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  • Won't renew ordinance on land acquisition: Modi IANS - 7 minutes ago

    New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government will not renew the land acquisition ordinance that lapses on Monday. "We had issued an ordinance which lapses tomorrow (August 31). Modi said a statutory order was … More »

  • DUSU Polls: AAP's student wing declares candidates IANS - 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS), the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) student wing, on Sunday announced the names of its candidates for the Delhi University Students Union polls to be held next month. The debutant CYSS has … More »

  • 'US considered nuking Afghanistan post 9/11' IANS - 31 minutes ago

    Berlin, Aug 30 (IANS) A nuclear strike against Afghanistan was on the table in Washington in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001, Michael Steiner, a senior German diplomat has revealed, media reported on Sunday. Steiner told Der … More »

  • US NSA lauds Pakistan's anti-terror sacrifices IANS - 35 minutes ago

    Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) US National Security Advisor Susan Rice on Sunday lauded Pakistan's role in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. During her meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here, Rice "underscored the importance of … More »

  • 'Distribution, deployment of capital key to insurance growth' IANS - 35 minutes ago

    New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) More efficient distribution as well as deployment of additional capital inflows from foreign partners is key to the growth of India's insurance industry, recommended a report on Sunday. The Confederation of Indian … More »