The Telegraph
Tuesday , July 29 , 2014

Israel intensifies Gaza attacks

Updated: 29 July 2014, Tuesday, 16:27 hrs (IST)
Fighting between Israel and Hamas intensified in Gaza on Tuesday after a brief lull as both sides ignored international calls for restraint and the Jewish state warned of a “prolonged” war that has killed 1,088 Palestinians and 56 Israelis in more than three weeks. ...   | Read..

Cops nab 2 more, say Bangalore child rape case solved – but first arrest had no direct role

Updated: 29 July 2014, Tuesday, 16:27 hrs (IST)
Two gym instructors have been arrested in connection with what police now believe is alleged gangrape of a six-year-old girl at a public school here recently....   | Read..

Lab-to-Land, PM's slogan for increasing agriculture production

Updated: 29 July 2014, Tuesday, 16:27 hrs (IST)
Pitching for greater use of research for boosting the agriculture sector, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave the slogan 'Lab-to-Land', saying that farmers...   | Read..

Met Office says Mumbai rains to intensify

Updated: 29 July 2014, Tuesday, 16:27 hrs (IST)
The Indian Meteorological Department has issued an alert of “very heavy” rainfall in Mumbai, with the rains expected to intensify in the next...   | Read..

Paul probe order Apathy of police points to depths of lawlessness: HC

Calcutta High Court has asked Bengal police to register within 72 hours an FIR on a “hate speech” by Trinamul MP Tapas Paul — something the state government has refused to do for nearly a month....   | Read..

Martin Luther to matsanyaya

“Begun on the margins of the newspaper in which the statement appeared while I was in jail, the letter was continued on scraps of writing paper supplied by a friendly ...   | Read..

Political bomb kills officer

A sub-inspector hit by a bomb while trying to quell an alleged Trinamul mob in Birbhum last month died in hospital this morning, prompting police to bring murder charges ...   | Read..

Delay-and-milk Spice told to refund fliers

SpiceJet has been asked to refund fares to all passengers on a Mumbai-Delhi flight that was delayed for over four-and-a-half hours last month in the first such blanket order ...   | Read..

INS asks state govt to clear dues

The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) has advised its members to exercise extreme caution in accepting advertisements from the Bengal government....   | Read..

Monkey survives ice age but not human onslaught

An endangered monkey in Arunachal Pradesh that withstood the ice age about 20,000 years ago has experienced a population decline that began around the time the first humans a...   | Read..

Ravi snatches silver at Games

Berhampur’s golden boy Katulu Ravi Kumar, 27, may not have won a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games this year, but his silver haul has made the country and well-w...   | Read..

MBBS seat slash order jolts state

State health minister Rajendra Prasad Singh has drafted a letter for his counterpart at the Centre, Harsh Vardhan, requesting him not to cut down MBBS seats of two state-run ...   | Read..

Figures defy JDU ‘money power’

Money power is hardly the key to win elections....   | Read..
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Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere
Justice Dipankar Dutta
quoting Martin Luther King, Jr. while hearing the Tapas Paul case
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