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India has still not learnt that single lesson of 1965

IMAGE: Indian troops in Jammu and Kashmir. 'As India and Pakistan engage in a war of words in 2015,' says Colonel Anil A Athale, 'the thought uppermost in Indian minds ought to be what the next......

Nearly half of India is rain-deficient!

Close to half the country is experiencing deficient rains and the shortage for the figure has gone up to 16 per cent. As of today, 44 per cent of the country has received "deficient" rainfall and......

India only home for followers of dharma

It is mischievous to imply that the proposed bill to grant citizenship to persecuted Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and Buddhists from other nations implies that Muslims and Christians are not Indians, says......

Can NaMo be halted in the Hindi belt?

'The foundation of the 2014 triumph was Narendra Modi's appeal to voters in the Hindi belt. The Bihar Vidhan Sabha polls will demonstrate if he continues to appeal to them,' says T V R Shenoy.......

20 STUNNING photos of the month: July

We bring you a presentation of some of the best photos from around the world in the month gone by   A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in......

Monsoon progress: Near-normal rainfall in first 10 days

Likely to reach central India by June 25; might cover entire country by June-end, except Northwest The first 10 days of the southwest monsoon had a strong showing in the eastern and northeastern......

Bearish trend continues on D-Street; Sensex ends below 27,000

Weak monsoon forecast, firming crude prices and slow pace of economic recovery hurt the trading sentiments Markets continued its steep downfall and closed lower as weak monsoon forecast raised......

Coal strike: Production loss mounts to Rs 300 crore

The five-day coal strike entered its second day on Wednesday, causing production loss of an estimated Rs 300 crore (Rs 3 billion), amid growing fears of a possible power crisis in the event of......

Why West Bengal is lagging behind other states

For the Bengal government, there is no alternative to revising user charges and also creating a strong industrial base, rues Ashok Lahiri In March 2014, before the Lok Sabha elections, Professors......

GM field trials: Regulator proposes but most states decline

The Genetic Engineering Approval Committee has approved field trials for 11 crop varieties but that clears only the first hurdle in the way of genetically-modified crops. Another major hitch could......

Don't kill Bollywood!

'The Maharashtra government's diktat is another meddling example in an industry where politics or language has no role to play.' 'Cinema has a universal language. Filmmakers are divided across......

Sonakshi: Bollywood's go-to girl for South remakes!

Looking closely at Sonakshi Sinha's southern obsession. Sonakshi Sinha made her Dabangg debut in 2010. In the last four years, she’s made more than half a dozen films, majority of which......

Champions League T20 2014: Points Table

  Points Table of the 2014 Champions League T20: GROUP A Teams M W L Tied N/R Pts Net RR Kolkata Knight Riders 4 4 0 0 0 16 +0.71 Chennai Super Kings 4 2 1 0 1 10 +0.94 Perth......

Why IPL teams hold edge in Champions League T20?

Mahendra Singh Dhoni. BCCI It is time again to return to the shortest format of cricket as leading players, including India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, get ready to represent their respective......

Relive India's first ever Test match... against England in 1932!

Ahead of the Indian cricket team's upcoming Test series against England, Rajneesh Gupta looks back in time on the 184-day trip in Blighty during which the team played 38 matches, including a......

Mumbai Indians rely on home advantage against rampant Chennai

Their campaign back on track after five successive defeats in the UAE leg, defending champions Mumbai Indians take on two-time champions Chennai Super Kings in a potentially explosive,......

Ranji round-up: Harbhajan takes six; Aparajith hits ton for TN

Eager to make a comeback to the Indian Test team, Punjab skipper Harbhajan Singh claimed a sensational six-wicket haul to skittle out Odisha for 205 in their first innings on the opening day of a......
  Web results for Southern Punjab
Lt gen Hoon

Former commander Lt Gen PN Hoon has said the Indian Army was involved in a plot to overthrow the Rajiv Gandhi government in 1987 that was aborted... ...
Cement prices perk up, but demand remains weak

After a strong rally in cement prices in the southern region for many quarters, it's now the turn of the north. In the last couple of weeks,... ...
302 of 614 districts reeling under drought, highest since 2009

There is more to this year's rainfall deficit than meets the eye. After the monsoon was officially declared over on September 30, 17 of the... ...
Impact of low rainfall on kharif output of foodgrains limited

The substantial 14 per cent deficit in rainfall in June-September has culminated in the worst monsoon season since 2009, heightening the... ...
Truckers nationwide strike against toll hits goods supply

New Delhi: Supply of goods was affected in most parts of the country on Thursday as lakhs of trucks went off the roads on a nationwide strike... ...

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