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Stand by for a tell-all by one who tells little

An assassination compelled her to take the political baton that she — “like a tigress” — had once asked her husband to shun....   | Read..

Trinamul wakes up to BEd scam

The Trinamul Congress students’ wing has suspended a leader who has been accused of taking money in exchange for ensuring admissions beyond the stipulated capacity ...   | Read..

Cat out of union’s meddling bag

Trinamul union leaders today rolled out their formula to “settle the matter” between a Park Street housing complex and one of its lift operators: money....   | Read..

Chanho restive in clash ripples

Chanho block in Ranchi district witnessed sporadic violence today as tribal and right-wing organisations jointly called a bandh in response to Tuesday’s clash betwe...   | Read..

BJP pledge to clean out JVM

The BJP has claimed the entire Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) was set to merge with it “shortly”, minus founder Babulal Marandi and his close associate and MLA Prad...   | Read..

August hope after july rain despair

From six per cent surplus to 13 per cent deficit, this monsoon’s July story hasn’t had a happy ending. ...   | Read..

Evict settlers from Manas, say officials

Officials of Manas National Park have warned that if settlers are not evicted from the park’s ranges soon, the situation may soon spin out of control. ...   | Read..

Green tribunal ban hearing today

Chief minister Mukul Sangma, under pressure to ensure that the National Green Tribunal’s ban on rat-hole coal mining in Meghalaya is lifted, has written to Prime Minist...   | Read..

Plot row: Balabantaray surrenders one house

Dharmasala MLA Pranab Balabantaray, son of BJD vice-president and Rajya Sabha member Kalpataru Das, today surrendered one of the two houses allotted to him under the disc...   | Read..

Assault FIR against Dal MLA

An FIR has been lodged against JDU MLA Krishna Kumar Singh and his two bodyguards in Saran for allegedly beating up six engineers of the water resources department yester...   | Read..
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