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Friday , July 13 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Hamlet and other reasons milk is good

American food scientist Bruce German today extolled the virtues of milk at Europe’s largest science conference here — for reasons other than what grandmothers have known down the ages. ...   | Read..

Centre plea to SC on sex trade

The Centre today opposed in the Supreme Court a reference on allowing sex workers to operate “with dignity”, saying it would violate the Immoral Traffic (Preventi...   | Read..

Jackpot in pocket, 80-year-old sits on dharna

Garments seller Kishen Chand, 80, is used to sitting long hours on pavements but never before have the stakes been Rs 1 crore....   | Read..

Govt cites FDI worry in auction

The Centre today cited foreign direct investment (FDI) concerns over the Supreme Court’s 2G judgment prescribing auction of all natural resources to urge a larger b...   | Read..

Two deputies for Shettar

Jagadish Shettar was today sworn in as Karnataka chief minister, becoming the third head of the state in four years. ...   | Read..

Mamata woos Bengali investors in US

Like many facets of Mamata Banerjee’s political trajectory, this has also begun as a gamble. And very appropriately, in Las Vegas, the gambling capital of the world...   | Read..
UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi shakes hands with Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at her residence in New Delhi on Thursday. (PTI)
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Rules to help tribals assert forest rights

The Centre today announced fresh guidelines to protect the rights of forest dwellers and “...   | Read..

From ring to arc lights

Champion Dara Singh lost a bout on Thursday — his last....   | Read..

Pranab writes to all voters

Pranab Mukherjee has sent letters to all MPs and MLAs, including those of Trinamul, seeking their support for next week&...   | Read..

Highway thrust for Sonia turf

Rae Bareli will get a new 166km two-lane highway as part of a connectivity thrust lined up for Sonia Gandhi’s Lok ...   | Read..