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Mahato cash trail to city
Investigators in Bengal have turned their attention to the finances of Maoists and their sympathisers, the money trail acquiring a dramatic edge following an unverified police claim that a key suspect has a life insurance policy for Rs 1 crore. ...  | Read.. 
Second chance for IIM hopefuls
IIM aspirants who submitted incorrect application forms have got another chance — a side benefit of computerising the entrance process. ...  | Read.. 
Campaign blow to first son
The Congress has turned down a request by President Pratibha Patil’s son that Sonia Gandhi campaign for him in Amravati, the Maharashtra seat for which the family lo ...  | Read.. 
‘Tibet’ topples ‘China’ in Delhi
On the eve of the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China, India has played with a combustible word that could ignite fireworks of a different ...  | Read.. 
Apex court shield for Subba
The Supreme Court today refused to direct the CBI to take action against former Tezpur MP Moni Kumar Limba (Subba) even though the investigating agency has cast doubts ab ...  | Read.. 
Maoists abduct cop in Khunti
Days before its national bandh, unarmed CPI(Maoist) rebels posing as villagers abducted a police intelligence official from a market, barely 500 metres from Arki in Khunt ...  | Read.. 
Sourav Ganguly dances to the beat of his brother Snehashis’s (not in picture) dhak on Biren Roy Road (West) on Wednesday evening before the st ...  | Read
If it is half-baked, they (Pakistan) are welcome to bake it fully
P Chidambaram
on the Pakistan foreign minister’s remark that he could not take a “half-baked case” on Hafiz Saeed to court
AI pilots end strike
Executive pilots of the loss-making Air India today called off their five-day strike after the Cent ...  | Read..
Tourists drown in Kerala sanctuary capsize
At least 38 people were feared drowned today when a boat carrying tourists capsized in a lake i ...  | Read..
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