The Telegraph
Thursday , October 12 , 2017

Sangh lights a 'Hindu sentiment' cracker

The BJP and the RSS appear to have launched an under-the-radar campaign on the Supreme Court ban on the sale of firecrackers during Diwali in the National Capital Region, seeking to give a communal...   | Read..

Urgent hearing appeal

The Supreme Court today agreed to consider a plea for urgent listing of an application moved by a consortium of cracker dealers seeking recall of its October 9 judgment...   | Read..

Cong mocks Shah on Amethi trip

Congress leaders believe Amit Shah's foray into Amethi was a sign of desperation as the BJP chief did not have answers to uncomfortable questions being raised in...   | Read..

RSS veteran leads protest against BJP

Lalji Bhai Patel, an RSS pracharak (whole-timer) in Gujarat for over 50 years, has turned a rebel and is leading a farmers' agitation chanting slogans of betrayal by the...   | Read..

Apex court hints at living will

A five-judge Supreme Court bench today hinted at the possibility of allowing people to write "living wills" so that family members could withdraw their life...   | Read..

Stem cell therapy for select diseases

The Centre today released updated national guidelines on stem cell research to curb what health officials say is the "indiscriminate use of stem cells" for...   | Read..

Catchy slogans not enough: SC

Welfare schemes and "catchy slogans" are "excellent" for awareness campaigns but they must be backed by focused implementation programmes and remedial...   | Read..

SC raps govt for waving child marriage 'reality'

The Supreme Court today rejected the Centre's argument that child marriage has become a reality in India that cannot be wished away and that sexual intercourse with a wife...   | Read..

Solar scam probe on Chandy

The Kerala government today announced a vigilance probe against senior Congress leader and former chief minister Oommen Chandy in the multi-crore solar panel scam in which...   | Read..

'A rapist is a rapist' even if husband

The Supreme Court today referred to the European Commission of Human Rights' observation on sexual assault by relatives that "a rapist remains a rapist regardless of...   | Read..

Secular law to prevail

The Supreme Court today touched upon the marriage laws for Hindus and Muslims to highlight inconsistencies in various laws, saying some of the provisions make a...   | Read..

AAP rolls out Metro hike protests

The ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today geared up for an agitation against a hike in Delhi Metro fares, almost double in some cases, amid a public backlash against the steep...   | Read..

Jadhav case judge

Islamabad today invoked a provision of the statute of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to appoint a former chief justice, Assaduq Hussain Jillani, as its judge ad...   | Read..

Scindia clue on voter list

Jyotiraditya Scindia's wife Priyadarshini has been included as a voter in Madhya Pradesh family pocket-borough Shivpuri, making some wonder whether she would contest next...   | Read..

Kher to head film institute

Actor Anupam Kher was today appointed chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), succeeding the controversial Gajendra Chauhan whose appointment had run...   | Read..

Ayush new boss

The Centre today appointed an ayurveda expert as secretary of the ayurveda, yoga and naturopathy, unani, siddha and homoeopathy (Ayush) department, the first time a...   | Read..

Finger at road rage in engineer murder

Karnataka police have arrested a man who was out on bail in a case of attempted murder for Monday morning's fatal knife assault on a software engineer in what has turned...   | Read..

Bangalore potholes kill 4 in 9 days

Four persons have died in the past nine days in Bangalore in accidents caused by potholes, bringing the Karnataka government under fire over alleged poor quality of...   | Read..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the Nanaji Deshmukh Plant Phenomics Centre in New Delhi during the Jana Sangh and RSS leader's birth...   | Read..
bullet Army caskets
bullet Aarushi case
bullet Officer blow
bullet Dera chief
bullet Horse case