Negotiation

  • Afghan government to shun US talks with Taliban 20-06-2013 03:45 AM

    Kabul: Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Wednesday his government would not join US peace talks with the Taliban and halted negotiations with Washington on a troop pact, underscoring the fragile nature of hopes for a negotiated peace in Afghanistan. The United States and the Taliban have said officials from...
  • United States to meet Taliban to seek Afghan peace 19-06-2013 06:17 AM

    Washington: The United States and the Taliban raised hopes on Tuesday for a negotiated peace in Afghanistan with commitments to meet this week after 12 years of bloody and costly war between American-led forces and the insurgents. The Taliban opened an office in Doha, the Qatari capital, on Tuesday to...
  • Govt permits management of CPSEs to initiate negotiations 05-06-2013 01:55 AM

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday approved a proposal for permitting the management of Central Public Service Enterprises (CPSEs) to initiate wage negotiations for their employees. However, the negotiations are subjected to the condition that negotiated scales of pay would not come in conflict with existing scales of pay of...
  • Law and order has improved in Assam, says Tarun Gogoi 19-05-2013 05:42 AM

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said at Guwahati on Saturday there was considerable improvement in the law and order situation in the state over the past 12 years. He added that the government has been able to bring almost all insurgent outfits to the negotiating table. Gogoi completed his...
  • India to amend tax laws after resolving Vodafone dispute 07-04-2013 04:10 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian government will introduce changes in the income tax laws once the dispute with Vodafone is resolved, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Saturday. "Amendments to the Income Tax Act is inevitable, that is absolutely necessary," Chidambaram told reporters adding that the government was waiting for a...
  • Anna Hazare to leave Tihar jail today 18-08-2011 03:32 AM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare will leave the Tihar jail on Thursday afternoon and is likely to visit the Raj Ghat before starting his hunger strike for Jan Lokpal at the Ramlila Ground after 3 pm, Kiran Bedi said on Wednesday night. Bedi said the government should get a fresh Lokpal...
  • Govt backs off, Anna agrees to fast for 15 days 17-08-2011 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: In a late night breakthrough in the deadlock between Anna Hazare and Delhi police, the anti-corruption crusader accepted the offer for 15 days of hunger strike beginning from Thursday at the Ramlila Maidan. Kiran Bedi through micro blogging site Twitter informed that Anna Hazare has accepted Delhi Police's...
  • Orissa hostage crisis: govt all set to negotiate 19-02-2011 10:02 PM

    New Delhi: Abducted District Collector RV Krishna and junior engineer Prabita Majhi got a new lease of life after the Naxals extended the deadline for their conditional release. Negotiators handpicked by the Naxals - Dr Hargopal and Professor S Rao - have also met Naxal sympathiser Varavara Rao to thrash...
  • Efforts on to end Orissa hostage crisis 19-02-2011 02:14 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Orissa government sources on Saturday said that negotiations were on with the Naxals and the government was examining the names of the prisoners whose release has been demanded by the Maoists. The Orissa government has agreed to release two prisoners but the Andhra Pradesh government was ready to release...
  • ULFA peace broker held for plot to hijack IA plane 11-02-2008 04:07 PM

    Dhaka: Australian Jason Swift has been appointed fielding coach of the Bangladesh team, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said late on Sunday. The 40-year-old, who has spent the past six years as a coach and performance analyst with English county club Lancashire, has agreed a two-year term with Bangladesh. He is...
  • China's shadow looms over Tawang 19-12-2007 07:12 PM

    Hambantota: Sri Lanka's main strike bowler Lasith Malinga should be fit for their next World Cup Group A match against Pakistan after missing their opening win over Canada on Sunday with a back strain. "We didn't want to risk him," match winner Mahela Jayawardene told reporters at the post-match press...
  • LTTE negotiator Balasingham dead 14-12-2006 09:08 PM

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  • 'Some area of Arunachal being settled' 11-12-2006 12:49 AM

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