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Sunday , July 16 , 2017
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Gurung stokes passions

Jul 16, 2017
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha president Bimal Gurung today said the statehood movement had so far only been "a trailer" and the "real fight" would start soon, speaking a day after the...   | Read..

Unity test for Opposition

Jul 16, 2017
The Congress believes that the government faces misgovernance charges on too many fronts and can be cornered this monsoon session, starting Monday, if the Opposition stays...   | Read..

Fan opens mouth, plays in Wimbledon

Jul 16, 2017
It must rank as one of the most endearing moments of this year's Wimbledon - when a four-time Grand Slam winner invited a spectator to join in her match.   | Read..

Surgery on twins that is a challenge

Jul 16, 2017
Paediatric neurosurgeon Deepak Gupta knows he's facing the toughest challenge he's ever seen in his 22-year career - but he may be forced to turn away.   | Read..

Deluge toll up in Assam

Jul 16, 2017
The flood situation in Assam remained grim as seven persons died in the past 24 hours in Morigaon, Bongaigaon, South Salmara, Sonitpur, Jorhat and Sivasagar districts.   | Read..

BJD sets demands for session

Jul 16, 2017
The BJD parliamentary party today decided to keep on opposing the Centre's apathy towards the cause of the state and pressing for the special category state status for...   | Read..

Alliance chill hits govt event

Jul 16, 2017
The frosty relationship between the Janata Dal United and the RJD today spilled over on to matters of governance as well with deputy chief minister Tejashwi Prasad Yadav...   | Read..

Bird-hit at Ranchi airport

Jul 16, 2017
An AirAsia flight with 174 passengers on board had narrow escape after it suffered a bird-hit while taking off for Delhi from Birsa Munda Airport here this morning, with...   | Read..

Manipur protesters feted

Jul 16, 2017
On this day 13 years ago, a dozen elderly women had gathered at the western gate of Imphal's Kangla Fort, then headquarters of the Assam Rifles in the state, and disrobed...   | Read..
Sourav Ganguly on Saturday unveiled an 8ft statue of himself at a Balurghat stadium and offered to take it home. “This is my first visit to...   | Read..
Quote of the Day

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about Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara's Bollywood debut

Nation RSS
Mehbooba 'meddle' finger at Pak, China
Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today accused both China and Pakistan of meddling in Jammu and Kashmir...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Trees felled to widen Park Street
At least 15 trees, some of them more than 50 years old, have been chopped down on a stretch of Park ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Separate classes to tackle smut tapes
A Birbhum school has been holding separate classes for boys and girls of Classes XI and XII in alter...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Lightning alert system on cards
"Jolted" out of slumber after lightning killed 156 people this year, including 31 last wee...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Nice girls can finish first
Occasionally we encounter people in public life who are paragons, who live exemplary lives, but we d...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Muguruza's power-point presentation
A weekend of inter-generational strife opened on Saturday with a victory for fearless youth. Roger F...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Ruling threatens HK independence
Nearly three years after sweeping pro-democracy protests filled the streets of Hong Kong, a local co...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Insurers bullish on growth this fiscal
The general insurance industry hopes to maintain its current growth momentum in 2017-18, having post...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Health camp after diarrhoea scare
The East Singhbhum health department today conducted camps in vulnerable areas of Bagbera after two ...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Books for flood-hit school kids
Dispur has decided to provide text books to school students whose books have been washed away in flo...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Sexual harass charge baseless: IIT
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here has termed a PhD student's allegation of sexual harass...   | Read..