• Sikkim quake: landslides hamper Army stocking process September 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Concerns don't just end with the casualties in the devastating earthquake that hit Sikkim and other states in Northern India, but there are security concerns looming as well. The quake has seriously disrupted the Army's winter stocking exercise as the main highway used for transport of essential materials...
  • India takes over UNSC Presidency for August August 1, 2011

    New Delhi: India on Monday took over the Presidency of the UN Security Council on Monday. Last October, India made history by winning an almost unanimous vote, making it a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council. The spotlight is back on India as it gets set to take up...
  • MV Suez crew abandon ship, to be brought to Pak June 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Freed from Somali pirates, sailors of MV Suez continue to be on a nightmarish journey back home. They had to abandon ship after their fuel ran out and a tug boat failed to reach them due to bad weather. Earlier they were nearly hijacked by another group of...
  • MV Suez crew abandon ship, to be brought to Pak June 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Freed from Somali pirates, sailors of MV Suez continue to be on a nightmarish journey back home. They had to abandon ship after their fuel ran out and a tug boat failed to reach them due to bad weather. Earlier they were nearly hijacked by another group of...
  • Banda rape case: Victim still behind the bars January 12, 2011

    New Delhi: The noose around BSP MLA Puroshotam Diwedi, facing rape charges, is tightening. Initial CB-CID reports suggest that theft charges pressed against the rape victim are fabricated. While the investigating agency has already submitted its initial report to the Mayawati government, legal action against Dwivedi - who claims that...
  • Hindus help Muslims restore mosque in Karnataka October 1, 2010

    Purtageri: A small village in North Karnataka has showed the way to communal harmony. In Purtageri near Gadag in North Karnataka, it's Hindus who've come forward to help their Muslim brethren restore a mosque that was on the brink of collapse. It’s a century old mosque that's been crying for...