The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:28:21 +0530 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:23:44 +0530 Top News England's Morgan Glad to Justify Fraser's Faith Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:15:18 +0530 Three Dead, Scores Injured in Manipur Violence Over 3 Bills Passed in Assembly The violence took place on Monday night in Churchandpur, where an indefinite curfew has been imposed to control the law and order situation. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:11:22 +0530 Cook in Search of Opening Partner Since former skipper Andrew Strauss retired in 2012, left-hander Cook has had six partners at the top of the order. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:15:29 +0530 Commonwealth Games: Durban Poised to Make History Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:11:16 +0530 Serena, Djokovic Roll but Nishikori Falls at US Open Top-ranked Djokovic cruised into the men's second round but Japanese fourth seed Nishikori crashed out after his runner-up effort. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:08:37 +0530 Van Gaal's Big Gamble to Kick-start Man United's Campaign The England Under-21 forward Wilson is the subject of interest from several clubs and United are prepared to loan him out Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:44:03 +0530 Best From Our Print Section Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:29:23 +0530 A Child is Abused Every Second, Says Study Dr Suresh Bada Math of Nimhans calls for amendments to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act of 2012 to remove loopholes and make it easier for victims to cope Tue, 01 Sep 2015 05:08:16 +0530 Ramesh Bid to Revive Rao Legacy may Boost Congress Spirits Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:29:55 +0530 Assam Flood Situation Grim, 4.65 Lakh People Affected Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:27:58 +0530 Mehrishi is New Home Secretary Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:24:04 +0530 Panel for Abolition of Noose Except in Terror Cases Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:22:55 +0530 Can't Revise Veterans' Pension Yearly: Jaitley Finance Minister dashes OROP dreams of ex-servicemen, but promises to safeguard interests of soldiers retiring at an early age. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:20:40 +0530 Peter Stays Away From Murder Hearing, Vidhie Breaks Down Peter had frantically called up a number of people to save Indrani when the city police arrested her on August 25, in connection with the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora on April 24, 2012. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 04:14:28 +0530 Obama Offended by Attacks on Jews Who Back Iran Deal Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:52:10 +0530 UN Rejects Japan's Complaint Over Ban's China Visit Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:47:46 +0530 Huge Blast at Spanish Fireworks Factory Kills 5, Wounds 6 A huge explosion Monday at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed five people and injured six others, authorities said. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:38:42 +0530 Odisha: 127 Maoists Surrender Before Police Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:35:12 +0530 IS Burns Four Shia Militiamen Alive in Iraq The latest video showed the victims tied by chains in their hands and feet before they were hanged to an iron structure and set fire. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:22:00 +0530 After SC Stay Order, 82-year-old Woman Resumes Santhara After the Supreme Court's stay order, the family members publicly announced that she was on 'Santhara' under which she was living without food. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:23:30 +0530 Patel Agitation: PIL Seeks Caste Survey Before Decision Citing judgements of the Supreme Court and other High Courts, the PIL says that inclusion or exclusion in the reserved category can be done "only with the help of quantifiable data" Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:49:47 +0530 Gold Hunters Blocked From Site of Alleged Nazi Gold Train The gold fever intensified after deputy Culture Minister Piotr Zuchowski said last week he had seen contours of the train on an image from a ground- penetrating device. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:27:44 +0530 Boko Haram Killers on Horseback Massacre Nearly 80 in Nigeria The attacks were the latest bloodbath in the six-year-old insurgency by the extremist group aimed at carving out an Islamic state in the volatile region. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:21:55 +0530 Manipur Health Minister’s House Set on Fire Over ILPS Issue’s-House-Set-on-Fire-Over-ILPS-Issue/2015/08/31/article3003361.ece The residences of a minister in the Manipur government and two MLAs were set ablaze this evening in Churachandpur district. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:40:25 +0530’s-House-Set-on-Fire-Over-ILPS-Issue/2015/08/31/article3003361.ece 4 Lakh Students Waiting for 5 Months to Get Notebooks From Government in Delhi The fight between AAP government and BJP led corporations in the national capital has taken toll on 4 lakh students of primary schools. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:32:21 +0530 Move to Let Land Ordinance Relapse 'Shameful Confession': CPI Facing stiff resistance on the Land Acquisition Bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had yesterday announced that the government will not re-promulgate the Ordinance Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:27:52 +0530 Hope "Good Sense" Prevails on Congress Over GST Bill: Sitharaman Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:21:29 +0530 Decision not to Repromulgate Land Ordinance No Setback: Government With Prime Minister Narendra Modi under attack over the land ordinance issue, BJP fielded two senior ministers to take on the Opposition. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:32:08 +0530 Petrol Cut by Rs.2 a Litre, Diesel by 50 Paise Petrol and diesel, prices of which were last reduced on August 15, will from Tuesday cost Rs.61.20 a litre and Rs.44.45 respectively, in Delhi, IOC said. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:53:41 +0530 Three Coal Mines in MP to Start Soon : Union Coal Minister Union Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said that South, North Mandla and Siyal Ghoghri coal mines in Madhya Pradesh would start soon. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:44:12 +0530 Sebi Slaps Rs 2.5 Crore Fine on 19 Entities for Fraud Market regulator Sebi has slapped a total penalty of Rs 2.5 crore on 19 entities for indulging in fraudulent trading in shares of SJ Corporation. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:38:05 +0530 Coal Scam: Ex-coal Secretary Passes Buck on Manmohan Singh, CBI Refutes Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta told a special court that former PM Manmohan Singh had given the "final approval" for allocation of coal block. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:09:26 +0530 Law Commission for 'Swift' Scrapping of Capital Punishment The Law Commission recommended by a majority "swift" abolition of death penalty except in terror-related cases. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:03:50 +0530 RBI Official Asks Banks Not to Use Government Capital to Clean Books A senior Reserve Bank official today said state-run lenders should use the capital received from the government to grow their credit books. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:52:10 +0530 Government Can Help Private Sector to Set up Medical Facilities: Dr. Jitendra Singh Minister of State for the PMO, Dr. Jitendra Singh suggested that the government could support the private sector for setting up clinics. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:42:20 +0530 India Logs 7 Percent Growth in First Quarter: Government Data The Indian economy logged a 7-percent growth in the first quarter of the this fiscal, showing signs of slowing. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:35:12 +0530 DMIC Project Aims at Doubling Job Potential in 7 to 9 Years: Centre Government said the DMIC project aims at doubling the employment potential and triple industrial output in the next seven to nine years. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:30:16 +0530 Sri Lanka 67-3 Chasing 386 to Win 3rd Test as India Eye Historic Series Win India had last won a Test series in Sri Lanka in 1993 and need to take the remaining seven wickets on day 5 to record a historic Test series win. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:24:32 +0530 NHDC Pays Dividend of Rs 113.29 Crore to MP Government NHDC Limited, a joint venture of NHPC Limited and the Madhya Pradesh government, gave a dividend of over Rs 113.29 crore. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:23:16 +0530 HDFC Bank Cuts Base Rate by 35 bps to 9.35%; Lowest in Industry HDFC Bank lowered its base lending rate by 0.35 per cent to 9.35 per cent -- the lowest in the industry. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:19:03 +0530 'Gionee Will Not Make Smart Feature Phones' Chinese handset-maker Gionee's India chief executive has said the company was not looking to make cheap smartphones or "smart feature phones". Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:13:44 +0530 Next Round of Agitation From Surat: Hardik Hardik claimed that the agitation for reservation has gained support of several communities and rallies would be organised in other parts of India. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:08:58 +0530 Sensex Gets Into Reverse Gear on Rain Woes, Loses 109 Points The markets rode a roller-coaster for large part of the day ahead of GDP numbers as the benchmark BSE Sensex reversed its course. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:02:34 +0530 Vitamin D Deficiency Increases Vulnerability to Diseases: IMA The Indian Medical Association cautioned about the health risks caused by Vitamin D deficiency and called for a mass awareness drive. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:52:50 +0530 Anil Ambani Keen on Furthering Ties With Qatar Reliance Group has evinced keen interest to expand business ties in Qatar and also play a larger role in furthering economic and trade relations. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:43:57 +0530 Odisha Police Arrests Self-styled Foreteller, Two Sons After a marathon interrogation, self-proclaimed foreteller Surendra Mishra alias Sura Baba and his two sons were arrested. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:20:30 +0530 Flipkart Customers to Get Refund Within 24 Hours Flipkart has launched instant repayment mechanism through IMPS transfers where customers will get returns within 24 hours. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:02:12 +0530 Barclays Trims December Nifty Target to 9,642 British brokerage Barclays has trimmed its year-end Nifty target to 9,642 from 10,219 on account of continued "underwhelming" trend. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:53:39 +0530 Jats Plan Nation-wide Stir for Reservation During a Jat Aarakshan Bachao Maharally at Bamrauli village community leaders said they would have their right of reservation at all cost. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:36:04 +0530 Ferrari California T Launched in India at Rs. 3.45 Crore Ferrari is back in India after a temporary break and it has come out with the launch of its new performance car California T. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:32:48 +0530 Modi Releases Digital Version of Epic Ramcharitmanas Musical Modi described Goswami Tulsidas' Ramcharitmanas as a great epic which contained the "essence of India." Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:32:29 +0530 Ukhand BJP Takes a Dig at Congress for Retreating Threat of FIR BJP claimed that Congress had shied away from lodging an FIR in the sting CD case against the party, despite threatening to do so. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:21:51 +0530 India Pitches for Rating Upgrade by S&P on Strong Macro Data India pitched for rating upgrade by Standard and Poor's citing strong macroeconomic indicators, low inflation and improvement in fiscal. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:16:19 +0530 'Injection Psycho' Creates Panic in Andhra, 11 Women Attacked "All efforts are on to nab the person who has created panic in the district for the last one week," Narasapuram DSP said. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:13:56 +0530 Adityanath Warns of Demographic Imbalance, Cites Census Data BJP MP Rakes up Controversy by Saying, High Fertility Rate Among Muslims Could Lead to Demographic Imbalance Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:10:14 +0530 Centre to Soon Allot 62 Offshore Mineral Blocks for Mining The government is in the process of framing regulations for exploration and mining in offshore blocks, containing minerals . Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:56:23 +0530 Amarnath Yatra Concludes Incident-free Despite Threats: CRPF CRPF said that it succeeded in conducting the Amarnath pilgrimage without any incident yet again, despite threats of militant strikes. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:53:36 +0530 FICCI Forum of Parliamentarians Heads to Germany Ahead of Chancellor Merkel’s India Visit’s-India-Visit/2015/08/31/article3003004.ece FICCI and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung will organise the programme of a delegation comprising Indian MPs and industrialists in Germany. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:32:19 +0530’s-India-Visit/2015/08/31/article3003004.ece Online Used Car Marketplace Droom Adds Aircraft to Portfolio Droom said it would partner with Delhi-based JetSetGo to add aircraft to its buy/sell category. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:24:12 +0530 Sliding Asian Markets Dent Indian Equities, Sensex Down 133 Points The slide in Asian bourses and a weaker rupee dented the Indian equity markets during the mid-afternoon trade session. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:11:07 +0530 Can't Have Annual Pension Revision, Says Jaitley on OROP Finance Minister Arun Jaitley virtually ruled out annual revision of pension as demanded by ex-servicemen under 'One rank, One pension'. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:09:31 +0530 Camp for Men's Hockey World League Final Begins on September 5 The preparatory camp of the Indian Men's Hockey team for the upcoming World League Final will be held from September 5 to 29. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:54:11 +0530 Violence Will be Dealt With Strongly: Kerala Minister Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:22:25 +0530 EU to Hold Migrant Talks on September 14 The European Union (EU) has called for emergency talks on September 14 on tackling the bloc's escalating migration crisis, the media reported on Monday. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:58:23 +0530 SC Stays HC Decision Declaring 'Santhara' as Illegal The petitions claimed that the high court erred in equating the religious practice with the offence of suicide. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:57:41 +0530 Rising Suicides Among Teens Jolts Kashmir Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:39:46 +0530 US Bluntly Tells Pakistan to Act on Terror Safe Havens The US has asked Pakistan to intensify efforts to counter terrorist sanctuaries inside its borders and take concrete steps against the dreaded Haqqani network. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:34:02 +0530 Odisha Police Arrest Another Godman, His Two Sons Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:27:13 +0530 18 Injured in Separate Incidents Clashes in UP Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:21:19 +0530 Thai Police Find Bomb Materials in 2nd Apartment Thai police said Monday they discovered bomb-making materials during a raid of a second apartment on the outskirts of the capital. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:18:06 +0530 CID to Investigate Missing TET Question Papers Case Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:53:41 +0530 Village Pradhan, Supporters Fire at Team of Officials Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:34:59 +0530 SC Declines Plea Seeking Salman Khan's Bail Cancellation Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:34:22 +0530 Dialogue Only After all Issues put on Agenda Sartaj Aziz said Islamabad will not resume dialogue with New Delhi unless all bilateral issues were placed on the agenda. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:32:41 +0530 Gujarat Government Scheme to Help MSMEs Reduce Energy Consumption Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:40:41 +0530 Obama Renames Tallest Mountain in North America as 'Denali' US President Barack Obama has decided to rename the highest mountain in North America as "Denali" instead of its existing name of "Mt McKinley". Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:46:29 +0530 Bobby Jindal Warns of Immigrant 'Invasion' Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal, son of immigrant parents from India, says that immigrants who do not adopt American values represent an "invasion". Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:26:53 +0530 Diana's Designer is Set to Dress the Masses Couturier Bruce Oldfield speaks about his first ever collection for the high street - and the importance of sleeves. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:22:49 +0530 Best Stories From Our Print Edition - August 31 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:45:58 +0530 Sheena Murder Mystery: Had an Affair, Didn't Marry, Says Guwahati Advocate Arrested media tycoon Indrani Mukherjea’s ex-partner Bishnu Prasad Chaudhury denied having secretly married her at the Kamakhya temple. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 04:41:27 +0530 British Neurologist, Writer Oliver Sacks Dies Aged 82 He shot to fame with his book "Awakenings" in 1973, which was introduced into China in 2011, described case histories from the patients in "sleepy sickness" of neurological experience. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:06:19 +0530 Activists Say IS Damages Ancient Temple in Syria's Palmyra Armed Islamic factions fighting forces loyal to Assad control parts of the Syrian capital and large parts of the city's suburbs. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:56:36 +0530 US Hiker Missing For Nine Days Found Alive She was able to drink from the creek with the water filter to stay alive. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:49:59 +0530 Journalist, Securities Regulatory Official Held For Stock Market Violation "Compulsory measures" may include arrest, detention, issuing a warrant to compel a suspect to appear, bail pending trial, or residential surveillance. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:42:49 +0530 Iran Sentences 2 People to Jail For Spying For US, Israel Iran's official IRNA news agency says two people have been sentenced to 10 years in prison after being convicted of spying for the United States and Israel. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:01:19 +0530 Swaziland: Festival Continues Despite Calls to Mourn Dancers Swaziland Solidarity Network, a South African-based rights group, said the death toll has risen from 38 to 65. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:56:28 +0530 South Sudan rebels: Clashes Continue After Cease-fire South Sudan's war began in December 2013 between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:51:50 +0530 Pakistan Wants Meaningful Dialogue With India: Sharif Tells Rice Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told US National Security Advisor Susan Rice that Pakistan wants a "meaningful" and "objective" dialogue with India. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:46:17 +0530 US NSA Lauds Pakistan's Anti-terror Sacrifices US National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Sunday lauded Pakistan's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:43:02 +0530 US Considered Nuking Afghanistan Post 9/11: Michael Steiner Steiner, the current German ambassador to India, served as foreign and security policy aide to then-German Chancellor Gerhard Schroder at the time of the 9/11 attacks. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:41:06 +0530 DUSU Polls: AAP's Student Wing Declares Candidates The debutant CYSS has fielded Garima Rana, Rahul Raj Aryan, Kuldeep Bidhuri and Hitanshi Chauhan for the September 11 DUSU. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:38:27 +0530 Farmers to Get Higher Compensation for Their Land: Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government will not renew the land acquisition ordinance that lapses on Monday. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:35:06 +0530 IS in Syria Executes Over 90 People in Month: Monitor The Islamic State jihadist group executed more than 90 people over the past month in areas of war-torn Syria under its control. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:22:24 +0530 OROP Stir: 70-year-old Army Veteran Collapses, Hospitalised The incident took place even as the protest by ex-servicemen entered its 77th day. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:17:59 +0530 'Hard-Working' John Abraham Prefers Working on Holidays John Abraham and Anil Kapoor were recently spotted promoting their latest comedy flick ‘Welcome Back’ in India’s showbiz capital Mumbai. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:12:49 +0530 Osama's ex-Aide Urges British Muslims Not to Join ISIS A former aide of Osama bin Laden has appealed to British Muslims not to joIN IS for the so-called jihad in Syria. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:05:47 +0530 Modi’s Speeches Similar to Nazi Ideology: Nitish’s-Speeches-Similar-to-Nazi-Ideology-Nitish/2015/08/30/article3001510.ece Bihar CM Nitish drew a parallel between Modi’s speeches about Bihar and Nazi ideology. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:01:26 +0530’s-Speeches-Similar-to-Nazi-Ideology-Nitish/2015/08/30/article3001510.ece Nitish-led Alliance Attacks Modi for Insulting Bihar The leaders said, people would give a befitting reply to Modi as he had denigrated the legacy of Bihar with his DNA remark. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:58:04 +0530 Boko Haram Commander Linked With Suicide Attacks Arrested Nigeria's secret police arrested notable Boko Haram suspects, including a key commander, linked with suicide attacks across the country. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:57:24 +0530 Thousands Pay Homage to Earthquake Victims in Nepal Festival Thousands of people paid homage to those killed in the devastating earthquakes in Nepal while celebrating Gai Jatra. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:47:07 +0530