Passengers at London`s busy Gatwick Airport are facing delays of up to 90 minutes to reclaim their baggage due to shortage of staff at one of the three baggage handling companies, according to a media report today.
Dangerous conditions suspended recovery operations at the site of South Korea`s ferry disaster for a third day Monday, delaying the search for 29 people still missing nearly one month after the ship sank.
Team Anna demanded that government mandate somebody officially for opening a political dialogue on the Lokpal issue and suggested that it either withdraw the official bill or amend it by including provisions of Jan Lokpal Bill.
Alleging that the government wanted
to hush up CAG reports on scams including CWG, the BJP on Friday
created uproar in the Rajya Sabha in protest against copies
not being made available even after they were tabled.
BJP National Vice President
Shanta Kumar, who had put the party leadership in a fix by
demanding replacement of Karnataka chief minister B S
Yeddyurappa, on Saturday advised the latter to abide by the party`s
Congress on Friday sought to
embarrass BJP over the delay in B S Yeddyurappa`s removal as
Karnataka Chief Minister, asking whether the party was looking
for an auspicious date and time for the embattled CM to
The Amarnath yatra on Satuday has resumed from the Baltal route after it was suspended for a day due to inclement weather even as nearly 13,000 yatris left for the holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.
Flaying the UPA government for
"showing reluctance" in passing the Lokpal Bill, BJP on Friday
accused the Centre of unnecessarily wasting time and escaping
from discussions over the proposed legislation.
BJP on Thursday charged the Congress-led
UPA Government with `deliberately delaying` the monsoon
session of Parliament, saying it was `shying away` from the
forum where issues like Lokpal should be discusssed.