The Telegraph
Thursday , May 30 , 2013

In life as in death, Rituparno Ghosh makes Bengal trend nationally

Updated: 30 May 2013, Thursday, 17:30 hrs (IST)
Bollywood and the Bengali film industry joined in mourning the loss of Rituparno Ghosh, making the filmmaker’s sudden demise trend on Twitter through the day....   | Read..

Anil Ambani gets court notices to appear as witnesses in 2G case

Updated: 30 May 2013, Thursday, 17:00 hrs (IST)
A Delhi court issued notices on Thursday to all the accused in the 2G spectrum case seeking their response on July 3 on a plea by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)....   | Read..

Delhi shove, Pawar push

The government today stepped onto the slushy cricket field with a heavy foot by formally asking BCCI president N. Srinivasan to quit, taking the cue from Congress president S...   | Read..

Import dip mirrors industry slump

Imports through Calcutta airport shrank by 17.5 per cent in the last fiscal, suggesting a slump in industrial activity in Bengal despite Mamata Banerjee’s claim that th...   | Read..

Cong blames BJP for carnage

The Congress today accused the BJP and the Maoists of “working for each other’s interests” though it avoided directly accusing its main political rival ...   | Read..

Centre firm on ‘barefoot doctors’

The Union health ministry has signalled its intentions to go ahead with plans to introduce a cadre of rural health care providers through a new BSc course, ignoring objec...   | Read..

Hashmi rules out change of guard

The AICC secretary in-charge of Assam, Parvez Hashmi, this evening categorically ruled out a change of guard at Dispur or a ministerial reshuffle ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha ...   | Read..

Manipur woman dies in Delhi

A 22-year-old woman from Manipur, identified as Leinganphi, was found dead inside her rented accommodation at Malviya Nagar in south Delhi this afternoon....   | Read..

Special kids set for Deaflympics

A group of hearing impaired students from Meghalaya have set their sights on Bulgaria for the Deaflympics, after winning 26 medals at the National Games for the Deaf in Auran...   | Read..

Ramesh Cong’s face in state

Intense lobbying by JMM and speculation by political watchers apart, the Congress, it seems, plans to walk alone and has quietly appointed Union minister for rural develo...   | Read..

Litchi score reads 40 and fair

Litchi lovers, get ready for a bigger summer bite. ...   | Read..
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