Friday, November 18, 2011, Chandigarh, India
Edition update time 2:30 am (IST)

Latest news, updated at 5:00 pm

 India wants best of relations with China: PM...more
 'Zardari was ready to hand over 26/11 culprits to India'
...more
 
Azhar rubbishes Kambli's 'match-fixing' claims...more

Many surprises as Rajya Sabha members declare assets
New Delhi, November 17
Lawyers Abhishek Manu Singhvi and Arun Jaitley and industrialist Vijay Mallya, owner of the now-beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines, are the top three moneymakers among 92 Rajya Sabha members who have declared financial interests in business activities.

With airlines reporting losses, Ministry proposes 24% FDI
Cabinet note expected soon; foreign airlines to pick stakes in Indian carriers
New Delhi, November 17
The Civil Aviation Ministry has proposed a 24 per cent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Indian carriers as against 26 per cent recommended by the Industry Ministry.


The Tribune
Punjabi, Hindi Publications


BUDGET 2011-12
Railway Budget
Economic Survey


A Tribune Investigation

Punjab Public Transport

Punjab Public Transport
Badals, buses and public losses
How the Badals hijacked Punjabís luxury bus business
How the transport policy was manipulated for private profit
Public losses, private profits
Silence of the lambs




TRIBUNE SPECIALS

WORLD CUP 2011: CRICKET SPECIAL
Turbans
NDA 60 Glorious Years
125 Years of The Tribune
India: The Tasks Ahead

New Year Special
2011 ó Year of Reckoning

Yearend Special
2010 ó The Year of Disquiet
Chandigarh skyline
in danger
Education Special
The Tribune Guide to Best Colleges
EARLIER FEATURES

Women kabaddi teamís bus catches fire; 13 players hurt
Vehicle went up in flames after colliding with Army truck
Bathinda, November 17
A luxury bus carrying players of the Indian women kabaddi team collided with an Army truck near the Army Chetak Park on the Barnala road around 4 pm today. A Punjab Police Gypsy accompanying the bus was also involved in the accident. The drivers of the bus and the Gypsy were killed in the accident while 13 players and policemen were injured.

Towns with population of 20 lakh & above to have Metro link
New Delhi, November 17
The countryís Metro rail system is spreading its span with the Centre today announcing the modern transit system for all cities with a population of 20 lakh and above.

5,000-km range missile enough for India: Kalam
Rajpura/Fatehgarh Sahib, November 17
A nuclear-warhead capable inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM) that has a range of 5,000 km was enough to watch Indiaís strategic interest, said former President Dr APJ Kalam while interacting with students of Chitkara University here today.



OTHER PAGES

HOROSCOPE

WEEKLY


WEEKLY SPECIALS

EDUCATION

JOBS & CAREERS

HEALTH & FITNESS

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

REAL ESTATE

SPORTS & WELLNESS


THE TRIBUNE MAGAZINES

On Sundays
On Saturdays


Missile Man Ignites Young Minds
Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam interacts with students at a private university near Chandigarh on Thursday. Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam interacts with students at a private university near Chandigarh on Thursday. Tribune photo: Parvesh Chauhan

PM may brief Obama on N-liability rules
New Delhi, November 17
The rules on civil nuclear liability which have been notified by the UPA government may figure during the bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama tomorrow in Bali on the margins of the ASEAN and East Asia summits.

Pak govt, army spar over secret memo
Zardari meets Kayani twice in two days
Pak envoy to US Husain Haqqani offers to resign
Amid reports of rising tension between the military and PPP-led civilian government over secret communications with the US in May, Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has met powerful army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani twice in two days, even as Pakistan's envoy to the US Husain Haqqani offered to resign on Thursday.

Today's specials

HARYANA PLUS
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY


EARLIER TOP STORIES

| Punjab | Haryana | Jammu & Kashmir | Himachal Pradesh | Regional Briefs | Nation | Opinions |
| Business | Sports | World | Letters | Chandigarh | Ludhiana | Delhi |
| Calendar | Weather | Archive | Subscribe | E-mail |

Editor-in-Chief, Publisher & Printer: Raj Chengappa
Published from The Tribune House, Sector 29-C, Chandigarh, India, 160030
for The Tribune Trust. Phone: (91-172) 2655066. Fax: (91-172) 2651293 & 2657149
Copyright : The Tribune Trust, 2007.