Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Thursday, May 08, 2003

Sendwise
Front Page
TSS EBook

News Update

News
Front Page
National
Regional:
• Southern States
• Other States
International
Opinion
Business
Sport
Miscellaneous
• Cartoons

Index

IN FOCUS
SARS Attack

Events 2002

Features:
Life
Magazine
Literary Review
Metro Plus
Business
Open Page
Education
Book Review
SciTech
Entertainment
Young World
Quest
Folio

Stocks
Quotes
SE Diary

Advts
Classifieds
Employment
Obituary

Archives
Yesterday's Issue
Datewise



Group Sites
The Hindu
Business Line
The Sportstar
Frontline
The Hindu eBooks

Home

"Pak. needs to take firm, credible steps"
NEW DELHI, MAY 7. In a measured official response to the proposals made by Pakistan last night, India today announced that it had sought an agreement (Agre'ment in diplomatic parlance) for the appointment of a new High Commissioner to Islamabad. ...
Our CBMs far larger: Pak.
ISLAMABAD, MAY 7. India's description of the confidence building measures (CBMs) announced by the Pakistan Prime Minister, Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali, as "inadequate" has not gone down well here. Before New Delhi's official statement, the ...
Bill not dropped, PM tells women
NEW DELHI, MAY 7. Agitated over the stalling of the Women's Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, representatives of the several women groups stormed the Prime Minister's residence this morning and expressed their displeasure in an ...
MPs press for rollback of phone tariffs
NEW DELHI, MAY 7. The Government was put in the dock by its own members in the Lok Sabha today when the BJP joined hands with its NDA allies and the Opposition to press for a rollback of the new telephone tariffs. Though the Communications ...
Indian patient in Beijing 'SARS-free'
SINGAPORE, MAY 7.An Indian patient in Beijing, who figures in China's list of foreigners with suspected Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), has successfully cleared the ``Quick Test''. According to official sources in Beijing, the Indian ...
Bhagalpur riots: 6 convicted
PATNA, MAY 7.The Third District and Sessions Judge of Bhagalpur, R.C. Jha, convicted six persons and sentenced them to life imprisonment in one of the cases relating to the Bhagalpur riots, in which more than 1,200 were killed in 1989. Nine ...
Bengal CM's directive
KOLKATA, MAY 7.The West Bengal Chief Minister, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, today directed the police to arrest the person responsible for attacking the PWD Minister, Amar Choudhary, last night. Mr. Choudhury was returning from Jeliakhali in ...
Ultras butcher 31 in Tripura
AGARTALA, MAY 7.Extremists butchered 31 non-tribals, including eight children and six women, kidnapped two and injured six others, besides setting ablaze houses, in three separate incidents in Tripura today. A group of insurgents of the banned ...
DDA scam: Hotelier remanded
NEW DELHI, MAY 7.Hotelier and one of the accused in the DDA scam, Vinod Khatri, who surrendered before a Delhi court this afternoon, was remanded to seven days CBI custody by a Special Court. The Special Judge, Prem Kumar, remanded Mr. Khatri ...
Ex-judge's remand extended
NEW DELHI, MAY 7.A Delhi Court today extended till May 12 the CBI remand of the former Delhi High Court Judge, Shamit Mukherjee, arrested for alleged links with the DDA scam accused and pronouncing ``favourable'' orders. The Special Judge, ...
UP introduces quota in judiciary
LUCKNOW, MAY 7.In a significant decision, the Mayawati Government in Uttar Pradesh has introduced reservation in the judiciary, beginning with the appointment of presiding officers in the labour courts and industrial tribunals under the new ...



Read Today's supplements: | Life | Metro Plus | Sci Tech |

Send: Comments to: thehindu@vsnl.com
Letters to the Editor to: letters@thehindu.co.in with full postal address
9278.com

No Extra Fees!

Bharat Matrimony

Country Oven

Chennai Bazaar

Gandhi eBook

Year Book 2003

The Hindu  eBooks


News: Front Page | National | Southern States | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Index | Features: Life | Magazine | Literary Review | Metro Plus | Open Page | Education | Book Review | Business | SciTech | Entertainment | Young World | Quest | Folio |

The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | The Sportstar | Frontline | The Hindu eBooks | Home |

Copyright 2003, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu