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Second stint with southern test
Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh were relaxed and smiling as they stepped out of Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening to announce that he would be sworn in Prime Minister for the second time on Friday. ...  | Read.. 
Mamata on board
Mamata Banerjee put the Congress leadership at ease today, initially expressing reluctance to join the cabinet but agreeing later and reassuring the ally that she would n ...  | Read.. 
A sari carried with care
Mamata Banerjee has gifted Sonia Gandhi a sari she bought at a campaign stop not far from Singur. ...  | Read.. 
Not very studious yet 99.2%
Calcutta finally has a national champion. ...  | Read.. 
Sonia and Manmohan outside Rashtrapati Bhavan. Picture by Rajesh Kumar
Second stint with southern test
I would not feel bad if I am not offered a berth in the cabinet
Lalu Prasad
Education awaits super boss Manmohan
Human resource development ministry officials don’t know who their new minister will be, b ...  | Read..
Suu Kyi trial begins
Army-ruled Myanmar opened the trial of Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi today in an apparent bid ...  | Read..
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Rahul a step away from Friday Club
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City shines on scoreboard
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