The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:44:06 +0530 Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:46:02 +0530 Top News Hindu Groups Seek Ban on Beef Festival in Osmania University Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:44:45 +0530 Do Not Delay Funds Allocated for Welfare of Juvenile Homes:HC Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:28:44 +0530 Woman Railway Commuter Gets Swift Help as she Tweets to Prabhu A woman passenger travelling alone on an outstation train in Maharashtra was immediately attended to by authorities after she sought help through a tweet directed to the twitter handle of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, a senior Central Railway officer said today. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 19:31:39 +0530 Great Heroes' Day Passes Off Peacefully in Jaffna Neither the Northern Province CM C.V.Wigneswaran nor any of the leaders of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) issued condolence statements. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:29:51 +0530 Ferrari Hometown Overwhelmed by Roar of Test-driving Fans While such businesses exist in cities around the world, driving a Ferrari around Maranello is an unrivaled experience for the true Ferrari fan. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:15:27 +0530 Whether Funds Parked in Sheena Account Led to her Murder? Peter Mukerjea was today grilled for six hours by the CBI to ascertain whether funds were parked in an overseas account of Sheena Bora. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:30:12 +0530 Drought-hit India's Quest for Water Hampered by Thirsty Crops Pleas by local officials for farmers to switch from rice to oilseeds and pulses and protect dangerously low water levels are falling on deaf ears. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:50:26 +0530 PDP-BJP Dispensation has Lost Peoples' Confidence: Omar Omar alleged, JK was suffering due to uncertainty over PDP's leadership, the administration was in a dilemma as to who was in real command. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:43:56 +0530 Farooq Defends Aamir, Says his Statement Was Distorted He said that there was no reason for Aamir to leave India as he had never said that, but blamed the media for spreading a false propaganda. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:58:49 +0530 GST Hopes Buoy Markets, Sensex Gains 184 Points Both the bellwether indices of the Indian equity markets opened on a higher note, supported by hopes of a stimulus package in the European Union. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:53:01 +0530 Space Cups Give ISS Astronauts Zero-gravity Espresso Experience The uniquely-designed cups simply elicit happy eruptions of laughter because the astronauts readily confess they hadn't expected it to work. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:36:05 +0530 Not Recognising Nehru's Contribution Reflects Intolerance: Congress Congress said, not acknowledging contributions of leaders like Nehru in making of the Constitution reflected BJP's intolerance. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:35:29 +0530 TN Rains: Death Toll Mounts to 184, More Rains Expected A low pressure over south east Bay of Bengal expected to bring rains to TN, eight persons were killed in rain-related incidents taking the toll 184. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:28:58 +0530 5.5 Magnitude Quake Jolts Myanmar Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:28:42 +0530 Israel Tests Barak-8 Missile Co-developed With India The Israeli military has conducted another successful test of the Barak-8 missile, jointly developed with India. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:18:33 +0530 Mulayam Demands Government Assurance on Constitution, Reservation Mulayam demanded an assurance from the govt that the Constitution would not be further amended in future, there would be no review of quota. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:03:14 +0530 Tens of Thousands of Students Protest in Nepalese Capital The students lined the Ring Road which circles Kathmandu on Friday to demand an immediate lifting of the blockade. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:01:08 +0530 Poland Will not Extradite Roman Polanski to the US Poland will not extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S. after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against it. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:51:10 +0530 SC Asks Maran to Appear Before CBI The apex court said that Maran would appear before the investigating officer for seven days from November 30 to December 6. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:43:43 +0530 HSBC Says to Shut Down India Private Banking Business HSBC Holdings will shut its private banking business in India, a spokesman said, marking the exit of another foreign bank. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:30:59 +0530 AIFF Decides to Bring Back Federation Cup The All India Football Federation today decided to bring Federation Cup back into the calendar next year, saying the top-eight I-League teams. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:29:34 +0530 Teenagers Rape Classmate and Circulate Video on WhatsApp Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:37:45 +0530 Tribute in Adelaide Marks 1st Anniversary of Hughes' Death The festive feel of the first day-night test match turned somber, for a quiet tribute to Phillip Hughes during the first break in play. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:08:35 +0530 Nagpur Test: South Africa 105/4 at Lunch After Ashwin's Double Strike South Africa reaches to 104-4 at the morning session of day three, after Ravichandran Ashwin removed AB De Villiers and Dean Elgar. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:56:38 +0530 Dhoni Becomes Brand Ambassador for a Dubai-based Company MS Dhoni has signed up to be the brand ambassador of Dubai-based hospitality and event management company Grand Midwest Group for three years. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:39:25 +0530 New Zealand Wins Toss, Elects to Bat in 1st Day-night Test New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum won the toss and elected to bat first against Australia in the first ever day-night cricket test. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 09:23:40 +0530 Best Stories of Our Print Edition Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:50:16 +0530 On LTTE Chief's Birthday, Jaffna Student Ends Life for Eelam Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:12:24 +0530 Hyderabadi Woman Duped of Rs 9.5 Lakh by Online Matrimonial Racket Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:03:11 +0530 After 18 Murders And 100 Thefts, Prasad Starts Life as Chai Wala! Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:58:15 +0530 In 7 Years, Rs 9 Lakh Crore Investments Get OK, Just Rs 1 Lakh Crore Take Off Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:57:15 +0530 Writers Quit Vikram Sampath's Literature Fest Over Award Wapsi Row Murmurs against Vikram Sampath, director of the Bangalore Literature Festival, are growing louder, with several writers withdrawing from its panels. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:57:08 +0530 Ex-Burglar Brings Tiruchy's 'Burglary Village' Back in Focus Amarnathan, who had sought the high court’s help after he was abducted, was a reformed burglar, and a police informer Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:57:04 +0530 New Rain Alert Out; Central Team Visits Worst-hit Areas in Tamil Nadu Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:51:00 +0530 Rahul Stumped? Not Really: Carmel Student Post Goes Viral A student of Mount Carmel College dismissed as “appalling” the hullabaloo surrounding the video of Rahul Gandhi being ‘stumped’ by students. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:41:35 +0530 No Fools' Day Joke This, Bihar to Go Alcohol-free From April 1, 2016 Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:24 +0530 Rs 900-cr Twist in Sheena Murder: Peter, Indrani Siphoned Off Money From 9X Media CBI reveals Peter, Indrani siphoned off money from 9X Media; tycoon to face polygraph test; custody extended Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:24 +0530 Intel Warns of Pakistan Attempt to Form an Axis of Evil Against India Pakistan’s spy agency ISI is trying to foment trouble in India by forging an alliance of top three terrorist outfits - LeT, JeM and HuM. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:22 +0530 Apex Court Disposed of 83,000 Cases Last Year, Says CJI Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:19 +0530 Delhi's Biggest Heist: Cash Van Driver Flees with Rs 22 Crores Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:18 +0530 Parrikar to Launch Media Blitzkrieg against Protesting Veterans Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:15 +0530 Held for Rioting, Akhilesh Tripathi Fifth AAP MLA in Jail Fri, 27 Nov 2015 04:19:15 +0530 84 Private Quarries Violated Licence Norms, Says Report The report submitted by U Sagayam, the official who was tasked by Madras High Court to probe the alleged mining scam in the State. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 03:45:58 +0530 Cash Van Driver in Delhi Makes Off With Rs 22.5 Crore CCTV grabs have been obtained from nearby premises while eyewitnesses are being examined and several teams have been put on the case, police added. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:37:56 +0530 Over 300 Projects Pending With Railways for Various Reasons: Singh Railways has done only 3,500 kms in the past five years and the target of doubling of 12,000 kms of existing corridors in the next five years, has been termed 'aggressive' by the transport advisor. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 20:23:46 +0530 Government Says Word Secularism Misused; Sonia Raises Intolerance Winter session of LS began with a debate, govt said the word secularism had been misused while Congress raked up the issue of intolerance. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:52:17 +0530 Rahul Gandhi Refuses in SC to Regret His Statement on RSS He further alleged that the complaint was "motivated" and "malafide" and deserved to be dismissed. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:50:21 +0530 Arrest of TN Fishermen Created Sense of Fear and Unrest: Jaya Attack, apprehension of our fishermen continue unabated, creating a sense of fear and unrest among the fisherfolk in TN," CM Jayalalithaa said. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:42:08 +0530 Sheena Murder: CBI Seeks Interpol Help, Peter's Custody Extended CBI told a court, it has sought Interpol's help in seeking access to overseas bank accounts of the Mukerjeas, extended his custody till November 30. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:37:45 +0530 Controversy Over Aamir's 'Intolerance' Remarks Refuses to Die Aamir's intolerance remarks controversy refuses to die with Rajnath taking an jibe at the Bollywood star while Mamata backed him. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:31:55 +0530 Will Explore All Legal Options: Fadnavis on SC Dance Bar Order Fadnavis said, his govt was not in favour of opening dance bars, would explore legal options after SC asked it to implement its order in this regard. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:34:55 +0530 SMS Threatens to 'Eliminate' Nitish, Security Beefed Up A mobile message allegedly threatening to eliminate Nitish was received by a private TV channel, prompting police to beef up security of the Bihar CM. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:16:07 +0530 GST Rate Should be Below 20 Percent: Congress The comments by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma came as parliament opened its winter session. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:55:54 +0530 Kejriwal Indisposed; Cancels All Public Engagements All the public engagements of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today stood cancelled as he remained indisposed, officials said. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:23:15 +0530 Islamic State can Aid Infiltration into Kashmir: BSF Ceasefire violations by Pakistan doubled this year, and Islamic State can help push militants into JK from Pakistan, a BSF officer said. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:20:54 +0530 Mobile Subscribers in India to Cross 500 Million by 2015: Report India is set to have more than 500 mn unique mobile subscribers by end of 2015, thanks to affordable devices, tariff. digital literacy, study reveals. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:17:06 +0530 Secular Most Misused Word in Politics: Rajnath Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:13:06 +0530 Shatrughan Disapproves of Aamir's Remark on Intolerance Amid the controversy over Aamir's remarks, Shatrughan said he disapproved of India being labelled intolerant by him and others, asserted India was peace loving. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:03:02 +0530 Nitish Announces Liquor Ban in Bihar From April 1 Bihar will go dry from April 1, 2016, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced on Thursday. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:49:09 +0530 Sena to Reward Rs 1 Lakh to Anyone who Slaps Aamir Khan Shiv Sena’s Punjab unit had announced Rs.1 lakh per slap as reward for anyone who slaps Aamir for his remark on intolerance in India. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:42:04 +0530 India Test Fires Nuclear Capable Prithvi-II Missile India successfully test-fired the army version of short range surface–to–surface ballistic missile Prithvi-II from a defence base located in Balasore. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:36:01 +0530 South Korea Orders Recall of 125,522 Volkswagen Vehicles South Korea is the first country after the United States to announce measures based on it own testing. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:30:08 +0530 Donald Trump Mocks Disabled NYT Reporter The New York Times is enraged after Donald trump mocked one of the newspaper’s reporters who had a physical disability. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:29:22 +0530 Is Portugal About to go Down the Same Road as Greece? A shaky economy and huge debts menace the national economy. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:26:47 +0530 Tributes Paid to Martyrs on Seventh Anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai Terror Attacks Floral tributes were paid to the martyrs on the seventh anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on Thursday. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:24:14 +0530 Russian Helicopter Crashes in Siberia, Killing 10 A Russian helicopter carrying oil workers has crashed in eastern Siberia, and officials say 10 of the 25 people on board were killed. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:21:08 +0530 Sonia Targets Government, Says Constitutional Principles Attacked The Congress has for the past some months persistently attacked the Modi government over "rising intolerance". Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:59:36 +0530 Rajnath's Apparent Jibe at Aamir in Lok Sabha His remarks drew immediate reaction from the Opposition parties including the Congress and the Left. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:42:21 +0530 Sheena Murder Case: Peter Mukerjea Brought to Mumbai Peter, who was taken to Delhi for questioning by senior CBI officials, experts in the Sheena Bora murder case, was brought to Mumbai. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:13:40 +0530 Best Stories From Our Print Edition Thu, 26 Nov 2015 06:57:58 +0530 Indo-Nepal Ties Take a Hit After Alleged 'Border Firing' Kills Three Nepali Nepal seeks info on alleged incident; New Delhi denies charges Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:44:22 +0530 Signs of Thaw After Government Reaches Out on GST Bill Modi assures Opposition its views on key legislation will be taken on board; Centre agrees to proposal on parliamentary resolution. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:01:16 +0530 Brawling Duo Fall Off Train, 1 Loses Limb, Another Life Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:00:23 +0530 Consumer Court Pulls Up Emami For Unfair Promise, Slaps Handsome Fine Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:58:22 +0530 Madras HC Allows Holding Tipu Sultan's Birth Anniversary Celebration in Vellore Thamizhaga Makkal Jananayaga Katchi plans to hold celebration on Jan 9 or 10 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:51:31 +0530 Burning of Aamir Khan’s Effigy an Index of Intolerance, says HC Judge’s-Effigy-an-Index-of-Intolerance-says-HC-Judge/2015/11/26/article3146846.ece Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:49:03 +0530’s-Effigy-an-Index-of-Intolerance-says-HC-Judge/2015/11/26/article3146846.ece Stalin Outplays Kanimozhi, Projects Self as DMK's Face in Delhi Stalin visited Bihar to attend the swearing-in of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and has been meeting with national leaders. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:48:52 +0530 NIA Court Finds Five Guilty in SIMI Camp Case Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:38:42 +0530 25.09 Percent Keralites Still Walk to Work Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:38:20 +0530 11 Ghosts 'Responsible' for Accidents 'Exorcised' From KSRTC Depot in Kasargod Sudarshana homa-regarded as the best protection from all evils-was performed along with the Ayudha puja at the KSRTC Tulunadu depot. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:38:20 +0530 Karnataka Government to Go After Tuition Centres, Set Strict Norms Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:24:23 +0530 Students Scream 'Yes' When Rahul Gandhi Asks for 'No' If one goes by the opinion of some students participating in the programme, Rahul totally failed to convince a young audience of 2,000 students. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:24:20 +0530 Biometric Attendance Monitoring at Government Junior Colleges Sparks a Row Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:13:36 +0530 Dowry Harassing Husband Deserts Wife for Giving Birth to Girl Child Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:13:30 +0530 Hyderabad: Ex-AP DGP's Grandkids Among 3 Killed in Accident Driven by T’gana Tourism Development Corp chief’s grandson, car rams into a milk truck on Outer Ring Road near Hyderabad Thu, 26 Nov 2015 03:51:23 +0530 Congress, Distressed Family Confront Government on Farmers' Suicide 16 families, who lost one earning member each due to suicide, claimed that crop loss and mounting debt burden were the reasons for the extreme step. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 03:35:30 +0530