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Alliance green signal

Jan 18, 2017
The Congress today said it would contest the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections with the Samajwadi Party and that a grand alliance including other parties was being worked out.   | Read..

Brexit bully shoots first, stalls later

Jan 18, 2017
The terms of Brexit are yet to be finalised but its side-effects have already begun to be felt in distant Calcutta, if "threatening" emails from the UK home...   | Read..

Rethink after Bhangar flare-up

Jan 18, 2017
The Mamata Banerjee government has decided to relocate a power substation from Bhangar in South 24-Parganas after land-acquisition protests turned violent and one person died.   | Read..

Indian-origin book balm for Obama

Jan 18, 2017
Some writers of Indian origin made life at the White House easier for Barack Obama.   | Read..

Himalayan blunder: Cong

Jan 18, 2017
The Congress today lambasted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and termed the demonetisation process as a "Himalayan blunder".   | Read..

Death after cellphone thief chase

Jan 18, 2017
A 32-year-old resident of the city fell to his death while chasing a mobile thief on a train he had boarded at Guwahati railway station this morning.   | Read..

Protesters go on rampage

Jan 18, 2017
Activists opposed to reservation for women went on a rampage this evening in Phek town to protest against the candidates' refusal to withdraw nominations for the town's...   | Read..

Sniffer dog dies in blast

Jan 18, 2017
A Belgian Shepherd, a member of CRPF's canine squad, and its handler were killed in an IED blast during anti-Naxalite operations at Burhapahar in Latehar district, around...   | Read..

Govt axe on licence to brew liquor

Jan 18, 2017
It's curtains for breweries, distilleries, bottling plants and units manufacturing ENA (extra neutral alcohol used to manufacture liquor) in Bihar as the state government...   | Read..

ISI behind train mishap: Cops

Jan 18, 2017
The Indore-Rajendranagar Express accident on November 20 last year was the handiwork of Pakistan's spy agency, East Champaran police claimed today after interrogating a...   | Read..

Tribunal cracks green whip on Puri

Jan 18, 2017
The eastern zonal bench of the National Green Tribunal today passed several strictures to improve the environment of Puri.   | Read..

Raids: Two voices in BJP

Jan 18, 2017
Senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra continues to sing a different tune on CBI and vigilance raids that have hit both the BJD and his own party in the run up to the panchayat...   | Read..
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