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Saturday , November 19 , 2011
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Congress ladies versus The Lady
The battle for north Bengal was fought in Calcutta today by three feisty women in Bengal politics. ...  | Read.. 
Singh, Gillard meet in Bali; discuss uranium sale issue
Updated 13:00 hrs (IST)
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard today made it clear that she would take forward her proposal to lift ban on uranium sale to ...  | Read.. 
Einstein speed limit wobbles again
An experimental observation that seems to violate a cosmic speed limit imposed by Albert Einstein’s special theory of relativity has survived a second more rigorous ...  | Read.. 
Schools officially off rally feeder line
The Mamata Banerjee government has formally removed the school network from the political conveyor belt during working hours. ...  | Read.. 
Seth medical college loses state licence
The Bengal government has scrapped the essentiality certificate of a private medical college run by an NGO associated with CPM leader Lakshman Seth in Haldia. ...  | Read.. 
Police find an eyewitness
An FIR was lodged against three persons for rape of an associate of Sister Valsa today, leading the police to reveal that she was with the nun at the time of her murder on T ...  | Read.. 
HIV-patient bias slur on GMCH
Doctors at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital allegedly refused to touch a three-year-old HIV-positive girl suffering from a kidney ailment, prompting her mother to fil ...  | Read.. 
First joint namaz in Assam
Assam witnessed history being scripted when women offered asor (late afternoon namaz) along with men under a single imam at the mosque of Ajan Peer Darga ...  | Read.. 
Rights way to food park
The ambitious Rs 113-crore mega food park near Ranchi is, finally, out of the freezer with the state taking a decision on the pending sub-lease rights of Mumbai-based dev ...  | Read.. 
Deepa with Mausam during the padayatra in Calcutta on Friday. Picture by Amit Datta
Congress ladies versus The Lady
Greg Chappell always ensured that youngsters get their due in the Indian team
Suresh Raina
Myanmar window for Delhi
Myanmar has broken out as an open secret from a closed conspiracy, to what should be two cheers ...  | Read..
Sudip signals hospital shift
The state government has decided to shift the proposed super-speciality hospital on the lines o ...  | Read..
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A hand for China, another for US
The India-China relationship is now such a rich tapestry and unfolding so widely that it can paper ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Infy gets land map, but login a long road
A land deal signed by the erstwhile Left Front government was sealed and delivered to Infosys by the...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Raid lull gave custody clue to Jagori parents
Three months ago, police had visited surrendered Maoist Jagori Baskey's home here, assured her pare...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Body riddle for police, BJP leader
The recovery of a decomposed body and a skull triggered a puzzle for police and the family of a BJP...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Trinamul reminder on number
Trinamul leader Mukul Roy today said his party enjoyed two-thirds majority in the Assembly, a not-t...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Merchant the man
Vijay Merchant, whose birth centenary was (desultorily) observed last month, was the founder of one ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Absolute rubbish, claims Azhar
Vinod Kambli's claim that India's 1996 World Cup semi-final against Sri Lanka could have been fixed...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Cancer drug approval revoked
The commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration today revoked the approval of the drug Avastin...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Suzuki-VW tiff worsens
Suzuki Motor wants to buy back the 20 per cent of its shares owned by Volkswagen and is ending thei...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Wild Vidya
It's her "laalach for love" that keeps bringing her back to Calcutta. On Thursday, Vidya Balan was i...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Slaps, abuse for not taking off clothes
A 21-year-old MBBS student was subjected to immense psychological and physical torture by his senior...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Assam on 2-yr school mission
Government schools in Assam will be able to compete with private schools within two years, particul...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Illegal stretch still blocks Gangua flow
Government authorities are showing a lack of will to demolish an illegal road built across the Gang...   | Read..