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Elders reject bill on POTO
NEW DELHI MARCH 21. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) suffered a major embarrassment when the controversial Bill on the Prevention of Terrorism Ordinance was struck down decisively by the Rajya Sabha late tonight. As many as 113 members ...
Allies raise storm over 'asti yatra', to meet today
NEW DELHI MARCH 21. The allies and the supporting parties of the Vajpayee Government are determined to ensure that the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's "provocative plan" to carry the ashes (`asthis') of the Godhra carnage victims in processions ...
Sparks fly over Hindutva issue
NEW DELHI MARCH 21.The simmering tension between the NDA constituents and a section of the BJP over the Hindutva issue burst into the open in the Lok Sabha today and the House was adjourned for over an hour to prevent a physical clash between the ...
NHRC rejects Gujarat Govt. report
Ahmedabad March 21. Observing that a sense of insecurity still prevailed among the people in Gujarat, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today rejected as "perfunctory" the preliminary report of the State Government on the recent ...
Mumbai HC restrains DPC
The Mumbai High Court today restrained the Enron-promoted Dabhol Power Company (DPC) from filing bankruptcy proceedings in an American court and ordered immediate appointment of a court receiver to preserve the company's assets in ...
UNP sweeps local polls
COLOMBO, MARCH 21. The ruling United National Party today swept the local Government polls, winning all but five of the councils to which elections were held. The Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, described the victory as a vote for the peace ...
Fire in gurdwara
CHANDIGARH, MARCH 21. A copy of the Guru Granth Sahib was partially burnt in a fire at Gurdwara Baba Sotal in Ropar district on Wednesday night, amid conflicting versions on the probable cause of the blaze. ``At this moment, we are working on ...
Nine killed in Lima blast
LIMA, MARCH 21. The toll from the double car bombing near the U.S. Embassy here has risen to nine with 30 persons reported injured, the vice- president, Raul Diez Canseco, said today. The car bombs exploded outside a bank at a shopping center, ...

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