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India Post E-paper Edition November 28, 2014

SC removes CBI Director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case

SC removes CBI Director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case

NEW DELHI: Twelve days before his retirement, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha today suffered a major blow when the Supreme Court removed him from the 2G scam case, saying the allegations… Read more »

UNSC at stake

Legitimacy of unreformed UNSC at stake: India

NEW YORK: Describing the composition of an unreformed UN Security Council as “anachronistic”, India has said the legitimacy of the United Nations itself will be at stake if its most… Read more »

Will consult Kashmiri leaders before talks with India Sharif

Will consult Kashmiri leaders before talks with India: Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Ignoring India’s opposition, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said Pakistan will hold dialogue with Kashmiri separatists to take them into confidence before engaging in peace talks with India. “It is… Read more »

Rampal in trouble; bail in murder case cancelled

Rampal in trouble; bail in murder case cancelled

CHANDIGARH: Controversial ‘godman’ Rampal was in for deep trouble with his bail in a 2006 murder case being cancelled today by the Punjab and Haryana High Court which posted the… Read more »

Rajapaksa calls snap polls to seek record third term

Rajapaksa calls snap polls to seek record third term

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa called early elections today, seeking an unprecedented third six-year term in office amid signs of a drop in popularity and demands of his powers… Read more »

Govt 'promoting' black money with relaunch of KVP Cong

Govt ‘promoting’ black money with relaunch of KVP: Cong

NEW DELHI: Upping the ante over black money issue ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament, the Congress today accused the NDA Government of failing on its promise to bring… Read more »

Cong questions SBI's decision to lend USD 1bn to Adani group

Cong questions SBI’s decision to lend USD 1bn to Adani group

NEW DELHI: Congress today questioned the decision of State Bank of India to give USD 1 billion loan to Adani group for the development of Carmichael coal mine during Prime… Read more »

Only BJP can bring about full integration of JK Shah

Only BJP can bring about full integration of JK: Shah

RAMBAN (JK): Only BJP can bring about “complete integration” of Jammu and Kashmir with rest of India, party chief Amit Shah today said, without directly raking up its pet theme… Read more »

RCF rolls out seventeen coaches for first high speed train

RCF rolls out seventeen coaches for first high speed train

KAPURTHALA: Rail Coach Factory today rolled out seventeen coaches of first high speed train of 160 kilometre per hour to run on the Delhi-Agra section soon, a senior RCF official… Read more »


SRK, Kajol to relive DDLJ

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge completes 1,000 weeks on December 12. Recently, Shah Rukh Khan, who played the loveable Raj in the film and paved way for the boy next-door heroes… Read more »


Khans kiss the bride & make up

Look at this lovely picture. Do you see any cold vibes between the ‘warring Khans’? Bride-to-be Arpita has brought the two in the same frame and what an adorable one it is. Shah… Read more »


Fascination with actresses whose Hindi is weak

MUMBAI: Hema Malini and Sridevi had to work on their Hindi to reach the numero uno position. The new crop of actresses can’t speak the rashtra bhasha as well as… Read more »


Book describes Urdu culture of N.Indian cities

NEW DELHI: The thriving Urdu literary culture of 18th and 19th century in North Indian cities of Delhi and Lucknow that remained vigorous and resilient even at the face of… Read more »

People rally for comprehensive immigration reform outside the White House in Washington. According to advocates in touch with the White House, President Barack Obama is poised to act soon to unveil a series of executive actions on immigration that will shield possibly around 5 million immigrants living in the country illegally from deportation. Timing of the announcement is unclear, though it's expected before the end of 2014.

House Republicans debate responding to Obama’s action plan

WASHINGTON: House Republicans debated how to respond to President Barack Obama’s expected executive action on immigration, with party leaders anxious to craft a solution that satisfies the demands of their… Read more »


US, Israel, Palestine to be given e-visa facility on Nov 27

NEW DELHI: Citizens of USA, Israel and Palestine are among 28 countries who would be given the electronic visa facility to be launched on November 27. The e-visa facility for… Read more »

File picture of President Ronald Reagan speaking during a news conference at the White House in Washington.

Reagan, Bush also acted alone to shield immigrants

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama’s anticipated order that would shield millions of immigrants now living illegally in the U.S. from deportation is not without precedent. Two of the last three Republican… Read more »

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The fate of executive action on immigration

For courage – not complacency – is our need today leadership – not salesmanship. And the only valid test of leadership is the ability to lead, and lead vigorously. – Senator… Read more »

U.S. President Barack Obama, right, and Chinese President Xi Jinping, arrive together for a G20 Summit family photo with other world leaders in Brisbane, Australia

Sino-US visa deal to unleash travel, trade boom

BEIJING: The new liberalized visa agreement between China and the US will unleash a major travel and trade boom between the world’s two largest economies and will also be used… Read more »

Dalai Lama

Nobel summit moved to Rome after Dalai Lama visa row

JOHANNESBURG: A summit of Nobel peace laureates scheduled to be held in Cape Town has been moved to Rome after the South African government failed to issue a visa to… Read more »