Jayalalithaa to meet Modi Tuesday, submit list of issues

Jayalalithaa to meet Modi Tuesday, submit list of issues

🕔15:41, 30.May 2014

Chennai, May 30  Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday and submit a list of issues concerning Tamil Nadu, it was announced Friday. The memorandum will include long-pending issues crucial to Tamil Nadu and on which

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Bihar chief minister warns centre over Article 370

Bihar chief minister warns centre over Article 370

🕔15:37, 30.May 2014

Patna, May 30 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday warned the Narendra Modi-led central government against repealing Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir. “The Bharatiya Janata Party government should not touch Article 370 as it

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Goa to start sea plane service by July: Tourism minister

Goa to start sea plane service by July: Tourism minister

🕔15:37, 30.May 2014

Panaji, May 30 Goa is all set launch its tourism-oriented sea plane service by July, Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said. Proposals involving a revolving restaurant and ropeway running across state capital Panaji to a renovated fort located on the opposite

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Akhilesh in trouble as power crisis hit UP

Akhilesh in trouble as power crisis hit UP

🕔15:36, 30.May 2014

Lucknow, May 30  Angry residents are taking to the streets across Uttar Pradesh in the wake of severe electricity outages which have put the Samajwadi Party government in a spot. With little to show in the power sector in the

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Online registration for VIP vehicle numbers in UP

Online registration for VIP vehicle numbers in UP

🕔15:35, 30.May 2014

Lucknow, May 30  For vehicle owners in Uttar Pradesh who fancy VIP numbers, here’s some good news: They can now register for these online, an official said Friday. As a pilot project, the online registration scheme, for which special software

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NTPC , CMD Felicitated by India Energy Forum

NTPC , CMD Felicitated by India Energy Forum

🕔13:13, 30.May 2014

New Delhi, May 30 : Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury , CMD , NTPC was felicitated in Urja Vichar Manch Program organized under the aegis of India Energy Forum for his outstanding contribution to the sector, as leader of the top

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India-Pak Ties: STATUS QUO OR PROBABLE CHANGE?…

India-Pak Ties: STATUS QUO OR PROBABLE CHANGE?…

🕔11:19, 30.May 2014

India-Pak Ties   STATUS QUO OR PROBABLE CHANGE? By Prof. Arvind Kumar (Dept of Geopolitics & Intl Relations, Manipal Univ) The positive atmospherics created from Nawaz Sharif’s visit to New Delhi during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony has certainly

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Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter support UN reform

Kofi Annan, Jimmy Carter support UN reform

🕔11:17, 30.May 2014

London, May 30  Former UN chief Kofi Annan and former US President Jimmy Carter expressed their support for reforming the UN, emphasising equal respect for all countries, media reported Friday. “The world has changed and the UN must change along

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The Initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on Establishing a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia Implemented

The Initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on Establishing a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia Implemented

🕔11:16, 30.May 2014

On May 6, 2014 a truly historical event took place at the United Nations headquarters in New York – for the first time since the United Nations was established the representatives of the «five» nuclear states – the United States,

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Indian-Americans spell history, are co-champions in US Spelling Bee

Indian-Americans spell history, are co-champions in US Spelling Bee

🕔11:14, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30 Two Indian American youngsters made history as Sriram Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe were declared co-champions in the Scripps National Spelling Bee contest after 52 years and for just the fourth time in the contest’s history. “Whatever,” said

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$1 mn US reward for information on criminal network

$1 mn US reward for information on criminal network

🕔11:14, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  The US is offering a reward of up to onr million dollars for information about a criminal network based in Central Asia, the State Department said Thursday. The network of Kamchybek Kolbayev is allegedly involved in drug

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Biden to visit Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic

Biden to visit Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic

🕔11:13, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  US Vice President Joseph Biden will travel to Brazil, Colombia and the Dominican Republic next month to discuss a full range of issues, the White House said Thursday. “In each country, the vice president will meet with

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UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

🕔11:12, 30.May 2014

United Nations, May 30  The UN Security Council extended a UN mission in Somalia for one more year to continue providing “good offices” in the country’s peace and reconciliation process. In an unanimously adopted resolution, the 15-member Council commended the

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Kerry defends Obama’s Afghanistan exit strategy

Kerry defends Obama’s Afghanistan exit strategy

🕔11:11, 30.May 2014

Washington, May 30  US Secretary of State John Kerry defended President Barack Obama’s newly announced strategy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan amidst much criticism, media reported. “The president set a timetable. He said that we will transfer security responsibility to

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Former Ecuadorian president sentenced to 12 years jail

Former Ecuadorian president sentenced to 12 years jail

🕔11:10, 30.May 2014

Quito, May 30 Ecuador’s National Court of Justice sentenced former president Jamil Mahuad to 12 years in jail for embezzlement, media reported Friday. The court said Thursday in its Twitter account that Mahuad’s crime “had caused enormous social consequences that

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Karnataka invites Peru to participate in global investors’ meet

Karnataka invites Peru to participate in global investors’ meet

🕔11:07, 30.May 2014

Bangalore, May 30  Karnataka invited the South American nation of Peru to participate in the Global Investors’ Meet (GIM 2015) the state will hold here in January-February next year. “We invite you to participate as partner country in the GIM

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BJP protests poor power supply in Uttar Pradesh

BJP protests poor power supply in Uttar Pradesh

🕔11:04, 30.May 2014

Ghaziabad, May 30 Over 200 BJP workers held a protest here Thursday against poor electricity supply in Uttar Pradesh. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Ashu Verma accused the Akhilesh Yadav government of meting out “step motherly” treatment to industrial cities like

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At 42 degree, Jammu records hottest day of season

At 42 degree, Jammu records hottest day of season

🕔11:04, 30.May 2014

Jammu , May 30  Winter capital Jammu recorded the hottest day of the season Thursday as the maximum temperature rose to 41.8 degrees Celsius. An official of the weather office told IANS, “Maximum temperature rose to 41.8 degrees Celsius in

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Delhi LG meets home minister

Delhi LG meets home minister

🕔11:03, 30.May 2014

New Delhi, May 30  Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung met Home Minister Rajnath Singh here Thursday, a day after his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Ministry officials described it as a “courtesy meeting”. “Since the home minister joined today

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Sahara to sell assets in London, New York to raise money

Sahara to sell assets in London, New York to raise money

🕔11:02, 30.May 2014

New Delhi, May 30 The Sahara group told the Supreme Court it was selling its three prime properties in London and New York to raise money to secure the release of Subrata Roy and two other directors. The court, however,

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