The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:46:13 +0530 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:28:17 +0530 Top News Naveen Patnaik Facing His Toughest Battle Yet Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik seems to be facing his toughest political battle as he bids for a fourth straight term in Odisha and struggles to retain his party's 14 Lok Sabha seats out of the state's total of 21. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:20:41 +0530 FIR Against 10 People for Burning Effigy of EC Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:50:10 +0530 N D Tiwari Not to Contest From Nainital Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:59:07 +0530 Chevrolet Bringing Tiny Trax SUV to US and China The Chevrolet Trax will go on sale in the U.S. and China early next year. General Motors Co. unveiled the 2015 model Tuesday evening ahead of the New York International Auto Show. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:42:39 +0530 Six Killed in Karnataka Bus Fire Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:14:30 +0530 Ship Carrying 471 Passengers Sinking off South Korean Coast A passenger ship with 471 people aboard, mostly high school students, was sinking in waters off South Korea's coast, the media reported Wednesday. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:13:10 +0530 Train Derails in Assam, Over 50 Injured Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:10:59 +0530 After 5 Years, Sonia Meet in Telangana Today AICC chief Sonia Gandhi is all set to address her maiden public meeting in Telangana after bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:03:54 +0530 Rajani Faces Anti-incumbency, Congress Divided Even though Mines Minister and BJD candidate for Angul Assembly seat Rajani Kanta Singh is facing strong anti-incumbency and intra-party dissension, the district Congress is not in a state to cash in on the situation due to internal bickering. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:01:18 +0530 Modi, Naidu, Pawan to Share Dais Narendra Modi, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan would be jointly addressing a series of public meetings in both Telangana and Seemandhra after April 20. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:58:51 +0530 KCR Has Become Panicky, Is Targeting BJP: Venkaiah Naidu Taking exception to TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao’s ‘prediction’ that the BJP-led NDA would not get even 200 Lok Sabha seats in the ensuing polls, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said KCR was anticipating his party’s defeat in the polls and hence was making wild allegations against the BJP for political gain. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:52:55 +0530 KCR Seeks to 'Nuke' Congress in Telangana TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday raised his pitch several notches, comparing the “destruction” in Telangana in the last 60 years of “Andhra rule” to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki — in fact, he alleged the destruction caused was much more. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:49:34 +0530 Jaya Throws Cauvery Ball back in MK Court AIADMK supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa said that she was ready to take on the challenge of DMK president M Karunanidhi for an open debate on Cauvery issue. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:38:50 +0530 Faulty Genset Gets Actress Rs 52,000 A consumer grievances redressal forum here has ordered Ashok Leyland and a genset dealer to jointly refund `4.68 lakh and pay a compensation of ` 52,000 to actress Ramya Krishnan for a defective genset supplied to her in 2010. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:35:36 +0530 18-month-old Falls into Borewell, Rescue Ops on In the third such incident in the State since April 7, an 18-month-old boy on Tuesday fell into a 175-foot deep borewell in Kedampalayam, about 50 km from Tiruvannamalai town. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:33:54 +0530 As Going Gets Tough, Jaitley Gets Delhi Push The fear of the battle getting rather tough in Amritsar, Punjab, has forced the BJP to shift the focus of the party from the Hindu holy city of Varanasi to the Sikh holy city. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:31:52 +0530 After Sonia Barb on Bharatiyata, Modi Calls It 'Paid News' Sonia Gandhi, anchoring a spot-ad aired on Hindi channels, had warned the electorate of the “divisive, autocratic” ways of the opposition party, which could “ruin the Bharatiyata, Hindustaniyat.” Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:23:39 +0530 Delhi HC to Get 1st Woman Chief Justice Justice G Rohini is all set to become the first woman Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court with the President of India clearing her name. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Gagged Amit Shah Runs UP Team Over Phone from Delhi After EC Ban, BJP leader sits with core team in Gujarat Bhawan, discusses campaign strategy Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Jat Leaders on BJP Ticket Try to Wrest Congress Bastion For an outsider,  Nagaur Parliamentary Constituency will be seen as a ‘Jagir of Jats’ that has been represented over several decades by Nathuram Mirdha. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530 For AAP Activists, All Roads Lead to Varanasi for Battle of Titans It’s Varanasi ho! Hordes of AAP volunteers are marching to the temple city to be with their leader Arvind Kejriwal, who reached the city on Tuesday Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Women Candidates Don’t Want Female Bodyguards in W Bengal’t-Want-Female-Bodyguards-in-W-Bengal/2014/04/16/article2170512.ece Though West Bengal tops the list of states where crimes against women are rampant, all women candidates contesting the  Lok Sabha elections have refused female security guards. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530’t-Want-Female-Bodyguards-in-W-Bengal/2014/04/16/article2170512.ece FB Holds the Key to Net 160 Lok Sabha Seats, Finds Study Users of social networking site Facebook form a major part of the electorate in 160 Lok Sabha constituencies. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0530 If Modi Loses in Varansai, No One Will Make Him PM: Kejriwal The Aam Aadmi Party leader, accompanied by his family members, today arrived in the holy city for a month-long campaign. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00:37 +0530 AAP Sidelining Leaders with Nationalist Views: Expelled Member Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:16:37 +0530 Twitter Buys Data Analytics Partner Gnip Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:12:36 +0530 Sushma Red Faced as Local Leaders Fail to Turn up Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:38:28 +0530 Will Review Indo-China Border Defence Agreement if Elected: BJP Rajnath Singh said his party would would give a "befitting reply" to any neighbouring country which tries to intimidate India along the border. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:45:28 +0530 Vice Admiral Dhowan Likely to Be Next Navy Chief Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:11:12 +0530 Congress Using 'Garibi Hatao' Slogan Since the Time of Indira Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:08:49 +0530 Sonia Has Given 'Farewell Speech': BJP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:03:56 +0530 NIA Accuses Delhi Police of Frustrating Probe in Terror Cases Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:57:53 +0530 Petrol Price Cut by 70 Paise a Litre Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:50:19 +0530 Government Woman Employee Can Get Uninterrupted Two-year Leave for Child Care: SC Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:33:36 +0530 Yoga Camp Can't Be Used for Campaign During LS Polls: EC Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:26:09 +0530 More Than PM, Congress Responsible for Scams Under UPA II: BJP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:23:53 +0530 Russian Military Employs Former Ukrainian Servicemen Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:19:48 +0530 Iran Complains to UN About US Visa Refusal Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:18:02 +0530 Congress Decries Baru's Book as 'Mother of all Plants' Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:14:34 +0530 Modi Wave Stronger Than Janta Wave of 1977: Shanta Kumar Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:55:49 +0530 No 'Modi Wave' in Country; UPA Will Retain Power, Says Shinde Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:53:13 +0530 Attacking Modi Political Compulsion for Mamata: Congress Attacking the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal over a host of issues, the Congress here Tuesday said for the ruling Trinamool Congress, secularism was only a "political compulsion". Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:51:54 +0530 Obama Urges Putin to Ease Eastern Ukraine Crisis Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:45:25 +0530 Ramvilas Paswan Files Nomination From Hajipur Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan filed his nomination from Hajipur Lok Sabha seat and launched a scathing attack on the Congress for 'humiliating' minority muslims. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:37:48 +0530 CBI Sets Up Special Unit to Probe Sports Fraud Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:33:12 +0530 Sonia, Rahul Destroyed the Country: Modi Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi have destroyed the country, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said Tuesday. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:26:47 +0530 Vajpayee-Advani Partnership Replaced by Modi-Adani: Rahul Addressing a rally here, he said Modi had given land equal to the size of Aurangabad in Maharashtra to Adani just for Rs 300 crore at the rate of Re one per square metre. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:26:13 +0530 Amarinder Questions Jaitley's Silence Over Crucial Issues Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:20:36 +0530 PM Kin's Reaction Means Claims in Books are True: Modi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:18:13 +0530 Forced by Maharashtra Police to Give Confessional Statement: Bhatkal Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:15:55 +0530 SpiceJet Adds Fuel Surcharge Component to Base Fare To make fare pricing more transparent, budget carrier SpiceJet Tuesday removed the “fuel surcharge” add-on component as a separate charge and consolidated it with the base fare. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:10:58 +0530 FIR Against BJP's Hema Malini for Addressing People in Temple Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:08:50 +0530 Jayalalithaa Accepts Karunanidhi's Challenge for Open Debate on Cauvery The Chief Minister laid down a condition that only Karunanidhi should face her and not his trusted deputy Duraimurugan or some other representative. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:58:04 +0530 Jogi's Political Fate, Raman's Image at Stake Chhattisgarh elects 11 members to the Lok Sabha. Balloting for the Bastar seat was held April 10. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:52:46 +0530 Ongole Congress MP Joins TDP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:48:22 +0530 Shall Revive Vajpayee Government's Projects: Modi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:17:52 +0530 PoK Woman Who Set Herself Ablaze in Kashmir Dies Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:06:11 +0530 Priyanka, Varun War of Words Escalates Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:02:42 +0530 Court Grants Interim Bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, accused in a rape case, was granted interim bail by a court here Tuesday. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:56:27 +0530 Malaysia Jet Search Area too Deep for Submarine A robotic submarine hunting for the missing Malaysian jet aborted its first mission after only six hours, surfacing with no new clues when it exceeded its maximum depth along the floor of the Indian Ocean, officials said Tuesday. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:50:01 +0530 Rahul Accuses Modi of Tapping Women's Phones in Gujarat Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:46:06 +0530 It's not Going to be Easy for Modi in Varanasi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:44:32 +0530 Bengal's Third Gender Elated at SC Verdict Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:34:52 +0530 Voters Lured by Cash Handouts, Drugs, Bootleg Liquor Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:34:49 +0530 BJP Counter Attacks Rahul on Land Allotment Issue Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:28:55 +0530 Congress Calls Modi a 'Dictator' Over Shivering' Remark Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:24:20 +0530 NHRC Demands Report on Maharashtra RTI Activist's Suicide Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:24:19 +0530 Reliance Industries a Parallel State: Former WB Governor Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:15:04 +0530 EC Orders Officers to Act Promptly on Hate Speeches Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:09:32 +0530 Transgenders Hail SC Verdict, Seek Respect from Society Transgenders are elated at the Supreme Court judgment recognising them as a "third gender", but are afraid that the social acceptance will take longer because of the stigma and discrimination associated with them. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:05:31 +0530 'CBI Can No Longer Be Department of Dirty Tricks, Government's Hatchet' Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:55:32 +0530 Naxal Arrested After Encounter in Chandigarh Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:52:12 +0530 Vaiko Meets Protesting Fireworks Owners Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:49:57 +0530 Congress' Basti Candidate Refuses to Contest Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:45:55 +0530 Three Bombs Recovered in Jharkhand Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:38:16 +0530 Won't Cross 'Lakshman Rekha' against Family: Varun BJP leader Varun Gandhi Tuesday defended his decision to be with the BJP and refused to criticize his cousin Priyanka Gandhi despite her criticism of him. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:35:56 +0530 Fresh FIR against Azam Khan Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:15:32 +0530 Modi Regrets Targeting Manmohan, Attacks Rahul BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday regretted attacking Prime Minister Manmohan Singh but targeted Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:01:09 +0530 Hindus Celebrate Vishu in Kerala Hindus were making a beeline Tuesday to temples in Kerala to mark Vishu, known as their traditional New Year. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:57:05 +0530 War on Salt Cuts UK Deaths From Heart Disease Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:56:20 +0530 Five-tier Security Blanket Thrown for Modi's Visit Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:50:57 +0530 BSP Leader Arrested in Recruitment Scams Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:45:38 +0530 Manmohan Singh's Daughter Accuses Baru of Violating Trust Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:35:45 +0530 Azad Faces Career's Biggest Challenge in Udhampur Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:32:06 +0530 Show Dying Declaration of Delhi Gangrape Victim: SC Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:30:18 +0530 Govindacarya Asks EC to Check Use of Blackmoney Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:23:27 +0530 Underwater Search for Missing MH370 Continues A mini-sub hunting for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was prepared to make a second mission to the remote Indian Ocean seabed Tuesday, officials said. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:22:56 +0530 Priyanka Slams Varun, Says LS Poll Not a Family Tea Party Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:15:13 +0530 Our Poll Agents Threatened, EC Personnel Did Nothing : Congress Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:10:36 +0530 Modi Hits Back at Rahul for 'Toffee' Comment Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:58:53 +0530 Musharraf's Treason Case Hearing Resumes The special court constituted to try former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf Tuesday resumed his trial for high treason after his formal indictment last month. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:55:05 +0530 Diageo in 1.9 Billion Dollar Bid to Raise Stake in India's United Spirits London-based Diageo Plc on Tuesday relaunched a bid to increase its stake in India's United Spirits Ltd, making a $1.9 billion bet on rising incomes in a country where consumption of alcohol remains relatively low. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:49:09 +0530 SC Recognises Transgenders as 'Third Gender' The top court directed the Centre and states to grant transgenders all facilities including voters ID, passport and driving licence. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:17:28 +0530 BJP Cadres Want Action on Nomination Fiasco in Nilgiris The BJP leaders and cadres are seething with anger at the party candidate from Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris constituency failing to file his nomination papers properly, and are demanding that responsibility be fixed for the fiasco. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:09:00 +0530 45-day Trawling Ban Along TN Coast Begins Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:34:44 +0530 Poster Attack on Kejriwal as He Arrives in Varanasi Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:12:13 +0530 Bangalore-born Vijay Seshadri Wins Pulitzer for Poetry Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:43:29 +0530 Election Commission Officials Heckled in West Bengal Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:24:15 +0530 Jagan Covets Congress Majority Votes, KCR Its Minority Votes YSRC chief releases first list of candidates for 170 Assembly, 24 LS seats in Seemandhra, gives priority to weaker sections, Reddys & Kapus; TRS president flashes ‘secular’ card to woo Muslims Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:39:25 +0530 Now, Drugs Take the Cake in BJP, Congress Promises To keep voters in ‘high spirits’, the BJP and Congress in Marwar region are wooing people with Opium milk and Opium husk, popularly known as ‘Amal’ and ‘Doda Posht’ respectively. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:35:13 +0530