Pope says communists are closet Christians

Pope Francis, whose criticisms of unbridled capitalism have prompted some to label him a Marxist, said in an interview published on Sunday that communists had stolen the flag of Christianity.

Juncker nomination a `bad day for Europe`: Cameron

The choice of Jean-Claude Juncker to head the European Commission marks "a bad day for Europe," British Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday after bitterly opposing the nomination.

Juncker says `proud and honoured` at Commission nomination

Former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday he was "proud and honoured" to have been named to head the European Commission by EU leaders.

Lawyer trying to mediate between Ness Wadia, Preity Zinta

The Ness Wadia-Preity Zinta molestation case is taking new turns every day. Ness has been absent since the the actress lodged a complaint against him and given only some preliminary statements. It might be a deliberate decision to avoid circumstances turning worse than they already are for the business scion.

Names of new witnesses surface in Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case

Preity Zinta recorded her statement after coming back from the US in the Ness Wadia assault case on Tuesday evening. According to an exclusive report of Zee News, four new names appeared in Priety’s statement to the Mumbai Police.

Iraq hopes for `true intervention` by US: Officer

Baghdad wants a "true intervention" by the United States, which fought a bloody almost nine-year war in Iraq, to help combat a sweeping militant offensive, a senior officer said Wednesday.

Search for MH370 could take `decades`: Malaysia Airlines

The search for the missing Malaysian aircraft may take "decades" as its wreckage could be spread over a big area in the Indian Ocean, a top Malaysia Airlines official said, while criticising the government for not informing them about the air turn back made by the jet.

Court concludes recording of Dec 16 gang-rape accused statement

A Delhi court trying the December 16 gangrape case today concluded recording of statements of all the accused, who countered the charges framed against them by it.

Sasikala`s statement to be recorded further on Thursday

The recording of the statement of TN Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s close aide Sasikala Natarajan resumed before the special court trying the disproportionate assets case against them.

Masood case: Court records Irfan`s statement

A special CBI court here recorded the statement of Irfan, an alleged contract killer and an accused in the RTI activist Shehla Masood murder case.

Shehla murder: Zahida Pervez records statement

The main accused in RTI activist Shehla Masood murder case Zahida Pervez recorded her statement before the special court here.

Minister denies making statement

Women and Child Welfare Minister C
C Patil on Monday denied having made a statement favouring women
wearing clothes which are not provocative.

RJD slams Nitish for statement against Centre

Opposition RJD criticised Bihar CM Nitish Kumar for his statement charging the Centre of being a "stumbling block" to industrial growth of the state.

Delhi HC blast: Court records statement of accused

A Delhi court Friday recorded the statement of Aamir Abbas Dev, an accused in the September 7 Delhi High Court blast case, in an in-camera proceeding.

Left disapprove of Sushma`s reported statement

Left and other parties on Thursday
expressed strong disapproval of a reported statement by Leader
of Opposition Sushma Swaraj that BJP would decide on a daily
basis whether to allow Parliament to function or not.

1984 riots: Court to record Sajjan`s statement

A Delhi court would record on
Monday the statement of former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar, who
is facing trial in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case relating to the
killing of six persons.

Dey murder: Businessman`s statement to be recorded

Police will soon record the
statement of an arrested businessman, who had met senior crime
reporter Jyotirmoy Dey a few days before his murder.

Govt`s statement in Rana case uninspiring: BJP

BJP said the Centre`s
statement that India is yet to take a decision on filing a
charge sheet in 26/11 case proves the government`s "lethargy and reluctance" to
bring to book all those involved in the attack.

Pawar statement ‘taken out of context’, says Niira Radia

Radia had reportedly told CBI that Union Agriculture Minister and senior NCP leader Sharad Pawar controlled the controversial DB Realty.

Chavan`s statement on CVC issue baseless: Achuthanandan

Kerala CM VS Achuthanandan has described as `baseless` the statement of his Maharashtra counterpart Prithviraj Chavan that Kerala govt had not informed the Centre that former CVC PJ Thomas was involved in a Vigilance case.