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This Week Uttar Pradesh: Change of guard and priorities

The appointment of Nirmal Khatri as president of the UP Congress has left non-cadre Congressmen uneasy

This Week West Bengal: Mamata vs judiciary

A sudden attack by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the judiciary has stunned many in legal and political circles. The chief minister


This Week Gujarat: Asaram’s warning

This goes against the popular belief in Gujarat that Chief Minister Narendra Modi is beyond any challenge to his authority. When the challenge came,though,it was not really from an unlikely quarter

This Week Gujarat: The face-off that didn’t happen

For alumni of IIT Gandhinagar and guests,it would have been an opportunity to witness Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal and Chief Minister Narendra Modi sharing the dais

Briefly News: 1 held in Goa for possessing drugs at Sunburn festival

Saurabh Agarwal was arrested after he was found with 10 gms charas inside the Sunburn venue

News window: Pakistan's influential Chief Justice Chaudhry to retire

Pakistan’s longest serving Supreme Court Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry will retire Wednesday


Johnson to target Trott,Barmy Army

The last time England were in Australia in 2010-11.

State FMs to hold GST meet in Shillong in November

Some states had also expressed reservations to the inclusion of ‘entry tax’ in the GST fold.

Briefly Business: Telecom Comm to discuss spectrum price on Nov 6

Telecom Commission is likely to discuss spectrum price for the third round of auction.

Briefly Cricket: England top order dust off cobwebs

Michael Carberry (78),Ian Bell (77 not out) and Jonathan Trott (64 not out) registered half-centuries