The Telegraph
Monday , July 14 , 2014

Lok Sabha clears way for former regulator to become PM’s top aide

Updated: 14 July 2014, Monday, 16:21 hrs (IST)
The Lok Sabha on Monday passed a controversial Bill legalising the appointment of retired telecom regulator Nripendra Misra as principal secretary to the Prime Minister, desp...   | Read..

Inflation dips to 5.43% in June as prices of food items & veggies fall

Updated: 14 July 2014, Monday, 14:13 hrs (IST)
Inflation dipped to 5.43 per cent in June mainly on account of decline in prices of food items and vegetables with the exception of potato and onion. ...   | Read..


A fabulous goal by substitute Mario Goetze six minutes from the end of extra-time secured Germany not only a fourth World Cup ....   | Read..

Saradha effect: Sebi stirs up hornets’ nest

Breaking out every now and then like an awkward rash, a virus from the Saradha strain is needling its protectors again....   | Read..

All four abducted traders murdered

A top Baksa official today confirmed that all four traders abducted by suspected militants on Friday had been killed. ...   | Read..

Mohapatra in central role

In the first secretary-level appointment by the Narendra Modi government, state chief secretary Jugal Kishore Mohapatra was today named as the secretary in the ministry of f...   | Read..

A year in office, Hemant earns a mixed bag

Hemant Soren completed a year in office as chief minister today, leading a rocky JMM-Congress-RJD coalition whose honeymoon was over even as cabinet negotiations were ...   | Read..

Former minister son killed

A son of a former state minister in the erstwhile RJD regime was lynched to death in the small hours today after being caught trying to steal a four-wheeler with an accom...   | Read..
Mario Goetze of Germany (left) celebrates with his team-mate Thomas Mueller after scoring the solitary goal of the World Cup soccer final against Argentina at the Maracana stadium on Sunday. (Getty Images)
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Bihar RSS
Varsity ban protest plan
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North Bengal RSS
Hill poet anniversary jab at CM
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Sports RSS
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International RSS
Israel calls for Gaza evacuation
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Business RSS
Budget aid ballast to diplomacy
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Jharkhand RSS
CM gifts job joy to Soy, two others
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Corporation's market blues
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