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Saturday , July 26 , 2014
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Govt seeks a week on UPSC row

The government today sought a week to resolve the dispute over the changed format for the civil services exam, assuring protesting candidates that yesterday’s issuance of admit cards did not mean the Centre would not act on their demands....   | Read..

Researchers who are forced to be borrowers

Shabnam Saifi was thrilled when, aged 23, she was selected for a PhD programme at a leading research laboratory that promised a stipend she believed would end her depende...   | Read..

‘Sari-shawl’ MP gets rap

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has protested against a Shiv Sena MP’s recent remarks against the pursuit of “sari-and-shawl diplomacy” with Pakistan. The ...   | Read..

Mirror image? Don’t tell PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence, broken occasionally on Twitter and in “vision” speeches delivered at train or rocket launches, has earned him th...   | Read..

Legal advice against House role for Cong

The Congress is not entitled to the post of leader of the Opposition, attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi has told Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, sources close to him confirmed....   | Read..
K. Kavitha, daughter of Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhara Rao, with Javed Akhtar outside Parliament on Friday. Picture by Ramakant Kushwaha
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Roti regret, minus crux

Home minister Rajnath Singh today termed “regrettable and unfortunate” some Shiv Se...   | Read..

Body mix-up in bus tragedy

The father of a child caught in yesterday’s Hyderabad school bus tragedy discovered today tha...   | Read..

IAF crash kills seven

Seven air force soldiers were killed when the helicopter they were flying in crashed near Sitapur in western Uttar Prade...   | Read..

Akali Dal wants Haryana law revoked

Punjab’s ruling party and BJP ally Akali Dal has urged the Centre to revoke a law passed by Congress-ruled Haryana to ...   | Read..

INS Virat fire probe

Six navy personnel, including five officers, are facing disciplinary action after they were found culpable by a board of inq...   | Read..

Coal case judge appointed

The Supreme Court today appointed Delhi’s additional sessions judge Bharat Parashar as the special judge in the co...   | Read..

SC notice on acid attack rehab

The Supreme Court today issued notices to all states and Union territories on a plea for framing a rehabilitation packag...   | Read..

Marriage ire on college girl

An engineering student was arrested today on the charge of throwing acid at a college girl in Burdwan. ...   | Read..

SC mulls guesthouse for Roy

The Supreme Court today asked the Delhi government to explore the feasibility of shifting Sahara chief Subrata Roy to a ...   | Read..

Dreamliner’s nightmare run

Air India’s Dreamliners are continuing to give it nightmares....   | Read..

Sector-wise Cong stand

The Congress today opposed foreign direct investment in defence but grudgingly indicated support to 49 per cent FDI in i...   | Read..

Pak envoy summoned over 26/11

India today summoned Pakistan’s deputy high commissioner to register its protest against a seventh successive cour...   | Read..

Political storm over ‘pimp’

The arrest of a key suspect in a blackmailing racket involving call girls and pimps has raised political temperatures in...   | Read..