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Prayers in cell, punch in court
Meditation and prayers marked Jayendra Saraswati's first day in prison, but no peace was in sight in the Madras High Court complex where a scuffle broke out and the public prosecutor claimed the seer was planning to flee to Nepal. ...  | Read.. 
 
Doctors on murder strike
The Bihar unit of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has called an indefinite strike at all government and private hospitals and clinics in the state to protest against yesterday's killing of a doctor and his assistant ...  | Read.. 
 
Uma damned herself: Atal
Breaking his silence on Uma Bharti's dramatic walkout from a BJP meet on Wednesday, Atal Bihari Vajpayee today said the party had not thrown her out but she had brought the suspension upon herself. ...  | Read.. 
 
Virgin tickles India with bare-minimum fare
Awaiting the outcome of the battle for new UK routes, Branson promises to halve rates
Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic is hoping to be awarded the lion's share of the 21 extra direct flights on offer to British airlines when the UK's Civil Aviation Author ...  | Read.. 
 
Sourav Ganguly looks at Salman Butt after the Pakistani opener reached his century. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
 
 
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Stampede kills five in station
One of India's busiest railway stations turned into a death trap today, crushing five women hea ...  | Read..
Pak picks up Id gift at Eden
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) can continue celebrating its Platinum Jubilee, ...  | Read..
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'Double' blessing in seer stroke
Facts can be stranger than fiction in Tamil Nadu politics, where the t ...   | Read.. 
 
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Diwali decibel discipline cracks
Decibel discipline during Kali Puja and Diwali went up in smoke after ...   | Read.. 
 
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CIA in turmoil as deputy chief resigns
The deputy director of the CIA resigned yesterday after a series of co ...   | Read.. 
 
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'I'm probably going at the same pace as before, but playing safer shots'
Thirty-three Test hundreds, 37 in ODIs... A string of enviable records ...   | Read.. 
 
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How to spend a crore
One fine day, you wake up to a crore, a bonanza out of the blue. What wo ...   | Read.. 
 
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Say no to bandhs
There is no halfway house to industrialization. The project involves not on ...   | Read.. 
 
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Indian Oil scouts for Iran ally
Indian Oil Corporation has been told by the petroleum ministry to rope in ...   | Read..