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Monday , January 30 , 2012
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CIMA Gallary
Fresh flank in army age row
The bugles and brass bands that played here today from afternoon till sunset for the government and its guests brought the curtain down formally on the martial celebrations that mark the week of Republic Day. ...  | Read.. 
Adarsh scam: Ashok Chavan quizzed by CBI
Updated: 17:45 HRS (IST)
After quizzing two Union Ministers in connection with the multi-crore Adarsh scam, the CBI has examined former Maharashtra Chief Minister ...  | Read.. 
Bardhan criticises Mamata govt
Updated: 17:20 HRS (IST)
Lashing out at the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal, CPI general secretary A B Bardhan on Monday said no tangible work...  | Read.. 
Moderate polling till noon in Punjab, Uttarakhand
Updated: 15:00 HRS (IST)
Medium to brisk polling was reported from various parts of Punjab and Uttarakhand till noon on Monday in assembly elections which would decide the fate of 1866 candidates ...  | Read.. 
From no-vote hat, Deb pops up
The CPM state leadership today foisted Gautam Deb, a state secretariat and central committee member, on the faction-ridden North 24-Parganas unit, springing the former ho ...  | Read.. 
U-turn in the air
There is a risk-ridden thing called sticking your neck out and then there is the even rasher thing called putting that delicate length of anatomy on the chopping block. ...  | Read.. 
Election over, time for feast
Polling over, it is time here for revelry and feasts funded by money distributed by candidates yesterday in exchange for votes. ...  | Read.. 
NSCN blamed for violence
The NSCN (I-M), which is in talks with the Centre, has been charged with abduction, assault and booth-capturing in favour of Naga Peoples Front (NPF) candidates in the Manipu ...  | Read.. 
Bid to hike water taxes
Get prepared to pay an extra buck for quenching your thirst with running tap water. ...  | Read.. 
Defence minister AK Antony and army chief Gen. VK Singh (extreme right) at the Beating the Retreat ceremony in New Delhi on Sunday. Picture by Prem Singh
Fresh flank in army age row
We made history tonight and unfortunately there couldn’t be two winners
Novak Djokovic
Child helpline falls prey to Facebook hoax
“Didi, can you come? There’s been a fight at the station” ...  | Read..
Rethink on Jarawa isolation
A government panel has suggested the Centre revise its “no intervention” policy on th ...  | Read..
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