The New Indian Express - Top News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:19:59 +0530 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:27:59 +0530 Top News Decision on Quitting NDA After Talking to PM: Uddhav The Sena chief on Monday had announced that his party's minister in the Modi government, Anant Geete, would quit the cabinet. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:25:02 +0530 Kollywood Stages Hunger Strike in Support of Jayalalithaa Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:27:31 +0530 '46 Per Cent Indian Netizens Spend 6 Hours or More on Internet Daily' Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:08:14 +0530 Jayalalithaa Bail Plea Adjourned to October 6 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:15:38 +0530 Hong Kong Leader Says Beijing Won't Back Down Students and activists, many of whom have been camped out since late Friday, spent a peaceful night singing as they blocked streets in Hong Kong in an unprecedented show of civil disobedience. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:00:52 +0530 PoP, Baked Clay Idols Continue to Sell Despite Guidelines Small and medium scale Puja committees are more inclined towards POP or baked clay idols, which they say are much cheaper than making idols with pure clay. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:54:06 +0530 Modi, Obama First Joint Editorial on Wednesday Officials on both sides have been very secretive about the joint op-ed and have not even disclosed the name of the newspaper that will publish it. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:22:59 +0530 Reserve Bank Keeps Key Interest Rates Unchanged RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan left all key rates unchanged citing increased risks to inflation and difficult external situation especially on the geopolitical front. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:18:38 +0530 RSS Rapped BJP for Breaking Alliance, Says Shiv Sena Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:57:17 +0530 Had a Wonderful Meeting with Obama: Modi At dinner with Obama, Modi was accompanied among others by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:50:25 +0530 Rupee Down 9 Paise against Dollar in Early Trade Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:21:56 +0530 Sensex Down 30 Points In Early Trade Ahead Of RBI Policy The benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 30 points in early trade today on increased selling by funds and retail investors ahead of RBI's monetary policy review. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:08:35 +0530 Afghan President Sworn In, Paving Way for US pact Afghanistan swore in Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as its second elected president embarking on a new era with a national unity government. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:45:19 +0530 Gates Tops US' Richest for 21st Year, 5 Indian-Americans in List Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:04:53 +0530 India, US Vision: 'Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go' India and the US issued a vision statement 'Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go' that called for a joint endeavour for prosperity and peace. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:23:08 +0530 Emotions Well Up as Chief Minister, Cabinet Take Oath Throughout the hour-long swearing in ceremony, during which 31 ministers took the oath,  the sound of sobs echoed in the hall. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:01:35 +0530 UKG Student Locked up in Kennel for Talking in Class Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:01:17 +0530 Mangalore Temple Appoints Dalit Widows as Priests The newly-inducted priests paid obeisance to saint-reformer Narayana Guru, who had established the temple in 1912. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:00:50 +0530 KCR’s Grand New Dream: 1,26,036 km Water Pipeline’s-Grand-New-Dream-126036-km-Water-Pipeline/2014/09/30/article2455900.ece Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:00:34 +0530’s-Grand-New-Dream-126036-km-Water-Pipeline/2014/09/30/article2455900.ece SC Order on Coal: Banks to Ask RBI for Recasting Loans Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:42:18 +0530 Doctors, Medical Students Collect Donations for JK Flood-victims Hundreds of doctors and medical college students here have collected more than Rs 12 lakh from the people by standing at traffic signals for the victims of the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:36:46 +0530 UN Mission to Combat Ebola Opens Headquarters in Ghana The U.N. mission to combat Ebola opened its headquarters on Monday in Ghana, where it will coordinate aid for the accelerating West African crisis. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:17:37 +0530 Obama Acknowledges that Intelligence Underestimated IS US President Barack Obama has in a television interview acknowledged that intelligence agencies underestimated the rise of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group in Iraq and Syria. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:59:28 +0530 Assam CM Refutes Union Minister's Claim on Central Funds Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday refuted union minister Sarbananda Sonowal's comment that the state government has failed to utilise the central funds for disaster relief. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:56:20 +0530 Cars Destroyed in Gurgaon's Maruti Service Centre Fire Six cars and spare parts at a Maruti service centre were destroyed in a fire here Monday while six people were injured, a fire officer said. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:37:48 +0530 Mamata Wants Governors to Follow State Government's Advice in HC Judge Appointments West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wants the Centre to clearly mention in National Judicial Appointments Bill that the Governor will have to follow the advice of the state government in the appointment of High Court judges. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:28:43 +0530 PM Promises to Look into 'Blacklist' Issue of Sikhs in North America Before Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for the US visit, MHA officials had held a meeting to keep the file ready, anticipating this demand being raised in the PM's meeting with the Sikh community leaders. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:07:19 +0530 Saradha Scam: Court Allows CBI to Record Kunal Ghosh's Statements in Jail Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:52:59 +0530 Arun Jaitley in Isolation Ward, May Skip US Trip Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:40:44 +0530 Food Map will Help Investors Find Right Locations: Harsimrat Kaur Badal Union Minister for food processing industry Harsimrat Kaur Badal today said her ministry had created a district-wise 'food-map' to help investors find best locations to set up plants. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:40:01 +0530 Situation in Riots Hit Vadodara Tense but Peaceful No untoward incident was reported in the city today, which witnessed clashes between two communities over the last four days, but the situation remained tense amid a large police-presence. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:51:02 +0530 Sensex Ends Lower in Volatile Trade Ahead of RBI Policy Profit-booking and a weakening rupee that depreciated 47 paise against the dollar to 61.58 intra-day also weighed on the stock market sentiment. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:45:18 +0530 Satya Nadella Visits Microsoft's Facility in Hyderabad Software giant Microsoft's Chief Executive Satya Nadella today visited the company's office here and addressed employees. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:39:02 +0530 Maharashtra's Growth Took a Hit Under Congress-NCP Rule: Gadkari While speaking at a series of poll meetings in Nandurbar and Nashik districts in support of BJP assembly election candidates, BJP leader Nitin Gadkari said under the Congress-NCP government, Maharashtra dropped to No. 6 position in terms of growth. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:24:52 +0530 NASA Mars Curiosity Rover's Primary Mission Begins NASA's Curiosity rover has just drilled its first hole in the foothills of Mount Sharp, the 5-kilometre-high mountain on Mars that is the primary destination for the six-wheeled machine's mission. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:14:23 +0530 Kavita, Wife of Slain 26/11 Hero Hemant Karkare, Dead Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:05:05 +0530 Emotional Panneerselvam Sworn In as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:53:48 +0530 Temple Row Shameful; Bihar CM should have Taken Action: Paswan Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:44:28 +0530 Geete to Resign From Modi Cabinet, Sena May Quit NDA Party chief Uddhav Thackeray made the announcement about the union minister's resignation a day after MNS chief Raj Thackeray accused Sena of sticking to power. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:43:43 +0530 Jayalalithaa Moves Karnataka HC against Conviction, Seeks Bail The 66-year-old leader sought relief two days after a Special Court here sentenced her to jail for four years, as a fallout of which she lost her Assembly membership and consequently Chief Minister's post. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:16:05 +0530 Murder Accused Presents Turban to Rajnath Singh, Sparks Row Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:01:34 +0530 I Got Rajya Sabha Seat for Athawale: Uddhav Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:47:47 +0530 Government Focused on Putting Economy on Upward Trajectory: Modi PM Modi assured the Indian-American community that his government is determined to put the economy on an upward trajectory by focusing on key sectors like agriculture, manufacturing and services. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:26:26 +0530 Arun Jaitley May be Discharged from AIIMS Wednesday Jaitley was shifted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) from the Max Super Specialty Hospital in South Delhi, and was advised a few days' rest to completely recover from health issues. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:25:12 +0530 Recovery of Bodies Suspended at Japanese Volcano Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:03:39 +0530 Police: 15 Hurt in Miami Nightclub Shooting A shooting sent terrified patrons scrambling from a Miami nightclub early Sunday and left 15 people wounded, including an 11-year-old child, authorities said. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:45:38 +0530 Madison Square Garden Programme Overwhelming: Modi The prime minister addressed a 20,000 strong Indian diaspora crowd at the Madison Square Garden in New York where he promised to deliver on the electoral promises. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:12:35 +0530 Modi Overshadowed Nawaz Sharif at UN: Pakistani Daily Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:05:07 +0530 Sensex Falls 82 pts in Early Trade on Profit-booking BSE Sensex fell over 82 points to 26,544.21 in early trade Monday as funds and retail investors booked profits after gains in the previous session amid a mixed trend in the Asian region. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:55:08 +0530 Rupee Down 25 Paise against Dollar in Early Trade The rupee depreciated by 25 paise to 61.40 against the US dollar in early trade Monday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:43:41 +0530 Sonia, Rahul to Visit Jammu and Kashmir Accompanied by Azad and Congress leader Ambika Soni, the party president will begin her two-day visit from Anantnag district where she will meet flood victims. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:13:59 +0530 Pro-democracy Protests Expand in Hong Kong Hong Kong police used tear gas and warned of further measures as they tried to clear thousands of pro-democracy protesters gathered outside government headquarters. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:52:23 +0530 Modi Announces Lifelong Visas for Indian Diaspora The Indian missions in the US would grant long-term visas to US citizens and US tourists would get visa on arrival in India. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:31:40 +0530 Greens See Red, Fans Left Fuming at India’s First-ever Flugtag Event’s-First-ever-Flugtag-Event/2014/09/29/article2454501.ece Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:05:44 +0530’s-First-ever-Flugtag-Event/2014/09/29/article2454501.ece Democracy, Demography, Demand India's Biggest Advantages: Modi Asserts 21st century will be India’s, says our ancestors played with snakes, now we play with mouse Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:05:10 +0530 Madurai Crematorium 'Cure' Worse Than Dog Bite Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:04:35 +0530 OPS is Legislature Party Head, Gets Governor Invite to Form Govt Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:04:34 +0530 Nadella Takes Time Out to Meet KCR, Call Naidu KCR shared with Nadella details of his proposed industrial policy and government’s initiatives to promote IT sector in particular. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:03:08 +0530 Jaitley Making Good Recovery from Respiratory Infection Jaitley is making good recovery from a respiratory infection but moved from a private hospital to an isolation facility at AAIMS today to avoid any recurrence. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:44:08 +0530 Nigerian Caught with Rs.4.6 Lakh Worth Drugs in Goa A Nigerian national was Sunday arrested for possessing ganja and amphetamine valued at Rs.4.6 lakh, Goa Police said here. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:39:46 +0530