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Krantikari Kejriwal, made in TV studio

A video clip uploaded on YouTube has shown Arvind Kejriwal requesting a television interviewer not to ask him about the corporate sector and turn “all the middle class support against us”....   | Read..
 

Advice changes life after rape

When 18-year-old Linor Abargil called up her mother and told her she had been raped, the first instruction was “not to take a shower”. This, Abargil believes,...   | Read..
 

‘Unprecedented’ tag as leads ring false

A string of false leads today hobbled the search for the Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished early on Saturday, appearing to underline the national civil aviation chief...   | Read..
 

Morcha plays ball with BJP

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) today said it would support BJP candidates in the Lok Sabha seats of Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar....   | Read..
 

Poll panel team arrives today

Chief Election Commissioner V.S. Sampath, accompanied by election commissioners H.S. Brahma and Nasim Zaidi, will arrive here tomorrow to review preparations for the Lok Sabh...   | Read..
 

CM rains sops in poll season

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik had gone into an overdrive with a flurry of inaugurations and pro-people announcements even before the elections were announced. This was suppl...   | Read..
 

Book banks to rescue kids

When the state machinery goofs up in providing textbooks to children on time, fall back on jugaad (quick-fix) innovation. ...   | Read..
 
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Outsider Amit quells heartland dust
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Blacklist for taxi refusal
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CM national flight from Delhi to Gujarat
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Citizen cops for night vigil
The police plan to appoint persons who will serve as night watchmen in different localities and help...   | Read.. 
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Trinamul meet caution
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The liberation of politics
Classical political economy had seen capitalism as the end of history, prompting Marxs remark in Th...   | Read.. 
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Remove ECB reject Duncan and get Dravid as coach: Sunny
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HPL rejig recipe to stay afloat
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DAV school grounds still captive
A month after the playground of DAV-Dugda, near Bokaro, was seized by a section of the powerful Maht...   | Read.. 
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Sangma to contest from Tura seat
Purno A. Sangma is ready to contest from Tura once again.   | Read.. 
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One platform for all problems
The civic body today received complaints in its first common grievance redressal meeting.   | Read..