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Friday , March 2 , 2012
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AMRI chargesheet clears mist, spares govt nominees
Sixteen people accused in the AMRI Dhakuria fire case have been charged with offences that can jail them for life. ...  | Read.. 
Former Karnataka minister Reddy remanded to CBI custody in mining scam
Update: Friday at 14:36 hrs (IST)
A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Friday remanded former Karnataka tourism minister G Janardhana Reddy to CBI custody till March 12 in connection with ...  | Read.. 
Gujarat opposition leader Gohil suspended for entire session
Update: Friday at 14:24 hrs (IST)
Leader of the Opposition in Gujarat Assembly Shaktisinh Gohil was today suspended for the entire budget session following his refusal to tender an apology in the House ov ...  | Read.. 
Supreme Court throws out PIL in Vodafone tax verdict
Update: Friday at 14:18 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed as “highly scandalous, frivolous and irresponsible” a public interest litigation (PIL) that had said Chief Justice SH Kapa ...  | Read.. 
Dose for road rogue symptoms
The Union cabinet today cleared amendments to the Motor Vehicles Act, hoping that steeper fines, longer jail terms and cancellation of driving licences will bring order to so ...  | Read.. 
Not a pretty picture, Didi
Click, click, click…. iPad in hand, chief minister Mamata Banerjee put her trend-spotting skills to good use near Kalimpong this afternoon. ...  | Read.. 
LeT man’s cousin arrested
A day after two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operatives were arrested in the national capital, a 22-year-old cousin of one of them was picked up from Hazaribagh yesterday and ha ...  | Read.. 
Mamata clicks prospective tourist spots on her way to Kalimpong. Picture by Amit Datta
Not a pretty picture, Didi
Sachin has served the country well
Kapil Dev
HAL-serviced Dhruv grounded again
State-owned advanced light combat helicopter, Dhruv, has developed a mechanical snag again, less th ...  | Read..
Bengal used to be one of the safest places... the law and order condition has certainly improved: Narayanan
“Well, you can twist my statement.” The Telegraph reproduces what he said, withou ...  | Read..
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