The Telegraph
Wednesday , December 19 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Bus beasts partied before night run

The driver of the chartered bus and five others accused in the gang rape of the 23-year-old paramedic student had partied before setting out for a “joy ride” on Sunday evening, police said today....   | Read..

Violence fits in with gang rape pattern

A combination of individual personality traits and socio-cultural factors may explain the actions of the perpetrators of the brutal rape and assault of a 23-year-old woma...   | Read..

Left to rot

The statue of Tapasi Malik guards the entrance of Bajemelia village in Singur. Tapasi, who died six years ago on December 18 at the height of Trinamul’s land agitation h...   | Read..

Cricket ad row resolved

This battle went right down to the slog overs, but without a ball being bowled....   | Read..

MPs for curbs on media

Members cutting across party lines today clamoured for a clampdown on the media in the Lok Sabha in the light of allegations of paid news and the bribery charge against Z...   | Read..
The all-weather Agusta AW 139 helicopter, which the late Andhra chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy chose not to wait for before taking off on his i ...  | Read
Nation Briefs
bullet Chief swap
bullet Surgery mess
bullet Facebook duo
bullet Marines case

SC notice to govt for discount on drugs

The Supreme Court has issued notice to the Centre on a PIL urging that medicines, surgical impl...   | Read..

BJP guessing game on next Modi move

Exit poll predictions about Narendra Modi’s return as Gujarat chief minister for a third ...   | Read..

Subrata’s money & justice theory

Minister Subrata Mukherjee today joined the Trinamul bandwagon of those making comments against the judiciary, raising q...   | Read..

Hike in veterans’ benefits

The defence ministry will hike the post-retirement benefits of veteran soldiers from January, nearly three months after ...   | Read..

Garden memorial for Sena

A month-long drama over a memorial to Bal Thackeray at Shivaji Park appeared to end today when the Shiv Sena-run Brihanm...   | Read..

Amethi ‘model’ for Kashmir

Rahul Gandhi took Omar Abdullah on a tour of Amethi today, two months after he visited Srinagar and vowed to work with t...   | Read..

Land bill put off to next session

The Centre today deferred consideration of the land acquisition bill to the budget session, bowing to Opposition demand....   | Read..

Mallya’s Tirupati gold

Vijay Mallya gave away 3kg of gold to the Balaji temple in Tirumala on his 57th birthday today, part of a larger promise...   | Read..