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CIMA Gallary

India asks its kids to exit Pak

Jul 26, 2016
India has asked its diplomats posted in Pakistan to send home their school-going children after a year-long security review concluded that Islamabad was no longer safe for them.   | Read..

Kaziranga Caught between high water and hellish highway

Jul 26, 2016
Floodwaters have submerged large swathes of the Kaziranga National Park in Assam, sending animals scrambling for safe terrain. The picture above shows a forest guard...   | Read..

Police act after mother's query

Jul 26, 2016
Calcutta police today started taking for inspection the mobile phones of students who attended the get-together at Sunny Park during which Class XII student Aabesh Dasgupta...   | Read..

Putin moment in US election

Jul 26, 2016
An unusual question is capturing the attention of cyber specialists, Russia experts and Democratic Party leaders in Philadelphia: is Vladimir V. Putin trying to meddle in...   | Read..

Harvard 'heresy' in communist Kerala

Jul 26, 2016
At the turn of the millennium, when Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, the then Bengal chief minister, made Tarun Das, the then CII director-general, the chairman of Haldia...   | Read..

Forestland blow for Sahara

Jul 26, 2016
In an unprecedented move by any district forest officer of the state, Bokaro DFO has sent copies of land maps and deeds to the Supreme Court and Securities and Exchange...   | Read..

Ban sword on kin, mukhiyas spared

Jul 26, 2016
Adult family members of anyone found guilty of violating prohibition could face prison terms of up to 10 years for complicity, says the new excise bill that was cleared by...   | Read..

Extortion charge on Dal MLA

Jul 26, 2016
JDU MLA from Siwan Shyam Bahadur Singh was today booked by police for allegedly demanding Rs 20 lakh from two doctors.   | Read..
Kaziranga Caught between high water and hellish highway
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