West Indies cricket chiefs ask politicians for help over Indian demands
West Indies cricket chiefs ask politicians for help over Indian demands

West Indies Cricket Board officials are turning to Caribbean political leaders for support and guidance in the aftermath of a USD42 million claim by Indian authorities following last month's abandonment of the tour to India by the West Indies team.

Political leaders should quit active posts at 70 years:  Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi
Political leaders should quit active posts at 70 years: Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi

Stoking a fresh controversy, Senior Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Thursday said people in politics should not continue in active posts beyond 70 years of age.

Iranian hackers use fake Facebook accounts to spy on U.S., others

In an unprecedented, three-year cyber espionage campaign, Iranian hackers created false social networking accounts and a bogus news website to spy on military and political leaders in the United States, Israel and other countries, a cyber intelligence firm said on Thursday.

Politicians can move freely in Maoist-pockets in Jharkhand

With an aim to prevent the Left wing extremism (LWE) from exploiting any political vacuum at the grassroots, the police would not ask political leaders to change their programmes or routes in Jharkhand unless there is any "specific input" about Maoist threat.

Political leaders seek strong action against Asaram Bapu

Political leaders ON Tuesday demanded strong action against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu who has been accused of molesting a minor girl in Rajasthan.

Maoists may attack political leaders in Bengal

There is a "high probability" of political leaders coming under a Chhattisgarh-type attack during their panchayat poll campaign in Maoist-hit Jangalmahal in West Bengal, intelligence sources have indicated.

Sri Sri Ravishankar disapproves of whips by political parties

Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravishankar on Saturday said voices of dissent must have place in politics.

Hazare to meet Maha leaders over Lokayukta

Anna Hazare will be meeting top political leaders here tomorrow, to garner political support for a strong Lokayukta legislation in Maharashtra.

Leaders congratulate Jayalalithaa

A host of national and regional leaders have extended their greetings to AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, who is all set to head the state for a third time after trouncing DMK in the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.

Iraqi political leaders meet to break deadlock

The gathering could signal progress in breaking Iraq`s political deadlock.

UK to hold key meeting of top Nepalese leaders to end crisis

The UK, which is one of the
biggest economic donors of Nepal, is holding a key meeting of
top political leaders in London.

Nepal`s political leaders call for consensus on Vijay Dashami

Prez Ram Baran Yadav said that Nepal had no alternative to taking peace process to a meaningful conclusion & promulgating a democratic constitution.

PM to take political leaders to see Games venues

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to ask leaders of other political parties to accompany him to visit the Commonwealth Games venues as he begins monitoring preparations.

Now, Maoists plan to attack political leaders

The Maoists are now raising specially trained teams to eliminate leaders of various political parties.

693 political leaders killed by militants in J&K

Over 650 political leaders and
activists have been killed by militants in Jammu and Kashmir in the past 20 years, though there has been a decrease in such attacks in the recent times.

Telangana leaders discuss ways to step up agitation

Ways to intensify the agitation
for Telangana state, including TRS`s call for an indefinite
bandh, were on Saturday discussed at a meeting here of leaders from
the region.

Nepal` top leaders move closer to ending pol deadlock: Report

Top leaders in Nepal moved closer to finalising a key draft resolution to be
introduced in the Parliament that would end the political
deadlock, which has derailed the peace process in the country,
a news report said.

Pol leaders have always taken austerity measures: Mulayam

Refusing to give importance to Congress leaders’ austerity drive, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has said pol leaders have always taken such steps.

Musharraf set for return to Pakistan soon to talk to politicians

Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf has said he would return to Pakistan soon and initiate talks with country’s political leaders.