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Circle full, battle half
Praveen Kumar looked at his watch, took off his bullet-proof jacket and set aside his AK 47. “That is Kantapahari,” the DIG said in the shade of a date palm tree, pointing to the north....  | Read.. 
Force in haste burns fingers
An ill-prepared posse that set out to hunt down Maoists ran into a hail of bullets and was forced to fall back today — the first instance of a tactical retreat by central ...  | Read.. 
Tamil healing touch for Lanka
If symbolism can heal wounds, this one should rank top. India plans to open a centre for the ancient Tamil medicine system, Siddha, in a Sri Lankan....  | Read.. 
Cabinet secy not impressed
Union cabinet secretary K.M. Chandrashekhar today noted with concern Jharkhand’s vulnerable security situation vis-a-vis the Maoists and pointed to the state’s fail ...  | Read.. 
Circle full, battle half
At least this much is reached but there is a lot of fight left
Praveen Kumar
DIG (Midnapore range) at Kantapahari
Feedback frenzy for ‘honest’ debate
The BJP is getting feedback from local units, national leaders and even people outside politics ...  | Read..
Madoff faces 150 yrs in jail
A federal judge sentenced Bernard L. Madoff to 150 years in prison today for operating a huge Ponz ...  | Read..
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