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A week without a leader
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh emulated his immediate predecessor Atal Bihari Vajpayee, not his one-time mentor P.V. Narasimha Rao or his latter-day friend George W. Bush, before being hospitalised for a bypass surgery. ...  | Read.. 
Padma on second thoughts for Dhoni
Automatic choice as captain, Padma Shri as an afterthought. ...  | Read.. 
Bengal’s slick trick
Calcutta has benefited the least from last night’s fuel price cut because the Left Front government had already activated an unpublicised plan to roll back a concess ...  | Read.. 
Jekyll-and-Hyde pest secret
Scientists have unravelled the mechanism that turns harmless solitary desert locusts into gregarious crop-ravaging swarms, solving an “88-year-old Jekyll-and-Hyde myster ...  | Read.. 
A week without a leader
I didn’t know I reached my 18th finals in a Grand Slam. I’m very happy
Roger Federer
US Marines model for amphibious force
India’s armed forces have begun reforming their order of battle by creating their version ...  | Read..
Bread baked in jail, toasted abroad
Bred behind bars, buttered abroad. If a deal goes through, bakery products made in Tihar, South Asia’s biggest prison ...  | Read..
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