The Telegraph
Tuesday , August 2 , 2016

Lifetime freebie snatched from ex-CMs

The Supreme Court today ruled that former chief ministers could not enjoy free "lifetime" government accommodation.   | Read..

IIMs set to bypass OBC faculty quota

The Indian Institutes of Management can go on hiring teachers without setting aside slots for socially disadvantaged sections if a bill seeking to empower the B-schools to...   | Read..

Flout heat on Srinagar cop

Srinagar top cop Amit Kumar was today produced before a court in police custody to explain why he had disobeyed its order to prosecute a junior accused of killing a youth...   | Read..

Booze ban with no exemption

Bihar is set to come under the strictest prohibition regime in the country with the Assembly today passing an excise bill that makes family members and company officials...   | Read..

Is suicide lone option, ask ponzi agents

Dinesh Garg, a middle-aged man from Rajasthan, has a grouse: "Nobody listens till you attempt suicide."   | Read..

SC bins challenge to Shah acquittal

The Supreme Court today refused to interfere with the order of a trial court that had discharged BJP national chief Amit Shah in a fake encounter case, saying the person...   | Read..

Uproar in RS over Parrikar

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar's reported statement that people speaking against the country must be "taught a lesson" triggered an uproar in the Rajya Sabha...   | Read..

Push to screen child-abuse shorts

The women and child development ministry is pushing for a 10-minute film on child sexual abuse to be shown in movie theatres before the regular show begins.   | Read..

President son

Aligarh Muslim University has elected 42 people as members of its highest governing body with the President's son, Abhijeet Mukherjee, being inducted from the learned...   | Read..

Survival battle for rescued camels

The 85 camels smuggled out of Rajasthan and made to walk to Hyderabad for slaughter before being rescued by an NGO last month have been ferried back home, but are so tired,...   | Read..

Pushpa no pushover

Sasikala Pushpa, the AIADMK Rajya Sabha member who slapped DMK parliamentarian Tiruchi Siva at Delhi airport on Saturday, was summarily expelled from her party today after...   | Read..

NGT: Time not far to lug oxygen cylinders

The National Green Tribunal today said the time was not far off when people would have to carry oxygen cylinders, rapping Himachal Pradesh authorities for not planting a...   | Read..

Tech holes in plane search

Searchers are struggling to locate the Antonov-32 that disappeared with 29 people on board on July 22 because it lacked the equipment to transmit electronic distress...   | Read..
An Arjun battle tank, a BrahMos missile and a rocket-launcher were found parked inside the Parliament complex on Monday, sparking talk of a...   | Read..
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