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Friday , January 29 , 2010
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‘Secret’ Gorkha proposal
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung today said he had sent a “secret proposal” to Delhi to make the demand for statehood more “palatable”. ...  | Read.. 
Mid-year hope for iPad in India
The iPad, Apple’s touch-screen tablet computer, is expected to reach the Indian shores as early as July-August this year, said industry watchers. ...  | Read.. 
Scream of the assassin
Bazlul Huda, a bespectacled man in his 60s, was the first to walk to the gallows, his face covered with a black hood and hands cuffed behind. ...  | Read.. 
Menon on job, signs of thaw
The first Pakistan visit by an Indian minister after 26/11 could happen next month, with a marginal but perceptible softening in New Delhi’s stance within a week of ...  | Read.. 
Cabinet clears hospital bill
The Union cabinet today approved a bill to make it mandatory for clinical establishments, including hospitals, diagnostic centres and nursing homes, to register themselve ...  | Read.. 
Shibu Soren sings Centre’s tune
Chief minister Shibu Soren today cleared the air over his government’s stand against Maoists, saying there was no difference with the Centre on the issue and added that ...  | Read.. 
Time to strum peace tunes? Prime Minister Manmohan Singh holds a musical instrument of one of the folk artistes who met him on Thursday at Teen Murti. ...  | Read
China’s not waiting to revamp its economy. Germany’s not waiting. India’s not waiting
Barack Obama
in his first State of the Union address
IPL teams set to hire some Pak players
Caught in a diplomatic row that is threatening to explode, Indian Premier League teams are set ...  | Read..
iPad makes women cringe
When Apple announced the name of its tablet computer yesterday — the iPad — our minds immediately w ...  | Read..
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