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CIMA Gallary
Industry land only by consent
The Bengal government will look for a “consensus” with the new Opposition-led zilla parishads before going ahead with land acquisition for industry, the state industries minister today said. ...  | Read.. 
Crime-taint boot on BJP foot
Almost every fourth BJP MLA in the new Karnataka Assembly is tainted by criminal charges, Election Commission records show. ...  | Read.. 
Sonia meets PM on oil price
Sonia Gandhi spent the day discussing the fuel crisis, with the Congress signalling that any price rise had to be a political and not just a government decision in an ele ...  | Read.. 
All things equal, girls score in math
New research has revealed that girls’ performance in mathematics is related to gender inequality in society, demolishing a popular notion that boys are inherently better ...  | Read.. 
Train hold-up angers Dispur
Northeast Frontier Railway’s “reluctance” to resume passenger train services in the Lumding-Badarpur section in North Cachar Hills has annoyed Dispur. ...  | Read.. 
Infosys unveils SEZ plans for Orissa
Infosys has plans to set up a special economic zone for IT in Orissa’s capital. ...  | Read.. 
Centre raps state for cost overruns
Union water resources minister Jai Prakash Narayan Yadav has pulled up the Jharkhand government for inordinate delays in beginning work on six irrigation projects leading ...  | Read.. 
The royal flag was lowered from King Gyanendra’s palace in Kathmandu and the national flag raised on Thursday as Nepal celebrated its first day as a ...  | Read
If Shah Rukh is my fan, I am his AC
Lalu Prasad
Child talent shows under rights glare
Producers and directors of television child talent hunts and parents of kids who participate in ...  | Read..
Shah Rukh fan, Lalu AC
Fan Shah Rukh has met his AC. Lalu Prasad, equally at ease preaching rural brethren on caste issues ...  | Read..
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CPM rings land caution bell
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