Hyderabad to host UN biodiversity summit amidst Telangana bandh

Monday, October 1st, 2012
Telangana march

Hyderabad: Hyderabad will be hosting India’s first United Nations Conference on Biodiversity on Monday. Tight security arrangements are in place for the summit as it comes a day after the Telangana march that took a violent turn on Sunday with protesters going on a rampage, destroying media vans and public transport vehicles. Hyderabad Police Commissioner […]

Congress dislodges Hazare and civilian group from Lok Pal Bill drafting

Friday, June 10th, 2011
Jayanthi Natarajan

New Delhi: The Congress now believes and speaks in terms of futility of forming the Joint Bill Drafting committee to formulate a strong Lok Pal Bill to be presented in the Parliament this month. The civilian representatives are not alternate sources to bring about important legislation, the UPA says. To get such a bill passed […]