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I agree I am an anarchist, says Kejriwal as he digs in for dharna against Shinde

Updated: 20 January 2014, Monday, 18:12 hrs (IST)
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal set himself on an unprecedented collision course with the Union government on Monday by sitting down for a dharna in front of Rail Bhavan to press his demand for suspension of some police officials....   | Read..

• Kejriwal stopped at Rail Bhawan

Updated: 20 January 2014, Monday, 14:55 hrs (IST)
 

Mamata blasts Buddha for hinting TMC to use terror in Lok Sabha polls

Updated: 20 January 2014, Monday, 18:12 hrs (IST)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday berated CPI(M) veteran Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee for suggesting that the Trinamool Congress would resort to terror in the L...   | Read..
 

Singapore to arm police with special powers for Little India

Updated: 20 January 2014, Monday, 18:12 hrs (IST)
Singapore’s government on Monday introduced a Bill in Parliament that will give police special powers to maintain public order in Little India, the scene of the worst r...   | Read..
 

Eye on shove, Arvind pushes

Arvind Kejriwal tonight said he would squat outside the Union home minister’s office on Monday to demand the suspension of four police officers in what appears to be a tactic to force the UPA’s ....   | Read..
 

Stung Shashi for fast probe

Union minister Shashi Tharoor today expressed his horror at the “reckless speculation” swirling around his wife Sunanda Pushkar’s death and urged the Un...   | Read..
 

3 more guests, one big question

The Trinamul Congress today named an artist, an industrialist and an editor to run for the Rajya Sabha elections next month, again casting the net outside the political pool ...   | Read..
 

Why Ramesh gets 5 on 10

The state will slash the proposed number of security camps at Saranda, indicating a welcome wane in Maoist presence and influence in Asia’s largest sal reserve, but the...   | Read..
 

Govt boost to Odissi centre

The state government will pursue the original objectives of the Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Odissi Research Centre to promote Odissi dance and music and give more emphasis on r...   | Read..
 
Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan and Sachin Tendulkarís daughter Sara participate in the Mumbai marathon on Sunday. (Fotocorp pictures) ...  | Read
 
 
Quote of the day
Nothing short of the truth will end the indignity to which my wife and I are being subject
Shashi Tharoor
 
Nation RSS
Modi unveils 'rainbow' idea of India
Narendra Modi today unwrapped his "Idea of India", painting it in the seven colours of the "Indradh...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Spot a bird, spy a habitat threat
Bespectacled Arka Sarkar, his slight frame bearing the weight of a bazooka-like lens, scanned the Ba...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Tusker bites hand that fed him
In the absence of expert advice, the Good Samaritans of Rajnagar are wondering if they made an elep...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
AIIMS brings docs back home
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna, has provided the perfect opportunity and motivat...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
North secretariat opens today
Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the mini-state secretariat for north Bengal in Siliguri tomorrow in...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Playing Pied Piper
Arvind Kejriwal and Prasant Bhushan, and many of the others climbing the Aam Aadmi Party bandwagon   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Bengal staring at defeat
Sunday, a day off for the world, was an off-day for Bengal.   | Read.. 
International RSS
Missing Indian-origin child found dead
An Indian-origin woman has been "charged in connection" with the death of her three-year-old son, M...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Consent grows on flat spectrum fee
The telecom department has decided on a flat 2G spectrum use charge (SUC) at 3 per cent of revenues...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Wait for flat rate to watch TV
Kanak Sinha (50), resident of Kanke Road, Ranchi, pays Rs 350 a month to her cable operator. Savita ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Cop-army operation in BTAD
The Assam government will intensify action against the NDFB (Songbijit) in the BTAD by carrying out...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
People hit in dual power play
The stretch along the Sundarpada-Jatni road on the city outskirts has become one of the crowded lo...   | Read..