10 Dec 2013
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that red beacon lights without flashers would be used on the vehicles of only high constitutional functionaries and blue beacon lights will be used only on emergency services and police.
28 Dec 2012
Mud-slinging, passing buck and shedding crocodile tears have become a routine political affair across the world, but India is way ahead by having argumentative politicians who do not lose chance of dropping bombshell, no matter how critical or sensitive the situation is.
20 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and the states to remove sirens from vehicles of VIPs as it is in violation of law and indicated that it would pass a direction for preventing misuse of red beacon also, observing that their use was a ‘reflection of British Raj’.
01 Jul 2013
Diesel price was on Monday hiked by 50 paisa per litre, the sixth increase in rates this year. The increase in rates, which are excluding local sales tax or VAT, will be effective from Monday night, Indian Oil Corp, the nation's largest oil firm, said.
07 Jun 2012
The power ministry is considering disinvesting a part of its stake in Tehri Hydro Development Corporation in this fiscal, sources said.
01 Mar 2012
The government is understood to have cleared a proposal to amend the Motor Vehicle Act in order to deal sternly with violators of traffic rules.
03 Dec 2011
In order to build pressure on the government for the approval of Jan Lokpal Bill in the winter session of the Parliament, Team Anna has decided to take out a motor rally from Rajghat to Tughlakabad on Sunday. The rally will also exhibit the strength of Team Anna and the morale support to the Gandhian on this issue.
01 Apr 2013
Petrol price was on Monday cut by 85 paise per litre with effect from midnight, the second reduction in rates in two weeks.
13 Apr 2013
Popular Malayalam actor Jagathy Sreekumar, who is recuperating at home after year long hospitalisation following a crippling car accident, has approached Motor Accident Claims Tribunal here seeking a compensation of Rs 10.5 crores from his insurer.
13 Nov 2011
Taking the probe into activities of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) a step ahead, the CBI on Sunday arrested V D Rajagopal, the former vice-chairman and managing director (incharge) of Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation.