The Telegraph
Saturday , June 9 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

India at risk of losing Siachen watchtower

The Indian Air Force risks getting squeezed out of a base in Tajikistan that promised to be India’s only overseas military facility from which it could keep tabs on Pakistani and Chinese activities, including those on the Siachen glacier....   | Read..

Jagan rich? Think again

If the Telugu Desam Party’s Gunpati Deepak Reddy wins the June 12 by-election to the Rayadurg Assembly seat, he could become India’s richest elected lawmaker....   | Read..

Pune blast suspect killed in jail brawl

A suspect in an aborted Pune temple blast of 2010 was killed in Yerwada Jail allegedly during a scuffle with two fellow inmates on what could have been his last day in th...   | Read..

Kerala CPM

Kerala CPM rivals V.S. Achuthanandan and Pinarayi Vijayan met party general secretary Prakash Karat separately today, a day before their feud comes up before the politbur...   | Read..

Northeast syllabus cry

Students from the Northeast see education as the antidote to the harassment that many among them face when they go elsewhere in the country to study or work, and they are...   | Read..
Virat Kohli with an unidentified woman in Singapore on Thursday. Picture by Sachin Kadvekar/Fotocorp
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Mosquitoes in malaria fight

A team of US researchers, including a Calcutta biologist now back home, has identified a geneti...   | Read..

Steno envoy sparks ‘caste war’

New Delhi’s appointment of a stenographers’ cadre officer as envoy to North Korea l...   | Read..

Modi frowns, Joshi gets party boot

Sanjay Joshi has been booted out of the BJP for a second time on Narendra Modi’s orders. ...   | Read..

Sonia panel sends reminder

The Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council has sent a reminder to the government to do something more substantive fo...   | Read..

Dimple gets a walkover

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav’s wife Dimple is set to be elected to the Lok Sabha unopposed after th...   | Read..

Kanpur IIT wants own test

The Kanpur IIT senate tonight said it wants to hold a separate entrance test of its own next year because it disagrees w...   | Read..

Court calls VK as accused

The first army chief to take the government to court has also become the first former chief to be summoned as an accused...   | Read..