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Tuesday , June 20 , 2017
Calcutta Weather
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Centre will not waive farm loans: FM

Jun 20, 2017
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday ruled out any waiver of farm loan and said the Centre will adhere to fiscal targets.   | Read..

China hints at blocking India's move on JeM chief in UN again

Jun 20, 2017
China on Tuesday hinted at blocking a UN ban on Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar once again, saying that disagreements continue to prevail in the...   | Read..
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Income tax dept attaches benami property of Lalu family members

Jun 20, 2017
The Income tax department has charged family members of Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad under the Benami Transactions Act in connection with its probe into land...   | Read..
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Nation RSS
The spokesperson who hardly spoke
Most BJP leaders today responded with a sheepish smile when asked about the selection of Ramnath Kov...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Monsoon gets into rain groove, relief from swelter in sight
Calcutta's sputtering monsoon uncorked its spout this evening, unleashing the season's heaviest show...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Hill strike toll on school food stocks, exams
Boarders in hundreds, mid-term exams, ration stocks running low and frantic calls from parents - sch...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
City's first lady mayor
Patna has got its first lady mayor, who is a businesswoman to boot.   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Tankers to stop fuel supply to Sikkim
An association of tanker drivers ferrying fuel from Siliguri to Sikkim today said they would stop th...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
A substitute for planning
As chief minister, Narendra Modi had to spend a few days every year in meetings with the Planning Co...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Sarfraz's 'life toh chalti rehti hai', fans & a bizarre request
It was past midnight, on Sunday, but there still were around 50-60 Pakistan supporters outside The G...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Grenfell Tower death toll rises to 79
The death toll from a fire that ravaged a London tower block last week has risen to 79, police said ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
F-16 take-off from Tata tarmac
The Tatas will produce the F-16 fighter plane in India, which is described as the world's most succe...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Cover-up finger at Sapphire principal
Sapphire International School principal Dhruba Das tried to cover up the campus murder of Class VII ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Kamakhya invite to VIPs
Bare-footed tantriks, sadhus and devotees have climbed the stone stairs of Nilachal hills for ages e...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Rogue conductor gets a slapCops mull suo motu action
A 22-year-old girl slapped a bus conductor for touching her inappropriately near Palamandap in Cutta...   | Read..