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Government talks tough as BBC defies its ban

   Home minister Rajnath Singh speaks to the media in New Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

The Centre has served a legal notice on the British Broadcasting Corporation for showing the documentary with the controversial interview of a December 16 gangrape convict despite the Union home minis

Private Hospitals: New system to allot beds to poor patients

Govt to open pharmacy at Apollo Hospital

Kareena praises Queen Kangna


While many actresses have been showering praise on B-town’s Queen Kangna Ranaut, we hear Kareena Kapoor Khan is the latest to join the list.

AAP rifts escalating, top leaders targeted

 Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal arrives at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru for medical treatment—(Photo: Asian Age)

The battle within the Aam Aadmi Party continues to rage with fresh attacks being launched at the party leadership.

NBCC, DDA ink pact for 1st smart sub-city

A smart sub-city will be developed at Karkardooma in East Delhi and an MoU to the effect was signed between the Delhi Development Authority and the National Building Construction Corporation Ltd on We

Special court questions CBI competence

A special court on Wednesday rapped the CBI in connection with a coal block allocation case after the defence counsel told the court that despite the court order they were not provided sufficient docu

Woman dies as toilet caves in

A 45-year-old woman died after a portion of the floor inside the cubicle (toilet pan) of a public urinal caved in while she was inside. The incident took place early on Wednesday morning at Trombay.

Doctors remove 17 kg tumour from woman’s abdomen

In a rare surgery, doctors at AIIMS removed a tumour weighing 17 kg from the abdomen of a 30-year-old woman suffering from a rare ovarian tumour. 

Left hits out at PM Modi on facts, details

Left Front chairman Biman Bose on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for commenting on Bengal’s industry and agriculture, which the PM claimed, suffered in the 34 years of Left Rule.

Surprise move by RBI: Key rate cut again

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan. (Photo: PTI/File)

The morning cup of cheer on Wednesday morning was nudged out by the pleasant surprise announcement of a quarter per cent cut in the repo rate from 7.75 to 7.5 per cent by Reserve Bank governor Raghura

Politics is the art of the possible in which there can be strange bedfellows in pursuit of po-wer.

With the Israeli elections appr-oaching and Prime Mini-ster Benjamin Netany-ahu’s anti-Obama address to the joint US Congress on Iran, there is an air of unreality to the whole exercise.