The Telegraph
Thursday , January 31 , 2013
Since 1st March, 1999

Viet Cong smoke in helicopter fire

Indian Air Force investigators probing the January 18 incident in Chhattisgarh in which an Mi 17 was riddled with bullets by suspected Naxalites are studying if the rebels used a Viet Cong-style “false-flag” tactic to lure the helicopter within the range of their firearms....   | Read..

Uddhav hints at truce with Raj

Uddhav Thackeray today said “one cannot clap with a single hand” but would “welcome” any alliance move from Raj, signalling a possible rapprocheme...   | Read..

JU grad offers quick cancer-spotting hope

In 23 years, Jadavpur-educated American engineer Kunal Mitra has moved from monitoring a blast furnace in a Jamshedpur steel plant to promising the world a novel way to s...   | Read..

Not against Telangana, says Cong

The Congress today asserted, amid confusion on the Centre’s stand on Telangana, it was not against creation of a new state and the only question was about timing as...   | Read..

Rs 5-lakh fine on Calcutta doctor

A Calcutta-based doctor has been ordered to pay Rs 5.38 lakh to the son of a patient who died 12 years ago after being given blood of the wrong group....   | Read..
Actress Udita Goswami and director Mohit Suri at their wedding in Mumbai on Tuesday. (PTI)
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Delhi campus stage for Modi

Narendra Modi will mark his first public appearance outside Gujarat after winning the state ele...   | Read..

Home mortgaged, Haasan talks of following in Husain’s steps

Harassed, hounded and heavily mortgaged, actor Kamal Haasan today spoke of quitting Tamil Nadu ...   | Read..

SC clears air on adoptions

Parents can adopt a child from outside the family and such adoptions are valid as long as there’s nothing to show ...   | Read..

Cries for help feed Delhi’s Afghan worries

Restive over Pakistan’s centrality to their reconciliation roadmap, influential Afghan sections are lobbying New D...   | Read..

Jarring notes in parivar

A jab at the BJP from RSS ideologue M.G. Vaidya for spoiling Nitin Gadkari’s chances for party chief, a rap from R...   | Read..

Nitish gears for BJP split

BJP ally Janata Dal (United) today appeared reconciled to an eventual split with its partner, sources close to the party...   | Read..

PM makes ‘prompt’ promise to Verma

The Prime Minister has assured the Justice J.S Verma panel that the government would be “prompt” in pursuing...   | Read..

Unveiled: Gandhi’s letters to friend

The Gandhi-Kallenbach letters, bought by India for Rs 7 crore days before they were to be auctioned at Sotheby’s l...   | Read..