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CIMA Gallary
Aam aadmi disconnect
Suku Soren has never used shampoo or softened her skin with cold cream. ...  | Read.. 
Hardev rides land boom
Everything looks new in Hardev Singh’s house: the DVD player and the television, the Alto and the Honda motorbike. They are. ...  | Read.. 
Cops, Todis face the heat
The CBI has indicted the erstwhile top brass of Calcutta police for what it termed as Rizwanur Rahman’s suicide, “abetted” by the Todis, in its report to Calcu ...  | Read.. 
Smoke over kick-butt pill
A pill to help people quit smoking approved in India last year without local clinical trials has drawn an alert from US drug authorities following neuropsychiatric sympto ...  | Read.. 
Sixth law faces freezer
The legislation that put Darjeeling on the boil appears to be headed to the cold storage, sending Subash Ghisingh on an apparent last-ditch mission to Delhi, spreading cautio ...  | Read.. 
Bank officials in fraud net
The head of an Axis Bank branch in Guwahati and a senior colleague were arrested today for verification lapses that allowed a fraud to encash a Rs 1.88-crore demand draft ...  | Read.. 
Actress Preity Zinta at the announcement of a serial in Mumbai on Thursday (Fotocorp)
You are working overtime to finish democracy
Somnath Chatterjee
to Opposition MPs for raising Cain in the Lok Sabha
Lost splendour
Most people are fond of building castles in the air. Only kings and princes once enjoyed the privile ...  | Read..
Dhoom gang in net with loot
Four burglars from a Dhoom-inspired gang that pulled off Kerala’s biggest bank robb ...  | Read..
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Good and bad job act takes Rahul to PM
Rahul Gandhi and his team of 10 today met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to voice concern over the U...   | Read.. 
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Cancer patient denied hospital entry dies after spending night on pavement
Seventy-five-year-old Rajpati Devi of Kharagpur died on the streets of Calcutta early on Thursday, a...   | Read.. 
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Maoist scent in CPM murder
A CPM leader was shot dead in Nadia, hours after suspected Maoists burnt down his party colleague's...   | Read.. 
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Morcha happy with panel go-slow on bill
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha is jubilant that a parliamentary panel has appeared to have put the brak...   | Read.. 
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This god did not fail
The week in January 1959 Fidel Castro and his comrades descended from the mountains to enter Havana ...   | Read.. 
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Don't take it lying down, Dhoni tells teammates
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has instructed its players not to retaliate when t...   | Read.. 
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Diplomat hints at US shift on Musharraf
The US's second-ranking diplomat today signalled that the Bush administration was distancing itself...   | Read.. 
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PC vows to hasten reforms
Finance minister Palaniappan Chidambaram today held out a red rag for the Leftist allies of the UPA...   | Read.. 
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