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Parliament panel questions Delhi Police chief

Updated: 27 December 2012, Tuesday;18:00 hrs (IST)
A parliamentary panel on Thursday questioned the Delhi Police chief over the gangrape incident in the capital and said deficiencies like vacancies at officer level and lack of vehicles to patrol the streets existed. ...   | Read..
 

Plan panel cautions against policy logjam

Updated: 27 December 2012, Tuesday;14:45 hrs (IST)
The Planning Commission on Thursday projected 8 per cent economic growth for the 12th Plan, but cautioned that “policy logjam” could slow the expansion to eve...   | Read..
 

Cabbie’s diktat: Clean up or else

A mother whose four-year-old daughter had thrown up in a taxi was told to clean up, pay Rs 2,000 as compensation and threatened with the abduction of her other child if she ...   | Read..
 

Squabble after cop tragedy

A controversy has erupted over the circumstances in which a Delhi police constable collapsed and later died after chasing protesters near India Gate on Sunday with an autopsy...   | Read..
 

Girl flown to Singapore

The Delhi gang rape victim was flown to a Singapore hospital in an air ambulance late tonight, prompting at least one doctor not involved in her treatment to refer to the...   | Read..
 

Gogoi for rural job quota

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today took forth the campaign for the panchayat polls, assuring implementation of 30 per cent reservation in government jobs for the rura...   | Read..
 

2 charred in tea estate arson

A man and a woman were charred to death as labourers of Konapathar tea estate in Assam’s Tinsukia district today set ablaze the manager’s bungalow to protest the ...   | Read..
 

Mob kills Simdega gangster over levy

A gangster was killed by a mob last evening when he had gone to collect levy at Renghari Mundatoli in Thetaitanger police station area of Simdega, 20km from the district ...   | Read..
 

Trap fear stops police in tracks

Fear of walking into a rebel trap stopped the Bhandaria police in Garhwa from visiting a spot today where road construction equipment was torched by Naxalites in broad da...   | Read..
 
The family outside Hare Street police station on Wednesday. The taxi, whose driver allegedly threatened to take away the boy because his 4-year-old sister threw up on the floor mat, is parked behind them. Picture by Amit Datta
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It is a shame. As a man, I feel ashamed
P Chidambaram
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