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Wednesday , September 19 , 2012
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Mamata tells Cong leaders not to distort facts; no compromise on key demands

Updated: Wednesday at 16:2 hrs (IST)
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday gave no indication of taking back her decision to withdraw support to the United Progressive Alliance government as she ruled out any compromise....   | Read..

Chidambaram says government tried for four days to ‘contact’ Mamata

Updated: Wednesday at 14:40 hrs (IST)
The Government on Wednesday said it has been trying to contact Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee for the last four days with even Prime Minister Manmohan Singh making ...   | Read..

Congress core group meets, Samajwadi Party to decide on Thursday

Updated: Wednesday at 14:40 hrs (IST)
The top Congress leadership got into a huddle to finalise its strategy in the wake of the Trinamool Congress deciding to withdraw its support to the United Progressive Alliance on Wednesday....   | Read..

Japan launches new nuclear regulatory body after Fukushima

Updated: Wednesday at 16:40 hrs (IST)
Japan on Wednesday launched a highly independent organisation to oversee the safety of its atomic reactors, marking a fresh start in nuclear regulation following the disaster...   | Read..

Mamata pulls plug; lifeline till Friday

Mamata Banerjee tonight announced her intention to withdraw support to the Manmohan Singh government, casting herself as “somebody who has to bell the cat”....   | Read..

Congress cloaks fury, sticks to tinker signs

The Congress said the issues raised by “valuable” ally Mamata Banerjee would be discussed with the government, the measured response masking the anger in the ...   | Read..

So-be-it (2) but risky

Mamata Banerjee’s angered withdrawal has left the Manmohan Singh government shaken and the polity stirred on the prospect of an early election....   | Read..

Agatha exit from UPA govt certain

NCP president Sharad Pawar has decided to drop Agatha Sangma from the Manmohan Singh government and recommend senior leader Tariq Anwar for induction into the ministry fr...   | Read..

‘Hooray for us’ & sexy agents

Several years have passed since author Salman Rushdie was shadowed by London’s Special Branch officers — “very handsome, fit, armed and absurdly sexy” ...   | Read..

Court relief in MBBS entry

Gauhati High Court has granted relief to an MBBS aspirant, who was denied admission to Jorhat Medical College because of her hearing impairment....   | Read..

Court saviour for impaired student

Gauhati High Court has granted relief to an MBBS aspirant, who was denied admission to Jorhat Medical College because of her hearing impairment....   | Read..
Mamata pulls plug; lifeline till Friday
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' Sometimes somebody has to bell the cat '
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