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Crude oil price breaches the $130 a barrel mark
NEW DELHI: With the price of crude oil breaching the $130 per barrel mark, the options for the government and the Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) for undertaking an immediate price hike on domestic motor fuels, kerosene and LPG to restrict ...
Hurriyat hails India-Pakistan talks
SRINAGAR: The moderate faction of the Hurriyat Conference on Wednesday welcomed the ongoing talks between the Foreign Ministers of India and Pakistan, but demanded inclusion of Kashmiris in the process. It has urged Prime Minister Manmohan ...
Telecom licences at reasonable cost: Raja
NEW DELHI: Communications and Information Technology Minister A. Raja has said the government will ensure that telecom licences are awarded at a reasonable cost and that spectrum is made available for the overall growth of the telecom sector ...
Who is to blame for cheque bounce, firm or director?
New Delhi: A larger Bench of the Supreme Court will examine whether a director of a company is liable to face trial in his/her individual capacity in a cheque bounce case under Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act even if the cheque ...
Ministry overrules oil regulator
NEW DELHI: The tussle between the Petroleum Ministry and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) took an interesting turn on Wednesday after the Ministry overruled and reversed the oil regulator’s order ...
Hijacked ship anchored off Somali coast?
MUMBAI: The fate of the 21-member crew, including 10 Indians, of the hijacked Jordanian-flag cargo ship, m.v. Victoria, is unknown though the vessel is believed to be anchored near Hobiyo, north east of Elmaan, Somalia. According to ...
Engage the local community in TB treatment, says U.K. expert
A third of population with active TB not known to access treatment services
Patil: how can Afzal be hanged when we want Sarabjit back?
LATUR: How could the demand be made for hanging Afzal Guru, the prisoner convicted in the Parliament attack case, when the government had been pressing for clemency for Sarabjit Singh on death row in Pakistan? Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil ...
Lalu’s bonanza for railwaymen
NEW DELHI: Acknowledging the contribution of railwaymen in achieving record revenue earning in freight loading by the Railways during the last fiscal, Minister Lalu Prasad has announced cash awards amounting to Rs.17.40 crore for officers and ...
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