NC, PDP candidates file nominations for Srinagar

[Srinagar: National Conference President Farooq Abdullah, accompanied by his son and former chief minister Omar Abdullah and Congress leader Tariq Hameed Kara filing nomination papers for Srinagar parliamentary constituency, in Srinagar on Monday. The constituency is going to polls on April 9. /PTI] Srinagar, March 20 : National Conference President Farooq Abdullah and ruling Peoples […]

NC, PDP candidates file nominations for Srinagar

[Srinagar: Ruling PDP cadidate Nazir Ahmad Khan (Center) flashing victory sign after filing nomination papers for Srinagar parliamentary constituency, in Srinagar on Monday. The constituency is going to polls on April 9. /PTI] Srinagar, March 20 : National Conference President Farooq Abdullah and ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Nazir Ahmad Khan on Monday filed […]

RCOM gets CCI approval for Aircel merger

New Delhi, March 20 : Reliance Communications has received an approval of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for the proposed merger with telecom service provider Aircel, a company statement said here on Monday. “Reliance Communications has received an approval of CCI for the proposed Scheme of Arrangement for demerger of the wireless division of […]

Varsity teachers’ vacancies a serious issue, says Javadekar

New Delhi, March 20 : Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday admitted that vacancies of teachers in universities was a “serious issue” but assured the Centre was taking appropriate steps to fill up the posts. “Vacancies (of teachers) in universities is a serious issue and there are so many reasons for […]

‘Missing’ Indian clerics return from Pakistan

[New Delhi: Syed Asif Nizami, the head priest of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Dargah, and his nephew Nazim Ali Nizami, who went missing in Pakistan last week, being greeted on their arrival at the holy shrine in New Delhi on Monday. /PTI] New Delhi, March 20 : Two Indian clerics, who had gone missing in Pakistan, […]

Mass graves in central Congo bear witness to growing violence

By Aaron Ross TSHIMBULU, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mar 20 : T he increasingly brutal nature of fighting in central Congo between the army and local militia is on vivid display in the village of Tshienke, where the bodies of rebel fighters were dumped into a mass grave last month following intense clashes. A visit […]