The Telegraph
Thursday , December 17 , 2015

Naidu alone in fight to save session

Parliamentary affairs minister M. Venkaiah Naidu today appealed to Rajya Sabha Opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for help to break the legislative logjam in the upper House in what appeared to be...   | Read..

Pranab book BJP can take leaf out of

Floor managers of the BJP may do themselves a favour if they were to read one chapter of President Pranab Mukherjee's book, The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years,...   | Read..

Scan on land tied to Herald

The Maharashtra government has ordered a probe into the alleged misuse of a Mumbai plot allotted to Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), the National Herald publisher allegedly...   | Read..

Any Hindu can be priest: SC

The Supreme Court today ruled that any Hindu person irrespective of caste or creed could be appointed temple priest, provided the governing Agama Shastras (the temple...   | Read..

Charges against Jaitley slanderous: BJP

The BJP today defended Arun Jaitley and described Arvind Kejriwal's charges against the finance minister as "slanderous" and "far removed from the...   | Read..

Congress targets Jaitley

The Congress today demanded the resignation of Arun Jaitley and a probe by a joint parliamentary committee into the alleged irregularities in the Delhi District Cricket...   | Read..

Engine sucks in AI employee

An Air India baggage handler died this evening after being sucked into a plane engine that a pilot later likened to a "wild beast" if on full blast.   | Read..

Modi plans Brussels visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi plans to visit Brussels in the first half of 2016 to restart summit-level negotiations with the European Union, trying to end four years of...   | Read..

Film posters spared censor scissors

The Centre has turned down the Censor Board's bid to "curb obscenity and nudity" in posters and banners used for the publicity of films, providing relief to the...   | Read..

ED raid on Karti office

The Enforcement Directorate today searched the Chennai office of former finance minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti in connection with a probe into firms owned by his...   | Read..

Delhi to hold IS talks with Cairo

National security adviser Ajit Doval will tomorrow host his Egyptian counterpart Fayza Abul-Naga for quiet, unpublicised talks that mark the latest link in a growing chain...   | Read..

SC bar on diesel SUVs, big cars in Delhi

The Supreme Court today formally banned registration of all new diesel SUVs and cars with engine capacity of 2000cc or more in Delhi and the National Capital Region till...   | Read..

Gaitonde record price

An oil painting by Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde has sold for Rs 29.3 crore, setting a record for Indian art.   | Read..

SC appoints UP lokayukta

The Supreme Court today invoked its powers to appoint a lokayukta for Uttar Pradesh, saying it was "astonished" that three constitutional authorities including...   | Read..

Plan to put kids on predator list

Women and child development minister Maneka Gandhi has proposed that all convicted sexual offenders above the age of 12 be included in a database the home ministry is...   | Read..

UPA story, Khurshid's version

Senior Congress leader and former external affairs minister Salman Khurshid has contested the impression that the UPA government was run by proxy and important files were...   | Read..

Collegium nudge

The Supreme Court today refrained from framing transparency guidelines in the appointment of judges to the high courts and the top court, leaving it to the Centre to...   | Read..
Naidu alone in fight to save session
bullet Doc on tweet
bullet Nestle relief
bullet Obama call
bullet Food notice
bullet Activist murders
bullet Quake risk
bullet Hate crime