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Bamboo stairway to peril

Apr 28, 2017
For Roshni Srivastava, a young mother living less than 30km from Calcutta, the shortest route to her son's school demands a precarious perch on a jetty that wobbles with every wave that splashes by.   | Read..

Court: No excuse, set up Lokpal

Apr 28, 2017
The Narendra Modi government today suffered a setback on the Lokpal with the Supreme Court directing it to proceed with the constitution of the country's first anti-graft...   | Read..

His Modi's voice? Not always

Apr 28, 2017
Home minister Rajnath Singh appears to be the lone member in the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah dispensation taking a nuanced, if not divergent, stand on multiple issues, standing...   | Read..

Ominous protests after militant attack

Apr 28, 2017
A pre-dawn suicide attack on a Kashmir army camp left a captain and two soldiers dead today while a mob peppered the troops with slogans and stones throughout the follow-up...   | Read..

Consumer shield in real estate rules

Apr 28, 2017
The Bihar government today stepped in to protect the interests of consumers and bring transparency in the burgeoning and unwieldy realty sector by approving the Bihar Real...   | Read..

Waterway project flows on

Apr 28, 2017
The first phase of National Waterway No. 5 project from Kalinga Nagar to Paradip and Dhamra has moved forward with the completion of dredging covering an 11-km stretch in...   | Read..

House nod to new tax rule

Apr 28, 2017
The Jharkhand Goods and Services Tax Act-2017 was passed today by voice vote in the Assembly amidst protests by the JMM, but Hemant Soren and Co. restricted their demands...   | Read..

Centre's plea dismissed

Apr 28, 2017
The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea the government had filed seeking recall of two orders that had directed a probe into all cases where security forces are accused of...   | Read..
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