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Wednesday , February 26 , 2014
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Once-bitten Karat not shy of front

CPM general secretary Prakash Karat today announced that 11 Left and “other secular parties” would work together to “defeat the Congress and the BJP”, trying a second time to follow predecessor Harkishen Singh Surjeet who had cemented the third front of the late nineties...   | Read..

Nitish seeks Modi ammo

Nitish Kumar today “welcomed” the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) defectors and vowed never to have “any association” with the BJP, the twin moves aime...   | Read..

Techie cuffs on Bengal duo

Two construction workers from Bengal have been arrested for the murder of 24-year-old Uma Maheswari, a TCS employee whose partially decomposed body was found on the outskirts...   | Read..

Top court keeps hands off fatwas

The Supreme Court today virtually declined to interfere with fatwas issued by Muslim clerics, or for that matter personal or religious issues of any community, unless the...   | Read..

SC clears air on immunity

The Supreme Court has ruled that legislators and officials working in the legislative department are not immune from prosecution for alleged corrupt practices and cannot ...   | Read..
Former RAW chief Sanjeev Tripathi (in picture with BJP president Rajnath Singh) joined the BJP in New Delhi on Tuesday. ...  | Read
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SC to scan ‘suspended animation’ decision

The Supreme Court yesterday decided to examine the constitutional validity of the PresidentR...   | Read..

Doctors oppose freebie exemption

A proposal by the Medical Council of India, the country’s apex medical regulatory agency,...   | Read..

Suspended Bastar cop kills self

A deputy superintendent of police in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar district, suspended after a verbal spat with a judge, s...   | Read..

Congress sees bragging points in Vajpayee’s niece

The Congress is getting ready to flaunt a prize catch — Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s niece Karuna Shukla — at a ...   | Read..

Rajnath to Muslims: Try us once

Rajnath Singh today implored Muslims to “try” the BJP “once” and not get “misled” by...   | Read..

Freebies line Jaya pitch for Delhi

Jayalalithaa today promised on an all-India scale freebies she has showered in Tamil Nadu if her party joins the next Un...   | Read..

Cry for paternity hug

Congress veteran N.D. Tiwari has moved Delhi High Court seeking to settle out of a court a paternity suit filed by a you...   | Read..

HC query on Sanjay parole

Bombay High Court pulled up the Maharashtra government today for showing “extra diligence” in the constant exten...   | Read..

Cong Gujarat flight

Seven Congress MLAs have joined the BJP over the past few months — five in the past week — and argued they s...   | Read..