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Updated: Apr 1, 2015 02:37 AM
Plea seeks trial on conspiracy charges, could revive questions on their role in the demolition The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought the responses of BJP leader L.K. Advani and 19 others on a petition that sought their trial on charges of conspiracy to de
Updated: Apr 1, 2015 01:30 AM
Previous versions were rejected by President twice Revisiting the disputed anti-terror legislation brought in by former Chief Minister Narendra Modi , the Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday passed the landmark Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime B
Updated: Apr 1, 2015 02:33 AM
“China takes the Indian concern of trade imbalance very seriously,” says Le Yucheng, Beijing’s envoy to New Delhi. China would like to address the issue of trade imbalance and is willing to provide greater opportunities to India for ex
Updated: Apr 1, 2015 01:33 AM
Bill seeks to make Kannada a compulsory subject from Classes 1 to 10 Moving a step ahead with respect to enforcing teaching of Kannada in schools, the Assembly on Tuesday adopted two Bills, including the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Educatio
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I am a citizen of Andhra Pradesh and pained that the new capital of Andhra Pradesh might be located in the highly fertile and agricultural area of Guntur district (“Andhra’s capital to be named Amaravathi,” March 24). Land here yields
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Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan have indicated that a meeting of volunteers would be convened first before any announcement is made. Even as the mudslinging within the Aam Aadmi Party refuses to die down, its two leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant
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Party unveils a new 20-member panel packed with Arvind Kejriwal loyalists to interact with the media. The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday night sacked dissident leader Yogendra Yadav as chief spokesperson of the party and also removed rebel leaders Prashant
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The land bill passed by the Lok Sabha and pending before the Rajya Sabha has no chance of being cleared before April 5. The Union Cabinet on Tuesday discussed re-promulgation of the Land Acquisition Ordinance but refrained from making an official announ
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A court remanded two alleged Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives who supplied explosives for the 2011 triple blasts in Mumbai to 14 days’ police custody. The duo - Syed Ismail Afaque and Sadddam Hussein - was formally arrested on Monday in co
Sport
Mar 31, 2015 05:41 PM
Light The Sky shone when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning.Inner sand600m: Alfonso (J.Chinoy) 1200/600m 38.5. Moved freely.800m: Coat Of Arms (J.Chinoy) 53.5, 600/40. Easy. Multinational (Darren Williams) 53.5, 600/39.5. Moved freely. Dayt
Mar 31, 2015 05:40 PM
The Royal Western India Turf Club (RWITC) will be introducing day-night racing on a trial basis on April 18 and 19 during the ongoing season.Mr. K.N.Dhunjibhoy, Chairman, RWITC, said that “We needed some innovative idea to increase the falling atten
Mar 31, 2015 05:02 PM
Hoping to make a comeback into the Indian cricket team with stellar showings in the IPL, new Delhi Daredevils recruits Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan on Tuesday said they would make their stint with the franchise count in a bid to revive their international
Mar 31, 2015 03:47 PM
A “versatile” and “speedy” Gurbaj Singh will be key to Indian hockey team’s success in the upcoming 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia, feels the national side’s vice-captain and goalkeeper P.R. Sre
Mar 31, 2015 02:24 PM
The Indian Premier League’s Kolkata schedule has been slightly rejigged owing to the Municipal elections in the city with the organisers deciding to shift KKR’s April 12 to 25 home matches following a request from the police there. The IPL wil
Opinion
Apr 1, 2015 03:05 AM
The history of India’s socialist parties — from which the various Janata Parivar entities emerged — is one of splits and mergers. If in the past its leaders, opinionated, fractious, colourful and intensely political as they are, lined up
Apr 1, 2015 03:01 AM
For a country starved of successes at the individual level in world sport, Saina Nehwal’s feat of becoming the first Indian woman shuttler to reach the No.1 position in the world is a stupendous achievement. The 25-year-old Nehwal — a resident
Apr 1, 2015 02:54 AM
If the West genuinely wants to fight terror and promote a peaceful future in the troubled West Asia region, it will have to confront its selective silence and dual standard on the serious challenges that threaten the region today. If there are any doubt
Business
Apr 1, 2015 02:24 AM
In defiance of the government’s dismissal of reports of rate increases last week, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Tuesday that mobile phone tariffs could go up by 12-15 per cent because of high spectrum prices.“&#823
Apr 1, 2015 02:22 AM
The companies have however mostly appointed wives or daughters of the promoters or top executives. Waking up at the last moment, more 250 companies, incuding Adani Power, Adani Ports, Essar Oil and GVK Power, on Tuesday appointed women directors to meet
Apr 1, 2015 12:46 AM
E-commerce giant Snapdeal on Tuesday made a foray into the financial services sector by acquiring a majority stake in digital financial products platform, RupeePower, for an undisclosed amount.“The deal is aimed at helping consumers who face difficu
Apr 1, 2015 12:38 AM
Italian chocolate and confectionary brand Ferrero seeks to position itself in the Indian chocolate market as a brand that satisfies the taste buds of all ages, not just kids. Riding on the success of its Kinder Joy, the popular egg-shaped chocolate among
Apr 1, 2015 12:27 AM
How to make things easy for businesses to function in Special Economic Zones (SEZs)? Is reducing paperwork the easiest way to do it? And, that is also less sacrifice from the Government's financial point of view. A move is under way to empower the DCs (de
Features
Mar 31, 2015 06:31 PM
In Hyderabad to showcase his work, Bose Krishnamachari, director of the recently-concluded Kochi-Muziris Biennale, bats for continuous engagement with art Bose Krishnamachari has a fascination for colours. His abstracts, Stretched Bodies, have become a
Mar 31, 2015 05:59 PM
Award-winning filmmaker Subbiah Nalla Muthu says animals lead exciting lives and he loves capturing those moments on film National award winning wildlife film maker, Subbiah Nalla Muthu believes that there are stories hidden in the jungle that miss the
Mar 30, 2015 08:19 PM
As the mother of a small child, dressing up often takes a backseat I recently had a morning appointment for which I made a bit of effort to dress up. By this, I mean that I put on some eyeliner, a dab of lipstick, a bindi and a pair of ...
Mar 31, 2015 08:26 PM
HAFSA FATHIMA meets five city entrepreneurs who in their twenties chose to take the path less travelled Shruti Vinod, 24 Ace Development Skills If Harry Potter taught us anything, it’s that tea leaves should be taken seriously. “I helped
Mar 31, 2015 08:23 PM
Kalyan Kumar COO – Splash Fashions India talks about the brand growth at the launch of the second standalone store in the city Cool, crisp and solid… indigo is all the rage. Given the popularity, this hue is something people don’t tire
Slideshows
Mar 30, 2015 07:58 PM
Heavy rains lashes most part of the state, with people moving to safer places. Authorities have issued an alert as Jhelum river crossed danger mark in Srinagar. Rs. 200 crores have been sanctioned to meet situation. Photos: Nissar Ahmad
Mar 30, 2015 03:53 PM
Traffic got disrupted and main thoroughfares turned into canals due to a sudden unseasonal downpour in Hyderabad on Monday afternoon. The Hindu lensman Mohammed Yousuf captures the travails of commuters.
Mar 29, 2015 08:56 PM
Michael Clarke and Steve Smith played nervelessly on a day New Zealand played much under the standards they set for themselves through the tournament.
Mar 29, 2015 04:56 PM
Sri Sita Rama Chandra Swami temple at Bhadrachalam saw lakhs of visitors on the occasion of Sita Rama Kalyanam on Saturday and Maha Pattabhishekam on Sunday. While the temple was tastefully decorated with flowers and coloured lights, devotees took a holy
Mar 28, 2015 09:10 PM
A gargantuan clash of co-hosts is on the cards when New Zealand takes on Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.
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