The Haitian government raised the death toll from Tuesday`s electrocution of a Carnival float to 18 and said it was exploring measures to prevent future incidents involving overhead high voltage power lines, the Minister of Communications announced on Wednesday.
Bombay High Court has held that a
person appointed to look after the daily affairs of a
cooperative housing society cannot implement major decisions,
until a regular general body comes into existence and
considers the matter.
Amidst reports that countries
like Zimbabwe and Chad were supplying mercenaries to Libya`s Muammar Gaddafi, US hopes the international community
would strictly implement the UNSC sanctions on
the authoritarian Libyan regime.
Maharashtra cabinet today decided
to implement the proposals of the Supreme Court-appointed
second National Judicial Pay Commission (NJPC) for trial court
judges, with retrospective effect from January 2006.
Putting the onus of improving the
situation in the Valley on the Centre, moderate Hurriyat
leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Friday said it should expedite steps
to implement the amalgam`s four-point formula.
Implementation of the nuclear deal is "proceeding smoothly and satisfactorily" and the civil nuclear liability bill is likely to be introduced in the Parliament after the recess, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said on Tuesday.