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Hundreds hit the streets in Calcutta over Delhi gang-rape victim's death

Updated: 29 December 2012, Saturday;18:06 hrs (IST)
Hundreds of people hit the streets of Calcutta on Saturday over the death of the Delhi gang-rape victim earlier in the day. The protesters were demanding a change in the way r...   | Read..
 

Peaceful protests over death of gang-rape victim, Delhi in lock-down mode

Updated: 29 December 2012, Saturday;14:00 hrs (IST)
The 23-year-old victim of the brutal gang rape and assault in Delhi that had triggered an outrage across India died early Saturday morning here after putting up a brave battle for life for nearly a fortnight. ...   | Read..
 

Tony Greig passes away after losing battle to lung cancer

Updated: 29 December 2012, Saturday;15:00 hrs (IST)
Tony Greig, a former England cricket captain who went on to become a celebrated commentator and attained fame in India, passed away after suffering a heart attack while battl...   | Read..
 

No respite for Bagan, suspended for two years from I-League

Updated: 29 December 2012, Saturday;16:00 hrs (IST)
Century-old club Mohun Bagan was slapped with a two-year suspension by the All India Football Federation for abandoning their violence-marred I-League match against East Beng...   | Read..
 

Sajano strikes with venom

Just when Mamata Banerjee was preparing to put the “sajano” year behind her, the chief minister’s worst blunder has been resurrected and made worse by one of her MPs....   | Read..
 

Tata tells it as it is

Ratan Tata hung up his boots in the same measured and decorous manner in which he had presided over a conglomerate for 21 years, not balking at warning of harsher times b...   | Read..
 

If Abhijit behaves, thank Goddess

Abhijit Mukherjee’s conjugal bliss and ability to stay silent now lie in the hands of a higher power. So does Chitralekha Mukherjee’s political debut....   | Read..
 

Girl’s condition worsens

The condition of the 23-year-old gang rape victim has deteriorated and there are signs her vital organs have failed, the Singapore hospital treating her said this evening....   | Read..
 

‘They butchered my parents’

“Do something Autri, they are attacking us.” Those were the last words Autri Bhattacharjee heard from his terrified mother as her voice crackled over the phone...   | Read..
 

Gogoi hails Centre move

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi, while supporting a central proposal to create the Brahmaputra River Valley Authority (BRVA), today said interests of upper as well as lower ...   | Read..
 

Bird-watch feather in his cap

If you tell him that people will call him Jharkhand’s Salim Ali, he will laugh off the sobriquet. ...   | Read..
 

Ray of hope for jail fence

Add the sun as another item on the list of dodgy security ammo at Birsa Munda Central Jail, Hotwar, the largest prison in Jharkhand. ...   | Read..
 
Students' rally near Birla Planetarium, Calcutta against the rape and death of the 23 years old girl in Delhi.
Picture by Pradip Sanyal.
 
 
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