HYDERABAD: In a setback to the Centre’s consultation process, the TRS on Sunday decided not to attend the January 6 meeting in New Delhi to discuss the Justice Srikrishna Committee report on Telangana, saying it was a “deliberate attempt” to seek divergent opinions on the issue.Read More »
By Sarah Jose
A friend who took a package tour to Europe which promised vegetarian Indian meals, was surprised to discover that many tour operator companies had two separate groups for the same tour – one for Indians from India and another for NRIs.Read More »
NEW DELHI: In the wake of strong feelings expressed over seeking closure of the Aarushi murder case, Law Minister Mr M Veerappa Moily Friday called the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director, Mr A P Singh and discussed with him the possibility of re-investigating the case.
Mr Moily’s move comes two days after CBI filed a closure report in a Ghaziabad court in the case on the ground that there was no available evidence at the crime scene to pursue the probe, which invited a lot of media criticism.
NEW DELHI: Major lenders, including State Bank of India, ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank, Friday raised their lending and deposit rates by up to one percentage point on the eve of the New Year.Read More »
NEW DELHI: The fresh attempt by Lok Sabha Speaker, Ms Meira Kumar to break the Parliament deadlock on the 2G spectrum issue appeared to have made little headway Friday with opposition sticking to its demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe and insisting that the government take steps in this regard.
Concerned over the virtual loss of the entire winter session,
NEW DELHI: In the continuing letter war, the Union Home Minister, Mr P Chidambaram has described the killings of political workers in West Bengal as “alarming” and said that the violence point to a virtual collapse of law and order in some parts of the state.Read More »
JAIPUR: In a flip-flop after agreeing to hold talks with the Rajasthan Government on the quota issue, agitating Gujjars today demanded the intervention of Congress leaders from the community before they proceeded for the third round of parleys aimed at ending their 12-day stir.Read More »
NEW DELHI: In an award that has evoked mixed response, the Krishna Water Dispute Tribunal Thursday allocated the maximum share of 1001 TMC feet of water of the river to Andhra Pradesh followed by 911 to Karnataka and 666 to Maharashtra.Read More »
NEW DELHI: The Justice Srikrishna Committee giving a “way forward” on the separate Telangana statehood issue Thursday gave its report to the Home Minister, Mr P Chidambaram, who said government will consult all political parties before taking an “appropriate” decision.Read More »
NEW DELHI: The government Thursday approved the infusion of the second tranche of equity of Rs 1,200 crore to ailing Air India with the condition that its management should rationalise the wage structure of over 25,000 employees.Read More »