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Monday , November 29 , 2010
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CIMA Gallary
Jairam accepts N-logic
The Union environment ministry has cleared the proposal for India’s largest nuclear power park at a site on the Konkan coast, signalling how economic and strategic reasons can influence “difficult” decisions at a time the Centre is proceeding with extreme caution on industrial proje ...  | Read.. 
100 school children injured in China stampede
Updated November 29, 2010 15:10hrs (IST)
About 100 children were injured today in a stamped at a primary school in northwest China, the official media said today...  | Read.. 
Jagan quits as MP; to resign from Congress
Updated November 29, 2010 14:30hrs (IST)
Amid a stand-off with Congress leadership, Andhra Pradesh MP Y S Jaganmohan Reddy today resigned from his Lok Sabha seat ...  | Read.. 
Ratan Tata files for right to privacy in SC
Updated November 29, 2010 14:20hrs (IST)
Tata group chief Ratan Tata today approached the Supreme Court seeking action against those involved in the leakage of tapes containing his ...  | Read.. 
‘Sweet’ city shows it can be blunt too
Moderate Hurriyat chief Mirwaiz Umer Farooq today had a chance to enjoy Calcutta’s famous sweets but not perhaps another of the city’s vaunted trademarks: toler ...  | Read.. 
Seats vacant, roof full
Nearly 6,000 of the 16,500 tickets were not sold for the one-day international between India and New Zealand in Guwahati on Sunday. But that did not mean a dearth of specta ...  | Read.. 
‘Weather’ spoils SRK dinner
“Unforeseen” circumstances that were later specified as “bad weather conditions” have forced the postponement of a gala London dinner planned by “the ...  | Read.. 
National law cradle in tribal quota fix
Studying law can go a long way in helping them fight for their rights, but tribals who make 26 per cent of the state’s population barely seem interested in pursuing ...  | Read.. 
Actress Sushmita Sen at a promotional in Mumbai on Saturday. (AFP)
I am a reasonable man
Jairam Ramesh
on allegations that his decisions were stalling development
Castes & cows to yoga brand war
Yoga is practised by about 15 million people in the US, for reasons almost as numerous — from t ...  | Read..
Let father be king: William
Prince William has quashed speculation that he could become the next king in place of Charles, the ...  | Read..
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