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CIMA Gallary

Revealed now: CM’s close shave

Told by Arun Jaitley that calling the Burdwan blast stage-managed without furnishing proof was “neither responsible nor nationalistic”, the Trinamul Congress today pointed fingers at the national security adviser as well as the RSS....   | Read..
 

March today tells of police attitude

The Trinamul Congress has threatened to flood the heart of Calcutta with 50,000 supporters on Monday afternoon, unwittingly showing up the city police....   | Read..
 

Cong wrestles with a Rs 32-lakh riddle

Out of power, every penny counts — not to mention a 43-year-old echo whose mystery still endures....   | Read..
 

Rank bump in China ties

China has quietly frozen the work of an expanded bilateral framework of special representatives that deals with strategic co-operation in addition to the question of its disp...   | Read..
 

Small buses but big screens

The big buses under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) scheme that inadvertently cramp the city’s arterial routes for space on any weekday will ma...   | Read..
 

Plex chains share space

A heady concoction of “the best in business” technology and “value-added” luxury awaits film buffs here as multiplex majors PVR Cinemas and Cinepolis ...   | Read..
 

Two killed in market blast

Two persons were killed and 27 injured in a blast at a weekly market in Rajgarh in Dibrugarh district this evening....   | Read..
 

Official finds drunk tutor in school

A sudden visit by the inspector of schools (Jorhat) to several high and higher secondary schools in Majuli island two days ago found various irregularities, which included a ...   | Read..
 

BJD takes Mamata line to attack CBI

Taking a cue from Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who has taken a tough stand against the BJP government at the Centre on the issue of money deposit collection scam...   | Read..
 

Don’t fall for Modi gimmicks: Sonia

Congress president Sonia Gandhi today chose Daltonganj’s Airport Ground for her first rally for the state’s Assembly polls, condemning the BJP for Jharkhand’...   | Read..
 

Panki’s lion who doesn’t need a Gandhi

Six-feet tall and boasting a baritone, 54-year-old Bidesh Singh, the three-time Independent MLA from Panki is contesting from the Congress this time. “Singularly...   | Read..
 

Sweet-bitter tale of Champaran diary

The very mention of indigo planters conjures up bitter memories of the time during the Raj when they heaped torture on farmers in north Bihar districts, where the plant u...   | Read..
 

‘Wise’ Manjhi defies advisory

Jitan Ram Manjhi today virtually dared the JDU leadership to take action against him and said he knew his days as chief minister were numbered....   | Read..
 
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