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Thursday , August 21 , 2014
 
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CBI given custody of Saradha boss

Updated: 21 August 2014, Thursday, 19:20 hrs (IST)
A court here remanded Saradha group chairman to the Central Bureau of Investigation’s custody till August 26 after the agency said it plans to verify some more names of politicians who were alleged beneficiaries of the chit fund scam. ...   | Read..
 

SC to hear petitions against scrapping of collegium system

Updated: 21 August 2014, Thursday, 12:40 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court will hear on Monday a batch of petitions challenging the 121st Constitutional amendment by which the collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary was scrapped and a new mechanism under National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) was proposed to be put in ...   | Read..
 

3rd target: Crowd boos Jharkhand CM Soren in presence of Modi

Updated: 21 August 2014, Thursday, 16:05 hrs (IST)
Jharkhand’s Hemant Soren on Thursday became the third Opposition chief minister to be booed by a crowd in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the recent...   | Read..
 

In Maharashtra, BJP takes a dig at CM Chavan for skipping Modi event

Updated: 21 August 2014, Thursday, 12:35 hrs (IST)
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday termed as “unfortunate” Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's decision to boycott Prime Minister Narendra Modi's...   | Read..
 

CBI’s first catch: East Bengal boss

The CBI today arrested the de facto boss of East Bengal club, marking the national agency’s first such action in the Saradha case and sending a “who’s-next&...   | Read..
 

Why I did not quit

Forty-eight hours after a six-hour session at the office of the Enforcement Directorate in Salt Lake, Aparna Sen spoke to The Telegraph about her associatio...   | Read..
 

Legend, healer and my guru

B.K.S. Iyengar, the legendary yoga guru who overcame debilitating illnesses in his formative years and built a global following that included violin maestro Yehudi M...   | Read..
 

Run for nothing less than Valley seats

The prospect of voter absence rather than voter turnout is spurring the BJP to targeted pursuit of select Kashmir Valley seats for the first time in electoral history. ...   | Read..
 

3 die as cops, protesters clash again

Police and protesters clashed for the second consecutive day in Assam’s Golaghat district today, leaving three persons, including a Class IX student, dead and several i...   | Read..
 

Alliance on test, so is Sushil

Not just for Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad and their newly forged alliance, the stakes are as high for the BJP’s prospective chief ministerial candidate, Sushil Ku...   | Read..
 

Nexus proof in CBI hands

A former chief of deposit collection company Swastik India, Ranjan Das, has provided strong evidence to the CBI about the nexus between his previous company and influenti...   | Read..
 

Agreement on DVC’s dues

Power utility Damodar Valley Corporation is hoping for an early clearance of dues accumulated by Jharkhand’s state electricity board in a bid to tide over an impending ...   | Read..
 

PM visit stokes money question

On the eve of Narendra Modi’s first Jharkhand visit after becoming pradhan mantri or in his own words pradhan sevak, three men who have largely steere...   | Read..
 
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