Along with the former PM, the court also stayed summons against industrialist Kumarmanglam Birla, former coal secretary P.C. Parakh, D. Bhattacharya and Hindalco.
Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Minister Jitendra Singh, who is chairman of NEC, would preside over the meeting.
NDRF and State Disaster Response Force teams have been put on standby to meet any eventuality: Official
In his remarks before the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the 2008 presidential candidate said the United States needs to have more co-operation with India.
Buhari beat Jonathan by a margin of 2,571,759 votes. Earlier, outgoing president Goodluck Jonathan conceded the weekend race.
Over two dozen MOUs concerning nuclear power, the Pakistan-China Economic Corridor, energy, trade and investment reported to be signed during the visit.
The resignation follows his spat with Srinivasan.
The 34-year-old defender has played as many as 76 matches for the Asian football powerhouse.
It was widely speculated that coloured player Vernon Philander was included in the team ahead of Kyle Abbott for the last clash.
NSE figures showed index opened the year at 6729 and moved higher by 1,762 points to close 2014-15 at 8491.
An initial probe by Sebi found that the Madhya Pradesh-based firm was running 'collective investment schemes (CIS) without obtaining certification.
Sun Pharnma emerged as the top Sensex gainer by surging 5.51 per cent ahead of Ranbaxy's amalgamation with the company.
The subsequent manoeuvring that resulted in Mustafa Kamal being denied the honour of presenting the trophy was craven; even suggestive of the wily, self-centred N Srinivasan having “done the dirty” and exploited the situation to advantage.
TMC has won a spurious victory in three civic bodies -- Arambagh and Tarakeswa, Gayeshpur in Nadia. Admittedly, this constitutes a small segment of the total number of municipalities that will be going to the polls this month.
Neither the scientists associated with INO nor proponents of the project have been able to spell out any contribution beneficial to society from the neutrino project. Its ill-effects are many. Why not abandon the project and utilise the money for poor?
'Such conduct has been witnessed for the first time.'
A separate fund will be set up for the compensations.
'Contribute towards betterment of the country.'
Kolkata Police has been informed about their detention.
The CM claims that the Centre held no "prior discussion" with the state government.
Students put pads with messages even after the University set up a panel to probe the matter.
Terminal T2 had been modified to facilitate international operations.
The house was scheduled to be in session till April 4.
It aims to modernise and expand Rourkela Plant.
Local residents who are dependent on Mandalay's tourisms for their survival are urging local authorities to repair the bridge urgently for fear that the city's tourism will be undermined if the bridge collapses.
"A woman should never accept defeat. She should fight against the circumstances and petty mindsets to empower herself. My husband and my children stood by me throughout and that is why I have been able to reach so far," Khalida Bibi told IANS during a visit to India.
South Africa comes as a complete package of wildlife, exotic cuisine, beaches and adventure sports. But, wildlife has been their “USP”.
A simple blood test can foretell the severity of a person's allergic reaction to foods.
Within 3 days of the operation, he regained enough strength in his legs.
All over the world, fashion weeks are having a tough time surviving.
A technical look at the mechanical history of the most popular versions of the Lamborghini sports car.
Lynette looks up with mere curiosity to discover who said the words to her. She cannot believe her eyes at first…
At around 10:50 pm on 8 December 1980, a singer-songwriter and social activist was returning to his New York apartment with his wife...
I want to be known as an activist who worked for the poor and the deprived: Rupa Ganguly
The show is based on Naarad Muni and his exploits across the universe.
The duo earlier showed their chemistry in the film “Guru”.
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE
Mumbai, 30 August
The partially convertible rupee today improved further to reach 65.70 for one United States dollar on a strong support from the Reserve Bank of India.
The central bank, according to dealers, sold the American currency through state-run banks when the domestic unit betrayed signs of cracking once again at 66.60/$.
Exporters and some other banks too sold dollars helping equities on Dalal Street to post fresh gains to close the week on a satisfactory note.
The rupee ended for the week at 65.70 per US dollar versus Thursday's 66.55/$, an increase of 85 paise.
On account of sustained infusion of dollar liquidity by the central bank the domestic currency recovered 4.7 per cent in last two sessions, dealers said. The unit had earlier lost 17 per cent since May, but now appears to be on a recovery path.
For the Indian currency and Indonesia's rupiah, August had been the worst-ever month as these units posted sharp falls among all currencies in emerging economies, analysts say. The rupee was down more than 10 per cent (or 17 percent since May) while rupiah was down 5.9 per cent.
Analysts say unlike RBI's intermittent intervention, the Indonesian central bank has been constantly propping up their currency. The only consolation for the month has been surge in information technology stocks since they are expected to net more revenue on the currency's fall.
Analysing promising prospects of top outsourcing firm Tata Consultancy Services, Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia and Morgan Stanley have predicted that the company has the potential of crossing $100 billion market cap in few years from its current $50 billion level.
Shares on the Dalal Street had a roller-coaster ride on the last day of the week. The trade resumed expecting a promising speech on the state of the economy by the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Parliament.
The S&P Bombay Stock Exchange Sensitive Index and CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange added substantial gains in the run-up to the PM's speech.
However, a dismay set in as the economist PM poked holes in the all-round criticism of the Congress-led UPA government instead of doing some introspection, said market analysts, explaining why the indices returned to negative zone within minutes of Mr Singh's statement.
The 30-share Sensex had slumped from 231.19 point gains and the Nifty from a high of 5,469.10 points into negative territory. It improved again as opinion poll on likely GDP numbers, which are to be announced later in the afternoon, looked “optimistic.”
On expectations that the latest GDP growth percentage would not fall under four per cent helped markets to regain confidence. The Sensex closed 1.19 per cent up gaining 218.68 points at 18,619.72 points.
The court would decide on whether to ask for re-transfer of the officer or not.
Money from auction will go to states: Modi
He calls Mamata his old friend.
They accused the state govt. of paper leak.
"The summon was a case of judicial overreach."
Mamata questions motive.