The Telegraph
Tuesday , August 19 , 2014

Cong questions RSS definition of ‘Hindu’

The Congress today objected to RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s claim that Hindutva defines the cultural identity of all Indians and argued that religious fundamentalists had been emboldened by the advent of the Narendra Modi government....   | Read..

JEE lessons for exam vernacular cry

The results of a recent experiment with the all-India engineering entrance test may come as a damper for the MPs clamouring for the civil services exam to be conducted in...   | Read..

Train crushes 19 at ‘manned’ crossing

An express train roaring down the tracks at 70kmph rammed into a packed auto-rickshaw that had passed through the open gates of a level crossing, killing at least 19 pers...   | Read..

Nurse cries rape at five-star hotel

A 28-year-old nurse tending to the ailing wife of one of the owners of a central Delhi five-star hotel was gang-raped in the complex by two helps employed by the business...   | Read..

Gogoi heckled at relief camp

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi beat a hasty retreat from a relief camp here today after angry inmates, who had fled their homes following violence on the Nagaland borde...   | Read..
Kashmir parties slam cancellation of talks: Separatists and mainstream political parties in Kashmir criticised New Delhi on Monday for cancelling foreign secretary talks over Pakistani high ...  | Read
Nation Briefs
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bullet ‘Ebola’ death
bullet Fake groom
bullet Goa rafting

Raiders of the cash pot

Dharmendra Bansode has seen five men in his extended family physically disabled by accidents du...   | Read..

Kejriwal dissent cloud on revival

Arvind Kejriwal’s alleged dictatorial attitude is being flagged unceasingly by the Aam Aa...   | Read..

Speeding cars pose road threat to leopards

Speed has been taking a toll on one of the quicker athletes of the wild....   | Read..

PILs, lawyers challenge collegium bills

Parliament’s recent legislation on judges’ appointments has drawn fire from legal experts, with two public i...   | Read..

Yatra fillip to Munde daughter

Gopinath Munde’s daughter Pankaja will embark on a yatra in poll-bound Maharashtra similar to a 1995 odyssey by he...   | Read..

Govt must advertise jobs: SC

Any appointment to a government job made without the post being advertised in the media violates Articles 14 and 16 of t...   | Read..

Censor board CEO arrested

The CBI today arrested Rakesh Kumar, the CEO of the censor board who was under the scanner for allegedly demanding a bri...   | Read..

IIM Calcutta joins global club

The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, today became the first IIM and the country’s third B-school to join ...   | Read..

SC discipline leash on courts

The Supreme Court has ruled that courts should not interfere with punishments imposed by disciplinary authorities on del...   | Read..

Eye on cable content

The government is planning to keep an eye on cable-linked content on channels and has asked all states to form panels at...   | Read..