dastardly act

Will ask poll panel to cancel CPI-M’s registration: UDF


May 28th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 28 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) Monday said it will approach the election commission to demand cancellation of the Communist Party of India-Marxist's (CPI-M) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Fishermen’s killing: Protests demanding arrest of ship captain


February 20th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) Cutting across political affiliations, various fishermen organisations in Kerala propose launching a protest, starting Tuesday, demanding the immediate arrest of the captain of the Italian vessel ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Afghan football player loses four family members in blast


December 7th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Amidst the joy of emerging as favourites in the SAFF Cup football tournament, the Afghanistan team suffered a tragedy as its mid-fielder Mustafa Madar lost ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lajpat Nagar blast: High court reserves order on pleas


October 12th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on the appeal of three militants given death penalty for the 1996 Lajpat Nagar blasts that killed ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lajpat Nagar blast: Police seek death for three


September 21st, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday urged the Delhi High Court to confirm the death penalties awarded by the trial court to three militants for the 1996 Lajpat ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Enough proof against Lajpat Nagar blast accused: Police (Lead)


September 20th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Opposing the appeal of six people convicted and sentenced in the 1996 Lajpat Nagar blasts, police Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that they have ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Parliament, politicians condemn Delhi terror attack (Roundup)


September 7th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Indian parliament and politicians across the spectrum Wednesday condemned the ghastly terror attack at the Delhi High Court Wednesday that left 11 people ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

We sympathise with Mumbai blast victims: Dikshit


July 14th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Delhi government sympathised with the family members of those killed in the Mumbai blasts that left at least 17 people dead and injured 131 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sajjad Lone defends separatists silence over killing of Kashmiri girls


February 1st, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.1 (ANI): The Chairman of the Kashmir-based People's Conference, Sajjad Lone, has refused to directly comment on the silence of separatists with regard to the killing of two young Kashmiri ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ill-prepared railways failed to protect passengers: CPI-M


May 28th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday accused the Indian Railways of violating safety measures and failing to protect the lives of passengers in the West ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pak’s latest flip-flop, says it never demanded Kasab’s extradition


May 7th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 7 (ANI): In yet another flip-flop, Pakistan has denied asking India to handover the lone November 2008 Mumbai attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab to it.Talking to reporters after a special anti-terror ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Goa police form special team to probe Margao blast


October 18th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji/Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) The Goa police Sunday formed a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the low-intensity blast in Margao, in south Goa, Friday night. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chanakya completes half-century run and raring for more!


August 13th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
A Historical Play in Hindi. Love for one's society and nation is the greatest virtue. Nationalism elevates an individual from his mundane existence and alleviates his quality of life. Patriotism binds an individual ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Special tourism awards for Taj, Oberoi for role in Mumbai attack


February 24th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Employees and managements of the Taj Mahal and Oberoi Trident Tuesday were honoured with a special award for displaying exemplary courage in helping the guests who were ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kerala’s Youth Congress activist dies after clash with CPI-M


February 22nd, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 22 (IANS) A Youth Congress activist who was injured in a clash with Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) members Friday died here Sunday, the leader of opposition said. Trouble erupted ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mangalore pub attack: Lessons India’s civil society must heed (Comment)


January 29th, 2009 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
The violent attack on a group of women in a Mangalore pub (Jan 24) by activists of the self-styled Sri Ram Sene who could not countenance such innocent revelry is ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Assam blasts: PM says government not soft on terrorism


November 1st, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Nov 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Saturday strongly rejected the charge that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government was soft on terrorism and said there will be ... Read more...

Posted in National |

No compromise on terrorism, says PM; breakthrough in Assam blast probe (Roundup)


November 1st, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said there cannot be any compromise on terror, even as the Assam Police arrested three people in connection with Thursday's bombings, including a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

No compromise on terrorism: Manmohan Singh


November 1st, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 1 (IANS) There cannot be any compromise on terror and the government was committed to combatting terrorism, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday as he visited the sites of Thursday's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

E. Ahamed is new IUML president


September 14th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) E. Ahamed, the minister of state for external affairs, was Sunday chosen as the new president of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML).Ahamed was unanimously nominated as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sonia condemns Delhi blasts


September 13th, 2008 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Condemning the serial blasts in the capital as "an act of cowardice", United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi Saturday said those responsible for the dastardly act ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Gujarat rights activist condemn VHP leader’s killing


August 25th, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Aug 25 (IANS) A leading rights activist group here has condemned the killing of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Swami Laxmananand Sarswati and four others in Orissa Saturday."We sympathize with the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cab drivers held guilty of killing Australian tourist


August 2nd, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS)) A city court Saturday held two cab drivers guilty of raping, killing and looting an Australian tourist in the Indian capital, a crime that had made headlines ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pakistan condemns terrorist attacks on Indian cities


July 27th, 2008 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday "strongly condemned the acts of terrorist violence" in the Indian cities of Ahmedabad and Bangalore on consecutive days that left 30 people dead. "Pakistan Prime ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

President expresses ‘deep sorrow’ at deaths in Kabul attack


July 8th, 2008 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday expressed "deep sorrow" at the deaths of four personnel of the Indian mission in Kabul in a suicide bombing attack Monday and condemned ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Journalist, friend hacked to death in Sri Lanka


May 29th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, May 29 (IANS) A Tamil journalist and his friend were hacked to death in the heavily-guarded northern Jaffna peninsula by unknown men, a media rights group here said Thursday. "Sirasa, Shakthi ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pakistani leaders condemn suicide blast in northwest


May 19th, 2008 - 8:07 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, May 19 (Xinhua) Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani have condemned the suicide blast Sunday that killed 13 people, including four security personnel, official APP news ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Rajasthan chamber urges members to donate for victims


May 17th, 2008 - 10:08 am ICT by admin
Jaipur, May 17 (IANS) Eager to provide relief to those injured in the serial terror blasts here that also killed over 60 people, the Rajasthan Chamber of Commerce and Industry has asked ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

No breakthrough in Jaipur investigation (Lead)


May 15th, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Two days after the serial bombings that ripped through Jaipur leaving 61 people dead, the Indian government said there was yet no breakthrough in investigation to establish ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India condemns assassination bid on Karzai


April 27th, 2008 - 7:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 27 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday condemned the assassination attempt on Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Kabul, and described it as a "dastardly act."India ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Rajapaksa condemns minister’s killing


April 6th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, April 6 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa condemned the killing of his senior cabinet minister Jeyaraj Fernandopulle in a suspected suicide attack Sunday, calling it as "an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Benazir’s ancestral town in India mourned her death


December 30th, 2007 - 1:51 pm ICT by admin
Junagarh/ Bhatinda, Dec 30 (ANI): The residents of the ancestral town of former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in India have mourned her death. The people living in Gujarat's Junagadh, the ancestral ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Subscribe