Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 08:51
Acknowledging the need of a system of check and balance to prevent any misuse, US President Barack Obama defended the controversial internet and phone surveillance program arguing that this keeps the nations safe and has prevented terrorist strike.
Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 22:51
"We will continue to strike, also next year," Verdi representative Joerg Lauenroth-Mago said. "But I won`t say when and where exactly that will happen."
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 16:56
Financial transactions in Nagaland came to a grinding halt on Wednesday as nationalised bank employees in the state joined the country-wide agitation called by National Confederation of Bank Employees.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 16:52
Banking activities in Andhra Pradesh remained crippled today following the day-long strike called by United Forum of Bank Unions to press for wage revision and other demands.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 10:38
Banks including, country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI), have already informed customers about the likely inconvenience due to the strike.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 20:02
Operations at public sector banks are likely to be hit Wednesday with the trade unions observing a one-day strike to press for wage revision and other demands.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 15:35
Four pro-Kurdish lawmakers plan to go on hunger strike in the Turkish Parliament from Tuesday to denounce a court ruling against the release of jailed MPs with suspected links to Kurdish rebels, their party said.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 22:38
RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Monday alleged that anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare was trying to undermine the judiciary through the Jan Lokpal Bill.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 17:07
The DNA sequences of insects and large predatory birds may help stop bird-airplane collisions, a study has suggested.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 03:16
Chemists in Maharashtra have decided
to observe a three-day shut down from tomorrow against the "draconian" interpretation of the Drug & Cosmetics Act, 1940 by the Maharashtra Food & Drug Administration (FDA).
Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 02:24
A drone strike on a wedding convoy in Yemen killed 17 people, mostly civilians, medical and security sources said on Friday, adding grist to mounting criticism of the US drone war.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 00:50
Medical and health services in state-run government hospitals were badly affected on Wednesday as doctors went on an indefinite strike demanding rotation in duty.
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