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Thursday , June 7 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Infrastructure push to counter ‘paralysis’

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today set ambitious infrastructure targets for this financial year, pushing an entire array of projects to counter the perception of a policy paralysis....   | Read..

Mukul plays truant for poll

Railway minister Mukul Roy today skipped a meeting of infrastructure ministries called by the Prime Minister as he was campaigning for a bypoll to the Mant segment in Mat...   | Read..

Gogoi jibe at Sangma

P.A. Sangma’s bid to become President represents the first time a candidate is campaigning for himself, Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi said today....   | Read..

Call for President of stature

Wanted, a head of state with an “aura”. ...   | Read..

Tihar nod to daily phone calls for all

Former telecom minister A. Raja queued up to make a call, as did a bevy of phone czars, but the likes of Khobad Ghandy remained “on hold”....   | Read..
Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan are getting married on October 16, Saif’s sister Soha Ali Khan has confirmed. ...  | Read
Nation Briefs
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IPS officer wasn’t murdered: CBI

The CBI today chargesheeted the driver of a tractor-trolley that ran over an IPS officer who tr...   | Read..

Cut private calls at work, Kerala tells staff

Trrring! You may not have to cool your heels in a government office in the future while the off...   | Read..

Plan panel rejects stink on toilets

The Planning Commission today clarified that Rs 35 lakh wasn’t spent on two of its toilets but an entire block of ...   | Read..

Pratibha scraps visit

President Pratibha Patil today cancelled a scheduled visit to a dairy in Baramati, hours after it was brought to her not...   | Read..

Raja can go home

Former telecom minister A. Raja, who received bail in the 2G case last month, was today allowed by a Delhi court to visit hi...   | Read..

Deemed route plan for foreign varsities

Deadlocked in Parliament, the Centre is exploring a short cut to let foreign universities into India as deemed universit...   | Read..

Blood test to predict post-surgery death risk

A simple blood test may predict the risk of death from unexpected heart attacks after non-cardiac surgery and allow doct...   | Read..

CBSE test with open books

The Central Board of Secondary Education is planning to start open-book board exams for Classes X and XII from 2013....   | Read..

Delhi wary of guns in Bay

Fears that the Bay of Bengal could turn into an American lake under the United States’ new Asia-Pacific military s...   | Read..

US plucks defence thorn in India side

The US is pulling out the stops to take “lynchpin” India on board its new defence and security policy that f...   | Read..

Rs 900cr for office & tunnel for SC

The country’s top court is set to get a spanking new office, just across the road. And just to make sure that lawy...   | Read..