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Friday , August 8 , 2014
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Parents to IISc: defy order on 4yr course

Students’ parents have urged the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, to assert its academic autonomy and defy the University Grants Commission directive to scrap its four-year undergraduate Bachelor of Science programme....   | Read..

Dossier for Kamla sack

A dirt dossier on Kamla Beniwal became the basis of the Mizoram governor’s sacking yesterday, a move the government has justified even as the Congress alleged polit...   | Read..

BJP rues ‘tactical’ errors on key bill

The government is paying for its rush to pass a slew of “reformist” bills in its first Parliament session to impress on foreign and domestic investors that Pr...   | Read..

Kamduni draws protesters of all causes

Kamduni has become a showcase for all causes celebres. ...   | Read..

8-year-old boy caned

A lady teacher has been filmed caning an eight-year-old boy at a private Mumbai school for differently abled children....   | Read..
A Metro train conducts a trial run in Hyderabad on Thursday. (PTI)
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Robots out of origami hat

The traditional Japanese craft of folding paper into complex shapes and figures has inspired id...   | Read..

Govt scans Padma Shri, Saif sees politics

Saif Ali Khan’s lawyer today said the Union home ministry’s decision to examine whe...   | Read..

Judge ‘harass’ row

A lawyers’ body has joined issue with a Gwalior district judge’s allegation of being transferred for refusin...   | Read..

Scheme for minorities to continue

The government will continue with a scheme that provides cheap educational loans to minority students for overseas study...   | Read..

‘Vulgar’ case on professor

Gujarat police have filed a sexual harassment case against a university professor accused of writing anonymous obscene l...   | Read..

Wanted steel boss held from under ‘CBI nose’

A five-day CBI chase across three metros for Bhushan Steel MD Neeraj Singal in a corruption case ended today at a star h...   | Read..

BSF jawan

A BSF soldier captured yesterday after being swept down the Chenab river into Pakistan following a snag in his boat will...   | Read..

Ethics order for civil services

The Centre has amended service rules to spell out that civil service officers should maintain “high ethics” and ...   | Read..

BJP MP’s model: Manik

When a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh hardliner terms a dyed-in-the-wool Marxist a “model”, it may be a tough q...   | Read..

Modi date with Nagpur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to keep his date with Nagpur on August 21....   | Read..

Parliament security

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today constituted a special committee to review Parliament’s security and sugges...   | Read..

Govt clears decks for judge panel

The Centre has cleared the decks to replace the collegium system of appointing judges with a six-member National Judicia...   | Read..

SC stays Haryana gurdwara law

The Supreme Court today ordered the Haryana government to maintain status quo on the controversial law it has enacted to...   | Read..

Destroyer ready for PM photo-op, not fighting fit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to commission the Indian Navy’s “most powerful” destroyer, the ...   | Read..