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CIMA Gallary
Railway grapples with driver riddle
One word cropped up repeatedly as railway officials reconstructed the actions of the two drivers of the Uttar Banga Express that rammed the Vananchal Express from behind at Sainthia station today: “Strange”. ...  | Read.. 
 
Train accident: 20 bodies yet to be identified
Updated July 20, 2010 17:30hrs (IST)
20 unidentified bodies of train accident victims at Sainthia are being sent to a government hospital in neighbouring Burdwan district ...  | Read.. 
 
Train accident rocked WB assembly again
Updated July 20, 2010 17:00hrs (IST)
The Sainthia train accident rocked the West Bengal Assembly for the second day today with Left Front members demanding the resignation ...  | Read.. 
 
Krishna, Clinton discuss security, bilateral ties
Updated July 20, 2010 15:45hrs (IST)
India's External Affairs Minister S M Krishna and his American counterpart Hillary Clinton Tuesday discussed the Afghan situation, ...  | Read.. 
 
Cutter, generator? No, just cellphone light
A gas cutter could have saved the two-year-old girl whom local resident Tinku Shaw saw die slowly before his eyes, trapped in a mangled coach. ...  | Read.. 
 
State asks Delhi to defer hill talks
The Bengal government today asked the Centre to defer the tripartite talks with the Gorkha Janmutki Morcha. The home ministry, as a result, is unlikely to convene the negotia ...  | Read.. 
 
The impact of the crash was such that a bogie of the Vananchal Express smashed into an overhead bridge and got sliced from the top at Sainthia station ...  | Read
 
 
A sudden jerk and a storm-like draught threw us out
Chhotu
a Vananchal Express passenger who escaped miraculously
Water war splits twins
Maharashtra’s Dharmabad and Andhra Pradesh’s Nizamabad were twins all these years. Bu ...  | Read..
Dead Sea shores beckon city
Spa therapy on the banks of the Dead Sea, bath in hot freshwater springs, night tour of the ancient ...  | Read..
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Sliced bogie atop bridge
A speeding Sealdah-bound Uttar Banga Express smashed into the rear of another train just pulling ou...   | Read.. 
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Decoded: dais of disruption
Mamata Banerjee made a martyr of Wednesday's proposed Trinamul V-Day parade after Monday's train tra...   | Read.. 
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Mangled horrors for Trinamul leader
Rabindranath Ghosh fears that the sight of two drivers trapped and dead in the mangled train and a ...   | Read.. 
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Differing standards
China’s decision to sell two additional nuclear power reactors to Pakistan has dimensions that need ...   | Read.. 
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Day II is a washout
Unrelenting rain played spoilsport as the second day of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka ...   | Read.. 
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Kashmir an obstacle: US
US secretary of state Hillary Clinton today said here that the Kashmir issue is an "impediment" in ...   | Read.. 
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Takeover set for makeover
A panel appointed by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) today recommended sweeping c...   | Read.. 
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Victor's mission munch
Mughlai Paratha and Kosha Mangsho @ Anadir Cabin   | Read.. 
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Boycott over HC bench
The controversy over the proposed benches of Orissa High Court has resurfaced after 32 months with ...   | Read..