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  • PM to review progress of infra projs today

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will conduct a first quarter (April-June) review on the progress of five infrastructure sectors, including roads, railways and power, vis-a-vis the targets fixed by the Plan panel in a Cabinet meeting on Thursday. “The Prime Minister would review the first quarterly report of the five infrastructure targets prepared by the Planning […]

    In Maharashtra, two people arrested in Pune German Bakery blast case

    In Maharashtra, two persons have been arrested in connection with German Bakery blast in Pune which took place in February this year killing 18 persons. RDX along with bomb making equipment were recovered from them. This was disclosed by Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil to media persons in Mumbai today. He said, anti-terrorist squad […]

    HC leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani arrested in Srinagar

    Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani was on Wednesday arrested from his Hyderpora residence on the outskirts of the city as a preventive measure. “Geelani has been arrested under sections 107 (under which any person can be placed under arrest who instigates a crowd which may lead to law and order problem) and […]

    3-month old President’s Rule in Jharkhand set to end

    Jharkhand Governor M O H Farooq has recommended lifting of the three-month-old President’s rule in the state, after newly elected BJP legislative party leader Arjun Munda staked claim to form the government. The Jharkhand Governor, who spoke to Home Minister P Chidambaram, sent his report to the Centre last night recommending revocation of Central rule […]

    Defence Minister visits Leh, appreciates army’s effort

    Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday appreciated the army’s efforts in undertaking rescue and relief operations in the cloudburst-hit areas of Ladakh. Antony arrived in leh on Tuesday morning to review the ongoing relief and rehabilitation work by the armed forces in the cloudburst-hit areas of Ladakh. “The minister appreciated the army’s efforts in […]

    SC upholds land acquisition policy of UP govt

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the land acquisition policy of the Uttar Pradesh government for development of projects alongside the Yamuna Expressway connecting the national capital with Agra. A bench comprising Justices V S Sirpurkar and Cyriac Joseph dismissed the appeal filed by some farmers challenging the Allahabad High Court decision which had upheld […]

    Doctor’s strike continue at Safdarjung hospital

    Not satisfied with the assurance given by the Union Minister of State for Health Dinesh Trivedi over the issue of security inside the hospital premises, medicos at the Safdarjung hospital in New Delhi is continuing with their indefinite strike that started off on Tuesday. “We will continue our strike as there was no solid assurance […]

    PDS scam case, Apang remanded in judicial custody

    Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Gegong Apang has been remanded in judicial custody for two days by a special sessions court in connection with the multi-crore PDS scam case. Apang, who ruled the state for 23 years in two phases as Congress leader, was arrested on 24th August for his alleged involvement in the scam. […]

    Curfew continued in Kashmir Valley

    Curfew continued in Srinagar city for the second day on Wednesday while it was extended to two towns in Anantnag district following violent clashes between protestors and security forces in these areas. “Curfew is in force in the entire Srinagar city as there has been no improvement in the situation. Stone pelting incidents on security […]

    Hi-tech Play School Inaugurated

    Ambalapuzha: K Balachandran Nair, the celebrated business leader from Kerala, has added one more feather to his cap in the form of a Kids Universe, a exclusive learning centre for children below five years of age.  This technologically advanced learning class room could the first of its kind in the country. K C Venugopal , […]