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Tuesday , January 10 , 2012
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CIMA Gallary
Day 1: Exasperation leads
Enough of talking, now it is time to act. The message was delivered loud and clear at the inauguration of Bengal Leads 2012, an investor meet-cum- exhibition organised by the Bengal ...  | Read.. 
Rushdie says he does not need visa to visit India
Updated: Tuesday,17:13(IST)
Controversial author Salman Rushdie has brushed aside opposition to his India trip by top Islamic Seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, saying he does not need a visa to visit the c ...  | Read.. 
Gilani not an honest man: Pakistan SC
Updated: Tuesday,17:20(IST)
Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is not an honest man as he had not lived up to his constitutional oath, Pakistan's Supreme Court said today, as it warned of actio ...  | Read.. 
Apple CEO Tim Cook gets $380-mn pay package for 2011
Updated: Tuesday,15:34(IST)
Apple Inc's Chief Executive Tim Cook, who succeeded the legendary Steve Jobs as head of the global technology giant, has received about USD 380 million (about Rs 2,000 c ...  | Read.. 
Lankan President’s relative heckled at TN temple
Updated: Tuesday,14:24(IST)
Suspected MDMK and Nam TamizharIyakkam activists today allegedly barged into the house of the Ramanathaswamy Temple priest and threw stones and slippers when a relative of Sr ...  | Read.. 
ICDS alone not enough, says PM
Updated: Tuesday,13:36(IST)
Terming the problem of malnutrition in the country as national shame, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the governmen.....  | Read.. 
Anil Ambani enters Punjabi TV
Updated: Tuesday,13:01(IST)
The Ambani brothers are increasing their investments in the media business....  | Read.. 
Meet-eve balm on AMRI wound
The Mamata Banerjee government had to reach out to the business community in Calcutta to ensure that the AMRI incident did not cast a shadow on Bengal Leads 2012, ...  | Read.. 
Poll resurrects Rushdie row
The Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls have resurrected a controversy the rest of the world had buried long ago. ...  | Read.. 
Cong wins majority in Karbi hills
The Congress bagged 15 of the 25 seats declared till 11pm in the 26-member 11th Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council, counting for which started at 8am today. ...  | Read.. 
Reminder on plains pockets
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha today urged the Centre and the Bengal government to speed up the process of bringing the Gorkha-dominated pockets of the Terai and Dooars under the ...  | Read.. 
Cradles inch towards campus
A permanent campus seemed that much more real for Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Ranchi and National University for Study and Research in Law (NUSRL) today as the d ...  | Read.. 
Munda hard sell prompts interest
Jharkhand’s debut at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas this year generated enough interest among NRIs, many of who ignored the twin threats of rebel violence and political ins ...  | Read.. 
CM’s railway wish list to Dinesh
Chief minister Arjun Munda today urged Union railway minister Dinesh Trivedi to give proper attention to Jharkhand in the 2012 Railway budget. ...  | Read.. 
Day 1: Exasperation leads
The Congress is not a party of Tom, Dick and Harry
Manoj Chakraborty
Congress minister of state in Bengal, responding to Trinamul criticism
NTR family challenge to Naidu
The son has decided to take on the son-in-law. Egged on by other members of N.T. Rama Rao’s family, the late leader’s actor son ...  | Read..
Didi painting for MPs’ club
Mamata Banerjee today gifted one of her paintings to the Constitution Club of India, a club for past and present MPs ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Lawyers' strike against education super-regulator
The Bar Council of India (BCI) today announced that lawyers throughout the country would stay off c...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Bengal leads in... disruption
The countdown to Mamata Banerjee's desperate call to the business community to invest in the state w...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Tom, Dick and harried allies
Trinamul leaders today accused the Congress of "duplicity" and dared the ally to leave the state go...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Present for bright future
Chief minister Nitish Kumar's gift of Rs 2 crore will be the elixir of life for the oldest college ...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Finger at Trinamul links
A professor with Trinamul links today took charge of Raiganj University College where party support...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Rising inequality
The standard measure of inequality is the Gini coefficient. It is equal to one if all income goes t...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Glamour and the goodbye
As Bhaichung Bhutia takes centrestage in his farewell international appearance, fittingly, against ...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Iran death for American
Iran's Revolutionary Court has sentenced to death a former US military serviceman of Iranian descen...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Mahindra Satyam sues Raju, others
Mahindra Satyam has finally gone after scandal-scarred industrialist B. Ramalinga Raju and his coho...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Posenjit makes silence counts
About Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury's last film Antaheen, you had felt that the storytelling wasn't strong...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Cages to hold rainwater captive
A cheap improvisation will soon save the precious lifeline in Jharkhand.   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Blasts rock CPI rally venue
A CPI election rally venue in Imphal East was rocked by three powerful blasts in the wee hours toda...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Women ransack liquor shop
Around 100 women today ransacked a licensed country liquor shop opposite Mancheswar police station....   | Read..