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Now showing, Bengal idols
Fighter she’s always been. And singer, painter, writer, too. If you thought you knew all about Mamata Banerjee, think again. ...  | Read.. 
 
Obama Afghan appeal to India
Barack Obama today signalled a diplomatic overdrive involving India and a clutch of Asian nations in its war against the Taliban but the response in New Delhi immediately ...  | Read.. 
 
Zealots no less than terrorists: Court
Gujarat High court today equated religious fanatics with terrorists and cancelled the anticipatory bail granted to state minister Maya Kodanani, an accused in the riot case ...  | Read.. 
 
Lanong ‘vindicated’ by verdict
Meghalaya Speaker Bindo Lanong today called for installation of the popular government, emboldened by Supreme Court ruling favouring his disqualification order on MLAs wh ...  | Read.. 
 
Secular Naveen for social security
BJD chief Naveen Patnaik today promised to provide security to all communities to perform religious programmes and pay special attention to development of education, heal ...  | Read.. 
 
Ekka bunks vigilance date
Anosh Ekka and his wife today dodged vigilance bureau officials probing a disproportionate assets case filed against the former minister in December last year. ...  | Read.. 
 
Mamata Banerjee on STAR Ananda and Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on 24 Ghanta
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Religious fanatics... are no less than terrorists
Justice DH Vaghela
cancelling Mayaben’s bail plea
Richardson death helps save girl
Natasha Richardson’s tragedy has helped save a little girl in Ohio, who would have died if her ...  | Read..
Mound of ruins Bengal’s oldest Buddhist site
The Murshidabad mound that yielded Bengal’s largest sixth century ruins was today designat ...  | Read..
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CPM eyes hawkish pals, allies uneasy
Desperate to cut its projected electoral losses in Bengal and Kerala, the CPM is ignoring unease wi...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Close shave in tinderbox blaze
A human tragedy was narrowly averted when Nicco House, a landmark of the city's business district, c...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Students want new IIT 'judge'
IIT Kharagpur students today demanded replacement of the former Supreme Court judge appointed to ...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
MP peeved, but rules out family feud
Abu Naser Khan Chowdhury today rushed to New Delhi in a last- ditch effort to persuade the AICC to ...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Varieties of chauvinism
Several years ago, I wrote a piece in this space on the names of city streets. I spoke of the renami...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Not doing it for the sake of grabbing headlines: John
John Buchanan, the much-in-the-news cricket manager of the Kolkata Knight Riders, spoke to The Tele...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Obama's Afghan benchmark
President Obama said today that he plans to further bolster American forces in Afghanistan and for ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Satyam bid battle lacks Spice
B.K. Modi's Spice Corp today withdrew from the race to acquire Satyam Computer Services Ltd citing ...   | Read.. 
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Hiss of home truth
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