October, 2010


Interlocutors Have Full Day in Srinagar

Central Government interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir interacted with newspaper editors, delegations of local Gujjars and met political detainees housed in the Srinagar central hail on Sunday. The interlocutors – Dilip Padgaonkar, Radha Kumar and MM Ansari – met the delegations of residents at the state guest house in the summer capital. Editors of two local English dailies met the interlocutors and discussed the situation and the possible ways and means to break the 63-year-old deadlock over Kashmir. ‘We are here to listen and listen very carefully to everyone weRead More

BSY Survives Karnataka Trust Scare

The ruling Bhaearitiya Janata Party (BJP) has won the trust motion in the Karnataka Assembly with a voice vote, sources said. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa earlier expressed confidence of winning the trust vote that he would be moving in the state Assembly on Monday. Talking to reporters on his arrival at the state secretariat, Yeddyurappa said, “We have the blessings of God. I am confident of winning the trust vote and continue for another two-and-a-half years”. Yeddyurappa has been visiting temples ever since rebels withdrew support to his government.Read More