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.
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.
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 | 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.
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.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
Maharashtra will soon have its fifth tiger reserve in Nagzira following approval from the National Tiger Conservation Authority, a senior official said.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
Ahead of its world economic growth outlook, representatives of International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday met senior Finance Ministry officials to discuss the macroeconomic situation of India, according to an official source.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 24, 2013
A 58-year-old senior official of Mathura Refinery was on Saturday found dead in his office cabin, police said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 22, 2013
India and China are trying to find a solution to the issue of China's policy of issuing stapled visas to people from Arunachal Pradesh, a senior official said in New Delhi on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Thursday November 21, 2013
A senior US official says President Barack Obama will travel to Asia in April.
Cities | Reuters | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Two lunch boxes hidden in the toilets of a Jet Airways plane triggered first a bomb scare and then a smuggling probe as the tins were found to contain 12 gold bars each, a senior customs official said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 19, 2013
China will eventually scrap family planning restrictions, a senior official said on Tuesday, days after the government announced it will allow millions of families to have two children.
World | Reuters | Saturday November 16, 2013
Major powers and Iran are getting closer to an initial agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program, a senior U.S. official said on Friday.
World | Reuters | Friday November 15, 2013
Major powers and Iran are getting closer to a first-stage agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program, a senior U.S. official said on Friday, adding it is "quite possible" a deal could be reached when negotiators meet November 21-22 in Geneva.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Indian Navy would have 200 warships in another 10 years, with three aircraft carriers in each of the three naval commands, for which orders have already been given to various docks in the country, a senior official said on board the INS Satpura today...
Wednesday November 13, 2013
The Reserve Bank of India is examining the pros and cons of relaxing limits for foreign institutional investors (FII) in government bonds, a senior finance ministry official said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Monday November 11, 2013
An unidentified attacker shot dead an Iranian deputy minister of industry in Tehran on Sunday, the state news agency IRNA reported, in what appeared the first reported killing of a senior central government official in years.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 10, 2013
One of the most powerful storms ever recorded killed at least 10,000 people in the central Philippines, a senior police official said on Sunday, with huge waves sweeping away entire coastal villages and devastating the region's main city.
Wednesday November 6, 2013
The panel, made up of civil servants, has recommended allowing mergers with a combined market share of up to 50 percent, a senior government official told reporters.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 4, 2013
Power generation at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu which was temporarily suspended last week, resumed today, a senior official of the plant said.