Hyderabad: Many countries have expressed interest in acquiring missiles developed by India and efforts would soon be made on laying down a policy framework to tap this export potential, according to Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister Avinash Chander.
China denied changing its stance on exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today, after reports said Beijing had relaxed its policies of publicly denouncing him and banning worship of his image.
Congress leaders from Telangana
region, including ministers and MPs, today decided to continue
staying away from official work in order to mount pressure on
the Centre for the creation of a separate state.
Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday
said there were "practical issues" in implementing Jammu and
Kashmir government`s rehabilitation policy for militants who
have crossed over to Pakistan occupied Kashmir.
A Parliamentary committee has
strongly criticised the Home Ministry for hurriedly
implementing many new features of the existing arms policy
without seeking its formal approval and violating a decades
A Delhi court reserved
its order on the bail plea of former Telecom Secretary
Siddhartha Behura, who
countered the conspiracy charge against him by saying he was
implementing a policy backed by the Prime Minister.
Expressing concern over the growing incidents of suicides by farmers due to crop failure in the country, including Madhya Pradesh, Leader of the Opposition Sushma Swaraj on Saturday demanded a new central policy on the issue.
Lambasting the Left Front government for the poor condition of minorities, Union Minister of State for Tourism Sultan Ahmed said the state government had used Muslim youths to "merely
put up posters and loot booths during polls".
The Jammu and Kashmir government has received nearly 50 applications from parents seeking the return of their sons from across the Line of Control (LoC) under a new rehabilitation policy for militants, say official sources.