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Tuesday , June 19 , 2012
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Pakistan Prime Minister Gilani is ruled ineligible for office by Supreme Court

Updated: Tuesday, 15.02 hrs (IST)
Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday declared Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani ineligible for office, plunging the country into another political crisis....   | Read..

FDI in India down by 41% in April

Updated: Tuesday, 15.02 hrs (IST)
Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India has declined by 41 per cent to $1.85 billion in April, from $3.12 billion for the same month of 2011. ...   | Read..

Govt determined to take tough decisions to revive economy: PM

Updated: Tuesday, 13.21 hrs (IST)
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said his government is determined to take “tough” decisions, including on controlling subsidies, to reverse the expansion...   | Read..

Shiv Sena to support Pranab

Updated: Tuesday, 12.26 hrs (IST)
Giving a major boost to the United Progressive Alliance or UPA Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee, key National Democratic Alliance or NDA constituent Shiv Sena h...   | Read..

Yeddyurappa camp sets three-day deadline to Karnataka CM

Updated: Tuesday, 15.10 hrs (IST)
The B S Yeddyurappa camp in ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka on Tuesday set a three-day deadline to Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda to convene the legislat...   | Read..

Congress towards Mamata

The UPA is seeking to use the opportunity gifted by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to persuade Mamata Banerjee to abandon the path of confrontation and gently nudge P.A. Sangma ....   | Read..

Didi’s unwanted test

The Trinamul Congress has laid down an immediate agenda: make A.P.J. Abdul Kalam feel wanted despite his refusal to run for President again and figure out if the party is...   | Read..

How Gupta went out of way to court jail

There is a lesson for Indians in the Rajat Gupta case, in which one of the biggest Indian American success stories unravelled last week after the conviction of the former wor...   | Read..

Seamy side of schooling

If you are a needy child — boy or girl doesn’t matter — from the margins and are lucky to have bagged a berth at a government-run residential school, welcom...   | Read..

Laptops, maps to nourish Saranda

Saranda forests, home to Asia’s largest reserve of the Shorea robusta, has in recent times seen everything from ministers to CRPF men, from gelatine sticks t...   | Read..
Gupta leaves the federal court in New York on Friday. (AP)
How Gupta went out of way to court jail
Quote of the day
The world is in deep trouble
Manmohan Singh
after arriving in Mexico for the G20 summit
Nation RSS
BJP loses Kalam and Sena's vote
L.K. Advani and loyalists Sushma Swaraj and Ananth Kumar were today left isolated in the BJP and th...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Girl's true grit in golden lift
Around the time Nalin Haldar casts his net for catch to keep the clay oven at home aflame, his 18-ye...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Cong rally in ally city citadel
The state Congress today hit the streets to protest alleged Trinamul terror and threaten retaliatio...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Monsoon magic in sight
Monsoon is at the striking distance. Before you watch Priyanka Chopra and Shahid Kapoor's rain dance...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Sales tax window for hill traders
The state government has allowed traders here to file sales tax returns manually for July 1, 2011-...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Light in the darkness
So we are all monarchists now. Well, not quite, but ' unusually ' I am not in this instance among th...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
In October, Bopanna wantedto partner Paes at the Games
Here's one for Ripley's Believe It or Not!   | Read.. 
International RSS
Suu Kyi walks on with Bono
Aung San Suu Kyi and Bono joined forces today as the Myanmar democracy activist's European tour mov...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Rate status quo stuns all
Reserve Bank governor Duvvuri Subbarao stunned the Street once again: this time by refusing to cut ...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Brace for muck of a monsoon
Where there is drain, there is distress ' a city that knows it, must prepare to face it, because its...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Flood toll rises to six in Assam
The first wave of floods in the state claimed four more lives today, taking the death toll since ye...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
The longing for the monsoon ended this afternoon for residents of the twin cities. However, the rai...   | Read..