The Supreme Court has asked the SIT that probed the post-Godhra Gujarat riot cases to approach the Gujarat High Court with its plea that the transfer of metropolitan magistrate B.J. Ganatra be put on hold.
British retailer Tesco has sought clarification on sourcing norms from the government before firming up its plan to enter the Indian multi-brand retail sector, which was opened up for 51 per cent foreign direct investment last year.
Hindustan Times, India May 9 2013 Anand held by Aronian in first round PTI Sandnes, Norway, May 09, 2013 World champion Viswanthan Anand could do little with white pieces as his opponent Levon Aronian of Armenia held him to an easy draw in the first round of Norway Chess 2013 super tournament that got underway here.
The Gujarat High Court Thursday extended the stay till June 12 on any investigation against senior Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Satish Verma in connection with three alleged custodial killings in Porbandar in 1996-97 when he was posted as the superintendent of police there.
The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed a public interest litigation filed by suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and a civil rights organisation, People's Union for Civil Liberty , that had sought a direction to Justice Nanavati Commission to summon and examine Chief Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the 2002 riots in the state.
State Congress president Arjun Modhwadia and Congress Legislature Party leader Shankersinh Vaghela were on Thursday summoned to Delhi for finalising the names of candidates for the June 2 bypolls for the four Assembly and two Lok Sabha polls.
British retailer Tesco's chief executive officer Phillip Clarke and Tata International managing director Noel Tata are scheduled to meet commerce and industry minister Anand Sharma later this week, official sources told The Indian Express.
Senior Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Satish Verma, who is currently assisting the CBI in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case, moved the Gujarat High Court Wednesday seeking recall of its April 2012 order of fresh probe into the alleged encounter and custodial deaths of three persons in Porbandar in 1996 when Verma was the District Superintendent of ... (more)
A recent study by the Indian Green Building Council predicts that, in the next 10 to 15 years, India will need at least 70 new cities with populations of 500,000 each to handle the rural-to-urban migration and avoid overpopulation in its existing metropolitan areas.
Barely a week after clearing Swedish furniture major IKEA's Rs 10,500-crore single-brand retail investment proposal, which ended a spell of uncertainty over local sourcing norms, the government has put a rider in similar norms for multi-brand retail chains.
Chennai, May 6 : Popular Tamil film and TV actor Mohan Raman, also a well-known philatelist, was pleasantly surprised when the government honoured actors he had recommended from the south through 50 stamps that were released at the 60th National Film Awards.
Finolex Industries Limited [FIL], India's largest manufacturer of PVC pipes and fittings, has clocked turnover of 629.59 crores and reported a net profit of 79.35 crores for the quarter ended 31st March 2013, as compared to 593.01 crores and 56.19 crores respectively in the corresponding quarter of previous year.
New Delhi, May 6 : The Indian government on Monday said India and Australia had reviewed their bilateral trade and investment in their 14th Joint Ministerial Commission meeting that was held in New Delhi on Jan 29.
Ahmedabad : Tourists visiting Gujarat to get a glimpse of the Asiatic Lions might get to see them at a new address at Ambardi in Amreli district, the eastern end of Gir Sanctuary, by this year-end.With a view to ease burgeoning tourist rush during the peak seasons at Sasan Gir, the state government is developing Gir Interpretation Zone Ambardi in ... (more)
Film aficionados can now preserve the memories of legendary artistes of the India cinema in the form of attractive commemorative stamps, with the Department of Posts coming out with a set of such stamps depicting 50 iconic personalities of reel life.