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A zoo called Bengal politics
Formidable figures of Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi today took position at strategic locations on the Alipore zoo premises, presumably keeping a hawk eye on potential monkey thieves. ...  | Read.. 
ICMR to develop low-cost testing kits for flu
Updated: Aug 11, 15:05 Hrs (IST)
The Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) today initiated a process of developing low- cost indigenous testing kits for swine flud ...  | Read.. 
Flu view: Do not overdo it
India may be wasting resources and placing children at risk of side effects without good reason by giving the antiviral drug oseltamivir to every child infected with pand ...  | Read.. 
Cong stirs govt’s food pot
The rainfall deficit has worsened, prompting the Centre to plan higher sugar and pulses imports and a restive Congress to hark back to a thrust area during the Rajiv Gand ...  | Read.. 
Aw, India is less macho now
The country’s seniormost serving commander has admitted that India’s military is no match for China’s might — the most candid public confession by an officer t ...  | Read.. 
Kujju firefight held up
It will be another two-three days before the urgent task of dousing an underground coal mine fire — singing and searing the arterial NH-33 near Kujju, 15km from the Ramgarh d ...  | Read.. 
A zoo called Bengal politics
Issuing guidelines to ensure respect for the Father of the Nation is not within the scope of this court
Supreme Court
Pedro pines for Penelope
Oscar-winning actress Penelope Cruz seems to have aroused sexual desire in the director ...  | Read..
BJP looks to future, with five-year-old thoughts
The agenda of the BJP’s chintan baithak this month ...  | Read..
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CBSE asks students for advice on exam
India's largest school board is asking its students for their perception of the Class X public exam...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Twin blows to transport lobby
Transport operators faced a double whammy on Monday with the Supreme Court refusing to give pollutin...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Green flag must for Mamata
The fates of one industrial unit Mamata Banerjee has proposed and one she has opposed now appear to...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Morcha plan for Delhi and day in hills
A 12-member Gorkha Janmukti Morcha delegation today held a two-and-a-half-hour brainstorming sessio...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Unanswerable charges?
The dispute between the Ambani brothers has hitherto progressed only in the courts. The weapons in ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Shadow falls between Tharoor and Pak trip
Shaharyar Khan wasn't present at the India launch of Shadows Across The Playing Field, in Mumbai, l...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Aide: Mehsud alive, so am I
A close aide to Pakistani Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud, believed by Pakistani officials to have b...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Onus on Patel to plead for airlines
Airline operators today urged civil aviation minister Praful Patel to take up their case for cuttin...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Dare to bare
Eight ' clock at South City Mall on a Wednesday. It's free of the claustrophobic weekend crowd that ...   | Read..