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Saturday , December 29 , 2012
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Delhi police to hire more women constables

Delhi police will recruit more women constables to make city roads safer for women, the Union home minister said today....   | Read..

Telangana decision in a month: Govt

The Centre has set itself a one-month deadline to decide on statehood for Telangana, home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said today after an eight-party meeting....   | Read..

Delhi courts

Five special fast-track courts to deal with cases of sexual assault on women in Delhi will be set up by January 3, chief minister Sheila Dikshit said today. ...   | Read..

TRS protest looms

The TRS has slammed the Centre’s move to seek more time for a decision on Telangana and vowed to step up its agitation with a bandh tomorrow....   | Read..

Firing after mob stones ambulance

Security forces allegedly opened fire after a mob protesting the death of two Lashkar militants in an encounter today stoned an ambulance ferrying an army major and a cap...   | Read..
Kashmir on Friday came close to realising its dream of train connectivity with the outside world after Indian Railways held a successful trial run of ...  | Read
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Green delay hits highway

The National Highways Authority of India has again protested to the environment ministry after ...   | Read..

Stone swap for new Afghan parliament

Afghanistan’s new parliament building, which India is building at its own expense, was to...   | Read..

Nitish misses Didi twice in two weeks

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar touched down in Calcutta for the second time in a fortnight but the unscheduled trip m...   | Read..

SC clears air on age disputes

The matriculation certificate or the date-of-birth certificate issued by a school should be considered the primary evide...   | Read..

Sonia skips greetings for prayer

Sonia Gandhi cancelled the Congress’s New Year celebrations over the Delhi gang rape and Manmohan Singh promised s...   | Read..

No politics behind shift: Govt

External affairs minister Salman Khurshid today dismissed reports that the decision to shift the gang rape victim to Sin...   | Read..

Notice to cops on suicide

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has taken suo motu cognisance of the rape and suicide of a teenager, who killed hersel...   | Read..

Obscenity alert on TV comedy shows

A self-regulatory body of broadcasters has cautioned entertainment channels against airing shows loaded with obscene dia...   | Read..

Water sharing

Bengal today insisted that the opinion of states should be mandatory for sharing of water with any country, an apparent refe...   | Read..