Indian held in France is a SIMI activist: PC

TIA Correspondent
NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday confirmed that Mohammed Niaz Abdul Rashid, arrested in France for Al Qaida connection is an Indian citizen and has been an activist of banned the Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).

Pak military base attacked

KARACHI: Agencies/ TV reports- A military base here has been attacked by militants on Sunday night. Several explosions have been heard near the PAF Museum on Dalmia Road in Karachi.

Centre not to impose Prez rule in Karnataka

TIA correspondent
NEW DELHI: The union government has decided not to impose president rule in Karnataka. Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs, CCPA, which met in here Sunday night under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh

Yeddy Govt get reprieve for few days

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Centre decision on the fate of Karnataka government has been differed for few more days. The meeting of the cabinet committee on political affairs

PM announces assistance to farmers

TIA correspondent

NEW DELHI: Joining the cause of farmer along with UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, the Prime Minister on Sunday announced financial aid..

PM, Sonia vow to tackle corruption

TIA Special Correspondent

NEW DELHI: UPA chairperson Mrs. Sonia Gandhi and the prime minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday reiterated government’s commitment to take corruption head

Centre to discuss Karnataka Guv report

NEW DELHI: The centre is likely to take a final decision on Karnataka Governor’s report recommending President rule in the state.The Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs headed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely meet on Sunday

Cong for Yeddy’s head, BJP for Guv ouster

TIA correspondent
NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: While Congress and JDS are striving hard for Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa removal, the BJP is trying hard for governor removal.

Kanimozhi to move Delhi HC for bail

NEW DELHI: (AMN) DMK leader and MP Kanimozhi, arrested in connection with the 2G spectrum scam, would now approach Delhi High Court for bail.

100 farmers detained, released

NOIDA:  Over 100 farmers have been arrested near District Magistrate’s Office of Gautam Buddha Nagar when they were taking out a silent march to Bhatta Parsaul villages.