The Telegraph
Monday , September 10 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Enter, the speaking President

President Pranab Mukherjee today spoke freely on contemporary issues of governance, economy and politics, which his predecessors rarely did but which has become his wont. But like always, he took care not to drift into the government’s domain....   | Read..

Sena tosses Sushma into PM cauldron

Bal Thackeray today flagged Sushma Swaraj as the “ideal” prime ministerial candidate for the NDA, further churning the already boiling leadership cauldron....   | Read..

Isro lights up PM’s coal days

It required a successful 100th mission by Isro to bring a lingering smile on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s face, which for the past month had been “darkened...   | Read..

Akhilesh dole with eye on 2014

As Vijay Kumar accepted the first unemployment allowance cheque given out by chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, he stooped to touch the feet of Mulayam Singh Yadav who was st...   | Read..

Sedition charge on cartoonist

Kanpur-based cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, arrested for posting purported seditious content on his website, was today remanded in police custody till September 16 by a local cour...   | Read..
President Pranab Mukherjee confers an award on a student of the Ved Pathsala at Tirupati on Sunday. (RB-Photo)
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Kurien didn’t drink milk, he lived it

Verghese Kurien, who never drank milk but transformed a milk-deficient country into the world’...   | Read..

Bank gored in buffalo case

The Supreme Court has rapped the Gurgaon Gramin Bank for dragging a village woman all the way t...   | Read..

Test-less primary schools under glare

A government-appointed panel has warned against schoolchildren being promoted till Class VIII without any sort of testin...   | Read..

Salary for wives

Homemakers may soon start getting monthly salaries from their husbands with the government mulling a proposal which would ma...   | Read..