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HindustanTimes Sat,27 Dec 2014

India

Jaitley rebuts charges of misuse of naval helicopter

Strongly rebutting the charge of a Goa activist that his family members misused a naval helicopter, finance minister Arun Jaitley has called it 'entirely false' and sought an apology from both the activists and media outlets which published the accusation.

Kerala: VHP to carry on with 'ghar-wapsi' drive

Announcing plans to continue with their 'ghar-wapsi' programme in Kerala, Vishwa Hindu Parishad asserted Saturday that no forcible conversions were taking place in the state and said it would help those who wanted to embrace Hinduism.

This week's top videos

From the Gujarat-based policeman dancing with a bar girl while being on official duty to remembering the tsunami disaster and reflecting on the survivors’ renewed hope, here is the round up of this week's most watched videos.

Assam attacks: Counter-insurgency ops intensified

India sought cooperation from Bhutan and Myanmar, as its security forces launched a major offensive against a tribal militant group that massacred over 70 people in Assam this week, officials said.

Centre links MGNREGA wages to Aadhaar number

With an aim to weed out ghost beneficiaries in the rural job scheme MGNREGA, the Centre has brought it under the Direct Benefit Transfer scheme covering 300 districts in the first phase.

Many Trinamool leaders waiting to join us: BJP

Sensing a growing uneasiness within the Trinamool Congress, the BJP is hopeful about a major defection in its rival in West Bengal, where the saffron party is trying to find its foothold and expand base.

Govt to take in IIT, IIM grads as interns: CM Fadnavis

The intention, Fadnavis explained, is to bring in fresh ideas and a third party perspective to policies and technical and management systems that have been running for decades in Mantralaya.

Jet Airways offers discounted fares in flash sale

Jet Airways, India’s second largest airline by the number of travellers flown, on Friday launched a flash sale of tickets for travel next year, the second such sale in less than a week.

Courses at IIMs to get costlier as Ahmedabad hikes PG prog fees

While IIM Ahmedabad hiked its fees for the flagship post graduate programme in November by over 11%, it has been learnt that IIM Bangalore, Udaipur, Rohtak and Trichy may soon follow suit.

Govt asks states for views on age limit for babus joining IAS, IPS

The Centre has asked for the opinion of state governments on increasing the present age limit of 54 for induction of state service officers into IAS, IPS and IFoS, among others.

'Kissing Baba' arrested in Andhra Pradesh

The 'kissing baba', a fake godman who was hugging and kissing women devotees to treat their illness and solve other problems, has been arrested in Andhra Pradesh, police said on Friday.

Jessica Lall murder case: Manu Sharma gets 30 days parole

Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was granted parole on Friday for 30 days by the Delhi high court so that he can appear for his post-graduation exams.

Mulayam defends ‘songs, dance’ in Saifai festival

UP’s biggest and one-of-its-kind rural festival, the 17th edition of Ranvir Singh Memorial Saifai Mahostav, got off to a spectacular start at Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav’s ancestral village on Friday.

J-K governor writes to BJP, PDP; back-channel talks on to form govt

Letters have been sent to both the parties as the poll verdict delivered a hung House, with no side getting a majority in the 87-member assembly. The PDP emerged the largest party with 28 seats and the BJP finished second with 25. PDP's 'workable agenda' for BJP

PDP’s ‘workable agenda’ for BJP

The BJP has put forth three-point formula as suggested by Union minister Arun Jaitley, where he underlined that the party would not compromise on sovereignty, regional balance and development.
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