Wires: Headlines
21 April 2014 Arun Jaitley and Amrinder Singh, locked in an intense battle for Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, were today engaged in a fresh war of words, this time on the 1984 riots, with the BJP questioning the "clean chit" to Congress leader ...
21 April 2014 Stepping up the offensive against Narendra Modi, the Congress today said he was a "potential accused" in the Tulsiram Prajapati murder case and should be interrogated by the CBI, hours after the the BJP's prime ministerial candidate promised to cleanse ...
21 April 2014 Those opposing abrogation of Article 370 should spell out how it has benefited the state of Jammu and Kashmir, BJP President Rajnath Singh said, while favouring a debate on the constitutional provision that grants special status to the state.
21 April 2014 The Supreme Court today agreed to hear the bail plea of Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal, an accused in a rape case, and issued a notice in this regard to the Goa Police.
21 April 2014 According to reports, VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Saturday slammed Muslims for buying properties in Hindu areas.
21 April 2014 Former Coal Minister Dasari Narayana Rao was today questioned by CBI in connection with alleged irregularities in allocation of Talabira-II coal block in which Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and former Coal Secretary P C Parakh are accused.
21 April 2014 The Supreme Court today allowed an annual cap of 20 million tonnes of iron ore to be extracted in Goa which was banned by it in the state for nearly one-and- a-half years.
21 April 2014 An FIR was today registered against AAP leaders Arvind Kejriwal and Kumar Vishwas and 10 others for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct and prohibitory orders.
21 April 2014 In fresh revelations in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has unearthed that 'benami' land and a liquor bar, worth over Rs 60 crore, at prime locations of Kolkata were purchased by laundering investors' funds.
21 April 2014 In a fresh broadside at Narendra Modi and the BJP, Rahul Gandhi today said the country does not need a government that makes "Hindus fight Muslims" and imposes ideas of one state on another and instead looks for a "pro-poor, ...
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21 April 2014 Dubbed as non-secular by the opposition, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today tried to reach out to Muslims, saying change had to be brought in the lives of poor members of the community.
21 April 2014 Congress and several other parties today came down heavily on Pravin Togadia for "spreading venom" through his reported remarks that Muslims should be stopped from buying property in Hindu areas and said that the VHP leader should be "hospitalised" for ...
21 April 2014 After nearly two years of probe, CBI has filed a closure report in two Coal block allocation cases, giving a clean chit to Congress MP Vijay Darda and his company JLD Yavatmal Energy Limited as the agency could not find ...
21 April 2014 In fresh revelations in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has unearthed that 'benami' land and a liquor bar, worth over Rs 60 crore, at prime locations of Kolkata were purchased by laundering investors' funds.
21 April 2014 Siding with Narendra Modi for not accepting skull cap, leading Muslim leader Mahmood Madani has said such an act amounts to "politics of symbolism".
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Web
18 April 2014 Oslo is dead, we are told. It actually died at birth. And by extension, this will be the lot of every peace agreement in the future...
18 April 2014 The ongoing election season that has India and Indonesia heading to the polls invites unavoidable comparisons
18 April 2014 Ten years back, our then columnist, now an AAP candidate from Ernakulam, had asked: if it had to be a Nehru-Gandhi, why Rahul and not Priyanka?
17 April 2014 Bandhan and C.S Ghosh take the next big leap—formal banking
17 April 2014 The full text of the Nobel lecture delivered on December 8, 1982 by the Colombian great who's died at his home in Mexico City.
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Blogs
18 April 2014 This week, Outlook asks on its cover whether Priyanka Gandhi Vadra can save the Congress. Ten years back, Anita Pratap, our then columnist, who now happens to be the Aam Aadmi Party's candidate for Lok Sabha from Ernakulum in Kerala, ...
18 April 2014 Some weekend levity from the brilliant folks at All India Bakchod who provide the following by way of an explanatory commentary: The Indian media has the attention span of a drunk 3 year old. We look at how they blow ...
18 April 2014 Inspired by the success of the viral YouTube video The First Kiss, comes The First Indian Kiss, presented by the Torture Talkies who show us what happened when they asked 20 strangers to KISS in India. Yes, we are like ...
17 April 2014 Do you have a favourite Marquez quote? Share it with us in the comments section. “No medicine cures what happiness cannot.”  ? Of Love and Other Demons   “What matters in life is not what happens to you but what ...
17 April 2014 Persistent rumours about Gabriel Garcia Marquez's failing health.had been around ever since he was treated for lymphatic cancer in the summer of 1999. These rumours were seemingly confirmed when a "poem" titled "La Marioneta" or "The Puppet" bearing his name ...
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