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Oppn targets govt over reports about Rajnath's son

The opposition today targeted the government over media reports that claimed Home Minister Rajnath Singh's son had been ticked off by the Prime Minister for alleged misconduct, with Congress questioning what the allegations are about. PTI photo

The opposition today targeted the government over media reports that claimed Home Minister Rajnath Singh's son had been ticked off by the...

LPG consumers can avail 12 cylinder quota at anytime of year

In a relief to consumers, the Cabinet today lifted the restriction of supply of only one subsidised cooking gas LPG cylinder to a household in a month, saying consumers can avail their quota of 12 bottles at anytime of the year. PTI photo

In a relief to consumers, the Cabinet today lifted the restriction of supply of only one subsidised cooking gas LPG cylinder to a household..

SC asks PM, CMs not to induct tainted people in ministry

Sending a strong message that people against whom criminal and corruption charges have been framed be not inducted as ministers, the Supreme Court today said Prime Minister and Chief Ministers should desist from making such appointments and act in national interest. DH photo

Stopping short of prescribing disqualification for tainted people becoming ministers, the Supreme Court today strongly advised Prime Minister ...

No attempt to derail judicial process in 2G scam: CBI

Under attack from some NGOs that it was allegedly stalling probe in the 2G scam, the CBI today said there was no attempt to put any impediment in the judicial process and claimed that facts in the case were being twisted before the Supreme Court. PTI photo

Under attack from some NGOs that it was allegedly stalling probe in the 2G scam, the CBI today said there was no attempt to put any impediment...

HC orders restoration of passport of Lalit Kumar Modi

The Delhi High Court today ordered restoration of the passport of former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Kumar Modi, paving the way for his return to the country. PTI photo

The Delhi High Court today ordered restoration of the passport of former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Kumar Modi, paving ...

Business

Tackling food inflation top priority for the govt: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said controlling food inflation, which has been consistently hovering around the double-digit mark, is a 'top priority' for the government. AP file photo

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said controlling food inflation, which has been consistently hovering around the double-digit mark...

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Raina ton powers India to 304/6

Looking for a change in fortune in the limited-overs version, Indian batsman Suresh Raina struck a belligerent 100 off 75 deliveries to power the visitors to a challenging 304 for six in the second one-dayer against England here today. PTI photo

Sindhu enters third round, Jwala-Ashwini pair bows out

India's teen sensation P V Sindhu stormed into the third round of...

Teams hope for brighter weather in second game

Rocked by one controversy after another, India will be hoping that the spot

Bulls stay alive with win

Bengaluru Bulls snatched a last-gasp winner to beat Telugu Titans...

Saina, Srikanth win, Kashyap out

London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal stormed into the third round

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Abhishek Bachchan posing next to the Pro Kabbadi League trophy in Bengaluru ...

Abhishek Bachchan posing next to the Pro Kabbadi League trophy in Bengaluru ...

Imran Khan  supporter waves national and party flags during what has been dubbed a 'freedom march ..

Imran Khan supporter waves national and party flags during what has been dubbed a 'freedom march ..

England's Ben Stokes fails to get to a catch during the second ODI against India ...

England's Ben Stokes fails to get to a catch during the second ODI against India ...

Narendra Modi in a meeting with President of Asian Development Bank, Takehiko Nakao in New Delhi ...

Narendra Modi in a meeting with President of Asian Development Bank, Takehiko Nakao in New Delhi ...

Family members mourn during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed ...

Family members mourn during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed ...

Crowd during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed in an encounter ...

Crowd during cremation procession of Lance Naik Dhananjay Kumar who was killed in an encounter ...

Britain's Deputy PM Nick Clegg during the inauguration of the United Kingdom India Business ...

Britain's Deputy PM Nick Clegg during the inauguration of the United Kingdom India Business ...

Dhoni is bowled by England's Chris Woakes during their second one-day international cricket match ..

Dhoni is bowled by England's Chris Woakes during their second one-day international cricket match ..

MS Dhoni bails fly as he is clean bowled by England's Chris Jordan ...

MS Dhoni bails fly as he is clean bowled by England's Chris Jordan ...

A Lord Ganesha idol decorated with 'Laddus at famous Moti Doongari temple in Jaipur ...

A Lord Ganesha idol decorated with 'Laddus at famous Moti Doongari temple in Jaipur ...

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