The Telegraph
Sunday , June 17 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

In fight, BJP spies chance to woo allies

The BJP realises that the contest for President will be “notional” given the surge of support for Pranab Mukherjee but a section led by L.K. Advani believes it should still take a shot at one....   | Read..

Quiet Sonia meet before about-turn

The Congress seems to have struck a pact with the Samajwadi Party on the choice of Vice-President although Mulayam Singh Yadav today denied any deal and claimed the confi...   | Read..

Northeast cousins in south waters

Zoologists have reported the discovery of two new fish species unknown to science from rivers in Kerala and southern Karnataka, and one of them seems geographically separated ...   | Read..

Daughter rape slur

A French national who met his Indian wife while working at the consulate in Calcutta has been accused of raping their three-year-old daughter, police said after the child...   | Read..

Software snag delays IIT berth list

Over 16,000 shortlisted IIT-JEE candidates have been waiting for over 48 hours to know whether they have been allotted seats in any of the IITs....   | Read..
Dimple and Akhilesh Yadav after she won the Kannauj bypoll on Tuesday. (PTI)
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Green grandpa digs own grave

Next time you tell a wayward friend not to dig his own grave, think of Premjibhai Patel. It mig...   | Read..

Daya Nayak back at work

“Encounter specialist” Daya Nayak today made a surprise return to police duty, rein...   | Read..

To Mexico, with Europe on mind

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today left on an eight-day tour of Mexico and Brazil, one of the longest foreign visits of...   | Read..

Andhra gets third choice

Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy hugged every one of his victorious legislators and offered them an apple when they visited him in ...   | Read..

Power-less lives blamed on sadhus

Surtama, a 37-year-old woman from the mountains of Uttarkashi, was in the capital yesterday to express anger at having t...   | Read..