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Hostage Crisis Deepens, Maoist-backed Mediators Serve Ultimatum

Bhubaneswar: Maoist-backed mediators Thursday threatened to withdraw from negotiations for the release of an Italian if the Odisha government did not concede three demands...

Army Chief’s Letter and Telangana Rock Parliament

New Delhi: Rocked by the letter written by army chief Gen V.K. Singh to the prime minister, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned twice till...

Forbidden Art: Small Band Keeping Erotic Legacy Alive

By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi: A small band of artists is exploring taboos of alternative sexuality, erotic love and the body as a medium of...

Maoist Blast Kills Ten CRPF Troopers in Maharashtra

Gadchiroli: At least 10 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed Tuesday when a mine blast triggered by Maoists blew up their vehicle...

‘Kolaveri Di’ Crosses 50 Million Hits

New Delhi: "Kolaveri Di" Monday crossed 50 million hits on YouTube, revealing that music lovers have yet to get over southern superstar Dhanush's unusual...

MPs Outraged over Anna’s Remarks, Lok Sabha Adjourned

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day Monday after members cutting across party lines protested Anna Hazare's allegations of corruption against...

Growing Closeness between India and South Korea, Increase in Business and Military Ties

By Vishnu Makhijani Seoul: Indicative of a growing closeness, India and South Korea Sunday aimed to double their annual trade to $40 billion by 2015,...

Maoists Released One Italian Hostage Claudio Colangelo

Bhubaneswar: Maoists Sunday released one of the two Italian hostages they had abducted March 14. The rebels said they will release the other Italian...

India Justifies Voting against Sri Lanka

New Delhi: India reiterated Saturday that it did the right thing by voting for a US resolution at the UN Human Rights Council that...

Odisha Hostage Crisis: Rays of Hope after Second Negotiations

Bhubaneswar: Discussions to secure the safe release of two Italians kidnapped by Maoists over a week ago in Odisha's Kandhamal district were progressing and...

Maoists Strike again, Abducted a BJD Legislator of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Maoists abducted a legislator of Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) early Saturday, police said. About 100-150 armed rebels abducted Jhina Hikaka, 37, from...

Abduction of Two Italian Nationals: Maoists Offer Swap

Bhubaneswar: Uncertainty persisted Wednesday on the fate of the two Italians abducted by Maoists in Odisha, with talks likely to be delayed further as...