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Delhi’s landlords undeterred by demonetisation

Delhi’s landlords are undeterred by the Centre’s demonetisation and are continuing to accept rents in cash, an investigation done by...

Kishor desperate for an alliance in UP

Congress election strategist Prashant Kishor’s desperation for an alliance in Uttar Pradesh is worsening and in the last one week...

‘Trump’s anti sino-pak stand will help india’

US President-elect Donald Trump is likely to shun both Pakistan and China, two hostile neighbours of India, while a possible...

Diesel cab registrations continued despite SC order

The Delhi government made little or no intervention to stop the registration of diesel vehicles in the last six months,...

BJP buys land in Jammu for new offices, eyes valley

The BJP has purchased land in three districts of Jammu to implement its long drawn plan of setting up hi-tech...

Economy, demography are key factors in selection of smart cities

The demographic spread and economic activity of a city are important parameters for qualifying in the country’s ambitious Smart Cities...

Congress-DMK alliance hits a roadblock

The Congress-DMK alliance in Tamil Nadu has hit a roadblock, with the M. Karunanidhi led party apparently making a humiliating...

Nitish hedges his bets with Lalu, goes national

Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United is in talks with smaller parties in Bihar, Jharkhand and poll bound Uttar Pradesh for...

Congress way ahead of BJP in using sedition law

The Congress, which is accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government of high-handedness in the wake of the sedition cases...

AAP not averse to contesting Bengal polls

The Aam Aadmi Party is not averse to contesting elections in West Bengal, despite Mamata Banerjee’s recent overtures to Delhi...

Yogendra, Bhushan will announce ‘AAP 2.0’

The Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan-led Swaraj Abhiyan is all set to metamorphose into a political party to expose the...

Mamata gives free pass to extremists in Malda

The Malda rioters’ link to Bangladeshi extremists is becoming more and more apparent by the day, after the 3 January...

Vijay Goel restores haveli to original glory

While the government may be having heritage conservation as one of its agendas, senior BJP leader Vijay Goel has come...

‘No oil, no meat, no dairy diet heals the body’

In the beautifully ornate living room of his South Delhi bungalow, Nalin Nirula serves this correspondent a traditional Bengali cuisine...

Dread deepens in patna as violence rises in Bihar

A spate of criminal activities in broad daylight, including the alleged rape of a dalit girl on the premises of...

Congress will raise price rise in winter session

The Congress is all geared up to corner the government during the winter session of Parliament on the issue of...

NDA will shower Pandits with jobs that UPA promised

In pursuance of its poll promise to rehabilitate the Kashmiri Pandits back in the Kashmir valley, the BJP-led government in...

Online procedure will ease adoption process for singles, couples in India

“Our experience with the adoption process was a long drawn one. Visiting, shortlisting and registering at different CARA mandated orphan...

‘India-Africa partnership will keep China in check’

In what is being seen as New Delhi’s clearly chalked out strategy to reduce the Chinese influence in Africa, Prime...

‘Sanjiv Bhatt connived with political parties, vested interest groups’

For the last four years, expelled IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt had been the rallying point for all those who accuse...

AAP broke norms while giving pay hike to its MLAs

The Aam Aadmi Party has moved away from past tradition by constituting an independent committee to recommend pay hike for...

Delhi clueless about Central directive on speed governors

The Delhi government has not complied with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) directive to ensure that all...

Waning cadre prompts CPM plenum

Waning cadre prompts CPM plenum

A diminishing cadre strength and the simultaneous rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the erstwhile bastions of the Left...

NGO helps slum kids build thriving careers

Who says high-paying jobs and thriving careers are privileges of the rich? Many children living in impoverished slums in Delhi...