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India with you, Modi tells Siachen troops as they face minus 17º C

Updated: 23 October 2014, Thursday, 15:15 hrs (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent some time with the soldiers posted on the heights of Siachen Glacier on Diwali to send the message that all Indians stand shoulder-to-shoulder with them. ...   | Read..
 

After court order, Karunakaran's kin want action against cops in ISRO case

Updated: 23 October 2014, Thursday, 14:02 hrs (IST)
The family of the late Congress leader K. Karunakaran have decided to press for action against the police officers whose faulty investigation of a spying scandal at India’s space body had led to the removal of Karunakaran from the Kerala chief minister’s post in the mid-1990s....   | Read..
 

Shooting at Canada Parliament

The heart of the Canadian capital was traumatised this morning after a gunman entered the Parliament building and fired multiple times after fatally wounding a soldier guarding the National War Memorial nearby....   | Read..
 

A last frontier loses its innocence

The shooting on Canada’s Parliament Hill signals the end of the last frontier of openness in the western hemisphere which has coped with mounting security barriers since...   | Read..
 

UGC sends Sardar pledge to varsities

The University Grants Commission today asked all varsities to observe the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as national unity day and administer to students a ple...   | Read..
 

6 Ulfa men held in Meghalaya

Six suspected Ulfa (I) cadres were arrested last night in Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills, bordering Goalpara district of Assam....   | Read..
 

CM shows just why IT is YT in Bihar

Lalu Prasad once shunned technology as “Yeh IT-YT kya hota hai” but not too long ago he woke up to its charm. Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi is a self...   | Read..
 

MP gets summons in deposit scandal

The CBI is expected to step up its investigation into the money deposit scam after Diwali. The central investigating agency has summoned BJD Lok Sabha member Ramachandra Hans...   | Read..
 

Forest dwellers agree to move out of Similipal

Similipal authorities have taken an initiative to shift a tribal settlement from its core area — a major step for conferring the national park status on the wildlif...   | Read..
 

Tussar turnaround man to take a bow

Too few good men. ...   | Read..
 
A pile of chairs is jammed up against the door to prevent anyone from entering the Conservative Party caucus room on Parliament Hill in Ottawa shortly after the shooting began on Wednesday morning. (Reuters)
Shooting at Canada Parliament
 
 
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