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India reserves right to retaliate, at time and place of its choice: Gen Singh

Updated: 14 January 2013, Monday;14:59 hrs (IST)
India reserves the right to retaliate at the “time and place of its choice”, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh said on Monday in a clear warning to Pakistan in the afte...   | Read..
 

Inflation based on wholesale prices falls to 7.18% in Dec

Updated: 14 January 2013, Monday;15:26 hrs (IST)
Inflation based on wholesale prices declined marginally to 7.18 per cent in December even though rates of food items such as rice, wheat, pulses and potato moved up....   | Read..
 

Govt postpones GAAR by 2 years

Updated: 14 January 2013, Monday;15:28 hrs (IST)
The government has postponed by two years the implementation of controversial tax provisions that had made foreign investors wary....   | Read..
 

When to act, when to keep quiet

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate Bengal Leads 2013, a three-day investment summit and exhibition, in Haldia on Tuesday afternoon....   | Read..
 

Bulldozer lesson that yellow card learnt late

Had the Trinamul Congress government taken the uncharacteristic trouble of researching governor M.K. Narayanan’s years on the security firmament, it would have real...   | Read..
 

Pippa bags Chennai orders

A Chennai factory is working round the clock with 100 extra staff to meet furious demand for a handbag endorsed unofficially by Pippa Middleton, younger sister of the Duchess...   | Read..
 

Axe on 2 cops after coal haul

The officers in charge of two police stations in Hazaribagh were suspended last night after a group of smugglers, who were arrested following a clandestine operation in t...   | Read..
 

Biding time for lucky hour

It was a quiet Sunday in Jharkhand as leaders of all affiliations took a break from the hectic politicking that kept the state on the boil all of last week amid indications t...   | Read..
 
When to act, when to keep quiet
 
 
Quote of the day
I would cross the bridge when I come to it
Sourav Ganguly
on the prospect of coaching the Indian team
Nation RSS
Villagers return Pongal gift in freebie land
About 600 families near Coimbatore have done the unthinkable in a state known for freebie politic...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
NSG trips on Mamata road
India's elite commando force is trained to tackle terror but not traffic anarchy on a thoroughfare t...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Dais blot before Haldia business meet
A dais erected by the DYFI to protest the government's perceived lax attitude towards industry was ...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Sankranti capers with care
Residents willing to take a dip in the Ganga on Makar Sankranti should do it at their own risk, as t...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
GTA plans hospital
The GTA has announced its plan to set up a super-speciality hospital, which would be the first in t...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Almost musical sadness
Eighty-four years ago, about five years after Sir Ashutosh's demise and some three or four years int...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Hansie accuser changes tune
Henry Williams, one of the cricketers who testified against the disgraced former South African capt...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Bomb kills 14 Pak soldiers
A roadside bomb killed as many as 14 Pakistani soldiers in the northern border region of North Wazi...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Policy push to home base for tools
A policy shift is on the cards to encourage local production of sensitive items such as capital goo...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Star chefs' star picks
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Jharkhand RSS
Watery grave for missing students
Sijua in Dhanbad district resembled a war zone ' complete with brickbats and bullets ' on Sunday as ...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
B'day debut for cub trio
The air was festive and the birthday babes appeared to be in an unusually playful mood. As the chee...   | Read..