ROB director caught accepting bribe

Ahmedabad, Dec. 11 -- The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Gujarat police caught a class-1 officer of the Indian Information Service (IIS) and the Director of Regional Outreach Bureau (ROB) under Minis... Read More

USD, Euro up; Pound down

Mumbai, Dec. 11 -- Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 17.8966 20.9129 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 47.4467 ... Read More

Surjit Bhalla quits as EAC-PM part-time member

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The Government on Tuesday faced another embarrassment when economist Surjit Bhalla announced his resignation as a part-time member of Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minis... Read More

SI posted at Robertsganj commits suicide

Sonbhadra, Dec. 11 -- A sub-inspector (SI) deployed at the Robertsganj kotwali committed suicide after shooting self with his service revolver in this district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. Superinte... Read More

Owaisi wins from Chandrayangutta Assy seat for fifth time

Hyderabad, Dec. 11 -- All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) sitting MLA Akabaruddin Owaisi marked his fifth consecutive victory in Assembly polls from Chandrayangutta Assembly seat in the 201... Read More

LS adjourned after paying homage to Vajpayee, Somnath Chatterjee & others

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day after paying obituary references to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee , former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee among oth... Read More

Chelsea bans 4 fans for alleged abuse of Manchester City's Raheem Sterling

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- Amidst an outcry over the racist treatment of Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling during a Premier League match, English football club Chelsea FC has suspended their four fan... Read More

Bacolod City mayor vows transparency on P1.7-B project loan

Manila, Dec. 11 -- Mayor Evelio Leonardia has assured Bacolodnons that his administration will be transparent in the utilization of the PHP1.7-billion loan from the Development Bank of the Philippines... Read More

SC upholds HC order on BNP's Ali Azgar candidacy

Dhaka, Dec. 11 -- The Appellate Division of Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a High Court order canceling BNP candidate Ali Azgar candidature for Mymensingh-1 constituency in the upcoming 11th parliame... Read More

Google CEO:'no plans' to launch censored search engine in China

Washington, Dec. 11 -- Google's CEO Sundar Pichai began his testimony before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, where lawmakers questions him on a wide range of issues, including potential poli... Read More