The Telegraph
Monday , December 17 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Gujarat’s unique urban voter muscle

No one is quite sure whether the unprecedented voter turnout — 70.75 per cent — in the first phase of the Gujarat elections will help or mar Narendra Modi’s goal of winning at least 120 seats but it has had a singular effect in areas going to the polls in the second phase....   | Read..

Gandhi kin faces ire of CM ‘devotees’

Tushar Gandhi’s plan to discuss politics over a cuppa in Ahmedabad has flopped, leaving the great-grandson of Gandhi to bitterly comment that if you’re not a ...   | Read..

Italy minister looks up sailors

Italy’s defence minister Giampaolo Di Paolo today visited two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen off the Kerala coast, stepping up pressure to allow them ...   | Read..

Trinamul makes foray in Jaipur

Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamul Congress made its formal foray into Rajasthan yesterday, opening an office with a puja and a havan hours before the start of a mon...   | Read..

Bolly warms to Sena biopic

Uddhav Thackeray is wining and dining top Bollywood directors to immortalise his late father on celluloid, now that his hopes of having a memorial to Balasaheb at Shivaji...   | Read..
Sharmila Tagore at a car rally in memory of husband Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi in Bhopal on Sunday. (PTI)
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Malik words shrugged off

Rehman Malik was never invited when P. Chidambaram was home minister partly because of his penc...   | Read..

Jacintha coffin taken home

The body of Jacintha Saldanha, the London nurse believed to have committed suicide after a hoax...   | Read..

Centre moves to tame cable cartels

The government plans to rein in cable operators in cities other than metros, where digitisation has started....   | Read..

Siachen avalanche kills jawans

Six army jawans were killed and another was missing after an avalanche in Siachen today, seven months after 140 deaths i...   | Read..

Probe nails scientists in GM cotton scandal

An expert committee probing a scandal relating to India’s first public sector-developed genetically modified (GM) ...   | Read..