End anti-nuke fast in national interest: Vasan

A Union Minister has appealed to the anti-nuclear activists at KNPP to end their protest in national interest as their hunger strike entered the day 7.

Govt to arm merchant ships to fight piracy: Vasan

The government is considering to equip the Indian merchant vessels with armed security guards to fight piracy, Union Shipping Minister said.

No pollution threat from stranded ship: Vasan

Government said there was no threat either of pollution or damage to Bandra-Worli Sealink due to the stranded merchant ship off Mumbai.

Choose between DPA`s development and AIADMK`s misery: Vasan

Union
Shipping Minister G K Vassan Saturday sought a mandate for
DMK-Congress combine on the plank of development in the
April 13 Assembly elections.

All efforts on to secure release of Indian hostages: Govt

The government Thursday it is
making all efforts to seek the early release of 64 Indians held hostage by Somali pirates, including six on board an Egyptian cargo ship hijacked in the Gulf of Aden, in August last year.

Sonia`s visit will strengthen TN unit: Vasan

The visit of Sonia Gandhi to Tiruchirappalli tomorrow to address a rally as part of the Congress` 125th year celebration would help in strengthening the party in Tamil Nadu.

UPA govt under Manmohan Singh has performed well: Vasan

Vasan also said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has also successfully conducted the youth Congress election in Tamil Nadu.

Jaya-Sonia meet has no political significance: Vasan

Describing the meeting
between Sonia Gandhi and Jayalalitha
as "of no political significance,"
Vasan on Wednesday asserted the "winning combination" of Cong-DMK
would continue in 2011 TN Assembly elections also.

Jaya-Sonia meet has no political significance: Vasan

Describing the meeting
between Sonia Gandhi and Jayalalitha
as "of no political significance,"
Vasan on Wednesday asserted the "winning combination" of Cong-DMK
would continue in 2011 TN Assembly elections also.