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Mamata ill, admitted to Belle Vue Clinic

Updated: 10 April 2013, Wednesday, 18:50 hrs (IST)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was admitted to Belle Vue Clinic on Wednesday after initially being taken to it for a check up following her ....   | Read..
 

Student unions clash at Presidency, Baker Lab ransacked

Updated: 10 April 2013, Wednesday, 16:45 hrs (IST)
Presidency University was rocked by violence on Wednesday when miscreants ransacked the historic Baker Laboratory and vandalised other ....   | Read..
 

Bengal governor: Attack on Mamata 'shocking', CPM politburo should issue public apology

Updated: 10 April 2013, Wednesday, 15:15 hrs (IST)
West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Wednesday said the “attack” on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Finance Minister Amit Mitra in Delhi was “unprecedented” and “a blot on India's cherished democratic values”....   | Read..
 

Mamata cancels meeting with Chidambaram

Updated: 10 April 2013, Wednesday, 15:15 hrs (IST)
An upset West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday cancelled her scheduled meeting with Finance Minister P Chidambaram and left for Calcutta, a day after ...   | Read..
 

Who made Modi such a big hit?

Calcutta today witnessed the spectacle of industrialists repeatedly breaking into applause — the last round went on for over a minute — in the middle of a politician’s speech....   | Read..
 

Lost in history

“We want to hear the future, not the past.”...   | Read..
 

SFI attacks Amit Mitra in Delhi and gives CPM a bloody nose

SFI activists assaulted and tore the shirt of Bengal finance minister Amit Mitra outside the Planning Commission in New Delhi today and held up a furious Mamata Banerjee at t...   | Read..
 

Free liver transplant for kids in Assam

The Assam government will provide free liver transplant for less-privileged children below 12 years. ...   | Read..
 

In demand: two poll stars

An arrest warrant was issued against mayor Rama Khalkho today, prompting the state election commission to put on hold counting for the mayoral elections that have been mired ...   | Read..
 

Probe sought

A PIL was filed before Jharkhand High Court on Tuesday, seeking a CBI probe into Sunday’s recovery of cash from a city hotel a day before the municipal elections. P...   | Read..
 

Bail for Agrawal,setback for CBI

Jamshedpur businessman R.K. Agrawal, a candidate in the countermanded Rajya Sabha elections of 2012, surrendered and got bail today, but CBI sources claimed it was a setb...   | Read..
 

Cuffs for e-savvy coal thieves

Police busted a tech-savvy interstate gang of coal smugglers on GT Road around 8am today, arresting 12 people and seizing a 100-tonne consignment, Rs 2.38 lakh in cash, t...   | Read..
 
Narendra Modi speaks at the event organised by the MCC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bharat Chamber of Commerce and the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Calcutta on Tuesday. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Who made Modi such a big hit?
 
 
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One state government can appreciate other state governments....
Mamata Banerjee
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Modi cranks up music for Mamata ears
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Modi meditates in Swami space
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After blows, plan panel balm
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Heat climbs cruel heights
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Morcha Siliguri march halted
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Washington blinked first in the ongoing war of nerves in the Korean peninsula. On Friday, the recent...   | Read.. 
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East Bengal's giant leap
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Money muddle puts mayor votes on hold
The state poll panel has put on hold counting for the Ranchi mayoral election following the recovery...   | Read.. 
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Maoist-hit states model for Assam
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Edge-of-the-seat thrills at new 7D theatre
Move over, Einstein. 7D is here to take on your 4D.   | Read..