Guerrilla hideout busted in J&K

Jammu , Sep 28

A guerrilla hideout was busted by security personnel on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district and some arms and ammunition recovered, a defence statement said.

Maharashtra parties indulge in slugfest over Maratha reservation

Mumbai , Sep 27

As the press and office of Saamana daily in Navi Mumbai and Thane were attacked following publication of a cartoon by the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, all major political parties on Tuesday engaged in a slugfest over the issue of job reservation for the powerful Maratha community in the state.

Minority panel recommends permament jobs for Mewat rape victims

New Delhi , Sep 28

The National Commission for Minorities, in its report on the murders and gang rape of two members of a Muslim family in Haryana's Mewat, welcomed the transfer of investigation to CBI and recommended regular jobs for the victims or their kin.

Suspended corporate affairs ministry officer, son commit suicide

New Delhi , Sep 27

Suspended Corporate Affairs Ministry officer B.K. Bansal, being probed in a corruption case by the CBI, and his 31-year-old son here committed suicide by hanging themselves from ceiling fans in their apartment, police said on Tuesday.

India to boycott Islamabad Saarc summit

New Delhi , Sep 27

India on Tuesday announced it will not attend the Saarc Summit in Islamabad in November, sharply escalating its attack on Pakistan for sponsoring terror.