National Wipes

  • National Wipes: Big news from across India August 1, 2008

    New Delhi: DGP of Himachal Pradesh Ashwini Kumar has taken over as the new chief of the CBI. Jammu remained shut for the eighth consecutive day on Thursday over demands that land be restored to the Amarnath Shrine Board. The Supreme Court has ordered the Department of Telecommunication to terminate...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country July 18, 2008

    New Delhi: One person was killed and several injured in clashes on Friday between Dera Sacha Sauda and Sikh followers in Sirsa in Haryana. Reports suggest the two groups clashed following an argument during the morning prayer organised by Dera followers. Over 24 people were injured in a grenade blast on...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India July 18, 2008

    New Delhi: The Bill to provide quota to Gurjars and economically backward people was passed by the Rajasthan Assembly. A petition to probe the assets of CPIM General Secretary Prakash Karat and Brinda Karat was filed in the Supreme Court. The Maharashtra governmnet has decided to revive the rural employment...
  • National Wipes: News from across India July 19, 2008

    New Delhi: The four Indian Embassy blast victims in Kabul, including Defence Attache Brigadier RD Mehta and Indian Foreign Service officer VV Rao, have been nominated for Kirti Chakra. Their names have been forwarded by the Defence Ministry for the top honour as a tribute to the deceased. Two IndoTibetan Border...
  • National Wipes: Here's what made news on Monday July 14, 2008

    And here's more news from across the country. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across India July 5, 2008

    New Delhi: The threeday old truckers' strike has been called off following an agreement between the transporters and the government after a marathon negotiation that lasted for over eight hours. The truckers have been demanding rollback of hike in toll tax, honouring of service tax agreement of 2004, and rationalisation of...
  • National Wipes: What's making news across India July 3, 2008

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation which raised objection to the way the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was conducting its investigation in the ArushiHemraj murder case. The court refused to entertain a petition, seeking to restrain CBI from conducting narcoanalysis test on the suspects...
  • Nat wipes: News from across the country July 2, 2008

    Here's what is happening across the country. ...
  • Nat wipes: News from across the country July 2, 2008

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court protected political scientist Ashish Nandy from being arrested by the Gujarat police. Nandy has been charged with sedition following his analytical article on the 2007 Gujarat poll outcome. He had moved the SC apprehending arrest. Reprimanding the Gujarat government, the supreme court expressed surprise at the...
  • National Wipes: Headline hunters of the day June 22, 2008

    Bangalore cops nab 6 terrorists in Manipur, Posco protests erupt in Orissa. ...
  • National Wipes: The headline hunters | Metro news June 17, 2008

    Here's who made news today and why. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country June 11, 2008

    Here's what made news across the country on Tuesday. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country June 9, 2008

    Here's what made news across the country on Monday. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country June 8, 2008

    Here's what made news across the country on Wednesday. ...
  • National Wipes: What happened in India on Friday May 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Oil companies are proposing that no new LPG connections should be issued by the Government to arrest rising fuel prices. Two days after Home Minister Shivraj Patil visited Nagaland there was fresh violence betweeen NSCN ( IM) and NSCN (Unification) groups on Friday. The Supreme Court has allowed...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India May 16, 2008

    New Delhi: A relative of Bengal RSP leader and state irrigation minister Subhas Naskar sustained severe burn injuries following an alleged attack by CPM supporters in the Basanti area of South 24 Parganas district on Thursday. The victim, the wife of the minister's nephew, suffered nearly 70 per cent burns...
  • National Wipes:: Big news from across India May 15, 2008

    New Delhi: Here is a look at big news from across the country. ...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India May 12, 2008

    VHP President Ashok Singhal said on Monday that the VHP will not allow the BJP or any other political party to hijack the Ramsethu issue. Addressing a conference, Singhal said that the Ramsethu is a matter of faith for the Hindus and is best left to spiritual leaders from the...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India May 11, 2008

    Two teams from the Forensic Science Laboratory and National Security under Home Ministry have commenced probe into the bomb explosion at the Hubli court. Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar has reminded the Congress of NCP's steadfast support ahead of next years Lok Sabha polls. Uttar Pradesh continues to reel in...
  • National Wipes: News from across India May 10, 2008

    Over 250 birds have died over the last two weeks and subsequent tests at the High Security Diseases Laboratory in Bhopal has confirmed the outbreak. On Saturday, the authorities gave the goahead to begin culling, targeting 18,000 chicken. 25 culling teams have spread around 41 villages for the operation. Trading...
  • National Wipes: News from across India May 9, 2008

    West Bengal Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhis decision to go for a twohour power saving plan at the Raj Bhawan has angered the ruling Left Front. The Goa police has issued summons to Scarlettes mother Fiona. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across India May 9, 2008

    New Delhi: Over 29 people were killed and five seriously injured when a passenger bus rolled down into Chenab river in Kishtwar in Jammu. The government of Maharashtra has decided to double the bond amount for medical students graduating from government medical colleges in case they skip the mandatory rural...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India May 8, 2008

    New Delhi: Here is a look at the important news from important centres of the country on Wednesday. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country June 22, 2008

    Tension is running high in the northern Bengal town of Siliguri when supporters of a separate Gorkhaland movement clashed with local Bengalis. More than hundred proGorkhaland agitators have been arrested. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country April 30, 2008

    Sikh organisations on Tuesday held protests in parts of the Jammu region, against misrepresentation of facts regarding the Sikh Gurus in the J&K state board class 3 hindi text books. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country April 29, 2008

    Here's what made news in India today. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country April 26, 2008

    Two days after making BJP leadership bow to his demands party, Gopinath Munde spelt out his political ambition at a rally in Aurangabad. On Saturday Munde said that he now wants to move to Delhi as a Member of Parliament. Munde has had a standoff with the party central leadership...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country April 17, 2008

    Big news from the big cities. Take a look. ...
  • National Wipes: Major news from across India April 16, 2008

    New Delhi: SC has directed the National Human Rights Commission to look into alleged human rights violation in Chhattisgarh's Salva Judum movement. Shiv Sena leader, Uddhav Thackeray lashed out at Union Agriculture Minister, Sharad Pawar asking Pawar to return to Congress. Veteran Congress leader Bhajan Lal and two other former...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India April 13, 2008

    New Delhi:The Congress kickstarted its election campaign in Jammu and Kashmir with Sonia Gandhi addressing a Mahila Convention in the state for the first time. Nine months after she assumed office, President Pratibha Patil left for her first official visit to Latin America on Saturday. The maverick sanyasin, Uma Bharati...