'Save Silent Valley' has contemporary relevance: Jairam Ramesh

Thiruvananthapuram , Jan 21

Senior Congress party leader Jairam Ramesh said here on Saturday that there was no substitute for the role of political decision making and democratic process where environmental conservation in the country was concerned.

Thousands of train passengers face inconvenience due to TN protests

Chennai , Jan 22

Thousands of passengers have been facing inconvenience due to cancellation of trains and termination ahead of destination owing to protests on rail tracks in support of Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu for the past couple of days, a senior railway official said.

Weakened Congress rides on SP cycle: BJP

Panaji , Jan 22

The Congress is so weakened that it is riding on Akhilesh Yadav's 'cycle' in Uttar Pradesh, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday.