The Telegraph
Wednesday , November 28 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Govt set for test, DMK on board

The Congress leadership today secured explicit support from its southern ally DMK on an FDI vote and sent out a message of unity in the ruling combine before working out a compromise with the Opposition for breaking the parliamentary deadlock. ...   | Read..

Exercise without statins better than statins without exercise

Regular exercise by people with abnormal cholesterol levels offers greater protection from the risk of premature death than the use of cholesterol-lowering agents called ..   | Read..

Yechury springs legal point

The CPM today claimed the government was legally bound to have its decision on allowing foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail ratified by Parliament and urged t...   | Read..

No. 13: Like dad, like son

If Abhijit Mukherjee keeps following in his father’s footsteps like he has done so far, Bengal could look forward to sending another honourable son to Rashtrapati B...   | Read..

Zakia timed out in riot case against Modi

A Gujarat court has ruled that Zakia Jafri, who had sought investigation against Narendra Modi in the 2002 riots, has lost the right to file a protest petition against th...   | Read..

Lanka satellite jitters

Sri Lanka launched its first communications satellite today in partnership with a Chinese state-owned space technology firm, the Sri Lanka partner said, adding to unease in I...   | Read..
Yashwant Sinha and Nitin Gadkari (in PTI picture above) after the BJP parliamentary party meeting in New Delhi on Tuesday. Gadkari faced a fresh salvo ...  | Read
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Cong finds a poll cash cow

The Congress appears to have found the slogan for the next election: “Aapka paisa aapk...   | Read..

Kargil hero dad takes torture plea to SC

The father of a young officer killed in the 1999 Kargil war has moved the Supreme Court asking ...   | Read..

Funds hurdle for Vivekananda bash

The culture ministry’s plans for the 150-year celebrations of Swami Vivekananda have hit a hurdle, with the financ...   | Read..

RAW and IB get new bosses

The Centre has appointed Alok Joshi and S. Asif Ibrahim as head of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and the Intelligence...   | Read..

Film’s labour pangs

The baby has been delivered, but those who filmed its birth have gone into “labour”....   | Read..