April 24, 2015 1:48 am

According to Dr Karan Singh, the Hari-Tara Trust, of which he is trustee, had leased the premises in pursuit of a ‘charitable’ objective, which the Governor’s residence has failed to serve.

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April 23, 2015 8:35 am

Over 1,750 have drowned in the Mediterranean this year, and the final toll could be 30,000. What makes this Sea so deadly?

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April 22, 2015 9:25 am

The Indian Meteorological Department will announce on Wednesday its first forecast for the rainfall the country is likely to receive from June to September.

April 21, 2015 2:10 am

IE explains the process by which the govt classifies information, and the relationship between Official Secrets Acts and RTI Acts.

April 17, 2015 8:36 am

Sushant Singh explains the context and significance of the uranium supply deal that was signed between India and Canada.

April 17, 2015 1:58 am

Chasing a modest 128 vs SRH, RR huff and puff before registering fourth straight win.

April 16, 2015 7:24 am

The CPM is meeting at its 21st Party Congress in Visakhapatnam. At the end of the week, the largest communist party in India will have a new general secretary.

April 14, 2015 3:41 am

The NGT ban on diesel vehicles that are over ten years old in Delhi and NCR has come in for criticism for not giving enough time to vehicle-owners to make a switch.

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April 13, 2015 1:01 am

Newsline explains what subsidy means to a middle class family and how subsidy scheme works.

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April 13, 2015 4:46 pm

Harish Damodaran explains the relationship between El Niño and the Indian monsoon, and the implications for the economy.

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April 11, 2015 8:36 am

Pranav Kulkarni, explains the ongoing negotiations with French defence major Dassault Aviation.

April 10, 2015 3:17 pm

India evacuated 2,280 persons, including 1,764 Indians, from the conflict zone during the 2006 Lebanon War.

April 10, 2015 3:38 am

Amid the ongoing probe, on February 2, Mahindra & Mahindra-owned Tech Mahindra expressed interest in acquiring Satyam.

April 18, 2015 10:10 am

Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of Airtel Zero, where it will give free access to partner apps.

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April 9, 2015 1:19 am

Know the key proposals of Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill 2013 and how it could impact various stakeholders, including the home buyers.

April 8, 2015 4:03 am

Sreenivas Janyala explains why Red Sanders wood is so rare, coveted, and at the centre of bloody scrubland gunbattles in the east central Deccan.

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April 3, 2015 3:27 am

Why there is widespread anger and disappointment after BMC revealed details of consultations on Development Plan.

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April 2, 2015 8:18 am

Supreme Court last week stayed an order of the Armed Forces Tribunal, which had, on March 2, quashed the Army’s 2009 promotion policy.

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March 30, 2015 1:37 am

The Mufti government retorted that the power to declare an area disturbed was “inherent in AFSPA”. But the issue could be more complex than that.

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March 28, 2015 8:39 am

It is unclear how many voting members the NC has. Some say there are 352, others say it is closer to 380.

March 27, 2015 3:09 am

Whys and hows of the selection of IIT directors, and the current controversy explained.

March 26, 2015 2:59 am

The background, reasons and context of the financial crisis in the East and North Delhi Municipal Corporations explained.

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March 24, 2015 2:51 am

Sushant Singh looks at the background and contours of the border dispute between India and China.

March 23, 2015 3:11 am

The landmark judgment was about laying down yardsticks for defining social, economic backwardness in changing India.

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March 21, 2015 11:02 am

A train is said to have “overshot” a signal — technically referred to in Indian Railways jargon as ‘Signal Passing At Danger’.

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March 21, 2015 5:40 am

Friday’s accident that killed 32 people in Rae Bareli occurred after the train overshot a signal, refusing to stop at Bachrawan station and hitting a track dead-end.

March 20, 2015 5:36 am

Unseasonal rain in large parts of north, west and central India since early this month brought a grim prognosis for farmers.

March 19, 2015 2:57 am

Investors in the US reacted favourably on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve moved a step closer to its first rate hike since 2006.

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March 18, 2015 2:19 am

What does prorogation of the House mean, and how does the government plan to proceed.

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March 17, 2015 5:31 am

Delhi has appointed 21 parliamentary secretaries for ‘smooth functioning’ of the govt. Who are they, and what do they do?

March 16, 2015 9:13 am

Muzamil Jaleel explains the facts and context of the controversy over the flag of Jammu & Kashmir.

March 15, 2015 1:32 am

Arun Janardhanan explains the features and significance of the railway line that PM Modi inaugurated in northern Sri Lanka on Saturday.

March 14, 2015 2:19 am

Why did Biman Bose step down?

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March 14, 2015 1:02 am

He was one of the 35 wanted accused named in the Mumbai Police chargesheet.

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March 13, 2015 7:51 am

In July 2014, former AAP MLA Rajesh Garg recorded Kejriwal purportedly proposing a plan to break six members from the eight-MLA Congress.

March 12, 2015 11:22 am

The court has directed Singh and five other accused to appear before it on April 8.