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Supreme Court refuses to defer civil services prelims

Updated: 23 August 2014, Saturday, 15:19 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Saturday refused to postpone the Civil Services preliminary examination scheduled for Sunday, saying the objections raised by students on comprehension part have been addressed and the exam cannot be stayed at the last hour when nine lakh students are ready to appear. ...   | Read..
 

Eureka! Now we know what’s wrong with our roads

The Eastern Metropolitan (EM) Bypass, one of the most important lifelines for commuters in Calcutta, has been a nightmare for several months. ...   | Read..
 

Govt faces leader of Opposition googly

The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to explain how it will ensure an Opposition role in selecting the Lokpal as the country does not have a leader of Opposition now....   | Read..
 

Unkindest job on the planet

He had just hung up the telephone with the devastated parents before heading in front of the cameras. Unusually emotional, President Barack Obama declared himself “hear...   | Read..
 

Sharmila held again for ‘fasting’

Human rights crusader Irom Chanu Sharmila was taken into police custody this morning, 40 hours after she was freed from jail on Wednesday following a court order....   | Read..
 

Security review along border

The Jorhat district administration will carry out spot security and infrastructure review in areas bordering Nagaland, the move ostensibly triggered by the Assam-Nagaland...   | Read..
 

Dispur to recommend CBI probe

Dispur today decided to recommend a CBI inquiry into the Assam-Nagaland boundary flare-up as Golaghat district, rocked by the violence, gradually returned to normal with ...   | Read..
 

Son injured, minister cries ragging

A Class IX student of the prestigious Scindia School in Gwalior, who is also the son of a Bihar minister, is battling for life in a Delhi hospital amid allegations levell...   | Read..
 

Boo heat on BJP minister

Union minister of mines and steel Narendra Singh Tomar’s visit to the state capital was cancelled late tonight amid protests by a group of sloganeering JMM workers ...   | Read..
 

UPSC notice to skip English

Aspirants of UPSC preliminary examination on Sunday (August 24) have been asked not to attempt questions on English language comprehension skills in paper-II test booklet...   | Read..
 
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