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Shadow on driver’s past
The driver of the bus in which 20 people drowned off VIP Road had lost his job on another route three years ago because of frequent traffic violations, relatives and acquaintances have said. ...  | Read.. 
CRPF convoy kills girl in ‘run for fun’
A college girl was run over as vehicles in a CRPF convoy allegedly raced one another for fun through the light Sunday afternoon traffic on Maniktala Main Road. ...  | Read.. 
Berths for boys but head boy opts out
Manmohan Singh today brought two young MPs into his ministry but Rahul Gandhi opted out. ...  | Read.. 
Night OPD in Assam
A visit to an outpatient department will no longer cost a morning’s work and day’s pay for the daily wage earner. ...  | Read.. 
Zoo moves to augment amenities
Even the soaring mercury has failed to disturb Nandan Kanan’s charm — at least that is what the rising number of visitors at the zoological park indicates. ...  | Read.. 
Panel to hear sex abuse cases
The sexual abuse charges made against former Speaker Maheswar Mohanty have pushed the government to constitute a committee to hear out harassment cases at workplaces. ...  | Read.. 
Berth denied, Guruji for new war
Fuming at Sonia Gandhi and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, JMM chief Shibu Soren today threatened the Congress to be prepared for “counterattack from his party”. ...  | Read.. 
Tens of thousands of people braved snow on Sunday to disrupt the Olympic torch relay through London in the biggest protest in the UK capital since the ...  | Read
I wanted Rahul to be in the government but he declined
Sonia Gandhi
Shoot on Sight to show in Cannes
Naseeruddin Shah and Om Puri, stars of the controversial new movie Shoot on Sight, based ...  | Read..
Camera crusader ‘shoots’ 98 cops
A property dealer got 98 Delhi policemen suspended yesterday on the basis of footage from sever ...  | Read..
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Loan waiver off ground in death zone
The government has set in motion the process to implement the farm loan waiver a month after the bu...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Easy street for deadly wheels
What does a rogue driver have to do to get back behind the steering wheel after his licence is seize...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Dublin kids build Bankura school
Children from Ireland lent their hand in building a village school in Bengal with money they had ra...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Blast heat scalds hills and plains
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today accused the Bengal government and minister Asok Bhattacharya of tr...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Unreal financial markets
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Sports RSS
Injury cloud over Kumble
There is once again an injury cloud over Anil Kumble and the India captain will have to undergo a f...   | Read.. 
International RSS
London singes China torch
Aamir Khan, beware. China received what can only be called a stinging chappal in the face when the ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Duty cut high on trade plan agenda
The foreign trade policy, to be announced on Friday, could make the import of food articles, commod...   | Read..