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Indian trio taken hostage in Iraq
India’s worst nightmare came true tonight as three of its citizens were taken hostage in Iraq without it having sent a single soldier to join the US-led coalition forces in that country. ...  | Read.. 
 
Shia leaders tap Iran
Indian Shia leaders have approached the religious clergy in Iran at the behest of the government to seek the release of the Indian hostages in Iraq. ...  | Read.. 
 
Warrant slapped on Soren home
An arrest warrant, not Sibu Soren, was the most visible occupant of the Union coal minister’s official residence in Delhi today. ...  | Read.. 
 
Assam Rifles to leave Kangla
Delhi today attempted to douse the flames of the anti-army agitation in Manipur by assuring the people that the Assam Rifles would vacate Kangla Fort, the scene of the naked ...  | Read.. 
 
Mystery shrouds Dhaka attacks on Ulfa
New Delhi denies hand in raids on outfit’s hideouts and business concerns
Conflicting reports are emanating from Dhaka about a series of attacks on Ulfa hideouts and business firms run by its leaders holed up there. ...  | Read.. 
 
Indian trio taken hostage in Iraq
 
 
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Birla daughter named in will
One member of the Birla family won a vote of confidence from Priyamvada Birla in her will, a so ...  | Read..
Market balm, Left massage
Finance minister Palaniappan Chidambaram performed his first budget rollback today, watering do ...  | Read..
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PM pledges drought vigil and relief
The government is closely following the monsoon pattern across the cou ...   | Read.. 
 
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Bandh cry on day of double whammy
Mamata Banerjee found her voice over two months after a near wipeout o ...   | Read.. 
 
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Saudis find head of slain hostage
Saudi forces found the head of a US hostage in a fridge at a militants hid ...   | Read.. 
 
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‘Desperate’ Sachin makes a point
On the SSC turf, Sachin Tendulkar scored a Man of the Match award-winn ...   | Read.. 
 
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Pushed to brink, slay and perish
Soumendu Mukherjee (name changed), a 38-year-old psychiatric patient from B ...   | Read.. 
 
Opinion More.. 
What textbooks can’t do
The author is former secretary, ministry of information and broadcasting ...   | Read.. 
 
Business More.. 
Market-tax tweak to please all
The markets got almost all it had asked for on a budget tax review. Financ ...   | Read..