Full Coverage - Yearender 2012

Yearender 2012

Dara Singh case, Naomi Campbell, Rushdie hog limelight in Rajasthan

The year began on a controversial note over Rushdie's proposed visit to the Jaipur Literature Festival.


The agriculture sector witnessed record foodgrains output of 257.44 million tonnes this year. (Reuters)
Drought spoils farm sector's dream run

Thursday , 27 December '12

The agriculture sector witnessed record foodgrains output of 257.44 million tonnes this year.
In October, SIAM lowered car sales growth forecast to just 1-3 per cent for the fiscal, from the 9-11 per cent...
Tepid sales, labour violence mark a rough year for auto sector

Thursday , 27 December '12

As the year progressed, excitement and optimism turned into gloom as sales fell in almost all segments.
rajesh khanna
2012: When entertainment industry lost its many icons

Wednesday , 26 December '12

At the time of his death, Khanna was a shadow of his former self but death returned his lost glory.
Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy and Finance Minister Subramanian Swamy.
2012 yearender: Cases involving politicians reached climax in court

Wednesday , 26 December '12

Chidambaram, Laxman, Swamy, Sheila Dikshit, Kalmadi were a few who saw court's door.
Railways had the opportunity to work under 4 ministers in a year.
Yearender: A dismal picture for cash-strapped railways in 2012

Wednesday , 26 December '12

Railways had the opportunity to work under 4 ministers in a year.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
2012 yearender: Lalu, Paswan make unsuccessful bid to rock Nitish Kumar boat

Wednesday , 26 December '12

State witnessed Madhubani unrest, a stampede on Chhath and hooch tragedies.
congress
Congress tides over difficult year

Tuesday , 25 December '12

A section in the Congress believes that Modi could be a polarising figure and unite the Muslims behind the party.
2012 yearender: SC blow to govt in high-profile cases, death to Ajmal Kasab

Tuesday , 25 December '12

SC gave big blow to govt in Vodafone tax case and scrapping of 2G spectrum licences.
Maharashtra lost former CM Vilasrao Deshmukh and Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray.
2012 yearender: The year Maharashtra lost Bal Thackeray, Vilasrao Deshmukh

Tuesday , 25 December '12

Year saw massive fire broke out in Mantralaya, Ajit Pawar resigning only to rejoin 72 days later.
Insurgent activities saw a rise in Manipur

Tuesday , 25 December '12

During a musical concert at Chandel, an NSCN-IM rebel molested the actress in public.
Friendlies need of the hour after mixed year

Monday , 24 December '12

Sunil Chhetri, Syed Rahim Nabi were two players who captured imagination of fans over the year.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna
2012 was an eventful year for Uttarakhand

Monday , 24 December '12

The state witnessed formation of a new govt by Congress and a series of natural calamities.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda
Charges of horse trading in Rajya Sabha polls mar 2012 for Jharkhand

Monday , 24 December '12

CM was under pressure after Soren claimed there was 'deal' of 28-month-a-side power sharing formula with BJP.
Saina Nehwal shines bright for Indian badminton once again

Sunday , 23 December '12

Saina Nehwal's hard work over the years was rewarded by a perfectly-timed stroke of luck as she clinched a historic bronze medal in the London Olympics to cover new ground for Indian badminton in a mostly successful year.
2012 yearender: Cases against Kasab, Bollywood stars dominate Maha legal scene

Saturday , 22 December '12

Salman Khan, Adnan Sami, Madhur Bhankarkar, Shiney Ahuja, Rajesh Khanna made headlines this year.
2012 yearender: Disasters, refugee issue dominate Mizoram scene

Saturday , 22 December '12

2 issues that dominated the year dealt with minority communities - Hmars and Brus, known as Reangs.
Tennis player Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhuptahi
2012 yearender: Olympics controversy takes sheen off a few fantastic tennis feats

Saturday , 22 December '12

Fans will remember 2012 for bitter bickering between Paes and Bhupathi ahead of the London Olympics.
Naxalites abducted 32-year-old collector Alex Paul Menon
2012 yearender: C'garh saw collector abduction, Sarkeguda encounter

Saturday , 22 December '12

Naxalites abducted 32-year-old collector Alex Paul Menon after killing his two bodyguards on April 21.
2012 Yearender: Madhya Pradesh saw hectic political activities

Friday , 21 December '12

The hectic political activities are in view of next year's crucial assembly elections.