Monday, July 21, 2008


Sunday, 20th July

Sri Lanka yet to approve CEPA

Intel launches one-stop solution for SMBs

NCDEX to begin spot trading in farm items soon

GAIL starts gas supplies to Trombay region

MPs can “correct” their vote on July 22

Agreeing to permanent IAEA safeguards is on the basis of permanent fuel supplies: Kakodkar

Signing 123 Agreement amounts to accepting American hegemony opinion

Iran-EU decide to continue interaction

“State won’t hesitate to seek retrieval of Katchatheevu ”

Nepal fails to elect President

Rise in engineering exporters

India summons Sri Lankan envoy

Pakistan new trade policy allows FDI from India

Olympic energy sweeps China

Nepal presidential run-off on Monday

Chidambaram: Hyde Act can’t bind India

Planning Commission may give funds for Bharatpur birds

China adopts persuasive measures to make people quit smoking


Easy money blamed for home loan fiasco

One year of the global financial crisis

Woes of U.S. credit crisis: lack of regulation?

Focus on inflation

Bears in a blind spot ( Not stock market bears)

Draw youth to appreciate Carnatic music: Murali

Suu Kyi release likely in 6 months, hints Myanmar

Can Phelps better Spitz’s record?

Holding a mirror to prisoners’ issue

‘My Town, My Pride’ campaign launched in town panchayats

Speaker calls meeting of floor leaders

Extradition approved

India, Brazil to take on rich nations in WTO talks

Forbidden City made accessible

India-Pakistan composite dialogue today

India, Russia plan to build futuristic main battle tank

Amidst peace talks, LoC truce disintegrates

No further time to implement report on salary for court staff

India and new U.S.-friendly moves in East Asia


Search for Self

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

FDIs for Rs. 350 cr. cleared

Obama the pragmatist

Women and the church

Manmohan will move a one-line confidence motion on July 21

“Accord will help end nuclear apartheid”

Kirti Chakra recommended for 4 Kabul martyrs

The paradox of brains vs. brawn

Human Rights Watch: “End Govt. support for Salwa Judum”

A restructuring of the food basket

Mystery insect in London

ICC has no jurisdiction in Sudan: al-Bashir

Nepal’s presidential elections on July 19

Sri Lanka denies it fired at Indian fishermen

Russian doctrine gives top priority to ties with India

Glimpse of interrogation at Guantanamo prison

MI5 “outsourced” torture

We can improve weather: China

Nepal President poll on July 19

Japan for peaceful end to islets row

Standing shoulder to shoulder with U.S.

Air Force places orders for Akash missile production

Another media blitz planned on nuclear energy

“Speedy trial is a constitutional right”

Parties mobilise public opinion on deal

Child labourers rescued

Country has lost a great judge: Krishna Iyer

Global warming warning for Arctic fox


Guru-Sishya lineage

India placed 41st in competitiveness

Centre considering cap on cotton exports

Disturbing signals (BOP)

Precaution is the key (GMOs)

Karat: Speaker’s office above controversy

Final hearing in September on foreign origin issue

IAEA Board meet put off

U.S. Congressional clock ticks away; uncertainty over lame duck session

Road map of process and procedure

Oil companies told not to open new retail outlets

Miss Universe 2008 from Venezuela

Chandrachud dead

India may increase ITBP strength

Clinton: India, China can burn up planet

Ahmadinejad sees a new era in the Gulf

Riots a setback to Tibet’s social, economic uplift

Talks begin over Nepal government formation

Beware of the Trojan Horse

India decries threat of force against Iran

Apex court: no norms can be laid down for CAG post

Expert allays fears on uranium

Judge the nuclear deal on facts, not convictions

Fighting Pakistan’s ‘informal war’


Spiritual maturity

Sunday, July 6, 2008

Sunday, July 6th

Advani: seek vote of confidence

Karat: nuclear deal will erode independent foreign policy

Left is awaiting Pranab’s reply, says Karat

Venus Williams wins her fifth Wimbledon

Industries with 10 employees under PF purview now

Two’s company in Sariska

India may face pressure to reduce greenhouse gases

French honour for Yash Chopra

Three legislators quit Assembly, join BJP

Alternative to plastic bags: DRDO technology on offer

Award presented to Sunita Williams

G-8 has no plan to invite India as a new member

LTTE’s strategic base captured: Colombo

Madhesi demand slammed

New Delhi in direct contact with Tehran for release of sailors

Gill meets C’wealth Secretary-General

Bardhan hits back at Singhvi

Price rise? IT’s a balancing act!

Loan waiver: west Vidarbha gets only Rs. 507 crore

Scientists set forth proposals to tame climate

There’s more to the tiger tale than meets the eye

Rajnath Singh: BJP will do away with Article 370

Remembering Sam Bahadur

Lessons for Maoists from their counterparts in Nepal

Diamond workers go on strike

Inter-faith service held for Manekshaw

Pratibha Patil launches portal

Hindu Saturday, 5th July

Norms for WiMAX, 3G services soon

Central banks globally accept high inflation

Direct tax collections up 39 % in first quarter

Forex reserves drop $691 m to $311.79 billion

Focussing on a grim scenario (IMF on inflation)

Militancy in the Maghreb

Left sets July 7 deadline

SP favours nuclear deal

Inflation up again

G-8: world economy will be in focus

Industry asked to cut prices of steel products

Toll hike for truckers frozen for a year

Federer, Nadal set up dream final

Navy to operate UAVs from air station at Uchipuli

Privilege notice to Puducherry Chief Secretary

Thousands turn up for Circuit Bench inauguration

Sariska tiger gets a mate

China, Taiwan begin direct flights

Time for partners to reciprocate: N. Korea

Civilians flee LTTE areas

SAARC action plan on climate change

Crunch time comes in Afghanistan

Tap Brahmaputra hydropower: Mathur

Arrests: India in touch with Iran


Sanctity of God’s name