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Wining, dining and a lot more on X-mas

NEW DELHI: Perhaps the kids would like to build a gingerbread house? Or perhaps you would like to get clicked with your family at a special studio? Eateries in the capital have lined up activities galore along with slashed menu prices and gift hampers to make Christmas merry for everyone.

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Govt introduces Lokpal bill in Lok Sabha

NEW DELHI: Brushing aside questions of legislative competence, the government on Thursday introduced in the Lok Sabha a historic bill for inquiring into corruption by Prime Minister, ministers, MPs and its employees but buckled under pressure from non-BJP parties to restore the provision of quota for minorities.

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Centre rejects call for ore export ban

NEW DELHI:  The mines ministry has disagreed with the Justice Shah committee suggestion of banning exports of iron ore and manganese ore to check illegal mining, saying that the export of minerals is guided by policy, and it has referred the matter to the ministry of commerce.

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