The Telegraph
Thursday , August 21 , 2014

Whiff of ‘plot’ in chorus for Priyanka

The growing demand for Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in the Congress is being viewed as a conspiracy by a section of top leaders who are uncomfortable working with Rahul Gandhi....   | Read..

Yoga guru to Menuhin & Sachin

B.K.S. Iyengar, who went from being a disease-stricken child to one of the world’s foremost yoga teachers and counted Yehudi Menuhin, Jayaprakash Narayan and Sachin...   | Read..

Andhra budget skips pet projects

Andhra Pradesh’s first budget after bifurcation was presented today, but without allocations for the ruling Telugu Desam’s key promises and answers on how res...   | Read..

‘Live happily’ lesson lives on

Meera Raichura Vaghani, a yoga teacher in Pune, pays tribute to B.K.S. Iyengar. Meera has been a disciple at the Iyengar Yoga Institute in Pune for the last five years. Be...   | Read..

CPM panels for revival

The CPM has set up four panels focused on different sections of society and tapped intellectuals as part of a “reorientation” drive after the Left’s wor...   | Read..

Modi bins Vajpayee’s Pakistan policy

The Narendra Modi regime has officially junked former BJP Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Pakistan policy, suggesting that the party’s only previous nat...   | Read..
Irom Sharmila walked out of jail on Wednesday, a day after an Imphal court ordered the release of the rights activist who has spent almost 14 years ...  | Read
Nation Briefs
bullet Relief for Raja
bullet Jumbo scare
bullet Sister duo
bullet ‘Jail’ break

Plan for cell towers in Naxalite zones

The Narendra Modi government today cleared a Rs 3,568-crore project to set up towers to improve...   | Read..

US doctors spark homeopathy row

A medical paper by two American doctors that denounces clinical trials in homeopathy has evoked...   | Read..

Abused mother of six plans shelter with jackpot money

Q: What does a 28-year-old mother of six want to do with her lakhs won on Kaun Banega Crorepati?...   | Read..

PM ‘chalta hai’ stick for defence scientists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today turned the national defence research outfit’s annual prize-giving ceremony into...   | Read..

False dreams defeated work: Sonia

The Congress-led government had done a “lot of work” but people fell for “false dreams” sold by ...   | Read..

Fire scare on plane, passengers hurt

One passenger had a suspected fracture and over two dozen suffered bruises after a fire scare on a Mumbai-Delhi IndiGo f...   | Read..

Prod after Assam flare-up

Union home minister Rajnath Singh today asked the chief ministers of Assam and Nagaland to “sit across the table”...   | Read..

Citizen register updation

The Supreme Court today gave the Centre and the Assam government three years to complete updation of the National Regist...   | Read..

‘Progress’ pat on black money

The Supreme Court today expressed satisfaction at the “progress” made by the central government to track dow...   | Read..

To beat that flab, take the bus

Commuting to work using public transport instead of private vehicles can tangibly reduce body weight and the body’...   | Read..

Death for hijack on the cards

A draft bill providing for death penalty to hijackers and empowering security forces to shoot down aircraft that could b...   | Read..

Aadhaar watch on babus

The sarkari babu will have to make every minute count. ...   | Read..