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Tuesday , January 31 , 2012
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SC upholds Swamy petition against PMO
The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that filing of a complaint under the Prevention of Corruption Act is a constitutional right of a citizen and the competent authority should take a decision on giving the sanction within four months. ...  | Read.. 
Paswan's LJP to contest all 403 seats in UP
Updated: Tuesday 16:47 HRS (IST)
Releasing his party manifesto for Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday said his party would contest on all 403 seats i ...  | Read.. 
Kasab not given fair trial: Amicus curiae to SC
Updated: Tuesday 14:57 HRS (IST)
The sole convict in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case, Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, on Tuesday contended before the Supreme Court that he was not given a free and fair trial ...  | Read.. 
GDP growth for 2010-11 down to 8.4%
Updated: Tuesday 13:10 HRS (IST)
The government on Tuesday revised the economic growth rate for 2010-11 to 8.4 per cent from the earlier estimate of 8.5 per cent. ...  | Read.. 
Imm-portance of education
The men seem to be calm, the captains of industry, the sportsfan execs, the media types. The women are not calm. Still, after all these years. Standing at the back of the hall ...  | Read.. 
HC rejects Das’s plea for life
Gauhati High Court today dismissed the writ petition filed by death-row convict Mahendra Nath Das to commute his death sentence to life imprisonment, thus vacating the stay o ...  | Read.. 
Turn the other cheek & tweet
A slap on vendor Mohamed Bouazizi led to tragedy and resounded across the world to launch an epoch-making event the Tunisian Jasmine Revolution that heralded the Arab Sprin ...  | Read.. 
Tamar leads in hunt for gold reserves
Tamar promises to be a veritable goldmine with deposits of the yellow metal surpassing 7 million tonnes, Geological Survey of India (GSI) explorations have revealed, a fi ...  | Read.. 
MLA grill session today
Vigilance bureau will begin interrogating five legislators from tomorrow, six months after the Election Commission asked the state government to probe allegations of brib ...  | Read.. 
Imran Khan delivers the Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture, a joint initiative of Bengal Club and The Telegraph, in Calcutta on Monday. Sharmila Tagore (beamed on screen from among the audience) screened a documentary on MAK Pataudi and addressed the gathering after the lecture. Picture by Amit Datta
Imm-portance of education
IIMs get more freedom to run affairs
The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are set to enjoy more freedom in managing their affa ...  | Read..
Army holds back order
The army has held back the retirement order on its chief, Gen. V.K. Singh, who has challenged t ...  | Read..
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Cong lines up leaders for heartland
Positive inputs from Punjab and Uttarakhand on polling trends have encouraged the Congress to pour ...   | Read.. 
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For Tiger, from a leader
Imran Khan felicitates Sharmila Tagore after delivering the inaugural Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lectur...   | Read.. 
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Nandi murder charge on absconder Seth
CPM leader Lakshman Seth has been accused of murder in a CID chargesheet over the disappearance of ...   | Read.. 
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Bus strike stokes chaos
Around 300 private buses stayed off streets today, leaving commuters stranded across the city. Auto...   | Read.. 
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Tribals set to get back land
The North Dinajpur district administration has started the proceedings to return more than 70 acres...   | Read.. 
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The year of the dragon
I do not belong to the charmed circle of China specialists in India. My views are those of an observ...   | Read.. 
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'Test cricket has to be the priority, not T20'
The iconic Imran Khan has blamed India's over-emphasis on Twenty20 cricket for the disaster Down Un...   | Read.. 
International RSSMore.. 
Haqqani ban lifted
Pakistan's Supreme Court today eased tension in the country's worst crisis in civilian-military tie...   | Read.. 
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Govt gas comfort for RIL
The oil ministry has asked Reliance Industries to withdraw its arbitration proceedings as there was...   | Read.. 
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Akshaye's Satire
The promos of Gali Gali Chor Hai give the impression of a comedy but there seems to be a strong soci...   | Read.. 
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Main artery on revamp map
Think Ranchi. Think congested Main Road. Well, not for long. If the capital's guardians have their w...   | Read.. 
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Nunisa wants Dimasa bhaona
The Dilip Nunisa-led mother faction of Dimasa militant outfit will soon move Asam Xatra Mahasabha,...   | Read.. 
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Cong set for heartland toil
Positive inputs from Punjab and Uttarakhand on polling trends have encouraged the Congress to pour ...   | Read..