Washington, July 8
Granville Austin, an eminent biographer of India’s Constitution and a Padma Shri awardee, has passed away in Washington at the age of 87. Austin, author of two celebrated political histo...
July 3, 2014
Invoking the Essential Commodities Act and clamping export restrictions on potatoes and onions will not address food inflation
New Delhi, July 2
Opposition latches on to Chief Justice Lodha’s criticism »
New Delhi, June 20
The Delhi High Court today sought CBI’s response on the plea of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, serving a 10-year jail term in the teachers’ recruitment case, for extending by f...
Tokyo, June 18
The Japanese parliament on Wednesday passed a long-awaited legislation to ban the possession of child pornography amid growing pressure from the international community. Under the law, i...
Chennai, June 4
The Madras High Court has concurred with a single judge’s order that collection of fees by 36 ‘A Schools’ (pre-kindergarten schools) is unsustainable as it is not fixed by the Fee Committee consti...
Kochi, May 29
The Kerala Chamber of Commerce and Industry has condemned the arrest of Bill Pinckney, Managing Director of Amway India, by Andhra Pradesh police in Kurnool.
This incident highlights the...
Srinagar/New Delhi, May 28
The row over Article 370 escalated today with Chief Minister Omar Abdullah asking the Centre to make known the “stakeholders” it was talking to for repealing special status to Jammu and Kashmir, a...
New Delhi/Berne, July 20
As India steps up pressure on Switzerland for details of alleged black money stashed there, Swiss authorities have invited Indian officials to Berne to discuss further cooperation in these matters...
New Delhi, July 3
Finance Ministry is considering diluting Securities Law Amendment Bill
July 3, 2014
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Reliance Infrastructure’s subsidiary BSES Yamuna Power Pvt Ltd to pay ₹257 crore to power generating and transmitting companies by July 15. The apex court as...
Mumbai, June 21
In the face of increasing resistance to eviction from Campa Cola compound residents, the civic body here has filed a police complaint against those preventing officials from implementing the Supre...
Hazaribagh (Jharkhand), June 19
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha and 61 party workers were today released from jail, a day after a local court granted them bail in a case of alleged assault of a Government official.
Washington, June 18
The White House has ruled out sending Ahmed Abu Khatallah, a key suspect in the attacks at the US Consulate in Benghazi in September 2012, to the Guantanamo Bay terrorist detention centre and asse...
New Delhi, May 29
The American Chamber of Commerce in India (Amcham) today expressed concern over the arrest of Amway India CEO William Pinckney from the company’s headquarters in Gurgaon by Kurnool Police on Monda...
Hyderabad, May 28
Amway India, the direct selling major received a legal setback today. Its bail petition to get relief for its Chief Executive Officer, William S Pinckney was dismissed by a Judge at the Sessions Co...
New Delhi, May 27
Shows the Govt’s commitment to apex court order, says Law Minister »