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India seeks transparency from B'desh over $1.2 bn loan

After the World Bank nearly cancelled a $1.2 billion loan for the construction of Padma Bridge in Bangladesh, over charges of corruption, India has sought transparency from Dhaka in the......

Saraswati river did exist, says government constituted panel

The Saraswati river, so far considered mythical, did exist, a government-constituted expert committee has found. Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said the government will take action......

Rain havoc in Telangana: Death toll rises to 8 in Medak

The death toll in rain-related incidents has gone up to eight in Telangana's Medak district with a factory worker allegedly getting drowned in flood water following heavy showers. Three deaths......

'Why did no one talk of pollution in the Yamuna earlier?'

IMAGE: Workers make final arrangements for the three-day World Cultural Festival organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation in New Delhi. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI 'Why did......

'Where do we draw the line', asks army over Sri Sri event

Many senior officers believe the chief should have taken a stronger stand against using army resources to help what one officer calls “a government-friendly godman,” reports Ajai......

Fate of one of the largest bridges in Asia hangs in limbo

After the World Bank (WB) pulled out of a $ 1.2 billion loan to Bangladesh for the construction of the Padma Bridge project, one of the largest bridges of South Asia, while alleging corruption......

Rajan's 'resignation' letter to RBI staff

"I am an academic and I have always made it clear that my ultimate home is in the realm of ideas," Rajan said in a letter to staff. Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, who has faced......

Entire text of finance minister's Budget Speech

Budget 2010-11 provided considerable relief to income tax payers by raising the slabs at two levels but hiked the central excise duty on non-petroleum products across the board from 8 to 10 per......

'Priyanka convinced me that she is in a very happy place'

'Priyanka is very, very kind-hearted... kind to a fault. She is too kind. That is something people do not know...'Fascinating insights about PeeCee from her mom, Dr Madhu Chopra. Part 1: The......

Vote for Bollywood's BEST cabaret dancer!

Seduction. Enigma. Tease. The Bollywood cabaret dancer exists to attract and allure. She uses her dance moves, feline charm and come-hither eyes to toy with male hearts. Remember the iconic Helen?......

The Sexiest Yesteryear Item Girl? VOTE!

Actress Chitrangada Singh is all set to dazzle with her first item number in Shirish Kunder's Joker that hits the marquee tomorrow. Mainstream actresses may be taking this new onscreen avatar more......

Umrao Jaan director to make film on Rumi

Famed 13th century Sufi poet and philosopher Jalaluddin Rumi --who has been called the Smiling Face of Islam in the past -- is set to receive recognition from the Qatar Foundation. Fine Pearl......

After Indian Idol, it's Fame Gurukul

After Indian Idol, Sony BMG is launching a new talent competition, Fame Gurukul.The new serial, which goes on air on June 27, will be a nation-wide talenthunt where contestants will display their......

Indian team's arrival in Nottingham

Defending champions India touched down in Nottingham on Wednesday to play their group matches for the ICC World Twenty20 against Bangladesh and Ireland. India had a roller......
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Bangladeshi official

A top Bangladeshi official has said the much-anticipated visit by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to India was likely to take place in April during... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-hasina-s-india-visit-likely-in-april-bangladeshi-official-2328107
PM Hasina

[Bangladesh], Feb. 18 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that the people affected by the World Bank's decision on cancelling... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/padma-bridge-project-victims-to-file-case-against-world-bank-pm-hasina-news-international-rcslJ1jiejich.html
Identify plotters behind Padma Bridge conspiracy

A Bangladeshi court today asked the government why it shall not be directed to form an inquiry committee or commission to identify and bring the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-b-desh-hc-identify-plotters-behind-padma-bridge-conspiracy-2324176
Hasina's son accuses World Bank of trying to discredit mother

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's son today accused the World Bank of having attempted to "discredit" his mother by levelling graft... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/hasina-s-son-accuses-world-bank-of-trying-to-discredit-mother-117021100791_1.html
Bangladesh PM's son demands apology over Padma Bridge allegations

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's son Sajeeb Wazed Joy on Saturday said those who raised allegations of graft in the ambitious Padma Bridge... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/bangladesh-pm-s-son-demands-apology-over-padma-bridge-allegations-117021100703_1.html

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