The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Thu, 05 May 2016 16:05:18 +0530 Thu, 05 May 2016 16:03:05 +0530 Top News Jisha Murder Case: Gehlot Meets Victim's Mother, Assures Assistance Gehlot pointed out that he wouldn’t elaborate on what action would be taken by the Centre. Thu, 05 May 2016 16:00:32 +0530 Subramanian Swamy Raises Ram Temple Issue in Rajya Sabha Swamy said that both the PM and the chief justice of India have spoken on the backlog of cases in SC. Thu, 05 May 2016 15:57:53 +0530 CBI Summons Uttarakhand Ex-CM Harish Rawat in Corruption Case Rawat has denied the allegation and called the video fake after it was released by the rebel Congress legislators. Thu, 05 May 2016 15:01:42 +0530 WB Polls: Around 62 Percent Voting Recorded Till 1 PM The polling in 25 constituencies spread across East Midnapore and Coochbehar districts began today at 7 a.m. Thu, 05 May 2016 14:53:06 +0530 JNU Student Kanhaiya's Health Worsens, Hospitalised Khalid said Kanhaiya Kumar started vomitting on Thursday morning after which he was "rushed to a hospital". Thu, 05 May 2016 14:45:01 +0530 Take Our Poll on Jisha Rape All you need to know about the rape and murder of Jisha, the Kerala law graduate. Thu, 05 May 2016 11:12:19 +0530 Best Stories From Our Print Edition Thu, 05 May 2016 07:02:49 +0530 Trump's Last Republican Rival John Kasich Quits US Republican Presidential Race US Ohio state governor John Kasich is suspending his bid for the White House. Thu, 05 May 2016 04:48:53 +0530 Jisha Rape and Murder: Centre Seeks Report from Kerala After Parliament Uproar The Centre has sought a report from Kerala on the brutal rape and murder of Jisha, a Dalit law student, after the matter was raised by several MPs in both Houses of Parliament. Thu, 05 May 2016 04:20:04 +0530 85 Percentage Pictorial Warning Must on Tobacco Items: SC The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed tobacco companies to implement the rule mandating larger pictorial health warnings on packets of tobacco products. Thu, 05 May 2016 04:06:14 +0530 Agusta Trail Leads to London Labyrinth CBI, ED sleuths investigating `3600-cr chopper scam perplexed by maze of companies at two London addresses, closely tied to controversial British arms dealer Christian Michel Thu, 05 May 2016 04:01:00 +0530 13 Killed, 53 Injured as Bus Falls Into Dry Rivulet At least 13 people were killed and 53 others injured when a bus fell off a small bridge into a dry rivulet in Chhattisgarh's Balrampur district. Thu, 05 May 2016 03:49:09 +0530 China Urges Reasonable Trade Views After Trump 'Rape' Comment Trade between the world's two biggest economies is mutually beneficial, Beijing said after Donald Trump accused China of "rape". Thu, 05 May 2016 00:35:18 +0530 In U-turn, Britain to Let in More Syrian Child Refugees Britain will admit a limited number of child refugees who have travelled alone from Syria to Europe, PM David Cameron announced. Thu, 05 May 2016 00:30:55 +0530 Apple Loses Chinese Lawsuit Over iPhone Name Apple Inc has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name. Thu, 05 May 2016 00:23:38 +0530 US Officials: Deal Reached to Extend Syria Truce to Aleppo US and Russia have persuaded Syria's government and moderate rebels to extend the country's fragile truce to the northern city of Aleppo. Thu, 05 May 2016 00:12:20 +0530 IPL 2016: KKR Edge Past Punjab by Seven Runs, Becomes Table Topper Again Caribbean Andre Russell came up with a magical last over to help KKR grab a seven-run victory over Kings XI Punjab. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:59:19 +0530 Responses in Panama Papers Will be Matched With ITR: Jaitley Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Income Tax Department has already sent notices to those figuring in Panama Papers. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:41:53 +0530 Bankruptcy Code to be Taken Up for Discussion Tomorrow: Jaitley Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said government will take up the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code in Lok Sabha immediately. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:37:11 +0530 Three 'Highly Radicalised' Youths Arrested in Delhi for Link With Jaish-e-Mohammad The youths were arrested for allegedly making Improvised Explosive Device to carry out bombings in the national capital. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:14:03 +0530 VVIP Chopper Scam: CBI Grills Tyagi for the Third Consecutive Day The former IAF Chief S P Tyagi was questioned on his alleged role in the 3600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter scam. Wed, 04 May 2016 23:01:39 +0530 Lanka Takes Army Off VVIP Security In Demilitarization Drive Sirisena government in Sri Lanka has taken the army off VVIP security duties and has given the task entirely to the police. Wed, 04 May 2016 22:13:13 +0530 IPL 2016: Despite Uthappa's 70, KKR Post Modest 164-3 Against Punjab Half-centuries from openers gave Kolkata a perfect launchpad before Punjab pulled things back to restrict the hosts. Wed, 04 May 2016 22:02:53 +0530 Gave Personal Guarantee for Loans to Kingfisher Airlines Under Coercion: Mallya Embattled tycoon Vijay Mallya has defended his position of not being personally liable for repayment of Rs 9,431 crore loan. Wed, 04 May 2016 21:48:02 +0530 Fights Erupt in South African Parliament Over Zuma Speech Parliament guards physically ejected leftist opposition lawmakers in the latest political drama over the presidency of Jacob Zuma. Wed, 04 May 2016 21:31:57 +0530 Cabinet Approves Flexible Domestic Coal Use Policy Cabinet approved a proposal to relax norms for utilisation of domestic coal aimed at bringing down power generation cost. Wed, 04 May 2016 21:17:55 +0530 'India Remains United, Democratic Due to Mahatma's Non-violence': Rajmohan Gandhi India has remained united after independence and retained democracy due to the non-violent approach followed by Mahatma Gandhi. Wed, 04 May 2016 21:10:43 +0530 Trump Warns US Companies Against Shipping Jobs Overseas Donald Trump warned American companies of "very serious consequences" if they shift their operations overseas. Wed, 04 May 2016 21:05:27 +0530 14-year-old Girl Abducted and Gang-raped; 3 Accused Arrested The victim was waiting for transport at around 2 am last night at sector 71 in Noida and around 4 am, she was discovered by a passerby in the park. Wed, 04 May 2016 20:47:54 +0530 Two Formal Bids Emerge for Loss-making Tata Steel UK One bid came from UK Businessman Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House group, the second from a team of former Tata Steel staff. Wed, 04 May 2016 20:36:09 +0530 Odisha Works Department Engineer-in-Chief Suspended on DA Charges Wed, 04 May 2016 16:49:54 +0530 Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Joins Facebook Wed, 04 May 2016 16:39:48 +0530 Training Camps Organised by Terror Groups in Country: Government Physical and IEDs related training camps were being organised by some terrorist organisations at various places in the country, Rajya Sabha Wed, 04 May 2016 16:13:50 +0530 Jisha Murder Case: Police Release Sketch of Suspect The police prepared the sketch based on the statements of the witnesses. Wed, 04 May 2016 16:05:30 +0530 Enrolment of 306 Indian Students in US 'University' Terminated The enrolment of 306 Indian students in a US university has been terminated on charges of visa fraud, VK Singh said. Wed, 04 May 2016 16:00:51 +0530 Hyderabad Metro Project May Get Delayed by 18 Months: LTMRHL Meanwhile, it was informed Shivanand Nimbargi is set to take over as MD and CEO of LTMRHL on May 31. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:57:31 +0530 Sisodia Sacks Vice Principal of Delhi School for Negligence Sisodia, also the education minister, is known to keep a strict watch on the working of government schools. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:47:39 +0530 Modi Government Changing Colour Faster Than Chameleon: Sena Shiv Sena said the BJP dispensation has given separtists the "concession" to talk to Pakistan. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:44:58 +0530 Land Reforms Fail, 5 Percent of India's Farmers Control 32 Percent Land The average land given to the rural landless is small and falling, from 0.95 acres in 2002 to 0.88 acres in 2015. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:37:12 +0530 600 Cusecs Released to Worst-hit Pune Tehsils Amid Row on Water Sharing To avoid any untoward incident at the reservoir, police forces were deployed around the Khadakwasla reservoir. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:33:39 +0530 I Did Not Ask Government to Ban Book on Bhagat Singh: Kurien Kurien also said that same is applicable to all freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for the country. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:30:30 +0530 Ground Fires in Himachal Pradesh Under Control: Official Vasudeva said that it had rained yesterday including in the mid and lower hills, which had also helped douse the ground fires. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:18:33 +0530 2,508 Cities Selected Under PM's Scheme for Affordable Housing The scheme comes with an aim of constructing more than two crore houses across the nation within a span of seven years. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:14:27 +0530 Ruckus in RS as Parrikar Speaks on AgustaWestland Deal Kharge, has accused the Centre of pursuing a politically motivated campaign to defame the grand old party. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:06:29 +0530 Government Apologises for Suresh Prabhu's Absence in LS During Question Hour Speaker Sumitra Mahajan also issued a stricture against the government, saying such instances should not recur. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:03:08 +0530 Ethics Committee Recommends Mallya's Expulsion From RS With 'Immediate Effect' Earlier, Mallya resigned as a RS MP a week after the Ethics Committee decided to unanimously expel him from Parliament. Wed, 04 May 2016 15:00:20 +0530 Hunger Strike by Kanhaiya and Other Students 'Unlawful': JNU VC Kanhaiya complained of low BP yesterday, ABVP's Saurabh Sharma was rushed to AIIMS after his glucose level dipped. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:56:42 +0530 India Exerting Diplomatic Pressure to Ban Masood Azhar: Government China had blocked India's bid at the UN to ban Azhar, the JeM chief and mastermind of the Pathankot terror attack. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:41:28 +0530 Days After Jisha's Murder, Another Dalit Student Gangraped in Kerala The victim had gone with an autorickshaw driver, who was known to her, in his vehicle on the day of the incident. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:34:01 +0530 AgustaWestland Row: CBI Questions Tyagi, Khaitan The focus of the questioning is Tyagi's alleged links with Italian middlemen, Gerosa and Guido, CBI sources said. Wed, 04 May 2016 14:26:31 +0530 AgustaWestland Row: Somaiya Levels Charges, Says Rahul, Vadra Have Started New Scheme Kirit said, the Congress VP and Robert Vadra started a new scheme, which takes a kick-back with the DLF. Wed, 04 May 2016 12:54:34 +0530 Best Stories From Our Print Edition Wed, 04 May 2016 06:37:32 +0530 SC NEET Suspense to Keep Aspirants on Edge Till Thursday Hopes of lakhs of medical aspirants will hinge on the Supreme Court until Thursday as it refused to change its order on holding a single entrance test for admissions to undergraduate medical and dental courses, for now. Wed, 04 May 2016 04:22:36 +0530 Something Seriously Wrong with Indian Anti-terror Operations: House Panel on Pathankot Attack The panel said it failed to understand that in spite of an alert in advance, how terrorists managed to breach the high-security airbase. Wed, 04 May 2016 04:18:12 +0530 SC for Court-monitored Floor Test in Uttarakhand The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Attorney-General to apprise it about the feasibility of holding a floor test in the Uttarakhand Assembly under its supervision to ascertain the “actual situation”. Wed, 04 May 2016 04:16:53 +0530 Draft Education Policy to Pitch for Raising Sector's GDP Share he much-awaited draft education policy, likely to be submitted this week, could recommend raising the share in GDP for the education sector. Wed, 04 May 2016 04:14:05 +0530 Brazil to End WhatsApp Shutdown A Brazilian court agreed to end its blockage of the smartphone messaging service WhatsApp. Wed, 04 May 2016 03:08:56 +0530 Grandparents have Right to Custody of Kids: High Court The court granted interim day-time custody and overnight custody of the child to the grandparents, with conditions. Wed, 04 May 2016 03:08:51 +0530 45-year-old Woman Dies While Standing in Water Queue in Drought-hit Latur Kevalbai Kamble had been standing in a queue to fetch water from a borewell at Atola village in Chakur. Wed, 04 May 2016 03:03:51 +0530 Central Law Needed to Legalise Betting in Cricket: BCCI to SC BCCI told the Supreme Court that betting in cricket matches can be legalised only if a central law is enacted on this. Wed, 04 May 2016 00:08:11 +0530 IPL 2016: Brilliant Pant Guides Daredevils to Eight Wicket Win Over Lions Rishab Pant struck a brilliant half century as Delhi Daredevils thrashed table toppers Gujarat Lions by eight wickets. Tue, 03 May 2016 23:56:02 +0530 Girone Will Return Home 'in a Few Weeks': Italian Defence Minister Italian marine Salvatore Girone, held in India on murder charges, will return home "in a few weeks". Tue, 03 May 2016 22:44:15 +0530 Sell Government's Success Stories to People: PM Modi to BJP MPs Modi listed the Mudra scheme, increased LPG coverage and electrification of villages as the major achievements of his government. Tue, 03 May 2016 22:38:03 +0530 VVIP Chopper Scam: BJP Accuses Rahul of Playing Victim Card BJP accused Rahul Gandhi of playing the victim card when the probe in the chopper deal was closing in on the Congress. Tue, 03 May 2016 22:31:58 +0530 Cabinet May Take Up Flexible Domestic Coal Use Policy Tomorrow Cabinet is likely to consider a proposal to ease norms for utilisation of domestic coal to reduce power generation cost. Tue, 03 May 2016 22:16:14 +0530 Sri Lanka's Ex-army Chief Says 2006 Bombing an Inside Job Sarath Fonseka said the December 2006 bomb attack blamed on separatist Tamil Tiger rebels had been stage-managed. Tue, 03 May 2016 22:01:29 +0530 Cameron to Focus on Terror Crackdown in Next Parliament Session British Prime Minister David Cameron is set to make terror crackdown a central focus of his next Parliament session. Tue, 03 May 2016 21:17:40 +0530 Tribunal: India, Italy Should Agree on Italian Marine's Bail The two countries should present their arguments over relaxing the marine's bail conditions to SC, the tribunal said. Tue, 03 May 2016 20:49:08 +0530 Pakistan to Maintain Minimum Nuclear Deterrence: Aziz Pakistan would maintain minimum nuclear deterrence for balancing the strategic stability in South Asia. Tue, 03 May 2016 20:25:20 +0530