by Senior Student's Father Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:03:44 +0530 Katju Should Have Disclosed All the Facts, Says Karunanidhi Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:57:33 +0530 23-Yr-Old Woman Gangraped in South-West Delhi Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:51:20 +0530 John Kerry to Visit India July 30 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:50:48 +0530 PM Seeks Roadmap on Fast-tracking Cases Against Politicians It is learnt that Modi asked the Home Minister the Law Minister to work together to draw up the blueprint in the coming days. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:14:03 +0530 Seven Wanted Naxals Arrested in Chhattisgarh Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:52:00 +0530 Centre Unlikely to Intervene in Force-feeding Incident Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:34:00 +0530 Modi to Visit Nepal August 3-4 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:14:39 +0530 CBI Files Two Fresh Cases in Coal Block Allocation Scam Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:00:25 +0530 Over 25,000 People in 42 Villages Affected In Floods in Assam Over 25,000 people have been affected in 42 villages across Assam in second round of floods this year. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:33:32 +0530 Housing society scam: Six retd public servants get jail Six retired public servants have been sentenced to one year imprisonment by a Delhi court in one of the corruption cases pertaining to a Rs 4000 crore CGHS scam which dates back to the 1970s. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:52:47 +0530 NDA Govt Engaging Political Parties on Law for Appointing Judges Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:38:26 +0530 PIL in SC over Katju Controversy Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:30:00 +0530 Bus Tragedy: All Dreams Shattered Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:58:12 +0530 Indian Captives in Iraq Safe: Sushma Swaraj The 39 Indian workers held captive in Iraq are safe and getting proper food and water, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Thursday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:42:42 +0530 Shortage of 1,650 IAS Officers in Country: Govt There is a shortage of about 1,651 IAS officers in the country, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:09:28 +0530 PM condoles death of students in Telangana accident Narendra Modi Thursday expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the students who lost their lives when a train rammed into a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:49:50 +0530 Government to Speak Friday on Shiv Sena MP Row Government Thursday told the Rajya Sabha it will inform the house Friday about facts of the incident in which a Shiv Sena MP tried to force food into the mouth of a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:38:32 +0530 Arrest of Sabyasachi a Drama; Central Agency Must Probe: BJP Terming the arrest of top Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda as "stage managed", BJP today alleged a nexus between ruling BJD leaders and rebels and demanded probe by a central agency. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:32:33 +0530 7 Officials Suspended for Fault in Construction of Apartment Seven officials, including an IAS officer, has been suspended for alleged faults in the construction of an apartment at Gomtinagar here during the previous BSP regime. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:22:29 +0530 India Loses Up to 2 Mn Tons Foodgrain Production Due to Waterlogging Government today said up to two million tonnes of foodgrains production get lost every year in the country due to the problem of waterlogging. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:35:11 +0530 Steps Initiated for Good Quality Catering: Gowda To ensure good quality catering in trains, the government today said various steps, including imposition of heavy penalties on entities for deficient services, are being initiated. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:32:22 +0530 Kawad Yatra: Three Lord Shiva Devotees Killed in Muzaffarnagar Three Lord Shiva devotees were killed in separate incidents in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts here, police said today. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:19:06 +0530 Nearly 35 Per cent of Goa's Water Goes Unbilled: CAG An average 35 per cent of drinking water in Goa in 2012-13 was "unaccounted" for, leading to a revenue loss of Rs 77 crore to the state exchequer. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:09:11 +0530 Telangana Accident Unfortunate: Sadananda Gowda Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda today termed as unfortunate the death of people in Telangana when a train rammed into a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:31:03 +0530 Maha Sadan Fracas: Sena Defends MPs, Says Issue Politicised Under fire for a party MP allegedly forcing a fasting Muslim worker to eat, Shiv Sena today said it was a "protest against mismanagement" at Maharashtra Sadan and held that the entire issue was given a "communal colour only to derive "political mileage" and to "malign" the party's image. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:16:11 +0530 Five Karbi Peoples Liberation Army Militants Arrested in Assam Five militants, including the general secretary of the Karbi Peoples Liberation Army (KPLT), were arrested by a joint police and Army team from Krogaon in Karbi Anglong district today. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:55:32 +0530 Former Maharashtra Minister Mohan Patil Passes Away Former Maharashtra minister and senior PWP leader Mohan Patil today passed away following prolonged illness in neighbouring Raigad district, family sources said. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:51:24 +0530 Army Chief to Pay Tribute to Kargil War Martyrs Defence sources said Bikram Singh, who is retiring July 31 will visit the Drass area Friday and will then fly back to New Delhi. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:08:15 +0530 Force-feeding Roti to Muslim Sparks Rage in Parliament Political joust almost turns physical in Parliament; video shows Sena MP’s high-handedness; didn’t know employee’s religion, says Vichare Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:48:53 +0530 Race for CM Post Hots up Within Delhi BJP At a time when uncertainty prevails in the BJP camp over formation of a new government in Delhi, fight for the Chief Minister’s post has intensified within the party.  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:48:12 +0530 Rahul Stuck on Making Long-term Plans for Congress The Congress can be caught in “short-term” bickering, but vice-president Rahul Gandhi is still into “long-term” planning. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:47:20 +0530 India, Pakistan Foreign Secretaries Meet on August 25 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:46:12 +0530 Forum of BJP MPs' Wives Holds Meeting Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:45:39 +0530