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Wednesday , January 15 , 2014

Sexual harassment: SC agrees to hear plea of law intern, but questions delay

Updated: 15 January 2014, Wednesday, 14:55 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a former law intern’s petition that a permanent mechanism be formed to deal with sexual harassment cases at work place in judicial bodies....   | Read..

WPI inflation down to 6.16% in December as veggies become cheaper

Updated: 15 January 2014, Wednesday, 14:50 hrs (IST)
Wholesale inflation declined to 6.16 per cent in December 2013, from 7.52 per cent in November, as vegetables became cheaper....   | Read..

Shadows leap from Bluestar past

The UK documents that claim to show Margaret Thatcher sent a British adviser to counsel the Indian military on the 1984 Operation Bluestar focus attention on the botched atta...   | Read..

Action in London, felt in Tehran

In 1979 and in 1980, I had been inside the Iranian embassy in London’s Knightsbridge on several occasions to try and get visas for Tehran. ...   | Read..

Salman lends a helping hand... to Modi’s finger, not soaring ambition

Salman Khan flew kites with Narendra Modi on Tuesday but stopped short of flying a kite on who should occupy the Prime Minister’s chair....   | Read..

Parting after passport pain

Management consultant Jim Gardner has travelled more than 700km back and forth between his suburban Boston home and New York, desperate to pick up Indian visas he hasn...   | Read..

Effect of split on RS race

The biennial elections next month is set to witness the first major bearing of the JD(U)-BJP split on the composition of Parliament ahead of the Lok Sabha elections....   | Read..

Push to temple repair

The Centre today assured the state government that the Archaeological Survey of India would expedite the repair of Sri Jagananth temple in Puri. ...   | Read..
Shadows leap from Bluestar past
Quote of the day
God will decide who is the best man for the country. May the best man win
Salman Khan
while flying a kite standing alongside Narendra Modi
Nation RSS
Intern case against ex-judge tops agenda
The complaint by an intern against former judge Swatanter Kumar has been listed as the first item o...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Sen stable but in danger zone
Suchitra Sen's health score improved on Tuesday but it remained well below the "pass marks" of 40, a...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
In tea cup, first flush of privatisation
The Mamata Banerjee government's announcement yesterday that a "transaction adviser" would be asked...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Kites to soar in pursuit of leisure
High on Makar Sankranti spirits, residents are waiting for the kite festival to kick-start at Sabbal...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
KLO leader sends out talks signal
A KLO leader today said the outfit was ready for "unconditional" talks with the state and the Centr...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Vicarious pleasures
This has been another good week to be an Indian journalist in Washington. It felt nice to be sought ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Leo: Cristiano deserves this
Lionel Messi has congratulated Cristiano Ronaldo on winning the 2013 Ballon d'Or, describing the Re...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Florida man shot dead for texting during film
An argument over texting at the movies ended in a cellphone user's death, when a retired police off...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
CIL obliges govt with fat payout
Coal India has declared a whopping 290 per cent interim dividend that will make the central governm...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Shame statistics swell, but here's hope
Ranchi police swung into action on Tuesday and arrested eight of the nine persons alleged to have ga...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Trucks to slam brakes over entry
Heavy goods vehicles will not ply on the roads starting January 15 midnight as truckers in Bhubanes...   | Read..