Updated: Oct 21, 2014 12:22 AM
The Union Cabinet on Monday recommended the promulgation of an Ordinance to acquire the land of those 214 coal blocks mines the allocations of which the Supreme Court had last month quashed. It also approved a plan for e-auctioning the cancelled blocks to
Updated: Oct 21, 2014 01:44 AM
Uddhav calls Amit Shah; BJP reaches out to smaller parties, independents The BJP seems to be in no hurry to cobble together an alliance to form the government in Maharashtra. The largest party in the Assembly, it is short of 22 MLAs and a partnership wi
Updated: Oct 21, 2014 01:44 AM
Haryana’s newly elected BJP legislators will meet in Chandigarh on Tuesday to “elect” a leader, who will be the party’s chief ministerial candidate. Indications are that veteran leader and RSS activist Manohar Lal Khattar will be t
Oct 21, 2014 01:43 AM
Move seen as attempt to ascribe Hindu identity to Tamil king The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has decided to commemorate the 1000th year of the coronation of King Rajendra I of the Chola dynasty. Son of the great Rajaraja Chola I, King Rajendra (rei
Oct 21, 2014 04:11 AM
A day after the Congress was routed in Haryana, senior leader from the State and former Union Minister Kumari Selja trained her guns on outgoing Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda for the party’s dismal showing.“I wish the Congress leadershi
Oct 21, 2014 03:52 AM
ACB had recently sought permission for inquiry against NCP’s Ajit Pawar and Sunil Tatkare The Nationalist Congress Party’s (NCP) offer of unconditional outside support to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has triggered allegations that the pa
Oct 21, 2014 03:46 AM
Brazilian Andre Moritz teamed up with Indian Subhash Singh upfront to deal killer blows in Mumbai City FC’s 5-0 victory over FC Pune City on home turf at the D.Y. Patil stadium. Elegant and instinctive, the Brazilian scored twice with his left foot
Oct 21, 2014 03:42 AM
Karman Kaur Thandi capped her fine run with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Hsiang-Wen Huang of Chinese Taipei in the girls’ under-16 final of the WTA Future Stars tennis event at the Singapore Indoor Arena on Monday.“It was very nice playing on this
Oct 21, 2014 03:40 AM
Colegio Estadul Santo Antonio (Brazil) came back from the brink to win the Subroto Cup junior boys’ football final at the expense of MSP Higher Secondary School (Kerala) via penalties at the Ambedkar Stadium.Trailing 1-2 till the very end of normal
Oct 21, 2014 03:38 AM
Young Mizoram footballer Peter Biaksangzuala has died after injuring his spinal cord while celebrating a goal he had scored, media reports said Monday. Peter, 23, fell backwards on his head as he took a series of somersaults after scoring an equal
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