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Rain-rattled city sinks in panic wave
After a few hours of rain today, Bhuvaneshwari K. began packing her furniture, TV and books, ready to shift them to a neighbour’s seventh-floor apartment. ...  | Read.. 
 
Death at altar of education
The burden of acquiring a bright future proved too heavy for 20-year-old Tamosha Sil to bear. ...  | Read.. 
 
Painter snacks daily on snakes
Painters are known for their idiosyncrasies but Neeranjan Bhaskar is dead serious when it comes to snakes. ...  | Read.. 
 
Secular fa'ade, warts reside inside
Minority community members take Hindu names to find rented homes
The mask is slipping to reveal an unfamiliar, ugly face of Calcutta, the city that prides itself as the haven of secular values and offered shelter to the face of the Gujarat ...  | Read.. 
 
Freedom fighter Ram Bachan Singh is 103 ' and he is still fighting. The resident of Pijra, a village in Uttar Pradesh, has vowed not to rest till he builds a college exclusively for girls. The Supreme Court recently gave a fillip to his dream by ruling that the college should start during his lifetime.
 
 
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UN bribery, blackmail charge
The Group of Four ' India, Japan, Germany and Brazil ' seeking permanent seats in the UN Securi ...  | Read..
Mother house tied to child controversy
A care centre of Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta has been sucked into ...  | Read..
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Left draws US, Bhel battle lines
A day after veteran CPM leader Jyoti Basu pronounced that Prime Minist ...   | Read.. 
 
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Survey to defuse human bomb
The government has taken up the task of creating a database on various ...   | Read.. 
 
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France a nation of losers, says ad top gun
The president of one of the world’s biggest advertising agencies has ...   | Read.. 
 
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‘I needed a knock like this one’
The West Indies’ team list made for unusual reading. But with a s ...   | Read.. 
 
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Judge fumes at son arrest
The police claim that well-connected residents stand in the way of effectiv ...   | Read.. 
 
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Competing woes
The author is former director-general, National Council for Applied Econom ...   | Read.. 
 
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Anil wins Sanmar, loses whiz-kid
Anil Ambani today added another prized acquisition to his newly set-up ...   | Read.. 
 
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Hello holidays, goodbye Hollywood
For the past few weeks Nicole Kidman has remained resolutely silent as ...   | Read..