The Telegraph
Thursday, December 14, 2017
 

Poll panel blots out Rahul interviews

First published on 14-Dec-2017
The Election Commission of India sent a notice to Rahul Gandhi for giving interviews to television channels that were telecast on Wednesday, in an unusual poll-eve gag order issued on a complaint...   | Read..

'No-abuse' pledge for teachers

First published on 14-Dec-2017
Teachers of St. Xavier's Collegiate School in Calcutta will have to sign an undertaking that they will abide by the school's norms for protection of "minors and...   | Read..

Rahul speaks of love, tears

First published on 14-Dec-2017
Rahul Gandhi appeared relaxed in television interviews ahead of the final phase of polling in Gujarat, saying he had done his work in the state and was not worried about...   | Read..

Unitech blow to Centre

First published on 14-Dec-2017
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed an order of the national company law tribunal (NCLT) issued on December 8 that had allowed the Centre to take over the management of...   | Read..

Singh keeps up heat on Modi

First published on 14-Dec-2017
The Congress has decided not to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi off the hook for accusing his predecessor Manmohan Singh of conspiring with Pakistan on the Gujarat election.   | Read..

Aadhaar hearing

First published on 14-Dec-2017
A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra will on Thursday decide on a batch of applications seeking a stay on the Centre's alleged coercive...   | Read..

BJP backs CM's river stance

First published on 14-Dec-2017
The Odisha BJP unit on Wednesday supported the Naveen Patnaik government in its fight against Chhattisgarh in the Mahanadi water-sharing issue.   | Read..

Jury out on new districts

First published on 14-Dec-2017
Chief minister Nitish Kumar's announcement on Tuesday that Bihar will get more districts has touched off a debate on whether there is a need to add to the list of 38.   | Read..

Ex-CM Koda guilty in coal scam

First published on 14-Dec-2017
Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda, former state chief secretary Ashok Kumar Basu and Union coal secretary Harish Chandra Gupta were on Wednesday found guilty of...   | Read..

Garden owners fire on workers, 13 hurt

First published on 14-Dec-2017
At least 13 tea workers were injured when owners of Bogidhola tea estate in Assam's Golaghat district fired on them over a bonus dispute on Wednesday.   | Read..

Pink & ivory wedding

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Anushka Sharma said she wanted to "look like a Sabyasachi bride" and the Calcutta designer gifted the actress a dream look. Sabyasachi Mukherjee, who designed the...   | Read..

Focused Rahul spies 'victory'

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The pictures showing Prime Minister Narendra Modi aboard a seaplane on the Sabarmati are "wonderful", but they are a "distraction" from the real...   | Read..

Sharad 'shames' Modi

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Veteran politician Sharad Pawar on Tuesday condemned the Prime Minister's insinuations against predecessor Manmohan Singh with a "shame on you" and Rahul Gandhi...   | Read..

Seaplane spectacle for Modi

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took off in a seaplane from the Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad and landed near a dam 180km away before offering prayers at a temple as...   | Read..

Cancer care cost advice

First published on 13-Dec-2017
A second opinion service for cancer patients in India has provided a vast majority of its patients treatment plans tailored for costs and access issues, a study has found.   | Read..

12 courts for MP, MLA trials

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The Centre on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court that it had decided to set up 12 special courts in different parts of the country to dispose of within a year 1,581 cases...   | Read..

Green nod for bridge must

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on Tuesday asserted that work on the second bridge over the Brahmani river near Rourkela would start only after the state...   | Read..

PM proposes, PU ducks

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Patna University (PU) has given the cold shoulder to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invitation to bid for Institution of Eminence status.   | Read..

Clean chit for Hansda book

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The state government has found nothing objectionable in Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar's award winning book, The Adivasi Will Not Dance, the Assembly was informed on Tuesday,...   | Read..

Bandh in Tinsukia today over killings

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Blockades and bandh calls over the killing of a small tea grower and his son by Ulfa (I) in Assam's Tinsukia district marked Tuesday.   | Read..
Narendra Modi greets Manmohan Singh at Parliament House on the 16th anniversary of the Parliament attack on Wednesday.   | Read..
 
Quote of the Day

I know she would have liked this gift from me

ROHIT SHARMA

dedicating his third double century to his wife Ritika on their second marriage anniversary