Media executive killed in Honduras

An executive with a company that publishes three newspapers in Honduras was slain inside his house in San Pedro Sula city, police said.

Jennifer Lopez takes on executive role for Latin TV network

Pop star Jennifer Lopez has been appointed the chief creative officer of an independent US Latino network.

Laws are effective only if implemented efficiently: Meira Kumar

Against the backdrop of several protests against the executive, Lok Sabha Speaker said laws are effective only if they are implemented efficiently.

Army subordinate to executive: Pak Bar Association

Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Association president Yasin Azad said the army was subordinate to the executive.

Appointment of judges: More powers for Executive?

Amid rising demands for greater
transparency in appointment of judges of the Supreme Court and
High Courts, the government is working on a proposal to put in
place a new system to give the Executive more say in such
decisions.

Judiciary, executive should stick to roles: Pranab

Against the backdrop of
criticism about judicial over-reach, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said if major organs of democracy do not strictly confine themselves to constitutional parameters then there will be some distortions.

Judiciary or executive can`t create parallel court

Judicial authority like courts and
quasi-judicial forums can be created only through a statute and not through court directions or executive orders, the
SC has ruled warning that it would otherwise lead to chaos & confusion.

BJP national executive to discuss killing of tribals in Goa

BJP`s National Executive meeting, to
be held in Lucknow tomorrow, will discuss among other things
the killing of two tribal leaders at Balli village in
Goa during an agitation last week.

Microsoft executive held by Libyan authorities

Microsoft is seeking the
release of its country manager in Libya, who has been in the
custody of the Libyan authorities for two weeks, the US
software giant said.

HC stays nominations to HCS Executive, sends notice to govt

A Division Bench of Punjab and
Haryana High Court on Wednesday stayed the process of nominations to
the Haryana Civil Services Executive Branch and issued notice
to the state government.

Four held for burning to death Orissa executive

At least four people have arrested for burning to death a steel factory executive in his vehicle in Orissa`s Bolangir district, police said on Friday.

Freed Google executive helped spark Egypt revolt

The young Google Inc. executive detained by Egyptian authorities for 12 days has said that he was behind the Facebook page that helped spark what he called "the revolution of the youth of the Internet."

ULFA exec discusses modalities for peace talks

The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) Thursday began its central executive meeting aimed at working out modalities for opening formal peace talks with the government.

Vodafone executive to be grilled in info leak case

A senior functionary of a
leading telecom company has come under the radar of
investigators for allegedly tipping off arrested IAS officer
Ravi Inder Singh about his phones being tapped by the security
agencies.

Cops can be transferred anywhere in the state: SC

The Supreme Court has held that police personnel can be transferred to any part within a state for administrative convenience.

Don`t usurp the role of legislature, executive: SC judge

A Supreme Court judge has
criticsed the tendency of the apex judiciary to step into
the domains of the executive and advised that "judges should
be in their limits."

Executive engineer kidnapped, killed in Assam

An engineer of Assam irrigation department was allegedly kidnapped and killed here by his private driver, who had been demanding Rs 25 lakh in the name
of ULFA, official sources said Friday.

Constitutional limits must for state organs: PM

PM Manmohan Singh has said the judiciary, legislature and executive should not exceed their respective powers as enshrined in the Constitution.

Dressing tables, ACs, tiled western toilets in BJP tents

If you think tents are a symbol
of austere life, those pitched here for the BJP top brass
attending the party`s National Council and Executive Meet will
give you a pleasant surprise.

IBM veteran exec put on leave after insider arrest

IBM placed senior executive Robert Moffat on leave of absence after he was arrested in the largest ever hedge fund insider-trading scheme.