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No hike in rail fares but additional charges on tickets levied

Updated: 26 February 2013, Tuesday, 13.55 hrs (IST)
The Railway Budget for 2013-14 on Tuesday spared passengers from any further hike in fares but raised various other charges on tickets along with freight tariff of less than 5 per cent....   | Read..

Dual diesel pricing at same pumps may be difficult to implement: FM

Updated: 26 February 2013, Tuesday, 13.55 hrs (IST)
Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said it will be difficult to price diesel at market price for luxury cars and at subsidised price for farmers and transport trucks at the same outlet....   | Read..

Namaste caps a life of surprises

Two crouching tigers roared at the Oscars — one a written-off actor and another an Asian filmmaker who had to scale cultural hurdles....   | Read..

Question in SC on propriety

The Sahara Group’s last-gasp attempt to seek more time to refund around Rs 20,000 crore collapsed in the Supreme Court today but not before an unusual exchange of words...   | Read..

Bengal land curtain parts a bit for BSF post

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today assured Union home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde that the state government would provide land to the Border Security Force (BSF) for setti...   | Read..

Rahul meets N-E Congmen

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi met chief ministers, Congress Legislature Party and PCC chiefs from the northeastern states this afternoon, possibly with an eye on the 2...   | Read..

New BJP chief only in March

The BJP is in no hurry to appoint a new state chief for Jharkhand....   | Read..
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Footage focus on Room 303
A group who checked separately into a lodge near one of the Hyderabad blast sites has not been acco...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Fan blade hits examinee head
A ceiling fan's blade came crashing down on a student writing his life's first board exam on Monday ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Unsafe, even at familiar hospital
A 28-year-old woman has alleged that a group of five youths molested her in the Rampurhat subdiviso...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Health hub autonomy hint
Dropping hint at according autonomous status to Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), chief min...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Gurung tries to soothe plains
Bimal Gurung today assured Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leaders from the Terai and Dooars that he would a...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Cutting the flab
After a few years of languishing in the home ministry a period during which he did not quite disti...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Australia fall like ninepins
Ravichandran Ashwin's impromptu jig after the fall of the ninth Australian wicket did come a shade ...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Iran redesigns Michelle's Oscar dress
It was hard to tell what the Iranian regime found more offensive: that Argo won Best Picture at the...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Spectrum auction suffers jolt
The government's 2G spectrum auction next month looks set to flop with just one company ' Russia's...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
jennifer in sabya
What these beauties walked the Dolby theatre red carpet in vs what t2 would have liked to see them i...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Smart policing in capital, steel hub
Quick response teams and advanced communication systems to beat organised crime ' that is future per...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Police clam up on drug haul probe
Involvement of an army colonel in yesterday's seizure of pseudoephedrine tablets at Pallel, 54km so...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Hose nearby to douse blaze
The state secretariat will have a dedicated fire station in its vicinity to deal with fire mishaps....   | Read..