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Friday , February 15 , 2013
Since 1st March, 1999

Govt reveals ‘Skyfall’ trail to Vajpayee

The Union government today came out with a chronology of events leading to the choice of the AgustaWestland “Skyfall” VVIP chopper that shows that Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s office had asked the Indian Air Force to change specifications following which the Anglo-Italian firm went ...   | Read..

UP governor faces paper balls

Slogan-shouting legislators of the BSP hurled paper balls at the governor in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly today as he struggled to explain the government’s stand on t...   | Read..

Congress pro-poor plea to PC

Congress leaders today pleaded with finance minister P. Chidambaram to not compromise on social sector schemes despite constraints of a sliding economy as the party has t...   | Read..

Cong voice in chorus for Afzal body

Congress leaders from Jammu and Kashmir are lobbying the high command to persuade the Centre to hand over Afzal Guru’s body to his family — a demand that has ...   | Read..

Omar forwards appeal

The Omar Abdullah government has forwarded to the Centre a plea from Afzal Guru’s family for the return of his body....   | Read..
Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with daughter Aradhya in Bhopal on Thursday. (PTI)
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Nasheed to stay at mission

Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed will stay in the Indian embassy in Male until a caret...   | Read..

Request for concessions for home buyers

House-hunters, time to get cracking....   | Read..

BJP sharpens twin knives

The BJP seems determined to hammer on at the helicopter “scam” and the “rape” allegations agains...   | Read..

SC seeks details on security to VIPs

The Supreme Court today gave states and Union territories four weeks to submit comprehensive details on security provide...   | Read..

IIT whistleblower questions inquiry fee

A suspended IIT whistleblower has alleged the institute paid an inquiry officer six times the Centre-prescribed rate for...   | Read..

SC taps Centre on plea for CBI direct recruits

The Supreme Court today asked the government to respond to a petition by 10 CBI officers who wanted a directive to fill ...   | Read..

Vayalar sorry for scribe jibe

Union minister Vayalar Ravi has apologised for alleged sexist comments to a woman journalist after being asked about dem...   | Read..

Hollande promise on Rafale

French President Francois Hollande has committed to transparency in the Rafale combat aircraft deal that France hopes to...   | Read..