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The joomla behind Moody' Baa2 revision has markets cheering and investors chirpy

The joomla behind Moody' Baa2 revision has markets cheering and investors chirpy

No longer had the news of Moody's Baa2 revision broken in the wee hours on a busy ​Friday, the markets started rallying. There was expectation for a good jump with most Asian markets providing ample cues for a positive session. The latest report revises India's government bond and currency ratin...

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The ISI role in Manipur ambush

The ISI role in Manipur ambush

The attack on Army convoy in in Moltuk valley at Parolong in Chandel district of Manipur bordering Myanmar at 0830 hours on June 04, 2015 in which 18 personnel of 6 Dogra were martyred is being blamed on the NSCN (K). Even the name of the insurgent leader (Starson Lamkang) who led the attack is doin...

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The worst ads of the season

The worst ads of the season

There's such a thing as getting too much sun. However, with the summer yet to set in, the heat seems to have got to our ad agencies. If someone were to have to select the worst advertisement of the season, he or she would be hard put to make a decision.In the beginning, there was that unforgettable ...

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7 killed as blasts rock Assam towns

7 killed as blasts rock Assam towns

Guwahati: At least seven people were killed and 61 others injured in three bomb blasts triggered by suspected ULFA militants in Maligaon area and Dhekiajuli on the eve of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Assam. Assam DGP G M Srivastav said seven people were killed and 56 injured when a powe...

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Varun gets bail

Varun gets bail

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi got bail here on Monday in criminal cases against him, but will remain behind bars as he also faces charges under the stringent National Security Act (NSA). A court here granted bail to the young leader in two cases filed ag...

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8 militants inside police training centre

8 militants inside police training centre

Islamabad: There could be seven or eight attackers inside the police training centre in Lahore where militants carried out an attack in which at least 15 policemen were killed. Militants take 800 cops hostage in Pak, 15 killed The militants are keeping over 800 cops hostage at the centre. The te...

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Vettori removes unlucky Dravid

Vettori removes unlucky Dravid

Napier: Gautam Gambhir and Rahul Dravid led India’s fight back on the fourth day, grinding out a stoic 133-run stand, before an unlucky Dravid was adjudged caught at forward short leg for 62 after a 220-ball vigil. Click here for the latest scores It was the only setback on the day for the Ind...

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No Pakistan cricketer in IPL 2: PCB

No Pakistan cricketer in IPL 2: PCB

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has made it clear that no Pakistani player would take part in second edition of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) even though it has been shifted out from India to South Africa. South Africa to host IPL | IPL 2009 "We know that some players really want...

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US drone attack kills 6 in Pakistan

US drone attack kills 6 in Pakistan

Islamabad: A suspected US missile attack in northwest Pakistan killed at least six people on Wednesday. The pilotless drone fired missiles in Makeen area of South Waziristan tribal agency, Geo TV channel quoted witnesses as saying. For more International news | For more Political news | For mo...

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Ganguly dethroned as KKR captain

Ganguly dethroned as KKR captain

Kolkata: Sourav Ganguly will no longer be the "fixed" skipper of the Kolkata Knight Riders as the team has decided to rotate captaincy in the second season of the Indian Premier League starting April 18 in South Africa. South Africa to host IPL | IPL 2009 KKR coach John Buchanan said the dec...

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