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April 18, 2016 7:34:23 am

The temple fireworks display in Kerala that killed over 100 went ahead without permission, and with the blessings of politicians.

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April 17, 2016 7:00:15 pm

Seven years and six elections later, this became the seed the 'Siliguri Model', the foundation on which the unlikely alliance between the Left and Congress has been forged.

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April 16, 2016 9:14:48 am

Rajya Sabha MP Anil Sahni's LTC episode has put spokes in Nitish Kumar's national wheels

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April 15, 2016 8:02:33 am

Babasaheb Ambedkar rejected Hinduism, but the Sangh still wants to embrace him. Indeed, no party can ignore the ideals he fought for.

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April 15, 2016 6:04:19 am

It is a convenient whipping boy, even though it consumes less water on a per-day basis than other crops, and even less for every unit weight of biomass produced.

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April 14, 2016 4:15:20 pm

UPI is a unique payment solution as the recipient is now empowered to initiate the payment request from a smartphone without using credit or debit card and internet banking.

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April 14, 2016 12:46:17 pm

Several members in the political secretariat of the Aam Aadmi Party government claim to have flagged the issue and pointed out that the disgruntled car-owner could drift away from the party.

April 14, 2016 1:36:36 am

Canadian Sikhs have for long been demanding a formal apology in the Canadian Parliament for Komagata Maru incident.

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April 14, 2016 1:28:12 am

Indian Express explains the key issues around the IMD’s monsoon forecast.

April 14, 2016 1:21:29 am

The LSA would help Indian armed forces, especially its navy, to operate far from subcontinental shores at a moment when New Delhi has to secure its widely dispersed interests in the Indian Ocean and beyond.

April 13, 2016 1:26:03 pm

The defence action plan is an important component of the India-Maldives bilateral relationship and the shared strategic and security interests of the two countries in the Indian Ocean region.

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April 13, 2016 3:03:51 am

Shayara Banu’s case has seen the government being forced to dust off a year-old report that recommended a ban on the practice.

April 13, 2016 2:56:44 am

Even as a formal notification is awaited within the next few days, the “all-inclusive” definition of a “Jharkhandi” could well lead to another round of debates and a political war of words.

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April 5, 2017 6:07:51 pm

Although the RBI did some work on a potential new law, the move to review FERA was not pursued for a while, as the P V Narasimha Rao-led government went out of office in 1996.

April 13, 2016 2:46:32 am

It pops up in the news every now and then, and people often think of it as a decree, instruction or order — or even something akin to a court farmaan.

April 12, 2016 8:45:08 pm

The sometimes insane social premium on entering a medical college has fueled demand to such impossible extent that its yawning gap with the supply of medical seats can probably never be fulfilled.

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April 12, 2016 6:18:31 pm

The scarcity, and the agrarian crisis emerging from consecutive drought years actually has its epicentre in three districts of the Marathwada region -- Latur, Osmanabad and Beed.

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April 12, 2016 10:27:09 am

The truth behind Basit’s comments is depressing: Pakistan’s army has staged what can only be described as a foreign policy coup, rejecting Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s efforts to seek normalisation with India.

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April 12, 2016 10:09:07 am

Indian Express explains Bihar’s tough new prohibition law that makes all drinking illegal — Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s wager on losing Rs 4,000 crore in revenues to win a much bigger prize.

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April 11, 2016 1:42:26 am

What is the feud that is tearing the first family of the Namdharis apart? Is the killing linked to the vast properties the sect owns, an attempt by a “third party” to ensure the family stays divided?