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CIMA Gallary
PM gifts a lakh, village stops food
If the Prime Minister helps you nobody else will, a visually challenged father has found out. ...  | Read.. 
Dinner with Rice alone
Even as foreign minister Pranab Mukherjee landed in New York this spring morning, the US secretary of state, Condoleezza Rice, has proposed that the two ministers dispens ...  | Read.. 
Dalai returns Olympic salvo
The Dalai Lama today firmly backed the Beijing Olympics despite the Chinese crackdown on Tibetan protesters that prompted demands for boycott of the Games. ...  | Read.. 
Govt to face fresh staff stir
Fresh after returning from the funeral of Bhrigu Pandey at Nalanda on Friday, the co-ordination committee of employees’ federations today declared that the strike by ...  | Read.. 
Posco set to miss April 1 target
From a war cry, the chief minister’s Posco claims resemble more a whimper nowadays. ...  | Read.. 
Wanted: water to get brides
Men in dry Gujarat village can’t marry
The magnificent sandstone arch at its entrance cannot hide Sayla’s misery. The Kathiawad village’s men just cannot get married. ...  | Read.. 
President Pervez Musharraf hailed the start of a “real democratic era” in the country at the Pakistan Day military parade on Sunday. On Tuesday, he wi ...  | Read
Whichever new government is formed, it will enjoy my full support
Pervez Musharraf
Cagey Bhutan steps into ‘unwanted’ poll
A keen contest is likely as Bhutan steps nervously into the modern world tomorrow, holding its ...  | Read..
Hindu send-off, by a Muslim
In a burning ground in the Valley, Hindus have to pass through a Muslim’s caring hands to leave ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Smuggle stain off, after 25 years
The Supreme Court has cleared and reinstated an Intelligence Bureau agent who was charged nearly 25...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Cross-country custody tie
Seven-year-old Tatan (name changed) does not know which country's law will decide whether he will li...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
'Maoists' fire at villagers, boy in hospital
A group of four identified themselves as Maoists, asked villagers on night patrol not to bother the...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Terror whiff in riverbank explosives
Three powerful explosives fitted with detonators were recovered by police and the army in a joint o...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Going bottoms up
State government budgets must say what outcomes they expect to achieve. Any analysis of state financ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Peter too will be in India
Gary Kirsten's elder half-brother, Peter, will be among those sitting in judgement when he makes hi...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Pervez vows support to coalition
Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf assured his full support today for an incoming government that...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Centre rings virtual number
The government has asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to allow mobile virtual n...   | Read..