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Friday , June 8 , 2012
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Pension in letter, package on mind

The Union cabinet today skirted the pension bill under pressure from the Trinamul Congress, deferring a key measure just when the UPA was showing signs of addressing a perception of policy paralysis....   | Read..

Calcutta, have you seen this portrait sent 100 years ago?

An English marquess who is anxious to trace a portrait of his great-grandfather, who was viceroy of India from 1921-26, has said the missing painting could be “some...   | Read..

Cost of toll plaza queues: Rs 60000cr a year

Slow truck speeds on highways and delays at toll plazas are costing the country about Rs 60,000 crore a year, a recent survey suggests....   | Read..

Royal guest with a past

Prince Charles, who always goes out of his way to be generous to India and to Indians, has been seriously embarrassed through inviting a senior member of Britain’s ...   | Read..

Sonia ‘restraint’ advice on Trinamul

Sonia Gandhi today asked Bengal Congress chief Pradip Bhattacharya not to escalate tensions with ally Trinamul ahead of next month’s presidential election. ...   | Read..
Sachin Tendulkar, who took oath as Rajya Sabha member on Monday, has been allotted a bungalow on 5 Tughlak Lane (in picture above), opposite Rahul Gan ...  | Read
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Modi frowns, Joshi shut out

BJP president Nitin Gadkari has again given in to Narendra Modi’s diktat and refused Sanj...   | Read..

JNNURM buses to be redesigned

The shape and size of buses funded under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission ar...   | Read..

Govt bid to speed up child adoptions

The government is trying to simplify the process of adopting children so that it can be wrapped up in two to three month...   | Read..

Grace over Ganga? Take a history lesson

Having his official residence renamed “Grace” from “Ganga” seems to have caused Kerala’s e...   | Read..

SC rejects Nupur plea

The Supreme Court today refused to set aside a lower court order directing doctor couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar to face...   | Read..

Army officer in cockpit

The army’s top officer in Leh allegedly travelled in a commercial flight’s cockpit, where entry is strictly ...   | Read..

Equal opportunity push

Minority affairs minister Salman Khurshid today revived the debate on an Equal Opportunity Commission, saying the panel ...   | Read..

Bikram lifts VK’s ban

Army headquarters today lifted a discipline and vigilance ban on Lt Gen. Dalbir Singh Suhag who had been recommended for...   | Read..