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Finally, BJP's Sunday rally in Calcutta gets green signal from Trinamul bodies

Updated: 29 November 2014, Saturday, 18:00 hrs (IST)
BJP President Amit Shah's rally, which is scheduled on Sunday, was granted green signal by the city municipal corporation (KMC) and fire department....   | Read..

First Test postponed; could be cancelled

Updated: 29 November 2014, Saturday, 17:30 hrs (IST)
With the cricket world still mourning the tragic death of Phillip Hughes, the first Test between India and Australia next week was put off to an unspecified date and might e...   | Read..

Loss of face Twice over

Sixty thousand had marched 2km on a November afternoon seven years ago protesting CPM atrocities in Nandigram....   | Read..

BJP scores rally victory

Calcutta High Court today asked local agencies to ensure that the BJP got a chance to meet their conditions for holding a meeting near Victoria House on Sunday, springing...   | Read..

Back after a lifetime in IS

Baptism, wedding, “death” and funeral — in the six months he spent as a soldier of the Islamic State, Arif Majeed of Maharashtra went through the rites of p...   | Read..

Wife holds fort for jailed Anosh

The wife of MLA Anosh Ekka, Kolebira strongman with alleged PLFI links jailed yesterday on charges of murdering a para-teacher, perhaps knows that having one’s husband ...   | Read..

ED clamp on Koda coffers

Enforcement Directorate today attached accounts and fixed deposits worth over Rs 27 lakh held by former chief minister Madhu Koda in several nationalised and private bank...   | Read..

Biased Garhwa DC axed

Election Commission today ordered the removal of Garhwa deputy commissioner Sudhanshu Ranjan for his inability to act when a JMM candidate and his supporters prevented vo...   | Read..

Daimary gets interim bail

The designated court of Assam which tries TADA cases today granted interim bail for six months to Ranjan Daimary, who heads one of the three NDFB factions....   | Read..

Eye on ‘non-sporting’ activity

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today expressed grave displeasure at the state sports and youth welfare department for throwing open the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium insid...   | Read..

Tragedy report on CM table

The two-member team probing the Gandhi Maidan stampede handed over its report to the state government today, 55 days after the tragedy in which 33 people were killed and 30 o...   | Read..

Gold spots in Nabarangpur

Some good news for the state. Traces of gold have been found in the tribal-dominated Nabarangpur district, while fresh iron ore and bauxite deposits have also been discov...   | Read..

Pujari rejects, House fumes

The Assembly today witnessed pandemonium over the Speaker’s ruling that the money circulation deposit scam could not be taken up for discussion in the House that had ha...   | Read..
Loss of face Twice over
Quote of the day
I suffer from stage fright every single time
Farhan Akhtar
Nation RSS
Home a bus ride away on the other side of the hill, but out of reach
Among The Telegraph's reports on the first torrent of Pandits fleeing the Valley in 1989-90 was the...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Stars go missing in march of fear
I feel sorry for those who attended the michhil today because 90 per cent didn't know why they were ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Mamata silent on ways to counter BJP Party not told
Mamata Banerjee today launched a scathing attack on the BJP-led Centre at a workers' convention in D...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Avoiding future shock
I write this on a day when the front page of the newspaper reports that a cabinet minister has visit...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
As Australia mourns the death of Phil Hughes, the team's first Test against India, which was schedu...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Cameron toughens stand on immigration
With a general election in Britain five months away, Prime Minister David Cameron attempted today to...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
The economy slowed in the last quarter though much less than feared, giving the Reserve Bank ammunit...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Guess why PM's in town again
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Northeast RSS
Two-pronged security overdrive
Assam has been placed under a thick security blanket for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visi...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Traffic chaos axe on kiosks
Sixty booths belonging to Omfed and Opolfed at prime locations here are under scanner of the centra...   | Read..