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Jilted Cong eyes post-poll bed
Deserted by three allies — the RJD, the LJP and now the PMK — the Congress has trained its sights on the post-election scene, aiming to win at least 150 seats on its own which it hopes will bring back the old partners and attract new ones. ...  | Read.. 
 
If tea is hot, wait for four minutes
Drinking very hot tea appears to increase the risk of oesophageal cancer, a new study has shown, prompting suggestions for a four-minute wait before swallows of freshly b ...  | Read.. 
 
At 38, Bangladesh finds itself in a cage
Bangladesh is being fenced in like a country in a cage on its 38th anniversary today. ...  | Read.. 
 
If it’s politics, it must be M
M, the constant consonant in Bengal politics, is getting a makeover. ...  | Read.. 
 
Apex court upholds MLA disqualification
The Supreme Court today quashed the order of the Shillong bench of Gauhati High Court that had stayed the disqualification of Independent member Limison Sangma, one among ...  | Read.. 
 
Naveen OK with Left, not JMM
Orissa chief minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik today ruled out the possibility of going into seat-sharing talks with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM), while announcin ...  | Read.. 
 
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I hope that situation will not arise
Manmohan Singh
on taking the Left support after the elections
Cong, JMM to take on Yashwant
The Congress and the JMM tried to salvage their strained alliance by announcing that both would ...  | Read..
Election rush to launch channels
With elections round the corner, the information and broadcasting ministry has been flooded wit ...  | Read..
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PMK hugs Jaya, but Cong door open
The PMK today switched sides for the fifth time in 11 years, deciding to throw in its lot with the ...   | Read.. 
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Scientific rigging of consent
At first glance, it's just another 600 square feet room on the first floor of a two-storey building ...   | Read.. 
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Rural leaders attack BDO
A Congress sabhadhipati and her supporters today assaulted a block development officer for apparent...   | Read.. 
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Mausam gets North seat, uncles fume
The Congress high command has selected Mausam Benazir Noor for the North Malda seat, rejecting the ...   | Read.. 
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Afraid of Behenji?
The pre-poll season is tailor-made for cynical thoughts, with a cabinet minister in the United Progr...   | Read.. 
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Buchanan, Sourav speak, just a little
The second day of the second phase of the Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) preparatory camp was a much...   | Read.. 
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Afghan strikes by Taliban get Pak help, say US aides
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Singh sets growth floor at 6.5%
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