Last Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014, 22:36
Young Omanis who took to the streets in 2011 to demand jobs and better economic prospects failed to trigger the mass protests that transformed other parts of the Arab world in their own Gulf state.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 21:57
Salman Khurshid indicated that the advice of President Pranab Mukherjee had been sought regarding the anti-graft ordinance and that in such cases, the government must bow to his wishes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 22:20
The government is not bypassing Parliament on the issue of bringing a set of anti-graft ordinances but continuous disruption of proceedings led to exploring the Ordinance route, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 18:07
Opposing the ordinance route for anti-graft bills, CPI(M) on Sunday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee saying it amounts to an anti-democratic and partisan exercise.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 14:26
A Congress MP on Saturday made a strong pitch for the Ordinance route for Rahul Gandhi`s pet anti-corruption measures and other bills even as Government seems to have developed cold feet on the issue.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 20:44
The top leadership of Congress will on Friday hold consultations to take a call on promulgation of ordinances to deal with corruption and protection of rights being pushed by party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 20:57
Delhi High Court said former Sheila Dikshit will have to defend herself in a graft case and did away with Delhi government pursuing the appeal filed by her administration in 2013.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 19:51
The UPA government appears all set to take the Ordinance route on five Bills, which Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been pushing for.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 17:40
A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Monday reserved its judgement in a case against former President Asif Ali Zardari over alleged irregularities in the construction of a polo ground.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 11:05
China has detained the head of Beijing`s state security bureau as part of a wider investigation into powerful ex-domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, the New York Times said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 19:47
Former Pakistani premiers Yousuf Raza Gilani and Raja Pervaz Ashraf today appeared in a court here in connection with graft cases filed against them.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 14:11
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will be charged with neglect of duty over a rice farm subsidy scheme and could be removed from office if found guilty, an anti-graft panel announced Tuesday.
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