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  • Mumbai Central highrise catches fire; 14 injured

    Fourteen persons suffered burn injuries in a fire in a Mumbai Central high rise on Monday. They were admitted to the BMC-run Nair hospital and the nearby Jagjivan Ram hospital with minor burns. Six fire tankers, eight fire engines, four ambulances and three hydraulic platforms were pressed into...

    Tuesday, 16 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • Delhi rape case: Was ban on Uber in Delhi the right move?

    The lieutenant governor of Delhi might have summarily banned Uber, after a young woman was raped by the driver of the taxi she had hired through the taxi service on Friday. But the Centre government does not feel that banning Uber is the answer.

    Tuesday, 9 December 2014 - 7:05am
  • Many hits, a few misses as Narendra Modi juggernaut rolls on

    The outsider has set the agenda at Raisina Hill. In his first six months, prime minister Narendra Modi has managed to average at least one big idea a month, restore a single power centre and signal his government's determination to go ahead with reforms.

    Wednesday, 26 November 2014 - 6:00am
  • Jammu and Kashmir polls- BJP climbs down on article 370

    From demanding abrogation of article 370 to seeking a debate over its utility, the BJP's climb down on its 'core issue' has come a full circle in Jammu and Kashmir. "Article 370 is a national issue for us and there should be an extensive debate over its utility," said Rajnath Singh, union minister...

    Friday, 21 November 2014 - 7:30am
  • Shiv Sena will perform the role of a strong opposition: Uddhav Thackeray

    Despite being repeatedly snubbed by its estranged ally BJP over joining the government, there seem to be differences of opinion in the Shiv Sena over a possible truck with the Bharatiya Janata Party.

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 5:20am
  • No party or MLA wants mid-term polls: Devendra Fadnavis

    While the Sharad Pawar-led NCP, which has propped up the BJP's minority government in Maharashtra has threatened to rock the boat, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis claimed that the government was stable and dismissed the likelihood of mid-term polls as no party or legislator was in the mood to seek...

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 7:30am
  • First Indian Ebola case detected in Delhi

    The dreaded Ebola virus has arrived in India. A 26-year-old Indian male travelling from Liberia to India was recently diagnosed with Ebola. He has been kept under isolation to prevent spread of the virus.

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 6:30am
  • Maharashtra: How Devendra Fadnavis led BJP government won trust vote...

    The Devendra Fadnavis government managed to win a confidence motion by voice vote in what is being seen as a shrewd game plan involving the BJP, Shiv Sena and the NCP. Conventionally a division or actual voting is called for when a confidence motion is moved. This gives the government a moral and...

    Thursday, 13 November 2014 - 7:30am
  • Shiv Sena creates ruckus in assembly, delays proceedings

    It was a chaotic Day 2 of the three-day special session in state assembly after Shiv Sena MLAs created ruckus and delayed proceedings. What did Sena want? Having kept mum on the Vidarbha issue on Day 1, Sena members, who took on the role of opposition on Tuesday, demanded that any member hailing...

    Wednesday, 12 November 2014 - 7:30am
  • Black money case: Most accounts cleared or closed

    The central government's list of 627 black money accounts may prove to be another damp squib as the account holders got enough time to transfer the money or even close their accounts. The list submitted before the Supreme Court also includes around 150 account holders, who have already paid fines...

    Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 7:00am