NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 18, 2011 1. PM to meet Obama, China’s Wen today : NEW DELHI: India heads into an East Asia-Asean summit faced with the challenge posed by changing dynamics within the grouping, as the United States marks its formal entry into the process for the first […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 17, 2011 1. New rule give some relief to nuclear suppliers : New Delhi : The government has finalised rules for the implementation of the country’s new nuclear liability that aim to meet the concern of American nuclear suppliers wary of being exposed to unlimited liability in the […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 16, 2011 1. Australia, at last may sell uranium to India: New Delhi :Australia has given indications of reversing the ban on selling uranium to India in return for greater strategic proximity between the two countries. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, after pushing for India’s […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 14, 2011 1. End policy paralysis: India Inc, Time for 21st C Decision-Making, Says Mukesh: Mumbai: India Inc on Sunday urged the government to speed up stalled economic reforms, warning that policy paralysis threatened to derail the India growth story. Speaking at the opening session […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 12, 2011 1. 2G trial begins with statements by 2 ADAG execs : New Delhi: Trial in the 2G mobile spectrum allocation scam — involving top politicians former telecom minister A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi and corporate bigwigs — formally started on Friday with […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 11, 2011 1. Manmohan, ‘man of peace’ Gilani promise new chapter in ties, ‘Must Not Let Terror Spoil Atmosphere’: Addu Atoll (Maldives): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Yousaf Gilani promised a new chapter in India-Pakistan relations after a meeting that was low […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 10, 2011 1. Guj court gives life term to 31 in post-Godhra riot case, Record For Most Life Convictions In Single Verdict: Mehsana: A Gujarat court on Wednesday created history by sending the most people to prison for life in a single case. The special […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 9, 2011 1. No Rollback in Petrol Price: PM to Trinamool, Will withdraw support if diesel, LPG and kerosene prices are deregulated: Mamata: KOLKATA : Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may be calling for a movement towards de-regulation of fuel prices to take diesel, LPG and […]

NEWS IN BRIEF – NOV 8, 2011 1. Didi isolated as DMK backs govt, Karunanidhi Joins NCP, NC Chorus On Global Rates, Won’t Rock Boat: New Delhi: A day ahead of a delegation of Trinamool Congress MPs is scheduled to meet PM Manohan Singh, the government received the backing of […]