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Panel nod for auctioning C-category mines in State

Published on 30-Jan-2015
The Supreme Court-appointed Central Empowered Committee (CEC) has approved a Karnataka government plan to reallocate 51 'C' category mines in Bellary, Chitradurga and Tumkur districts through e-auction. File Photo

The Supreme Court-appointed Central Empowered Committee (CEC) has approved a Karnataka government plan to reallocate 51 'C' category mines in Bellary...

Green clearances will be reviewed

Published on 30-Jan-2015
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said his ministry will review the projects specifically mentioned by Jayanthi Natarajan in an explosive letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi. Photo:DH

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said his ministry will review the projects specifically mentioned by Jayanthi Natarajan in an explosive...

Jayanthi attacks Rahul, quits Cong

Published on 30-Jan-2015
n Vedanta's bauxite mine in Niyamgiri hills; refinery and captive power plant nearby n Relocation of Dhari Devi temple in Uttarakhand, which faced submergence threat due to the Shrinagar Hydro-Electric Project backed by the  GVK group n Adani port and SEZ at Mundhra n Lavasa hill station development project near Pune n Nirma cement plant on wetlands in Gujarat's  Bhavnagar district

Senior Congress leader and former Union environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan quit the party on Friday and launched a scathing attack on party...

Old couple kill alcoholic son, cut body into pieces

Published on 30-Jan-2015

A 27-year-old man was killed and his body cut into pieces allegedly by his parents who were fed up of his drinking habit and aggressive...

Commanding officer of INS Sindhuratna to be court-martialled

Published on 30-Jan-2015
Commanding officer of INS Sindhuratna  to be court-martialled. Photo: PTI (File)

Almost a year after the 'INS Sindhuratna' tragedy, the Navy Chief has ordered court martial for the submarine's commanding officer Commodre Sandip Sinha and strict...

Janata parivar plan hits roadblock

Published on 30-Jan-2015
Lalu Prasad's demand has been rejected by JD(U).

The RJD-JD(U) merger has hit a roadblock, with RJD leader Lalu Prasad demanding more seats to contest in the coming Assembly elections if the two...

CBI quizzes Mukul Roy in Saradha case; TMC tense

Published on 30-Jan-2015
TMC leader and Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy at CBI office in Kolkata on Friday. PTI

The Trinamool Congress breathed a sigh of relief as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) let go party national general secretary Mukul Roy after extensive...

More skeletons found in Uttar Pradesh Police line

Published on 30-Jan-2015
Even as skeletons surface in various police campuses and old buildings across UP following unearthing of human remains in Unnao. Photo: DH

Even as skeletons surface in various police campuses and old buildings across UP following unearthing of human remains in Unnao, the state police...

No problems in alliance, says Fadnavis

Published on 30-Jan-2015
No problems in alliance, says Fadnavis. Photo: PTI (File)

On a day the Shiv Sena targeted Devendra Fadnavis for ignoring farmers' suicide in Vidarbha, the Chief Minister ruled out any threat to the alliance...

Army jawan held for bid to molest girl on Rajdhani Exp

Published on 30-Jan-2015
An Army jawan has been arrested for trying to molest a teenager in the New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express. Image for representation purpose

An Army jawan has been arrested for trying to molest a teenager in the New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express...

Photo Gallery
A visitor takes a 'selfie' in front of an exhibit titled 'Circle Uncircled' by artist Rahul Kumar...

A visitor takes a 'selfie' in front of an exhibit titled 'Circle Uncircled' by artist Rahul Kumar...

A tightrope walker is silhouetted against the setting sun as she holds a balancing pole...

A tightrope walker is silhouetted against the setting sun as she holds a balancing pole...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his death...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his death...

President Pranab Mukherjee paying tributes to father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi...

President Pranab Mukherjee paying tributes to father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi...

Lawyers stop a train at Moradabad Railway Station on Friday during a protest demanding...

Lawyers stop a train at Moradabad Railway Station on Friday during a protest demanding...

An elderly woman and a boy stand outside their house with walls damaged in alleged firing from...

An elderly woman and a boy stand outside their house with walls damaged in alleged firing from...

New recruits of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) take oath during a graduation ceremony...

New recruits of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) take oath during a graduation ceremony...

A groom leads his horse in the equine pool after working out on the track, during early morning...

A groom leads his horse in the equine pool after working out on the track, during early morning...

A handler bathes a horse after a training session ahead of the Indian Derby in Mumbai...

A handler bathes a horse after a training session ahead of the Indian Derby in Mumbai...

Ladakhi women offering prayers during the inauguration of traditional Buddhist prayer...

Ladakhi women offering prayers during the inauguration of traditional Buddhist prayer...

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