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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......

MHA lodges FIR in Ishrat missing files case

The home ministry has lodged an FIR in connection with the missing documents related to the controversial Ishrat Jahan 'fake encounter' case, a move that might escalate political slugfest between......

What Dana Majhi's ordeal tells you about India

Dana Majhi's walk home is a shrivelling indictment of our humanity and of our priorities, says Mitali Saran.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com   A tribal man in Odisha started walking from a......

An uneasy Congress gears up to battle for its survival

The Congress, out of power in UP for 27 years is making a big pitch to bounce back, on a cocktail of caste politics and promises of agriculture debt waiver worth Rs 49,000 crore and power rate......

US aid to Pakistan is no panacea, but neither are sanctions

After weighing all the costs and benefits, the next administration is likely to reduce and restructure assistance to Pakistan but not to end it altogether, says Daniel S Markey. It has never been......

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......

Will GST cast a shadow on exports?

Neutrality and jurisdiction in international trade need to be discussed threadbare before GST is implemented in India, says Divya S Iyer.  “This is a question too difficult for a......

Budget merger: What it means for the Railways

Railways to have functional autonomy, bear salary burden Railways will no longer have to pay annual dividends to the exchequer and maintain its functional autonomy after merger of Rail Budget with......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

Tamil film Visaranai enters the Oscar race

National Award-winning Tamil film Visaranai is India's official entry in the Foreign Language Film category at the Oscars 2017. "Visaranai was selected out of the 29 films that were......

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......

Mary Kom and Sarita Devi: The untold story

'Mary just stopped talking to me. Maybe she did not like the fact that she was the gold medallist, but it was me (Sarita), not her, who was getting all the attention.' They came from similar......

'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......
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HC raps state for sleeping on recruitment of agri officers

Case file The HSSC in 2009 had invited applications for recruitment of 267 agriculture development officers under the Haryana Department of... ...

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Fitch Affirms Telefonica del Peru at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Telefonica del Peru S.A.A.'s (TDP) Long-Term Foreign and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB+' with a... ...

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CARA's message on child placement on first come, first served basis faces flak

What followed was a sense of panic and growing resentment against the Ministry of Women and Child Development's nodal body for adoption of Indian... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/caras-message-on-child-placement-on-first-come-first-served-basis-faces-flak-3056941/
Tractor Supply Company Announces Acquisition of Petsense, a Growth-Oriented Pet Specialty Retailer With 136 Stores

From the Wires Sep. 29, 2016 04:01 PM BRENTWOOD, TN--(Marketwired - September 29, 2016) - Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest... ...

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TVB Announces Winners of the 2016 Excellence in Local Media Marketing Solutions Awards (EMMA) at Forward 2016

From the Wires Sep. 29, 2016 03:04 PM TVB, the not-for-profit trade association of America's local broadcast television industry, today... ...

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