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Sunday , August 25 , 2013
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King to Chennai Superking

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Hill schools face pupil flight

The statehood agitation has prompted many parents to consider shifting their children out of the Darjeeling hills’ ICSE schools, signalling a fledgling trend that ...   | Read..

Nobel tribute to Tagore

The Nobel Foundation has invited foreign minister Salman Khurshid to its December 10 award ceremony in Stockholm in an unprecedented tribute to Rabindranath Tagore exactly ...   | Read..

Hurdle for heritage tag

Shoddy proposals by consultants have been held responsible for the failure of Majuli island and other heritage sites to get the coveted Unesco World Heritage Site tag, ...   | Read..

Hope of end to HC bench impasse fades

The impasse over the demand for a separate high court bench in Western Odisha continues as talks between the government and members of the Central Action Committee, which...   | Read..

Quartet boost to hockey

Hockey talents from the state are blossoming on the national and international stage and much of this is because of better infrastructure and change in mindset....   | Read..

Daring robbery stuns Dhanbad

Six men on motorcycles today robbed three SBI officials of Rs 8.5 lakh at gunpoint while they were walking to a nearby ATM to load cash in blatant violation of security ...   | Read..
King to Chennai Superking
Quote of the day
Our aim is to go till the very end
Sonia Gandhi
ruling out early Lok Sabha polls
Nation RSS
Govt lays Jurassic egg in Twitter age
The attendance was A-list, the atmospherics protocol-perfect, the adjectives superlative, the appla...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
When the tough get going
Nurul Islam has no electricity in his home in the Nowsera village of Murshidabad. He studied by the ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Bus terminus to ease Writers' shift
The government has decided to build a bus terminus near the HRBC Building in Howrah, where 11 Write...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Fruity way to steal and sell cars across border
An apple a day, err on the road, keeps the cops away. Or at least did.   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Breath in Venice
a large plate of different kinds of salame and cheese. I'm greeted by the man who runs the place an...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
T20 isn't just a matter of hit
Clive Hubert Lloyd, who captained one of cricket's greatest (and most menacing) teams, for a decade...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Charity: 355 dead after chemical raid
Syrian state media accused rebels of using chemical arms against government troops in clashes today...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Steps to attract NRI deposits on way
The government could come out with more measures to attract deposits from non-resident Indians (NRI...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
State Cong reels under Sao shock
As a smiling Yogendra Sao took oath as minister in the Hemant Soren cabinet today, his party collea...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Conclave dissects superstitions, crime
Diverse opinions on whether an anti-superstition law was required in Meghalaya or not emerged at a ...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Deposit collection ruckus stalls House
The Opposition stalled proceedings during today's Question Hour at the Assembly demanding that the ...   | Read..