Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) Former prime minister and prominent Left Front ally V.P. Singh met with Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Friday and urged her to withdraw her indefinite hunger strike protesting the upcoming Tata car project in Singur.
Friday, December 15, 2006 4:30:09 PM
Srinagar, Dec 15 (IANS) A feeble winter sun managed to force its way through clouds and thick fog Friday, but the weatherman forecast little relief for the Kashmir valley with cold wave conditions likely to get worse in the coming days.
Friday, December 15, 2006 4:29:42 PM
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Asian cities like Pune need to give priority to public transport that meets their economic requirements rather than accommodating more vehicles, says a new study backed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Friday, December 15, 2006 3:56:24 PM
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Indian government said Friday it would not withdraw a notification making it mandatory for bidi packets to carry a skull and crossbones picture as a warning but said its enforcement could be postponed till May.
Friday, December 15, 2006 3:55:52 PM
Jammu, Dec 15 (IANS) Soldiers shot dead a militant who broke into a house in a Jammu and Kashmir village and killed a 24-year-old woman.
Friday, December 15, 2006 3:55:24 PM
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda is travelling to New Delhi amid speculation that he will be discussing the political situation in the state with political bigwigs there.
Friday, December 15, 2006 3:16:01 PM
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) Jharkhand has ordered a probe into a case of alleged cheating in ration cards.
Friday, December 15, 2006 3:15:33 PM
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) A section of doctors in a leading hospital here are on hunger strike Friday to protest against reservation of seats in educational institutions but pledged not to make life difficult for patients.
Friday, December 15, 2006 2:09:34 PM
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will lend an additional $80 million for a project to improve sanitation and urban facilities in Kolkata by June 2010.
Friday, December 15, 2006 2:09:12 PM
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) India emerged as Dubai's largest export destination while diamonds, precious stones and precious metals topped the emirate's non-oil imports in the first nine months of 2006.
Friday, December 15, 2006 1:58:23 PM
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