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Cong reaches out to like-minded parties

Acknowledging that the agitation against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's land Bill was a "make or break issue" for the ...

Delhi's power regulator refuses to appear in Delhi Assembly

Quasi-Judicial body shocked at AAP govt's summons to explain power tariff

BJP National Executive resolution to laud Modi govt

New Delhi, April 1The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Executive meeting in Bengaluru on April 3 and 4 is unlikely to issue a stand-alone ...

Giriraj Singh's racist remark against Sonia Gandhi sparks row

Nigerian High Commission demands apology from minister

Amaravathi is the name of Andhra'new capital city

State govt had collected 33,000 acres of land from local farmers for constructing the city

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ED attaches Marans' assets worth Rs 742 cr in Aircel-Maxis case

Assets include Kalanithi Maran's shares worth Rs 139 cr in Sun Direct, and Sun Network buildings and land worth Rs 266 cr

Govt holds yoga sessions for staff

In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to make yoga an international practice, the central government has taken a decision to ...

Facebook's Zuckerberg 'Likes' Modi's Varanasi post

The micro-site on Varanasi, the constituency from where Modi won the Lok Sabha elections last year, was launched today

Court directs CBI to deposit original files

A special court today directed the CBI to deposit the original case files of a coal blocks allocation scam case involving Jharkhand Ispat Pvt ...

CBI registers case against BS Ispat

A fresh case in the coal scam has been registered by CBI against Nagpur-based B S Ispat for alleged misrepresentation of facts while applying ...

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The (slow) rise of women-oriented political parties

Despite a low success rate in elections, most of these parties have survived, and the trend of registration of women's issues-based parties has ...

Delhi, seeking 381% subsidy rise, complains about New Delhi

The Delhi government stands to lose about Rs 25,000 crore under a central plan to devolve more finances to states

A country that only feels for its cows

The beef ban's advances have sparked considerable debate and confusion. You see, India is the second-largest exporter of beef in the world after ...

In just 3 months, swine flu deaths surpass worst annual toll

Swine flu has claimed 1,947 lives and infected 32,663 people across India according to official data

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Kamal resigns as ICC President, calls Srinivasan 'rotten'

Says if Srinivasan is in charge of cricket, how will cricket run?

Australia dismiss New Zealand for 183 in World Cup final

James Faulkner and Mitchell Johnson took three wickets apiece

New Zealand caves into Australian pace attack; sets 184 as target

Grant Elliott's 83 was the only silver lining in an otherwise insipid batting display by the Black Caps

Srinivasan defends 10-team World Cup in 2019

He says the format gives the associate cricket nations a good chance at qualifying for the mega-event

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Climate change costs

Unpredictable weather may impact 30 per cent of the harvest

Disgust and duty

V K Singh's comment reveals govt's incoherent Pakistan strategy

Moving on Aadhaar

A privacy law will add to its legitimacy

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Adam Minter

Adam Minter: Low-cost airlines are high stress for pilots
Adam Minter

No group of pilots has been under greater stress in recent years than those flying for budget carriers. The business model is simple: provide ...

Rahul Jacob

Rahul Jacob: What China learned from Lee Kuan Yew... and India didn't
Rahul Jacob

Lee deserved to lead a bigger country than Singapore, the city of 5 million he ruled for three decades

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