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By Neeru Bhatia
A Dharmendra fan and keen sportsman, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal hopes to find a middle ground in the war between Sports Authority of India and federations, peacefully
Raja, Kanimozhi charged in money laundering case   
New Delhi: The special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case has framed charges of money laundering against former telecom minister A. Raja, his party colleague and DMK MP Kanimozhi and the other accused.Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge O.P. Saini framed the charges on Friday. The accused have been booked under various sections dealing with the Prevention of Money...
'Strategy to prevent cyber crime on anvil'   
Hyderabad: Voicing concern over rising cyber crime, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said a prevention strategy will be evolved soon.He asked the home ministry to prepare an effective strategy as cyber crime unlike conventional crimes has global ramifications and magnified the challenges faced by the police.He was speaking at the passing out parade of 66 Regular Recruits of the Indian...
Special team to probe 627 account holders   30 October, 2014
New Delhi: The sealed envelope with the names of 627 Indians holding bank accounts overseas, against whom a probe is on to ascertain conformity with domestic tax laws, is to be passed on to a special team set up under the Supreme Court's direction.This directive from the apex court came after Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi submitted the envelope along with two others to a bench of Chief...
SC suspends proceedings against Swamy   30 October, 2014
The Supreme Court Thursday suspended defamation proceedings in five cases initiated by the Tamil Nadu government against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy for making critical observations against former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa.An apex court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra, while suspending defamation proceedings before a Chennai court, also issued notice to the central government, the Tamil...
Four die in US drone strike in Pakistan   30 October, 2014
Make police stations 'temple of justice': Rajnath   31 October, 2014
Union Carbide ex-chief Warren Anderson is dead   31 October, 2014
Tharoor slams Modi govt for 'ignoring' Indira's 'martyrdom'   30 October, 2014
IS releases kidnapped Kurdish students   30 October, 2014
China pledges financial aid to Afghanistan   31 October, 2014
Narendra Modi flags off 'Run for Unity'   31 October, 2014
Build on Patel's legacy, exhorts Modi   31 October, 2014
Raja, Kanimozhi formally charged in money laundering case   31 October, 2014
Sweden recognises Palestinian state   30 October, 2014
India votes against UN draft resolutions   31 October, 2014
No hope for survivors in landslide, over 100 dead   30 October, 2014
Govt enhances compensation to civilian victims of violence   30 October, 2014
Finance ministry orders austerity measures   30 October, 2014
Info can't be disclosed outside specific proceedings: Swiss gov   30 October, 2014
Congress taunts BJP over black money   29 October, 2014
Scott, Africa's first white leader in 20 years   29 October, 2014
India, 188 others, call for end to US embargo on Cuba   29 October, 2014
Karat denies divide in CPI(M)   29 October, 2014
MP, wife in judicial custody till Dec 16   05 December, 2013
Tejpal to be tried in fast track court   05 December, 2013
Thailand faces grim future   05 December, 2013
Over 250 still missing in Sri Lanka landslide   29 October, 2014
Jamaat chief gets death sentence for war crimes   29 October, 2014
Vietnamese PM's visit will strengthen ties: President   29 October, 2014
BJP shouts down Owaisi as he mentions Godhra   11 June, 2014
Iran accuses Turkey of prolonging civil war in Syria   28 October, 2014
Modi is BJP leader in both Houses   12 July, 2014
Boom and the doom   29 November, 2013
Iraqi Kurdish fighters head for Kobani   28 October, 2014
Some Cong leaders trying to sideline Gandhi family: Beni Prasad   14 July, 2014
Pakistan seeks end to US drone strikes   29 October, 2014
NIA likely to take over probe plot to hit US, Israeli missions   11 June, 2014
Ministry to cancel allotments by outgoing UPA govt   12 June, 2014
Marans summoned as accused   29 October, 2014
Civil service aspirants protest outside Rajnath's house   12 July, 2014
Uproar in RS over journalist meeting Hafiz Saeed   14 July, 2014
Timblo, Lodhia made donations to BJP, Cong   28 October, 2014
Crusading on   29 November, 2013
Big fishes are being spared: AAP   29 October, 2014
Senior advocate Rohatgi is new AG   12 June, 2014
Rajapaksa can contest for a third term: PM   29 October, 2014
Syrian rebels enter Kobane from Turkey to fight IS   29 October, 2014
A 'half-hearted' attempt by UPA govt: BJP   03 September, 2013
Witch-hunting the Broom?   29 November, 2013
India uncovers suspected plot to assassinate PM Hasina   28 October, 2014
NDA Ministers to occupy new bungalows by month-end   12 July, 2014
Big Bang theory doesn't contradict God's role: Pope   29 October, 2014
List of foreign account holders submitted to SC   29 October, 2014
Morsi to face trial for inciting murder   02 September, 2013
Corporates financed campaign to install Modi govt: CPI   23 June, 2014
Unmanned rocket explodes on liftoff   29 October, 2014
Hindi issue: Congress advises caution   20 June, 2014
Ties with Vietnam important for India: Modi   28 October, 2014
Israeli bombing of Gaza continues as toll touches 121   12 July, 2014
Still a mystery   30 November, 2013
Govt to submit full list to Supreme Court today   29 October, 2014
Pressure for ceasefire as attacks continue   14 July, 2014
Will not bow under world pressure: Netanyahu   12 July, 2014
Union minister asked to appear before court   13 June, 2014
UN team to submit Syrian chemical samples   02 September, 2013
TMC denies charges of collusion with BJP   12 June, 2014
Uproar over journalist meeting Hafiz Saeed   14 July, 2014
LoP an "essential" institution: Pawar   12 July, 2014
Govt to submit list of all holders to SC   28 October, 2014
South Africans wake up to life without Madiba   06 December, 2013
N-deal possible in a month: Iranian president   28 October, 2014
Extradited PIO gets life in prison   11 July, 2014
India condemns terror attack on Karachi airport   09 June, 2014
Modi accepts invitation to meet Obama   12 July, 2014
Anti-smoking disclaimers to be replaced   02 September, 2013
'Don't try matching China in each field, work on assets'   06 December, 2013
Vietnam seeks support on South China Sea row   27 October, 2014
Thousands flee after Israeli warning   14 July, 2014
Immediate, free treatment for acid attack, rape victims   23 January, 2014
China considers abolishing death penalty for 9 crimes   27 October, 2014
Sunrise on Raisina   29 November, 2013
It was consensual, insist Tejpal   05 December, 2013
Nod to TRAI amendment bill, clears way for Misra's appointment   14 July, 2014
Names of five new governors finalised   14 July, 2014
UNICEF offers support to Clean India Mission   27 October, 2014
India recovers 228 mn euros from Finmeccanica deal   11 June, 2014
US still most important ally: India   22 January, 2014
Passengers' families get $50,000 in first payouts   12 June, 2014
Senate control could be mixed blessing for Republican hopefuls   28 October, 2014
Writing about Clean India a service to nation: Modi   25 October, 2014
SC guidelines on mercy pleas   21 January, 2014
Palestinian death toll crosses 100   12 July, 2014
Mandela's death a week after release of film on his life   06 December, 2013
Economic situation cannot be attributed to the bill   30 August, 2013
China for new security concept to improve ties   11 June, 2014
BJP speaking Cong's language after coming to power: Shukla   12 July, 2014
Budget favours corporates: Environmentalists   12 July, 2014
SC rejects Nithari killer's plea   28 October, 2014
Farooq kicks up row, then apologises   06 December, 2013
DRDO developing chilli-spray for women   07 August, 2013
Modi joins football lovers, hopes sport becomes a 'bridge'   12 June, 2014
Govt to sanction 12 ITBP battalions for border duties   27 October, 2014
US urges online fight against IS   28 October, 2014
Pak violates ceasefire, Indian troops retaliate   12 July, 2014
On a saffron trail   03 August, 2013
Host of issues stall proceedings   12 August, 2013
BJP condemns Jaitley's detention   12 August, 2013
De Niro yet to respond in Tehelka case   20 January, 2014
Delhi Police asks law intern to file complaint   06 December, 2013
Dozens more girls abducted by Boko Haram   27 October, 2014
Indian-origin woman killed self, daughters with acid   25 October, 2014
Prime Minister to leave for Brazil tomorrow   12 July, 2014
China takes Vietnam over South China Sea to UN   10 June, 2014
Monsoon rains weak after late arrival   12 June, 2014
Wayward daredevils   03 August, 2013
India needs the Right to Health   21 September, 2013
Palau govt to issue coins dedicated to Tirupati Balaji   20 January, 2014
Centre to link mobile SIM with Aadhaar: Official   27 October, 2014
India enhances presence in South China Sea   28 October, 2014
Modi calls for homogenous society to ensure equality   08 September, 2014
Grand old lady of Bollywood Zohra Sehgal dies at 102   11 July, 2014
Number of Islamic extremists growing in Germany   25 October, 2014
Sri Lankan nationalists protest against India   10 June, 2014
PM asks officials to clear clutter, they are loving it   12 June, 2014
Months after Prez assent, govt takes no action   06 December, 2013
Terrorists will not succeed in their designs: PM   25 June, 2013
Winning tribals   15 June, 2013
A living experiment   15 June, 2013
Heavy firing again by Pak troops   12 August, 2013
Uproar over petrol, diesel price hike   02 September, 2013
Obtaining Aadhar card not mandatory   23 September, 2013
Modi is 'leader of the people' unlike Rahul: BJP   05 December, 2013
PoK suspend cross-LoC bus service   20 January, 2014
Dealing with the Dragon   06 September, 2014
Swimmer at peace   24 October, 2014
Gadkari opposes plan to impose anti-dumping duty   11 June, 2014
Palestinian death toll rises as Israel escalates attacks   11 July, 2014
Can benefit only the rich: Opposition   10 July, 2014
Attacks will not deter peace efforts: PM   24 June, 2013
Nelson Mandela dies   06 December, 2013
Together to win   15 June, 2013
A recipe for disaster: Modi to PM   05 December, 2013
Infiltration bid foiled, five ultras killed   31 August, 2013
'Indian workers will not be affected by new bill'   23 January, 2014
Govt can file affidavit revealing account holders: SC   27 October, 2014
We are not cheerleaders in Parl: Rajnath   23 September, 2013
JMB modules spread across India?   27 October, 2014
SC asks CBI director to reply on averments against him   08 September, 2014
BJP will not oppose bill in Parliament   12 August, 2013
More names disclosed to Supreme Court   27 October, 2014
Centre files affidavit before the Supreme Court   27 October, 2014
Airport attack signals tactical shift by Taliban   12 June, 2014
Five-phase polls in J&K, Jharkhand   25 October, 2014
Omar challenges Modi to debate 'anytime, anywhere'   05 December, 2013
FB, other banned sites to open in free trade zone   24 September, 2013
Media covering only Modi's rallies: Cong   02 December, 2013
Govt makes amends, blames Pak army   08 August, 2013
Min, states avoid CBI queries   24 June, 2013
Ceasefire in east Ukraine frays   08 September, 2014
Operators deny financial irregularities   12 June, 2014
Govt pitches for Communal Violence Bill   05 December, 2013
Pakistan won't let India build bunkers   24 October, 2014
Gujral, my colleague, successor   08 December, 2012
External is internal   03 August, 2013
Cipher cipher seven   15 June, 2013
73 killed, 73,000 stranded   18 June, 2013
Hang perpetrators of church attack: Geelani   23 September, 2013
Envoy does U-turn on Dawood Ibrahim   10 August, 2013
Sai disguised as a Sikh man to evade arrest   04 December, 2013
Rahul Gandhi to visit Uttarakhand   24 June, 2013
Goa Police submit status report to Centre   04 December, 2013
Respond to allegations: SC to CBI chief   08 September, 2014
10-yr-old boy graduates high school in US   12 June, 2014
Threats from communal forces must be dealt firmly: PM   23 September, 2013
NC warns against dropping special status to J&K   05 December, 2013
Leftist Dilma Rousseff narrowly wins re-election   27 October, 2014
Asaram's son arrested from Delhi-Haryana border   04 December, 2013
Diplomatic row flares between Israel, New Zealand   08 September, 2014
Jagan meets Jaya, Karuna on bifurcation of AP   04 December, 2013
Cong hits back at Govt on 'economy in tatters' remark   11 June, 2014
GoM on Telangana to meet again   03 December, 2013
Death toll from church attack touches 81   23 September, 2013
PM ready for Rahul stepping into his shoes   17 June, 2013
Centre will work with states, no 'big brother' attitude: PM   11 June, 2014
Hundreds mourn murdered US scribe   06 September, 2014
Programmes will be reviewed: Obama   10 August, 2013
Mars orbiter leaves Earth's sphere of influence   04 December, 2013
Falling debris Moon rover damages houses   04 December, 2013
Kashmir can trigger another war: Sharif   04 December, 2013
Hindu-Americans ask US to protect Yezidis from ISIS   25 October, 2014
Google employee held for 'cyberstalking'   27 October, 2014
Afghan-Taliban to hold peace talks   18 June, 2013
India's concerns will not be overlooked   24 June, 2013
Royal challenge   03 August, 2013
Claim to shame   21 September, 2013
Saudi women in new drive to get behind the wheel   04 December, 2013
Migrant workers in UAE exploited, abused: report   23 October, 2014
NATO forces to withdraw in 18 months   18 June, 2013
Security tightened in Srinagar   25 June, 2013
Cong attacks Modi for not attending NIC meet   23 September, 2013
France conducts more air strikes against IS   24 October, 2014
Pak army, ISI targeting India to hit Sharif   06 September, 2014
Rajapaksa orders release of 78 Indian fishermen   09 June, 2014
'Cong framing Gen Singh for political gain'   21 September, 2013
Online RTI facilty extended to Prez Secretariat, MEA   17 June, 2013
Musharraf to face trial for treason   24 June, 2013
Rahul to take up Kasturirangan report   03 December, 2013
EC proposal under govt consideration: Sibal   07 August, 2013
Taliban gunmen attack Karachi airport academy   10 June, 2014
Jaitley slams Govt on communal violence bill   03 December, 2013
Visva Bharati case: Complaints panel rubbishes allegations   06 September, 2014
Clean India: PM reaches out to media   25 October, 2014
India-Pak meeting on power projects in J&K   21 September, 2013
Death toll crosses 550: Bahuguna   22 June, 2013
Killing of soldiers a blatant act of deceit   06 August, 2013
Death toll rises to 81; Kedarnath shrine in mud   18 June, 2013
Jindal steal?   15 June, 2013
India, Germany discuss partnership in skill development   08 September, 2014
NIA files chargesheet in ISI spy case   24 October, 2014
Seven policemen killed in land mine blast   03 December, 2013
Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility   09 June, 2014
Rajnath cannot visit Muzaffarnagar   21 September, 2013
Advani pushes for repeal of Article 370   23 June, 2013
BJP activists stage demo in front of Antony's house   06 August, 2013
Asaram traced at his Indore ashram   31 August, 2013
Canada not immune to terror attacks: Harper   24 October, 2014
CBI set to probe Gopinath Munde's death   10 June, 2014
BJP to oppose Communal Violence Bill   03 December, 2013
'Want to promote ties with neighbours but terror must end'   09 June, 2014
AAP video shows BJP poaching MLAs   08 September, 2014
All unhygienic toilets to be demolished   20 September, 2013
PM to visit Kashmir despite terror strike   24 June, 2013
Political twist in Rajya Sabha polls   17 June, 2013
Digvijay targets BJP over convoy attack   31 August, 2013
Antony did not give clean chit to Pak army: Cong   07 August, 2013
US-led air strikes killed 553 fighters, 32 civilians   23 October, 2014
'Floating armouries can lead to 26/11 type attacks'   03 December, 2013
Aiport attack destroys prospects of peace talks   10 June, 2014
Lokpal important to curb corruption: Prez   09 June, 2014
Jaitley seeks explanation on affidavit from officials   11 June, 2014
India will not accept snooping by any country: Sibal   20 September, 2013
Death toll may cross 1,000: Shinde   24 June, 2013
Warbling woods   15 June, 2013
No compromise made to end stand off: Army   17 June, 2013
'Discord over PM candidate will hit poll chances'   31 August, 2013
Number of Indian-origin candidates goes up   07 August, 2013
Govt committed to form Telangana: PM   03 December, 2013
Gunmen attack checkpost at Karachi airport   10 June, 2014
Rajnath appeals Muslims to forget Gujarat riots   22 June, 2013
Inspectors find "fear and intimidation" at UK schools   09 June, 2014
Antony justifies statement in RS   07 August, 2013
No justification, no impunity for rapes: UN   11 June, 2014
Pak apex court admits plea against 2013 polls   25 October, 2014
Looking forward to working with Modi: Sharif   11 June, 2014
Snowden charged with espionage, theft   22 June, 2013
March 31 deadline for states to frame rules   03 December, 2013
Teenager beheads father after he rapes her   17 June, 2013
'Politicians' ego root cause of corruption'   03 August, 2013
Cong dismisses queries on Rahul's absence   22 June, 2013
Cong seeks V K Singh's resignation   10 June, 2014
Pak calls for resumption of composite dialogue   02 December, 2013
Why is UPA govt in hurry over Food Bill, asks Mamata   22 June, 2013
'China should engage with neighbours to allay their concerns'   09 June, 2014
Pakistan Army again violates ceasefire   25 October, 2014
Mars Orbiter crosses Moon's orbit   03 December, 2013
All Ministers to submit property details to PM   10 June, 2014
Govt should not control media: Javadekar   09 June, 2014
Industry's fear exaggerated, overblown: Ramesh   30 August, 2013
SC dismisses Sajjan's plea to quash charges   03 December, 2013
BJP to raise coal scam, misuse of CBI   03 December, 2013
Modi govt has given no concrete roadmap, just 'dreams': Opp   09 June, 2014
2 terror suspects held in Secunderabad   23 October, 2014
New govt will work for development: President   09 June, 2014
Militants attack Karachi airport, 23 dead   09 June, 2014
BJP doing turnaround on Article 370: Tewari   02 December, 2013
Court frees Daniel Pearl murder suspect   24 October, 2014
India, China talks trade, economic potential   09 June, 2014
India to seek US help for joint mechanism   02 December, 2013
Govt submission on black money 'ill-advised': Jethmalani   24 October, 2014
Tehelka: Holding company shows negative networth   02 December, 2013
Kashmiri Alliance in UK plans counter-protest   23 October, 2014
Communal violence bill may come up in winter session   02 December, 2013
Release of 5 men from GITMO gives Taliban an edge   07 June, 2014
Modi hits out at Delhi govt over women's security   02 December, 2013
Bill to scrap collegium system of appointing judges   29 August, 2013
No differences between me and Modi: Joshi   14 April, 2014
TMC will play a decisive role in govt formation: Minister   14 April, 2014
Survival skills   12 April, 2014
Repeater’s rap   12 April, 2014
PM had threatened to quit on nuke deal: Book   11 April, 2014
Hinduja's proposal to tackle challenges generates interest   12 April, 2014
Gujarat development model a 'toffee model': Rahul   14 April, 2014
Robotic mini-sub's search mission aborted again   16 April, 2014
Justice R.M. Lodha to be next CJ   11 April, 2014
Congress has run out of ideas to tackle Modi: Venkaiah   12 April, 2014
Kejriwal beats Modi, Rahul in TV news coverage   14 April, 2014
Timing of Baru's book critical: Prithviraj Chavan   12 April, 2014
Mulayam under fire for rape remarks   10 April, 2014
What Indian politicians drive   14 April, 2014
Gandhis insulted Ambedkar, taking credit for laws: Modi   14 April, 2014
Manmohan hobbled by Sonia: Book   12 April, 2014
Did not make personal attack on Modi: Rahul   12 April, 2014
Maiden night test of Agni conducted successfully   12 April, 2014
Election: Keeping India together   11 April, 2014
G20 gives US year-end deadline for IMF reforms   12 April, 2014
S.Korea, US launch largest-ever air drill   11 April, 2014
BJP sacks Jaswant's son from national executive   10 April, 2014
Kejriwal to meet community leaders in Varanasi   12 April, 2014
Mulayam appeals to Muslims to vote unitedly for SP   10 April, 2014
Cong, BJP ask Mulayam to apologise immediately   11 April, 2014
Rahul's ego is on cloud nine: Modi   12 April, 2014
The AAP is not even a page three party   05 April, 2014
Manmohan didn't put wife's name in RS affidavit: BJP   12 April, 2014
Modi's marriage was a 'social formality': brother   10 April, 2014
Once in power, BJP may scrap reservation: Mayawati   12 April, 2014
Congress' taunt and brothers' defence   10 April, 2014
'Cong worked overtime to send me behind bars'   12 April, 2014
Co-pilot made mid-air phone call: Report   12 April, 2014
Rahul rakes up Modi marriage issue to attack him   11 April, 2014
Mounting trouble   05 April, 2014
Bucking the trend   07 April, 2014
India doesn't need a 'deaf-dumb' govt: Modi   10 April, 2014
China explores regional security framework   10 April, 2014
Crocodile found wandering around mall   11 April, 2014
Modi ready for probe into charges   11 April, 2014
Clamour for glamour   07 April, 2014
EC cracks whip on Amit Shah, Azam Khan   11 April, 2014
IAF Chief visits air base along China border   09 April, 2014
Russia says ready to work with IMF, EU   11 April, 2014
Dalits can wait   05 April, 2014
Mulayam for change in rape law, says boys make 'mistakes'   10 April, 2014
High turnout in 91 seats; Chandigarh tops with 74 per cent   10 April, 2014
US issues global advisory for its citizens   11 April, 2014
BJP demands strict action against Cong, SP from EC   09 April, 2014
BJP copied Congress' election manifesto: Rahul   10 April, 2014
Kejriwal visits house of autorickshaw driver who slapped him   09 April, 2014
Mamata is playing vote bank politics: Modi   10 April, 2014
LS poll cost 80 times up since 1952   08 April, 2014
Israeli embassy sending home diplomats who assaulted official   08 April, 2014
People are my teachers, I am learning from them: Rahul   09 April, 2014
BJP's "poisonous thoughts" reflect majoritarian politics: PC   08 April, 2014
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