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Rotting grain has deprived food to 80 million people

Rotting grain has deprived food to 80 million people

An estimated 36,000 tonnes of grain has gone bad at the various storage facilities of the state-run Food Corp of India (FCI) since 2008, enough to feed 80 million people at a per capita consumption of 440 grams, fresh data reveals.

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Govt trying to protect Indian economy from global mess: PM

Govt trying to protect Indian economy from global mess: PM

The Indian economy is passing through a difficult time but the government is trying to protect it from the global economic mess, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Friday.

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Verghese Kurien: the architect of India’s White Revolution

Verghese Kurien: the architect of India’s White Revolution

He made the ordinary, neighbourhood ’doodhwala’ (milkman) a key player in the country’s struggle for economic development and progress at the grassroot level.

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Monsoon session drowned by sound and fury over coal blocks, quota, riots

Monsoon session drowned by sound and fury over coal blocks, quota, riots

The month-long Monsoon session of Parliament that began on August 8 has been one of the least productive sessions by far with protests over Assam violence, CAG report on coal blocks allocation and finally the Bill over SC/ST quota..

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Declared assets of our ministers in 2012

Declared assets of our ministers in 2012

Going by their declared assets, the PM’s men are getting richer & richer. Here’s a look at some of them and their riches.

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Karnataka: New face of terror emerges in probe

Karnataka: New face of terror emerges in probe

The arrest of young scientists, doctors, journalists and MBA students in connection with the Karnataka terror plot probe has stunned law enforcement agencies. These young educated men, hailing from middle class backgrounds and with no prior police records, pose a new challenge to the anti-terror sleuths.

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The rise and rise of a Hindutva hitman-Subhash Pad

The rise and rise of a Hindutva hitman-Subhash Pad

Subhash Padil, the Hindu Jagaran Vedike activist who led Saturday’s attack on women at Morning Mist Homestay in Mangalore

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Pranab Mukherjee: The best Prime Minister India never had?

Pranab Mukherjee: The best Prime Minister India never had?

He began his political career in 1969; and has served in every Congress cabinet since Indira Gandhi became Prime Minister. He has served as Home, Finance, External Affairs Minister...

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BJP’s RSS-triggered crisis

BJP’s RSS-triggered crisis

Inner-party democracy derailed: Sangh’s overreach has created leadership vacuum in Saffron party
. the 12 years the two “guided” Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) affairs since the year 2000, they have systematically destroyed its leadership.

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The year of the dark horse

The year of the dark horse

After much political bargaining, the 2002 presidential election produced a winner in A.P.J. Abdul Kalam — he did not seek the office; the office sought him

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Politicking began with India’s very first President

Politicking began with India’s very first President

A few weeks ago, when the names of the candidates in India’s presidential race were only just beginning to be chalked...

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Indian Parliament at 60 years: facts & statistics

Indian Parliament at 60 years: facts & statistics

On May 13, 2012, the Indian Parliament completed 60 years since its first sitting. To mark the occasion, a special sitting of both Houses was organised on the day.

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Pilgrimage on govt money

Pilgrimage on govt money

Haj subsidy: Payout ‘dubious’ say some Muslims, others argue it’s voluntary aid. Haj, meaning ‘setting off to a place’, in Islam is a pilgrimage undertaken to the holy city of Mecca

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60 pc of rural India lives on less than Rs 35 a day

60 pc of rural India lives on less than Rs 35 a day

About 60 per cent of India’s rural population lives on less than Rs 35 a day and nearly as many in cities live on Rs 66 a day, reveals a government survey on income and expenditure.

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Air India doesn’t want to be saved

Air India doesn’t want to be saved

What is it with public sector behemoths who with their incessant and errant profligacy constantly run to mommy or in their case nanny and ask for bailouts?