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Cabinet clears Lokpal bill, silent on CBI

The Lokpal Bill, intended to fight corruption at high posts in the government, was cleared by the cabinet today but the draft was silent on the contentious issue of the CBI chief’s appointment....   | Read..

Roof unsafe over Prime Minister’s head

If those in charge of running India are looking to set their house in order, they know where to start....   | Read..

VS graft fusillade at rival hits politburo

Kerala CPM veteran V.S. Achuthanandan yesterday hit out at the central leadership saying he was removed from the politburo for “backing the truth” in a corrup...   | Read..

Thirsty Delhi gets dam bill

The Himachal government has asked Delhi to bear a part of the cost of the Renuka dam project on a tributary of the Yamuna if the capital wanted to solve its drinking wate...   | Read..

Pawar prods PM to speed up on Telangana

Agriculture minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar today told the Prime Minister that delaying the creation of Telangana was not going to help, the first time a UPA ally has...   | Read..
Kamal Haasan with actress Pooja Kumar at a news conference in Mumbai on Thursday. (AP)
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SC relief for ‘brutal’ juvenile

The minor who was allegedly the most brutal in last month’s bus gang rape of a paramedic ...   | Read..

SC vetoes mass acquittals in sex slave case

The Supreme Court today set aside the acquittal of all the 36 accused in a gang rape case in wh...   | Read..

Antony delay barb at HAL

Union defence minister A.K. Antony took a swipe at a public sector company under his charge and embarrassed its chairper...   | Read..

Free speech at Rahul’s first meeting

Rahul Gandhi has straightaway done something his mother couldn’t in her 14 years as Congress president: provided a...   | Read..

Sangh plots Ram return with eye on 2014

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad is back in business after years, courtesy of the RSS. ...   | Read..

Fresh fee hike on IIT task force table

A task force on the IITs will meet on Saturday to discuss another fee hike to raise per-capita operational costs from st...   | Read..

Centre frowns on state film ‘nannies’

Information and broadcasting minister Manish Tewari today said he “did not support the manner in which” V...   | Read..

Plea for SC guidelines on speech freedom

The Supreme Court will tomorrow hear social scientist Ashis Nandy’s plea for quashing the FIRs registered against ...   | Read..

TB hideout found inside stem cells

Scientists, using bone marrow samples from members of the Idu Mishmi tribe in Arunachal Pradesh, have discovered the hid...   | Read..