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Thursday , December 8 , 2011
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Govt signals HPL share auction
The Bengal government plans to put up for auction its entire stake in Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd (HPL). ...  | Read.. 
FDI in retail suspended to avoid mid-term polls: Pranab
Upadted at 15:10 hrs (IST)
Strongly defending its decision to allow FDI in retail, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today told Congress MPs that the government was . ...  | Read.. 
‘Success’ has many fans
Sudip Bandyopadhyay has a delicate task: he has to pass on to Mamata Banerjee good wishes from a host of admirers. ...  | Read.. 
Boy’s long road to neighbourhood school
For a boy aged 11, Krishan Kumar Jha has really taken the road less travelled to his neighbourhood school. ...  | Read.. 
Fragmented Bengal funds other states
RBI governor D. Subbarao has expressed concern over Bengal’s low credit-deposit ratio, which means that funds from the cash-starved state are actually meeting the bo ...  | Read.. 
Three die as train, dumper collide
Three persons died when the Fakiragram-Kamakhya passenger train and a dumper collided at an unmanned level crossing at Rampur in Assam’s Kamrup district at 3 this af ...  | Read.. 
Four minutes, a promise, but no pension
Wait for five hours for a four-minute darshan. ...  | Read.. 
Partha Chatterjee
Govt signals HPL share auction
The economy is in a difficult situation but it does not mean that we should start eating lizards
Pranab Mukherjee
saying the fundamentals are still strong
Dress code, dress rehearsal & Dhoni
A dress code for medal winners has been declared and a dress rehearsal will be held tomorrow to ens ...  | Read..
Pawar girds up for Anna fight
Another confrontation between the government and Team Anna appears to be building up amid clear ...  | Read..
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Markets and supermarkets
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India secure semis berth
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