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    Sensex surges over 200 points on global cues


    Above-normal monsoon so far and narrowing of the country's trade deficit perked up mood, brokers...

    Above-normal monsoon so far and narrowing of the country's trade deficit perked up mood, brokers said.

    Suggestions invited for amendment to PDPP Act


    The ministry of Home Affairs has invited suggestions for proposed amendments in the Prevention of Damage to Public Property (PDPP) Act, 1984. The proposed amendments seek to deter the prospective violators from vandalizing and destroying public/private...

    The ministry of Home Affairs has invited suggestions for proposed amendments in the Prevention of Damage to Public Property (PDPP) Act, 1984. The proposed amendments seek to deter the prospective violators from vandalizing and destroying public/private property during agitations and other forms of protests.

    Wall Street up for sixth straight week despite oil rout


    US stocks ended mostly flat in a holiday-shortened session on Friday as a massive decline in the energy sector offset strength in consumer names, but major indexes rose for a sixth straight...

    US stocks ended mostly flat in a holiday-shortened session on Friday as a massive decline in the energy sector offset strength in consumer names, but major indexes rose for a sixth straight week.

    Green court bans vehicles older than 15 years in Delhi


    On the day TOI highlighted the worsening state of Delhi’s air, the National Green Tribunal cited the report and issued a slew of directions to immediately address the...

    On the day TOI highlighted the worsening state of Delhi’s air, the National Green Tribunal cited the report and issued a slew of directions to immediately address the problem.

    Chinks in security, heroin recovered from goods train form Pak


    Despite claims of strict safety measures taken post November 2nd Wagah , Pakistan, suicide bomb blast, the security officials here recovered 7.480 kilogram heroin from goods train that arrived from Pakistan on...

    Despite claims of strict safety measures taken post November 2nd Wagah , Pakistan, suicide bomb blast, the security officials here recovered 7.480 kilogram heroin from goods train that arrived from Pakistan on Wednesday.

    NCP attacks Maharashtra CM for not paying visit to 26/11 memorial


    NCP today slammed chief minister Devendra Fadnavis for not paying homage to the martyrs of 26/11 terror attacks by visiting the memorial built for...

    NCP today slammed chief minister Devendra Fadnavis for not paying homage to the martyrs of 26/11 terror attacks by visiting the memorial built for them.

    ULFA plot to trigger blasts ahead of Modi visit unearthed


    Insurgent outfit ULFA had planned to carry out serial blasts and other subversive activities here ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Assam, police said...

    Insurgent outfit ULFA had planned to carry out serial blasts and other subversive activities here ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Assam, police said Wednesday.

    Vasan unveils party flag sporting images of Kamaraj, Moopanar


    Former Union minister G K Vasan, who quit the Congress recently, unveiled a tri-colour flag for his yet-to-be named party on...

    Former Union minister G K Vasan, who quit the Congress recently, unveiled a tri-colour flag for his yet-to-be named party on Wednesday.

    Top candidate for US defense secretary bows out


    A top contender to replace defense secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon is taking herself out of consideration for the...

    A top contender to replace defense secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon is taking herself out of consideration for the job.

    Denham Harman, doctor behind 'free radical' aging theory, dies at 98


    Dr Denham Harman, a renowned scientist who developed the most widely accepted theory on aging that's now used to study cancer, Alzheimer's disease and other illnesses, has died in Nebraska at age...

    Dr Denham Harman, a renowned scientist who developed the most widely accepted theory on aging that's now used to study cancer, Alzheimer's disease and other illnesses, has died in Nebraska at age 98.

    Mayor criticizes for delay in deployment of national guard in Ferguson


    The National Guard was not deployed quickly enough in Ferguson, Missouri, after unrest erupted following the announcement that a white police officer would not be indicted in the shooting of a black, unarmed teen, Ferguson mayor James Knowles said on...

    The National Guard was not deployed quickly enough in Ferguson, Missouri, after unrest erupted following the announcement that a white police officer would not be indicted in the shooting of a black, unarmed teen, Ferguson mayor James Knowles said on Tuesday.

    472 Maoist surrendered this year, highest in 3 years: Govt


    Maoist surrenders have seen a quantum jump this year, with 472 surrenders being reported until October 31 against 283 for the whole of...

    Maoist surrenders have seen a quantum jump this year, with 472 surrenders being reported until October 31 against 283 for the whole of 2013.

    5.8-magnitude quake hits China's Sichuan province: Xinhua


    A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck China's southwestern province of Sichuan on Tuesday, China's official Xinhua news agency...

    A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck China's southwestern province of Sichuan on Tuesday, China's official Xinhua news agency reported.

    Prakash Mehta to attend 26/11 anniversary programme on behalf of CM Fadnavis


    Minister for Industries, mines and parliamentary affairs Prakash Mehta will attend the programmes regarding 26/11 on behalf of chief minister Devendra...

    Minister for Industries, mines and parliamentary affairs Prakash Mehta will attend the programmes regarding 26/11 on behalf of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis.

    Former UP advocate general SMA Kazmi killed in road accident


    Former Uttar Pradesh advocate general S M A Kazmi was today killed and three others were injured when the car they were travelling in rammed into a tree in Hatigawan area, a senior police officer said...

    Former Uttar Pradesh advocate general S M A Kazmi was today killed and three others were injured when the car they were travelling in rammed into a tree in Hatigawan area, a senior police officer said here.

    Ragpicker, beggar raped, murdered in Salem


    In brutal attacks on women from the poor strata, a ragpicker and a beggar were found murdered after rape in two different incidents in the city today, police...

    In brutal attacks on women from the poor strata, a ragpicker and a beggar were found murdered after rape in two different incidents in the city today, police said.