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  • Rift within AAP: Are Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan to be axed? 02-03-2015 07:33 PM

    Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. ...
  • Can Jagmohan Dalmiya clean-up Indian cricket? 02-03-2015 07:10 PM

    Seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya has been elected as the BCCI president, replacing Narayanaswami Srinivasan, who will have his work cut out in trying to restore faith in the gentleman's game in India. ...
  • Gurgaon: Foetus of baby girl found dumped in garbage yard 02-03-2015 06:35 PM

    Gurgaon: The foetus of a baby girl was found in an open dump yard in Gurgaon on February 25. A boy playing nearby saw pigs carrying the foetus in their mouth and made a video. In the video, the pigs roaming around the dump yard can be seen holding the...
  • After crediting Pakistan for peaceful polls, PDP pricks BJP, calls hanging of Afzal Guru 'travesty of justice' 02-03-2015 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: A group of People's Democratic Party (PDP) MLAs on Monday fired another salvo at its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) calling the hanging of terrorist Afzal Guru issue as "a travesty of justice". The issue is sure to embarrass the PDP leadership too and expose chinks in...
  • Corporate espionage case: Police recover Cabinet Secretariat note from leak suspect 02-03-2015 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has recovered a Cabinet Secretariat note from the custody of Lokesh Sharma, one of the arrested persons in the corporate espionage case. Police sources said it will be decided on the basis of this note whether violation of Official Secrets Act should also be added to...
  • Finance Ministry proposes levy of tax on all government services 02-03-2015 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: The Finance Ministry on Monday proposed the levy of service tax on all services provided by the government and an enabling provision has been proposed in the Finance Bill in this regard. Although the list of services which will incur the service tax has not been decided, telecom...
  • J&K: CM Mufti side-steps controversy over his remark, Mehbooba calls it teething problems 02-03-2015 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Monday sought to side-step controversy over his remark that Pakistan, Hurriyat and militants allowed conducive atmosphere for Assembly elections in the state. However, his daughter and People's Democratic Party (PDP) MP in Lok Sabha Mehbooba Mufti was more upfront...
  • Does Anurag Thakur's win mean Srinivasan can't remote control BCCI? 02-03-2015 02:50 PM

    Anurag Thakur was the nominee from the Pawar faction and he won the secretary post by one vote. ...
  • PM Modi eats lunch in Parliament canteen, pays Rs 29 for veg thaali 02-03-2015 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: In a rare gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday ate lunch in the Parliament canteen. Sources said the PM was accompanied by two MPs from Gujarat to the canteen, which serves highly subsidised food for the MPs, journalists and Parliament staff. The sources said the PM ordered...
  • Absence of internal democracy, no transparency in AAP, says Shazia Ilmi 02-03-2015 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: Even as internal conflicts within the Aam Aadmi Party begin to come to the fore, former party member and now a Bharatiya Janata Party member Shazia ilmi trained guns at her former colleagues claiming that there is a dearth of transparency within the party. "There is absence of...
  • Seeking PM's response on Mufti Sayeed's remark on J&K polls, Opposition walks out of Lok Sabha 02-03-2015 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: In heated scenes witnessed in Lok Sabha, the Opposition lambasted Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed for giving credit to Pakistan, Hurriyat and militants for the smooth conduct of elections in the state. Entering into a damage control mode, the government and the BJP made a...
  • Sonia Gandhi silent on reports over Priyanka's elevation as Congress General Secretary 02-03-2015 01:49 PM

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday refused to comment on reports that suggested her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra could be elevated to the post of Congress General Secretary. She was also tight-lipped when asked about party Vice President Rahul Gandhi. She said "all will become clear once Rahul...
  • Telangana CM to relocate Secretariat to Hospital site citing poor vaastu conditions 02-03-2015 01:47 PM

    Hyderabad: While Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao's belief in vaastu is well known, he has found himself in the middle of a controversy after the Opposition accused him of wasting state funds over shifting the state Secretariat citing vaastu as a reason. The Telangana government has decided to build...
  • Status check: The impact of the toxic air pollution in Delhi 02-03-2015 12:53 PM

    An experiment conducted by Centre for Science and Environment reveals the levels of pollution one is exposed to in the national capital on a daily basis. The findings of the pollution levels are at an all time high in open modes like the autos and cycle rickshaws. ...
  • J&K: Centre dissociates from CM Sayeed's remarks on peaceful polls, credits EC, security forces, people 02-03-2015 12:45 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday dissociated from newly-appointed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's remarks and gave credit for peaceful elections in the state to the Election Commission, Army personnel, paramilitary forces and the local people. Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Singh said questions were...
  • Maharashtra government to pay for treatment of H1N1 patients 02-03-2015 11:16 AM

    As the death toll due to swine flu crosses 1,000, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has instructed private hospitals to treat H1N1 patients even if they can't pay. He said the government will bear the costs. The state health minister is also reviewing situation. ...
  • Blogger hacked to death, protest held across Bangladesh 02-03-2015 11:12 AM

    Days after prominent aethiest blogger Avijit Roy was hacked to death in Dhaka, protests were held across Bangladesh. Eye witnesses to the incident have now come forward to describe that gruesome attack. He is the second blogger to have been killed and the fourth writer attacked in the Muslim majority...
  • Rift within AAP, Kejriwal wants Yogendra Yadav, Bhushan out of National Executive: Reports 02-03-2015 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is out in the open with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reportedly in favour of throwing party leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan out of the National Executive. However, Yadav dismissed reports of a rift in the AAP as baseless conspiracy. "Since...
  • Pakistani singer Adnan Sami applies for Indian citizenship for the second time 02-03-2015 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: Pakistani singer Adnan Sami has applied for Indian citizenship for a second time. An earlier plea by the singer had been rejected by the Centre. The 43-year-old singer had last applied for an Indian citizenship 2 years ago. Last month, Home Ministry had asked Law Ministry whether Sami could...
  • J&K: BJP-PDP an unusual alliance, some turbulence expected, say sources 02-03-2015 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: A day after Bharatiya Janata Party-Peoples Democratic Party formed government in Jammu and Kashmir, the alliance is believed to witness some turbulence initially, BJP sources said on Monday. Sources added, "The BJP-PDP is an unusual alliance and we can expect some turbulence initially. We have formed this government...
  • PM Modi pitches for innovation in I-T sector for economic progress 02-03-2015 09:40 AM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasised on the importance of innovation in the I-T sector for national economic progress. Addressing the silver jubilee of the The National Association of Software and Services companies in the national capital, Modi said, "Connectivity is one of the factors which affects GDP. Better and faster...
  • Pollution in Delhi rakes up demand for air purifiers 02-03-2015 09:32 AM

    Thanks to worsening air quality in India and specifically Delhi, sales of air purifiers have shot up. After American President Barack Obama's visit to Delhi, the city is being labelled as the world's pollution capital by researchers. Air purifiers are in demand ever since his visit, with now even many...
  • Mufti Sayeed's statement on J&K polls puts BJP in a spot 02-03-2015 08:59 AM

    Leaving the BJP red faced, the new J&K CM Mufti Sayeed said that Pakistan and Hurriyat allowed peaceful elections in Jammu in Kashmir. The BJP is in a spot as on one hand the new government is taking a hard line on talking to the separatists and on the other...
  • e Lounge Unwind: In conversation with Mallika Sherawat on 'Dirty Politics' 01-03-2015 11:54 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat shares experience of her upcoming film 'Dirty Politics'. Directed by KC Bokadia, 'Dirty Politics' is set to be released on March 6. ...
  • BJP leader Sadhvi Prachi sparks controversy, says Hindus should boycott films by 3 Khans 01-03-2015 11:22 PM

    Dehradun: In the wake of the 'ghar vapsi' controversy and love jihad campaigns, another Bharatiya Janata Party leader has sparked a controversy. Party leader Sadhvi Prachi on Sunday said that Hindus should boycott movies by the three Khans of Bollywood as they promote love jihad. She also said that Congress...
  • India @ 9 with Anchal Vohra 01-03-2015 11:11 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Anchal Vohra on India @ 9. ...
  • MoD uncovered snooping in South Block in February 2014; AK Antony refuses to comment 01-03-2015 09:22 PM

    New Delhi: In the wake of the corporate espionage scandal, sources on Sunday told CNN-IBN that the Ministry of Defence had uncovered snooping in South Block in February 2014. According to information accessed by CNN-IBN, a conversation between the then Chief of Army Staff General Bikram Singh and defence minister...
  • Former hockey champion now a street vendor 01-03-2015 08:18 PM

    A special report on how DV Shakunthala, the winner of junior hockey women's title is now struggling to make a living. ...
  • Arun Jaitley's Union Budget fails the test of tackling rising inequality, says P Chidambaram 01-03-2015 08:13 PM

    New Delhi: Former finance minister P Chidambaram tore into the BJP-led NDA government's first full-year Union Budget presented on Saturday. Targeting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Chidambaram said the Budget failed the test of tackling rising inequality, cruelly neglected the already poor and gave too much to the rich. "This Budget...
  • Home Ministry rejects Kejriwal's choice for Delhi Chief Secretary 01-03-2015 07:34 PM

    The Home Ministry has rejected Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's choice for Chief Secretary. Kejriwal wanted Arunachal Pradesh Chief Secretary Ramesh Negi, for the post. But the center said no because there are 12 officers ahead of him in seniority. ...