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SC orders medical examination of Calcutta HC judge Karnan

The Supreme court today ordered a medical examination of Calcutta high court judge CS Karnan, escalating an unprecedented confrontation within the judiciary.No one can say such things and get away, the bench said on Monday after Karnan did not heed summons to appear before it.Karnan has accused a number of apex court judges, including the chief justice of corruption, which triggered a first contempt proceeding ever against a sitting HC judge.Today, the top court declared all orders passed by ..., 5 minutes ago

Romancing the Maoists

In a barbaric and dastardly attack by the outlawed Maoists, India lost 25 brave CRPF personnel. They were ambushed and killed by the anarchists, who are hell-bent on stalling the development of the backward tribal areas and exploiting the situation. Some security personnel were also injured. The attack shocked the conscience of every right-thinking Indian. No sympathy or monetary compensation will make up for the loss suffered by the families of the victims. Nevertheless, the government will ...
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OPS camp ups ante, sets 5-day 'deadline' for merger talks

Virtually setting a five day deadline for merger talks with the rival faction, rebel AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam is set to launch a statewide tour from May 5. Panneerselvam has planned to visit all 32 districts and meet his supporters during the tour which is likely to end by May last.The tour, besides hoping the mop up support for him, is also seen as OPS's attempt to prepare them for local body elections."He will commence the tour from Kancheepuram," said Mettur MLA S Semmalai. Leaders in ...
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Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari's house ransacked, 4 arrested

Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party Chief Manoj Tiwari's house in Delhi was ransacked on the wee hours of Monday, a development that apparently stemmed out of road rage.The incident took place around 1 am. However, Tiwari was not present in his house when the incident took place, but the accused attacked the staffers of the leaders present there.CCTV footage shows Tiwari's staffers getting into a scuffle with some men a little ahead of the politician's residence, following which the assaulters can be ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago

Coming soon to a theatre near you: A biopic on PV Sindhu

Ace shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, who became the first Indian woman to win a silver medal at the Olympics last year, is the next sports personality whose story is heading for the big screen.  Actor-producer Sonu Sood is set to take Sindhu's life and victory to the silver screen.  "It feels great to make a biopic on PV Sindhu. It's a story of a girl who has inspired millions of Indians and sent a message that everyone can dream big and not only dream but achieve it too by hard ...
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Air pollution comes up before SC today

The Supreme Court will hear a plea today that was filed by noted environmentalist M C Mehta on air pollution.  The apex court had on January 17 warned that the problem of air pollution was very serious and it was important to find a solution for it on an urgent basis.  The observation was made by the court after the amicus curiae and senior advocate Harish Salve said there was a need to ensure 100 percent compliance of the Pollution Under Certificate and linking them with the ...
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Champions League: Will Atletico be fourth time lucky?

Atletico aim for European revenge against Real at fourth attempt IMAGE: Real Madrid Head Coach Zinedine Zidane,left, and head coach of Club Atletico de Madrid Diego Simeone. Photograph: Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images Real Madrid are the only team who have stopped Atletico Madrid adding a Champions League triumph to their achievements under Diego Simeone and for the fourth year running the Rojiblancos' illustrious neighbours block their path to European glory. Atletico under their charismatic ...
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'Shrameva Jayate!' PM tweets on Labour Day

On the occasion of Labour Day today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi saluted workers, saying they play a big role in the country's progress.  "Today, on Labour Day, we salute the determination & hardwork of countless workers who play a big role in India's progress. Shrameva Jayate!," he tweeted. The International Workers' Day, also known as Labour Day, celebrates the spirit of labourers. The prime minister also wished Gujarat and Maharashtra on their foundation day today. ...
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Rahul's hand behind changes in Congress set-up

Over the past week, Rahul Gandhi has replaced office-bearers in charge of party units in Gujarat and Karnataka and Goa, and brought in young leaders as secretaries. These changes are unlikely to be a one-time exercise and poll-bound states would get the primary attention. Rahul Gandhi has kicked off the much-awaited Congress reshuffle, bringing in new faces to manage the grand old party. The Congress vice president, set to take over the reins of the party from his mother and Congress chief ...
 Rediff.com2 hours ago Rahul is ready to take over as Congress prez: Amarinder  Rediff.com14 hours ago Karnataka BJP infighting: 4 leaders lose party posts  Rediff.com16 hours ago Congress removes Digvijaya as party in charge of Goa, K'taka  Rediff.com1 day ago

Summer treat: 42 bird species in my Delhi backyard!

The advent of summer is heralded by the advent of thousands of Rosy Starlings -- noisy, friendly birds that transform early summer mornings into a brassy concerto. The advent of summer is also when the peafowl are at their busiest. The idea that home itself could have hitherto undiscovered delights, was a lovely one for Geetanjali Krishna. The best bird watching destinations in India IMAGE: The Railway Eco Park in Chanakyapuri, Delhi, is a great spot for an expedition to discover birds.
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