The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:12:33 +0530 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:33:02 +0530 Top News Germanwings co-pilot Feared Losing Licence, Investigators Believe Investigators of the Germanwings plane crash last week in the French Alps are developing a hypothesis that co-pilot crashed the plane in desperation, fearing he could lose his pilot's licence due to a medical condition. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:31:35 +0530 French Eye Cockpit Entry, Psychological Screening Rules French aviation investigators said they will examine "systemic weaknesses" like cockpit entry rules and psychological screening procedures that could have led to the Germanwings crash Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:52:38 +0530 Saudi-led Forces Pound Yemen Shiite Rebels as Iran Sends Aid Saudi-led coalition warplanes pounded Yemen's Shiite rebels for a sixth day on Tuesday, destroying missiles and weapons depots. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:49:50 +0530 Anne Frank House Museum: Jewish Diarist Likely Died Earlier New research by the Anne Frank House museum shows that the Jewish girl whose World War II diary about her life hiding made her a symbol for all Holocaust victims likely died earlier than previously thought. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:07:25 +0530 Buhari Wins Massive Majority in North Nigerian State of Kano Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:49:02 +0530 Iran Sends Aid to Yemen's Rebels Amid Saudi-led Air Strikes Iran's official news agency says Tehran has sent aid to Yemen, its first such shipment since a Saudi-led coalition of Sunni Arab states launched airstrikes last week to halt the advance of the country's Shiite rebels. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:57:52 +0530 Singapore Charges Teen for Video Attacking Lee, Christianity A court in Singapore on Tuesday charged a teenager over a video he posted online that was critical of the nation's late founder and Christianity. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:54:13 +0530 Babri Masjid Demolition: SC Issues Notice to Advani and 19 Other BJP Leaders The apex body granted four weeks time to CBI and others to respond to the plea in the case. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:34:25 +0530 Round-the-world Solar Plane Reaches China The Solar Impulse (Si2), the solar-powered aircraft on a mission to fly around the globe without a drop of fuel, reached Chongqing city in China on Tuesday. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:09:11 +0530 Pakistan Hangs Four Convicts Four death row convicts were hanged on Tuesday in different jails in Pakistan's Punjab province, a media report said. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:04:02 +0530 Woman Delivers Quadruplets at Government Rajaji Hospital Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:02:17 +0530 Modi, Obama's Passport Information Leaked Accidentally at G20 Summit An email by the Australian immigration department accidentally revealed personal details of world leaders at the last G20 summit, including that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin, a leading British daily reported on Monday. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:54:04 +0530 "We are Trapped": Indians in Aden Cry Out in Fear, as They Look for Rescue From the Sea Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:39:52 +0530 BJP Land Bill More State-friendly: Panneerselvam The CM justified the AIADMK’s support to the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill introduced by the BJP government, while terming the previous bill by the UPA government as anti-farmer. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 High Court Cracks Whip, Orders BBMP Polls By May 30 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 HC Quashes Govt Move to Sell Lingaraj Land for Hotel Project Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 We Will Take on TN Legally, Politically, Says Siddaramaiah Amidst loud thumping of desks by treasury and opposition benches, he accused the Tamil Nadu government of politicising the issue. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Convict Turns Editor for Magazine, 1st Issue Out Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Government Rules Out GHMC Polls This Year Informs HC it needs 249 days to initiate poll process; to submit readiness report to SEC by Dec second week; court advises it to speed up exercise Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 AP Vehicles Must Pay Tax from Tomorrow to Enter TS Deputy transport commissioners and motor vehicle inspectors of Telangana State are gearing up to conduct checks from April 1. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Singapore to Hand Over AP Capital Plan by June Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 ED Attaches RS 2 Crore Assets of Dasari in Coal Case A minister of state in Manmohan Singh’s Cabinet, Dasari Narayana Rao had been made an accused in the allocation of coal blocks in case related to Jindal Group Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Monday Blues: Shades and Selfies with spinners hardly thriving, Format needs a change to make it more competitive Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Shine, 4 others Get Bail in Cocaine Case Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Telangana Cong Leader Brings Gun to Local Body Meeting Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Karnataka MLAs Gift Themselves a Generous Pay Hike Soon after Ugadi, Karnataka MLAs have given themselves a big increase in their salaries and allowances. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 National Innovation Award for College Dropout from Kerala Varkey Thomman, from Idukki, bagged the award in national category for his improved nutmeg variety and P G George for the development of improved black pepper variety. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Beijing Eyes Stronger Infra Ties with State OPS hails Chinese cos for success of several TN welfare projects Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 19 Dead in J and K Floods, NDRF Gets Into Action In view of continuous rainfall, some houses collapsed due to sinking of land at village in Central Kashmir. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 My Government First Demanded CBI Probe in Ponzy Scam : Sarkar Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:41:50 +0530 Pakistan to Join Saudi Coalition Against Yemen Rebels: Senior Official Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:24:21 +0530 Jharkhand Asks People to be Alert Following Squall Forecast Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:19:52 +0530 Unseasonal Rain Kills 12 Across India; Damages Crops Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:55:27 +0530 FIR Against 3 Police Personnel for Raping Woman in Mathura Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:50:45 +0530 India Proposes Platform to Help Start-Ups Raise Cash at Home Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:44:01 +0530 AAP MLAs Clean Littered Streets in BJP-Ruled Municipal Corporations of Delhi Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:38:39 +0530 Medha Patkar Formally Resigns From AAP Patkar had announced her resignation as member of the party on Saturday, few hours after the NE expelled Yadav and Bhushan. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:23:36 +0530 BJP Slams AAP for Putting Delhi Lokpal Issue 'in Freezer' Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:04:05 +0530 Second Blogger Hacked to Death With Machetes in Bangladesh Washikur Rahman, a blogger advocating secularism, was attacked by young religious students on a busy street in the centre of Dhaka on Monday morning, a police official said. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:00:44 +0530 Acquittal in Hashimpura Case a 'Miscarriage of Justice': Congress Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:56:43 +0530 Goa Mulling Special Software to Track Illegal Sex Tests Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:52:00 +0530 Modi Seeks Saudi Help for Evacuation of Indians From Yemen Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:49:36 +0530 Building Stadiums in Rural India Hit by Paucity of Land The land acquisition has hit creation of sport infrastructure including building of stadiums in rural areas as various states have asked the central government to reduce the requirement of six acres of land by half due to paucity of land. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:37:32 +0530 Rahul Returns? To Take Part in April 19 Farmer's Rally: Digvijaya Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:05:51 +0530 10 Killed by Lightning in Bihar Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:59:08 +0530 Awaiting Overseas Clearance to Send Rescue Plane to Yemen: Air India Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:53:19 +0530 PM Modi to Visit Rourkela Steel Plant on April 1 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:47:20 +0530 India Makes First Crude Oil Purchase for SPR Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:44:52 +0530 Hundreds of Indian Nurses Caught up in Yemen Fighting The nurses, mostly from the southern state of Kerala, are often hired on harsh terms and hospitals are reluctant to let them go because they would have to close without foreign staff. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:33:02 +0530 Penguin to Publish Book on Super 30 Anand Kumar of Bihar Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:24:05 +0530 No Lowering of Guard at Border: JK CM Mufti The police force will also be equipped with state-of-the-art technologies to ensure speedier crime detection, traffic management, investigations and busting of drug trafficking rackets. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:21:49 +0530 Hema Malini Launches UP's First Water ATM Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:19:44 +0530 3,987 Bangladeshi Infiltrators in Odisha: CM Naveen Patnaik Patnaik said that the State Government had been in communication with the Centre for taking action against such infiltrators. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:03:45 +0530 Minorities Commission Asks UP to Probe Hashimpura Massacre Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:56:23 +0530 Boy Killed After Mobile Phone Explodes in Purulia Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:48:41 +0530 ISRO Successfully Completes IRNSS-ID Orbit Raising Operation The orbit raising operation of latest navigation satellite IRNSS-1D has been completed and it was placed in the intended orbit "successfully", ISRO said. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:40:35 +0530 UAE Carriers Introduce 'Rule of Two' After Alps Crash Leading carriers Emirates and Etihad Airways said on Monday that their cockpits will have two crew members in at all times under new procedures introduced in response to the Germanwings disaster. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:02:03 +0530 Investigators Focus on German Co-pilot's Mental State A French police official says European investigators are focusing on the psychological state of the 27-year-old German co-pilot who deliberately smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:39:21 +0530 MDMK Seeks Modi's Intervention on Mekeddatu MDMK said, Modi is responsible in preventing Karnataka from constructing a dam across the Cauvery, which would affect interests of TN farmers. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:31:48 +0530 Strong Quakes Strike off South Pacific Nation of Tonga A pair of strong earthquakes has struck off the South Pacific nation of Tonga, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:30:30 +0530 Air Strikes Shake Yemen's Capital as Shiite Rebels Push South A series of airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition have shaken Yemen's capital into the early morning amid the group's campaign against Shiite rebels and their allies. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:28:26 +0530 Fadnavis Defends Minister Who Carried Revolver at Kids' Event Defending Girish Mahajan for attending a children's event with a revolver tucked in his waist, Fadnavis said he has not broken any law. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:28:13 +0530 Iran Nuclear Talks Race Towards Deadline Global powers were due to gather with Iran on Monday, seeking to slot into place the last pieces of a complex puzzle to curtail Tehran's nuclear programme as diplomats said tentative agreement on some parts had been reached. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:05:22 +0530 DNA Tests Done on 78 Germanwings Crash Victims' Remains French investigators said they have performed DNA tests on the remains of 78 out of the 150 victims of the Germanwings air crash on March 24. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:47:53 +0530 18 Feared Dead as 2 Houses Collapse in Kashmir At least 18 people including children and women are feared dead after two residential houses collapsed due to incessant rains. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:02:58 +0530 Threat of Floods as Rains Lash Kashmir Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Child Rape Scourge Looming in State Despite a host of protection schemes and policy provisions by the Central and State Govts, sthe crime is on rise. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Poor Turnout from Telugu Stars at MAA Elections Nearly half the members of Movie Artistes’ Association fail to turn up at president’s election. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 AP CM Flies to Singapore with Capital Dreams Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 5 Dead, 10 Hurt in Cracker Unit Blast Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Saina and Srikanth Make it an Indian Open World No 1 wins maiden home Super Series; Hosts’ top-seeded man makes memorable comeback Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 AAP Next Blow, Bhushan, Ramdas Axed from Panels Party gets new lokpal panel, Kejriwal says when whole Delhi backed us, some friends cheated Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Central University Structure Crash Kills Five Workers in Tamil Nadu Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Trafficking Victims see New life in Aadhaar Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Peaceing Together Fisher Formula TN fishermen are upbeat about the recently concluded third round of talks, but their SL counterparts are still wary. Express explores the way forward and alternatives to trawling, the major sticky point Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Unkept Promises may Mar Indo-Africa Meet Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Prabhu Snubs Prabhu’s Prayers, Stalls Rail Projects’s-Prayers-Stalls-Rail-Projects/2015/03/30/article2737533.ece Rly Minister Suresh Prabhu sees roadblocks hitting 77 priority projects worth over `96,000 crore due to internal procedures Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530’s-Prayers-Stalls-Rail-Projects/2015/03/30/article2737533.ece Mamata not to Meet Rajnath in Kolkata; Babus to Follow Suit Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Merger of Janata Parivar Soon: Sharad Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Diff-abled in TN Slam Railway's Circular on Special ID Card The unique ID number would be necessary for disabled passengers to avail concession while booking e-tickets through IRCTC. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:38:50 +0530 Former INLD Delhi Legislator Bharat Singh Shot Dead Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:25:59 +0530 Pakistan Evacuates Hundreds During Pause in Yemen Strikes - Saudi Official This departure came a day after Saudi Arabia evacuated dozens of diplomats from Yemen and the United Nations pulled out international staff from the Yemeni capital Sanaa. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:41:34 +0530 1,811 Stone-Pelters Granted Amnesty in JK: Government Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:32:40 +0530 Jaitley Assures Central Help for Rain-Affected Farmers in Rajasthan Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:17:42 +0530 6 Dead, 9 Injured in Explosion at Firecracker Unit in AP The blast was so powerful that it could be heard 3 kms away and the structure housing the unit was blown away and body parts were found strewn around. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:51:39 +0530 BJP Gets 8.8 crore Members, Claims to be World's Largest Political Party Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:43:57 +0530 Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh, 2 PSOs Shot at, Condition Critical Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:37:45 +0530 JK to Establish Law Commission to Repeal Obsolete Laws: Minister Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:35:57 +0530 Government Sounds Flood Alert Kashmir as Rains Refuse to Subside CM asks Army to provide logistic support to civil administration for effectively countering the situation. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:24:11 +0530 Man Jumps Out Domestic Flight's Exit Door in Mumbai, Arrested Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:56:47 +0530 Gita Will Give Right Direction to The Society: CM Khattar Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:44:06 +0530 Congress to Launch Online, App-Based Membership Drive Congress drew a blank in the 2015 Assembly poll in which several senior party leaders including Maken, Haroon Yusuf lost badly. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:39:44 +0530 AAP Member Files Police Complaint Against Attack During NC Meeting Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:33:25 +0530 Previous Coal Mine Allottees Have to Clear Stock by April 8 The order said "no inspection" would be required in cases where successful bidders are the previous allottees. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:26:53 +0530 DRI Seizes Smuggled Cigarettes Worth Rs 23 crore in Gujarat The stock of cigrattes were sent in the garb of waste paper and it was imported by two Bhuj-based parties. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:20:22 +0530 AAP Crisis: Some Friends Backstabbed Us, Says Kejriwal Kejriwal came down heavily on Bhushan, Yadav and alleged that the duo cooked up stories against him and weakened the party. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:53:38 +0530