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Exclusive! B Raman's unpublished 2007 article: Why Yakub Memon must not be hanged

'The cooperation of Yakub with the investigating agencies after he was picked up informally in Kathmandu and his role in persuading some other members of the family to come out of Pakistan and......

BJP decides to take the bull by the horns in Parliament

Bracing for the opposition onslaught in Parliament, government and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday decided to aggressively counter the attack on its leaders like Sushma Swaraj,......

Chattisgarh: 7 cops killed, 12 injured in 2-hour gun battle with Naxals

Seven policemen were on Saturday killed and a dozen injured when Naxals ambushed them, triggering a gunbattle in the dense jungles of Maoist hotbed of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh. The two-hour......

Smriti Irani dropped from BJP's National Executive body

Bharatiya Janata Party’s president Amit Shah finalised the party’s 111-member national executive on Thursday, which includes top party leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and......

Meet our 45 Bharat Ratnas

Educationist Madan Mohan Malviya and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee are the 44th and 45th distinguished personalities who have been conferred with the country's highest civilian award......

Why fuelling growth should be a national priority

It is time for the Indian government now to shift priorities towards economic growth, notes R Shankar Raman. Alice Rivlin, former US Federal Reserve vice-chairperson, once remarked that the 'job of......

India's two-speed inflation strains country's indebted companies

Indian companies, particularly small and mid-cap firms, carry Asia's biggest debt burden because of their aggressive borrowing in the boom years after the 2008 global crisis. Indian firms battling......

India Inc's global borrowings mount

At $161 bn, corporates' forex borrowings have grown at a CAGR of 15.6% since 2008, outpacing GDP and earnings growth in dollar terms. India Inc’s dollar exposure continues to grow at a fast......

Trick or treat? India's strong GDP figures mask economic reality

Search is on for reliable indicators of underlying activity, vital for Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as he draws up his annual budget. Image: Ground reality is very different, says experts.......

Trick or treat? India's strong GDP figures mask economic reality

A farmer works in a bottle gourd field in Kolkata. Photograph:Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters For business, the government and the Reserve Bank of India, data revisions that have transformed......

First Look: Nithya Menen's Malini 22

The Fahadh Faasil-Rima Kallingal starrer 22 Female Kottayam, a Malayalam film helmed by Aashiq Abu last year was a huge hit. This film is being remade in Tamil and Telugu as Malini 22. Directed by......

Review: Viswaroopam Music is pleasant listen

Pavithra Srinivasan says Viswaroopam's songs manage to convey a plethora of emotions, beautifully sometimes, a little faltering in other placesThe year's most anticipated film music album is......

'Bollywood filmmakers portray Kashmiris as violent people'

The Toronto International Film Festival, which starts today, will have an Indian touch to it. Besides Kiran Rao's Dhobhi Ghaat, Kashmiri filmmaker Aamir Bashir's Harud (Autumn) will have a world......

Half-yearly report: Aaptarakshaka rules

Six months and 61 films down, the Kannada film industry has just one runaway hit to its credit. Even bigwigs like Shivarajkumar have not had a good start. With Ullasa Uthsaha fizzling out, Ganesh......

Bale Pandiya's music is pleasant

AGS Entertainment's Tamilmovie Bale Pandiya directed by Sidharth Chandrasekhar promises to be a riot of comedy and romance. Piaa Bajpai and Vishnu of Vennila Kabaddi Kuzhu are the lead pair. Music......

Ranji Trophy: Delhi out of the race as Sehwag, Gauti flop yet again

Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir were dismissed cheaply in yet another pathetic batting show by Delhi, who are now staring at a big defeat against table toppers Karnataka in their final Tanji......

Srinivasan elected TNCA president for 12th straight time

N Srinivasan was on Sunday elected unopposed as President of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) for the 12th year on the trot. In the 83rd Annual General Meeting and elections of the TNCA,......

Vijay Hazare C'ship: Rasool's effort in vain as J&K lose

Punjab's bowlers made up for a poor performance by the team's batsman to beat Jammu and Kashmir by 49 runs in a low-scoring, weather-truncated North Zone leg encounter of the Vijay Hazare National......

Discipline in dressing room key to good show: Bose

Senior pacer Ranadeb Bose termed it the "discipline in the dressing room" being the reason for Bengal looking a different side this season."Bengal cricket has gone through a lot of turmoil in the......

National squash: Smooth sailing for men's seeds

The top 16 seeds in the men's section, including Saurav Ghosal and Gaurav Nandrajog of Delhi, sailed into the second round, evens as the women side saw a few upsets in the 55th Senior ICL National......
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More traffic drives up toll receipts

Toll collections in the three months to June rose faster than in the year earlier driven by better traffic — both for trucks and cars —reports... ...

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Young torchbearers of age-old tradition

Philosophic plane We often hear that the source of all Indian performing arts is introspection-oriented knowledge that leads to the path of... ...

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Brothers in Hindi-medium school struggle for textbooks, study material in Braille

Siblings Dinesh (14) and Brijesh Saroj (15), have had very little to rejoice about in life so when their parents decided to move from Allahabad to... ...

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Enthralling reverential offerings

Madhyami Madhyami offered its annual melody-enriched offerings on the auspicious day of Guru Purnima (31st July) at Mahajati Sadan (annexes)... ...

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Sebi to ease rules for infrastructure investment trusts

Mumbai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), on Thursday proposed to ease norms for infrastructure investment trusts (InvITs) as a... ...

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