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Former Carbide chief Anderson dies, quietly & as a fugitive from justice

Updated: 31 October 2014, Friday, 13:40 hrs (IST)
Former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson, wanted in India in connection with the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which claimed over 3,000 lives in one of the world's most lethal industrial accidents, has died in the US state of Florida aged 92....   | Read..
 

Modi turns Patel’s birthday into unity day, recalls anti-Sikh violence

Updated: 31 October 2014, Friday, 13:45 hrs (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the anti-Sikh violence that followed the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi this day 30 years ago was a “dagger...   | Read..
 

Former coal secretary and 4 others granted bail

Updated: 31 October 2014, Friday, 13:50 hrs (IST)
Former coal secretary and four others, including two serving government officials, were on Friday granted bail by a special court in connection with a coal blocks allocati...   | Read..
 

Shake-speared
Action replay, with a copycat

Shakespeare was invoked in a Birbhum court today but theatre was not lacking on Bengal’s political stage....   | Read..
 

Big-bang outing: Cook gay & proud

Timothy D. Cook, Apple’s chief executive, said he was “proud to be gay” in an essay published today, becoming by far the most prominent executive of a p...   | Read..
 

Here today, there tomorrow

Two transfers in two weeks for outgoing finance secretary Arvind Mayaram have a section of civil servants in a lather, with veterans unable to recall any precedents involving...   | Read..
 

Ali in custody, Ali at home

Ali Jinnah, a suspected Trinamul supporter, was produced in the chief judicial magistrate’s court in Birbhum’s Suri around 2.30pm today....   | Read..
 

JVM enters talks arena

Congress and JMM were nowhere near sealing an agreement on seat-sharing after three days of hard bargaining, but the sudden visit today to the national capital of two senior ...   | Read..
 

Assam on terrorist radar, says Gogoi

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi today said different militant groups were joining hands to target Assam and went on to acknowledge that some youths were being led astray to jo...   | Read..
 

Six years on, no relief for blast victims

Six years after the October 30 serial blasts in Assam that claimed nearly 100 lives and left many disabled for life, Dispur is yet to chalk out a rehabilitation package for t...   | Read..
 

IIM debut tied in land knot

The education department and the Magadh University are poised for a face-off over the selection of land for setting up the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in the state. ...   | Read..
 

Rs 10.45-lakh dilemma for CM

The state government is in a dilemma whether to accept a draft worth Rs 10.45 lakh sent by eminent writer Manoj Das to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund or return it....   | Read..
 

Missing kids anger SC

Supreme Court today castigated the governments of Chhattisgarh and Bihar for providing inadequate and inaccurate data on missing children and for not adhering to its orde...   | Read..
 
Shake-speared
Action replay, with a copycat
 
 
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