The Telegraph
Sunday , September 8 , 2013

Singh backs Rahul for PM

Categorical as never before, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today left the post-2014 power field open for Rahul Gandhi, saying he was willing to work under the leadership of the Congress vice-president who many in the party want named as prime ministerial candidate....   | Read..

Helpline hitch: cops clueless

The police have not yet identified the personnel who refused to help distress callers on Thursday night citing jurisdiction, though a senior officer claimed late tonight ...   | Read..

Curfew off five-star bars

The Bengal government has extended the closing time for bars without the usual stipulation that it applies only to the festive season, suggesting it may be looking at an ...   | Read..

Zubin makes sceptics find music

Zubin Mehta may have angered many pro-aazaadi activists by holding a concert here but they might well thank him for their discovery of a new instrument to carry on the...   | Read..

Cloud over food park land

If Bhagalpur hasn’t, will Banka? Give up land, that is....   | Read..

Nation will beat slump: Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee today expressed confidence that the nation would overcome the current economic crisis....   | Read..

Cox’s route to connectivity

Dispur has asked an international IT firm, Orange Business Services Limited, to study the feasibility of sourcing broadband Internet services to Assam from Cox’s Ba...   | Read..

Voices unite for Bhupenda

Singers from across the Northeast will try to do what Bhupen Hazarika dreamt of — strengthening the bond among divergent communities through music. ...   | Read..

Digital grab of 16000 rebels

Jharkhand police have uploaded information on 16,000 Naxalites on a digital platform and have even built a protective wall around the data using anti-virus software....   | Read..
Singh backs Rahul for PM
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I have waited and dreamt of this moment for a long time
Zubin Mehta
at his concert in Kashmir
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