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Dec 21, 2014
Sourav Ganguly’s Atletico de Kolkata beat Sachin Tendulkar’s Kerala Blasters 1-0 on Saturday and gave Calcutta a rare sporting double   | Read..
 

TMC obstructionism: Arun

Dec 21, 2014
Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today suggested that the Trinamul Congress was holding legislative business hostage to divert attention from the Saradha scandal and...   | Read..
 

Frustrated Minister, cries Trinamul

Dec 21, 2014
Wordplay has replaced warmth, less than 24 hours after Mamata Banerjee and Narendra Modi broke bread at a banquet in Rashtrapati Bhavan.   | Read..
 

Mountain goes to masters

Dec 21, 2014
Fish-fry diplomacy has opened a new chapter, driven by the fear of " gairikikaran (saffronisation)".   | Read..
 

Bihar's YT, neighbour's pride

Dec 21, 2014
When Lalu Prasad dismissed information technology with his " yeh IT-yt kya hota hai" ridicule in the early 2000s, little could he imagine how the future would...   | Read..
 

Quota mud on ex-ministers

Dec 21, 2014
The questionable allotment of residential plots to influential people under the discretionary quota of the state government has opened a can of worms.   | Read..
 

Rights group to pursue case

Dec 21, 2014
Encouraged by the announcement of compensation in the Thangjam Manorama case, a rights group has decided to pursue a petition pending in the high court seeking prosecution...   | Read..
 

Four workers die in BCPL

Dec 21, 2014
Four contractual workers of the Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) at Lepetkata in Dibrugarh district died today after being trapped inside a tank.   | Read..
 

Sceptic JMM to wait and watch

Dec 21, 2014
The so-called Modi magic seems to be alive even six months after the parliamentary election results were announced with three exit polls today predicting the emergence of a...   | Read..
 

Exit polls predict BJP sweep

Dec 21, 2014
Pano Hembrom came to vote for she believes it is the right thing to do.   | Read..
 
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