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Saturday , April 14 , 2012
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A Jadavpur University professor and a 72-year-old retired engineer have been arrested for allegedly circulating clips of an Internet joke about chief minister Mamata Banerjee and charged with trying to outrage her modesty....   | Read..
Cong won’t get joke
The Congress leadership today took care not to rub Mamata Banerjee the wrong way despite its apparent unease over a cartoon episode that led to the arrest of a professor ...  | Read.. 
Repo rate cut seen for first time in 3 years: Reuters Poll
Updated: Saturday, 13.05 hrs (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India is likely to cut its repo rate for the first time in three years in an attempt to lift sagging economic growth, even as high oil and food prices rem...   | Read..

Poverty fall

Controversial as it may have become, Planning Commission data indicates that poverty levels have fallen in Jharkhand in spite of well documented bouts of political ...   | Read..
Quote of the day
Whenever I start feeling too arrogant about myself I always take a trip to America
Shah Rukh Khan

Titanic challenge: Dive, don’t damage
Visit the ship by all means but do not plunder or damage its remains....   | Read..
Cuffs on hold for Nupur
Nupur Talwar will not be arrested for now by the CBI, the probe agency told the Supreme Court ...   | Read..
Nation RSS
Shah Rukh question hinges on 'J' visa
India's high-level intervention over the delay in clearing Shah Rukh Khan's entry into the US has t...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Cuffs for click on Kella cartoon
Dhor beta ke (catch him)!   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
4 murders on gender bias, killer dad lynched
A farmer allegedly upset at having three daughters killed them and his three-month pregnant wife la...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Old colleges in new bottle
A facelift for educational institutions that have weathered the ravages of time. The wish has been ...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Ex-KLO men regroup over govt apathy
A section of former KLO militants has returned to the path of armed struggle, disgruntled by the Be...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Clean and shining
The outcome of the feverish campaign (ďLetís make our Nationís pride win!Ē) by Narendra Modiís suppo...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Two in a row for KKR
Miles away, Shah Rukh Khan had his own share of problems on a visit to the US, where he addressed s...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Failed launch $1bn humiliation for Kim
For the new North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, who completed the last step in his hurried ascension ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Infy upsets mood, stock tanks
Infosys Ltd, India's second largest software company, today saw its shares crash 13 per cent on the...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
It was a lazy Sunday afternoon in Miami when I went to watch Bhooter Bhobishyot ' the current sensat...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Milk's two dear from today
Homemakers, sulk on Poila Baisakh. The sweetness of milk is all set to sour in Jharkhand from Saturd...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Panic after daylight shooting
A 23-year-old woman was shot at in the Mancheswar industrial area, creating panic among local resid...   | Read..