The Telegraph
Wednesday , June 18 , 2014

Smriti scanner on UPA pre-poll picks

Smriti Irani has asked for details of appointments made by the Congress-led UPA government in educational institutions in the run-up to the elections....   | Read..

Not in top 10? Get a new ranking

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for an “India Ranking” metric of academic institutions, which can then involve the Saarc nations....   | Read..

LK stirs up Yashwant storm

L.K. Advani’s declaration of Yashwant Sinha as the BJP’s prospective chief ministerial candidate in Jharkhand today put the party’s central office-beare...   | Read..

Sonia shuts out AAP

Sonia Gandhi has rejected the idea of propping up an Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi, convinced now that the nascent political outfit was hurting the Congress more th...   | Read..

Bird flu scare for Bengal & Bangla

Bengal and Bangladesh are among areas in Asia predicted to be the most suitable for infections of a dangerous strain of bird flu that spreads through live poultry markets...   | Read..
Amitabh Bachchan held the horns of the bull at the Bombay Stock Exchange on Tuesday and rang the opening bell as part of promotions for his upcoming ...  | Read
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Preity aide signals soft line

Preity Zinta is ready to tone down her complaint against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia when she recor...   | Read..

Trip to Kedarnath in memory of dad

Rajiv Desai, 33, a graphic designer from Bangalore, had to get to Kedarnath on June 16....   | Read..

India knocks on Iraq military door

India has sought help from Iraq’s military forces to rescue over 100 of its nationals trapped in Mosul and Tikrit,...   | Read..

Kerala student cases

Kerala home minister Ramesh Chennithala today told the Assembly the state government did not approve of registration of ...   | Read..

Request to Bhutan to help fight NE rebels

India has sought Bhutan’s co-operation in fighting Northeast insurgent groups that have camps along the border wit...   | Read..

GM crop report row

Four activists claimed today that an Intelligence Bureau report that has named them for campaigning against genetically-...   | Read..

Ring of achhe din in Pakistan trade talks

Pakistan’s commerce minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan will visit India in early September for key trade talks...   | Read..

Stephen’s sets DU bar high

St. Stephen’s College cut-offs have hit 98 per cent in English, an unusual element signalling the high entry bar l...   | Read..