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The chips are down.
The government has conveyed to the governor its inability to return land from the Tata project. ...  | Read.. 
Big test: how to talk, let alone think, here
Mamata Banerjee was in the middle of a speech when a party leader whispered something into her ears. ...  | Read.. 
Room for ruin or revival
If the governor hosts tomorrow’s Singur talks in the Council Chamber as scheduled, the ghost of a momentous — and disastrous — decision will be looming over the well-app ...  | Read.. 
ONGC says sorry to Assam
The chairman-cum-managing director of petroleum giant Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has apologised to the people of Assam on behalf of the company for in ...  | Read.. 
Rebel mine kills five
Five security personnel, including three jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), were killed in a Naxalite ambush in Balrampur district, bordering Jharkhand, ...  | Read.. 
VHP march to be halted in state
Orissa government today assured the Supreme Court that it “will not allow” VHP’s kalash yatra, supposedly proposed by the party’s secretary-general ...  | Read.. 
The question needs to be asked not to me but to others
Ratan Tata
on whether Singur will make Nano
Govt workers defy deadline
The Jharkhand government has decided to act tough on secretariat employees, who did not report ...  | Read..
Puja promise: no power cut
Expect the pujas to be free of power cuts.
Power minister Mrinal Banerjee today said there would be no power cuts in the festival season ahead ...  | Read..
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