Suicide bombings and other attacks across Iraq killed at least 33 people and wounded nearly 80 more today, officials said, the latest in an uptick in violence as the country counts down to crucial parliament elections later this month.
Reliance Infra-backed BSES discoms, which supply power in 70 per cent areas of Delhi,have rejected allegations that they did not pass on financial benefit on account of bringing down AT&C losses to consumers.
A dawn-to-dusk state-wide shutdown Monday, called by the Left opposition to protest an order on implementation of the Kasturirangan panel report on conserving Western Ghats environment, brought Kerala to a grinding halt and Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said it cost the state Rs 900 crore.
Former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura, presently in jail in connection with the 2G
scam said that the "so called"
gigantic loss of Rs 30,984 crore to the state in spectrum allocation was caused due to the govt policy.
Director Tigmanshu Dhulia made a humble start with medium budget "Haasil" and "Charas" and is happy that the Hindi film industry continues to provide a platform to such small efforts. He says the new avenues of exhibition and distribution that have opened up are encouraging for filmmakers like him.
Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal
on Tuesday said Congress need not be apologetic in the wake of
controversy over the 2G spectrum scam as the loss of Rs 1.76
lakh crore computed by the CAG was only presumptive.
Reacting to government`s claim that the stalemate over demand for a JPC probe into 2G spectrum allocation resulted in wastage of over Rs 146 crore, Samajwadi Party on Thursday said "the scam itself is of a much bigger magnitude".