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Nov 29, 2013
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Three weeks after the brutal attack on a woman bank official at an unguarded ATM kiosk in Bangalore, the assailant was still on the run even as police said they were making "all efforts" to nab him.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 10, 2013
A senior Palestinian official said that the United States was asking Palestinians to make security concessions in peace talks with Israel in order to silence the Jewish state's criticism of world power diplomacy over Iran's nuclear program.
South | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Several members of the opposition Left Democratic Front (LDF) today courted arrest during their siege outside Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's official residence. The mass arrests came on the second day of the protests in the 184-day siege plann...
Tuesday December 10, 2013
Nokia said on Monday that it has not been served with "any official claim" from the Income Tax Department, which has told the Delhi High Court that the mobile company owes it Rs 21,153 crore as tax liability (existing and anticipated), including pena...
Monday December 9, 2013
Nokia has offered to pay about Rs 3,000 crore to government to resolve a tax row so that its Chennai manufacturing plant can be de-frozen for sale to Microsoft Corporation, according to a senior official from the Finnish handset maker.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
Pakistan has dropped plans to send Syed Ibne Abbas as the new High Commissioner to India and instead replaced him with career diplomat Abdul Basit, a top Pakistani official said today.
Monday December 9, 2013
Electrical equipment maker Eon Electric plans to ramp up the manufacturing capacity of its Haridwar plant, which produces its signature product LED lamps, to one million units per month by March 2015, a company official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
The Dalai Lama, who has twice since 2009 been denied a visa for South Africa, is not planning to attend his fellow Nobel laureate Nelson Mandela's funeral.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
Forty-two Sports Utility Vehicles or SUVs have been kept ready for new ministers in Rajasthan while accommodation arrangements for 199 MLAs have also been made, a senior official said today.
World | Agence France Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will attend a South African national memorial service on Tuesday in honour of late civil rights icon Nelson Mandela.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
Troops shot dead four municipal workers returning from a shooting range in southwestern Mexico on Friday, apparently after mistaking them for criminals, a state official and residents said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 6, 2013
Gujarati film The Good Road, India's official entry in the foreign language film category at the 86th Academy Awards, will be screened at Harvard University's Cambridge campus in Massachusetts, US.
Hitesh Arora | Friday December 6, 2013
Samsung's 4.5-inch Galaxy Win Pro is the successor to the 4.7-inch Galaxy Grand Quattro
Friday December 6, 2013
Once the Federal Reserve finally trims its bond-buying program, it should then commit to an effective schedule that would wind it down completely, a top US central banker said on Thursday.
Ketan Pratap | Thursday December 5, 2013
Karbonn Titanium S5+ and Karbonn A1+ Duple listed on official site, no price announced.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Once the proud and feared queen of the high seas, retired aircraft carrier Vikrant is set to be re-auctioned by the defence ministry after attempts to maintain it as a museum have failed, a top navy official said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 3, 2013
At least 100 Zimbabwean prisoners have died of hunger and disease this year because the cash-strapped government can only afford one meal a day for inmates, a senior official was quoted as saying on Tuesday.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 4, 2013
An ICC official said there would be a 'continual review' of planning for the March-April tournament in view of the turmoil that has left dozens of people dead in street protests around the country. This is the first time that Bangladesh are hosting...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 3, 2013
The encephalitis menace continues unabated in eastern Uttar Pradesh as six more children succumbed to the disease at BRD Medical College Hospital, official sources said in Gorakhpur today.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday December 3, 2013
A growing body of evidence collected by UN investigators points to the involvement of senior Syrian officials, including President Bashar Assad, in crimes against humanity and war crimes, the UN's top human rights official said on Monday.