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Saturday , December 11 , 2010
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CIMA Gallary
Chair brims with lost souls, Car turns throne of thorns
An empty chair today became large enough to seat the planet, never mind it was a world without China and 15 other nations. India, too, found a toehold — among the audience and on the podium. ...  | Read.. 
Chant at royals: Off with heads
The thousands of Indians who come to London on holiday and shop in the West End will know the precise location in Regent Street where a mob protesting against student fee ...  | Read.. 
WikiFakes, made in ISI-stan
The Pakistan Army’s notorious Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency has a new task: to cook up WikiLeaks cables which show India in the worst possible light and plant ...  | Read.. 
Shun drugs, stop ragging
President Pratibha Devisingh Patil today advised the youth of Jharkhand to shun drugs and ragging on campuses, and in a message directed to the present guardians of the triba ...  | Read.. 
The chair, empty but for Liu Xiaobo’s Nobel Peace Prize medal and diploma, that was the focus of attention at Friday’s ceremony at Oslo. ...  | Read
The fate of China will be the fate of the world
Thorbjorn Jagland
Nobel chairman
Tweet tips for old office
Twitter might have contributed to Shashi Tharoor’s exit from the government, but he lectur ...  | Read..
Putin calls his puppy Buffy
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has named his new male puppy Buffy, picking a name suggested by a fiv ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
BJP plans freeze beyond winter
The BJP and its allies are planning to carry the 2G spectrum agitation beyond the winter session of...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Students blink first, eye return to class
The engineering students of Jadavpur University blinked first in their battle of attrition with the ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Standoff signals in landmark session
An Assembly condolence resolution on Siddhartha Shankar Ray was passed today without a discussion, ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Lend a hand for clean ghats
The outsourcing bug seems to have bitten the Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) too.   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Mirik shuts down over stripped post
Two central committee members of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha came under attack in Mirik today, prom...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
The Great Game again
When the Darjeeling road was being laid, an old Tibetan remarked that the blasting could be heard in...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Sachin is now 'fine'
Even if Umesh Yadav doesn't actually make an impact in the India colours, he'll definitely be remem...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Liu Nobel angers China, pleases West
Western nations hailed the award of the Nobel Peace Prize to jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo as...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Factories bounce back in October
Factory output grew 10.8 per cent in October against just 4.4 per cent a month ago, aided by a stro...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Anil Kapoor, the international superstar from India, has a new Mission Impossible. He cannot allow a...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Glory and gripe take centre stage
They love their alma mater, but firmly believe it needs upgrade in certain key areas to stay in the...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Bhoot jolokia singes market
The price of bhoot jolokia, the hottest chilli in the world, has become too fiery.   | Read.. 
Orissa RSS
Cell nod must for drain plan
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has constituted a cell to study and approve drainage pl...   | Read..