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SC declines to stay HC snub to Centre, but asks Delhi govt for reply

May 29, 2015
The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Delhi government to reply within three weeks to the Centre's plea seeking a stay on a High Court judgment that had questioned a move to clip the powers of the...   | Read..

Radioactive drug sparks panic at IGI Airport

May 29, 2015
Radioactive material leaked out of a container brought in by a Turkish Airlines freight plane at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport, government and airport...   | Read..

Didi in PM's Team Dhaka

May 29, 2015
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee is scheduled to accompany Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his visit to Dhaka on June 6, scaling up their new-found amity and shedding the...   | Read..

With tears in my eyes, I told Blatter to leave. He said he couldn't: Platini

May 29, 2015
Uefa president Michel Platini delivered one of his most emotional and animated performances since his playing days when he said it was time for Sepp Blatter to quit as...   | Read..

Slander row over vaccine

May 29, 2015
The Union agriculture ministry is probing the circumstances under which a senior government scientist purportedly tried to malign vaccines used to protect livestock from...   | Read..

Graded fines on city roads

May 29, 2015
Graded fines that increase progressively when traffic offences are repeated will be introduced on Calcutta roads from June 1.   | Read..

State mulls disaster tag for trauma trio

May 29, 2015
The state disaster management department will urge chief minister Raghubar Das to include deaths caused by heat wave, road accidents and snapping of high-tension wires in...   | Read..

Chaos cloud on Puri fest

May 29, 2015
Nearly 10,000 buses, 1.5 lakh cars, one lakh autorickshaws, three lakh motorcycles and 30 lakh pilgrims are expected to arrive here on the occasion of Nabakalebar and rath...   | Read..

Poll pact puzzle, home & away

May 29, 2015
Jitan Ram Manjhi met Narendra Modi today for the second time since he quit as chief minister, fuelling speculations over his political positioning in the year-end Assembly...   | Read..

RJD sacrifice sermon to Dal on alliance

May 29, 2015
Weariness has gripped the RJD and the JDU leaders following the stalemate over the alliance of the two parties, prompting talks of sacrifice.   | Read..

Cash course of Council votes

May 29, 2015
A senior BJP leader got the shock of his life when an aspiring politician from Saran (Chhapra) recently approached him requesting party ticket for the Legislative Council...   | Read..

Snag hits CM chopper

May 29, 2015
An Air Force helicopter with chief minister Tarun Gogoi on board developed a technical snag mid-air and was forced to make an emergency landing at the Lokapriya Gopinath...   | Read..

Priest beheads child

May 29, 2015
A five-year-old was allegedly beheaded by a priest performing Kali Puja in the boy's home at Torajuli tea estate in Assam's Sonitpur district today. The priest was lynched...   | Read..

CBSE X pass rate falls 6%

May 29, 2015
The overall pass rate dropped by 6.08 per cent in the northeastern states for the Central Board of Secondary Education's Class X examination, whose results were declared...   | Read..
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