NATO`s chief warned Tuesday that, despite a disputed election, Afghanistan must sign a security pact on a post-combat international training mission by September, or there will be "severe" problems for the Western alliance.
Heavy rains accompanied by
gusty wind lashed various parts of the national capital on Friday,
keeping the mercury below the normal range, but caused traffic
problems due to waterlogging and falling of trees.
Accusing the government of trying
to run down anti-corruption movements, former RSS ideologue K
N Govindacharya on Saturday alleged that the UPA has "completely
failed" to address the people`s problems.
Problems plaguing the $2 billion Indian film industry, apart from issues such as promotion of cinema and the advent of digitisation, were in sharp focus at an annual conclave on media and entertainment industry that kicked off here Wednesday.
A section of Air India pilots on Thursday sought intervention of Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi, saying the airline management was "not serious" about addressing their concerns and trying to precipitate industrial action.
The ruling BJP in MCD Friday requested new Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath to seriously look into the problems being faced by people in unauthorised colonies, unauthorised-regularised colonies and rural and urban villages.
Bangladesh and India agreed
to sort out all problems related to the common border within
the next two months, ahead of the planned visit by Prime
Minister Manmohan Singh to the country later this year.
Holding Union Government responsible for price rise, corruption, poverty, unemployment and exploitation of workers, MP and General Secretary of AITUC Gurudas Dasgupta said government has forfeited its right to rule the country.