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Thursday , June 16 , 2011
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Hands-off and hug advice
A panel has recommended that the state government play no role in land acquisition for private industry other than setting up a minimum-price regulator. ...  | Read.. 
Mamata cuts milk teeth
Mamata Banerjee’s swift intervention today nipped a brewing wage dispute at a milk processing plant from spiralling out of control, making it the first known instanc ...  | Read.. 
Sobering India Day thoughts at Oxford
Three gifted postgraduate Indian students at Oxford Michelle Fernandes, Deeksha Sharma and Shweta Sinha have told The Telegraph that on coming to the university, they wer ...  | Read.. 
Be perfect or perish at DU
Cut-off marks for admission to undergraduate courses in Delhi University have ballooned, largely because of suspected guess work by colleges following a change intended ...  | Read.. 
Terror safe haven too close for comfort
Terrorists. The alarming word so far extraneous to Jharkhand is surreptitiously entering the state’s security lexicon. ...  | Read.. 
Salaries locked in ‘good intentions’
“Salary delays have become a regular feature. The problem of mismanagement continues even after the creation of Jharkhand.” ...  | Read.. 
Hands-off and hug advice
This is completely irrational
on Sri Ram College of Commerce fixing the admission cut-off at 100 per cent
7-month silence cloud on Mahatma specs
Mahatma Gandhi’s iconic round glasses had vanished from Sevagram last November but the off ...  | Read..
Reliance says sorry to PC
Reliance Industries Ltd today offered a “profuse apology” to P. Chidambaram for remar ...  | Read..
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