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Sunday , August 14 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
Smart & sad boys in UK
Amid the cricketing humiliation, Indians in Britain could take some comfort from discovering that their children appear not to have been involved in the recent orgy of looting across England. ...  | Read.. 
Clowning show on day crown is lost
Edgbaston hosted a fancy dress competition today, but the laughs were directed at India’s batsmen, who put in such a clowning performance. ...  | Read.. 
3000 steps to set record
The classical dance form of the state is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. The state culture department, along with Washington-based Indian Performing Arts ...  | Read.. 
Orissa gets fair share from Centre: Ramesh
Union rural development minister Jairam Ramesh, who raised hackles in the ruling Biju Janata Dal in his previous avatar as the minister for environment and forests ...  | Read.. 
Dhanbad, Dumka on chartered flight path
Dhanbad and Dumka could boast of air links in the near future if the state civil aviation department succeeds in wooing operators, four of whom have put in bids to start ...  | Read.. 
PM bares iron fist, tells off Hazare
Singh refuses to get involved with protest
In the first sign that the UPA is prepared to discard the velvet glove and meet civil society activism on corruption with a wave of the iron hand, Prime Minister Manmohan Sin ...  | Read.. 
A jawan with mine-detecting equipment at the Red Fort on Saturday during checks for the Independence Day ceremony. ...  | Read
I have not seen an Indian team like this in the last 10 years
on British television
Gadkari House hint to BJP leaders
BJP president Nitin Gadkari has made it clear to leaders of Opposition Arun ...  | Read..
Crisis-handling lessons from Caracas
The country’s leader who has the most influence on its contemporary course of eve ...  | Read..
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