The Telegraph
Tuesday , March 21 , 2017

BJP rushes to shake off Yogi caste tag

The BJP today tried to pitch Hindutva mascot and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath as a "caste-neutral" leader, seeking to deflect the Opposition's charges that an upper caste...   | Read..

UP Congress gets jitters

Congress workers in Uttar Pradesh believe Yogi Adityanath will help the BJP consolidate its Hindu support base and laugh away the contention of some central leaders that...   | Read..

On Day 2, a four-hour puja

Chief minister Yogi Adityanath did not issue an official order banning slaughterhouses in Uttar Pradesh even on his second day in office, but a small beginning seemed to...   | Read..

Spider venom hope in stroke treatment

A protein isolated from spider venom appears to protect the brain from stroke-related damage and may help extend the window of time available to treat strokes, Australian...   | Read..

Ansari ire on missing ministers

The government - still basking in the glory of its Uttar Pradesh victory - today earned the chairman's ire in the Rajya Sabha as not a single cabinet minister was in the...   | Read..

Chouhan on crusade for liquor-free MP

Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed a desire to see a liquor-free Madhya Pradesh and has begun taking small steps to curb drinking.   | Read..

SBI minimum balance norm draws House fire

State Bank of India's decision to hike the minimum balance requirement to Rs 5,000 for account holders from the next fiscal came in for sharp criticism from a number of MPs...   | Read..

SC dismisses Ansal jail relief plea

The Supreme Court today dismissed real estate tycoon Gopal Ansal's last-ditch appeal to avoid going to jail over the Uphaar fire tragedy and retained its earlier deadline...   | Read..

Man's body in suitcase, wife held

A young mother of two shot her husband, stuffed his 6-foot-3-inch body into a suitcase and was about to drive off in a BMW to dump the bag far away but tripped on her own...   | Read..

China protests Dalai invite

China expressed anger today after exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama attended a Buddhist conference supported by the Indian culture ministry, Beijing's latest...   | Read..

Splurge on global seminars

India's foreign office spent more on international conferences in the past 11 months than in the previous two years, highlighting an emphasis on a centralised global...   | Read..

CBSE tweaks result format

The Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to discontinue the practice of mentioning the Class IX scores of students while announcing the Class X results.   | Read..

SC bins quota scrap plea

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain two PILs by a chartered accountant to quash quotas and scrap vehicle rules making helmets mandatory.   | Read..

EC for life ban on convicts

The Election Commission today told the Supreme Court it was in favour of banning convicted politicians from contesting polls for the rest of their lives but said it...   | Read..

Indian clerics who had disappeared in Pakistan

Two Indian Sufi clerics who had disappeared in Pakistan returned to New Delhi on Monday but the mystery surrounding the circumstances in which they went missing - and were...   | Read..
National Conference president Farooq Abdullah (centre), who filed his nomination for the Srinagar Lok Sabha seat on Monday, said in an address to...   | Read..
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