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Maoists draw CRPF first blood
The CRPF has suffered its first casualties in Bengal in a Maoist attack in daylight. ...  | Read.. 
 
40,000 people evacuated, cyclone shows signs of weakening
Updated May 20, 2010 15.37 hrs (IST)
Over 40,000 people were evacuated from low-lying areas of Andhra Pradesh even as cyclone Laila appeared to be weakening gradually today and is expected to cross the state ...  | Read.. 
 
Cong steers clear of Afzal issue
Updated May 20, 2010 15.30 hrs (IST)
Congress today steered clear of the clemency issue of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, saying it was a matter to be decided by the President, the ...  | Read.. 
 
After Facebook, Pak blocks YouTube for 'objectionable content'
Updated May 20, 2010 13.40 hrs (IST)
Pakistani authorities today blocked video sharing website YouTube for hosting ”objectionable content”, a day after cutting off access to Facebook over a page fe ...  | Read.. 
 
Aim: strike fear in troops
The wave of Maoist attacks on security forces since February this year has been so brutal and so sweeping in its breadth that the rebels’ “Tactical Counter Offe ...  | Read.. 
 
3G bounty for govt, burden for winners
The government appeared to be the only winner after a frenzied, 34-day auction of 3G radiowaves enabled it to rake in Rs 67,719 crore (about $15 billion) — almost twice the a ...  | Read.. 
 
Buzz over Paresh arrest
A person returning from “a business trip” in China has been held in Bangladesh, prompting the Indian government to verify whether he is Ulfa commander-in-chief ...  | Read.. 
 
Special tutors for science and maths
Dispur today said it would appoint 260 teachers in high and higher secondary schools across Assam who would solely focus on making science and mathematics popular, intere ...  | Read.. 
 
Cabinet trouble worries Munda
The BJP and the JMM woke up to the complexities of forming a cabinet without ruffling too many feathers today, barely 24 hours after striking a deal on power sharing that ...  | Read.. 
 
Turn will mean heavy rain in coastal Bengal
Set to pound the Andhra coast early tomorrow, cyclonic storm Laila could take a northeast turn later in the day triggering storm and heavy rain in parts of Bengal, but we ...  | Read.. 
 
The jeep blown up by the Maoists.
Maoists draw CRPF first blood
 
 
This news deeply disturbed us
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee
to the Prime Minister on the proposed auction of Tagore paintings in London
CM plea to PM on Tagore paintings
Chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has written to the Prime Minister requesting him to take ...  | Read..
Target test pass must for cops
Calcutta police have made it mandatory for their inspectors and sub-inspectors to clear the firing t ...  | Read..
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Gracefully yours
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