The Telegraph
Wednesday , September 26 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Pawar nephew quits, ally Cong scurries

Ajit Pawar, Maharashtra deputy chief minister and nephew of Sharad Pawar, resigned tonight and 20 more fellow NCP ministers put in their papers to the state party president, stunning coalition leader Congress following suspicions that it was cornering the junior partner in a corruption scandal....   | Read..

Sonia backs PM with best birthday gift

Sonia Gandhi gave Prime Minister Manmohan Singh a birthday gift a day in advance by ensuring explicit support for his tough economic decisions in the party’s highes...   | Read..

Delhi delegates Mamata protest

The Congress high command has given the Bengal unit permission to aggressively counter the Trinamul Congress although central leaders are avoiding a direct attack on Mama...   | Read..

Soldiers let down by new pension plan

Serving and retired military officers were today working out the impact of the government’s claim that it has substantially hiked pensions but were left mostly feel...   | Read..

Clarity on documents

The Centre has issued a directive asking officials to seek only the minimum number of documents required for claiming family pension following complaints of unnecessary haras...   | Read..
Ajit Pawar talks to the media after announcing his resignation in Mumbai on Tuesday. (PTI)
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Nupur free, witness dies in accident

An officer who investigated Aarushi Talwar’s 2008 murder died today of injuries suffered in an accident, the lates...   | Read..