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Supreme Court extends Jayalalithaa's bail, asks HC to ensure speedy hearing

Updated: 18 December 2014, Thurssday, 13:45 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Thursday extended the bail of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister  Jayalalithaa by four months in the disproportionate assets case and asked the Karnataka High Court to...   | Read..

Mamata goes to Delhi media with her pet peeve: ‘CBI behaving like PMO wing’

Updated: 18 December 2014, Thurssday, 16:45 hrs (IST)
West Bengal’s chief minister Mamata Banerjee said Thursday that the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Delhi is using the Central Bureau of Investigation as...   | Read..

Supreme Court refuses to touch Bombay HC's interim stay on Maratha quota

Updated: 18 December 2014, Thurssday, 15:45 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to interfere with the Bombay High Court’s interim order staying Maharashtra’s decision to provide 16 per cent reservation...   | Read..

ISRO tests rocket that can carry 4000kg payload, unmanned crew module

Updated: 18 December 2014, Thurssday, 16:25 hrs (IST)
The Indian Space Research Organisation successfully tested on Thursday its most powerful satellite launch vehicle that can put heavier payloads into space, and, it hopes,...   | Read..


The US will restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba and open an embassy in Havana for the first time in more than half a century after the release of an American...   | Read..

Flower power: 'B***** cops'

Flowerpots have done what bloodspill could not.   | Read..

Didi's latest Delhi gamble

Mamata Banerjee today landed in Delhi despite a call from Rashtrapati Bhavan that President Pranab Mukherjee might not be able to meet the chief minister because of medical...   | Read..

Crown sits heavy on Hemant

Green balloons with the faces of Hemant and Shibu Soren fly high in poll-bound Dumka, their exuberance defiant in the face of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's sharp barbs...   | Read..

Govt no to Shah rally venue

The BJP leadership has turned Odisha into its focus area and the battlelines have been drawn with the Naveen Patnaik government turning down its request to hold party...   | Read..

NE leads in organic farming

Sikkim and Mizoram are leading the country in organic farming while Meghalaya is weaning out chemical fertilisers and pesticides and providing free bio-pesticides and...   | Read..
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Naba Mehdi

a Pakistani schoolgirl in a message to the Taliban

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