Govt to promote Urdu in J&K

Jammu, Mar 15 (UNI) The Jammu and Kashmir Government assured the state legislative council today that all measures have been taken to promote the official language, Urdu in the state but the use of English…

Europe's skills fall behind Asia

Europe's skills fall behind Asia South Korea has especially high attainment levels in education Europe is falling behind Asia in terms of education and skills, a report published by the Brussels-based Lisbon Council think-tank says.It…

EC orders transfer of Chennai top cop

NDTV Correspondent Wednesday, March 15, 2006 (Chennai): The Election Commission has ordered the transfer of Chennai Police Commissioner R Nataraj for violating the model code of conduct ahead of the assembly elections. Sources said the…

Two women raped in Govt hostel

Kolhapur | March 16, 2006 12:38:28 AM IST Two women were raped today at the Maharashtra Government Social Welfare department's ladies hostel, located at the city's Kalamba suburb. City Deputy Superintendent of Police Sudhakar Pathare…

Police lathi-charge J&K quake survivors

Web posted at: 3/16/2006 0:46:25  Source ::: AFP SRINAGAR: At least eight people were hurt yesterday when riot police baton-charged survivors of last October’s earthquake in Kashmir who were demanding more financial help, police said.…

NDTV tracks marijuana route in Mumbai

Prasad Ramamurthy / Wednesday, March 15, 2006 (Mumbai): Buying charas or gaanja may be illegal in India, but as an NDTV team in Mumbai recorded on its hidden camera, it is not a difficult task.The…