Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) Markets remained over-crowded with shoppers and roads in this summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir were blocked with heavy traffic as Muslims started the first day of fasting in the holy month of Ramadan Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 9:26:37 PM
One of the most difficult jobs in the world is to be the interface between the media and the powerful. Several attempt it and come to grief. But a master practitioner of this demanding role was H.Y. Sharada Prasad, who died in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 7:13:34 PM
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court will Wednesday hear a plea for deployment of adequate security personnel to check the spiralling communal violence in Kandhamal district of Orissa.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:53:25 PM
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front Tuesday welcomed Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi's initiative to expedite the process of dialogue between the opposition Trinamool Congress and the state government to resolve the Singur land row.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:29:44 PM
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) A Congress party delegation Tuesday met President Pratibha Patil and requested her to immediately intervene and rein in communal violence in Orissa that has left 16 dead.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 6:07:36 PM
Puducherry, Sep 2 (IANS) V. Vaithilingam of the Congress party will be sworn in Puducherry chief minister Thursday.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 5:25:01 PM
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Tibetans celebrated their 48th "Democracy Day" Tuesday and suspended protest demonstrations that were going on in the Indian capital since March against 'atrocities in Tibet'.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 2:34:59 PM
Ranchi, Sep 2 (IANS) Almost a week after Shibu Soren took charge of the Jharkhand government, the ministers are yet to be assigned their responsibilites and departments.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008 1:27:47 PM
Kolkata, Sep 1 (IANS) In an apparent climbdown, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee said Monday evening her party wants work to resume at the Tata Motors' Nano plant at Singur, but after excluding the controversial 400 acre acquired farmland.
Monday, September 01, 2008 10:17:09 PM
Srinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) On the eve of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, Jammu and Kashmir authorities Monday freed separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Meanwhile, the Kashmir Valley was mostly peaceful when curfew was relaxed in phases.
Monday, September 01, 2008 9:07:40 PM
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