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Tuesday , May 17 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
Cadres sing, police act, arms spill out
If symbols of opulence tumbled out of the seats of power in Romania when communism fell two decades ago, merchandise of death are being dug out of CPM nests after the ouster of the Left Front government in Bengal. ...  | Read.. 
Girls outperform boys in ICSE
Updated 18:00hrs (IST)
Girls outperformed boys once again with better pass percentages in the Class-X and Class-XII boards exams this year conducted ...  | Read.. 
CPI(M) censures senior leader for comments against Buddhadeb
Updated 17:50hrs (IST)
The CPI(M) today censured senior leader and former land revenue minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah for publicly criticising ...  | Read.. 
WB Guv appoints Mamata Banerjee as CM
Updated 17:30hrs (IST)
A day after inviting Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee to form the new government in West Bengal, Governor M K ...  | Read.. 
Left parties protest against petrol price hike
Updated 16:00hrs (IST)
Left parties in Karnataka today staged protests here demanding reversal of hike in petrol prices. ...  | Read.. 
Maha seeks WB funds for infra projects in Mumbai
Updated 15:00hrs (IST)
Maharashtra Government has sought funds from the World Bank to fund its infrastructure, water supply, education ...  | Read.. 
Chidambaram urges WB governor to stop post-poll violence
Updated 14:50hrs (IST)
Union Home Minister, P Chidambaram today expressed Garvey concern over the post-poll violence ...  | Read.. 
Guv recommendation: BJP, Congress stage protests
Updated 14:40hrs (IST)
Karnataka today witnessed protests and rallies statewide with the ruling BJP demanding immediate recall of Governor H R Bhardwaj and Opposition Congress...  | Read.. 
Gogoi unanimously elected as Assam CLP leader
Updated 14:30hrs (IST)
Tarun Gogoi was today unanimously elected as the Leader of the Assam Pradesh Congress...  | Read.. 
Girls bond, invite waits
Mamata Banerjee stuffed a few currency notes into the hands of a tearful Rail Bhavan liftman on her last trip to Delhi as railway minister today. She then left to pay her ...  | Read.. 
Karat, the master of cool
People had decided on a change and we could not change their mind. ...  | Read.. 
Rebels strike at night, kill four brothers
Rebels owing allegiance to breakaway Maoist faction People’s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) gunned down four brothers in Gumla late last night, barely 24 hours aft ...  | Read.. 
Levy locked Maoist NH-33 arson target
Maoist arson at a national highway project site on Saturday was possibly the cumulative effect of ignoring a Rs 1 crore levy demand and a communication breach between outfit ...  | Read.. 
Three faces, two messages
Mamata Banerjee with Sonia Gandhi in 10 Janpath on Monday ...  | Read
There are some who are claiming that the epitaph has been written for the CPI-M in West Bengal. I am afraid they are mistaken
Prakash Karat
Greatest Bolly tale told in Cannes
Indians brought a delightfully desi touch to Cannes at midnight on Saturday when ...  | Read..
Mitra sure of Tata return
The Tatas will “undoubtedly come” to Bengal, Trinamul MLA Amit Mitra said on a day ...  | Read..
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Change, in office and home
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Class act to beat heat
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