Patna, Aug 30 (IANS) At least six security personnel were killed by Maoists in a gunfight in a forested area in Bihar's Lakhisarai district, police said Monday.
Monday, August 30, 2010 9:52:53 AM
Bhubaneswar, Aug 30 (IANS) Two women died of swine flu in Orissa, taking the total number of deaths due to the influenza to 19 in the state since July, an official said Monday.
Monday, August 30, 2010 9:29:21 AM
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A 300-percent salary hike plus doubling of generous allowances is in the offing for our MPs, never mind that the majority of them are 'crorepatis', or millionaires as revealed by their declared assets! The MPs, of course, insist what they get is woefully short of what is required to discharge their duties as people's representatives.
Monday, August 30, 2010 9:02:33 AM
Chandigarh, Aug 30 (IANS) Haryana has announced special holidays for all school children in the state Oct 8 to 13 to enable them to watch the Commonwealth Games (CWG) to be organised in New Delhi, an official spokesman said Monday.
Monday, August 30, 2010 8:57:18 AM
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) The army Sunday foiled a major infiltration bid by separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Uri sector, killing six of the intruders, defence sources said here. The gunfight was continuing late Sunday night.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 11:45:29 PM
Panaji, Aug 29 (IANS) The paid news phenomenon, which has become the subject of serious debate during polls in India, will be one of the issues discussed at the Election Commission's zonal meet here, an official said Sunday.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 10:56:04 PM
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The Indian cricket board's disciplinary committee looking into the suspension of Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi Sunday fixed two sets of dates for the hearings in September.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 10:50:12 PM
Kolkata, Aug 29 (IANS) India's top squash player Saurav Ghosal Sunday expressed sadness about the controversies surrounding the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi and said the people responsible for the irregularities should be made accountable.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 10:44:07 PM
Agra, Aug 29 (IANS) A state roadways bus driver hanged himself to death and his wife was found dead with deep bruises around her neck in this Uttar Pradesh city's Shah Ganj locality, police said.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 9:44:26 PM
Agra, Aug 29 (IANS) Hundreds of Yamuna lovers (bhakts) assembled at the ghats in this Taj city Sunday evening to worship and perform 'aarti' to the flooded river flowing majestically to the brim.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 9:44:21 PM
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