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Thursday , September 22 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
Bare-knuckle battle with rocks
Nine villages with a combined population of 1,000 were out of the reach of the rescue effort in North Sikkim till this evening, injecting a fresh sense of urgency into a task force blasting past and working around boulders blocking roads in the region. ...  | Read.. 
Pataudi passed away
Updated 21:49 hrs
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi passed away at a city hospital here....  | Read..
Plateau worry for army
One of the most strategic points on the India-China frontier, a plateau at 16,500 feet with a serene lake within it on the northern tip of Sikkim, is the biggest concern ...  | Read.. 
Depression in Gangetic West Bengal
Updated at 14: 45 Hrs (IST)
An alert was today sounded in view of a depression formed over the Bay of Bengal which can lead to heavy rainfall along. ...  | Read.. 
HC moved for adequate security to check terror attacks
Updated at 14:35 hrs(IST)
The Delhi High court has referred to a larger bench a petition seeking directions to the Centre and the city government to provide adequate security ...  | Read.. 
Cong rejects Swamy's allegation against PC
Updated at 14:25 hrs (IST)
Congress today rejected the opposition demand for the resignation of Home Minister P Chidambaram on 2G spectrum allocation issue, saying ...  | Read.. 
Fire in Maharashtra textile mill
Updated at 12:20 hrs (IST)
Four industrial workers were killed when a fire broke out at a textile mill in Dombivali in adjoining Thane district in the wee hours todayh ...  | Read.. 
A knot behind a note
Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy today produced a purported note from the finance ministry to suggest that fingers were being pointed at P. Chidambaram from within th ...  | Read.. 
3 get life for shoe baron’s murder
A hotelier, a contractor and a sharpshooter were sentenced to life today for the 2007 murder of shoe baron Ashish Dey, with the prosecution hinting at the involvement of a se ...  | Read.. 
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I feel that what I have got... is much more than the Prime Ministerís post
L K Advani
3 nights: in car, school & camp
Sudipto Khan, 30, had just checked into a hotel in picturesque . ...  | Read..
Car cess plan for cities
Excise duty on diesel cars could be hiked and registration fee for private vehicles increased i ...  | Read..
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Advani holds out against Sangh pressure
L.K. Advani is resisting RSS pressure to announce that his yatra against corruption is not meant to...   | Read.. 
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Mamata strains at seat belt
Mid-air turbulence acquired new meaning on Wednesday with Mamata Banerjee fuming in her seat as a Je...   | Read.. 
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PC talks call to Maoists without conditions
Union home minister P. Chidambaram today invited the Maoists to the talks table without setting con...   | Read.. 
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Security promises fall flat
Flats are fine till criminals barge in. If they do, you are at their mercy.   | Read.. 
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Standing tall defying all rules
The earthquake has brought the Gangtok and Darjeeling skylines into focus ' hill towns that are loc...   | Read.. 
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To expose a charade
despite the fact that Barack Obama spoke in 2010 about his desire to see Palestine welcomed into th...   | Read.. 
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Robin on mark as
Apart from skills, the other thing that can help you be a winner is luck. And East Bengal had loads...   | Read.. 
International RSSMore.. 
Obama defends Palestine stand
President Obama declared his opposition to the Palestinian Authority's bid for statehood through th...   | Read.. 
Business RSSMore.. 
Clampdown on Cals, six others
Cals Refineries ' the entity that proposes to set up a Rs 20,000-crore refinery in Haldia ' was suc...   | Read.. 
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Puja Countdown II
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Jail scanner beeps out of order
First, defunct closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras. Now, a malfunctioning scanner.   | Read.. 
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Voter list with photo for Assam
Assam has taken its first tentative step towards having photo electoral rolls (PER) with Dispur sho...   | Read.. 
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Demolish fear haunts builders
The initiative taken by the Bhubaneswar Development Authority and the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corpora...   | Read..