The President elect Mr.Pranab Mukherjee today said that the Parliamentary system, economic development, progress of the country are moving upwards uninterrupted.
Do all possible to control situation: PM to Assam CM
Prime Minister Dr.Manmohan Singh today took stock of the situation in Assam, where ethnic clashes have taken place.
Govt to increase vigil along Pak, Bdesh borders
The Government will construct 509 more Border Out Posts (BOPs) to maintain vigil along the borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh.The BOPs will reduce the inter-border out post distance to 3.5 Kilometers and help in effective monitoring of the borders.
Trouble deepens for Maruti Suzuki with HSIIDC entry
Maruti Suzuki’s woes at Manesar are piling up with the Haryana Government asking the company to pay Rs 235 crore to HSIIDC as enhanced compensation to farmers for land acquisition under a Supreme Court order. In a notice issued on June 25, the Haryana State Industries and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) warned the company that if it did not deposit the amount within three months, the land allotted for the Manesar plant would become liable for resumption and further action would be taken.
12 Taliban insurgents killed in Afghanistan
In Afghanistan, 12 Taliban insurgents have been killed in operations carried out by the NATO-led coalition forces during the past 24 hours.Afghan Interior Ministry, in a statement this morning said, the joint forces launched operations in Kabul, Baghlan, Kunduz, Zabul and Paktika provinces over the past 24 hours and killed 12 Talaiban insurgents.
Sensex ups 41 points in last session
Bucking a largely subdued global trend, the Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange gained 41 points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 16,918, today.The Nifty at the National Stock Exchange rose 10 points, or 0.2 percent, to 5,128.
CBI raids Jkhand State Electricity Board GM premises
The CBI today conducted raids at the premises of a former General Manager of the Jharkhand State Electricity Board in connection with a Rs 16-crore scam in the electricity department. Separate teams raided the residence of the official in Ranchi and at least six other places.
Lanka give India tough time at 2nd ODI
Chasing a target of 139 runs set by India in the 2nd ODI in Hambantota, Sri Lanka were 78 for no loss in 10 overs when reports last came in.Earlier, Sri Lanka bundled out India for a paltry 138 runs in 33.3 overs.