Alleged middleman in the chopperscam Guido Haschke has told an Italian court that he had met former IAF chief S P Tyagi six to seven times while recounting his role in the scandal, according to media reports.
More trouble, it seems, is in store for Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka. The agriculture department has recommended a vigilance probe into the allotment of a work order to an Ahmedabad based company, by Khemka during his tenure as managing director, HSWC in 2009.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday sought cooperation from the opposition to push key financial agenda and the Telangana bill even as the parties plan to confront the government on many issues, including price rise.
The Bihar police came under fire on Tuesday, first from Maoists who killed seven policemen in a landmine blast and later intelligence officials who blamed the state’s refusal to acknowledge the red challenge.
An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on Tuesday approved the much-awaited Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) guidelines for the telecom sector.
Indian-origin Asha Gupta has been promoted as group president of US-based Tupperware Brands Corporation's Asia-Pacific region.
The GoM set up to draft the bill to create Telangana could not arrive at a consensus over the plan to create the new state with 12 districts – and not the original 10 - at its meeting on Tuesday, forcing the ministerial panel to hold another meeting on Wednesday.
Four people were booked for abetment of suicide after a girl consumed poison in her school here Tuesday. She later died in a hospital, police said.
Notwithstanding allegations of wife swapping against its officers, the Navy today said there were no cases of "sexual offence" against its personnel and it follows "zero tolerance" in such matters.
The government will come up with a new law to appoint bodies to fix tariffs for services like transport, water and fuels and regulate of regulators with powers to appoint and remove members of these bodies.
Navy chief Admiral DK Joshi on Tuesday warned that India’s western coast was vulnerable to attacks similar to the 26/11 Mumbai terror strike due to the growing presence of floating armouries, laden with unauthorised weapons and ammunition, dangerously close to the country’s shores. Danger from sea
The navy hopes to see sunken submarine Sindhurakshak operational again, Navy chief Admiral DK Joshi said Tuesday.
Maharashtra industries minister Narayan Rane's son Nitesh and eight others were Tuesday arrested after they smashed a toll booth on the Goa-Maharashtra border and assaulted three toll operators, police said.
India on Tuesday successfully test-fired indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur in Odisha as part of a user trial by defence forces.