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US blow to India’s UN post race
India’s hopes of getting Shashi Tharoor elected as the next secretary-general of the UN were dashed after the US cast its veto against New Delhi’s nominee. ...  | Read.. 
 
Afzal plea
The family of Mohammad Afzal, on death row in the Parliament attack case, has filed a mercy petition with the President. ...  | Read.. 
 
SEZ: E for education
After special economic zones, a trial balloon has been floated for special education zones. ...  | Read.. 
 
Ulfa to persist with PCG
The outlawed Ulfa has endorsed the People’s Consultative Group (PCG)’s decision to walk out of negotiations with Delhi but decided not to disband it, leaving a ...  | Read.. 
 
In retreat, Mamata pretends fight
Reluctant to be seen as party that drove out Tatas, Trinamul without option
Last May, Mamata Banerjee could not do anything but accept the Assembly poll result for what it was — a complete rout for herself and a sweeping mandate for Buddhadeb Bhattach ...  | Read.. 
The Challenger Trophy, seen by many as a comeback vehicle for Sourav Ganguly, ended on a disappointing note for the former Team India skipper. The AFP ...  | Read
 
 
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 Family of five killed in car crash
Five members of a family and the driver were killed on the night of Dussehra when their Honda C ...  | Read..
Pope twist to hijack
Two Turkish hijackers seeking to communicate with Pope Benedict seized today a Turkish airliner fl ...  | Read..