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Digvijay attacks PM, accuses him of U turn on policy issues

Published on 01-Feb-2015
Congress leader Digvijay Singh today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his charge that Congress ruined the country and accused him of

Congress leader Digvijay Singh today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his charge that Congress ruined the country and accused...

Retired employees can now avail benefits of missed promotions

Published on 01-Feb-2015
Retired government employees who missed out on their promotions due to late meetings of the committees deciding on such departmental elevations will now be able to avail its post-retirement benefits. DH file photo

Retired government employees who missed out on their promotions due to late meetings of the committees deciding on such departmental...

Re-investigation of 1984 riot cases by SIT likely

Published on 01-Feb-2015
A government-appointed committee has recommended constitution of a SIT for re-investigation of the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases. PTI file photo

A government-appointed committee has recommended constitution of a SIT for re-investigation of the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases...

Centre last word on GM crops; nod for confined field trial

Published on 01-Feb-2015
Though Maharashtra government has given 'no objection certificate' for field trials of some genetically modified (GM) crops, the Centre will take a final call on whether to allow such crops in the market or not, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said.

Though Maharashtra government has given 'no objection certificate' for field trials of some genetically modified (GM) crops...

CPM may no more forge ties with regional parties at nat level

Published on 01-Feb-2015
CPI(M) is likely to give up its earlier stance of forging alliances with regional parties at the national level and accord primacy to strengthening Left unity across the country while acknowledging its dwindling strength. PTI file photo

CPI(M) is likely to give up its earlier stance of forging alliances with regional parties at the national level and accord primacy to strengthening...

Heightened vigil to check black money flow during Delhi polls

Published on 01-Feb-2015
Central revenue department officials have raised vigil to check any flow of black money from air and land transit points ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections here. Reuters file photo

Central revenue department officials have raised vigil to check any flow of black money from air and land transit points ahead of the upcoming...

Govt planning to make bribery in polls a cognisable offence

Published on 01-Feb-2015
In its bid to check corruption in the poll process, the NDA government is contemplating to amend the law to make bribery -- both cash and kind -- during elections a cognisable offence, empowering police to arrest the violators without a warrant and jail up to two years.

In its bid to check corruption in the poll process, the NDA government is contemplating to amend the law to make bribery...

Swaraj proposes 6 point template to broad base Sino-India ties

Published on 01-Feb-2015
On her maiden visit to China, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today proposed a six point template to broad base Sino-India engagement with an action oriented approach to usher in Asian century. PTI file photo

On her maiden visit to China, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today proposed a six point template to broad base Sino-India...

Woman drops plan to join ISIS; returns to Hyd from Turkey

Published on 01-Feb-2015
Wanting to join the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a 19-year-old woman from the city who was residing in Qatar had flown to Turkey from there, but changed her mind and came to her parents here, police said today. Reuters file photo

Wanting to join the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a 19-year-old woman from the city who was residing in Qatar...

Inconsolable friends mourn victims

Published on 31-Jan-2015
A bulldozer clears the effluent at the mishap site at Ranipet in the Vellore District of Tamil Nadu on Saturday. DH photo

A pall of gloom descended on Vellore hospital near Ranipet on Saturday when the bodies of the victims of an effluent-tank mishap...

Photo Gallery
Madhuri Dixit Nene during the launch of a jewellery showroom at Panvel in Mumbai...

Madhuri Dixit Nene during the launch of a jewellery showroom at Panvel in Mumbai...

GOC, White Knight Corps, K H Singh interacting with participants of tour in Doda...

GOC, White Knight Corps, K H Singh interacting with participants of tour in Doda...

Delhi Waveriders and Punjab Warriors players in action during the HIL match in New Delhi...

Delhi Waveriders and Punjab Warriors players in action during the HIL match in New Delhi...

Union Ministry Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation during his visit at Barlah Water Project...

Union Ministry Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation during his visit at Barlah Water Project...

Devotees shower flowers on the 42-ft-tall monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali...

Devotees shower flowers on the 42-ft-tall monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali...

Chandrababu Naidu, Ministers and senior officers participate in a three-day workshop...

Chandrababu Naidu, Ministers and senior officers participate in a three-day workshop...

School students participate in a grand Swami Vivekananda Walkathon at Marina beach in Chennai...

School students participate in a grand Swami Vivekananda Walkathon at Marina beach in Chennai...

Lebanese artists perform during a press preview for the 29th International Crafts Mela...

Lebanese artists perform during a press preview for the 29th International Crafts Mela...

School Students make a formation in the shape of 'READ FOR FUTURE' at a school...

School Students make a formation in the shape of 'READ FOR FUTURE' at a school...

Garo Wangala Troops perform during a Cultural Rally to mark the 53rd Anniversary of Dudhnoi...

Garo Wangala Troops perform during a Cultural Rally to mark the 53rd Anniversary of Dudhnoi...

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