07 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has claimed that some sections of the media have joined rival political parties in denouncing the achievements of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government.
08 Mar 2014
Muzaffarnagar: The Special Investigation Team, which is probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has named Bahujan Samaj Party MP Kadir Rana, two party MLAs and former Uttar Pradesh minister Saeed-uz-Zama of Congress among 10 others in its chargesheet for provoking communal tension with inflammatory speeches during a panchayat of Muslim community.
04 Mar 2014
Jammu: Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to increase the retirement age of doctors, so that the health sector does not face the problem of lack of adequate staff.
01 Mar 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed ‘deep concern’ about the violence in Thailand, calling on Thai authorities to make a swift investigation into the attacks.
02 Mar 2014
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday sat on 'Satyagraha' (dharna) in front of Mahatma Gandhi's bust at Gandhi Maidan as part of the JD (U) day-long 'Bihar bandh' to protest the Centre's "discriminatory" attitude toward Bihar and vowed to get special status for the state.
11 Aug 2012
Condemning the violence that erupted in Mumbai during a protest against Assam riots, the VHP on Saturday said those who took part in it should be arrested and penalised for danage caused to life and property.
04 Mar 2014
AS Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi and Inter Milan defender Juan Jesus were banned for three games on Monday for punching opponents during Saturday's goalless draw between the sides.
01 Mar 2014
Guwahati: With Manmohan Singh visiting Myanmar next week, the Assam branch of the All India Patriotic Forum has urged the Prime Minister to talk with the authorities there regarding proper preservation of sites related to India's freedom movement.
28 Feb 2014
Baghdad: At least 47 people were killed and over 70 wounded Thursday in separate attacks witnessed in different parts of Iraq, including three deadly bombings in capital city of Baghdad, police said.
25 Oct 2012
The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted bail to one more accused in the Azad Maidan riots case observing that attending a rally is not an offence.