In further respite from cold wave for the residents of Kashmir owing to overcast conditions, the minimum temperatures in most parts of the Valley settled above the freezing point.
“Bewakoof hain na (we are idiots, right?)”, retorted chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday when asked if her party failed to read the mood of the city which it had ruled for 15 years.
Indian officials will examine alleged middleman Guido Haschke in the AgustaWestland VVIP copter deal on December 13 in an Italian court, defence ministry sources said.
After a gap of five years, the Bahujan Samaj Party has decided to revive its fund-raising campaign on the birthday of its president, Ms Mayawati.
BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has got support from the most unexpected quarters.
Unrelenting in its opposition to the communal violence bill, the Opposition BJP termed it “the most obnoxious piece of legislation in independent India”.
India is expected to be represented by Presi-dent Pranab Mukherjee at the funeral of iconic South African Nelson Mandela, who died at his Johannesburg home on Thursday.
A less-than-warm public response to the Congress’ rallies seems to have had its effect, with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh holding a public darbar at his residence after a long time on Saturday.
Just months ahead of the general elections, the UPA government has decided to clip the wings of Prasar Bharati, the independent national service broadcaster.
Having finally decided to toe the IOC line, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is all set to amend its constitution at a general body meeting on Sunday to bar from its election contestants against w