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Favouritism thing of the past in rail?

The winds of change are apparent as Railway Board chairman Arunendra Kumar nominated just a few officials for awards at annual day function this year

India rejects quality claims

India on Friday hit back at a report published by US-based think-tank American Enterprise Institute (AEI), which claimed that some Indian drug makers produced sub-standard medicines for selling in Afr

Pragati Maidan gets CISF cover

An armed squad of about 100 CISF commandos has taken over the security of Pragati Maidan, the sprawling exhibition facility in the heart of the national capital, in order to thwart possible threats to

Chief Justice R.M. Lodha backs collegium system

Chief Justice R.M. Lodha

In a parting shot, outgoing Chief Justice of India R.M.

‘Critical issues’ forced NCP to end alliance with Congress

Significant differences on “critical issues” forced the NCP to take the “bold step” of ending its 15-year alliance with the Congress in Maharashtra, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar said on Friday.

Start Lokayukta process: Delhi High Court

The Delhi high court on Friday asked lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung to initiate the process of filling up of vacancies in the office of the Lokayukta, Delhi.

CBI probe into Kerala RSS man’s murder

Home minister Rajnath Singh consoles the relatives of murdered RSS activist K. Manoj in Kannur, Kerala, on Friday.	— PTI

The NDA government has decided to order a CBI inquiry into the case relating to the murder of a senior RSS functionary at Kathiroor in Kannur district of Kerala.

India reaches Red Planet, but at home red tape binds space firms

ISRO scientists and other officials celebrate the success of Mars Orbiter Mission (Photo: PTI)

As India celebrated becoming the first Asian nation to reach Mars, S.M.

Arrested duo started Ranchi module

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has told a city court that suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives — Tehseen Akhtar and Haidar Ali — were “instrumental” in forming the Ranchi module of the outf

Vintage loco to chug to Sariska October 11

A vintage engine will begin pulling a tourist train again from next month to the tiger reserve of Sariska in Rajasthan.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?