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Secretary of Indrani may be made a witness

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to make Kajal Sharma, Indrani Mukerjea’s secretary, a prosecution witness in the Sheena Bora murder case, sources said on Tuesday. 53 more words

Modi meets Singapore President, gets ceremonial welcome

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called on Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam and was accorded a ceremonial welcome on the second day of his visit to the country. 50 more words

“Gandhi’s philosophy led to regenerative agriculture”

The world cannot afford external inputs for agriculture as natural resources are depleting. Chemical fertilizers and other farm inputs will become too expensive in future and hence there is a need to encourage regenerative agriculture. 45 more words

The Hindu - Amarinder rejects Sukhbir’s charges

New Delhi, 21 November 2015. Rejecting charges that Congress was supporting radical and anti-national forces, party’s Deputy Leader in Lok Sabha Amarinder Singh on Saturday claimed that Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal was trying to shift the blame for his own failures on Congress. 313 more words


Hygiene a big casualty here

As World Fisheries Day celebrations on Saturday focused on over-exploitation, habitat destruction and other serious threats to the profession, deteriorating hygiene and sanitation at Fishing Harbour here remains a matter of serious concern for past several years. 38 more words

Masterpiece gets wider audience

The renowned Carnatic composer Mysore Vasudevacharya’s 150th birth anniversary celebrations this year would get a fitting finale at the Chennai Music season this December when his book of compositions Vasudeva Kirthana Manjari, transliterated into English would be made available as a commemorative gift to the gathering of global musicians. 28 more words

Weekend Reading

Today’s ‘Weekend Reading’ features – the story of Tamil Brahmans, and interview with Hindi fiction writer Ved Prakash Sharma and the world of author Vivian Gornick.   48 more words