Delhi Government plans to
significantly enhance educational infrastructure in the city
during the 12th five-year plan.
Torture including over-drives and over-loads and unnecessary killing of any animal will be dealt with stringent punishment and heavy fines, according to the Environment Ministry`s proposed draft Animal Welfare Act, 2011.Feb 18, 2011, 18:54 PM IST
Gujarat High Court on Monday
enhanced the sentence of four persons convicted under POTA in
the 2002 tiffin bomb blast case from 10 years to life
imprisonment while acquitting one person.
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir
Putin on Thursday assured his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza
Gilani of Moscow`s full support to Islamabad in combating
The Supreme Court has held that
in motor accident cases, the compensation has to be higher if
the claimant happens to be older than the deceased.
Keen to work
together in the field of security, India and Malaysia on Wednesday
decided to explore possibilities of collaborative projects in
the defence sector and enhance cooperation in counter-
Testing nuclear weapon has not
enhanced India`s national security, veteran diplomat and
Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has said, noting that
Pakistan also acquired the atomic bomb within three weeks
after the Pokhran II.
Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa, who recently sailed through the second trust of
confidence, on Saturday said that there was no need for `Operation
Lotus` (to lure other parties` MLAs) to boost the strength of
BJP in the Assembly.
Sri Lanka on Thursday played down
India`s concerns relating to the USD 1.5 billion China-funded
strategic port in Hambantota in the country, saying that it
has no "military dimension".