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Police may take over Metro security

The urban development ministry has written to the ministry of home affairs recommending the takeover of Metro network security by the Delhi police from paramilitary force CISF.

RSS clout is likely to grow in a Modi govt

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will have a major say in the BJP’s government formation next month if the saffron party gets more than 200 seats in the 16th Lok Sabha on its own as predicted by

Cong looks for a leader in Delhi


The Congress seems to be in a fix as to whom it should project as its leader for the Assembly elections in Delhi.

President Pranab Mukherjee meets Indian Postal and Finance Service Probationers


President Pranab Mukherjee meets Indian Postal and Finance Service Probationers at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Green candidate vows to save Orissa forests

As voting for the last phase of elections in Orissa takes place on Thursday, the prestigious Bhubaneshwar seat was witness to an unusual campaign conducted by environmentalist Manav Ranjan Mishra.

Awards for Madras Cafe, Miss Lovely

The Marathi film Tuhya Dharma Koncha was declared the best film on social issues.

Ship of Theseus named best film


Anand Gandhi’s powerful debut film Ship of Theseus was declared the best feature film while biopic Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was named best popular film at the 61st National Film Awards here.

GMR disputes allegations on pilots

After aviation regulator DGCA suspended the licences of 11 pilots of private aviation firm GMR Aviation on Tuesday for a period of three months on the grounds that mandatory breathalyser tests were no

EC censures Azam, Shah

In an unprecedented development late Wednesday evening, the Election Commission of India censured BJP leader Amit Shah and Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for controversial remarks made during the on

Govt to appoint Dhowan as Navy Chief today?


The government is all set to bite the bullet — possibly by Thursday itself — and appoint Navy vice-chief and current officiating chief Vice-Admiral R.K.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.