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Friday , December 16 , 2011
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A week on, a 14-year lesson
Delhi resident Neelam Krishnamurthy wants to caution the people of Bengal and the families of the AMRI fire victims that the pursuit of the case could be a struggle once the headlines die down. ...  | Read.. 
Word of caution on street power
On a day Anna Hazare threatened to lay siege to the homes of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and fill jails from January 1, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said “people on ...  | Read.. 
War ends, warts torment
“Your nation is deeply indebted to you.” ...  | Read.. 
Boulder lifeline, echo of death
Clinging to a boulder and wrapped in two pairs of trousers, Asit Sarkar had managed to keep up a conversation with his wife and two sons throughout the cold night till help c ...  | Read.. 
Jan. 4 poll for Karbi council
Battlelines were drawn for the Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council election, with the Assam State Election Commission today announcing January 4 as the polling date. ...  | Read.. 
Talks on at HAL for copter return
Jharkhand has dispatched a senior police officer to Bangalore to discuss payments with HAL, where the state helicopter Dhruv has been undergoing annual maintenance for ne ...  | Read.. 
HHC acquits 4 in ’07 carnage
Citing lack of evidence, Jharkhand High Court today acquitted four alleged Maoists, sentenced to death for opening fire on spectators of a football match in Giridih in Octobe ...  | Read.. 
Neelam Krishnamurthy, whose children Unnati, 17, and Ujwal, 13, died in the Uphaar fire. For over 14 years, Krishnamurthy has been pursuing the case from court to court. (File picture)
A week on, a 14-year lesson
I am happy they are leaving.... But I am worried
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an Iraqi soccer coach
Girl hugs a dad, parts with another
In a lost-and-found human drama played out at Giridih today, 15-year-old Sabina was reunited with h ...  | Read..
Hotelier slur on PC, Delhi U-turn after uproar
Home minister P. Chidambaram today came under attack from the Opposition over withdrawal of cas ...  | Read..
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Social networks moot independent monitor
Internet companies today suggested forming an independent panel to monitor online content as the Ce...   | Read.. 
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Unplugged: AMRI A-team
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Hooch toll jumps to 148, 'inaction' ire on police
The hooch toll in Diamond Harbour rose to 148 today, sparking protests from villagers who alleged t...   | Read.. 
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Monitor in coma, build at will
Cashing in on the civic body's helplessness to act against building rule violators because of man c...   | Read.. 
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Global audience for hill band score
Darjeeling-based heavy metal band Grungy Morphins is making waves in the international circuit with...   | Read.. 
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Loser at both ends
no worry, all that needs to be done to weed out corruption is to drop bribe-giving from the roster ...   | Read.. 
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Tiwary stands tall
Manoj Tiwary is talking… Well, with his bat. And on Friday, at Eden Gardens, on the last day of the...   | Read.. 
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Putin defends poll result
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin today accused the organisers of massive protests against vote fraud o...   | Read.. 
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RBI steps in to support rupee
The Reserve Bank of India today halted a speculative hedge play against the floundering rupee even ...   | Read.. 
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Ficci frames
The first-of-its-kind media and entertainment business conclave, hosted by ficci frames in associati...   | Read.. 
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Traffic cops missing, children in peril
Where have all the traffic policemen gone?   | Read.. 
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Docs extort, allege patients
Doctors of Rupnath Brahma civil hospital, who had fled following alleged extortion demands by milit...   | Read.. 
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Another rally chokes city heart
College student Shilpa Das took nearly half-an-hour to cover a distance of 2 km from Satya Nagar to...   | Read..