The New Indian Express - The Sunday Standard - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 06:25:34 +0530 Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:28:45 +0530 The Sunday Standard Cash-strapped Solar City to Light India's Paris Show The finance ministry had reduced the administration’s budget for the current fiscal from `860 crore to `634.82 crore. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:34:28 +0530 Lalu 2.0: Blithe Satrap Turned Mentor Knowing that his sons are greenhorns who need support to perform, the RJD chief has summoned two of his old trusted bureaucrats to assist them. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:34:28 +0530 Patents for Handicrafts Popular Abroad Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:34:28 +0530 Panel Slams Army Over Sexual Harassment Case In the report, seen by The Sunday Standard, the Presiding Officer (identity withheld) stated that witnesses were not allowed to appear before it. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:30:45 +0530 New Aviation Rules to Add Wings to Private Airlines This decision is seen as a welcome move for the domestic carriers who are looking forward to expand their fleet in the fast growing aviation sector here. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:30:45 +0530 Government Rolls out Norms for Pollution Control Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:30:44 +0530 Insider Out At the end, it had to be declared a drawn game and the next match, will be announced soon. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:30:41 +0530 Green Ministry Opts for Private Guards to Cut Costs Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:30:40 +0530 Kejriwal's New Jokepal Bill Does Not Raise a Laugh Delhi Chief Minister dilutes the original Lokpal Bill envisaged by activist Anna Hazare to control power. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:25:03 +0530 Judges to Set Time-bound Targets to Cut Pendency Delhi High Court, which is celebrating its golden jubilee year beginning October 31, has directed courts not to give unnecessary adjournments in the cases. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:24:59 +0530 Central Government's Treasure Trove Sees Fewer Gifts this Quarter After 16 months of travel abroad, he has received 169 gifts from foreign leaders, and has even retained a set of bow and arrows for his personal use. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:24:59 +0530 Holy Cow! Temple Authorities in a Fix as Numbers of Donated Cattle Rise Authorities of Male Mahadeshwara Temple, situated on the Tamil-Nadu Karnataka border, are in a fix. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:24:58 +0530 TN 'Burglar's Village' Back in Action Well placed sources in Ramji Nagar told The Sunday Standard that gang wars between established burglars there led to the kidnap of Amarnathan. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:24:54 +0530 United Colours of SNDP, BJP and RSS Scare Congress and CPI(M) in Kerala The yatra will culminate on the shores of Sanghumukham beach in the capital city of Thiruvananthapuram. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:20:12 +0530 Rajeena Blames Clergy for 'Intolerance' She has taken screenshots of the offensive comments and will approach cyber police, if needed. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:20:08 +0530 Switcheroos and BJP Honchos Abound in New Wakf Council The Centre reconstituted the 20-member council with Union Minister of Minority Affairs Najma Heptulla as its chairperson on November 23. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:20:07 +0530 The Threat Inches Closer Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:20:07 +0530 Parliament Snippets Congress president Sonia Gandhi was not in her designated seat in the front row of the Opposition benches. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:20:07 +0530 Rise of Chanakya Chandrasekhar Rao With the Warangal victory, the party is getting ready to take on the Centre over issues relating to the state. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:12:29 +0530 IAS Officers' Shortage Ranks Low on States' Agenda To fill its IAS officers’ vacancies, Jammu & Kashmir selected 11 state officers, but all the cases relate to 2010, 2012 and 2013. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:12:26 +0530 Delhi Gets Angry and Murderous in a Split Second A copy of the report accessed by The Sunday Standard states that from January 1, 2015 to October 31, 586 murders were reported in the city. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:12:25 +0530 Upa Lokayukta Faces Assembly Heat After the stage for Lokayukta Justice Y Bhaskar Rao’s ouster was set, the new entrant in the anti-corruption mess is Upa Lokayukta Justice Subhash Adi. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:12:25 +0530 Give and Take Along With Carrot and Stick the New Modi Mantra in House By neutralising Congress heat with courtesy, Modi is practicing give and take to elaborate on his carrot and stick policy inside and out of Parliament. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:12:21 +0530 Stray Dogs Have their Day and Way in Delhi The stray dog menace is alarming because on an average, the city witnesses around 300 cases of dog bites a month. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:03:00 +0530 Stalin Sidesteps Kani to Project Self as DMK's Delhi Face Stalin’s move is said to have effectively sidelined his half-sister Kanimozhi, who was considered the party’s national face. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:03:00 +0530 Indo-Belgian Match Belatedly Made in Red Tape Heaven The excitement and ecstasy of the couple and their families waned when the newly-wed tried to get their marriage the legal stamp. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:02:56 +0530 Claim Game in Assam and Blame Game in Punjab Boost Dark Horse Chances Two state elections—one in the North East and one in the North West—will be decided by an irony of contradictions. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:02:56 +0530 Uniform Dress Code Heats Up Government Workers Reacting to the government’s circular, the Grade IV employees stated that they don’t get uniforms on time from the government. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:02:56 +0530 Paresh Rawal Sets Stage for Clean India Actor-cum-first-time MP Paresh Rawal enthralled the Delhi audience with his play—Krishan Vs Kanhaiya Reloaded. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:52:17 +0530 Leaving Their Mark Possibly one of the most permanent forms of artistic statements to express oneself lies in the unabashed practice of tattoo art. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:52:16 +0530 New Talent Joins Fashion Club Titled Mitti, Sharma’s collection was inspired by henna art that ladies adorn themselves with during festivities and weddings. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:52:13 +0530 Humble Beginning to Huge Blockbuster This Dutch music producer and DJ finds his name counted in the list of some of the best music spinners in the world. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:52:13 +0530 Flood Fury Leaves Tamil Nadu in Deep Waters While CM Jayalalithaa sprang into action and sought the Centre for immediate relief, the state is trying to figure the losses. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:52:12 +0530 Inspirations With an Irish Accent Having embarked on a coastal voyage a few years ago, Akshay Kakkar’s explorations once took him to the land of saints and scholars, Ireland. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:38:23 +0530 Modi Kills Congress with Kindness BJP’s Parliamentary strategy is consensus over confrontation , without giving up its nationalist identity. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:38:22 +0530 Church Converts Ambedkar for Dalits' Sake The Catholic Bishops Council of India (CBCI) will hold sessions on the rights of Christian Dalits to create awareness. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:38:22 +0530 Whistleblower to Expose More Sexual Abuse in Madrasas 'The divide among Sunni groups is so deep a less clear post could have led to further division among the public.' Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:38:22 +0530 Science of Dance The analysis done for this brilliant new effort is evident in each moment that all the artistes spend on stage. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 09:38:18 +0530 Missing Bullet-Proof Jackets and the Bullet-Proof Culture of Indecision Sun, 29 Nov 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Achieving Social Justice Best Tribute to Babasaheb Sun, 29 Nov 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Speak to, Not At, Each Other Sun, 29 Nov 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Stop Hounding Individual or Community, Respect Voices Sun, 29 Nov 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Kakodkar Claim Rings False Sun, 29 Nov 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Church Wants Ambedkar Legacy Share Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:48:09 +0530 Nagaland Chief Minister Caught in Fake Degree Row Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:28:49 +0530 Church Turns Salvation Army for Persecuted Dalit Christians in India Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:24:33 +0530 EXCLUSIVE: Government Asks Laggard States to Fill Babu Seats Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:23:02 +0530 PM Kills Congress with Kindness Modi’s new Parliamentary strategy is consensus over confrontation, without giving up the BJP’s nationalist identity. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 04:24:03 +0530 Let FDI Be Driver of Development, Not Substitute for Domestic Policy Changes Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:00:00 +0530 Take Cue from Judiciary on Education Reforms Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:00:00 +0530 Challenge is Beyond Electoral Battles, Revive Age-old Ties with Neighbours Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:00:00 +0530 UN Must Question Terror and War on Terror Equally Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:00:00 +0530 All Hands On Deck Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:00:00 +0530