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Monday , April 30 , 2012
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Midsummer knights’ ticket dream

The thunder of hooves, the swish of cane and the crush of multitudes have thrown up apt but unintended metaphors in the heart of Calcutta six days before two teams thoughtfully named Knights and Warriors play each other....   | Read..

Aarushi case: Nupur Talwar surrenders in court, moves for bail

Updated: Monday at 12:40 hrs (IST)
Nupur Talwar, mother of murdered teenager Aarushi, on Monday surrendered before a special Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI court here following a Supreme Court directiv...   | Read..

Vodafone says spectrum shifting will put Rs 10,000 cr burden

Updated: Monday at 16:05 hrs (IST)
Vodafone India has said a shift in the airwaves frequencies alloted to it to a higher band will put an additional cost burden of around Rs 10,000 crore on the company which ...   | Read..

Telenor to exit if Trai's recommended spectrum price accepted

Updated: Monday at 13:42 hrs (IST)
Norwegian firm Telenor will be forced to exit India if telecom regulator The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India or Trai's proposals to auction airwaves at 13 times th...   | Read..

Leniency for tall-claim builders

The government has removed from a proposed bill a clause that would have made builders liable to be jailed for making false promises about houses to customers, housing mi...   | Read..

First year in ‘The Firm’

So far, so good. Prince William and Kate Middleton, who were married on this day at Westminster Abbey last year, watched by possibly a billion people across the globe, were t...   | Read..

Night traffic plug on NH-33 for 2 weeks

Authorities manning the state’s Rs 600 crore NH-33 four-laning project have finally woken up to the dangers of the ongoing work on its most critical stretch, the Chutu...   | Read..

Censure after rough ride

Union minister for rural development Jairam Ramesh today frowned upon the state government and demanded greater reliability on the question of funds use after enduring a bump...   | Read..

Manipuri woman molested in Gurgaon

A 27-year-old girl from Manipur was allegedly molested in Gurgaon late on Friday night. ...   | Read..

States unite in demand for justice

The evening drizzle could not dampen the spirits of more than a thousand young people gathered for a sit-in in the heart of Bangalore today, seeking the government’s at...   | Read..
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Ariful Sheikh is all of five years old. But he has been through enough to know where he spen...   | Read..
Charities wolf crores in the name of forests
An arm of the Union environment ministry appears to have allowed many non-government, charity a...   | Read..
Nation RSS
Centre mulls 'creamy layer' cut-off hike
The Centre has proposed raising the cut-off income for the "creamy layer" among the Other Backward ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Thud! Welcome to Calcutta
Calcutta is a bumpy ride from the moment the tyres of an aircraft touch down at the airport.   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Rebel fear lifts, not cash block
Some Rs 30 crore earmarked for irrigation projects in West Midnapore's rebel zone in 2010 lies unsp...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
In the dark, on the tint
Taking shelter behind the tinted glasses of air-conditioned cars on the way to work on a hot day may...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Bijanbari event scrapped
The foundation laying of a column in memory of Bijanbari bridge collapse victims by Gautam Deb was ...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Beyond ownership
The author is former director general, National Council for Applied Economic Research   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Resurgent KKR face
Will the current season mark the beginning of a New Dawn for the New Knights? Will Shah Rukh Khan a...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Red Cross doctor murdered in Pak
The body of a British Red Cross doctor held captive in Pakistan since January was found in an orcha...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Mittal backs natural assets auction
Steel tycoon Lakshmi N. Mittal today pitched for auctions to allocate natural resources in India, ...   | Read.. 
At Leisure RSS
Junk that
Do you know that a packet of instant noodles has over 60 per cent of your recommended daily salt int...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir bat-tered Daniel Vettori's boys on Saturday evening and in the K block st...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Uphill climb to renovation
The beautification-cum-conservation plan of historic Tagore Hill is a non-starter more than seven mo...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Rise in reading, arithmetic skill
Rural secondary school students in the Northeast have better reading and arithmetic skills than the...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Capital's high and risky truth
A hoarding blown away by strong winds that landed on a car parked near the Poonama Gate railway ove...   | Read..