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Since 1st March, 1999
Politburo not to pluck thorn
The CPM politburo has left it to the Bengal state committee to take a decision on the fate of two senior cabinet ministers, Asim Dasgupta and Subhas Chakraborty. ...  | Read.. 
Rush to muffle Sonia chant
Manmohan Singh is about to complete two years as Prime Minister without stumbling into any major pitfalls, but is not looking any stronger for it. ...  | Read.. 
No war or peace on Siachen, just ceasefire
A downdraught of mad wind catches the rotor blades of the chopper mid flight during a left turn at 20,000 feet. The buffeting pulls the machine down. ...  | Read.. 
Quota chain reaction sets in
Protests in several places, hunger-strike threat in Delhi
Pockets of unrest against quotas began mushrooming in several states today, sucking in some of the brightest among the young and raising the possibility of a throwback to the ...  | Read.. 
Bhattacharjee with Sitaram Yechury in Delhi. Picture by Jagan Negi
Politburo not to pluck thorn
I am a communist, compromising with capitalism

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee
Gogoi to take oath today
Seventy-year-old Tarun Gogoi is set for his date with history tomorrow, when he will be sworn in as ...  | Read..
Jessica case grounds ‘honeymoon’ flight
Minutes before taking a flight to Bangkok, Shayan Munshi, the prime witness in the Jessica Lal ...  | Read..