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CIMA Gallary
White House date for seal on deal
Three years, two months and one week after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President George W. Bush stunned the world by announcing an end to India’s long nuclear winter, the two men will finally seal the Indo-US nuclear deal in the White House on September 25. ...  | Read.. 
Tatas face request for slices
The government plans to sound out the Tatas on the possibility of sparing a few slices from within the project site to break the land deadlock, sources said. ...  | Read.. 
IIM sips from chaiwala cup
A humble chaiwala who inspired a website has been honoured with a case study at IIM-A on his business that has all the ingredients that go into a successful venture. ...  | Read.. 
3 Don Bosco schools closed
Three Don Bosco schools in Imphal West and East shut down indefinitely today following extortion demands by a militant group. ...  | Read.. 
Site safe, govt tells Supreme Court
The Orissa government today informed the Supreme Court that the law and order situation in Kandhamal had “improved considerably” and was now under control. ...  | Read.. 
You play hard and you like to think people see that and get something out of it
Yuvraj Singh
after winning the ICC’s Twenty20 performance of the year award
‘From floor 99, I watched the plane hit, at eye level’
Nafisa Degani, who was born in Calcutta and spent many years in Elliot Road, was busy working on ...  | Read..
Hawking hit by theorist
Peter Higgs has attacked his Nobel prize rival Stephen Hawking, describing his work as “no ...  | Read..
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