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Delhi protests against gang rape diverted to Jantar Mantar

Updated: 24 December 2012, Monday;14:15 hrs (IST)
A day after violent protests rocked the capital, scores of people, mostly school students, gathered on Monday at Jantar Mantar and asked the government to provide speedy justice to the accused in the gangrape case. ...   | Read..

Shinde appears to equate protesters with Maoists

Updated: 24 December 2012, Monday;18:30 hrs (IST)
As the political leadership struggled to deal with public anger over gangrape of a girl here, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday appeared to br...   | Read..

Why the protests sadden me

Delhi is a difficult city, as harsh and extreme as its weather. It is a city where the most powerful and the most wretched both reside, and in between the two extremes lies a vast....   | Read..

Why they make me proud

The subject does not come up at dinner tables. But it did on Friday evening when I was out with a group of friends. Someone had just met a visiting doctor who had been talking...   | Read..

Tragedy hits dignity drive

A freelance video journalist was killed in police firing as clashes between police and protesters continued to rage on Imphal streets on the second day of an indefinite strik...   | Read..

Vacuum at one-day pinnacle

Sachin Tendulkar’s decision to retire from the 50-over format hasn’t come as a shock, yet there’s a question: did The Master get the timing right?...   | Read..
A police officer and a lady show each other injuries suffered during the violence at Rajpath in New Delhi on Sunday. Picture by Prem Singh
Why the protests sadden me
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Nation RSS
Violence blame on 'hooligan' hijackers
The capital's iconic India Gate turned into a zone of violence this evening after police used tear ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Finally, it feels like Decembrrr!
Calcutta woke up to the coldest and haziest day of the season on Sunday with the sun going into hidi...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Road plan hits land hurdle
The Mamata Banerjee government's hands-off land acquisition policy has halted a 1,500km road projec...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Festive spirit to beat Xmas chill
This Christmas Day would be chilly. The maximum temperature could be 10 degrees below normal.   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
College to close in transfer protest
Bimal Gurung has directed the Gorkha Janmukti Vidyarathi Morcha to close down the Darjeeling Govern...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Time to dig deeper
The author is former director general, National Council of Applied Economic Research   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Sunny blames it on criticism
Sachin Tendulkar's one-day International career ended on Sunday, stuck on 49 centuries. As The Mast...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Pak backs Afghan talks
Pakistan's powerful army chief has made reconciling warring factions in Afghanistan a top priority,...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Coal cop thrust on reform
The government will be finalising this week a multi-member, independent coal regulatory authority, ...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
satyamev jayate   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Cold wave closes in
A sudden dip in minimum temperatures had Ranchi residents diving under the blanket on a Sunday the c...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Gangrape ripples spread and grow
As New Delhi burns in agony and rage over the gangrape and brutal assault of a 23-year-old, Meghala...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Evil intentions stalk streets
Sasmita, 26, employed with a jewellery store in the state capital, was walking home after work when...   | Read..