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CAG has power to audit accounts of private telecom players, says SC

Updated: 17 April 2014, Thursday, 16:30 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Thursday held that the Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) has the power to audit the account books of private telecom companies, which share revenue with the government for using spectrum. ...   | Read..

Polling begins in West Bengal

Updated: 17 April 2014, Thursday, 11:55 hrs (IST)
The first of the five-phase Lok Sabha poll in West Bengal began on Thursday in the four constituencies of Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar and Alipurduar....   | Read..

R K Dhowan takes over as new Navy chief

Updated: 17 April 2014, Thursday, 14:40 hrs (IST)
Robin K Dhowan took over as chief of the Indian Navy on Thursday, nearly two months after Admiral D K Joshi quit the post following a series of accidents involving the na...   | Read..

Saradha beeps before ballot

The Saradha scandal has stormed back to centre-stage on the eve of the first round of Lok Sabha elections in Bengal because a central agency has done what state police could ...   | Read..

Poll observer for Bengal

The Election Commission has decided to send to Bengal former Bihar chief electoral officer Sudhir Kumar Rakesh as the special state observer....   | Read..

At Bhatkal home, a vote for country

Her son is branded the face of serial terror attacks that have scarred multiple cities across India since 2007, killing hundreds. But tomorrow, Rehana Siddibapa will stand in...   | Read..

Srini outed, 12 inside

The cat is out of the bag but 12 are still inside....   | Read..

For once, Saranda is hopeful

Some of Jharkhand’s richest and poorest will be among 85 lakh-plus eligible voters tomorrow, as the state of blinding contradictions goes to polls across six constituen...   | Read..

Train derails in Assam, over 50 injured

Over 50 passengers were injured, eight seriously, when nine coaches and the engine of Dimapur-Kamakhya BG Express derailed here, near Jagiroad in Assam’s Morigaon distr...   | Read..

HNLC quit notice to Nepalis

The proscribed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) today asked all Nepali foreigners from Langpih and the entire Khasi and Jaintia Hills region of Meghalaya to...   | Read..

Gujarat ‘balloon’ burst on Rahul lips

The “toffee and balloon” war between Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi intensified today when the Congress vice-president said the “Gujarat model balloon w...   | Read..
Saradha chief Sudipta Sen, in custody for almost a year, on February 18
Saradha beeps before ballot
Quote of the day
Iím sure that Modi has learnt his lessons... Muslims have to move forward
saying it was time to stop harping on the 2002 Gujarat riots
Nation RSS
The BIG round
The BJP is hoping to reap gains from a polarised election in the second phase in Uttar Pradesh tomo...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Finally, real fine for taxi refusal
the pocket.   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Imponderable is the new normal
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Bihar RSS
Test for Modi wind in caste bowl
"If you vote for RJD it will amount to squandering your vote. The Yadavs are voting for the BSP can...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Didi reply to Modi Saradha jab
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Opinion RSS
Learning as commodity
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Sports RSS
Dalmiya 'leads', but
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International RSS
300 feared missing after Korea ferry sinks
Nearly 300 people, most of them students, remained unaccounted for today as coast guard and navy di...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
TCS delivers a scorcher
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Jharkhand RSS
Subodh Kant Sahay (Cong)   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Cadres in camps allowed to vote
Cadres of seven militant groups that have suspension of operations agreements with the government w...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Heat rises, water eludes
Public Health Engineering Organisation, the city's drinking water supplier, has started supplying w...   | Read..