‘Nitish govt has failed to utilise central funds’

Planning Commission, Advisor, NC Saxena accused the Nitish Kumar government of "failing" to utilise a major chunk of funds provided for the Centre.

BJP failed on Lokpal issue: Sinha

Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday targeted BJP top brass for failing to launch an aggressive campaign in support of Anna Hazare’s campaign for a strong Lokpal Bill.

Cong disagrees with contention Rahul`s team failed to perform

Congress on Saturday disagreed with
contentions that Rahul Gandhi`s team failed to perform in the
Assembly elections in five states whose results were declared
yesterday and cautioned against "instant coffee analysis."

Arunachal chopper crash: Pilot fails to keep date with sisters

He had promised his sisters that
he would return home on May 8.

HP HC raps govt for failing to check illegal mining in Kangra

The Himachal Pradesh High Court has
expressed annoyance at the failure of the state authorities to
check illegal mining and wanted a ban on mining at Chakki Khud
in Damtal area of Kangra district.

Proposal for more powers to CBI fails to find favour with GoM

A proposal to give more powers
to the CBI by amending a provision of the Act, which governs
its functions, has not found favour with a Group of Ministers
set up to suggest means to tackle corruption.

Asaram Bapu, son fail to appear before inquiry commission

Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu and
his son Narayan Sai, who had been summoned on Friday by Justice D
K Trivedi Commission in connection with mysterious deaths of
two teenage boys in 2008, failed to turn up.

Kerala: Congress-JSS seat-sharing talks fail

The bilateral talks
between Congress and UDF partner JSS led by K R Gowri
failed on Saturday with the latter insisting on its demand for five
seats and Congress sticking to its offer of four seats.

China says "jasmine protest" calls doomed to fail

China has rounded up dozens of dissidents since online messages urged pro-democracy protests.

Relationship between a beautiful woman, ordinary man ‘likely to fail’

A new research has suggested that relationships in which the woman is more attractive than the man are more likely to fail.

Iran says protest planners will fail as MPs rage

Iran Prez Ahmadinejad said on Wednesday those behind anti-government protests in Iran will fail.

Blast accused fails to get NOC for enrolling in college

The Bombay High Court on Thursday
refused to grant relief to an accused in the 2009 Goa blast
case, seeking a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from jail
authorities for getting enrolled in the last year of
engineering.

US failed to get Pak Army chief to target Taliban

All efforts by US officials to convince Pakistani Army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani to attack Taliban`s safe havens in Pakistan have failed so far and the US intelligence believe he is unlikely to change his mind anytime soon.

UPA government failed to check price rise: CP Thakur

Bihar BJP chief C P Thakur on Wednesday
alleged that the Congress-led UPA government at the Centre
was a total failure in tackling the skyrocketing prices and
corruption.

J&K: Commission probing civilian deaths fails to record statements

No eyewitnesses have come forward
to record their statements before a judicial commission set up
by J&K government to probe 17 civilian deaths in
the valley between June 11 and July 19 this year.

Relief for 17 Indians on death row in UAE

In a major relief to 17 Indians
facing death row in the UAE for killing a Pakistani national
in Sharjah, the sole witness on Wednesday failed to identify any of those convicted by a lower court here.

Lalu accuses Nitish of failing to handle Maoist crisis

RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Thursday accused
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of failing to handle the
crisis arising out of the kidnapping of policemen after the
encounter with Maoists in Lakhisarai district.

Facebook failed to reveal paedophile ring: Report

Australian police have alleged that Facebook failed repeatedly to reveal the activity of an international child pornography syndicate operating on the social networking site.

US troops to return only if Iraqi forces fail

It would take "a complete failure" of the Iraqi security forces for the US to resume
combat operations there, the top American commander in Iraq said.

Centre has failed to check rising prices: Mayawati

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister
Mayawati on Saturday said the central government has failed to check
rising prices despite several efforts.