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LAL SLAM
There she stood on the frying pan of a platform, a slip of a figure in the sun filling a void inexplicably left unmanned by a 33-year-old monolith. ...  | Read.. 
 
Bengal willin’, not beggars
Bengal isn’t exactly a chooser in this but it is thinking of taking back nearly 3,000 beggars from the capital’s streets. ...  | Read.. 
 
Coal capital gets its ride, steel hub next
After Ranchi, it was Dhanbad’s turn to flag off its city bus service today while August 18 is set as the tentative date for launching the eagerly awaited project in Ja ...  | Read.. 
 
Nothing ‘Parsi’ about heir hunt
Dismissing suggestions that only a Parsi with a Tata name would succeed him, Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata today said that the new incumbent would neither be a pro-Parsi no ...  | Read.. 
 
4 more in state’s list of parched
Raj Bhavan today declared four more districts as drought-hit, in a measured reaction to an ongoing political clamour to classify the entire state as parched. ...  | Read.. 
 
Mamata Banerjee addresses the rally in Lalgarh on Monday. Picture by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya
 
 
What we need right now is not the epic detachment of Bhishm Pitamaha but the focus of Arjuna
Jaipal Reddy
on being called Bhishm Pitamaha by Kirti Azad during the Commonwealth Games debate in the Lok Sabha
Behind niceties, a Manas message
The Congress today played the “complementary” ally to Mamata Banerjee but not before ...  | Read..
Delay, dispute on final journey
Sreejit Karmakar’s final journey home stretched 36 hours from Sunday morning with traffic snarl ...  | Read..
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Tougher campus rules for private varsities
The Centre is set to regulate the operations of private universities that are often found opening o...   | Read.. 
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Metro twin snags stall city
Snag-prone Metro Railway sneezed twice on the first workday of the week and traffic on the streets a...   | Read.. 
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PCPA show of strength at Mamata rally
Several wanted leaders of the People's Committee Against Police Atrocities today led processions of...   | Read.. 
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Revealed: Faces of bully police
Shravan Kumar Singh's tears said it all: the insult and humiliation he faced, thanks to the men in ...   | Read.. 
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Homecoming for five children
Five minor children were sent back home in Bangladesh today and they included Krishna and Anima, wh...   | Read.. 
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The view from Nagpur
"For no fault of theirs, poor get much trouble from the government. Need is to identify the really ...   | Read.. 
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Ishant ruled out of opener
Missing key players and just done with an exhausting drawn Test series, India swiftly shift to the ...   | Read.. 
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Woman hurt by HP boss's loss
The woman whose sexual harassment accusation against Mark Hurd led to his ouster as chief executive...   | Read.. 
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PSUs out of 25% float rule ambit
State-owned firms need not rush to offload shares as they have been exempted from the rule that mak...   | Read.. 
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DARLING OF DARE
Given a free hand to choose any TV show, which one would you have hosted?   | Read.. 
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Traffic mess on baton's day out
The Queen's Baton of the XIXth Commonwealth Games arrived here at 5.45pm and all hell broke loose.   | Read..