02 Mar 2015
Burdwan: West Bengal government's ambitious scheme to provide free land to the landless to build homes has achieved spectacular success in Burdwan district, a top district official has claimed.
27 Feb 2015
Kochi: In a sensational claim, noted Malayalam singer Madhu Balakrishnan on Friday said his brother-in-law and cricketer S Sreesanth survived a murder attempt in Tihar jail where he was lodged in connection with the IPL spot fixing scam in 2013.
25 Feb 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has asked the state government to pay Rs five lakh compensation to the family of a nursing student, who committed suicide in 2014 allegedly due to negligence on the part of government officers.
25 Feb 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Jailed Malaysian Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim's family has sought a royal pardon in a desperate final attempt to free the politician convicted of sodomising a former male aide.
02 Feb 2015
Tanuku: YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday alleged that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is presenting a poor scene of the state's economy only to avoid implementation of TDP's election promises like farm loan waiver.
26 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth over Rs 232 crore in connection with its money laundering probe against YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy and former BCCI top boss N Srinivasan in the alleged quid—pro—quo and illegal investments case between the business entities of the two and few others.
26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Congress on Thursday dismissed any projection of a rift between Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and described as "personal opinion" recent remarks by senior leaders Kamal Nath and Digvijay Singh about confusion and generation gap, saying both the Gandhis were running the party in a "cohesive" manner.
24 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Shares of Suzlon Energy on Tuesday surged over seven percent amid reports that Sun Pharma's Dilip Shanghvi will provide as much as Rs 3,800 crore of security that will help the wind turbine maker in availing credits.
22 Feb 2015
Daytona Beach: The Busch family suffered a second setback in as many days when younger sibling Kyle broke his leg in a support race to join suspended older brother Kurt on the sidelines of Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season-opening Daytona 500.
18 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: YSR Congress president and Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, Y S Jaganmohan Reddy attracted Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao's wrath on the first day of the Winter Session on Thursday after he sought to cast aspersions on the latter in the House.