The Telegraph
Wednesday , July 17 , 2013

Dance bar ban off with ‘pro-rich’ rap

The Supreme Court today lifted the ban on dance bars in Maharashtra, slamming the state government for moral policing that discriminated between the rich and the poor....   | Read..

Joy tinged with doubt

Former bar dancers today welcomed the Supreme Court judgment but were unsure when the dance bars might reopen and whether, after the passage of eight years, they would st...   | Read..

Dravid felt cheated: Police

Delhi police today said Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid might be made a prosecution witness in the cricket spot-fix case and hinted the move was aimed at drawing up...   | Read..

Devout dare

Digvijaya Singh, who has often taken on Narendra Modi and spoken up for the minorities, on Tuesday alleged an RSS-BJP attempt to paint him “anti-Hindu” and dared t...   | Read..

Darshan fee off

The BJP has withdrawn the entry fee for Narendra Modi’s youth programme here next month, after rivals ridiculed the plan....   | Read..
Bar dancers in Mumbai celebrate with sweets after the Supreme Court verdict on Tuesday. (PTI)
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Advani ‘friend’ out of BJP

Theatre artiste and Delhi BJP vice-president Aamir Raza Hussain has become a casualty of the pr...   | Read..

Draft rules to curb acid sale

The Centre today submitted in the Supreme Court a “draft model rule” to restrict sa...   | Read..

Modi calls on Sangh chief

Narendra Modi today met Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohanrao Bhagwat amid speculation that the RSS was mobilising ...   | Read..

Calcutta arms case grief in Kashmir

Sheikh Muzamil cannot bear to tell his ageing parents about a shock from Calcutta....   | Read..

CBI plea on state consent

The CBI today requested the Supreme Court to set aside a legal clause that makes a state’s consent necessary to pr...   | Read..

Damages for framed Muslim youth on table

The Centre is considering a proposal to financially compensate Muslims acquitted in terror cases, a move that could attr...   | Read..

China-specific corps on table

The cabinet committee on security is to shortly take a call on the diplomatic ramifications of raising a new army format...   | Read..

Bribe axe on IAF officer

The Indian Air Force has sacked an officer who was caught accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000 at the Bangalore airshow in 201...   | Read..