The Telegraph
Monday , January 7 , 2013
Since 1st March, 1999

Dad tells the world daughter’s name

Two British tabloids — the Sunday Mirror and the Sunday People — today carried the same interview with the father of the Delhi rape victim in which he has named his 23-year-old daughter....   | Read..

SC ‘gravity’ caution

Courts must not be swayed by the gravity of an offence and convict innocent people on the basis of “far-fetched conjectures and surmises”, the Supreme Court h...   | Read..

Witness plea by ‘rapists’

Two of the six accused in the bus gang-rape case today told a court they wanted to turn witnesses in a desperate bid to get away with a lighter sentence, though some lawyers ...   | Read..

Cold wave deaths

The whole of north India remained in the grip of a severe cold wave today, with 23 more people succumbing in various parts of the region. ...   | Read..

MLA wanted for woman’s murder

A Congress MLA from Himachal Pradesh has been on the run for six weeks after a 24-year-old woman BEd student was found dead on a Haryana street, ears chopped off and head...   | Read..
Shah Rukh Khan at a party in Mumbai on Saturday. (Fotocorp)
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Karuna names his choice: Stalin

DMK chief M. Karunanidhi today said he would back his younger son Stalin to succeed him and eve...   | Read..

Prejudice pours in gender debate

Sangh chief Mohanrao Bhagwat has waded into blunderland again with his comments on gender, this...   | Read..

Delhi eases flat norms

The Delhi government has relaxed norms for construction of additional floors in residential flats with multiple ownership, t...   | Read..

Brainstorm and forget

The Congress is busy preparing for its brainstorming session in Jaipur, but most of the lofty goals set at a similar con...   | Read..

Winter damper & hilsa hope for Calcutta

The high concentration of fine particulate pollutants in Calcutta’s air and the fumes from diesel-run vehicles may...   | Read..

Scientists roll sleeves to raise fish yield

Indian scientists are embarking on a project that promises to spruce up the Bengali platter....   | Read..

Firing flares across LoC

A deadly exchange of fire between Indian and Pakistan troops along the Line of Control in north Kashmir’s Uri sect...   | Read..