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Something wrong to limitedness of thinking: Singh on book ban

August 29, 2009 9:39:48 pm

Jaswant Singh said there was something ‘really wrong’ in ‘limitedness’ of thinking.

WB: CPM leader shot dead

August 29, 2009 9:09:29 pm

Maoists shot dead a local leader of CPI(M) at Arsa area of Purulia district of West Bengal.

Newly elected MCD councillor faces 27 murder cases

August 29, 2009 8:42:54 pm

Kishan Pahalwan,who has 27 murder cases against him and is currently lodged in Tihar jail,elected as MCD councillor in the national capital.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Court awards lifer to 3

August 29, 2009 7:39:37 pm

A Delhi court awarded life imprisonment to 3 people for attempting to murder members of a Sikh family.

2,500 model schools to come up in 2 yrs: Sibal

August 29, 2009 5:42:45 pm

The Centre plans to set up over 2,500 model and 200 central schools on public-private- partnership basis in the country in two years,said Kapil Sibal.

Afraid of maths,PM’s daughter did not opt for eco

August 29, 2009 5:21:53 pm

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's daughter didn't take up economics as a career because she was scared of maths even as her renowned economist father was a bit unhappy.

Kandhamal riots contained successfully: Former DGP

August 29, 2009 5:20:53 pm

Former DGP Gopal Chandra Nanda told a Judicial Commission that Orissa Police had successfully 'contained the communal violence'

J-K speaker asks govt to give list of encroachers on Dal lake

August 29, 2009 5:14:46 pm

The speaker of J-K Assembly directed the government to provide the list of persons who have encroached on the world famous Dal lake and steps it has taken to remove them.

Chandrayaan,India’s moon mission comes to an abrupt end

August 29, 2009 5:00:01 pm

India's first ever moon mission,Chandrayaan-1,is over,announced its Project Director M Annadurai. Earlier,ISRO had announced that it had lost radio contact.

Thirty Maoists caught in Orissa

August 29, 2009 4:52:38 pm

Thirty Maoists were arrested during night-long combing operations in four places in Orissa's Sundargarh district.

Advani meets RSS chief

August 29, 2009 3:58:07 pm

Senior BJP leader L K Advani met RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat,a day after the Sangh head appeared to have stepped in to resolve the crisis in the party.

PM dismisses Pokhran II speculations; asks BJP to settle down

August 29, 2009 2:38:38 pm

PM Manmohan Singh said that what was happening in BJP was not good and felt the controversies over Kandahar and Pokhran-II were needless.

Ties with Pak not conducive for talks: Manmohan

August 29, 2009 2:36:57 pm

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that relations with Pakistan are currently not conducive for the two sides to have talks at any level.

One killed,three injured in house collapse

August 29, 2009 2:35:48 pm

A boy was on Saturday killed and three of his family members were injured when a mud house collapsed in frontier district of Kupwara,police said.

Maoists butcher civilians; Centre boils,rights group silent

August 29, 2009 1:45:54 pm

Four persons,including a minor girl and a woman were brutally shot dead by the left ultras in Bundu area near Ranchi.

Girls traumatised in school premises; one raped,another stripped

August 29, 2009 1:37:40 pm

Two girls faced harrowing time at their schools with one being raped by the school owner and another stripped off her shirt by her teacher.

Women smuggling narcotics arrested in Jammu

August 29, 2009 1:30:28 pm

This arrest was made after specific information about some women smuggling narcotics from Kashmir Valley to neighbouring Punjab state was received.

Muthoot murder: Family allege cover up by cops

August 29, 2009 1:00:54 pm

A week after Kerala business tycoon Paul Muthoot was found murdered,his family has refuted Kerala Police's road rage claim.

Bihar to invest Rs 40 cr on Ganga river bank development

August 29, 2009 12:39:03 pm

Bihar government has prepared a detailed project report for an ambitious Rs 40 crore scheme along river Ganga in the state.

Now,Maneka joins the dissidents,backs Jaswant

August 29, 2009 12:37:23 pm

BJP MP from the Aonla constituency in Uttar Pradesh,Maneka Gandhi,extended her support to expelled party leader Jaswant Singh.

Despite RSS hints,immediate changes in BJP ruled out

August 29, 2009 12:01:02 pm

BJP top brass,including Sushma Swaraj,Arun Jaitley,Venkaiah Naidu and Ananth Kumar,met senior leader LK Advani at his residence late on Friday night for almost two hours.

Sulking Khanduri takes complaint to RSS chief

August 29, 2009 11:58:10 am

B C Khanduri met RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and is understood to have aired his grievances against the central leadership.

Broadband for 50% panchayats in 2 years: Govt

August 28, 2009 8:09:15 pm

The Central Government plans to provide broadband connectivity to around 50 per cent of panchayats across the country within two years.

‘Advani was at centre of cash-for-vote drama in LS’

August 28, 2009 7:35:04 pm

Firing a fresh salvo,Jaswant Singh has said that senior BJP leader L K Advani was "at the centre" of the cash-for-votes scam drama enacted in the Lok Sabha last year.

RSS will not interfere in internal matters of BJP: Bhagwat

August 28, 2009 7:34:09 pm

While stating that the RSS preferred not to interfere in the internal matters of BJP,Mohan Bhagwat has said that the age group of 55 to 60 is the ideal for leaders of the Sangh Parivar.