Politics

India, US can forge new international order, says US

Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) Calling the potential of India-US bilateral relationship as limitless, a top US official has suggested that as two of the world's leading democracies and most influential powers, they can help build a new international order.

Aviation Minister Ajit Singh welcomes end of Kingfisher Airlines crisis

New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister, Ajit Singh has welcomed the end of the Kingfisher Airlines crisis.

With airline employees agreeing to resume their jobs, Singh said: "This is good news. The Kingfisher employees were very troubled. They were facing problems such as sending their children to school and they had not got their salaries for seven months. So, it is good news that they have resolved the crisis, though I do not know exactly what agreement has been made. But the main issue here is that it is good news."

Protest against Khurshid in his Farrukhabad constituency on right track: Kejriwal aide

Lucknow, Oct.26 (ANI): A close aide of India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal has said that plans for organizing a protest against Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid in his parliamentary constituency of Farrukhabad are right on track.

Wealth of 54 Himachal MLAs up by 172 percent as state goes to polls

Shimla, Oct.26 (ANI): The assets of 54 members of the state assembly in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh state, has grown by 172 percent in the last five years, revealed data accumulated by National Election Watch (NEW).

Delhi CM calls 'maha' Congress rally

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday asked party members to gear up for the Congress rally Nov 4 at Ramlila Maidan, in support of the central government's foreign direct investment policy in multi-brand retail.

Rahul unlikely to figure in cabinet reshuffle Sunday

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is unlikely to join the Manmohan Singh government in a cabinet reshuffle scheduled for Sunday, sources in the party and Rashtrapati Bhavan said Thursday.

Spanish king calls on Maharashtra governor

Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) King of Spain Juan Carlos I Thursday called on Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan and recalled his first visit to India in 1962, a Raj Bhavan official said.

Krishna, Gowda, Yeddyurappa face probe in expressway scam

Bangalore, Oct 25 (IANS) The Karnataka Lokayukta Thursday ordered a probe into the role of three former chief ministers H.D. Deve Gowda, S.M. Krishna, B.S. Yeddyurappa and over 25 others for alleged lapses in land allotment for the Bangalore-Mysore Infrastructure Corridor.

Obama regains footing after third debate: poll

Washington, Oct 26 (IANS) Americans who watched the third presidential debate Oct 22 are significantly more likely to say President Barack Obama did a better job than Republican challenger Mitt Romney, according to a new poll.

Shahid Siddique lashes out at Virbhadra Singh for threatening media

New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Former politician and journalist Shahid Siddiqui criticised former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh for threatening mediapersons on Wednesday while rubbishing all graft allegations levelled against him.
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