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Tuesday , November 29 , 2011
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Down the river, flotilla of dead fish
Not all dawns break like this for Mamata Das. Swept out of bed at 6am by ripples of excitement swirling outside her home, Mamata found herself wading into the Karala, the “Thames of Jalpaiguri”. ...  | Read.. 
Dream-health test for govt
The Planning Commission has received a sweeping set of recommendations that proposes free health care and medicines for diverse needs to all Indian citizens, irrespective ...  | Read.. 
The words changeth
Roman Catholics throughout the English-speaking world, including several parts of India, yesterday left behind some words they have used in prayer for nearly four decades. ...  | Read.. 
Naveen seeks FDI brownie points
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today slammed the Centre’s move to allow 51 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in the retail sector by demanding immediate scrapping ...  | Read.. 
CBI can’t trace the missing
The CBI today said it was saddled with too many cases and hence could not involve itself into locating missing persons, prompting Jharkhand High Court to ask the governme ...  | Read.. 
Opp. corners govt on FDI
The government today found itself in a tight corner on the issue of FDI in retail with allies Trinamul Congress and DMK joining the Opposition demand for withdrawing the deci ...  | Read.. 
Scenic retreat sheds rebel tag
Picture postcard McCluskieganj, the quaint Anglo-Indian hub 70km from Ranchi, is making a quiet comeback into the state’s tourist map after a five-year hiatus. ...  | Read.. 
Using nets, people scoop up the dead fish from the Karala river in Jalpaiguri on Monday
Down the river, flotilla of dead fish
At last, you have come
on what he would tell Kanimozhi when he meets her
Doon probe throws up floor theory
The Doon Express fire started from the floor of one of the air-conditioned coaches, railway off ...  | Read..
India tastes a big slice of Afghan pie
The Hamid Karzai government today awarded an Indian consortium mining ...  | Read..
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