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Opposition makes for heavy going in Rajya Sabha session

Bills not resisted in Lok Sabha run into winter of discontent in Upper House

No need to be defensive, Modi tells ministers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Wednesday understood to have told his cabinet colleagues that government need not be defensive as it had ...

Akhilesh Yadav accuses BJP of having 'dual character'

Says while the party is talking about going to Mars, its people are raking up issues like 'love jihad' and religious 'conversion' to create a ...

CBI must quiz Naveen in Hindalco coal block issue, says BJP

Hindalco was allotted this mine despite initial objections of Coal India and then coal secretary, P C Parekh

Changes to Companies Act draw MPs' ire

Opposition says amendments should have been referred to the Standing Committee

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Black money in India not less than that stashed abroad: Govt

The govt has appointed an SIT to probe a list of over 600 people with money in HSBC, Geneva, among other cases

High-alert on Delhi high streets after Sydney, Peshawar incidents

Home minister Rajnath Singh has alerted states to strengthen security

Madhusudan Prasad likely to be next commerce secretary

Madhusudhan Prasad, a 1981-batch IAS officer from Haryana, who is presently deputed as additional secretary in commerce department is most ...

Badaun case follow-up: CBI to write to Centre urging better post-mortem facilities

Poor post-mortem leads to wrong conclusions, says agency

App-based cab booking service to return to Delhi

According to new rules, only cabs having full NCR permit will be allowed to operate in the capital

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Two years since Nirbhaya, women reclaim right to loiter in public spaces

A series of online and offline campaigns urge women to come out on the streets and 'stroll' for their freedom and autonomy

"Modi village" is Varanasi's new hot spot

Villagers take pride in the fact that Jayapur is one of the few all-Hindu village in the area

Cab drivers go extra mile to toe the line, post Uber crisis

Ban on web-based taxi firms has hit thousands of drivers, whose biggest worry today is servicing EMIs on the cars they bought

How to lose a test match in 60 minutes

From the attraction of a handsome test win to another insipid loss away from home - India's descent in Adelaide was swift and disquieting at the ...

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I should have won more titles this year: Saina

Says hope to do better in the coming year and would like to win many more tournaments for the country

Federer fans feel let down with low returns on IPTL tickets

Complain that seats and facilities are not worth the price of the tickets

India players can't use BCCI logo in domestic matches

The BCCI has begun to enforce the rule saying India team players should not use national logo in state matches

WC probables announced: 2011 heroes Yuvi, Viru & Gambhir miss the bus

J&K all-rounder Parveez Rasool, UP spinner Kuldeep Yadav, batting duo of Manish Pandey and Kedar Jadhav make the cut

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Waiting for Paris

Compromises in Lima declaration on climate change

Good news from Japan

Shinzo Abe routs the Opposition and returns to power

Putting people last

Regulators should focus on consumer convenience proactively

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Bharat Bhushan

Bharat Bhushan: The Grinch wants to steal Christmas, again
Bharat Bhushan

It appears the Narendra Modi government is letting the Saffron Grinches go on a rampage so that mounting public anger allows it to come forward ...

Ajit Balakrishnan

Ajit Balakrishnan: Uber, Baazee.com redux?
Ajit Balakrishnan

The Information Technology Act needs another tweak to allow a different kind of information intermediary to flourish

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