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Thursday , August 14 , 2014
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Bill afloat, Ganga dip for govt in SC

As the Lok Sabha got set to pass the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill today, the Supreme Court made an observation on the Ganga river that reflected the judiciary’s misgivings on the attempt to replace the collegium system of appointing judges....   | Read..

Gaza violence denies warship its firepower

Israel’s bombing of the Gaza Strip has combined with a technical failure by India’s defence research outfit to delay a missile that was to be installed on the...   | Read..

A vote, after a decade

When the 99th Constitution amendment bill, which gives constitutional status to the judges’ appointments commission, was taken up for voting in the Lok Sabha on Wednesda...   | Read..

Four children choke to death in locked car

Four children out playing near their homes in Tamil Nadu suffocated to death inside a car that got locked with its windows rolled up....   | Read..

Scene II: House room war gets wider

In this battle now unfolding in Parliament, there’s no room for give and take....   | Read..
Musicians Ayaan and Amaan Ali Khan at a news conference in Delhi on Wednesday. Picture by Ramakant Kushwaha
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Sonia raises war cry, party mumbles

Sonia Gandhi today exhorted Congress MPs to resist the “authoritarian and sectarian tende...   | Read..

SC notice on generic drugs

The Supreme Court today asked the Centre and all states and Union territories to respond to a p...   | Read..

War of words with Pak

Pakistan today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of undermining its attempts at rebooting ties by accusing Islamabad ...   | Read..

SC to hear plea against PK

The Supreme Court today agreed to take up a public interest plea (PIL) seeking a temporary ban on the release of the Aam...   | Read..

Playboy club too hot for BJP

There’s no denying it. The Playboy has got under the skin of the BJP’s girl band....   | Read..

Drought alert

The Maharashtra government today declared a drought-like situation in 123 tehsils in Marathwada and Vidarbha, which witn...   | Read..