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High treason vs anti-national

Defence minister A.K. Antony today said the Intelligence Bureau had been asked to determine the source that leaked the army chief’s letter to the Prime Minister on military deficiencies even as Gen. V.K. Singh, too, described it “as an act of high treason”. ...  | Read.. 
 
Sirji, lock and load
In the battle of no winners, two conclusions can be drawn with authority: retired or not, soldiers love a good fight and “Pakistani” remains the deadliest wea ...  | Read.. 
 
Minister’s favourite, library’s envy
No one can accuse the Bengal government of mixing the personal with the professional — even when it comes to reading habits. ...  | Read.. 
 
Army Chief cools tempers
Updated: Friday at 18:58 hrs (IST)
Army Chief Gen V K Singh on Friday said “rogue elements” were trying to project a “schism” between him and Defence Minister A K Antony and made it cle ...  | Read.. 
 
Unitech moves court against Telenor telecom business plan
Updated: Friday at 18:17 hrs (IST)
Realty firm Unitech has moved a district court in Gurgaon seeking an injunction against its Norwegian partner Telenor's plan to transfer joint venture Uninor to a ne ...  | Read.. 
 
CBI registers case in Tatra-BEML truck supply deal with Army
Updated: Friday at 17:52 hrs (IST)
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered a case in connection with the supply of all-terrain Tatra trucks through state-owned BEM ...  | Read.. 
 
AI employees withdraw threatened strike
Updated: Friday at 17:50 hrs (IST)
Employees unions of Air India on Friday called off a 'no pay, no work' strike that was to start from Monday after the ailing national carrier agreed to a “fi ...  | Read.. 
 
Green Tribunal suspends environmental clearance to Posco
Updated: Friday at 14:30 hrs (IST)
The environment clearance granted to Posco's mega steel project in Orissa in January 2011 will remain suspended till the environment ministry reviews it afresh, the Nati ...  | Read.. 
 
Limited land relief plan
The Bengal government is set to grant a never-before concession to developers of township projects, under which government companies will be allowed to hold and lease out ...  | Read.. 
 
Highway boost for N-E states
The Centre has given its nod to the upgrade of three state highways into national highways in the Northeast that will shorten tortuous routes and pave the road for develo ...  | Read.. 
 
Worried JMM targets Munda
All parties scrambled to keep their flock together, insecure in the knowledge that prospects of internal revolt and legislators voting for cash-rich Independents were ver ...  | Read.. 
 
No-vote whip sets up cliffhanger
BJP is sticking to its decision to abstain from voting in tomorrow’s Rajya Sabha elections, making it difficult for a divided JMM to see its nominee through, but believ ...  | Read.. 
 
Defence minister AK Antony holds a gun after inaugurating Defexpo 2012 at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on Thursday. (PTI picture)
High treason vs anti-national
 
 
Quote of the day
How about 200 buddy, hows that?
Salman Khan
to Sachin Tendulkar
Police in injury report fiasco
Police are in a fix after a court sought what increasingly looks like a non-existent medical re ...  | Read..
Valley job dream scheme sours
A central scheme to temporarily employ and provide job training to young Kashmiris to keep them ...  | Read..
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Bad or worse: Congress weighs options
The Congress is "deeply anguished" by the controversies surrounding the army chief but seems in a d...   | Read.. 
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Facility boost for cancer care
The cancer hospital of the Tatas in New Town will have its second wing with 250 beds on an adjoinin...   | Read.. 
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Reading tips on CM mind
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today hinted at influencing newspaper-reading habits amid the contro...   | Read.. 
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Budget focus on basics
Better drainage, unclogged sewerage system and illuminated streets could be a reality in the city wi...   | Read.. 
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Wait for GTA only till July: Gurung
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha will revive its demand for Gorkhaland and drop the idea of hill administ...   | Read.. 
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Sharing the rot
Earlier this week, members of the Lok Sabha cutting across party lines were incensed by speeches mad...   | Read.. 
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Taste of T20
Friday's India-South Africa one-off Twenty20 clash, here, is an International fixture with an India...   | Read.. 
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Spain unions start strike over labour reform
Heavy industry and large parts of the transportation network were disrupted today by Spain's first ...   | Read.. 
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Two pacts to strengthen Brics bond
The Brics group ' Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa ' today agreed to provide credit to...   | Read.. 
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Lord of the chronicle
Good afternoon, Lord Archer. Thank you so much for speaking to t2. But we have to start by saying th...   | Read.. 
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On a wing and a prayer for 3 years
nVikas Kujur was pursuing civil engineering studies in 2009 when the state government decided to tra...   | Read.. 
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Joint cop team to fight rebels
Assam and Arunachal Pradesh police have constituted a joint team for the first time to carry out an...   | Read.. 
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3 lakes set date with capital
Capital residents can look forward to a day out with the family by any one of the three lakes that ...   | Read..