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Friday , August 29 , 2014
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BJP picks polarisation specialist for UP

BJP president Amit Shah has tasked Yogi Adityanath, known for making incendiary speeches, to lead the campaign for the by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, offering further proof to critics who feel communal polarisation is the principal arrow in the turnaround star’s quiver....   | Read..

Chouhan & Church in ‘wakf’ row

Shivraj Singh Chouhan thinks it’s a “better deal”. The Church says it’s just a ruse to meddle in its affairs....   | Read..

Assets case bar hangs on Jaya

A special court will on September 20 pronounce its verdict in the 17-year-old assets case against Jayalalithaa, who could lose the chief minister’s post if she is c...   | Read..

Cong old hand stirs age pot

Nobody has blamed the “old age” of its leaders for the Congress’s election rout but a party veteran, who himself is pushing 70, has come up with a cure....   | Read..

Teen helps police bust snake gang that raped 37

Her rapists came armed with venom, but their 18-year-old victim had enough valour left to hit back....   | Read..
Dark clouds gather over the Taj Mahal on Thursday. (PTI)
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Hanuman langurs not one species, at least 3

India’s ubiquitous Hanuman langurs found everywhere, from the eastern coast to the Rajast...   | Read..

Cheat & rape charge on Gowda son

A Kannada actress has accused railway minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda’s son Karthik of secr...   | Read..

Rajnath lags on 100-day scorecard

Rajnath Singh, battling “rumours” of financial misconduct by his son, seems to have precious little to show ...   | Read..

Manipur governor resigns

Manipur governor V.K Duggal has put in his papers, joining the spate of resignations by UPA nominees in recent weeks....   | Read..

Graft heat on Chandy

A Kerala court has rejected an appeal by the vigilance and anti-corruption department to close a case against chief mini...   | Read..

Ally cries ‘betrayal’, dumps BJP in Haryana

The BJP’s ally in poll-bound Haryana has snapped the alliance, accusing the party of “betrayal” and ci...   | Read..

SC bins Maran plea

The Supreme Court today refused to restrain the CBI from filing a chargesheet against Dayanidhi Maran in the spectrum sc...   | Read..

Goa NGO to challenge govt move on Ghats

A Goa-based NGO has decided to contest the Centre’s decision to junk the recommendations of the Madhav Gadgil Committe...   | Read..

Ex-selloff chief in hotel glare

The CBI has registered a cheating case against former disinvestment secretary Pradeep Baijal and Bharat Hotels, which ow...   | Read..