Nawaz Sharif

PM congratulates Sharif, invites him to India

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday lost no time in congratulating Nawaz Sharif on his election victory, which will give him his third term as Prime Minister of Pakistan, and invited...
Mayiladuthurai Junction

Tiruvarur-Mayiladuthurai train service commences

Passenger train services in Mayiladuthurai-Tiruvarur Broad Gauge section was inaugurated today, as per the assurance made in the Railway budget. Two services; one in the morning and one in the evening -...
Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Sigh discussing

No rift between PM, Sonia Gandhi, says Congress

Days after two Union Ministers were sacked, there were reports of a feud between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi. But the Congress on Sunday downplayed that and...
Hosur School

100% pass percentage in 8 schools in Hosur

Among several Higher Secondary Schools in Hosur which follows State government syllabus, 8 schools in Hosur managed to get 100% pass results. Sri Vijay Vidhyalaya School, which is known for working towards...
Narendra Modi

About Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi is the Chief Minister of Gujarat, a state which he has been able to successfully convert into an investment hotpsot. Born on September 17, 1950, in a small town of...
Rahul Gandhi

Profile of Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi remains the heir apparent of India's powerful Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty, despite a big blow in the 2012 state elections. The general secretary of the ruling Congress party, and MP for...
Chit Fund Scam - West Bengal

Chit fund probe panel receives 60,000 complaints

The inquiry commission set up by the West Bengal government, to probe the Saradha Group and other deposit-taking companies, has received about 60,000 complaints, an official of the panel told The...
Pawan Kumar Bansal

Bansal defends his decision to resign

Two days after he was forced to put in his papers, Pawan Kumar Bansal has defended his decision. The MP from Chandigarh whose nephew was caught accepting bribe for facilitating railway...
Election 2014

The Indian Lok Sabha General Elections ‘2014

Congress had an emphatic victory in 2009 Lok Sabha elections. UPA-2 started on a high by winning almost full majority on its own. However, their second term has been marred with...
Scam

Top scams of UPA govt under Congress rule

Top scams of India under UPA rule: 1) 2G SPECTRUM SCAM: We have had a number of scams in India; but none bigger than the scam involving the process of allocating unified...