Abdullah threatens to reject Afghan election result

Afghanistan`s election crisis deepened today when presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah said he would reject the result because his claims of massive fraud have failed to stop the ongoing vote count.

Teenager commits suicide in Uttar Pradesh

Depressed over his academic performance, an 18-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead in Mughalsarai area, police said here today.

Maha poll panel to test `voting day result` plan

The State Election Commission will tomorrow launch a pilot project to declare result on the same day of voting.

UPSC makes public marks of civil services exams candidates

For the first time, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has made public marks obtained by candidates of prestigious civil services exams for selection into IAS, IPS and IFS among others.

IIT-JEE results declared, over 13,000 successful

Putting an end to the wait of over 4.85 lakh students, the results of the joint entrance examination of the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT-JEE) were declared Wednesday.

Assembly poll results a mandate against corrupt: Jaiswal

In an apparent dig at ally DMK
which lost the Tamil Nadu assembly elections, Congress leader
and Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Saturday said what the UPA
could not do due to compulsions of coalition politics.

Result of AIPMT prelims declared; 26,060 qualify

The result of All India
Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Entrance Preliminary Examination,
held on April 3 was declared on Thursday.

TN. Kerala leaders confident of wins, 1 month wait for result

Tamil Nadu and Kerala Chief
Ministers--M Karunanidhi and V S Achuthanandan—on Wednesday oozed
confidence about a victory for their alliances and their rival
fronts led by AIADMK and Congress were equally optimistic.

Cyclonic circulation in Arabian Sea results in rain in Gujarat

Low pressure area over northeast
of Arabian sea and associated cyclonic circulation, brought
light showers to many parts of south Gujarat and Saurashtra
region on Wednesday, weather officials said.

`Paid news has resulted in media being more careful`

The paid news syndrome has
resulted in the media becoming more careful while reporting
events and laying more focus on society, Press Council of
India chairman Justice G N Ray said on Saturday.

Kashmir proxy war result of Pak not winning in 1947: Advani

BJP leader LK Advani on Friday described the "proxy war" and stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir Valley as a result of Pakistan`s failure to win the first Indo-Pak war in 1947 and favoured a firm approach to tackle the problem.

Khalijia ignoring global rules resulted in mishap: MSC

Mediterranean Shipping Company, owner of the vessel `MSC Chitra` which collided with Khalijia-III off the Mumbai coast on August 7, on Friday claimed the latter had ignored international navigational rules resulting in the mishap.

Gujarat Std 12 general stream result is 85.91%

Gujarat Secondary and Higher
Secondary Education Board today declared that 85.91 per cent
students have cleared the class 12 (general stream) board
exams, marginally higher over the last year.

Child`s death: Narco test done on parents; result unclear

With the outcome of a narco
analysis test being unclear, police will re-conduct a similar
process on the parents of a five-year-old boy, who has been
found dead in his house here, a senior officer said.

Ukraine`s Tymoshenko girds to contest result

Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko launched action on Tuesday to call rival Viktor Yanukovich`s election into question, ignoring international endorsement of the poll and threatening a lengthy legal battle.

Germany`s BMW reports massive drop in profit

The German luxury car maker BMW on Tuesday posted a 73.8-percent drop in third quarter net profit after being slammed by a collapse in the market for high-end vehicles.

Wockhardt’s consolidated sales grow to Rs 923 cr in Q3

Pharmaceutical and biotechnology major Wockhardt Limited on Tuesday announced a 2.2 percent growth in consolidated sales revenues to stand at Rs 923 crore for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.

Leading & Trailing: Key Candidates in 3 states

Here is an update on the heavy weights as votes are counted in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal.

Afghanistan postpones latest vote result release

Afghan electoral authorities have cancelled the scheduled release on Saturday of the latest tranche of results from controversial elections that have been overshadowed by fraud allegations.

Tata Steel Q1 net loss at Rs 2,238 cr

Tata Steel on Thursday reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 2,238.53 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2009.