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Indian fishermen in Bahrain seek embassy’s help

MANAMA: A group of 18 Indians working in the fishing industry in Bahrain today sought the Indian envoy’s intervention in getting back their passports from employers, days after the killing of an Indian fisherman by pirates. Ambassador Mohan Kumar met a representative of 18 workers, all from Tamil Nadu, this morning and listened to their grievances, officials said. “The workers ...

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Congressional resolution introduced to strengthen Indo-US ties

All efforts will be made to fulfil hopes of people: Modi

WASHINGTON : Congratulating people of India on holding the largest democratic exercise of the world, a bipartisan resolution has been introduced in the US Congress to strengthen Indo-US ties under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The resolution (No 607), which was introduced in the US House of Representatives this week, says it will seek to further strengthen America’s strategic partnership with ...

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Information about Application Disitribution of Engg Colleges

1. Issue of notification inviting Application for Admission to B.E./B.Tech. 02.05.2014 2. Issue of Application Forms 03.05.2014 3. Last Date for Issue of Application Forms 27.05.2014 4. Last Date for Submission of Filled-in Applications 27.05.2014 5. Assigning Random Number 11.06.2014 6. Publication of Rank list 16.06.2014 7. Sports Original Certificate Verification 13.06.2014 to 16.06.2014 8. Publication of Sports Rank 17.06.2014 ...

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Bringing change is a challenge, feels ‘administrator’ Gavaskar

As his tenure will come to an end after the conclusion of the IPL final on June 1, BCCI-IPL president Sunil Gavaskar feels effective implementation of ideas is a big challenge for any former player who wants to don the administrator’s hat. “The biggest challenge for him (player-turned-official) is to put forward some of the ideas he has and the ...

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Jaya to meet Modi on June 3 in first official engagement

In her first official engagement with Narendra Modi after he became Prime Minister, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will meet him in Delhi next week, in a bid to push for Central assistance for her state. The June 3 meeting is scheduled against the backdrop of Jayalalithaa boycotting Modi’s swearing-in ceremony on May 26 to protest Sri Lankan President Mahinda ...

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Court acquits truck driver in motor accident case

A sessions court has set aside the conviction of a truck driver by a trial court in a road accident case that left a pillion rider dead, holding that negligence was on part of the motorcyclist. District Judge Ina Malhotra acquitted Basruddin, the truck driver, who was sentenced to one year rigorous imprisonment by the trial court under Section 304A ...

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‘Mardaani’ role is quite different from my image: Rani

Actress Rani Mukerji says her role in upcoming film ‘Mardaani’ is quite opposite of her image. Rani will play a police officer in ‘Mardaani’ for the first time. The film is directed by Pradeep Sarkar, who last directed her in ‘Laaga Chunari Mein Daag’ (2007). “It (film) is quite contrasting to my image right now. I am excited about the ...

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2G: Court imposes Rs one lakh penalty on Shahid Balwa

A special court today imposed a penalty of Rs one lakh on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, who had sought permission to withdraw answers given by him earlier to the court in the 2G scam case trial, while allowing his plea to record afresh his statement before it. Special CBI Judge O P Saini, however, did not allow the ...

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President Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Modi Meet in New Delhi

President Mahinda Rajapaksa and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met for bilateral talks this morning at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India, where the President was warmly welcomed by the Prime Minister. The two leaders had an in-depth discussion of issues of mutual concern. President Rajapaksa described the initiatives Sri Lanka has taken with regard to rehabilitation, resettlement, ...

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Nawaz Sharif pleased to be in Delhi

Nawaz Sharif: Very pleased to be in Delhi at PM’s invite. Yesterday, attended oath-taking ceremony. Today meeting held in warm, cordial atmosphere. Clear mandate provides opportunity to leading hopes and aspirations. Turning new page in relations. I expressed PM a common agenda, not possible without peace n stability in region. Accusations/Counter-Accusations, Counter Productive. My govt stands ready, owe it to ...

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