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Thursday , November 8 , 2012
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Cabinet clears Rs 31,000 cr spectrum levy on incumbent mobile operators

Updated: 8 November 2012; 13:44 hrs(IST)
The Cabinet on Thursday approved levy of about Rs 31,000 crore as one-time fee on spectrum held by incumbent telecom firms such as Bharti Airtel and Vodafone in an attempt to create level playing field between old and new operators....   | Read..

Cipla slashes cancer drug prices

Updated: 8 November 2012; 18:36 hrs(IST)
Giving some relief to cancer patients, the pharmaceutical major Cipla on Thursday slashed the prices of its three generic cancer drugs by up to 64 per cent....   | Read..


Barack Obama won. But a bigger victory on Tuesday night was notched up for the ideas of change and hope on which Obama campaigned in 2008, but hastily abandoned on the altar ...   | Read..

‘Drunk’ anchor mocked

Legendary US news anchor Diane Sawyer became a trending topic on Twitter during last night’s election after viewers wondered if she had begun celebrating the end of the...   | Read..

Romney’s moment arrives, too late

On the 523rd day of his second presidential campaign, the moment that had long eluded Mitt Romney, the candidate of so many missed political connections and unrequited el...   | Read..
LOVE YOU, LADY Obama is locked in a hug by his wife Michelle as they celebrate on stage after his victory speec ...  | Read
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Nation RSS
Hi, this is Obama. You know, the President you don't know
Did the sense of the occasion grip Obama?   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
GenX: high-five vs thumbs down
Barack Obama got a hug from wife Michelle and a high-five from a Calcutta schoolgirl on Wednesday mo...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Centurion comrade
The CPM today felicitated former politburo member Samar Mukherjee on his 100th birthday, with Praka...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Ganga drift cloud on Chhath
The changing course of the Ganga might keep Collectorate Ghat away from Chhath revellers this time.   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Hill job hope for ad hoc teachers
The GTA has decided to regularise the jobs of 269 ad hoc teachers appointed by the erstwhile DGHC ...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
A growing appetite
Manmohan Singh is among the most important Congress leaders today. But the first time one heard of h...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Graeme leaves for home, to return before 1st Test
England off-spinner Graeme Swann left for home on Wednesday, on the eve of their final tour match a...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Questions that confront scarred victor
For President Obama, now comes a second chance. An electorate that considers the country to be on t...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Chamber offers to promote Bengal
Ficci has made Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee an offer she cannot refuse ' step out of Beng...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Mark of Manish
On 3 films for Yashji   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Credibility seal to your e-fingerprint
Jharkhand got its digital signature certification centre in the capital on Wednesday, a landmark tec...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Imphal-airport road blast injures five
Two army personnel and three civilians, including a student, were injured when a powerful improvise...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
More water to quench thirst
More than 20,000 residents of Old Town will get better water supply from Mula Padia reservoirs as t...   | Read..