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SC to examine file on CVC Thomas’ appointment

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday decided to examine the file on appointment of new CVC Mr P J Thomas, whose name figured in a charge sheet in a criminal case and is allegedly involved in the cover-up of 2G spectrum scam, saying it wanted to know if eligibility criteria had been followed.

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Obama unveils deals worth Rs 44000 cr

MUMBAI: The US President, Mr Barack Obama on Saturday began his 3-day visit to India with a surprise announcement of business deals worth US$ 10 billion (nearly Rs 44,000 crore) in aviation, power and other sectors that will create 50,000 jobs in the US, but he made a strong pitch for New Delhi reducing trade barriers.

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Obama praises Taj manager Kang, Moshe’s nanny

MUMBAI: Mr Karambir Singh Kang, general manager of the Taj hotel here who saved lives even after losing his wife and sons in the 2008 terror attack, and the Indian nanny of a Rabbi couple killed by terrorists came for special praise from US President Mr Barack Obama Saturday.

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Interlocutors submit report to Chidambaram

NEW DELHI: The interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday submitted their report to the Home Minister, Mr P Chidambaram after their maiden visit to the state, with their leader Mr Dileep Padgaonkar saying he is “hopeful” of a solution of the issue but did not have a “magic formula.”

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