Jayalalithaa wishes Hillary Clinton

Chennai, June 17 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Friday congratulated Hillary Clinton on clinching the nomination as the Democratic Party’s candidate for the US presidential elections. In a letter to Clinton, text of which was released to the media here, Jayalalithaa said: “Kindly accept my heartiest congratulations on clinching the nomination as […]

Let the Calcutta High Court decide: Narada CEO on probe order

Kolkata, June 17 : Narada news portal chief executive Mathew Samuel, the man behind the sting that purportedly showed around a dozen Trinamool Congress heavyweights accepting wads of currency notes on camera, on Friday said the Calcutta High Court was seized with the issue and was the best forum to decide on it. Reacting to […]

Mamata orders Narada sting probe

Kolkata, June 17 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday ordered a comprehensive probe into the Narada sting footage controversy, in which a number of Trinamool Congress leaders were allegedly shown receiving wads of currency notes. “If anybody is guilty, he will be punished. I have asked the Chief Secretary to order a […]

‘Need international legal framework for cyber security’

Kolkata, June 17 : An international legal framework is required to tackle the growing e-threats and emerging borderless issues in cyber attacks, a top cyber security official said on Friday. “In India, we have a legal framework — the Information Technology Act of 2000. But with increasing number of threats and emerging border-less issues in […]

Yoga wear made from Khadi hits markets

Ahmedabad, June 17 : The Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has launched Yogasutra, a range of clothes and mats made in Khadi to be used while performing yoga exercises. Launched first in Gujarat, the yoga wear has been introduced in collaboration with Moral Fibre Fabrics, an Ahmedabad-based company that manufactures eco-friendly and trendy garments […]

Reliance Industries reacts to ‘illegal phone tapping’ issue

Mumbai, June 17 : Reliance Industries on Friday said it was shocked at reports that suggest the company and its top brass were victims of unauthorised and illegal tapping of telephones and that it reserves its right for legal action. “Conversations attributed to us are false and appear to have been doctored by someone who […]