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More trouble for dads in Modi govt: Gowda son named in actress rape case

Updated: 28 August 2014, Thursday, 01:00 hrs (IST)
Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda, against whose son Karnataka Police have registered a case of rape, said Thursday his son has been “falsely implicated” in the matter....   | Read..

Goa NGO to challenge junking of Gadgil report on Western Ghats

Updated: 28 August 2014, Thursday, 01:45 hrs (IST)
A Goa-based organisation has decided to move the National Green Tribunal against the Union government’s decision to junk the Gadgil report on the Western Ghats, whi...   | Read..

National Herald case: Court to hear matter against Sonia, Rahul on Dec 9

Updated: 28 August 2014, Thursday, 12:40 hrs (IST)
A Delhi court on Thursday fixed December 9 for hearing the complaint case in which it had issued summons against Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and others,...   | Read..

Dad & big dads do protest too much

Still short of a hundred days in office, the Narendra Modi government was pushed into putting panicked sutures on fissures at the very top today....   | Read..

Advice on charged ministers

A constitution bench of the Supreme Court today advised the Prime Minister and chief ministers to desist from appointing as ministers those against whom charges have been...   | Read..

124-day clock ticks on CM

Mamata Banerjee has a chance to prove she can do in 124 days what Narendra Modi and Anandiben Patel take all of 728 days to accomplish....   | Read..

Chance to catch couch commentary

Those in the line of fire often complain of “armchair critics”. Richie Benaud, the legendary cricket commentator, may now give a new spin to the term....   | Read..

Growing sex trade a worry

The National Commission for Women today expressed concern over the growing non-brothel sex trade in the Northeast. ...   | Read..

Husband in net, shooter cries ploy

Jharkhand rifle shooter Tara Shahdeo’s husband, who she has accused of deceiving her into marriage, forcibly trying to convert her to Islam and tormenting her for o...   | Read..
Jhumpa Lahiri at a photo-op at the 71st Venice Film Festival on Wednesday. The Pulitzer-winning author is a member of the jury at the festival. (AP)
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