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CIMA Gallary
Mamata stirs a priority poser
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today sought to use a heaving show of strength on the streets to battle not just the CPM but the mounting criticism of her government. ...  | Read.. 
 
No talk of shut down, says cash-strapped Kingfisher
Update: Sunday at 18:20 hrs (IST)
Trying to scotch speculation of a shut down, cash-strapped Kingfisher on Sunday said it was in talks with tax authorities to get the accounts of the airlines un-frozen a ...  | Read.. 
 
Value of LIC investment in ONGC slips by Rs 900 cr in 2 days
Update: Sunday at 17:05 hrs (IST)
State-owned insurance giant LIC, which saved the much-hyped ONGC share auction, has lost around Rs 900 crore in market value of the acquired stake in the oil major in just tw ...  | Read.. 
 
Muster might carries day
Feet from Burdwan, Hooghly, Howrah, North 24-Parganas, South 24-Parganas. Footfall in Jadavpur. ...  | Read.. 
 
Mulayam wave but no magic figure
Pollsters today uniformly predicted that the Samajwadi Party would come out on top on Tuesday, differing only on the margin of its victory over Mayawati’s BSP, and that ...  | Read.. 
 
In Damascus, a slice of UP
Khula hai kya? (Is it open?) It is startling to be unexpectedly asked this question in Hindi in the heart of the most quintessentially Arab city in West Asia. The woman ...  | Read.. 
 
‘Exciting but at times scary’
Ratan N. Tata fielded questions on a host of issues posed by members of the Singhbhum Chambers of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) this evening, while Cyrus P. Mistry answere ...  | Read.. 
 
Heir passes loyalty litmus
Shy, but sincere, ran the verdict on Tata Sons chairman-in-waiting Cyrus P. Mistry, among the 7,000-plus crowd at Tata Steel works and over 5,000 people around Bistupur post ...  | Read.. 
 
Rebels abduct two senior forest officials
Suspected militants belonging to the Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers abducted two senior officials — the chief conservator of forests of Karbi Anglong and a range officer ...  | Read.. 
 
Move to check prices
Dispur today initiated steps to check the alleged unreasonable hike in prices of cement and iron rods in the state. While chief minister Tarun Gogoi ordered a high-level ...  | Read.. 
 
Sticker slur on malls
An investigation by the legal metrology department here has revealed that the prices of products offered by malls and branded outlets, especially during discount sales, i ...  | Read.. 
 
Matric goof-up shocks students
Matric examinees at a centre in Assam’s Nalbari district got the shock of their lives this morning when they were handed question papers of a subject other than the one ...  | Read.. 
 
Mamata Banerjee leads the rally through Jadavpur on Saturday. Picture by Bishwarup Dutta
Mamata stirs a priority poser
 
 
There is no substitute for confidence
Roger Federer
after winning the Dubai Open
Jeered gay lover talks about ‘spy’ webcam
As he and his new boyfriend lay naked on a bed in a nondescript dormitory room at Rutgers Unive ...  | Read..
History beckons ‘buaji’ Maya
Vinod Vikal thinks Mayawati is history. But history in a nice way, says the legal adviser to th ...  | Read..
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Nation RSS
Wary govt names army chief early
The Centre today announced Calcutta-headquartered eastern army commander Lt Gen. Bikram Singh as th...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
F for free, F for FUN
In the run-up to Women's Day, Metro draws up a selective glossary of the females of the species, ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
2 arrested in 'sajano' rape case in Katwa
Two youths were today arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a woman in Burdwan's Katwa la...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Morning murder shocks capital
A 40-year-old businessman was shot dead today barely a few yards from his residence, the chilling m...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Not yet the Tahrir dream
Political Writing from a Decade Without a Name   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Abhinav: Pressure driven by expectations isn't a bad thing
Team India's performance in Australia has left Abhinav Bindra "disappointed," too, but he's not dam...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Obama backs 'slut' row student
President Barack Obama called a law student yesterday to express his support after she was branded ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
States resist move to freeze tax dole
States today asked the Centre to either compensate them for the revenue loss because of the cut in ...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Six rebels land in net
Two Maoist rebels, said to be close to dreaded Naxalites Navin Manjhi, Santosh Mahto and Ajay Mahto...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Protest over wage pact
The Assam Mojuri Sramik Union today burnt the wage agreement signed between Assam Chah Mazdoor Sang...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Snapshot trouble for tour operators
Rayagada police today lodged cases against eight tour operators for letting some foreigners take ph...   | Read..