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Scribes unhappy with Zakir for gaging Pakistan players

Pakistani journalists covering the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh are not happy with the manager of the national team, Zakir Khan for gagging the players from speaking to the media.

Wenger planned to bring Gareth Barry on loan from Man City last summer

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had reportedly attempted to bring Gareth Barry to the Emirates on loan from Manchester Citylast summer although the Etihad stars refused to allow the player to join a Premier League title rival.

Pranab woos Mamata on petrol price hike

Seeking to placate the TMC, FM Pranab Mukherjee said it was
"perfectly legitimate" for any UPA ally to express concern on petrol price hike issue.

Germany condemns Delhi blast, expresses solidarity

German Ambassador Thomas Matussek
on Thursday condemned the blast outside the Delhi High Court and
said that his country stand by India at this moment of
tragedy.

Gadkari expresses concern over Hazare`s health

BJP on Tuesday expressed concern over
Anna Hazare`s deteriorating health and sought to put the blame
for the continuing impasse on the "crass mishandling" of the
Lokpal issue by the government.

Jaya expresses doubts over Batcha`s death

AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa on Wednesday
expressed doubts over the mysterious death of Sadiq Batcha, asking whether
it was murder or "forced suicide" and sought protective cover
for the DMK leader now in judicial custody.

Yemeni President expresses `regret` over US remarks

Yemen`s President Ali Abdullah
Saleh called a senior White House aide on Thursday to express regret
over his searing criticism of Israel and the United States
over Arab uprisings, officials said.

BJP expresses shock at rape victim being still behind bars

BJP on Friday expressed shock at the
way Uttar Pradesh administration had handled the rape of a
Dalit girl involving a BSP MLA but hoped that the state
government headed by a woman would respond soon.

Buddha expresses ignorance about Chidambaram`s letter

WB CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Friday expressed ignorance about a letter of Union Home Minister P Chidambaram questioning him about role of central forces if armed cadres took on themselves the duty of maintaining law and order.

Gowda lashes out at UPA, expresses solidarity with Naidu

Former PM and Janata Dal (S) president HD Deve Gowda on Saturday night lashed out at the UPA government for "totally neglecting" the farmers of the country and warned that it would not be able to withstand a revolt by the people.

NCW expresses concern over slow rate of rape cases disposal

The National Commission for Women
on Wednesday expressed concern over low percentage of disposal of
rape cases in Rajasthan and sought support from NGOs to
improve the situation.

AGP president expresses desire to step down as leader of oppn

Asom Gana Parishad (AGP)
President Chandra Mohan Patowary on Saturday expressed his desire to
step down as leader of the opposition in the Assam assembly.

US express concern over detention of Russian citizens

US on Tuesday expressed concern
over the detention of dozens of protesters by Moscow who took
out rallies throughout Russia supporting Article 31 of Russian
Constitution that guarantees to citizens the right of
assembly.

Close shave for Duronto passengers in WB

Passengers of the Howrah-Mumbai Duronto Express had a narrow escape Friday when its engine and generator van got separated from the rest of the train.

Gates expresses confidence in Karzai, Afghan campaign

US Defence Secretary Robert
Gates expressed confidence on Wednesday in Afghan President Hamid
Karzai and said a key NATO-led campaign was making headway
despite a recent spike in casualties.

Engine of Howrah-Mumbai express derails

The engine of Hourah-Mumbai express derailed between Darekasa and Salekasa in Nagpur Division of South Eastern Central Railway today, official sources said.

Express train passengers stranded for ten hours in Orissa

Passengers of the New Delhi- bound Purushottam Express from Puri were stranded for over ten hours today as an iron plate got entangled with the wheels of the train near Cuttack, railway officials said.

Majority of people not free to express opinion: UN survey

A majority of people across the world feel they are not completely free to express unpopular opinion in their countries, says a survey released on the United Nations International Day of Democracy Wednesday.