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Big birds stare at elbow-room problem on Bangalore tarmac
The glitzy airport in India’s software capital that was to have been the takeoff point for the aviation growth story remains grounded in the present. ...  | Read.. 
Girl dies as cops skirt hospital
Accident victim Saheli Roy, 25, might have lived if police had followed rules and rushed her to the nearest hospital instead of a state-run hospital 6km way. ...  | Read.. 
Autonomy carrot for hills
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today said the hills people’s grievances about lack of development were genuine, and offered to replace the Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council wi ...  | Read.. 
14 die in Arunachal landslides
At least 14 people were buried alive and 15 injured in landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in and around the state capital this morning. ...  | Read.. 
Model Diana Hayden at the inauguration of an aviation academy in Lucknow. (PTI)
We are not going for nuclear power for fun
Pranab Mukherjee
Rambo’s coming to Bollywood
Bollywood filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala has signed Sylvester Stallone for his forthcoming film Kamb ...  | Read..
Hanged Bengali icon’s great-niece bags MBE
The descendant of a young Bengali revolutionary hanged by the British in Alipore Central Jail nearl ...  | Read..
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