Reports

  • Government rules out release of Henderson report on 1962 India-China war 08-07-2014 08:03 PM

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday ruled out release of the classified Henderson Brooks Report on the 1962 India-China war that is said to be openly critical of the Indian political and military structure of the time, saying its disclosure would not be in national interest. "This (the...
  • Disclosure of Henderson Brooks Report not in national interest: Government 08-07-2014 07:09 PM

    New Delhi: The Henderson Brooks Report on 1962 Indo-China war is a "top secret document" and disclosure of any information about it would not be in the national interest, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday. "This (the Henderson Brooks report) is a top secret document and has not been...
  • UP: Court rejects CBI closure report in DSP Zia-ul-Haq murder case 08-07-2014 05:42 PM

    New Delhi: A special court on Tuesday rejected the closure report of the Central Bureau of Investigation in Kunda Deputy SP Zia-ul-Haq's murder case in Pratapgarh district of Uttar Pradesh. The court has asked the investigating agency to re-investigate the case. UP Minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya was...
  • Rs 27 vs Rs 32: Who really is an Indian poor? 07-07-2014 10:24 PM

    The findings of the Rangarajan panel report on poverty estimates states that three out of 10 people in India are poor. The report has hiked the poverty limit to Rs 47 per day in cities, stating that people spending below that would be considered poor. The Rangarajan report also states...
  • Rangarajan panel on poverty says 3 out of 10 people in India are poor 07-07-2014 08:32 PM

    The findings of the Rangarajan panel report on poverty estimates states that three out of 10 people in India are poor. The report has hiked the poverty limit to Rs 47 per day in cities, stating that people spending below that would be considered poor. The Tendulkar committee report had...
  • Rangarajan panel report making a joke of poor people, says Mayawati 07-07-2014 03:30 PM

    The new report of Rangarajan Committee on poverty today drew flak from BSP chief Mayawati who attacked the government saying the panel's estimations were nothing but "making a joke of poor people". "This is nothing but making a joke of poor people. Whatever figures that have been given and the...
  • Full text: Rangarajan committee report on poverty estimates 07-07-2014 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: The findings of the Rangarajan panel report on poverty estimates states that three out of 10 people in India are poor. The report has hiked the poverty limit to Rs 47 per day in cities, stating that people spending below that would be considered poor. The Tendulkar committee...
  • 3 out of 10 Indians poor, reveals Rangarajan panel report on poverty estimates 07-07-2014 09:00 AM

    New Delhi: The findings of the Rangarajan panel report on poverty estimates have been declared and it report states that three out of 10 people in India are poor. The report has hiked the poverty limit to Rs 47 per day in cities, stating that people spending below that would...
  • My duty is to pursue the truth in Sunanda autopsy case: Sudhir Gupta 05-07-2014 09:38 PM

    New Delhi: AIIMS Forensic Department head Sudhir Gupta, who is in the centre of a controversy over the autopsy report of Sunanda Pushkar, on Saturday said his duty was to pursue the truth in the case. Gupta said he would soon interact with the media, as per lawful procedure, to...
  • Did not tamper Sunanda Pushkar's postmortem report: Ghulam Nabi Azad 05-07-2014 07:13 PM

    News Delhi: Former Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has refuted charges of his alleged involvement in the tampering of postmortem report of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. The Congress leader instead questioned the credibility of Dr Sudhir Gupta, head of AIIMS Forensic Department who alleged that he was...
  • Delhi Police awaiting final autopsy report in Sunanda Pushkar's death 04-07-2014 09:21 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is waiting for the final autopsy report from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) before proceeding in the investigation of the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of the former union minister Shashi Tharoor. According to police sources, a Delhi Police team which was...
  • Arun Jaitley says drought report is 'no cause to panic' 04-07-2014 03:19 PM

    New Delhi: Finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday there was no cause to panic about the possibility of higher inflation, after a private forecasting agency said there was a 60 percent chance India would face a drought this year. Speaking less than a week before his first budget speech...
  • BJP demands CBI probe into Kumbh 'mismanagement' 04-07-2014 01:13 PM

    BJP on Friday demanded a CBI inquiry into mismanagement exposed by Comptroller Auditor General of India in its report on Maha Kumbh organised at Allahabad last year. In the light of the issue raised in the UP Assembly, BJP state unit president Laxmi Kant Bajpai said that state and Centre's...
  • CAG report: BJP demands CBI probe into Kumbh 'mismanagement' 04-07-2014 12:24 PM

    Lucknow: BJP on Friday demanded a CBI inquiry into mismanagement exposed by Comptroller Auditor General of India in its report on Maha Kumbh organised at Allahabad last year. In the light of the issue raised in the UP Assembly, BJP state unit president Laxmi Kant Bajpai said that state and...
  • UP Congress seeks probe into Mahakumbh mismanagement 03-07-2014 06:15 PM

    Calling for a high-level inquiry into the revelations made in the CAG report on the Mahakumbh held in Allahabad last year, the Congress on Thursday demanded stern action against those found responsible for the mismanagement. "The manner in which central funds for the Mahakumbh were spent on things other than...
  • Uproar in Uttar Pradesh Assembly over CAG reports 03-07-2014 05:01 PM

    BJP and Congress MLAs on Thursday created an uproar in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly demanding a debate on CAG reports about last year's Mahakumbh Mela and construction of memorials during the previous BSP regime. Raising the matter through separate adjournment notices, BJP and Congress said the reports, which were tabled...
  • New twist in Sunanda Tharoor death probe: Facts concealed or internal AIIMS politics at play? 02-07-2014 10:12 PM

    AIIMS has refuted the allegations levelled by Forensic Department head Dr Sudhir Gupta over Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy report. ...
  • Infosys becomes first IT firm to file sustainability report 02-07-2014 07:31 PM

    Bangalore: Global software major Infosys Ltd became the world's first IT firm to file a sustainability report based on the latest global reporting initiative (GRI) framework, the IT bellwether said on Wednesday. "As a value-driven company, we follow the highest levels of disclosure, besides ensuring compliance with the laws of...
  • Government has taken cognizance of spying report: BJP 02-07-2014 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: The government has taken cognizance of the reports of the US spying over the BJP and it should not happen again, the party said on Wednesday. "The government has taken cognizance of the reports, and it is unfortunate. It should not happen again," Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson...
  • Centre distressed over Gopal Subramanium's outburst: sources 26-06-2014 08:24 PM

    New Delhi: A day after the former Solicitor General of India and senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium withdrew his candidature for appointment as a Supreme Court judge, government is deeply distressed by his outburst, say sources. Subramanium had on Wednesday alleged that his name was not cleared by the government for...
  • Don't allow NGO Greenpeace to collect foreign funds: IB to PMO 19-06-2014 01:26 PM

    New Delhi: After an Intelligence Bureau called Greenpeace a threat to national economic security, it has now clamped down on the international NGO recommending cancellation of permission given to it for collecting funds abroad besides reassessment of its tax compliance. In the fresh report, submitted to Prime Minister's Office and...
  • Goa ministers holiday regularly on taxpayers' money: CAG report 17-06-2014 01:49 PM

    Panaji: After the recent controversy over Goa ministers being sent on a study tour to Brazil for the World Cup, CNN-IBN has now learnt that several ministers in the Goa government have been globe trotting in the name of study tours and striking trade deals. But not much has been...
  • NGOs issue: AAP hits out at IB report 16-06-2014 08:32 PM

    New Delhi: Lashing out at a recent report by the Intelligence Bureau, which alleged that some NGOs are hurting India's economic security, AAP on Monday said that it is nothing but "criminanalisation of dissenting voices" and is being misused by political bosses. "The purposefully leaked IB report, marked secret naming...
  • Panel on new AP capital submits preliminary report to Naidu 14-06-2014 08:02 PM

    Hyderabad: The expert committee formed by the Centre to study various alternatives regarding the new capital for Andhra Pradesh submitted its preliminary report to Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday. The five-member panel, headed by former Urban Development Secretary K C Sivaramakrishnan, had toured Visakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada and Guntur...
  • Maharashtra irrigation scam: Madhav Chitale committee report tabled in Assembly 14-06-2014 07:13 PM

    Mumbai: The report prepared by Madhav Chitale committee, appointed by Maharashtra government to probe the Rs 70,000 crore irrigation scam, was tabled before the state Assembly on Saturday. The panel also tabled an action taken report before the Assembly. The Opposition in Assembly, BJP was quick to target the Congress-NCP...
  • IB report on NGOs comes under attack from activists 14-06-2014 12:17 AM

    New Delhi: A number of prominent citizens and activists on Friday rubbished an Intelligence Bureau report which had said funding of several NGOs was "cleverly disguised" as donations for issues like human rights, but instead they were involved in stalling developmental projects. Former Navy Chief Admiral L Ramdas, former Director...
  • Watch: Heavy rains lash Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, North East 13-06-2014 10:36 AM

    This season monsoon is progressing extremely slowly. There are reports of widespread rainfall in Kerala, Karnataka, Goa as well as Northeastern states are experiencing the rains. There has been scattered rainfall in Madhya Pradesh and isolated rainfall in Bengal and Gujarat. North India is expected to be dry covering states...
  • Noted international NGO Greenpeace a 'threat to economic security': IB 11-06-2014 07:21 PM

    New Delhi: International non-government organisation Greenpeace is in a spot of bother after an Intelligence Bureau report called it "a threat to economic security" and accused it of impacting the country's GDP by initiating agitations and campaigns against coal and nuclear power plants. In its report on foreign-funded NGOs, the...
  • MHA seeks report on killing of Assam SP 06-06-2014 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs has sought a report from the Assam government into the killing of a senior police officer by terrorists in Karbi Anglong. A Superintendent of Police and his PSO was killed in an encounter with the operatives of KPLT in Assam's Karbi Anglong district...