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In convoy when bullet hit me: Boy

An 18-year-old student today said that a bullet hit him while he was travelling in a convoy headed to a CPM rally in Calcutta — a statement that goes against the official stand on an incident that has blown up in the state government’s face....   | Read..

CM tests norms with 5-year club cash plan

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today distributed Rs 40.09 crore to 2,395 clubs and promised to keep the funds flowing for five years, which changes the complexion of the ...   | Read..

Fare crashes, site chokes

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet today triggered an all-out price war by offering 10 lakh seats at an all-inclusive price of just Rs 2,013 on all direct flights to the 39 domestic d...   | Read..

Karachi hole in Modi show

Two wrinkles today showed up on the otherwise smooth Vibrant Gujarat show put up by Narendra Modi....   | Read..

SC seeks answers on Citizenship Act

The Supreme Court today sought responses from the Centre, the Assam government and others on a PIL that sought quashing of Section 6A of the Citizenship Act to prevent entry ...   | Read..

BJP seeks talks details

The BJP today demanded that the chief ministers of Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam should inform the people of the respective states about the details of the ongoing...   | Read..

3 N-E states to vote next month

Tripura will go to the polls on February 14 and Meghalaya and Nagaland on February 23, the Election Commission said today, putting to rest speculation about deferring of elec...   | Read..

Siren call for safety of women

It’s a sound equivalent, pun intended, of a pepper spray to keep men on the prowl at bay. ...   | Read..

Guruji was against toppling govt: Munda

Arjun Munda has revealed that Shibu Soren wasn’t keen on toppling the coalition government of Jharkhand, but that his son, Hemant, capitalised on an internal strife wit...   | Read..
In convoy when bullet hit me: Boy
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Nation RSS
Modi's done what Mahatma said: Anil
If Narendra Modi was disappointed that business leaders were not as forthcoming about his chances a...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Cop glare on act of chivalry
A young man who had challenged a group of six harassing a girl on a busy Calcutta road has learnt th...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Cycle of shunting alarms officials
An additional district magistrate has been benched apparently because he did not organise a parade ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Safety shield for college girls
Eve-teasers would be in trouble sooner than later if they try to mess with college girls in the city...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Hunter in hills, in danger in Dooars
The body of a man, with flesh torn away from several parts, was found barely a kilometre from the M...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
A Tendulkar trophy
Following the well-attended (and incident-free) one-day series between India and Pakistan — the firs...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Dhoni blames
India began the one-day series against England on a disappointing note as they fell short by just n...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Chief justice crisis grips Lanka
Sri Lanka faced a possible constitutional crisis today after its parliament voted to impeach the ch...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Infosys springs twin surprises
Software major Infosys today pulled a rabbit out of a hat when it not only posted better-than-expec...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Vishal's gibber jabber
His last film had seven murders. No one's killed in the new one. Oh wait… no one on screen that is!   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Terminal to miss cricket deadline
Birsa Munda Airport's long-in-the-making integrated terminal had its first trial run on Friday when ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Poachers kill 2 more rhinos
The carcasses of two rhinos, which had strayed out of Kaziranga and Orang national parks, were foun...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Axe on limit-less trade
Traders in Bapuji Nagar are stepping out of their limits, and the municipal bosses plan to take str...   | Read..