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Modi and Mamata fooling people with false promises on jobs, Rahul says

Apr 23, 2016
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday lumped together Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as common foes, accusing them of making false promises about jobs.   | Read..

175 countries pledge to sign Paris Deal

Apr 23, 2016
China and the United States, the world's top producers of greenhouse gas emissions, pledged on Friday to formally adopt by the end of the year a Paris deal to slow global...   | Read..

Pak Opposition keeps pressure on Sharif despite pledge to probe Panama papers

Apr 23, 2016
Pakistan's Opposition political parties are keeping up pressure on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif despite his announcement to hold a probe into the Panama Papers leaks and a...   | Read..

Trump calls Hillary Clinton 'crooked'

Apr 23, 2016
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump attacked his top Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on Friday, calling her ”crooked,” and promised his...   | Read..
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Nation RSS
Uttarakhand order on 'technical' hold
The Supreme Court today kept in abeyance on technical grounds till April 27 the Uttarakhand High Cou...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Big fight: Citizen vs Syndicate
The man whose face had mirrored the plight of voters during the violence-marred Salt Lake municipal ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Day after dad's death, FIR threat to son
He would meet his father's fate, acquaintances allegedly warned Rahidul Islam a day after his CPM-su...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
The chief minister’s decision to impose total prohibition has changed life in Patna in a big way. 
“Around Rs 60 lakh was spent on opening the disco. It will be very difficult to recover costs...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Power for 500 garden families
Around 500 families of a Terai tea garden who had been living without electricity for the past 13 ye...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Stone of contention
The most appropriate present India could give Queen Elizabeth for her orgy of 90th birthday parties ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
De Villiers the best of our generation: Virat
Virat Kohli was certainly a happy man as Royal Challengers Bangalore are back to winning ways after ...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Obama urges UK to remain in EU
President Obama has called on the British people not to vote for an exit from the EU, writing in an ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Petrochem lifts RIL net
The petrochemicals business came to the aid of Reliance Industries as the oil giant topped Street es...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Quality cloud on capital water
Dwindling dams, plunging water table, drying wells and unpredictable piped supply have prompted resi...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Disaster strikes, alarm bells ring
Building structures in the hills here are as safe as on the plains provided they are designed for st...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Pollution cloud on smart city
On the occasion of World Earth Day, Sandeep Mishra of The Telegraph checks the ambient air quality a...   | Read..