The Telegraph
Tuesday , August 5 , 2014

Cong and BJP swap insurance roles

The Congress is close to a decision to block the insurance bill in the Rajya Sabha for the time being and has gained enough support, raising the possibility of the first serious confrontation between the Narendra Modi government and a fractured Opposition....   | Read..

Web-post summons to envoy

India today summoned Sri Lanka’s top diplomat here to protest a crudely headlined article mocking Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa published on the website of...   | Read..

DD Nepal ‘fiasco’

Doordarshan has been left red-faced by its shoddy coverage of Narendra Modi’s Kathmandu trip yesterday, highlighted by its move to beam the visuals of a Nepali chan...   | Read..

Wanted, an agenda

An irate Congress today walked out from the Lok Sabha, accusing the government of running the House arbitrarily without taking the Opposition into confidence....   | Read..

‘Harass’ bow-out in JNU

The president and joint secretary of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union resigned today, days after a complaint of alleged sexual harassment was filed again...   | Read..
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Clash looms in Ishrat case

The home ministry today asked the CBI for “all relevant documents” on former Intell...   | Read..

Snub to Lanka cricket cubs

Police have sent back an under-15 Sri Lankan cricket team from Chennai, apparently because of a...   | Read..

Ready to face death, if charge proven: Judge

An allegation of sexual harassment has sucked the country’s higher judiciary into a fresh controversy after a woma...   | Read..

Northeast vies for Kerala rubber crown

India’s Northeast region is likely to replace Kerala as the country’s primary rubber-cultivation zone within...   | Read..

Baby on way, Parsis fete UPA

Honey, thank our ex!...   | Read..

Iraq hostages safe: Sushma

The 41 Indian nationals abducted in Iraq are “alive and well”, foreign minister Sushma Swaraj told Parliamen...   | Read..

Maneka tests Varun waters

The Uttar Pradesh BJP today distanced itself from Maneka Gandhi’s claim that a government headed by her son Varun ...   | Read..