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Sunday , July 22 , 2012
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CM keen to advance solo test

Mamata Banerjee today signalled the possibility of advancing the panchayat polls, proposing a post-Puja contest that suggests her eagerness to tap her reservoir of support before anti-incumbency depletes it....   | Read..

CRPF religion head count

A media release issued by a Central Reserve Police Force training centre in Kerala has given a religion-wise break-up of its new graduates....   | Read..

Bangur director seeks VRS

Shyamapada Ghorai, who was publicly snubbed by Mamata Banerjee and suspended as director of the Bangur Institute of Neurology, has sought voluntary retirement citing his...   | Read..

‘Brilliant’ boy who turned Joker

Even the mother of James Holmes, the withdrawn PhD student who gunned down 12 persons and wounded 59 at a Colorado movie theatre yesterday, seems to have been unsurprised tha...   | Read..

Saranda working on ‘ideal’ habitat

Work is underway on turning former Maoist hotbed West Singhbhum’s Manoharpur block into a hub of model villages sponsored by Union rural development ministry, a separat...   | Read..

Sorry, er, we missed our boat

At Sunderlal Jain Ucch Vidyalaya, a few among a group of 150 students are inevitable latecomers. Their plight has nothing to do with a dare to challenge authority, for, l...   | Read..

Numbers get real today

If behind every successful man there is a woman, the two presidential candidates of the Indian republic — UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee and BJP-backed Independent candid...   | Read..

Nine killed in BTAD violence

The Kokrajhar district administration today called in the army and imposed night curfew to control the situation arising out of the killing of four persons at Joypur Namapara...   | Read..

18 die, 17 hurt as landslide hits bus

At least 18 persons died and 17 were injured when a landslide from a roadside quarry hit a night bus at Keifang village in Champhai district of western Mizoram on the Ind...   | Read..
Mamata Banerjee addresses the rally in Esplanade on Saturday. Picture by Sanjoy Ghosh
CM keen to advance solo test
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Mamata Banerjee
Nation RSS
Congress stares at tough bargain with NCP
The Congress may have to take significant decisions to compel Sharad Pawar's NCP to continue in the...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
1948: A gold story
Three Calcuttans who were part of the hockey team that won independent India's first Olympic gold in...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Trinamul pulls out of GTA poll fray
Mamata Banerjee today announced the withdrawal of all 17 Trinamul candidates for the Gorkhaland Ter...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Three held for assault and loot in VIP zone
Police today said three men had been rounded up for investigations in the assault and loot inciden...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Bombay for all people
a ôlarge spectrum of racial, religious and linguistic diversity, arranged within a broadly hierarch...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Not fair if 1 captain is expected to deliver in all formats: Bishan Bishan Singh Bedi at a city hotel, on Saturday. Picture by Santosh Ghosh
The candid and colourful Bishan Singh Bedi, a former India captain, spoke to The Telegraph exclusiv...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Police begin to disarm Denver suspect's home
Authorities today began the intricate process of disarming booby traps in the apartment of the susp...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Lockout at Maruti Manesar plant
Maruti Suzuki India today put its violence-hit Manesar plant under an indefinite lockout but clarif...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Railway focus on security
General manager of South Eastern Railway A.K. Verma today dished out a host of promises for passeng...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Protest over jumbo death
The Rajdhani Express was blocked for nearly an hour at Mariani station here late last night with an...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Petition against Nalco ash pond near village
A public interest petition filed in the high court has sought direction to stop construction of Nat...   | Read..