The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:52:13 +0530 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:48:21 +0530 Top News PM Modi Concludes Successful Japan Visit, Leaves for Home India and Japan decided to enhance cooperation in defence and other strategic areas and also signed five pacts covering defence exchanges, cooperation in clean energy, roads and highways, healthcare and women while vowing to take their relationship to newer level. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:39:53 +0530 AAP Slams Modi Government for Failures Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:13:49 +0530 Ebola Kills 31 People in DR Congo: WHO Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:03:22 +0530 New Policy in Offing to Attract Pvt Investment in Rail Sector Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:54:39 +0530 India Will Send Videographers Team to Record Bose's Memories Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:41:42 +0530 Sensex Crosses 27K Mark, Nifty Hit New High on Lowering CAD It took 40 trading sessions from July 7 to September 2 to reach the psychological 27,000-level from 26,000. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:37:22 +0530 PM Opens New TCS Training Initiative in Japan PM Modi inaugurated TCS Japan Technology and Culture Academy, which will work towards enhancing technology and cultural knowledge between IT professionals of the two nations. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:28:44 +0530 Voting machines tamper proof: EC to Panthers Party Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:09:51 +0530 Congress Youth Wing Protests Outside Rajnath's Residence Around 50 members of the Congress' youth wing NSUI staged a protest outside Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence Tuesday demanding that he fulfil the BJP's poll promise of bringing back black money within 100 days of assuming office. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:01:32 +0530 Don't Sterilise Elephants, Supreme Court to West Bengal The Supreme Court Tuesday took serious view of a report which said that the West Bengal government had decided to take "regressive" steps to reduce the elephant population by using contraceptives so that train accidents involving them are avoided. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:59:40 +0530 Nine Fishermen Arrested by Sri Lanka Naval Personnel Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:54:23 +0530 Sensex Breaches 27,000-Mark; Nifty at Record High of 8,076.60 Stocks of healthcare, infrastructure, realty, auto, oil & gas, consumer durables and banking sectors led the rally. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:54:11 +0530 Fire at Kolkata's Landmark Building, Four Ill Four people fell ill on inhaling toxic fumes after a fire broke out Tuesday at Kolkata's landmark Chatterjee International Centre building that houses a large number of offices of multinationals and public sector units, police said. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:45:30 +0530 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Undergoes Surgery Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Tuesday underwent a successful laparoscopic procedure at a hospital here. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:27:16 +0530 Pakistan's Parliament Holds Emergency Session to Discuss Political Crisis Pakistan's Parliament is holding a joint emergency session here Tuesday to support embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and discuss the deepening political crisis that has triggered violence and brought the powerful army at the centre stage. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:15:27 +0530 Alagiri Surrenders Before Court, Granted Bail Former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri Tuesday surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate Court I here in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land and was granted bail till Wednesday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:06:21 +0530 President Mukherjee to Pay Obeisance at Vaishno Devi Shrine President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday arrived in Jammu region's Katra town to pay obeisance at the Mata Vaishno Devi shrine. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:03:17 +0530 India Offers Red Carpet to Investors, No Red Tape: Modi Calling for a new history between India and Japan on the economic front, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India is the only place where one can find "democracy, demography and demand. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:50:13 +0530 No Improvement in Former BJP Leader Jaswant Singh's Condition There has been no improvement in the health of former union minister and former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh and he continues to remain in coma, a doctor at a Delhi hospital said Tuesday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:20:38 +0530 Iran Aiming for Nuclear Accord: Foreign Minister Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said he had "good discussions" with EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton and Tehran was committed to an accord over its contested nuclear programme. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:11:37 +0530 2 Militants Killed, 1 Injured in Army Raids in Egypt Two militants were killed while one other injured during a military raid in the restive Sinai province of Egypt, a military source has said. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:05:34 +0530 Odisha: Students Demand Headmaster's Transfer, Launch Stir Students of a sevashram at Champi in Koraput district of Odisha have launched a stir demanding immediate transfer of the headmaster accusing him of physically assaulting them. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:00:06 +0530 Murder of RSS Activist: Hartal Hits Life in Kerala The day-long hartal called by RSS in Kerala Tuesday to protest murder of an activist in Kannur district disrupted normal life across the state. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:54:00 +0530 Army Officer, Two Soldiers Die in Kashmir Accident An army major and two soldiers were killed and five were injured Tuesday in a road accident in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, an official said. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:47:09 +0530 Death Row Convict May be Heard in Open Court: SC The Supreme Court Tuesday ruled that review plea of a death convict against his conviction and sentence be heard in an open court by at least a three-judge bench and allowed all condemned prisoners, whose review pleas have already been decided, to approach it within a month for re-opening of their cases. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:03:43 +0530 DNA of Non-violence Engrained in Our Society: PM Asserting that India's commitment to non-violence is total, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said it is engrained in the DNA of Indian society and this is above any international treaty, apparently referring to India’s refusal to sign the NPT. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:35:38 +0530 Rape Accused's Sister Gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh A rape accused's sister was kidnapped and gang raped by five men in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, police said Tuesday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:40:37 +0530 Major Fire in Kolkata High Rise, Several Trapped Inside Fire Tuesday broke out in the 15th floor of the landmark Chatterjee International building near Park Street in the heart of the city, the police said. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:38:25 +0530 'Retaliate to Pakistan Constraints, Counter China vis-a-vis Japan' Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:30:06 +0530 Narendra Modi Focuses on Women's Empowerment, Education Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was addressing students of the Sacred Hearts University in Tokyo, said he has always given a lot of importance to girl child education. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:21:56 +0530 Rebels, Syrian Forces Clash Near Golan Heights Islamic rebels clashed with the Syrian forces near Israeli-controlled Golan Heights Monday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:33:34 +0530 I Will Neither Resign, Nor go on Leave: Nawaz Sharif Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said he will neither resign nor go on leave, even as anti-government protesters led by Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri continue to mount pressure on him to step down. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:02:04 +0530 Decision on Liquor Ban was Taken in a Hasty Manner, Cardinal Mar Alencherry Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:18:02 +0530 CM Vows to Make State a Higher Education Destination Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:17:33 +0530 Lucky Biker Survives 2 Accidents in 1 Night, Bus Passengers Escape Fire Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:14:00 +0530 Jaya Turns Nostalgic over 'Aayirathil Oruvan' Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:13:19 +0530 Nepal Student Challenges Engineering Seat Denial Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:12:31 +0530 Maharashtra BJP to Seek Votes in Modi's Name Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:10:54 +0530 69 Years Since WWII, Japan to Re-enter Northeast India Both India and Japan decided to strengthen cooperation in the field of connectivity and socio-economic development in Northeast India said a fact-sheet on India-Japan projects. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:10:40 +0530 Amartya No Show as Nalanda Univ Reopens After 800 Yrs Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:10:33 +0530 Supreme Court Finds Kerala Government Stand Slippery in Palmolein Case Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:10:17 +0530 40,000 Guests Attend JD(S) MLA's Daughter's Wedding The JD(S) might be facing a financial crunch as its supremo H D Deve Gowda claims so often. But this is not stopping party MLAs from spending lavishly on their children’s marriages. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Mangalagiri Top Bet for Naidu, 2nd Choice Nuzvid Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 Pothole Death: GHMC Passes the Buck to Roads and Buildings Department Roads and Buildings department, however, complains of lack of funds to maintain the city unit. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 ‘Telangana Needs to Emulate Gujarat Model to Overcome Power Problems’‘Telangana-Needs-to-Emulate-Gujarat-Model-to-Overcome-Power-Problems’/2014/09/02/article2410143.ece Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530‘Telangana-Needs-to-Emulate-Gujarat-Model-to-Overcome-Power-Problems’/2014/09/02/article2410143.ece High Court Rejects Telangana Engineering Colleges’ Plea’-Plea/2014/09/02/article2410151.ece JNTU allegedly excluded 24 colleges from counselling even though they were not disqualified Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530’-Plea/2014/09/02/article2410151.ece Karnataka Only State to Record Excess Rain This Monsoon Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 City Police Nab Vehicle Lifters' Gang in Tamil Nadu Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 BJP to Turn Denotification Heat on Chief Minister The BJP has decided to turn the heat on Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on the day new Governor Vajubhai Vala took charge on Monday. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 +0530 BJP to Contest Local Bodies Bypoll; Vaiko's MDMK to Boycott Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:29:36 +0530 Sonia, Congress Attack Modi Over Price Rise, Communal Tension Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:02:38 +0530 Congress, YSRC Party MLAs Join TRS Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:32:18 +0530 Uma Advises Congress Leaders to Listen to PM Modi's Speech Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:14:59 +0530 Taslima Gets One-year Visa, Till August 2015 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:02:42 +0530 India to Get 35 Billion Dollars From Japan for Infrastructure Projects The two sides also signed five pacts covering defence exchanges, cooperation in clean energy, roads and highways, healthcare and women while vowing to take their relationship to newer level. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:58:02 +0530 Government Ready to Auction Coal Blocks, Seeks Exceptions The court was told that there were 218 coal blocks that came under its scanner, where 80 were cancelled by the earlier government and exemption sought for 46. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:16:27 +0530 United Bank of India Declares Vijay Mallya as Wilful Defaulter Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:03:05 +0530 CBI Files Final Status Report on Graft Case against Virbhadra A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice R S Endlaw also directed the HP Chief Minister to file his affidavit in the court by Tuesday. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:56:53 +0530 TN Scribe Paddles 4 States Spreading Word to save Western Ghats From spreading a word on Facebook to paddling 3,080 kms across four states, a Coimbatore-based journalist has taken up the cause to protect Western Ghats, bleeding due to human intervention. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:50:56 +0530 BJP's TN Allies Oppose Naming Teachers Day as Guru Utsav Leaders of PMK and MDMK, S Ramadoss and Vaiko, demanded that the Centre immediately withdraw the order to rename Teachers' Day as 'Guru Utsav.' Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:46:36 +0530 Protest Against Power Crisis, Law and Order Situation in UP BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh started a day-long dharna in Lucknow as a part of the state-wide agitation to protest against power crisis, poor law and order situation and other issues. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:32:05 +0530 Coal Block Case: Court Seeks Clarification from CBI A court Monday asked the CBI whether the rule of law was followed while allocating coal block to industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:24:06 +0530 Gujarat to Get Asia's First Ballistic Research Centre India is all set to achieve self-reliance in testing of armoured vehicles, as Asia's first Ballistic Research Centre will soon be functioning at Gujarat Forensic Science University (GFSU) Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:00:16 +0530 Move to Appoint ex-CJI as Kerala Governor Sparks Debate Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:57:20 +0530 Now SpiceJet Offers Rs 499 Fare on Domestic Network The sale offer is applicable on all direct, via and connecting flights on SpiceJet's domestic network. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:54:18 +0530 TN: 1 Killed, 15 Injured in Bus-2 wheeler Collision A two wheeler rider was crushed to death and 15 bus passengers injured, one of them seriously, after the vehicle rammed it near Mettur dam and fell into a 25 foot gorge Monday, police said Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:53:37 +0530 Special Management Team for Japan Under PMO: Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his association with the Japanese industry had made him recognise the importance of good governance, ease of doing business and simplification of policies and assured them a policy-driven decision environment at the federal level to eliminate delays. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:36:17 +0530 Chinese Man Commits Suicide After Killing Three Chen broke into the Dongfang Primary School in Yunxi county at 10.20 a.m., the official told Xinhua. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:17:59 +0530 No Talks With Pakistan Unless They Stop Terror: Rajnath No dialogue is possible unless "Pakistan stops terrorism and violence", said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Monday. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:16:35 +0530 Two Dead in New Zealand Welfare Office Shooting A gunman shot dead two people and seriously wounded a third today when he opened fire in a New Zealand welfare office then fled on a bicycle, police said. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:47:31 +0530 Israel Calls for Regional Support to Disarm, Rebuild Gaza Israel's finance minister Sunday called on international leaders to hold a regional summit focused on demilitarising and reconstructing the devastated Gaza Strip. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:14:55 +0530