The Telegraph
Thursday , September 5 , 2013
CIMA Gallary

Convict bar stands with new-law alert

The Supreme Court today refused to review an order that disqualifies lawmakers as soon as they are convicted and hinted at judicial scrutiny if an escape clause now in Parliament is voted into law....   | Read..

US court summons Sonia

A US court has issued summons to Congress president Sonia Gandhi for “shielding and protecting” party leaders allegedly involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. ...   | Read..

Suman song in Valley ring

Trinamul Congress MP Kabir Suman has given Kashmir’s pro-azaadi civil society members a song to counter Zubin Mehta’s concert....   | Read..

Forget rice, cash in on water ATM

A set of new “ATMs” near Bangalore has created a splash. And no one blames D.K. Shivkumar for cashing in....   | Read..

Mutiny of a loyal soldier

In the good old days, D.G. Vanzara could just pick up the phone and dial the chief minister....   | Read..
SLO-GUNNED: Speed matters, even when shouting slogans.As members of the ruling party and the Opposition traded slogans in the Rajya Sabha on the coal ...  | Read
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Girl identifies teen Shakti Mills rapist

The 19-year-old girl, allegedly raped by five persons at the same Shakti Mills compound three w...   | Read..

Rahul turf basks in solar energy glow

Rahul Gandhi and then UK foreign secretary David Miliband had “electrified” Amethi ...   | Read..

Asaram bail plea spiked

Asaram Bapu’s bail plea was rejected by a Jodhpur court today amid police claims about bribes to dilute the rape c...   | Read..

RS clears land bill; concern on big dams

The Rajya Sabha today passed the land acquisition bill with additional amendments giving leeway to irrigation projects i...   | Read..

Fed up, Meira makes a point

A defiant Meira Kumar today refused to adjourn the Lok Sabha despite continuous sloganeering by BJP members but had to g...   | Read..

PC scores over PM with cool mind

P. Chidambaram won hands down over Manmohan Singh on three counts for the BJP: “diplomacy”, “patience&...   | Read..

Money missiles in time of war drums

Here we are for a high-table summit on the chilly sidelines of Syria, nosed into a toxic cumulus of war dragged to econo...   | Read..

Govt firm on AIIMS quota

The Centre today said in the Lok Sabha that it would issue orders to ensure the continuation of reservation policy for facul...   | Read..