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Pakistan govt condemns protests as 'mutiny against state'

Describing the protests as a “mutiny against Pakistan”, the government on Tuesday turned to Parliament for support as demonstrators continued to put pressure on a defiant Nawaz Sharif......

Digvijay draws flak for remarks on Meenakshi Natarajan

Congress leader Digvijay Singh courted a fresh controversy when he described party Member of Parliament Meenakshi Natarajan "sou tanch khara maal" (totally pure), remarks that were slammed as......

2G: Yashwant Sinha slams JPC again, says its protecting PM

Describing the functioning of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G as "scandalous", Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha on Tuesday demanded that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and......

Ex-Army Chief V K Singh demands dissolution of Parliament

Former chief of army staff, General (retired) V K Singh on Monday called for the dissolution of Parliament, which he described as an edifice of corruption. Calling for immediate elections, General......

The lone MP who stood by the cartoons in Parliament

Educationalists and eminent cartoonists described the day as a sad day for the Indian democracy. It was the day when members of Lok Sabha flashed photocopies of a cartoon from Class XI textbooks,......

Switzerland steps up efforts to tackle black money menace

Switzerland has come under international pressure, including from India, amid concerns that black money is stashed in Swiss banks. Upping the vigil against illicit fund flows, Switzerland has......

'Efforts to roll out GST from next fiscal'

Union Minister Jayant Sinha on Saturday expressed hope that Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be rolled out from next fiscal even as he held Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi responsible for......

Mixed results so far on Budget announcements

With five months of financial year 2015-16 left, the time is right to assess the progress of announcements made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Budget for 2015-16.   The......

India's coolie economy

The government must undo the damage inflicted by the flawed policies of globalisation, and India should be converted into a country where entrepreneurs can thrive and the entire population can......

Will Suresh Prabhu be forced to quit as Railway Minister?

Despite criticism for not having spent enough on new projects, the railway minister has been quick to initiate reforms in some of the Railway's biggest problem areas, says Sudheer Pal Singh.......

2006 WC scam: Beckenbauer defends transfer of funds to FIFA

IMAGE: German football legend Franz Beckenbauer pauses to look out on the city on top of the Empire State Building in New York. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters Franz Beckenbauer, who headed......

PIX: Irish fans savour memorable night

Anyone for France next year?: Rory McIlory Northern Ireland fans celebrate. Photograph: Jason Cairnduff/Reuters Northern Ireland reached their first major tournament in 30 years and their......

Swiss target FIFA chief Blatter in criminal probe

- 'It is over for him now, it is finished.' - 'The house of FIFA is tumbling down.' FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images Swiss prosecutors have opened a......
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Chief Justice Dattu refuse to be drawn into intolerance debate

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Outgoing Chief Justice of India H.L.Dattu on Tuesday refused to join the... ...
Full text of TMC leader Sugata Bose's speech in Parliament

Participating in the debate on growing intolerance in the country, Trinamool Congress MP Sugata Bose on Tuesday those who holds the reins of power... ...
Ban warns against cuts in development aid to finance response to refugee crisis

The Continent: Reducing development assistance to finance the cost of refugee flows is counter-productive, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has... ...
Modi rises above the partisanship din; makes himself heard as a statesman in Rajya Sabha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has turned the debate on the occasion of Constitution Day into an opportunity to introduce himself afresh, as a rising... ...
Railway engineers protest against 7th Pay Commission at Jantar Mantar

Collecting under the banner of the All India Railway Engineers Federation (AIREF), the engineers said that their protest would continue till... ...

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