Nation remembers Nehru on birth anniversary; Children’s Film Festival to open in H’bad

Nation remembers Nehru on birth anniversary; Children’s Film Festival to open in H’bad

Nation pays homage to the country’s first Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on his 124th Birth Anniversary today. President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, UPA Chairperson Mrs. Sonia Gandhi, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and other dignitaries paid floral tributes at his memorial […]

India urges B’desh to resolve on-going pol crisis through dialogue

India urges B’desh to resolve on-going pol crisis through dialogue

India urged Bangladesh to resolve the ongoing political crisis over polls through dialogue and peaceful means. The High Commission of India in Dhaka, in a statement issued last night said that it is for the people of Bangladesh to decide their own future and India supports holding of free and fair elections. It said, in […]

Shinde: Probe on AAP funding on Delhi HC directive

Shinde: Probe on AAP funding on Delhi HC directive

Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde has said that the probe into the alleged foreign funding to Aam Admi Party, AAP, was not a government initiative but done following a Delhi High Court directive. Mr Shinde was talking to reporters in New Delhi today, a day after making the announcement about the probe. The Delhi High Court […]

Khurshid says, recent events from Pakistani side not encouraging

Khurshid says, recent events from Pakistani side not encouraging

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today said the recent events from Pakistani side have not been encouraging. Replying to a question on Pakistan Prime Minister’s adviser Sartaj Aziz meeting Kashmiri separatist leaders, Mr Khurshid said the events are counter-productive and not good for conducive environment for Indo-Pak dialogue. Interacting with media at the end of […]

CBI is neither Congress Bureau of Investigation nor a caged bird : Chidambaram

CBI is neither Congress Bureau of Investigation nor a caged bird : Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram today dismissed the charge that the Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI, is being misused by the Congress. Addressing an international conference organised by the CBI in New Delhi, Mr Chidambaram said that none of the descriptions like “caged bird” and “Congress Bureau of Investigation” is correct about the agency. He said, […]

Verdict in Aarushi murder case on Nov 25

Verdict in Aarushi murder case on Nov 25

A CBI court today reserved November 25th for the verdict in the sensational 2008 double murder case of teenager Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj in which her parents Rajesh and Nupur Talwar are accused. Additional Sessions Judge Shyam Lal reserved the order after the defence completed its final arguments and the CBI submitted its rebuttal […]