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Wednesday , February 10 , 2010
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If it is Mamata, handle with care
When in Bengal, do as lawyers do, even if you happen to be the Union home minister. ...  | Read.. 
Brinjal blow to regulators
The environment and forests ministry today imposed a moratorium on the cultivation of a genetically modified (GM) brinjal, calling for independent safety studies and declarin ...  | Read.. 
Amnesty suspends Nehru kin
Gita Sahgal, daughter of novelist Nayantara Sahgal and granddaughter of Jawaharlal Nehru’s sister Vijayalakshmi Pandit, has been suspended from her job with Amnesty Inte ...  | Read.. 
Sena vs govt over SRK film
My Name is Khan has set the stage for a showdown between the Maharashtra government and the Shiv Sena with the state home ministry throwing an unparalleled securit ...  | Read.. 
Swu, Muivah expected in April
The Centre today announced that the NSCN (Isak-Muivah) leadership had proposed to come to India for talks in April and that an interlocutor would be named by this week. ...  | Read.. 
‘Unwell’ Soren’s dilemma exposed
Chief Minister Shibu Soren sprang a surprise this morning by not turning up in Calcutta for P. Chidambaram’s meeting of chief ministers, reviving speculation about J ...  | Read.. 
Chidambaram and Bhattacharjee at the news conference after the meeting at Writers’. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
If it is Mamata, handle with care
The purpose of anti-Naxalite operation is not to kill anyone
Indian buzz around Liverpool despite disclaimer
A report today that Mukesh Ambani is interested in buying a controlling stake in Liverpool Foot ...  | Read..
Campaign in many Avatars
Vedanta Resources is under fire from heaven and earth, and even Hollywood has been asked to joi ...  | Read..
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