The Telegraph
Friday , February 7 , 2014

IB boss, not Shah, in Ishrat chargesheet

The CBI today charged former Intelligence Bureau special director Rajinder Kumar with murder and conspiracy in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case but did not name Amit Shah, then Gujarat home minister and a Narendra Modi aide....   | Read..

Message rider to ‘smut’

The Supreme Court has ruled that a picture has to be viewed in the background in which it is depicted, and the message it has to convey to the public should be kept in mi...   | Read..

In election tie, pick winner by lottery: SC

When both contestants poll the same number of votes, draw lots....   | Read..

Rahul tells party not to get personal

Rahul Gandhi today asked party spokespersons to avoid personal attacks on rivals although most leaders called for a higher degree of aggression to counter what they descr...   | Read..

Meet the Indian ‘son’ of Bofors

Son of a gun,...   | Read..
Ghalib, son of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru who was hanged last year, attends a seminar organised by the Hurriyat Conference in Srinagar on T ...  | Read
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Call to ban ‘chinky’ in racism fight

The Centre today signalled legislative changes to ban words like “chinky” in the fa...   | Read..

UPA misses vice-chancellor bus

The UPA government is unlikely to appoint vice-chancellors for 12 new central universities beca...   | Read..

‘Maneater’ error cages tiger

Two months after capturing a “maneater” from the wild, officials today said the tiger had in fact not preyed...   | Read..

Cong gets set to act tough on Telangana bill

The Congress leadership today geared for tough action to get the Telangana bill passed early next week, with disruption ...   | Read..

Nitish ex-minister crosses over to AAP

Parveen Amanullah, who quit Nitish Kumar’s ministry two days ago, joined the Aam Aadmi Party today and said she co...   | Read..

Games heat on Sheila

Delhi’s Arvind Kejriwal government today registered a cheating case in a Commonwealth Games street light project, ...   | Read..

Forex case against Rahat

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a case against Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for alleged violati...   | Read..

Tool to measure TB drug resistance

Indian scientists, using genetic tricks to make bacteria glow green, have developed what they say is the world’s f...   | Read..