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Chopper with Arunachal CM, four others missing

ITANAGAR:  A helicopter carrying the Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Mr Dorjee Khandu and four others went missing on Saturday shortly after takeoff from Tawang and apprehensions grew about their fate with search operations yielding no results.

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Joshi submits PAC report on 2G scam

NEW DELHI: Unmindful of  ‘rejection’ of the draft report on 2G scam by UPA members, the PAC chairman, Mr Murli Manmohar Joshi on Saturday submitted it to the Lok Sabha Speaker, Ms Meira Kumar and insisted that it be tabled in Parliament.

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Infosys names K V Kamath as new chairman

BANGALORE: Infosys Technologies Ltd on Saturday appointed Mr K V  Kamath its new chairman, succeeding Mr N R  Narayana Murthy.
Mr Kamath will take over as the head of the IT bellwether on August 21 when incumbent founder chairman Mr Murthy will retire on reaching the age of 65.

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PM asks CBI to get to the bottom of scams

NEW DELHI: The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh on Saturday directed the CBI, which is investigating high-profile 2G and CWG scams, to thoroughly investigate these cases, produce quick results and act without fear to bring to book those guilty.

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PAC spat on 2G scam intensifies

NEW DELHI:  The spat between the government and opposition over the PAC report on 2G scam escalated on Friday with the Home Minister, Mr P Chidambaram lashing out at the committee chairman, Mr Murli Manohar Joshi, who was planning to push forward his controversial report.

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Tamil film-maker gets Dadasaheb Phalke award

NEW DELHI:  K Balachander, who brought a whiff of fresh air with daring new style in direction and filmmaking in Tamil cinema in the 1970s, was on Friday chosen for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2010.

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