Has RSS given the government its seal of approval?

The Opposition has alleged that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh runs the Narendra Modi government

Taking up US snooping issue reflects NDA govt's strength: BJP

Criticizing the move, Swaraj told Kerry that this action was totally unacceptable to India

UPSC exam row creates turmoil in Parliament

Opposition members created uproar over the issue in both Houses leading to adjournment of Rajya Sabha thrice before lunch

Sonia's reaction to my book shows it has touched a raw nerve: Natwar

He also claimed in an interview to NDTV that "50 Congressmen" called him to congratulate him for "telling the truth" in his new book

HC notice to Swamy on pleas of Sonia, Rahul in Herald case

Delhi HC will hear the case on Aug 5

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So far the prime minister has got it right by taking only baby steps. But he needs to stop sulking about the media

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The billion-dollar gift

Doubts over Flipkart's valuation will persist

Against science

Government should not back RSS on GM crops

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RBI should maintain its inflation-fighting credibility

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Federal Bank ad of the old couple is one of the best ads. Very touching !
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Regarding the J.J. Act: if you are old enough to rape, then you are old enough to be tried as an adult in a court of law.
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Deeply saddened on loss of innocent lives due to landslide near Pune. My heartfelt condolence to bereaved families.
Linking places with tourism potential of Himalayan regions by road is a priority of our ministry.
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Indian contingent cont. it's gr8 performance @Glasgow2014 increasing its tally to 22 medals, hope tht 101 medal tally frm #cwc2010 is beaten
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Picture of the day:   Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a meeting with Madhya Pradesh BJP MPs in New Delhi on Friday


India must take 'clear stand' on Gaza issue: Oppn

Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Sugata Bose referred to the tragic incident of an attack on a school in Gaza

Cong sets up committees for choosing Assembly poll candidates

Jitendra Singh and Ajay Maken have been made the Screening Committee Chairmen for Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir respectively

Delhi HC serves notice to Swamy on Sonia, Rahul plea

Justice VP Vaish sought response from Swamy and the Delhi government by Aug 5

CBI files 23rd FIR in coal block allocation scam

Revati Cements was allocated the Thesgora B Rudrapuri coal block without meeting the required norms

Govt hints at delay in bringing judicial accountability bill

Though the bill was passed by the Lok Sabha in March 2012, it had undergone changes in the Rajya Sabha

Fast track criminal justice system, suggests SC

The apex court suggested a meeting of law secretaries and chief secretaries of all the states

Delhi HC to hear Katju's plea on corrupt judges on Sep 3

The petition sought registration of a case and a CBI probe into the matter

Parliament adjourned till noon over bugging issue

Senior BJP leaders evaded questions on the controversy