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Bengal’s turf war explodes

A group of villagers today hurled bombs and brickbats to beat back a police squad hunting for explosives in Birbhum, blowing the lid off a turf war between the Trinamul and the BJP in an erstwhile Left bastion....   | Read..
 

Ebola virus enters NY

A doctor in New York City, who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa, became the first person in America’s largest city to test positive for...   | Read..
 

Sardar pledge: the usual suspects did it

The University Grants Commission prodded varsities to commemorate Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary, drawing charges of meddling, only after itself being prodded by...   | Read..
 

Rescued after night of torture

Police today rescued three elderly women who were tortured by villagers throughout the night on the suspicion of them practising black magic in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia ...   | Read..
 

Virus tops discussions in Shillong

Coinciding with the United Nations Day, the extreme brutality perpetrated by ISIS in West Asia and the spread of the killer disease Ebola featured in the three-day North ...   | Read..
 

Deer slaughter at Betla park

Three “pet deer”, recently rescued from the home of Garhwa-based Congress MLA Anant Pratap Deo’s cousin and taken to Betla National Park in Palamau, were ...   | Read..
 

Co-op claim on MP lips

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today questioned BJD MP from Mayurbhanj Rama Chandra Hansdah for nearly four hours for his alleged links with the money circulation ...   | Read..
 

Phew! A good reason to gossip

Gossip, while as ubiquitous as it is frowned upon, isn’t always bad....   | Read..
 

Congress goes after Naveen

The Congress today demanded the resignation of chief minister Naveen Patnaik in view of the final report of the Central Empowered Committee to the Supreme Court....   | Read..
 

Probe into forged CM sign

A probe has been ordered into the alleged forgery of the chief minister’s signature on his official letterhead to recommend a Saharsa resident’s name for ...   | Read..
 

Drugged minor in jail shocker

Four inmates of Birsa Munda Central Jail were admitted to Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) last night, apparently knocked out by drugs, raising uncomfortable...   | Read..
 
Bengal’s turf war explodes
 
 
Quote of the day
I think so. Someday, yes
P Chidambaram
on whether a non-Gandhi could become the Congress president
 
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Memory that money can't retrieve
The city Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to put poultice on was a thing of magic taken by a shock...   | Read.. 
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Real triumph and trauma for reel
The Kapurs of Ballygunge Circular Road had wrapped up their Diwali festivities by midnight, only for...   | Read.. 
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Birbhum becomes political churning point
A steady stream of defections to the BJP from Trinamul in several Birbhum pockets, including Parui,...   | Read.. 
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Festival fit? Nah, not yet
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2 die in potholed highway accident
Two persons were killed when a speeding pickup van turned on its side while negotiating a potholed ...   | Read.. 
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Decline and fall
Puri illustrates one of the most pertinent reasons why there can never be a revolution in India. It ...   | Read.. 
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Fikru and Arnolin face ban
Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) striker Fikru Teferra and Goa FC defender Gregory Arnolin could be facing...   | Read.. 
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Tracing NY Ebola patient's every contact
New York City's first confirmed case of Ebola has raised complicated logistical issues of how to tr...   | Read.. 
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Spectrum auction drill begins
The government today kick-started the process for an eagerly-watched auction of radiowaves early ne...   | Read.. 
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Decibel demon on Diwali prowl
This is a sound that won't be music to Ranchi's ears for years to come.   | Read.. 
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Diwali done, don clean-up cap
Boxing sensation M.C. Mary Kom today took up the broom to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swach...   | Read.. 
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Pay holding tax online
The much-awaited online collection of holding tax by the municipal corporation will begin from Nov...   | Read..