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CIMA Gallary

Day before hanging, a tip to US

The Prime Minister and the UPA’s chairperson may have been unaware of Ajmal Kasab’s imminent hanging to death last Wednesday, if the Union home minister is to be believed. But Sushil Kumar Shinde’s self-touted “police background” did not come in the way of the “...   | Read..
 

Small consolation for Bengal

Mamata Banerjee today stopped just short of openly admitting that Bengal was failing to attract big-ticket investments as she extolled the virtues of micro and small-scal...   | Read..
 

Congress dons poll gear

The ruling Congress today sounded the panchayat poll bugle by warning the Opposition to get ready for their third straight defeat....   | Read..
 

Militant scare at football final

Meghalaya PCC working president Deborah C. Marak had a narrow escape today in her native East Garo Hills, when suspected militants allegedly opened fire during the final ...   | Read..
 

Double dose for ailing healthcare

A splitting headache or a nagging pain in the stomach? Just dial for expert help....   | Read..
 
(From left) Union minister of state for tribal affairs Ranee Narah, AICC secretary in charge of Assam Jaydev Jena, chief minister Tarun Gogoi, PCC president Bhubaneswar Kalita, DoNER minister Paban Singh Ghatowar and other Congress leaders at the meeting in Guwahati on Saturday. (PTI)
Congress dons poll gear
 
 
Quote of the day
It was nice
to finally dismiss him
Graeme Swann
on Cheteshwar Pujara, who was unbeaten in either innings of the first Test
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Namdhari shot Ponty brother, court told
Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, the sacked Uttarakhand Minority Commission chairman, was the main conspirat...   | Read.. 
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Where art tells many a tale
CIMA Art Mela, a three-day celebration of art therapy-meets-retail therapy, ends today. With prices ...   | Read.. 
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Blaze near SSKM kids' ward
Smoke engulfed the paediatrics department at SSKM Hospital after a fire broke out in an adjacent ro...   | Read.. 
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Growth for all on CM lips
Linking the fate of Bihar with the rest of the country, chief minister Nitish Kumar today demanded...   | Read.. 
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Play for all you're worth
Takeharu Kunimoto is a Japanese national treasure. When he walks into the theatre of Tokyo's Museum ...   | Read.. 
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Cook and KP take up the challenge
During their last series here in 2006, Andrew Flintoff had called for a rousing rendition of Johnny...   | Read.. 
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NZ wants a Hollywood put on its map
Standing by his desk in New Zealand's distinctive round parliament building, known locally as the B...   | Read.. 
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FM builds case for merger of banks
Finance minister P. Chidambaram today said mergers were inevitable in banking with domestic lender...   | Read.. 
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Homemaker battles demons within
You may flinch at the thought of a person habitually swallowing razor blades and sewing needles. Bu...   | Read.. 
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Drugs seized from post office
Officials of the Narcotics and Affairs of Borders (NAB) and members of United Committee, Manipur (U...   | Read.. 
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Namdhari shot Ponty brother
Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, the sacked Uttarakhand Minority Commission chairman, shot Ponty Chadha's br...   | Read..