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Quota will not harm general category: PM

With moves on to bring yet another quota bill, this time to reserve seats in unaided educational institutions, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday sought to allay apprehensions of......

Govt plays down Scorpene leak, but a torpedo is on its way

As a debate raged over sensitivity of leaked Scorpene data, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday played down the leak, saying it is "not a big worry" as weapon system details were not......

MHA orders security audit of airports, luggage check on entry

Facing threat of terror attacks, the home ministry has ordered security audit of nearly 100 civil airports and decided to bring all such facilities under the Central Industrial Security Force cover......

Gujarat HC quashes 10 pc EBC quota ordinance

In a setback to the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Gujarat ahead of the leadership change, the Gujarat high court on Thursday quashed the ordinance providing 10 per cent quota for the......

India's push for UN Security Council reforms suffers setback

India along with the G4 nations said it is “unfortunate” that momentum could not build up over the issue in the current session.  India’s push to achieve urgent reforms of......

US 'L' visa will be issued only in Chennai

Starting December 1, the US Consulate General in Chennai will be the US Mission to India's sole blanket L category visa acceptance and processing centre ("blanket" L visas are issued to managers,......

Govt may give right to food to BPL, APL families

The government is likely to givelegal right to food to both priority and general categories of the population under the proposed National Food Security Act, as suggested by the Sonia Gandhi-led......

Hike in excise duty and MAT

New income tax slabs will bring relief to the middle class. The exemption limit for the general category of individual taxpayers increased from Rs. 1.6 lakh to Rs. 1.8 lakh this year. This measure......

A load too heavy for the Indian Railways

Indian Railway’s sustenance, freight traffic, - which accounts for about 70 per cent of its revenue - has been plateauing of late, says Ramakrishnan T S. Instead of analysing what was wrong......

Fulfilling Deveshwar's dreams: A big challenge for ITC's new chief

The outgoing chairman believed in building for the future; for his successor, the challenge will be to maintain the momentum, says Ishita Ayan Dutt. Five hundred rooms. A 37,000-square-feet......

A new Sanskrit wave

A cow that speaks, a question on patriarchy and the story of a 17th-century poet -- Sanskrit filmmakers are finding new ways to revive the 'dying' language. IMAGE: Rajesh Hebbar and Pratheeksha......

On Planet Nihalani, reality is defamation

'The most unusual howls of protest from Bollywood have shown that even people known for party drugs draw the line somewhere,' says Mitali Saran. When I was sixteen, Aldous Huxley's The Doors of......

Women's boxing to make debut at Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games Federation's general assembly in St. Kitts and Nevis has agreed to include three weight categories of women's boxing for the future editions of the Commonwealth Games. The......

'Narsingh would have won the silver if he had competed in Rio'

- 'There is no fault on part of the federation. NADA is the final authority on doping in India, they gave Narsingh clearance.' - 'UWW gave its nod for Narsingh's participation, IOC gave its......

Population size has nothing to do with sporting excellence

IMAGE: Olympic silver medalist P V Sindhu with her incredible Coach P Gopichand. Photograph: PTI 'No country can go from zero to hero at the Olympics.''A hundred Indians now feature in the world's......

'Narsingh has been defeated by compatriots rather than opponents'

‘It's not a just loss for Narsingh but he was beaten by his compatriots who did not want to let him compete at the Olympics’ Dejected by the four-year ban imposed on Narsingh Yadav by......

Why India is doing badly at the Olympics

'It is not the external world that is stopping Indians from winning medals. It is our culture,' says Aakar Patel. IMAGE: And there goes another Indian medal :((( Uzbekistan's Bektemir Melikuziev......
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The US has blurred the lines on assassination for decades

The UN secretary-general, Ban Ki Moon, is set to open a new investigation into the death of former secretary-general Dag Hammarskjold, whose plane... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/international-news/the-us-has-blurred-the-lines-on-assassination-for-decades-1472476620.html
comparing the cost of Olympic gold to an elite arts prize

The Olympics is almost over now for another four years, and beyond the glorious highs and heartbreaking lows of participants and spectators, theres... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/culture-news/the-price-of-victory-comparing-the-cost-of-olympic-gold-to-an-elite-arts-prize-1472302582.html
'Lack of public awareness is hindering e-waste collection'

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board environment officer Rajashekar Puranik said. E-Waste (Management) Rules 2016 would come into force from... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/567122/lack-public-awareness-hindering-e.html
Govt plays down Scorpene leak, but a torpedo is on its way

As a debate raged over sensitivity of leaked Scorpene data, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday played down the leak, saying it is "not a... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/govt-plays-down-scorpene-leak-says-its-not-a-big-worry/20160826.htm
Maneka Gandhi launches online complaint box for children to file sexual abuse grievances

An online complaint box for reporting child sexual abuse, the POCSO e-Box was launched by the Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/maneka-gandhi-launches-online-complaint-box-for-children-to-file-sexual-abuse-grievances-news-national-qi0terhbehjib.html

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