Pakistan rakes up Kashmir in UN

Pakistan rakes up Kashmir in UN

United Nations, Sep 26 ,2012: Pakistan today once again resorted to its old tactics of raking up Kashmir in the United Nations when its President Asif Ali Zardari sought a solution to the issue under UN resolution. He said Kashmir remains a symbol of failure of the UN system and Pakistan’s principled position on territorial […]

Ajit Pawar resignation: NCP legislators’ meeting today

Ajit Pawar resignation: NCP legislators’ meeting today

Mumbai, Sep 26 ,2012: A crucial meeting of the NCP Legislature Party will be held here today to discuss the political situation in the aftermath of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s resignation from the Cong-NCP alliance government in Maharashtra. The Legislature Party of NCP will meet at 2 PM today. Party sources said several legislators […]

Manjula Chellur takes charge as Kerala HC chief justice

Manjula Chellur takes charge as Kerala HC chief justice

Kochi, Sept 26, 2012:  Manjula Chellur has taken charge as chief justice of Kerala High Court on Wednesday. She is the third women chief justice at Kerala High Court. She earlier acted as district and HC judge at Karnataka.

Six more die due to encephalitis in eastern UP; toll 351

Six more die due to encephalitis in eastern UP; toll 351

Gorakhpur, Sept 26, 2012: With six more persons succumbing to encephalitis, the death toll due to the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh has mounted to 351 this year, health officials said here on Wednesday. The dead hailed from Gorakhpur, Deoria and Kushinagar. Additional director (Health) Diwakar Prasad said 39 people suffering from encephalitis were admitted […]

CITU protest in T’puram

CITU protest in T’puram

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26, 2012: The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) lay siege to the Secretariat and district collectorates on Wednesday to protest against the neoliberal policies of the State and Central governments and press for security of employment, wages and food.

Minister CN Balakrishnan hospitalised

Minister CN Balakrishnan hospitalised

Thiruvananthapuram, Sept 26, 2012: Minister CN Balakrishnan has been hospitalised on Wednesday morning. The minister felt uneasiness during the cabinet meet and was immediately taken to the medical college hospital. He has been admitted at the intensive care unit of the hospital. Doctors attending on him said that his condition was satisfactory. The cabinet meet […]

Gold price registers slight increase

Gold price registers slight increase

Kochi, Wednesday, Sept 26, 2012: The price of gold on Wednesday increased by Rs 80 as it reaches Rs 23,600 per eight grams. The price of gold per gram is Rs 2,950.

Kerala Travel Mart to commence tomorrow

Kerala Travel Mart to commence tomorrow

Kochi, Sept 26, 2012: At least 2,000 delegates including 500 from abroad will be participating in the Kerala Travel Mart (KTM) commencing here from September 27. Delegates from UK, Germany, Malaysia and Ukraine are expected to take part in the four day KTM, tourism Minister A.P. Anilkumar told reporters here. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will […]

Fr Chittilappilly murder case: Double life sentence for accused

Fr Chittilappilly murder case: Double life sentence for accused

Kochi, Sep 25, 2012: The CBI special court on Tuesday awarded double life sentence and a fine of Rs 35,000 to Raghu, the prime accused in Father Chitilappilly murder case. The court maintained that the accused deserves no mercy. It was ordered that he also has to pay a fine of Rs 35000 which would […]

Private bus strike gets underway in Thrissur

Private bus strike gets underway in Thrissur

Thrissur, Sep 25, 2012: Private buses stayed off the road in the city corporation limits following a strike called by the BMS in protest against the pitiable condition of roads. The strike has affected thousands of office-goers and commuters. Meanwhile, the district collector PM Fransis has urged for withdrawal of the strike.