Islamabad, July 20 (IANS) The Pakistani Supreme Court Friday reinstated Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, four months after President Pervez Musharraf suspended him from office unleashing waves of protests across the country.
Friday, July 20, 2007 5:28:44 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) After keeping silent throughout the month-long presidential poll campaign marked by mudslinging, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has come out in defence of Pratibha Patil, who is set to become the country's first woman president.
Friday, July 20, 2007 5:11:20 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Left nominee for vice president former diplomat Hamid Ansari was one of the candidates whose names were sent by Congress president Sonia Gandhi to Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati Friday for evolving a consensus on the issue.
Friday, July 20, 2007 4:13:43 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) With no respite from the 'killer' Blueline buses, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday asked private bus operators to steer clear of city roads on the weekend and use the time to improve their infrastructure.
Friday, July 20, 2007 2:46:22 PM
Nagpur, July 19 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief K.S. Sudarshan was admitted to a private nursing home here late Thursday following high fever for the past few days.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 11:22:14 PM
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Sultan Asaduddin Owaisi, the sole MP of the Majlise Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) that is part of the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) did not cast his vote for the presidential election Thursday, while some Samajwadi Party members defied party orders and cast their votes.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 9:19:53 PM
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has directed all airlines bringing ballot boxes of the presidential elections from state capitals to New Delhi Friday to stick to their flight schedules.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 9:19:12 PM
Chennai, July 19 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalitha said a note by the Election Commission created confusion among MPs and legislators of her party, who voted in the president election Thursday despite her earlier announcement that they would abstain.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 9:14:59 PM
Kendrapada (Orissa), July 19 (IANS) A leader of Orissa's ruling Biju Janata Dal was arrested Thursday for attacking a journalist in Kendrapada district, police said.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 9:10:55 PM
Raipur, July 19 (IANS) As many as 23 members of the Chhattisgarh's opposition Congress party were suspended from the state assembly Thursday, the concluding day of the monsoon session, after they rushed to the speaker's podium pressing a demand to probe the death of three school kids.
Thursday, July 19, 2007 9:10:10 PM
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