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Everyday fights, told by relentless fighter
“I am a fighter, I have never walked away from a fight,” says Mamata Banerjee at the end of her autobiography that sums up her stormy, roller-coaster life story. ...  | Read.. 
 
Fire rips through 100 shanties in Calcutta, no casualties
Update: Sunday at 21:55 hrs (IST)
Over a thousand people were rendered homeless after at least 100 shanties were gutted in a major fire at Kaliakapur in the eastern part Calcutta ...  | Read.. 
 
College clusters find no takers
UGC’s cluster concept that envisages resource sharing between constituent colleges has failed to find takers in Assam, thanks to the reluctance of teachers to put in the ...  | Read.. 
 
1988 question begs answer
In 1988, a rising novelist penned an open letter to then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in The New York Times, after his book was banned in India. ...  | Read.. 
 
Former IITians’ boon for dropouts
When Naresh Yadav dropped out of Class VIII, he could not think beyond being a farmhand for the rest of his life. ...  | Read.. 
 
Greece’s debt swap deal suspended till next week
Athens, Jan. 21, (Reuters) - Greece and its creditors are continuing negotiations on a debt swap on Saturday after late-night talks edged them closer to a vital deal bu ...  | Read.. 
 
The Muslim Brotherhood won 38% in Egypt final election
The Muslim Brotherhood's electoral coalition has won 38 percent of seats allocated to party lists for Egypt's parliament, with Islamists of various stripes taking m ...  | Read.. 
 
Cotton College students cheer after the declaration of Higher Secondary results in Guwahati. File picture
College clusters find no takers
 
 
To get rid of this disease, efforts at our end are on
Manmohan Singh
on corruption
Adivasis to launch movement
The All Adivasi Students Association of Assam (AASAA) today decided to launch a yearlong moveme ...  | Read..
Rebels kill 13 policemen
Maoists triggered a landmine blast to blow up an armoured vehicle at noon today, killing 13 police ...  | Read..
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