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Wednesday , October 12 , 2011
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Rahulís Lokpal on table
The government intends to make the Lokpal a constitutional authority, law minister Salman Khurshid said tonight, breathing life into a “game-changer” proposal mooted by Rahul Gandhi. ...  | Read.. 
No permission to Advani's rally on Rly premises
Updated at 17.10 hrs (IST)
The district administration today refused permission for senior BJP leader L K Advani's rally at a railway ground in Mughalsarai later ...  | Read.. 
HC acquits ex-IPS officer in Shivani murder case
Updated at 16.40 hrs (IST)
The Delhi High Court today acquitted former senior IPS officer Ravi Kant Sharma and two others in the sensational killing of journalist Shivani ...  | Read.. 
Unity on lips, CM serenades Dar(jee)ling
Mamata Banerjee today took a bouquet of promises and sobriquets to the Darjeeling Mall, reaching out to the hills with an effervescence rarely displayed by any chief mini ...  | Read.. 
Scholar at Presidency helm
Malabika Sarkar, a retired professor of English literature from Jadavpur University, will be the new vice-chancellor of Presidency, where she studied as an undergraduate many ...  | Read.. 
Code buster in police net
The vigilance bureau today arrested the man accused of tampering with numeric codes of candidates who appeared for the second civil services examination conducted by Jharkhan ...  | Read.. 
Bechimari mourns jute martyrs
The pile of jute sticks arranged cone-like and glistening in the sun stood tall over the congregation as they offered prayers at the janaja of Syed Ali. ...  | Read.. 
Dhoni has no time: Munda
Jharkhand may have committed a marketing blunder by not flaunting Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s state connections, but no one in the ruling establishment, least of all the chie ...  | Read.. 
The Lokpal will be more powerful than the Election Commission
Salman Khurshid
Dawood aide caught by Scotland Yard
Iqbal Mirchi, a D-Company gangster who left India just before the 1993 blasts, was arrested tod ...  | Read..
Cyber security worry on PM mind
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today asked the armed forces to create and run secure cyber netwo ...  | Read..
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