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Wednesday , January 30 , 2013
Since 1st March, 1999

Govt digs in heels on right to pick
CBI chief

The government appears to have accepted many crucial recommendations of the Rajya Sabha select committee on the Lokpal and Lokayuktas bill and even taken tentative steps towards ensuring the autonomy of the Central Bureau of Investigation....   | Read..

Kamal film ban lifted after 7-hour hearing

Madras High Court today permitted the screening of Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu after passing an interim stay on the state’s 15-day ban on...   | Read..

Fiery exit for desi girl from British soap

Shobna Gulati, a well-known actress of Indian origin, is being written out from Coronation Street, a long-running TV soap, in a fire tragedy that reduces a pub to ...   | Read..

Probity panel? Taint no bar

If a political party’s probity monitors need to be above suspicion, nobody seems to have told the Madhya Pradesh Congress....   | Read..

Back-to-back rhino killings

Poachers have killed two rhinos in two days at Kaziranga, prompting Assam forest minister Rakibul Hussain to call for a CBI probe into the racket....   | Read..
An event on the eve of Mahatma Gandhi’s death anniversary in Moradabad. (PTI)
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Gujarat challenge for funds release

The “Gujarat factor” has come in the way of the urban development ministry’s ...   | Read..

Sena backs Sushma, BJP unruffled

A senior Shiv Sena leader today named Sushma Swaraj as his party’s choice for NDA Prime Minister...   | Read..

Ground tussle with army ends

The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to end its battle with the army over ownership of Shimla’s Anandale Ground,...   | Read..

SC rejects gang rape transfer petition

The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea to transfer out of Delhi the trial relating to the December 16 gang rape of a 2...   | Read..

Skull near home of Jatin-Lalit’s missing kin

A chance find by a British bird-watcher has led Mumbai police to the skeletal remains of a woman suspected to be the mis...   | Read..

Silent heart worry in sexual dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction in men may be a signature of silent, unrecognised cardiovascular disease, independent studies from In...   | Read..

Ragging action, four months late

The School of Planning and Architecture here suspended seven students yesterday after sitting on a ragging complaint for...   | Read..

Herding villagers to body bomb site a mistake: Cop

A posse of Jharkhand Jaguar jawans stopped our car as it left Amwatikar village in Latehar last week. ...   | Read..

Yeddy rebels go, govt safe

The resignations of 12 Karnataka BJP MLAs loyal to breakaway leader B.S. Yeddyurappa were accepted tonight, but the party...   | Read..