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Unsung, no-hike habit goes
The Mamata Banerjee government has allowed the state-run power distribution utility to raise tariff but adherence to minimum disclosure requirements has ensured that the departure from her avowed no-hike policy has remained largely under wraps till now. ...  | Read.. 
Akhilesh Yadav to be new CM of UP
Update: Saturday at 13:15hrs (IST)
Akhilesh Yadav, son of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, will be the new and youngest Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, representing a generational shift in a state w ...  | Read.. 
Why wait . my mind is made up: Dravid
It was around 11.10pm on Wednesday that Rahul Dravid called. ...  | Read.. 
Dispur wishlist for Centre
Dispur had submitted a long wishlist to the Centre, including setting up of an Indian Institute of Science and Educational Research (IISER) and an Indian Institute of Informa ...  | Read.. 
Dravid smiles after announcing his retirement in Bangalore on Friday. (AP)
All Id say is that Rahul made the right decision
Sourav Ganguly
World Bank pitch by govt
External affairs minister S.M. Krishna today said the next World Bank president should be selec ...  | Read..
Scribe son cries torture
Arrested Urdu journalist Mohammad Ahmad Kazmi’s son Shauzab today said his father is being ...  | Read..
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