Trade union leaders said 15 crore workers are on strike in support of their 12-point charter of demands.
The Lok Sabha speaker voiced India's commitment to assisting the UN in the maintenance of international peace and security.
Defence personnel retiring at 35-38 years should get higher pension but the same principle cannot be applied to all, the finance minister said.
They are among 181 candidates who have filed their nominations to contest the snap general elections next week.
"Qari Salahudin Ayubi, the shadowy governor of Faryab province, was arrested in the Herat province," NDS said in a statement.
An editorial "Talk of war" said that the emotions against India find ever more powerful expressions at all kinds of forums with the passage of time.
Duffy will be on loan from Salgaocar FC till the end of the ISL season and will return to his parent club for their I-League campaign.
The medal was presented for his service to sport amidst celebrations marking the twin island republic's 53rd anniversary.
He pulled out of his Big Bash League deal with the Melbourne Stars, but, did not rule out returning to the crease at some point.
The Cabinet has approved auction of 69 small and marginal oil fields of state-owned ONGC and Oil India to private and foreign firms.
"We expect that this year's festival season is going to be better than last few years as there is latent demand in the market," HMIL stated.
"This decision reduces tax uncertainty for FIIs and will result in increased investment into India, it said," said USIBC President Dr. Mukesh Aghi.
Suggestions will be sacrificed at the altar of political expediency and administrative lethargy. Analysis of the report by legal luminaries and our political leadership is awaited.
While parties play out their politics in the bandh court, it is the daily wage-earner who will suffer in isolation on account of the overwhelming political indifference.
Will compulsions of politics in the coming days induce any kind of moderation in inter-party relationships to usher in the dawn of decency, decorum and discipline?
The celebrations saw the presence of several alumni, ex-teachers and founder members.
CS assured that he would hold a meeting in this regard.
Medical report confirmed that the minor was sexually assaulted.
Complaint lodged against the TMC in connection with the incident in Nandigram.
'It's the return of the good old classic Bengali cinema.'
Metro Rail services were operating normally.
10 trains were delayed, leaving passengers stranded at various places.
The sighting of these delicate birds is a positive development.
There would be probe on allegations of sexual exploitation, land grab etc.
Apart from Indian deities, Sankrit language is also well preserved in the Shinto and Buddhist dominated country.
Scientific study beneath the North Sea is all set to unearth evidence submerged by rising oceans.
Countries across Asia are pouring resources into medical tourism.
The three-day fashion extravaganza will see fresh designers.
Pria Kataria Puri is set to organise a fashion show.
An app that makes brushing teeth fun.
Electric charges with no field or magnets that have no poles would be invisible.
Antivirus immunity is manifested at every level of an organism by different processes.
'Salman sir never put any pressure on us.'
'I am a happy person. I try to put positivity in whatever I do.'
'He has always been very decent. And so am I.'
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE
Burdwan, 4 March
The Burdwan University has become a premier institution in the state, being set to float distance B Ed
courses. In the first year, 500 applicants would be accommodated, senior officials said today.
The Burdwan University, considering the difficulty faced by the aspirants for long, had started planning to offer distance courses for B Ed, which according to Dr Smritikumar Sarkar, Vice-Chancellor, has finally been approved by the UGC. “We shall start the courses from 2014-15 academic session,” Dr Sarkar said.
Admission for the course would begin in July.
To cater to the needs of the students, the Burdwan University, is set to float Study Centres in different locations in North Bengal and South Bengal.
In South Bengal two centres, in Bankura and Bolpur, will be set up. “Another centre is being planned for the Sundarban areas,” Dr Sarkar said.
The Burdwan University authorities have set up a panel of experts to prepare study materials for the purpose.
Besides, Burdwan University is gearing up to float Post-Graduate courses on Drama, Painting and Music individually.
They battled militants holed up in Baramulla.
All the 13 accused are currently out on bail.
PM is likely to attend the meeting on Sept 4.
Banking sectors union are also participating.
NIA took custody of Showkat Ahmed Bhat.
'There was no terror angle to the incidents.'