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Friday , October 22 , 2010
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CIMA Gallary
Be cool but gasp for air
Metro Railway had shut down the duct that supplies fresh air to its tunnel in an apparent bid to save power and keep the platform cool, sources within the utility told The Telegraph a day after several passengers felt suffocated when a train jumped rails and got stuck in a tunnel. ...  | Read.. 
Home cuts out Keynes
John Maynard Keynes may live on in popular legend as the world’s most influential economist. But in much of Europe, and most acutely here in the land of his birth, his v ...  | Read.. 
Dalliance can’t earn live-in rights: Court
A female live-in partner can claim maintenance only if the relationship meets certain conditions and does not amount just to a one-night stand or a few weekends together, ...  | Read.. 
Vegetables bat with frocks on poll palette
Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Saurabh Tiwary take note. The batsman and the bat are both up for grabs as symbols for the forthcoming panchayat polls in the state. ...  | Read.. 
Munda hands over wish list to PC
Chief minister Arjun Munda today sought waiving of Rs 500 crore the state owes the Centre towards deployment of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in Jharkhand ...  | Read.. 
Attached: trunks, clothes
Darjeeling police have started attaching properties of absconders in the Madan Tamang murder case following a court order but so far all they have managed to attach are trunk ...  | Read.. 
Be cool but gasp for air
Even Sachin Tendulkar is not at his absolute best
Ricky Ponting
on Mark Taylor’s comment that the Australian player’s best is over
Hardball with UN hope
Indian officials expect US President Barack Obama to express support for India’s bid for a ...  | Read..
Snag snaps power supply for hours
Most parts of the city and its suburbs went without power for hours on Thursday morning because of a ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Dash to riches in 'friends' wealth games
Not everyone sprinting to gold at the Commonwealth Games seems to have been an athlete.   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
In coach No. 2 of the 9.07am train, a hush descended and heads turned
Eita-te uthish na… eitai kalke derail hoyechhilo (Don't get into this coach… this is the one that go...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Rebel pocket 'won', eye on rival belt
One former stronghold "reclaimed" from rebels, time to march back into another held by rival.   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Peaceful poll on crime pitch
The opening day of the six-day poll test on crime pitch was over peacefully. After stumps were draw...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Trinamul leader killed in Malda
The bullet-ridden body of a Trinamul Congress leader was found in a mango orchard in Sujapur this m...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Once belief is evidence
A major flutter in the dovecotes. Kashmir, its incumbent chief minister has served notice, has not m...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Government apathy peeves Poulami
Bengal paddlers got a voice in Delhi Commonwealth Games (CWG) silver medallist Poulami Ghatak when ...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Taliban flee bases in Kandahar
American and Afghan forces have been routing the Taliban in much of Kandahar province in recent wee...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Record response to CIL flotation
Coal India has created history in the country's primary market with its maiden public offer receivi...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Butt naturally
He is popularly known as the "Master of Ass" and is responsible for those perfectly sculpted bodies ...   | Read.. 
Orissa RSS
Twin jolts to state's industry drive
The Vedanta group received yet another jolt today with the Union ministry for environment and fores...   | Read..