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LeT threat over Bhakra Nangal dam
Central security agencies have alerted the Director General of Policeof Punjab and Himachal Pradeshto the possibility of anterror strike ondams, particularly the BhakraNangal project,with the......
Punjab law scrapping water sharing with states is unconstitutional: SC
In a huge setback to the Akali Dal government in poll-bound Punjab, Supreme Court has thwarted its attempt to wriggle out of the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal water sharing pact, saying it cannot......
Congress calls PM 'pied piper', attacks MoS after Irani
The Congress party on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his ministerial colleagues, latching on to the controversy surrounding newly-inducted minister of state for HRD Ram Shankar......
Sonia attacks Modi sarkar, says NCP's only goal is 'chair'
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday mounted an assault on the Bharatiya Janata Party, slamming it for “spreading hatred” in society, and was unsparing in her criticism of......
'For achche din, give us at least a year'
'Understand one thing, if you want immediately and magically that things should become cheap, it's not possible. It's a long-term policy.' 'Inflation is linked to the storage system and with the......
Bureaucrats to boardrooms: Murthy on India's remarkable journey
Image: Students wave national flags in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters India has made a remarkable journey from a top-down system of economic decision-making to one that unleashed our......
Delhi's water supply to get a boost
Water scarce Delhi might get an enhanced supply by the end of this month with the Haryana Government agreeing to let its canals be used for carrying water from the Bhakra Nangal dam to the......
An IIT-ian who dreams of a greener world
Unlike a typical IIT-ian, white-collar jobs did not hold much attraction for Shripad Dharmadhikary. Which is why having passed out from IIT Bombay with a BE in Mechanical Engineering in 1985, he......
Stricter Electricity Act likely
The wording of the Electricity Act may be kept unchanged after the controversy surrounding the power ministry's proposal to amend it. However, some legal experts are of the view that more stringent......
PM's penchant for showpiece projects
Mr Vajpayee has a penchant for showpiece projects. So we have the Golden Quadrilateral, an evocative name for a project to improve India's main road arteries. There is also the Sagarmala, an......
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