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Supreme Court sets dates for Bengal panchayat elections

Updated: 28 June 2013, Friday, 18:05 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court on Friday rescheduled the dates of the West Bengal panchayat elections and directed the State Election Commission to conduct the exercise in five phases starting July 11....   | Read..

We will help till last person is evacuated:
Army Chief

Updated: 28 June 2013, Friday, 12:25 hrs (IST)
Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh on Friday said the armed forces will continue their operations till all the people are rescued from various locations in flood-hit Uttarakhand...   | Read..

Gold hits 23-month low

Updated: 28 June 2013, Friday, 17:00 hrs (IST)
Gold prices tumbled to a 23-month low on Friday by losing Rs 1,150 to Rs 25,650 per 10 grams...   | Read..

In Death Valley, the beret matters

There is something surreal about sitting by a helipad in the midst of death and disaster and chatting about a Hollywood film....   | Read..

Unfolding sadness and that certainty

It had to come some day, but the fact that it was inevitable didn’t make it any less of a shock. Roger Federer, the greatest male tennis player of all time, lost at Wimbledon...   | Read..

Step in right direction: Governor

Bengal governor M.K. Narayanan today said the state election commission’s move to approach the Supreme Court over the panchayat polls was a “step in the right...   | Read..

US band arrives in Umiam

Hoobastank, the American band of The Reason fame, arrived at Ri Kynjai resort by the Umiam lake today, raring to set the stage on fire at Jawaharlal Nehru Sports Complex...   | Read..

After all, Kanke’s lucky for IIM

Land-starved Indian Institute of Management (Ranchi) may have reached the end of its three-year search for a permanent campus in Kanke block itself, less than 7km ...   | Read..
In Death Valley, the beret matters
Quote of the day
I wish it wasn’t going to end here
Roger Federer
after crashing out of Wimbledon
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'I wriggled out of his grasp and ran'
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Bond of life and last rites
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Bihar RSS
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North Bengal RSS
Small tea growers threaten strike
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Opinion RSS
The travails of the rupee
The Indian economy is in more than a spot of bother. For a long time now the economy has been limpin...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
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