New BlackBerry CEO John Chen to get $93 mn pay package

BlackBerry`s new interim chief executive (CEO) John Chen will reportedly get 93 million dollars pay package for the next five years.

Jaya seeks additional package from Centre

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa urged PM Manmohan Singh for an additional financial package of Rs 25,000 crore to galvanise
development in the state.

Kerala seeks financial package for endosulfan victims

Kerala govt decided to seek a financial package of Rs 242 crores to pay
compensation to the people suffering due to the environment and health problems caused by the use of endosulfan pesticide
in Kasargod district.

Tribal delegation meets Pranab, demands package

For the first time ever, a
delegation of tribals met Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee
and demanded allocation for the tribal populace in the Union
budget to be presented next month.

Package at Giffords` office was non-explosive

The package was found after a shooting rampage that left US lawmaker wounded.

3rd package ignites at Washington postal facility

A package was addressed to Homeland Security Secretary ignited at a Washington postal facility.

Suspicious package seized at Merkel office: German police

A suspicious package was found at
German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s offices today and is being
inspected for explosives, the Federal Crime Office (BKA) said.

Suspicious package surfaces at Arizona Nuke Plant

A suspicious item, which was
found at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station in Arizona
in the US was removed by a bomb squad.

Pakistan floods: US to divert aid package to reconstruction

US plans to
redirect part of its existing USD 7.5 billion aid package for
Pakistan to flood reconstruction, the US aid chief said.

US announces USD 15.6 mn health aid package for Nepal

The US government has announced a
five-year assistance programme worth USD 15.6 million for
Nepal in a bid to improve its health sector through greater
involvement of private sector in social marketing.

Bundelkhand package offering no additional help: UP govt

After accusing the UPA of
discriminating against Uttar Pradesh, the state government
on Friday said it was not getting any additional help from the
Bundelkhand package announced by the Centre for the
drought-hit region.

China announces development package for restive Xinjiang

After replacing the hard-line
Communist Party Chief and modifying the language policy, China
tried to reach out to the restive Muslim Uyghur majority
Xinjiang province with a massive development package.

Row over constitutional reforms package in Pakistan

PPP’s efforts to finalise a constitutional reforms package on Thursday suffered a major setback after it failed to achieve consensus with the opposition PML-N on the procedure for appointing judges and on renaming the NWFP.

MPSRTC fate hangs in balance for want of revival package

MP Transport Minister Jagdish Devda on Friday assured the state Assembly that the State Road Transport Corporation can be revived under a new infrastructure if the Union Surface Transport Ministry provides Rs 2,590 crore package.

J-K Minister thanks PM for package on micro power projects

Thanking Prime Minister, Finance Minister and UPA Chairperson
for the announcement of Rs 500 crore for small
hydro and solar power projects in Ladakh, a Jammu and Kashmir
minister on Sunday said it was a much needed step.

Japan plans major new stimulus package

Japan plans an extra stimulus of at least 31 billion dollars this fiscal year that would include measures to tackle the surging yen and weak share prices, the top government spokesman said Monday.

Centre allots Rs 7,300 cr package as part of anti-naxal plan

With nearly 40,000 para-military personnel being deployed in four Maoist-hit states, the Centre has readied its anti-naxal plan which also includes Rs 7,300 crore package for unleashing developmental works.

Pak plans package for Balochistan to quell unrest: Report

The government plans to
announce a package for Pakistan`s restive south-western
Balochistan province, including indemnity for dissident Baloch
leaders, in bid to quell the unrest in the region.

Pak govt briefs PoK leaders on package for Northern Areas

Pakistan government on Friday briefed PoK leaders on its new self-governance and reforms package for the Northern Areas, part of Jammu and Kashmir currently under Islamabad`s occupation.

Package for north Maha with an eye on Assembly polls: Raj

MNS chief Raj Thackeray has said
that the Rs 6,509 crore special package for north Maharashtra
was announced by the Congress-NCP coalition with an eye on the
coming Assembly elections.