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Trinamool not to be part of NDA
NEW DELHI, AUG. 13.Irked at not being heard on the Eastern Railway bifurcation issue, the Trinamool Congress chief, Mamata Banerjee, today decided to distance her party from the National Democratic Alliance, but stopped short of pulling the ...
Centre to move SC for transfer of all petrol pump cases
NEW DELHI, AUG. 13. With several High Courts staying the cancellation of individual petrol pump and gas dealership allotments, the Centre is contemplating filing a petition in the Supreme Court for transfer of all the cases to the apex ...
BJP trying to denigrate EC, say Left parties
NEW DELHI, AUG. 13. The Left parties today condemned the stand of the Bharatiya Janata Party with regard to the Election Commission and said it was an attempt to ``denigrate'' the Commission even as the BJP tried to soften its stance in an ...
Put twin tragedies behind: Kalam
AHMEDABAD, AUG. 13. Wiping away their tears, President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, today asked the people of Gujarat to unite in the interest of national development, putting the twin tragedies of riots and earthquake behind them. Rounding off his ...
Kalam shares 'pain' of riot victims
GANDHINAGAR, AUG. 13.The President, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, has asked the Gujarat Government to pay immediate attention to the removal of grievances of the riot victims and take steps for their relief and rehabilitation. In a statement issued from ...
EC apologises for wrong display of tricolour
NEW DELHI, AUG. 13. The Election Commission has expressed its "unqualified regret and apologies'' to the people of the country for the wrong display of the national flag during a press conference addressed by the Chief Election Commissioner, J.M. ...
12 gunned down
GUWAHATI, AUG. 13.Unidentified militants gunned down 12 persons, all non-tribal vegetable traders, and seriously injured four, in an attack on their truck around 8 a.m. today at Raksam Gre, about 25 km from Tikrikilla in the West Garo hill ...
4 killed in blast
SRINAGAR, AUG. 13.Four persons, including two militants, were killed and 22 injured in the Kashmir Valley, where extremists triggered three explosions since last night, an official spokesman said today. A civilian was killed and 21 persons, ...
American Center closed
ISLAMABAD, AUG. 13.The U.S. today renewed its travel advisory, warning its nationals to keep away from Pakistan and shut down its highly guarded American Center in the high security zone here, fearing attacks from Islamic militants. ``The ...
Court rejects Sharma plea
NEW DELHI, AUG. 13.A city court here today rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the Haryana Inspector General of Police, Ravi Kant Sharma, alleged to be involved in the Shivani Bhatnagar murder case. The Additional Sessions Judge, J. P. ...

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