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Thursday , December 15 , 2011
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CIMA Gallary
Minority partner, majority role
S.K. Todi, a minority stakeholder in AMRI Hospitals with a little over 32 per cent share, had sweeping management control over the facility, according to accounts by multiple sources such . ...  | Read.. 
Hooch toll rises; Judge for AMRI probe
Updated: 17: 30 hrs (IST)
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee told the state Assembly on Thursday that the CID will investigate the deaths caused by consumption of spurious liquor ...  | Read.. 
Why didn’t they call?
Susanta Goldar, who first alerted the fire brigade at 4.10am to the AMRI fire, had said yesterday “a didi took the call”. ...  | Read.. 
Don’t worry, Calcutta, ceiling will save you
Mamata Banerjee today said the urban land ceiling would not be scrapped, leaving Bengal as the sole state with the archaic law on the fear that “what if someone decides ...  | Read.. 
UPDS shows the way to peace
The barrier broke just after the sun began its descent over the Karbi Anglong Sports Association stadium here today. ...  | Read.. 
Car tumbles down hillside, seven dead
Six tourists, five of them from Calcutta suburbs, were killed in North Sikkim last night when their Bolero tumbled 1000ft down the hillside till it reached almost the River T ...  | Read.. 
Sub-10 chill in 48 hours
Get the mothballs out of your warmest woollens, the icy north wind is gaining pace. ...  | Read.. 
Too ill (& mighty) for cuffs
Bollywood producer Karim Morani, jailed for allegedly transferring bribe money to DMK-run Kalaignar TV and receiving kickbacks as reward, falls ill at Tihar jail. Former ...  | Read.. 
Minority partner, majority role
Should I publicise or go and seize it
Pranab Mukherjee
on the Opposition’s demand for details of black money stashed abroad
Plea on VIP prisoners
A petition was filed in Jharkhand High Court today, seeking the CBI’s intervention ...  | Read..
Gogoi gives arc shot of N-E
Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today invited the media and entertainment ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Parties agree on House, not Lokpal
The all-party meet convened by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh tonight to firm up the contours of the...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
A battle lost before it began
Primitive firefighting and ignorance about the basics of rescue were as much to blame for the AMRI t...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Hooch kills 57, nexus finger at police
At least 57 people have died since last night after consuming illicit liquor in Diamond Harbour.   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Foggy morning and the slide in mercury column continued for the third consecutive day in the state ...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Disaster drill for buildings
All buildings in Siliguri which are structurally unsafe or lack proper safety tools will soon be a...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
A very public tutorial
The televised debates at the Calcutta Club and Jantar Mantar about the campaign for the jan lok pal ...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Australia to hold camp for struggling batsmen
Australia will hold a training camp for their struggling batsmen before naming the side for the ope...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Putin ally resigns as House Speaker
The chairman of Russia's ruling party, United Russia, resigned from his post as speaker of the lowe...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Inflation dip offers little respite
An easing of inflation in November is unlikely to give Reserve Bank of India governor Duvvuri Subba...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Mission possible!
It's been three years since Slumdog Millionaire catapulted Anil Kapoor into Hollywood and the 51-yea...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Looks can be deceptive and the sprawling Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in the heart ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Assam wants say in projects
In an apparent toughening of stand against the scores of hydel power projects coming up in Arunacha...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Vigilance mulls case against BMC
The state vigilance is ready to file a case against the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation for alle...   | Read..