Wires: Headlines
28 July 2014 With the situation improving in violence-hit Saharanpur, the district authorities today relaxed curfew for four hours in the new city area to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open.
28 July 2014 The UN Security Council has called for an "immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire" between Israel and Palestine, asking the parties to implement the truce beyond the Muslim holiday of Eid and allow delivery of urgently needed assistance in Gaza as ...
27 July 2014 A controversy erupted over a report of bugging devices having been found in Nitin Gadkari's residence but the Union Minister today dubbed it as "highly speculative" even as the Congress said it reflects lack of faith and mutual trust among ...
28 July 2014 The school where a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped reopened today, 10 days after it was shut over the outrageous incident that led to severe public protests and prompted police to issue tough guidelines for children's safety.
27 July 2014 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today described her three-day visit to Nepal as "very successful" during which the two neighbours agreed to finalise the text of a power trade deal and "review and adjust" a crucial treaty of 1950 to ...
28 July 2014 Indian weightlifter Satish Sivalingam scripted history in just his debut Commonwealth Games, breaking the Games record en route to a gold medal, while compatriot Ravi Katulu took the silver in the men's 77kg event here.
28 July 2014 Student survivors of South Korea's ferry disaster, testifying for the first time today in the murder trial of the captain and crew, recalled being repeatedly told to stay put as the ship was sinking.
28 July 2014 As the Internet penetration gains more strength, India is headed to be a huge force in shaping the digital future of the world, a top official of Mozilla Foundation, makers of Firefox webs browser has said.
27 July 2014 In a fresh twist to the alleged altercation between Ravindra Jadeja and James Anderson, two England players have testified that the Indian all-rounder had turned towards the English bowler with a raised bat during the showdown.
27 July 2014 Boko Haram Islamists have executed 12 people including a village chief in a remote part of northeastern Nigeria, residents said today.
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Wires: Latest
28 July 2014 The Congress-led Manipur government has called an all-party meeting to discuss the increasing agitation by various social organisations demanding implementation of inner line permit system (ILP) in the state, official sources said today.
28 July 2014 A Committee of Secretaries has approved a rejig of natural gas allocation policy, giving city gas distribution firms like Indraprastha Gas Ltd top priority for allocation of domestically produced fuel.
28 July 2014 The school where a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped reopened today, 10 days after it was shut over the outrageous incident that led to severe public protests and prompted police to issue tough guidelines for children's safety.
28 July 2014 A local court trying the case of multi-crore accounting fraud in erstwhile Satyam Computer Services Limited (SCSL) today adjourned the proceedings to August 11, as the judge was on leave.
28 July 2014 Philippine military officials say Abu Sayyaf gunmen have killed at least 16 villagers, including women and children, in a road attack as the civilians travelled in two vans to visit relatives at the end of the Muslim fasting month of ...
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Web
25 July 2014 A Sehari walk—before the fasting begins for the day—at night in the streets that offer more than a feas
25 July 2014 The PM had promised 'toilets first, temples later'. He will earn the gratitude of pseudo-secularists like me if he launches such a project.
25 July 2014 This is not a war on terror. The war itself is an act of terror. Neither side has a strategy other than terrorizing the civilian population of the other side.
25 July 2014 As elections approach, Hooda-led Congress government in Haryana takes on the Badals by constituting a state-level Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC).
25 July 2014 Get ready for a radical rightwing insurgency that could be stirring within the Conservative Party.
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Blogs
26 July 2014 Doing the rounds on social media today is this epic English song. Vennu Mallesh, who writes...
26 July 2014 While some Indian lawmakers seem to be insisting that all Indians are Hindus, at least one...
25 July 2014 Sri Dinanath Batra, the convenor of Shiksha Bachao Andolan Samiti, is not a stranger to these...
25 July 2014 Sri Dinanath Batra, the convenor of Shiksha Bachao Andolan Samiti, is not a stranger to these...
25 July 2014 While the whole world is telling you to go watch THE TRAILER , we give you the real thing...s...
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