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Friday , December 25 , 2009
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Lights off II: Eden a lost paradise
Half the stadium closed for renovation, the Eden Gardens had appeared in a different light today — till a familiar darkness returned when the floodlights went out. ...  | Read.. 
Students seize drive for state
Osmania University, the bedrock of the movement for a state of Telangana, became the rallying point for the agitation today with students unleashing their anger on politicia ...  | Read.. 
Won: series and countless hearts
Many walked out of the Eden Gardens after Sachin Tendulkar’s dismissal, for eight, but those who stayed back were witness to the emergence of a young Turk, Virat Koh ...  | Read.. 
The Eden tower after all but a few bulbs went off during the match on Thursday. Picture by Amit Datta
Lights off II: Eden a lost paradise
It’s a shame for cricket in Bengal
Abhiroop Bhattacharya
a spectator at the Eden
Row over ad on cancer vaccine
India’s apex drug regulatory agency has threatened action against a pharmaceutical company who ...  | Read..
Website tracks Father Christmas
Excited children awaiting the sound of sleigh bells can now track Santa’s progress around the ...  | Read..
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