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CIMA Gallary

Congress lines up coronation session

The Congress today announced a two-day chintan shivir (brainstorming session) on January 18 and 19 in Jaipur where Rahul Gandhi’s ascendance will be formally ratified....   | Read..
 

Why Sibal is smarter than Rajiv Gandhi

Take a quiz. Here are the clues....   | Read..
 

CMC flip-flop on Bypass land change

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) has overturned a decision to allow a realtor to build houses on 80 per cent of a prized EM Bypass plot originally bagged by DLF for a...   | Read..
 

Maoist cloud on two Upper Assam districts

Happy hunting grounds of Ulfa for decades, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts may now find themselves on the official Left-wing extremism-affected areas map of the country...   | Read..
 

GNLA attacks minister home

The private residence of a Meghalaya cabinet minister near Tura in West Garo Hills district came under a grenade attack this evening. No one was, however, injured in the ...   | Read..
 

CBI nets six for violence

The CBI today arrested six persons in connection with the killings of four Bodo youths on July 20 at Joypur in Kokrajhar that triggered violence in Kokrajhar which later ...   | Read..
 

Bangla denies India move on influx

India has never raised the issue of cross-border illegal migration with Dhaka. This was revealed by a delegation of 12 Bangladeshi MPs who reached here today. ...   | Read..
 

IIM offered new plot for campus

The state government has promised a fresh plot in Namkum to IIM-Ranchi for setting up its campus, acceding to a plea for alternative land after defiant villagers compelled th...   | Read..
 
England cricket captain Alistair Cook with Mohd Afzal, who teaches sewing at the Future Hope School, on Saturday. Cook, who visited the south Calcutta school with the rest of the England team, took a keen interest in the sewing machine and spent 10 minutes with Afzal, who was only too happy to explain how to operate it. The English cricketers played chess with students of the school and inaugurated a cricket coaching centre. Picture by Gautam Bose
 
 
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The world comes to Calcutta!
Every December, Calcutta goes global thanks to the migratory birds that fly into the city. This Dece...   | Read.. 
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Auto assault for protesting lady insult
A young newspaper reporter was allegedly thrashed and attacked with a razor by an auto driver in Du...   | Read.. 
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Ritual shift steals fair sheen
Footfall from the West, Southeast and the Mediterranean at Sonepur Mela is on the wane, as the visi...   | Read.. 
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Dalmiya pitches in to settle issue
Less than twenty-four hours after expressing his desire to resign, Eden Gardens curator Prabir Mukh...   | Read.. 
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Israel housing move a setback
Israel is moving forward with development of Jewish settlements in a contentious area east of Jerus...   | Read.. 
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Changi terms to up aerotropolis stake
Singapore-based Changi Airports may hike its investment in the upcoming airport city project in Ben...   | Read.. 
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Child rights panel glare on state
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has formed a fact-finding team to assess...   | Read.. 
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Protest over bypass
Two organisations at Dergaon in Golaghat district, the Dergaon Sachetan Nagarik Mancha and Dergaon ...   | Read.. 
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Negligence blues for state museums
The state's tryst with history has run into infrastructure and manpower problems.   | Read..