The Telegraph
Friday , November 9 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Platform for Rahul to rate ministers

Tomorrow’s Samvad Baithak (dialogue session) of the Congress at Surajkund in Haryana will give Rahul Gandhi his first formal opportunity to assess the performance of ministers, though he has been looking into the party organisation’s work in most of the states for the past few month...   | Read..

Tatas to the rescue at Haldia port

The Calcutta Port Trust (CPT) has found a lifeline in a Tata firm to tide itself over the challenges thrown up by the Haldia port mess....   | Read..

Councillor suicide under dowry cloud

A young Delhi municipal councillor allegedly murdered her one-and-half-year-old daughter before committing suicide at her west Delhi residence early this morning....   | Read..

Rs 25 crore for Oxford centre

The finance ministry has approved Rs 25 crore for a proposed education and research centre at Oxford University to be named after Indira Gandhi....   | Read..

Cash cloud on arms purchase

India’s ambitious weapons purchase programme has hit a roadblock with the defence ministry’s coffers yet to be filled by the government. ...   | Read..
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Nation Briefs
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bullet Bhatt charged
bullet RTI junked
bullet Khurshid on UK aid
bullet Maxis deal
bullet RTE deadline

Wristy player turns wise politician

Politics has taught Mohammed Azharuddin — Azhar of the wristy elegance — three less...   | Read..

Lone-ranger wish

The Congress is tiptoeing around a proposal to try out a go-it-alone formula in the next Lok Sa...   | Read..

Maoist strike on ex-minister

A Congress leader who was at the forefront of the now-defunct anti-Maoist movement Salwa Judum was targeted by suspected...   | Read..

Scan on homemaker toil

Union minister Krishna Tirath has commissioned a nation-wide survey to determine how much time a woman spends on “...   | Read..