The Telegraph
Monday , March 18 , 2013
Since 1st March, 1999
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Support for English, not ‘regional’ hurdle

Teachers have backed a proposal to make aspiring civil servants’ English marks relevant to final selection but opposed suggested curbs to their freedom to write the other papers in their regional languages....   | Read..

5 held for Swiss rape

Madhya Pradesh police have arrested five men for Friday night’s gang rape of a Swiss tourist and claimed the accused have confessed to the crime....   | Read..

SC patch-up push in marital disputes

Matrimonial disputes under the controversial Section 498A (cruelty by a husband or in-laws) can be quashed by high courts if couples agree to bury the hatchet and live to...   | Read..

Mancini court date today

Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini is expected to face tough questions tomorrow from the Supreme Court when it takes up the issue of Italy reneging on its undertaking to send...   | Read..

Sailors return

Most of the 28 Indian seafarers rescued from Somali pirates after their vessels were hijacked last year are returning to India tomorrow....   | Read..
Women working in an almond orchard in Srinagar on Sunday. (PTI)
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Trip bar on ‘pro-China’ Buddhist leader

The Centre is understood to have rejected the request for a Bhutan visit by a top Tibetan Buddh...   | Read..

Eye on poll, Karuna raises pullout pitch

The DMK today moved a step closer to pulling out of the UPA with M. Karunanidhi saying his part...   | Read..