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Friday , November 7 , 2014

Rural job scheme thrust on 2500 blocks

The Centre has kicked off its planned push for focused implementation of the rural job guarantee scheme in the 2,500 most backward blocks but allayed fears that the programme would be curtailed in the remaining 4,000 blocks....   | Read..

PM bid to split CM meets

The Prime Minister’s Office has proposed replacing the annual chief ministers’ conference on internal security with a series of “sector-wise discussions...   | Read..

All rise, the gamers are out and let hearing begin

The highest court of the land often voices its concern at the mountainous backlog of cases in the country. The Supreme Court has now turned its attention to a pile-up in ...   | Read..

Modi on move, projects on hold

Myanmar, Australia, Fiji, Nepalů ...   | Read..
A woman and a child at a langar on Guru Nanak Jayanti in Lucknow on Thursday. (PTI)
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Janata holds reunion, Nitish in lead role

Narendra Modi, often pilloried for being a “divisive” figure, has succeeded in brin...   | Read..

Parrikar waves party NOC for Delhi berth

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar has got an “NOC” from the BJP to join th...   | Read..

Go forth and spread govt gospel

Sangita Awhale of Saikheda village in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha sold her mangalsutra to build a toilet in her house. ...   | Read..

‘Menopause’ let-off for rape raises a stink

Delhi High Court has acquitted a man of raping a woman around “65-70” despite severe injuries to her vagina,...   | Read..

Pranab to visit Bhutan today

President Pranab Mukherjee will tomorrow fly to Bhutan on a day-long trip amid concerns in New Delhi over efforts by Chi...   | Read..

BJP’s azaadi pals

Former separatists who still swear by azaadi seem to be falling over themselves to warm up to the BJP as it makes...   | Read..

Remittance cost on PM G20 radar

The Narendra Modi government plans to lobby the world’s biggest economies for a global standard barring nations fr...   | Read..

Pataudi land case

Madhya Pradesh High Court has granted a week’s time to the family of the late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi to submit evide...   | Read..

Cong faces shy away from Delhi race

No one wants to become the Congress’s face for the Delhi elections, fearing further loss of credibility in a battl...   | Read..

Generation race in Congress

The Maharashtra Congress today followed the standard operating procedure and authorised Sonia Gandhi to nominate the Con...   | Read..

Shinde scion attacks MIM

The Maharashtra elections behind them, the gloves are off between the Congress and the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Musl...   | Read..

Sena claims calls for two names for Centre

The Shiv Sena today claimed a call from the PMO and another from BJP chief Amit Shah asking for two names to be included...   | Read..