The Telegraph
Tuesday , July 29 , 2014

Govt voices stand on judges’ posts

The Centre today said it did not want to restore the executive’s primacy in the appointment of Supreme Court and high court judges but, all the same, wanted to replace the present collegium system, sources told The Telegraph....   | Read..

Gaza conflict enters Indian-Israeli homes

Moshe Degorker doesn’t usually host guests on weekday afternoons, but today his home in central Israel’s Gan Yavne town was filled with grieving family member...   | Read..

Arunachal macaque: survived ice age, struggling against humans

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..

America’s loss, beacon of light for comrades

America has just pulled off an unwitting coup. It has “opened the eyes” of a comrade in the nick of time....   | Read..

Shah raps Uttarakhand trio after bypoll loss

For the BJP, sameeksha (post-mortem) was a word that existed notionally. Every poll verdict, especially a defeat, was followed with the ritualistic promise of doin...   | Read..
Girls, who survived a collision between a school bus and a train in Medak district near Hyderabad last week, recuperate at Secunderabadís Yashoda Hos ...  | Read
Nation Briefs
bullet Third gender
bullet Chavan relief
bullet Oath row
bullet Crash claim

Cong plots Modi offensive

The Congress is planning its first major offensive against the Prime Minister in Parliament wit...   | Read..

Signpost dare, batons light a border fire

Police’s demolition of a signpost that declared a Marathi-speaking Karnataka village as p...   | Read..

Women crisis centres

The finance ministry today cleared a plan for “crisis centres” in all districts of the country to help victi...   | Read..

Akhilesh safety pledge to Akalis

Akhilesh Yadav today told an Akali Dal team from Punjab his government would ensure the safety of Sikhs in riot-hit Saha...   | Read..

Police protection for model, quiz for cop

The model who has accused a senior policeman of rape has been given protection after she complained of threat calls even...   | Read..

Akhilesh sees relief in CBI

The Akhilesh Yadav government today handed over to the CBI a rape-and-murder probe in spite of police claims of a breakt...   | Read..

Women in command, minus combat

Women joining the army from next year would be groomed to command battalions that are not involved in close combat....   | Read..

Property boost for illegitimate child

A child born of an illegitimate union is entitled to a share of the father’s property but not its mother, the Supr...   | Read..

British sting specialist stung in court

Mazher Mahmood, the UK journalist who has occasionally posed as an Indian and has earned fame and notoriety in equal mea...   | Read..

Old set-top box, but new DTH operator

Consumers dissatisfied with the services of their direct-to-home (DTH) operator may soon be able to shift to another one...   | Read..