IAS officer suspended for corruption, 1st time in India

Raipur, (IANS): The Chhattisgarh government has suspended an additional chief secretary-ranked official of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) for allegedly allowing the sale of...

BPL at Rs 32: Montek’s clarification implies poverty line is irrelevant

NEW DELHI: As promised, Montek Singh Ahluwalia has come out with an explanation on the ’32 issue’. To the question: Are those earning more...

Montek to clarify if Rs 32 a day is enough

NEW DELHI: What are the things you can get for 32 bucks? Let me see: you can have a single piece of shawarma, (or)...

Finance Minister’s Statement in the Lok Sabha on Jan Lokpal Bill...

Following is the statement made by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Bill that he made on 27th August in Lok...

Hurricane Irene kills 9 as 2 million people evacuated from its...

Hurricane Irene has killed 9 people across US east coast. More than 2 million people have been evacuated from its path Millions of homes along...

Hurricane Irene path update: Chesapeake Bay Bridge closed

Though it has weakened much people are still worried about Hurricane Irene path. Meanwhile Chesapeake Bay Bridge has been closed due to strong winds...

Rick Perry for president, Governor best suited to take on Obama

Many experts believe that Texas Governor Rick Perry is best placed to take on Obama for US president's job GOP presidential candidate and Texan Governor...

Kerala offers police security for Berlin Kunnananthan Nair

Kannur: The former CPI (M) member Berlin Kunnananthan Nair gets police security. The move is taken by the state government as the commemorative public...

Palm Oil case, Oommen Chandy should resign, left leaders

Alappuzha: CPI (M) state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan demands the Chief Minister Oommen Chandy resign from the position in the aftermath of the court’s initial...

Oommen Chandy promises more projects for transparent governance

Kozhikode: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy tells that the state government will formulate more projects to make the governance transparent. Mr. Chandy was answering...

Himachal: BJP rift again come to fore in Paonta sahib

Nahan: After a long gap the rift within the party leader of ruling party BJP has come to fore on Monday when former minister...

Prime Minister should clarify stand on Maoist strategy: BJP

New Delhi (ANI): In the wake of the Maoist attack that killed over 30 people in Chhattisgarh''s Dantewada District, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...