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Thursday , September 27 , 2012
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.00°C (+0)
Max : 35.10°C (+3)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 51.00%
Sunrise : 5:28 AM
Sunset : 5:29 PM
artly cloud sky. Rain or thundershower may occur at some places.
CIMA Gallary

Will not allow Kudankulam plant to start without all safety steps: Supreme Court

Updated: Thursday at 18:40 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court made it clear on Thursay that it can stop commissioning of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant if it finds that the mandatory safety requirements for it have not been put in place....   | Read..

Auction should not be taken as the only route for resource allocation: SC

Updated: Thursday at 17:50 hrs (IST)
Auctions are not the only permissible method for disposal of natural resources across sectors, the Supreme Court said on Thursday holding that the 2G verdict was confined...   | Read..

● Govt stand vindicated: Sibal

Updated: Thursday at 17:55 hrs (IST)

Delhi court orders police to lodge case against Raj Thackeray over anti-Bihari comments

Updated: Thursday at 18:38 hrs (IST)
A Delhi court on Thursday asked the police to lodge an FIR or first information report against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray for allegedly branding Bihar...   | Read..

AC train fares, freight rate go up from Oct 1

Updated: Thursday at 17:53 hrs (IST)
All AC train fares, freight tariff and cost of food at railway stations will go up from October 1 with the coming into force of service tax on them....   | Read..

● Sandeep Patil appointed selection panel head, Amarnath sacked

Updated: Thursday at 17:51 hrs (IST)

● Sohrabuddin fake encounter death: SC rejects CBI plea to cancel Amit Shah's bail

Updated: Thursday at 14:00 hrs (IST)

● UPA endorses government's reform measures

Updated: Thursday at 14:25 hrs (IST)

Mamata mimics Manmohan

Mamata Banerjee has refused to slam the door on an alliance with the Congress in the future, taking care to spare Sonia Gandhi while launching an acid-dripping assault on Pri...   | Read..

Finger at CM protest risk

Union commerce minister Anand Sharma today said the Partnership Summit was being shifted from Calcutta because “we did not want to end up in a situation where the c...   | Read..

Couriered bomb kills lady

A 40-year-old lady was killed when a bomb delivered inside an everyday symbol of a courier-delivered parcel exploded on her bed in Howrah’s Shibpur today....   | Read..

Anti-arthritis cream released

A government research laboratory in Jorhat has developed a herbal treatment for arthritis but the claim is still being eyed with scepticism by some in the scientific comm...   | Read..

Lower Assam in grip of floods

Assam revenue minister Prithibi Majhi has termed the latest wave of floods as “abnormal” though the situation in Upper Assam has been improving since Sunday. ...   | Read..

CRPF men run amok in Mosabani

It was afternoon mayhem at Mosabani today as enraged CRPF jawans charged at residents after the latter tried to attack their camp following allegations that a security pe...   | Read..
Mamata mimics Manmohan
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'Rollback' BJP betrays FDI dilemma
The BJP today restated its blanket opposition to FDI in multi-brand retail and hinted that it could...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Train of thought: stay put
Hamlet's dilemma would have haunted members of Mamata Banerjee's culture clan ' to be or not (contin...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Pawar push to govt for rice procurement
Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar today linked Bengal's declining rice production to lack of ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Protest pause on eviction
Bhagwat Nagar residents thwarted the administration's demolition bid twice on Wednesday, as the Supr...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
25ft crater blocks highway
A portion of the NH31C in Jalpaiguri caved in early today causing a 25-foot crater, deep enough to ...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Crime and punishment
The news that an elderly and frail woman was recently released from detention and excused from trial...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
4 from East Zone are
Nobody has gone on record, but four of the six affiliates of the Board from East ' Assam, Jharkhand...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Anti-austerity protests in Greece
Greek police fired tear gas at hooded youths hurling petrol bombs and stones as tens of thousands t...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Fertiliser price hike next on menu
The finance ministry plans to increase fertiliser prices as part of its effort to put the economy b...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Forever Hip!
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Jharkhand RSS
JAC's rubber stamp solution to ills
"Seal it with a rubber stamp" appears to be Jharkhand Academic Council's panacea for all examination...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Poachers chop off rhino horn
A female rhino was left bleeding by poachers who chopped off its horn and cut off a part of its rig...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Ward off wings and waste
The state government has directed the authorities of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to regul...   | Read..