Congress steered clear of the issue of inclusion of a Dalit representative in the Lokpal drafting committee even as senior party leader Digvijay Singh said the demand made by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is valid.
The election scene in
Kerala became clear on Saturday as the first stage of the poll
process ended with candidates of ruling CPI(M)-led LDF,
Congress-led UDF and BJP entering the fray for the April 13
Congress on Monday steered clear
of the demands for former Chief Justice of India K G
Balakrishnan resigning as NHRC`s chairperson in the wake of
income tax department finding black money trail to his
Ending days of uncertainty, the
government today formally decided to hand over the security of
Delhi Metro`s most sensitive Airport Express corridor to the CISF, paving the way for the inauguration of the line marred by delays.
A day after Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said the Akshardham temple was built on the Yamuna river bed here without a green nod, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday said it was cleared by the NDA government.
The University of Mumbai`s panel
cleared Rohinton Mistry`s novel `Such A Long Journey` for
inclusion in the second year arts syllabus without even
reading it, the university Vice-Chancellor said on Thursday.
One of Liberia`s most infamous warlords launched his presidential campaign, a race sure to be overshadowed by his reputation for gruesome acts and a government commission`s quest to try him for crimes against humanity.
A six-member panel of doctors
that replaced the Medical Council of India has sought some
more time from the Health Ministry to decide on recognition
and other related issues in regard to 87 medical colleges.
The police on Saturday cleared the entry point to the proposed Posco mega steel plant at Balitutha, of protesters resisting land acquisition since January 26, using rubber bullets, teargas and batons, leaving at least 30 injured.
In a reprieve to Jayalalithaa, a
Commission of Inquiry has cleared the AIADMK chief of land
grab charges but indicted relatives of her close aide Sasikala
for "glaring abuse of power" to obtain a title deed.