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Sonia asks partymen to focus on unity

Updated: 18 January 2013, Friday;16:54 hrs (IST)
Gearing up for the 2014 general elections, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday told partymen that unity should be their watchword as the party had floundered many an opportunity for want of discipline....   | Read..
 

Cops say abracadabra and ‘intercept’ Arabul

The road leading to Science City has turned out to be an unsafe stretch for Arabul Islam in a state where police would not touch him for 11 long days....   | Read..
 

Arms Act but no arms

Police may find it hard to make the graver charges stick on Arabul Islam in the absence of “hard evidence”, senior officers said today....   | Read..
 

Diesel decontrol in doses

The Centre today took its first decisive step towards deregulating diesel when it allowed oil refiners to raise prices “from time to time”. ...   | Read..
 

Ibobi plea to revise Article 3

Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh today asked the Centre to amend Article 3 of the Constitution to ensure that any alteration of state boundaries in the Northeast ...   | Read..
 

Riot fears still lurk: Gogoi

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today warned that a repeat of the BTAD riots was possible as the “internal and external forces” responsible for the violence in t...   | Read..
 

President’s Rule returns to fill political vacuum

The Union cabinet today recommended President’s Rule in Jharkhand, nine days after chief minister Arjun Munda resigned when the JMM withdrew support to the 27-month-old...   | Read..
 

Local hero Mahi returns to fill a sporting void

Last evening, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni slipped behind the wheel of his Land Rover at the Birsa Munda Airport and drove home. This afternoon, Dhoni was behind th...   | Read..
 
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