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Chidambaram hits back at Mamata, denies prodding ED in Saradha case

Updated: 26 April 2014, Saturday, 17:28 hrs (IST)
Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday rejected allegations by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee that the Enforcement Directorate had acted in the Saradha scam at his behest. ...   | Read..

Ramdev booked for ‘anti-dalit’ remark in attack on Rahul

Updated: 26 April 2014, Saturday, 14:54 hrs (IST)
Yoga guru Ramdev was booked on Saturday by Uttar Pradesh police for his controversial remarks targeting Rahul Gandhi that drew flak from various quarters with Congress demanding that he give a public apology as he had insulted dalits....   | Read..

CAD down to $32bn, economy can only become stronger, Chidambaram claims

Updated: 26 April 2014, Saturday, 16:20 hrs (IST)
Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said the current account deficit has been brought down significantly to $32 billion and the fiscal deficit contained within the tar...   | Read..

Trail of Saradha questions and tragedy

A mason who had reportedly deposited Rs 1.5 lakh in a Saradha company was found hanging from a tree this morning near his home in Canning in South 24-Parganas....   | Read..

Varanasi volunteers taste wisdom from a water tap

“Modi volunteers” who introduce themselves as “professionals” are going door to door in Varanasi to convince Benarasis why “the country needs Na...   | Read..

Seba races to beat CBSE

The Board of Secondary Education, Assam, is all set to break last year’s record of declaring matric examination results much ahead of CBSE. ...   | Read..

Woman rebel pointed a gun

Unlike eight of his co-passengers, veteran poll duty official Ram Pratap Rajak (58) survived yesterday’s Dumka Maoist ambush thanks to the sudden kindness of a rebe...   | Read..

Yet another costly blunder

Director-general of police Rajeev Kumar today admitted to a “major strategic mistake” of boarding vehicles, a day after Maoists attacked a van-and-bus convoy of p...   | Read..
Justice Shyamal Sen at the news conference at the commissionís office in central Calcutta on Friday
Trail of Saradha questions and tragedy
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