The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:06:04 +0530 Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:53:27 +0530 Top News SC Denies Any Compromise in Rape Cases Over Promise of Wedlock The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that there can be no compromise in a rape case in the name of promising wedlock. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:52:56 +0530 Ropeway to Clear Traffic Congestion in Kolkata The Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Service Ltd was working on the detailed project report. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:43:23 +0530 Lalitgate: Congress Rubbishes Offering 'Deal' to Government if Sushma, Raje Axed Rejecting the reports, senior party leader Jairam Ramesh sadi they are "totally baseless and mischievous". Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:41:01 +0530 Modi's Greetings to Chinese Counterpart Goes Viral Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:34:45 +0530 India Inc Pats Modi for Restoring Government Credibility India Inc has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for restoring the government's credibility by taking steps towards transparency in its functioning. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:25:25 +0530 14 Killed in West Bengal Landslides At least 14 people were killed in landslides in West Bengal's Darjeeling hills, an official said on Wednesday. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:22:04 +0530 Chinese Submarine Visit to Karachi Port no Threat to India: Beijing A Chinese submarine's visit to Pakistan was in no way a threat to India, according to a military spokesman of the defence ministry here. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:10:43 +0530 Raje Should Volunteer Information on Foreign Trips, Says Congress Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:07:26 +0530 Long Lines in Greece as Banks Reopen; New Proposal Weighed The protest came a day after thousands of government supporters advocating a "No" vote held a similar demonstration. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:04:21 +0530 4 Vehicles Gutted in Fire Near Pune Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:40:15 +0530 Indian Premium Hatch Segment: A Long Way to Go Maruti 800 and Hyundai Santro had been the first cars for many of the Indian buyers and afterwards Alto and Eon have been keeping this trend continued.  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:41:01 +0530 Varun Gandhi Denies Lalit Modi's Allegations Varun is understood to have said that Modi is trying to divert attention from himself . Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:40:57 +0530 2016 Audi A4 Revealed: Coming Soon to India The interiors of 2016 A4 show significant changes in terms of novelty and class, compared to the ageing outgoing dash. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:37:17 +0530 Tihar Jailbreak: Second Escapee Nabbed in UP The Delhi Police has arrested the second Tihar jail escapee, Javed,  from his ancestral village in Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda district. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:34:41 +0530 A Look at Where Greece, Creditors Could Restart Talks The country's left-wing government is hoping to continue talks on a proposed new package, picking up from where the negotiations left off last week — before an impasse prompted Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to call a referendum. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:34:16 +0530 Pankaja Munde Will Brief Press to Clarify Stand on Corruption Allegations Munde had earlier dismissed the allegations, maintaining that she has not violated any rules. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:31:03 +0530 Since 1981, Bush Paid an Average Tax Rate of 36 Per Cent Bush is the first of the nearly two dozen major candidates for president in 2016 to release tax returns. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:29:51 +0530 Sri Lanka Enter New Era in Pakistan Decider Mathews is now the leader of the pack with 48 Test appearances, but none of the other frontline batsmen have reached the 20-match mark. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:26:13 +0530 Police: 141 Bodies Recovered from Indonesia Plane Crash The air force says there were 122 people on the plane including military personnel and their families. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:23:48 +0530 Uruguay Showed Good Defence in Copa America: Godin The hosts knocked Godin's team out of the contest after defeating Uruguay 1-0 in the quarter-finals. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:16:09 +0530 Man Accused in Boko Haram Abduction of Chibok Girls Arrested The extremists last year took control of a large swath of northeastern Nigeria where they declared an Islamic caliphate. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:48:20 +0530 Cuba First Country to Eradicate Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission: WHO The WHO announced in a press release that it validated Cuba's success in eliminating mother-to-child transmission. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:42:26 +0530 Santner Joins New Zealand's List of Contracted Players Santner, a left-hand batsman and left-arm spin bowler, makes his first appearance on the list after strong performances on New Zealand's recent tour to England. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:40:34 +0530 Jaishankar, Blinken Discussed Full Range of Issues: US Official On June 29, Blinken hosted Jaishankar and Indian Ambassador to the US Arun K Singh for a working lunch. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:39:13 +0530 Best Stories From Our Print Edition - July 1 Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:35:22 +0530 Federer Still the Master of Cool While Nadal Scraps for His Life The story of Wimbledon 2015 so far, of Federer the glorious aesthete and Nadal the inspired artisan, is somehow as reassuringly familiar as ever. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:32:31 +0530 Forget New Zealand, the Ashes Will be Full on, Snarls Haddin Haddin is rested from Australia's final warm-up match before the first Test against Essex, which starts today. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:25:32 +0530 Thousands Turned Away as Wimbledon Feels the Heat Only 38,000 tennis fans were allowed in compared with more than 43,000 on Monday in a bid to prevent overcrowding. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:23:02 +0530 Authorities Missed Isil's Twitter Warning to 'Christians' of Tourist Resort Massacre Threat was made seven weeks before gunman's rampage through hotel that left 39 people dead Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:16:03 +0530 Egypt Steps up Battle Against Dissent After Assassination Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:13:45 +0530 Hollywood Royals Affleck, Garner Announce Divorce Unlike many Hollywood couples, Affleck and Garner did not have a prenuptial agreement on dividing their fortunes in case of divorce. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:11:35 +0530 What Does the Crisis Mean for Other Economies Including Britain? Long, drawn-out discussions with its creditors have failed to produce any emergency cash needed to keep Greece afloat. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:10:18 +0530 Greece in Shock Bid for Fresh Bail-Out Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:59:18 +0530 Rape Scene Rankles Opera Boo Boys Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:55:54 +0530 Missed Penalty Kick Costs Germany in 2-0 Loss to US The top-ranked Germans had been 17 for 17 on World Cup penalty kicks, including all five in a tiebreaker to beat France in the quarterfinal. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:53:42 +0530 Fires at Black Churches Raise Tensions in US South Fires have struck six churches since Dylann Roof murdered nine black people at the Emanuel church in the historic South Carolina city. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:53:17 +0530 Chaos at Calais as French Workers Strike It was understood that between 30 and 50 protesters cut through fences to the Eurotunnel site and blocked the track with burning tyres. They were later arrested. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:51:29 +0530 Striker Robinho Leaves Brazilian Club to Play in China Robinho returned to Brazilian football last year on a loan from AC Milan. He has played three different stints with Santos, scoring 111 goals in 253 matches. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:50:11 +0530 Wall Street Worker Wins 18 Million Dollar from Boss Who Called her a Prostitute He then launched a vindictive online defamation campaign after coming across her boyfriend naked in bed, the court was told. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:47:49 +0530 Messi Sparkles as Argentina Thrash Paraguay in a 6-1 Win The midfielder controlled on the run with a sublime first touch before bludgeoning a low shot past Justo Villar. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:44:54 +0530 Greece Defaults on IMF Debt Greece has become the first developed country to default on its debt to the International Monetary Fund, after missing a 1.5 billion euro (USD 1.7 billion) payment. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 07:42:14 +0530 Rajapaksa Not SLFP's PM Candidate: Sirisena Sirisena rejected Rajapaksa’s demand that he be made Prime Ministerial candidate of the party in the run up to the August 17 parliamentary elections. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:48:33 +0530 CBI to Grill Maran In Telecom Scam Today CBI summoned Maran for questioning for his involvement in the scam where over 323 high-data capacity BSNL telecom lines were used at his residence in Chennai. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:28:20 +0530 Lalit Modi Terms Entire Controversy Lalitgate on Twitter Former IPL chief Lalit Modi has now himself termed the entire controversy Lalitgate in his latest tweets on Tuesday. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:08:35 +0530 Congress Spinning Tales on Raje, Dushyant: BJP BJP ridiculed the Congress for spreading lies and making allegations based on selective reading of property documents. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:03:49 +0530 Gays are Genetically Handicapped: Swamy Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday kicked up a row when he said that the BJP’s position on homosexuality was that it was a genetic disorder. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:55:49 +0530 Academics Soon as Ministry of External Affairs Consultants Ministry of External Affairs put out advertisements for recruiting academics as consultants for conducting research, writing papers for its newly-resurgent PPR. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:54:07 +0530 MHA Adds Money Laundering Angle in Security Clause Ministry of Home Affairs added ‘money laundering’ in its newly-mooted National Security Clause for foreign companies. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:52:16 +0530 India Urged to Take Note of Recent Political Moves in Maldives In a phone conversation from London, Jameel told Express, “This is a constitutional coup in the guise of constitutional reforms.” Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:50:20 +0530 MoEF for Statewise Decision on Ecologically Sensitive Areas As the June 30 deadline to all six Western Ghat states to submit reports on physical demarcation of Ecologically Sensitive Areas ended. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:48:12 +0530 Navy Launches 3 Follow-on Water Jet Fast Attack Craft Indian Navy launched three follow-on Water Jet Fast Attack Craft at Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers in Kolkata. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:44:21 +0530 Vyapam Scam: Chouhan Faces Cong Ire Raje is not the only one facing the Opposition’s wrath, Shivraj Singh Chouhan seems to have got caught in the line of fire, as well. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:39:11 +0530 Greece Defaults on IMF Debt Greece became the first developed country to default on its debt to the International Monetary Fund, after missing a 1.5 bn euro payment. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:35:03 +0530 Chennai Cops Gear Up for Day One of Helmet Rule As Chennaiites were busy haggling with traders to get headgears, traffic policemen get acknowledgement receipts printed. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:20:43 +0530 AAP Admits Giving Perks to Party Members AAP government in Delhi admitted that a few party members were getting benefits like official house and cars. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:31:15 +0530 Fadnavis' Secretary 'Delays' Air India Flight Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:59:52 +0530 120 Billion Dollars to be Infused in Indian Railways in 5 Years: Suresh Prabhu Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:11:52 +0530 Come Arrest Me, Tihar Jail Escapee Had Called His Captors Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:09:47 +0530 Petrol Prices cut by 31 Paise, Diesel 71 Paise Petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 66.62 per litre from tomorrow instead of Rs 66.93 at present and a litre of diesel will cost Rs 50.22 per litre as against Rs 50.93 earlier. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:12:59 +0530 Congress Spreading Lies About Raje's links with Lalit Modi: BJP Sharma charged Congress is good at 'acting' as it "spreads lies in its bid to change the truth" in the Lalit Modi controversy issue. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:07:18 +0530 Illegal BSNL Lines Case: CBI to Examine Dayanidhi Maran Tomorrow Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:15:02 +0530 France Links Beheading, Gas Plant Attack to Islamic State French investigators have uncovered links between Islamic State militants and the man who hung his employer's severed head at a gas plant he was attacking, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:55:04 +0530 Flipkart Ranked Second in Top Global Book Sellers E-commerce major Flipkart has been ranked second among top book sellers of the world, according to a survey. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:45:32 +0530 Digvijay Files Petition in SC Seeking CBI Probe Into Vyapam Case Vyapam scam is a massive admission and recruitment scandal involving politicians, bureaucrats and middlemen. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:34:52 +0530 Dozens Dead as Indonesia Military Cargo Plane Crashes in Medan Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:26:05 +0530 Karnataka Government Orders SIT Probe Into Graft Charges in Lokayukta Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:16:13 +0530 Dayanidhi Maran Gets Interim Anticipatory Bail in Illegal Tlephone Exchange Case The Madras High Court today granted interim anticipatory bail to former Telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran, prime accused in the illegal telephone exchange case. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:56:19 +0530 Russia Cracks Down on Yoga Classes to Check Occultism Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:04:09 +0530 French Midfielder Imbula Close to Signing with Porto French midfielder Giannelli Imbula is a small step away from joining Porto football club next season. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:51:55 +0530 Islamic State Crucifies Five People for Not Fasting During Ramadan Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:49:28 +0530 India, US Review Implementation of Initiatives by Modi, Obama Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:45:21 +0530 Another Goa Minister Accused of Faking Educational Qualification Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar was accused of faking his educational qualification in his poll-related affidavit but Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza said an elected representative need not be educationally qualified. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:34:52 +0530 HP Government to Make Dharamsala the Most Beautiful Town of North India Dharamsala will be one of the most beautiful towns of North India, Himachal Pradesh minister Sudhir Sharma claimed today, while inviting a Hong Kong based company to look into the city's urban plan. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:22:02 +0530 ICC Congratulates Australia, New Zealand for in Day-night Test Australia and New Zealand will play the historic and first ever day-night test in the 138 year history of the test cricket from November 27 to December 1. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:07:13 +0530 I Will Expose Conspiracy Against Me, Says Pankaja Munde Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:57:25 +0530 Todt Asks Ecclestone to Stop Criticising F1 in Public FIA President, Jean Todt urged Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone to cut his public criticism of various aspects of the motorsport. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:55:51 +0530 India Seek to Sort out Defensive Woes Against Malaysia Indian defenders, who let in six goals against world champions Australia, will be again tested by the nippy Malaysians tomorrow. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:35:14 +0530 After Doing Well in Tests, I Expected ODI Call-up: Vijay The young Indian cricketer had faith to get a call for the ODI squad soon based on his consistent good performance in test matches. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:20:32 +0530 'Determined' Clarke Believes Aussies 'Perfectly Poised' to Defend Ashes The Australian team has already managed a win over Kent in their first warm-up match before the Ashes series. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:55:11 +0530 Congress Reveals Fresh Documents, Says 'Criminal Nexus' Between Lalit Modi and Raje Family The party released some fresh documents including one of 1949 which showed that the Dholpur Palace was owned by the Rajasthan Government. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:52:35 +0530 Mohun Bagan Struggling to Breathe Under Financial Instability Almost a month after bringing home the coveted I-League after 13 years, Mohun Bagan is still having problems solving monetary issues. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:42:34 +0530 RK Nagar By-poll: Jayalalithaa Wins by a Record Margin, Others Lose Deposit The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister said the AIADMK's victory in this by-election is a precursor to the 2016 Assembly elections. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:55:03 +0530 Google Maps Now available in Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram and 10 Other Cities Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:36:29 +0530 Bombay High Court Allows Nestle to Export Maggi Noodles In a partial breather for Nestle, the Bombay High Court has allowed the company's Indian branch to export all varieties of its popular two-minute Maggi noodles. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:33:44 +0530 Crime Branch to Probe Jagannath Secret Ritual Picture Leak SJTA's move for crime branch probe into the episode came amidst allegation that mobile phones had been carried during Lord Jagannath's 'Brahma Paribartan'. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:08:15 +0530 Congress Candidate KS Sabarinathan Sweeps Aruvikkara By-poll O Rajagopal of  BJP made a surprise with 34,145 votes as they had only 7,694 votes in 2011, when Congress lost 349 votes than 2011. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:53:32 +0530 Drug Peddlers Using Postal Route to Send Contraband The official said the main reason in shift of modus operandi is that unlike private couriers the postal service does not follow strict Know Your Customer (KYC) norms. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:39:02 +0530 Cleanliness Drive to Continue in Government Offices Till Aug 15 Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government has decided to continue the cleanliness drive in all central government offices up to August 15. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:44:14 +0530 Sadananda Gowda Indicates Decriminalising 'Un-natural Sex' Gowda’s statement came following U.S. Supreme Court's historic decision last week declaring same-sex marriages legal. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:38:21 +0530 Aruvikkara By-poll Counting Begins, Congress Candidate Sabrinath Leads Vote Count Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:31:04 +0530 Counting Begins for RK Nagar By-poll, Jayalalithaa Leads in Postal Votes There are 28 candidates including Jayalalithaa, CPI candidate C Mahendran and 19 independents including social activist Traffic Ramaswamy. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:06:58 +0530 Djokovic Rages, Hewitt Bids Wimbledon Farewell Defending champion Djokovic enjoyed a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win over Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber with crucial breaks in the ninth game of each set. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:59:12 +0530 Chile Beats Peru 2-1 to Reach Copa America Final Argentina, led by Lionel Messi, meets Paraguay in the other semifinal match on Tuesday. The final is on Saturday. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:46:33 +0530 Australia-NZ to Play First Day-night Match in Test History The historic first international in Adelaide will be the third and final Test in a series between the trans-Tasman rivals. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:35:23 +0530 Top Ramen Goes the Maggi Way, Recalls Stock From India Shelves Barely a few weeks after Maggi was out of retail shelves over safety and regulatory issues, trouble was now brewing for Top Ramen. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:42:59 +0530 Final Decision in Sun TV Case Will be Collective: Official “There may be a difference in approach, which is alright in a democracy, but the final decision on the matter would only be taken collectively,” a government official said, referring to the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Information and Broadcasting Ministry. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:41:28 +0530 HC Refuses to Stop Meena from Entering Delhi ACB Office The court turns down the Delhi Govt’s petition, saying it will affect the funtioning of the anti-graft agency and instructs the L-G appointee to act in accordance with law Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:40:21 +0530 First, ID Card with Dog Pic, Now Arrest Now, adding insult to injury, the boy, who had been issued an admit card with a dog’s photograph, is now facing arrest for allegedly tampering with the document. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:35:57 +0530 BJP Attempts to Turn Muslim Burial Ground in Srinagar Into Wrestling Arena BJP now part of the coalition government in JK is attempting to convert a Muslim burial into a wrestling arena for staging a ‘dangal’. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:34:21 +0530 BJP Steps up Defence, Produces Documents in Favour of Raje Parnami, Rathore mounted a counter offensive in Jaipur, rejectinmg the charge levelled by Ramesh that the Dholpur Palace does not belong to Dushyant. 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