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Giriraj's racist remarks on Sonia spark row
PTI
Hajipur(Bihar): Union Minister Giriraj Singh has again kicked up a major row with racist remarks, wondering if Congress would have accepted Sonia Gandhi's leadership if she was not white-skinned, a statement condemned by the party which asked the Prime Minister to dismiss him and apologise to the nation. "Had Rajiv Gandhi married a Nigerian woman and if she was not a white-skinned woman,...
COAL BLOCKS
Supreme Court stays summons to Manmohan
WEST BENGAL
Nun rape case: Four suspects detained in Ludhiana
WC TROPHY ROW
Snubbed Kamal quits as ICC president
Cover Story
66A DEAD. LONG LIVE 66A! 
Scrapping of section 66A has been hailed by the Twitterati. Those who were at the receiving end are relieved. But, many say there is a need for a similar law
India needs a new section in place of 66A
Prudent decision
End of an ordeal
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Courage To Go Beyond
A bad roll model
Penury pushes thousands of children into the bidi industry of West Bengal
Flavour of success
Hall-a-baloo
Don to dusk
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Health
Flexible working hours make workers happy 
London: Allowing workers to choose the slot of hours they want to work in is good for their well-being, says...
Most parents can't spot child obesity
Aggressive breast cancer 'switch' identified
MRI may one day replace biopsy
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Sports
Kyle Mills follows Vettori into retirement
New Zealand pace bowler Kyle Mills announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, following Daniel...
Tiger Woods out of top 100
Harika exits World Chess Championship
WC hero Starc to miss early IPL matches
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Niggle and wiggle
With its eye on the Mumbai municipal polls, Shiv Sena plays opposition by criticising its power ally, BJP
Blazing a trail
Middle kingdom
Tightrope walk
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chef's choice  |  Hemant Oberoi
Cooking for corporates
At a joint venture meeting between two giant companies, the chief operating officer of one of the companies was slightly on the obese side. This disturbed the health-conscious COO of the other multinational corporation, ...  »
freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Bullying the houses
After President Pranab Mukherjee, it is now Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan who has cautioned against the repeated and knee-jerk use of ordinances. Speaking at a conference in Lucknow, she said, “Ordinances ...  »
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Party Snacks
Seminal difference
BJP baiters say Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's decision to appoint yoga guru Ramdev as brand...
Pincode
Khajuraho of the south
The hilltop temple in Dichpally village, though built in the 14th century, got its first idol only in 1949....
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