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Man’s world in govt molest probe

The Bengal government today set up a male-dominated inquiry panel headed by a man to probe the molestation charge in Jadavpur University, straying into territory that goes against the spirit of the law governing such inquiries....   | Read..
 

That unmistakable face

“It had happened in the heat of the election. Otherwise, I am not such a person who would attack or misbehave with journalists or any other person. “Such small...   | Read..
 

Oil dynasty dumps oil

In 1862, a young John Rockefeller invested in the promising new industry of oil refining, thus beginning an enterprise that made him the richest man who had ever lived....   | Read..
 

CBI plans pre-arrest report

The CBI will file a status report in the Supreme Court in the Saradha case as part of preparations to arrest some “high and mighty” figures, a senior officer ...   | Read..
 

ANVC to sign peace pact

In a first for the Narendra Modi government, two factions of Meghalaya-based A’chik National Volunteers Council will sign a memorandum of settlement (MoS) with the ...   | Read..
 

12 die in Meghalaya floods

Twelve persons died in Meghalaya’s Garo hills today in flood and landslides caused by 72 hours of incessant rain. Over three lakh people have been affected across five ...   | Read..
 

17 die in floods & landslides

At least 17 people died in Meghalaya and Assam today in floods and landslides triggered by incessant rain in the region. ...   | Read..
 

School principal feared abducted

A 54-year-old director-cum-principal of a noted public school in Muzaffarpur was allegedly abducted from the Muzaffarpur-Sitamarhi road early on Monday morning, sending shock...   | Read..
 

Teamwork ammo against trafficking

Trafficking, one of the most chilling scourges of the state, is no longer the sole ‘headache’ of the police, thanks to a policewoman whose multi-disciplinary acti...   | Read..
 

Promises greet CM in UK

Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi’s tour to England started on a positive note with proposals for setting up two health hubs and a higher education institution trick...   | Read..
 

CBI arrests Mohanty in Artha case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today arrested former advocate-general (AG) Asok Mohanty for his alleged links with Pradeep Sethy, chairman-cum-managing director of...   | Read..
 
Man’s world in govt molest probe
 
 
Quote of the day
It was a joyous moment
V Koteswara Rao
Isro’s scientific secretary
after testing an on-board rocket of the Mars-bound spacecraft
 
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London lesson for clean Patna
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Morcha strike threat over state tea bonus
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Focus is on improving the game's standard: Sourav
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Despite airstrikes, IS holds its ground
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Tweak in aviation rules in the air
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Two shelter camps for hill dwellers
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Niser steps away from own home
The construction of the National Institute of Science Education and Research (Niser) campus near Ja...   | Read..