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Thursday , February 20 , 2014

Scramble to lift BJP’s Telangana hurdle

The BJP has placed a hurdle in the way of the Telangana bill in the Rajya Sabha, forcing the government to work for a settlement before Parliament convenes tomorrow....   | Read..

Jaya gambit perverse and populist: Cong

The Congress has condemned the decision of the Tamil Nadu government to free the seven convicts in the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi and the Centre is likely to formally ...   | Read..

Anna to campaign for ‘good’ Trinamul candidates

Social activist Anna Hazare today announced that he would go around the country campaigning for “good candidates” Mamata Banerjee puts up in the coming electi...   | Read..

Kiran quits, mum on future

Minutes before giving up the Andhra crown, Kiran Kumar Reddy today announced he was “ashamed” of being a member of the party that passed the Telangana bill ...   | Read..

Religion no bar for adoption: SC

The Supreme Court today ruled that Muslim personal law or any other religious code could not prohibit adoption by childless couples as such a right is vested in every Ind...   | Read..
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Tejpal gets access to CCTV footage

Crucial CCTV footage in the Tehelka sexual assault case has been made available to accused Taru...   | Read..

Rao sure of February birth

K. Chandrasekhar Rao, the protagonist of the Telangana movement, is confident the new state wil...   | Read..

If freed, cloud on four Lankans

If the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case are released, the government will have to keep track of them for ...   | Read..

Law gives last word to Delhi

Any decision to free the killers of Rajiv Gandhi will be political but the law gives the final say in this case to the C...   | Read..

Haj handover plan

A government proposal to ease pressure on India’s stretched foreign office by asking the minority affairs ministry...   | Read..

Dissent over Cong ‘safe-seat’ pitch

As the process to select candidates for the Lok Sabha elections began with the first meeting of the central election com...   | Read..

RS clears vendors’ bill

The Rajya Sabha today passed the Street Vendors Bill aimed at protecting urban roadside hawkers and sellers from harassm...   | Read..

Govt offer on women’s bill

The Centre today expressed readiness to extend the current Parliament session to pass the women’s reservation bill...   | Read..