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Tuesday , August 22 , 2017
 
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Bail for colonel in blast case

Aug 22, 2017
The Supreme Court today granted bail to Malegaon blast accused Prasad Shrikant Purohit, a lieutenant colonel, citing "contradictions" between the chargesheet of 2008 and the softer...   | Read..

Merger after Sasikala snag

Aug 22, 2017
The two main factions of the AIADMK effected their much-awaited merger this afternoon after the ruling camp averted a last-minute hitch by announcing a process to remove...   | Read..

Mountain off poll panel chest

Aug 22, 2017
The AIADMK merger has sent up a sigh of relief from Nirvachan Sadan, where officials are eagerly waiting to reclaim their offices, now serving as storehouses for the...   | Read..

Metro Dairy stake sale plan

Aug 22, 2017
The Bengal cabinet is set to consider a proposal to divest the government's equity in Metro Dairy, the first such venture to come up in the country on the public-private...   | Read..

They're hatin' it: Maharaja Mac dethrones partner

Aug 22, 2017
The Maharaja Mac - the beefless fast food staple that stands in for the Big Mac in India - has dumped its Indian partner and is looking for a new ally in the north and the...   | Read..

Scam accused dies in custody

Aug 22, 2017
A key arrested accused in the multi-crore fund transfer scam has died of illness, police said today, touching off a controversy with the Opposition RJD questioning the...   | Read..

Steel unit shut, finger at MLA

Aug 22, 2017
VISA Steel, based at Kalinga Nagar Industrial area in Jajpur district, today closed down its operations accusing the local BJD MLA of obstructing supply of raw materials...   | Read..

8 held for beef attack: DGP

Aug 22, 2017
Police today claimed they have arrested 15 persons over the incident in West Champaran district's Dumra village on Thursday in which a mob swooped on homes over suspicion...   | Read..
The moon blacked out the sun on Monday as the first total solar eclipse in a century marched from the US Pacific Northwest to the Atlantic Coast...   | Read..
 
Quote of the Day

The opportunistic decision by the two factions, at the behest of BJP

PRAKASH KARAT

CPM politburo member on the merger of the AIADMK factions

 
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