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HOPES CRASH, YSR DEAD
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy was today found dead amid the wreckage of a helicopter that went missing yesterday before crashing into a hillock and exploding, bringing to a tragic end the life of yet another charismatic Congress leader. ...  | Read.. 
 
Chariots of pressure
The chopper crash that killed Y.S.R. Reddy has raised questions about the pressures on pilots at a time helicopters have become to some politicians what the Ambassador ca ...  | Read.. 
 
India has lost an outstanding leader: PM
Updated: Sep 4; 15:51 PM [IST]
Condoling the “untimely” death of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the country has lost “an outstanding leader” ...  | Read.. 
 
In Vedic age, money mantra
Money — that bewitching temptress of capitalism — was put to generous use by Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today to rub salt into the wounds of opponents lacerated by the Vedic Vil ...  | Read.. 
 
Apathy shuts food window
On November 15, 2008, then chief minister Shibu Soren made a landmark announcement — free foodgrain for all primitive tribes. ...  | Read.. 
 
YSR Reddy
HOPES CRASH, YSR DEAD
 
 
From this money springs wrongdoing and sin
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee
Swine flu vaccine hope
Early results from the world’s first trial of a vaccine against the pandemic H1N1 flu have ...  | Read..
Death shock kills 33
Thirty-three supporters of Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy, most of them poor farmers, died since they le ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Cry for son as successor
Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy's death has already set off a succession race, prompting the Congress to pick...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Eye on sky before they fly
The next time a VIP hops into a chopper from Calcutta during the pre-monsoon and monsoon weeks he be...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Hope for teacher trainees
The Centre has agreed to conduct bridge courses to legitimise the degrees of thousands of trainee t...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
GLP policing spurs protest for first time
The Gorkhaland Personnel yesterday hauled up a young couple for holding hands in the Mall, fuelling...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Fundamental questions
Earlier this week, a BJP-watcher in the media proffered the novel suggestion in a web article that t...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
I'm in seventh heaven: Fisichella
Giancarlo Fisichella is finally joining Ferrari. After days of denial, Force India Thursday announc...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Saudi snub to Pervez
Pervez Musharraf returned empty-handed to London after King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia refused to bai...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Gold gets a price polish
The price of pure gold (24-carat) today surged Rs 460 per 10 gm in the local bullion market to a se...   | Read.. 
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