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Kejriwal in commando attack on govt: Ex-NSG man disabled in 26/11 says he got only Rs 4 lakh, no pension

Updated: 22 November 2012; Thursday; 16:21 hrs (IST)
A former commando of the National Security Guard (NSG) who was severely injured in the 26/11 battle with terrorists and had to quit the elite force as a result claimed on Thursday that he has not got any financial benefits or pension and the money ”gifted” to him and his colleagues. ...   | Read..

Army pushes back commando’s claims, says
Rs 20 lakh benefits paid,some left

Updated: 22 November 2012; Thursday; 20:46 hrs (IST)
All care has been taken to pay entitled benefits to Naik Surender Singh, who fought terrorists in the 26/11 attacks, and government was ready to look into his grievances, the Defence Ministry said Thursday....   | Read..

TMC bid to bring no-confidence motion fails

Updated: 22 November 2012; Thursday; 14:58 hrs (IST)
United Progressive Alliance (UPA) ally Trinamool Congress to bring a no-confidence motion against the government over Foreign Direct Investment ...   | Read..

RS paralysed on day one of Winter Session

Updated: 22 November 2012; Thursday; 14:45 hrs (IST)
Rajya Sabha could not function on the first day of the Winter Session of Parliament with issues like Foreign Direct Investment and reservation to Schedule Casts/Schedule ...   | Read..


New Delhi, Kartik 30, 1934
November 21, 2012
The petition for clemency filed by condemned prisoner Mohammed Ajmal Mohammed Amir Kasab was rejected by the President on 5th November, 2012. The sentence was executed today at 7.30am at Yerwada Central Prison, Yerwada, Pune....   | Read..

Awash with cheer and chill of the rope

The celebratory atmosphere triggered by Ajmal Kasab’s hanging appears driven by lingering but intense memories of the 26/11 attacks, perceptions of victory and oppo...   | Read..

In just 10 days, President delivers

President Pranab Mukherjee took 10 days to sign the death warrant of Ajmal Kasab....   | Read..

Swimming against clamour, lawyers say Afzal and Kasab cases not same

Community leaders and legal experts are unanimous that the crimes of Ajmal Kasab and Afzal Guru are distinct and say the same urgency cannot be applied to the case of the...   | Read..

Boy who took the wrong lane and ended up in a dungeon

Deep in my dungeon
I welcome you here
Deep in my dungeon
I worship your fear ...   | Read..

A blip, if that, in Pak ties

This will be a passing blip, if that, in the jagged course of India-Pakistan ties. Ajmal Kasab was a trifling in the 26/11 terror project, his extermination is unlikely t...   | Read..
Quote of the day
It does bring a sense of closure for me and my family
Daughter of Vijay Salaskar, a
police officer who died fighting the 26/11 terrorists

Nation RSS
In glory, Shinde's list misses PM and Sonia
Home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde wasn't willing to share his hour of glory with anyone ' not even ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Wanted: room at Writers'
The expansion of the state council of ministers on Wednesday has resulted in a space crunch at Write...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Rejig focus on rural polls
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today shuffled her council of ministers not only with an eye on the ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Open court to record statement
An open court would be conducted in the city on Thursday and Friday to ascertain the cause of the Mo...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Deadline on GTA subjects
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today set a December-end deadline for the state government to transfer v...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Goddesses by the lake
The local people who frequent the area have begun referring to it as the “thakur-der gallery”. An ab...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
We grew up watching
Almost seven years after getting past Sunil Gavaskar's record of 34 Test hundreds, Sachin Tendulkar...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Hamas, Israel agree to truce, says Hillary
Israel and Hamas agreed to a ceasefire today after eight days of lethal fighting over the Gaza Stri...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Chamber poser stumps minister
Bengal industries minister Partha Chatterjee today faced some uncomfortable questions on the lack o...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
The Dutta Darlings
We met the Dutta Vs Dutta director and his three main women at Top View, on Lee Road, this Diwali af...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Past blocks road to future
Call it a historical hurdle.   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Bharali gets 4-year RI for corruption
Sanghamitra Bharali, a former Assam Assembly employee who hit the headlines for her alleged secret ...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Vandals blow light out of beauty
One hand repairs and restores while another damages and vandalises.   | Read..