Geneva talks between Iran & six major world powers enter 2nd day

Geneva talks between Iran & six major world powers enter 2nd day

The Geneva talks between Iran and six major world powers enter into the second day today. There are indications the two sides may be able to reach a breakthrough in the negotiations. US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif in Geneva on the sidelines of the ongoing nuclear […]

Super Typhoon Haiyan batters central Philippines

Super Typhoon Haiyan batters central Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan is battering the central Philippines with sustained winds of 314 kilometres an hour. Meteorologists say that if initial estimates based on satellite images are borne out, it could be the most powerful storm ever to make landfall. Officials say the storm has forced millions to seek shelter in 20 provinces and at least […]

Obama apologises to Americans losing health plans

Obama apologises to Americans losing health plans

The US President, Barack Obama has apologised to the Americans who have lost health insurance plans because of the troubled implementation of his healthcare reforms. In an interview with NBC News, his administration will do everything it can to help those who have been receiving cancellation notes. Mr. Obama had promised that those who are […]

Govt to appeal against Guwahati HC order on CBI

Govt to appeal against Guwahati HC order on CBI

Government will appeal against the verdict of Guwahati High Court which in its order held the setting up of CBI as unconstitutional. Law Minister Kapil Sibal told reporters in New Delhi today that the Department of Personnel and Training is the administrative ministry for CBI and it has discussed the issue with him and it […]

Rahul Gandhi replies to EC notice over alleged Model Code violation

Rahul Gandhi replies to EC notice over alleged Model Code violation

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today replied to the Election Commission notice over alleged Model Code violation. Mr. Gandhi’s reply in a sealed envelope was received at the office of the Chief Election Commissioner this morning ahead of the deadline set by the poll body. The EC had issued a notice to Gandhi on October […]

Electioneering gains momentum in Ch’garh, MP & Mizoram

Electioneering gains momentum in Ch’garh, MP & Mizoram

With just one day left for first phase of polling in Chhatisgarh, electioneering has gathered momentum in the Naxal infested state. 18 assembly constituencies will go to poll on Monday. Some of the constituencies are in Buster region will witness triangular contest. Addressing election rallies in the poll bound states, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi […]

Congress Core Group discusses India’s participation in CHOGM

Congress Core Group discusses India’s participation in CHOGM

The Congress Core Group today met in New Delhi under the leadership of Party President Sonia Gandhi. The meeting took place in the backdrop of political parties and various groups in Tamil Nadu being strongly opposed to India’s participation in the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting (CHOGM). The Tamil Nadu Assembly had recently adopted a […]