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Killed like a rat
Muammar Gaddafi called the rebels who rose up against him “rats” but in the end, it was he who was captured cowering in a drainage pipe full of filth and was killed. ...  | Read.. 
Gaddafi to be buried in Islamic tradition
Updated 17.10 hrs (IST)
Libya's new leaders have promised Muammar Gaddafi will be buried today according to Islamic norms, a day after his dramatic final hours...  | Read.. 
PM: CBI to play important role in Lokpal
Updated 16.45 hrs (IST)
With the CBI director opposing bringing anti-corruption unit of the agency under Lokpal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today gave ...  | Read.. 
Pranab worried over high food prices
Updated 16.30 hrs (IST)
Worried over rising prices, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said the government has to tackle the supply side constraints ...  | Read.. 
Mamataisms at crossroads
The honeymoon cheer is still in place but some of Mamata Banerjee’s avowed policies have been put through a stress test in the fortnight that heralded the chief minister ...  | Read.. 
Drama and Indira thaw
Muammar Gaddafi was probably the last among the offspring of the decolonisation process in the 1960s who knew how to tug at Indira Gandhi’s heartstrings. ...  | Read.. 
Glare on chopper operator
The Dhruv crash near Ranchi that killed three crew members has prompted the BSF to revisit an old question: Is Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd capable of flying and maintaining ch ...  | Read.. 
India requests funds probe
The Centre has urged the Singapore government to investigate an account in a bank of that country which allegedly belongs to the Dima Halam Daogah (Jewel) . ...  | Read.. 
The final hours after capture from filthy drainage pipe
A new Libya is born today
Mahmoud Shammam
transitional council spokesperson
Harrison’s India encounter
Pandit Ravi Shankar was the first person who “did not try to impress me but in turn I was impr ...  | Read..
Lavasa action ‘in 2 weeks’
The Maharashtra government said it would take “credible action” against the Lavasa to ...  | Read..
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Bangalore's pride ride, Calcutta's envy
Some pleasant experiences are the better for being short. Like Ashok Bekal's first Metro ride in hi...   | Read.. 
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If Mamata can't, how can we?
Wiping beads of sweat with the edge of her sari and wearing a frown, Mamata Banerjee had admitted on...   | Read.. 
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Raids in Maoist zone to regain domination
Security forces have launched a 48-hour raid in Jungle Mahal to seal holes punched by Maoists in th...   | Read.. 
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4D bonus with fun park
Get set for a cool chill out zone at Shaheed Veer Kunwar Singh Azadi Park along Hardinge Road. High...   | Read.. 
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Hills on tax mop-up drive
The Darjeeling municipality has decided to disconnect water connections of nearly 160 tax defaulter...   | Read.. 
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Something must give
it was beyond the nation's capability to honour the domestic commitments if the burden of the empir...   | Read.. 
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It was yet another display of Indian batting prowess at the PCA Stadium when they wrapped up the fi...   | Read.. 
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Hillary blunt warning to Pak over terror havens
Setting the stage for a high-level diplomatic showdown, secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton b...   | Read.. 
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Price fight gets top priority
C. Rangarajan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's top economic adviser, has said the Reserve Bank must...   | Read.. 
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Psst: party girl's guide
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Diwali alert
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Deal unparliamentary: Advani
Senior BJP leader L.K. Advani today termed the recent India-Bangladesh land swap deal as "unparliam...   | Read.. 
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Aspiring cop dies during test
The rigours of physical tests for constable recruitment today claimed the life of a young man at th...   | Read..