New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) A ninth-place finish was unthinkable when the Indian team left for the junior World Cup. Going by the Asian Champions' track record in the run-up to the championship, the expectation was they should have been on the podium even if they had not come back with the cup they last won in 2001.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 7:05:04 PM
Ghaziabad, June 23 (IANS) A sixteen-year-old maid, hired only last week, allegedly committed suicide by jumping off her employee's ninth-floor apartment in Ghaziabad Tuesday, police said.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 7:04:53 PM
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Five more people tested positive for swine flu Tuesday, taking the total number of influenza A (H1N1) cases in India to 68.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:52:34 PM
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde Tuesday asked the coal and environment ministries for coal linkages and quick environmental clearance for upcoming power projects.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:52:23 PM
Bangalore, June 23 (IANS) Deccan 360, the cargo airline founded by low-cost aviation pioneer G.R. Gopinath, has roped in Germany-based Lufthansa Technik for maintaining its Airbus A-310 freighter aircraft fleet and warehousing requirements, including components, the company said Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:48:26 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 23 (IANS) With the factionalism in its Kerala state unit showing no signs of abating, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) is to hold a special politburo session July 4-5 in New Delhi to discuss the rift that has affected the party's fortunes, a party source said Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:35:47 PM
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) It what is being described as a step closer to unity, the newly-promoted Fashion and Design Promotion Council (FDPC) announced Tuesday that it had engaged style impresario Sumeet Nair's Prodigy Fashion to stage what for the moment is being simply called two editions of a 'Fashion Week'.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:35:36 PM
Bangalore, June 23 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Tuesday landed in Karnataka's picturesque hill district of Kodagu for rest after a gruelling Lok Sabha election campaign and an acrimonious debate within the party over the drubbing it received in the polls.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:30:24 PM
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Telecom major Idea Cellular Tuesday signed a Rs.145-crore agreement with Firstsource Solutions, a business process outsourcing (BPO) service provider.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:24:16 PM
Ranchi, June 23 (IANS) Maoists blew up a village council building in Jharkhand's Palamau district Tuesday, police said. The building was empty at the time.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:11:27 PM
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