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Saturday , August 27 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
Rahul strikes with one speech and three stones
Rahul Gandhi today stepped up to raise “game-changing” questions about the pressure tactics of Team Anna, articulating concerns revolving around plurality, dispelling suggestions of a disconnect and displaying political sagacity that defied labels stuck on his generation. ...  | Read.. 
Blast of energy, wait for radical ideas
It’s a slogan she stole from Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee but Mamata Banerjee has made “Do it Now” a mantra with a raw energy. ...  | Read.. 
Funds for cars, gardens
The Arjun Munda government conducted its first yearly re-organisation of resources to allocate funds for police and drinking water, but sliced out a small share of the Rs 835 ...  | Read.. 
Rahul Gandhi outside Parliament on Friday. (Prem Singh)
Rahul strikes with one speech and three stones
Our democratic system... is the life force of our nation
Rahul Gandhi
Rift in Team Anna
Fissures in Anna Hazare’s group came out in the open today with Justice Santosh Hegde sayi ...  | Read..
Mail-cum-translation service
Vilasrao Deshmukh has emerged a useful courier, and sometimes translator, in the middle of the ...  | Read..
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Hazare dare to India, Hurriyat style
Between television and the real thing lies a deceptive parallax. That insistent image ' a portly fr...   | Read.. 
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Presi panel rises above politics
Politics has taken the backseat to Presidency University's quest for excellence with the mentor grou...   | Read.. 
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Maoist-interlocutor 'talks by August 31'
The Maoists and the state-appointed interlocutors will hold their first peace talks by Wednesday, g...   | Read.. 
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Lalu scores on Iftar goodwill
The guests were asked to sit on the floor and fried gram and rice were the main course on offer.   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSSMore.. 
Tea tragedy on record
A death-a-day human tragedy, economic perils and administrative apathy that are striking at the roo...   | Read.. 
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A patriarch for the nation?
About 20 years ago, I found myself in the same room as Anna Hazare, at a meeting organized by the Ce...   | Read.. 
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Tendulkar lone Indian in ICC Test XI of the Year
Indian stars Sachin Tendulkar and Zaheer Khan have made it into the International Cricket Council's...   | Read.. 
International RSSMore.. 
Salman Taseer's son kidnapped in Lahore
Gunmen kidnapped the son of Punjab governor Salman Taseer, who was shot dead by his own police guar...   | Read.. 
Business RSSMore.. 
Big Ben keeps stocks on edge
The sensex plunged below 16000 today ' tumbling at one stage to a 19-month low of 15765.53 ' as sto...   | Read.. 
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white'. Perhaps that holds a key to the designer's artistic aura ' his attention to detail. Everyth...   | Read.. 
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Rs 2.6 lakh for train robbery victim
The railways will have to pay Rs 2.6 lakh as compensation to a Ranchi resident, who was robbed on a ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSSMore.. 
GU sets 45-day results deadline
Gauhati University has decided to declare examination results within 45 days under the newly introd...   | Read.. 
Orissa RSSMore.. 
Deer loss: Travel torture in focus
The deaths of two Manipuri deer in Nandankanan Zoo has once again put a question mark on the safety...   | Read..