30 Jul 2016
Upsetting Toyota for a second consecutive quarter in the 2016 calendar year, Volkswagen AG has overtaken the Japanese manufacturer as the world’s biggest automaker, new figures suggested on Thursday. As a result of this positive growth, Volkswagen is now threatening Toyota’s four-year reign at the top of sales charts. The latter has been affected by a drastic dip in North American sales and disaster-linked factory stoppages.
12 Nov 2012
The Pakistan Army's legal branch has concluded that there is no scope for the military to try former army chief Gen Mirza Aslam Beg and former ISI chief Lt Gen Asad Durrani for paying millions of rupees to politicians to rig the 1990 general election, a media report said.
21 May 2011
Amid different views expressed by the Law Ministry and the Attorney General on the issue of Army chief General VK Singh’s age, the Defence Ministry adopted a defensive stance and reserved its order.
24 Aug 2011
The conflict pertaining to age of Army Major General VK Singh refuses to die down. The Army’s Adjutant General (AG) branch has sought a clarification from the Ministry of Defence (MoD), over its last month’s order, on the age of the Army Chief.
29 Jan 2012
Ahead of the Supreme Court hearing on the subject, the Defence Ministry has written to the Adjutant General's (AG) branch of the Army to correct its record to show the year of birth of Army chief Gen V K Singh as 1950 contrary to his stand that he was born one year later.
28 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday handed over a set of at least 15 questions by Delhi's Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) probing the multi-crore tankar scam, and has been asked to reply to the queries within the next few days.
15 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said he will request the Supreme Court to ask liquor baron Vijay Mallya to appear before it, if required.
29 Jan 2016
New Delhi: In a possible first, the Defence Ministry has asked CBI to probe two serving Major Generals for posessing disproportionate assets and accepting bribes for promotions, sources in the ministry said yesterday.
28 Aug 2015
Baghdad: An Islamic State suicide bomber killed two army generals yesterday as they led forces against IS positions in the turbulent Anbar province west of Baghdad, military officials said.
19 Jan 2012
Army Chief Gen V K Singh has told the Supreme Court that he was treated by the government in a manner which reflects total lack of procedure and principles of natural justice in deciding his age.