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Since 1st March, 1999
Buddha dawns on business
A sincere chief minister, a transparent government and a state that seems to be changing — Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee boarded the flight to Calcutta this evening with a bouquet of compliments from leading industrialists. ...  | Read.. 
Vajpayee joins chorus for multipolar world
Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee today added India’s voice to that of France, Germany and Russia for creating a multipolar world. ...  | Read.. 
Karunanidhi mind open to new tieups
DMK chief M. Karunanidhi’s statement today that his party has an “open mind” on tie-ups for next year’s Lok Sabha election should gladden the state Congress and make the BJP wary. ...  | Read.. 
Water, for Bush and ordinary folk
What happened at the dinner' Hear it from the Prime Minister
“How many of you know that President George Bush does not even touch alcohol'” a playful Atal Bihari Vajpayee asked journalists accompanying him. The tribe of journalists whi ...  | Read.. 
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee with Ratan Tata in Mumbai on Monday. Picture by Vikas Khote
He (Bush) told me that he had given up alcohol 16 years ago

Advani joins mascot Atal
One war, one party, two mascots. In a significant change of tack, the BJP will focus on the personalities of both...  | Read..
Teenage cricketer dies after five operations in five months
Rajnis Patel could have been many things besides a six-foot, two-inch tall pace bowler representing ...  | Read..
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Muslim twist to economic quota tussle
The BJP has not only accepted the gauntlet of reservation for upper ca ...   | Read.. 
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Burden of family plan on women
Sumitra Chatterjee, a 36-year-old housewife, underwent sterilisation d ...   | Read.. 
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Deadlock on dollar, progress on arms
World leaders, seeking to display renewed cooperation after the damaging I ...   | Read.. 
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Bhutia back with East Bengal
The speculation is over. It’s not Singapore, Europe or Mohun Bagan and ...   | Read.. 
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Line and length ruled his life
Cricket was his life, and the pitch the cradle of his dreams. But an on-fie ...   | Read.. 
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Machismo is not the answer
The author is a retired air marshall of the Indian air force ...   | Read.. 
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Bharti to shop for cash abroad
Bharti Tele-Ventures Limited (BTVL) plans to launch its maiden overseas fl ...   | Read.. 
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Darcy beats Bond in dream dinner date poll
Jane Austen’s Mr Darcy has emerged as the most romantic figure in English l ...   | Read..