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Monday , March 25 , 2013
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PPF, post office small-savings interest rates cut marginally to 8.7%

Updated: 25 March 2013, Monday, 16:24 hrs (IST)
The government on Monday decided to reduce interest rates on small savings schemes and the public provident fund marginally to 8.7 per cent from 8.8 per cent with effect from...   | Read..

Someone has taken money in helicopter deal, Antony says

Updated: 25 March 2013, Monday, 16:33 hrs (IST)
Defence Minister A K Antony said Monday that “somebody has taken money” in the controversial AgustaWestland helicopter deal and no mercy would be shown to those i...   | Read..

Expect a letter from taxman if you are among 1.2 million PAN holders who did not file returns

Updated: 25 March 2013, Monday, 16:42 hrs (IST)
The finance ministry said Monday it would continue to send letters to assesses who do not file income tax return, as the exercise has so far fetched good results....   | Read..

The wave that made waves

Moments after captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni hit the winning boundary and collected an off stump to treasure, the cameras caught Sachin Tendulkar, then...   | Read..

Pervez home in saviour’s cloak

Pervez Musharraf today braved a death threat, judicial imponderables and a diagnosis of “saviour complex” to touch down on Pakistan after four years in exile....   | Read..

A controversial crossing

Distance is no barrier to controversy or poignancy....   | Read..

Rifle fails, slingshot scores

An alert mahout today averted a possible tragedy using his humble catapult to chase away a rhino charging dangerously at two foresters at Kaziranga National Park. ...   | Read..

Papal missive on Palm Sunday

Newly elected Pope Francis, in a personally signed message for Ranchi residents, said he would pray for the people who, over centuries, have lived in harmony amid religious and cultural diversities...   | Read..
Sachin Tendulkar celebrates on the dressing room balcony as India complete a six-wicket win over Australia in the Delhi Test on Sunday, clinching the country’s first-ever 4-0 series sweep. Picture by Prem Singh
The wave that made waves
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Nation RSS
Maoist plays mad but ends in cuffs
One of the Maoists freed in exchange for the 2011 release of Odisha collector R. Vineel Krishna has...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Schools fight the 'he' fixation
The universal "he" has come under the scanner as schools in Calcutta attack gender stereotypes acros...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Monday suspense on panchayat polls
The government and the Opposition parties are awaiting the state election commission's decision tom...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Patil harps on higher studies
Governor-cum-chancellor of state universities D.Y. Patil, in his first public address after assuming...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Parishad hint on 'suitable' Cong
The Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Vikas Parishad, a Dooars and Terai outfit that Trinamul had tried to ro...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Staying alive
“The crisis of the euro is over. Crisis in the euro is strong.” Thus said a senior French politician...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
It's a sweeping first
Pitches do not always make all the difference. Class and temperament do. Australians learned it the...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Putin foe found dead in exile
The exiled Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky was found dead at his home in Berkshire yesterday (Satur...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Shale gas policy on cabinet agenda
The cabinet is likely to discuss the shale gas policy, which favours market-determined pricing of t...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
"India needs to stop seeing fashion as entertainment."   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Boom's in the air for capital
Civil aviation minister Ajit Singh heralded a "new dawn" for Jharkhand's flagging economy on Sunday ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
BMW demand in N-E not 'enough'
German auto major BMW has plans to foray into the Northeast though it currently feels there is not ...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Power promise for summer
Residents of the city can heave a sigh of relief as the electric supply authorities have promised u...   | Read..