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NEW DELHI: The Congress on Thursday evening decided to drop Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar as its candidates for the Lok Sabha elections after the two – under fire for their alleged involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots – ...
CBI shifts stand, challenges court’s power
NEW DELHI: In a surprise change in its legal stand on an anti-Sikh riot case here involving Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, the CBI on Thursday challenged the power of the trial court hearing the case to decide on its plea for closure of the ...
Sikhs protest outside Karkardooma court
NEW DELHI: A large number of people staged a demonstration outside the Karkardooma court premises here on Thursday to protest the CBI’s “clean chit” to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case. ...
Sedition case registered against Vaiko
CHENNAI: The Chennai City police have registered a sedition case against MDMK general secretary Vaiko for his speech warning that India would not remain one country if the war against the LTTE in Sri Lanka was not stopped. The case has ...
EC notice to Lalu, Rabri for ‘hate speeches’
NEW DELHI: The Election Commission (EC) has served notice to RJD leaders, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad and the former Bihar Chief Minister, Rabri Devi, for their “hate speeches” violating the model code of conduct in Bihar. Both ...
Nano bookings begin
Different options at 30,000 counters across India till April 25
We will decide: Mulayam, Lalu, Paswan
Lalu hails union of “three brothers”; Paswan says he and Lalu are firmly behind Mulayam
“Vaiko speech issue not being considered by EC”
It is a law and order matter, says official
Rajus’ signatures taken on blank papers in open court
CBI seeks to prove forgery charges against the accused in Satyam case
Iran inaugurates new nuclear fuel facility
Isfahan (Iran): Iran's president has inaugurated a new facility producing uranium fuel for a planned heavy-water nuclear reactor. The West fears the reactor could eventually be used for producing a nuclear weapon. President Mahmoud ...
The battle of the alliances in Maharashtra
For the Congress party in Maharashtra, it’s a case of keeping friends close, but enemies even closer. After a prolonged tussle, the party formed a pre-poll alliance with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Republican Party of India ...
“Congress has surrendered to TMC”
A mayor versus a four-time winner
The Batla House effect in Azamgarh
The widespread hurt and anger among large segments of the Muslim population over the September 19 , 2008, Batla House encounter in Delhi’s Jamia Nagar will impact on the elections in eastern Uttar Pradesh. In local parlance, it is called ...
Gambhir in Gavaskar’s league: Sehwag
Triumphant Team India returns to a tumultuous welcome
AIADMK releases list of candidates
MDMK has been allotted four seats; Vaiko to contest from Virudhunagar
Brilliant Barcelona buries Bayern
Ivanovic slots in two as Chelsea rallies to stun Liverpool
FIR against councillors in assault case
New Zealand holds India; Pakistan drubs Egypt for first victory
IPOH: If ever a chronicler takes the trouble of compiling the times when India had conceded the lead in the fading minutes of a contest, he may have to write volumes. One more instance surfaced on Thursday, when it failed to hold on to ...
‘A thorn in India-China relationship’
SINGAPORE: The continuing presence of the Dalai Lama in India “does not help” in its ties with China, according to Singapore’s elder statesman and Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew. In a dialogue session, under the auspices of ...
47 Indian firms in Forbes List
New York: As many as 47 Indian companies, led by Reliance Industries and State Bank of India, are in the latest list of the world’s biggest 2,000 companies prepared by the U.S. magazine Forbes. Five companies ...
India’s biggest auction of oil and gasfields
New Delhi: India on Thursday launched its biggest-ever auction of oil and gas blocks, expecting a $3-billion investment in exploration of 70 areas on offer for bidding. The country, dependent on imports for 75 per cent of its ...
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