Chennai, Dec 8 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's hospitality industry has taken a knocking this year. Already hit by the after-effects of the global economic slowdown, the terror attacks in Mumbai now threaten to take a further toll on hotel occupancy in the peak tourist season in winter.
Monday, December 08, 2008 9:11:34 AM
Raipur, Dec 8 (IANS) Congress leader and former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi and his wife Renu Jogi have established early leads in Marwahi and Kota seats respectively.
Monday, December 08, 2008 9:09:42 AM
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The first thought that came to my mind as I stood at one of India's busiest bus terminals watching the crowds and the innumerable buses come and go, was that the terrorists who had held Mumbai to ransom were armed with automatic guns. The policemen I saw deployed here were armed with bamboo canes!
Monday, December 08, 2008 9:04:16 AM
Shimla, Dec 8 (IANS) Uncertainty continues to dog state-owned Steel Authority of India Ltd's steel plant project in Himachal Pradesh - SAIL's first in northern India - with the state turning down the company's proposal to shift the location of the plant.
Monday, December 08, 2008 9:01:09 AM
Raipur, Dec 8 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh is leading by about 1,300 votes in Rajnandgaon constituency against legislator and Congress candidate Udai Mudliar.
Monday, December 08, 2008 9:00:53 AM
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Saupratap Singh remembers that evening vividly. He had just taken out the sandwiches from the fridge to keep it on the counter of his kiosk at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) railway station, when he heard loud staccato bursts. He soon saw people running helter-skelter, people falling down in pools of blood and realised it was a terrorist attack.
Monday, December 08, 2008 8:50:42 AM
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) At a time of financial crisis when the whole world is engaged in cost cutting, the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has decided to go ahead with its plans of organizing the country's first Men's Fashion Week - but with slight changes in the dates.
Monday, December 08, 2008 8:41:15 AM
Jaipur, Dec 8 (IANS) Counting of votes for 200 assembly seats began Monday in Rajasthan, where the Congress is pitted against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Monday, December 08, 2008 8:37:07 AM
Aizawl, Dec 8 (IANS) Counting of votes for the Mizoram assembly elections began Monday with the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) exuding confidence of retaining power for the third straight term.
Monday, December 08, 2008 8:29:06 AM
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Counting of the millions of votes polled in staggered elections in five Indian states began Monday morning.
Monday, December 08, 2008 8:16:05 AM
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