Orissa: Cong walkout over declaration of drought

Congress today walked out of the Assembly here even as the state government assured to take appropriate steps after getting crop cutting report.

Filmmakers to furnish declaration on not spoiling Goa`s image

Post `Dum Maro Dum` controversy, the state-run Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG) has decided not to allow any shooting in the tourist hotspot without a declaration from filmmakers that the film will not spoil the image of the state.

450 IAS fail to declare assets

Notwithstanding a government
order to make public their assets by May end, 450 IAS officers
and 461 officers upto the rank of Under Secretary are yet to
comply with the directive.

Baba Ramdev declares multi-crore assets

Stung by the allegations of amassing huge “un-accounted wealth”, yoga guru Baba Ramdev declared details of his business empire, pegging it at Rs 1,100 crore and promised maximum transparency of holdings in future as well.

JD(U) leader seeks declaration of assets by politicians too

Dissident JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP Upendra
Prasad Kushwaha on Wednesday questioned the Nitish Kumar government`s
commitment to clean up the system from corruption by merely
seeking declaration of assets from its ministers.

Afghanistan election results due tomorrow

Afghanistan is to announce
Wednesday final results of a September parliamentary election after fraud investigations threw out nearly a quarter of votes and disqualified many early winners.

Now, a declaration ‘justifying’ killing Musharraf!

Pak leaders justify Musharraf`s murder for his allegedly unpardonable crimes.

‘Dying declaration unreliable if person survives’

The Supreme Court has ruled that
the dying declaration of a person cannot be relied upon if the
person survives and quashed the life sentence of educationist
S Arul Raja.

India calls for `future-oriented` SAARC summit declaration

Ahead of the SAARC summit in Bhutan next week, foreign secretaries of the regional grouping`s eight member-states met Sunday with India pitching for a "visionary and future-oriented" summit declaration.

World leaders agrees to secure nukes in four years

US Prez Obama declared the world safer, after a 47-nation summit agreed to a four-year deadline on securing nukes.

Courts must ensure veracity of dying declaration: SC

The Supreme Court has asked
lower courts to ensure the veracity of a dying declaration which should be free from tutoring to inspire full confidence about its correctness for convicting an accused.