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Monday , November 15 , 2010
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CIMA Gallary
Bengal’s hopes ride on a pie in the sky
Bengal finance minister Asim Dasgupta today dismissed Opposition allegations that the state was heading towards bankruptcy and claimed that a few favourable developments could “significantly” reduce the debt burden of the state, estimated at Rs 1.69 lakh crore at the end of the last f ...  | Read.. 
Raja loses throne & bluster
Telecom minister A. Raja resigned tonight after Jayalalithaa’s open offer of support worked to the advantage of the Prime Minister in turning around an initially bellige ...  | Read.. 
Suu Kyi skirts fire-breather path
Aung San Suu Kyi today began her immediate mission of speaking and “listening to human voices” after seven years of incarceration with the radio but “reconcili ...  | Read.. 
Pankaj Advani shows his gold medal, won in men’s billiards, at the Asian Games in Guangzhou on Sunday. Advani clinched the first gold for India, edgi ...  | Read
It will not be proper if a rani replaces this Raja
Evks Elangovan
Tamil Nadu Congress leader
Freedom for first terror act victim
The Prevention of Terrorism Act (Pota) died six years ago but the first person to be charged un ...  | Read..
Home bond: leader’s present, Lady’s past
Aung San Suu Kyi, the Myanmarese democracy leader just freed by the military junta to worldwid ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Raja departure whets Cong appetite
If Jayalalithaa's offer helped the Centre to persuade M. Karunanidhi to display "good sense" and ea...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Wage bill swells with eye on vote
The beleaguered Bengal government has taken another step forward ' or back ' on the tightrope walk b...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Buddha pledge to 'root out' Maoists
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today pledged to root out the Maoists from Bengal and urged the people to "...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Prayers ring in pollution
Chhath revellers have returned with the blessings of Sun God. But their offerings have burdened the...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Trainee nurse whisked away
A trainee nurse was abducted this afternoon by a group of youths from a busy section of the town wh...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
New life of freedom
On the evening of November 13, as she tucked a red hibiscus into her hair with a characteristic flic...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
There's more to cricket than 50 Test hundreds, says Tendulkar
For the second time in less than a year, Sachin Tendulkar made an exception for The Telegraph and g...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Down goes device, up comes a shiver
With a tense pilot gripping the stick, the helicopter hovered above the water, a red speck of machi...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Panel to recast financial rules
The government will soon set up a panel to rewrite and clean up financial regulations, making them ...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Guzaarish: Bong creation
How did the collaboration with Sanjay Leela Bhansali happen?   | Read.. 
Orissa RSS
Pay fee even if you do not park
Asutosh Moharana, a businessman who had come to drop his son at the Bhubaneswar airport on Saturday...   | Read..