HindustanTimes Tue,02 Sep 2014


Power cuts a threat to India story: Anand Mahindra

Disturbed over power cuts across Mumbai, Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday warned that this could be "a threat to the India story".

100 days of Modi rule low on performance: Congress

Congress on Tuesday dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a 'dream merchant', who came to power by selling 'false hopes' and dismissed the 100 days of his rule as high on rhetoric and low on performance.

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Mars Mission completes 300 days in space

In a major boost to the Indian scientific community, the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), on its maiden tryst with the red planet, has completed 300 days of its journey in space and is just 23 days away from reaching its intended orbit.

AIIMS, US varsity tie-up on India's first regenerative medicine centre

India's top public healthcare establishment, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi, is in talks with the Ohio State University (OSU) to set up the country's first comprehensive regenerative medicine centre that will open up avenues in research and development and introduce revolutionary techniques.

Coal min seeks report on 46 blocks from companies

The coal ministry on Tuesday sought a report on 46 coal blocks from companies, including the Jindals, Hindalco and NTPC for furnishing the current status of the mines to the Supreme Court.

Death row convicts can be heard in open courts: SC

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that the review plea of a death convict against his conviction and sentence be heard in an open court by at least a three-judge bench and allowed all condemned prisoners to approach it within a month for re-opening of their cases.

J-K: 3 militants believed dead in 18-hour gun battle

All three militants, holed up inside a residential area in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, were believed killed in a gun battle with security forces, police said.

Stronger India is beneficial for world peace: US

India is going to be a "very important" player globally and the stronger it becomes, the more beneficial it will be for world peace, a senior Obama administration official has said amid preparations in Washington to give a red carpet welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Rape accused's sister gang-raped in UP


A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by five people at Mirza Tila village in the district, police said on Tuesday. The case appears to be a revenge for a rape incident that took place on August 25, involving a girl from the family of the accused, they said.

SC refuses to entertain Kingfisher Airlines' plea

The SC on Tuesday refused to entertain Kingfisher Airlines' plea against being declared as wilful defaulter, saying it has become infructuous as the grievance redressal committee of Union Bank of India has already passed an order.

Retired Indian Army Brigadier gets two years jail in DA case

Special CBI Judge Dinesh Kumar Sharma convicted Brigadier (retd.) Samir Baron Ray under different sections of Prevention of Corruption Act for possessing assets worth Rs. 68.09 lakh disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Modi recycling our policies, says Cong

100 days of Modi Sarkar
Modi hit the ground running by energising the bureaucracy and announcing a leaner cabinet to streamline ops. The government established its credentials as a decisive administration in its first 100 days, a radical departure from the UPA.
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