Babri Verdict: AIMPLB next move after Oct 16 meet

NEW DELHI: Treading a cautious path on Babri Masjid verdict, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board’s legal committee on Saturday did no disclose its observation on the judgment. It has decided to take the matter before the working committee of the Board.At a meeting held here the legal cell of ..

CWG 2010: Upholding Sporting Spirit

The Commonwealth of Nations, normally referred to as the Commonwealth and previously known as the British Commonwealth, is an intergovernmental organisation of fifty-four independent member states. All but two of these countries were formerly part of the British Empire.

3,146 American studied in India in 2008

WASHINGTON: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has made a strong pitch for correcting the imbalance in flow of students between the US and India. He said at the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars in Washington he said the flow of students between the two nations is very high though this is largely ..

MP CM to celebrate Christmas at residence

BHOPAL: Pro-Hindu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has said that he would organize religious events such as Christmas at his residence to promote equal respect for all religions.Chauhan said this when a delegation of religious leaders met..

Bukhari warns against reconciliation move

BY ABDUL BARI MASOUD/ TIA/ NEW DELHI: In a an apparent warning to the ‘reconciliation lobby’ within the Muslims, a group led by the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid Syed Ahmad Bukhari on Thursday made it clear that the community would not relinquish its claim over the Babri masjid at any cost.
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CBI rejects Amit Shah bail plea

AHMEDABAD: (AMN) The special CBI court on Friday rejected the bail plea of former minister of State for home Amit Shah. Shah, a close aide of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is in Sabarmati Jail under the judicial custody since he was arrested by the CBI. He has been arrested in ..

BJP for negotiated settlement of Babri issue

NEW DELHI: BJP President Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that his Party was not in favour of taking the Ayodhya issue to the Supreme Court. He said all concerned communities should sit together and find a negotiated and peaceful settlement of the vexed issue through dialogue. In an interview ..

India, Russia to ink advanced fighter deal

ASHOK B SHARMA/ TIA/ NEW DELHI: India and Russia will jointly produce Fifth Generation Aircraft (FGA) at an estimated investment of about $ 25 billion. The production partners would be Sukhoy from the Russian side and HAL from the Indian side. Within a span of next 10 years,India will get about ..

New defence procurement policy soon: Antony

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday said that his ministry was in the process of implementing a new procurement policy to speed up the pace of modernization of Armed Forces. He informed that the government has initiated a number of measures to provide impetus to defence procurement.

635 in fray for first phase of Bihar polls

PATNA: (AMN) 635 candidates are in the fray for the first phase of elections in Bihar. 711 candidates have filed their nomination papers for this phase. Nomination papers of 44 candidates were rejected after scrutiny and 32 candidates have withdrawn their nomination papers. First phase of ..