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  • From the Print Edition
    Bill on quota for OBCs this week
    Cabinet gives approval for Bill

    Aruna Roy: don't mess with Information Act
    Amendments put on the backburner in response to growing public opinion: sources

    Ustad Bismillah Khan dies, aged 90
    ``He gave a new meaning to shehnai and did not go abroad in search of greener pastures''

    The magic shehnai
    Ustad Bismillah Khan (March 21, 1916-August 21, 2006) represented the bridge between classical music as nurtured in the royal courts and its popular version presented on proscenium stages of the world. His contributions were many. He elevated the ...

    Genius in search of a true note
    A tribute to shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan, 1916-2006

    The maestro remembered
    Film-maker Goutam Ghose on a moving interaction with the `Ustad'

    The passing of a legend
    A great shehnai player and a great human being

    "He personified composite Indian culture"
    NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet, which met on Monday evening, mourned the death of shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan in Varanasi . Union Minister and Cabinet spokesperson Priyaranjan Dasmunsi, said the Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime ...

    Karunanidhi against one-upmanship in taking up Sri Lankan issue
    "Will deprive us of moral ground to ask island Tamils to avoid internecine strife"

    New facility tracks train movement
    Alerts passengers on approaching stations

    Supreme Court rejects petitions for cancelling bail to Lalu, Rabri
    ``PILs not meant to advance the political gain and also settle scores''

    Ministry wants to sell residual stake in MUL
    Schemes for revival of BHPV, Bharat Pumps

    SOUTH ASIAN GAMES
    Sharath guides India to gold
    India prevails over Sri Lanka in the final

    CRICKET
    Oval decision drives Darrell Hair into a lonely corner
    PCB Chairman vows team will never play under the umpire again but will complete the one-day assignment in England

    CRICKET
    No place for fundamentalist officials in the game
    When an umpire guards only the rules and not its spirit, cricket is the greatest sufferer, writes Imran Khan

    River linking can prevent floods as well as drought, says Kalam
    President dedicates Upper Krishna Project to the nation

    CRICKET
    An opportunity lost
    Why is BCCI so obsessed with foreigners, asks Makarand Waingankar

    CHESS
    Anand reigns supreme
    Mainz: Viswanathan Anand defeated Teimour Radjabov in both the games on Sunday to win the Chess Classic at Mainz for the sixth time. It was the seventh title in a row and ninth overall title for Anand in the Chess Classics held at Frankfurt and ...

    Centre pulled up for delay in salary for AIIMS doctors
    Strange you need Cabinet nod after we passed the order for salary payment: Supreme Court

    Supreme Court chides Delhi Govt. for power muddle
    "It seems the power crisis is the concern of the Court and not of the State... ."

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