Results expected from tomorrow in Nigeria election: commission

First results of Nigeria's presidential election could be given from tomorrow, the head of the country's electoral commission said today, as voting went into a second day after technical glitches.

JD(U) writes to Bihar DGP, seeks action against CM Manjhi for accepting 'commission'
JD(U) writes to Bihar DGP, seeks action against CM Manjhi for accepting 'commission'

The Janata Dal (United) on Friday wrote a letter to the Bihar Director General of Police, seeking action against Chief Minister Jitam Ram Manjhi for saying he had accepted “commission” from engineers involved in government projects.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Commission records statements of officials

Muzaffarnagar: The Commission probing the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots has recorded statements of several officials including the then additional district magistrate R K Shrivastava.

Scotland to be granted income tax autonomy

Scotland is set to get sweeping new powers including setting its own income tax rates, under plans unveiled Thursday by a cross-party commission on greater devolution.

Jharkhand to set up commission to check illegal land transfers

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Tuesday said his government is preparing a proposal to constitute a commission to check illegal transfer of land.

Pak human rights commission demands repeal of `draconian` law

Terming Pakistan`s new anti-terror law as a "blatant attack on the fundamental rights of the people," a human rights group today demanded the repeal of the `draconian` legislation.

Obama nominates three Indian-Americans to advisory commission

US President Barack Obama has announced his intent to appoint three Indian-Americans to his 14-member advisory commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs).

USADA set to reveal list of `edited` names included in Armstrong`s investigation

The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is reportedly prepared to reveal the list of the 37 `edited` names included in its investigation of tarnished cyc list Lance Armstrong to the independent commission created to look into the sport`s murky past.

Will set up commission to probe Dikshit: BJP

The Delhi BJP said it would set up an "accountability commission" and probe all projects undertaken by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

Kishtwar violence: Commission visits riot-hit areas

The one-member Commission, probing the Kishtwar violence, on Sunday visited the riot-hit areas and met senior police and administrative officials.

Egypt Prez calls for forming commission to amend constitution

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi called for forming an independent commission to amend the constitution, with the participation of all political forces and parties.

Assam: Commission to inquire into farmers’ firing

Assam govt has constituted a one-man commission of inquiry to probe circumstances leading to the killing of four jute farmers.

Commission begins probe into Goa illegal mining

Goa is the biggest exporter of iron ore in the country.

India launches second home-built stealth warship

The Indian Navy added to its striking capabilities on Saturday by commissioning its second indigenously designed and built warship, INS Satpura, a multi-role combatant stealth frigate that can hoodwink enemy and catch him off-guard.

Modi appoints commission to probe corruption

Congress has alleged corruption and
favouritism on the part of Modi government.

Karzai gives commission power to resolve vote row

The decree could be a step
towards breaking the paralysis that has dogged the Afghan Parliament.

`Loopholes in police claims on Forbesganj firing`

The National Commission for
Minorities has raised questions on the claims of Bihar Police
regarding the June 3 firing incident in Forbesganj in the
state in which four persons of a minority community were

Railway commences probe into Kalka Mail accident

The Railway Safety Commission here
has commenced a probe into the Kalka Mail derailment in Punjab
last week in which 70 people were killed and 250 others

Bahrain will probe charges of rights violations

The commission will also probe the legality of mass arrests and the dismissal of 2000 workers.

Pak govt forms commission to probe journalist`s ki

Federal Shariat Court Chief Justice Agha Rafiq will
head the commission that will probe the mysterious death of
Shahzad, who was Pakistan bureau chief of Asia Times Online.