Consensus on major clauses of Lokpal bill: Sibal

NEW DELHI: The government Monday said that there was a broad consensus on major areas of the Lok Pal Bill after discussions with civil society members. Briefing the media after the 8th meeting of the Joint Drafting Committee

J Dey:Mumbai Police question ACP Mahabole

MUMBAI: A Crime Branch team of Maharashtra Police has questioned Assistant Commissioner of Police Anil Mahabole for several hours in connection with the murder of veteran journalist Jotirmoy Dey.

26/11: India not to object Judicial Commission from Pak

NEW DELHI: (AMN) While India has no objection to a Judicial Commission from Pakistan to visiting here, it will seek an affirmative action from Pakistan in case of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

Sonia favours Lok Pal

NEW DELHI: (AMN) UPA chairperson, Sonia Gandhi has made it clear that the Lokpal Bill is very much a part of the agenda of the National Advisory Council (NAC).

Pak to probe Osama killing

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is set to appoint a new commission to ascertain full facts about Osama bin Laden’s presence in the country and probe the unilateral US raid that killed the al-Qaeda Chief.

Krishna to visit Myanmar

NEW DELHI: (AMN) External Affairs Minister S M Krishna will leave for Myanmar Monday tomorrow. He will be accompanied by the Foreign Secretary Nirupma Rao and other senior officials.

AIUDF for action against Forbesganj perpetrators

MUMBAI (AMN): In a belated move, the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) on Sunday condemned the horrible incident of Forbesganj and demanded immediate action against the top police and administrative officials of the Araria district in Bihar.

Mysterious disease claim 22 kids lives in Bihar

PATNA:  (AMN) At least 22 children below the age of six years have died and 35 others are hospitalised due to some mysterious disease during the past one week in Muzaffarpur.

Centre to give due importance to Urdu

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Ministry of Home affairs has instructed all Central Government Offices, Public Sector Banks and undertakings to write, print, paint, inscribe and emboss the information on boards, sign-boards,..

India lodges protest with Pak on military exercises

NEW DELHI: (AMN) India has lodged a protest with Pakistan on the dangerous manoeuvres of PNS Babur jeopardising the safety of INS Godavari in the sea.