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60 years on: Unforgiving legacy of the Panchsheel Agreement

It is a dark legacy bequeathed by Nehru to India. In its DNA lies the subconscious fount of India's schizophrenic geopolitics that forsook in one sweep all its historically-entrenched strategic......

Manik Sarkar: The anomaly in Indian politics

Tripura's popular chief minister shows up the failures of the elitist central leadership of India's Left, says Devesh Kapur In the increasingly high-decibel debates on the quality of leadership on......

Year-end 2012: The year that was for West Bengal

The love-hate relationship between Congress and Trinamool Congress finally ended with Mamata Banerjee walking out of the UPA and Congress pulling out its ministers from the West Bengal government......

The importance of Narendra Modi's visit to China

The success of Gujarat has today put it in a place where it can negotiate and navigate international relations of direct economic consequence to it without being held back by the timidity in New......

Securing the future of India's second capital

In his engaging book on a love affair between a Hyderabadi princess and an Englishman in the 18th century, William Dalrymple reminds us that "the road from Hyderabad to the port of Masulipatam was......

Re-engineering the 'dying city'

Ever since "Calcutta port" was established in 1870 it has, like all river ports, been gradually making its way to the sea. Thus Satgaon yielded to nearby Hugli (Portuguese), Chinsura (Dutch) and......

Govt woman staff can take 2-year leave for child care: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that woman employees of central government can get uninterrupted leave for two years for child care, which also includes needs like examination and sickness. A......

Fish and a philosophy

A cooperative in Kolkata shows the way for urban sewage management.Nearly two decades ago, a group of fishers did the unthinkable inside the Calcutta high court. During the hearing of a case,......

ABG pulls out of Haldia on safety concerns

West Bengal on Wednesday saw a Singur re-run, with private cargo handler ABG Haldia Bulk Terminals pulling out of Haldia.Although many projects in the state are in limbo, this is the first major......

'Govt employees enjoy more freedom'

The veteran public sector executive thinks state-owned corporations enjoy more freedom than their private sector counterparts.Rana Som, chairman and managing director of state-owned miner NMDC that......

East Bengal maintain winning run

Title contenders East Bengal beat Calcutta Port Trust 2-0 in the IFA Premier Division football league in Kolkata on Monday.The red and yellow brigade won the match quite easily, scoring a goal each......

Milestones to Test match #2000

As India and England prepare to square off in the first Test of the four-match series at Lord's, Rajneesh Gupta presents the many landmarks on the road to the 2000th match of cricket's longest......

Figure out the Previous World Cups

The tenth edition of the ICC World Cup kicks-off on February 19 with former champions India taking on Bangladesh in Dhaka.The tournament, jointly staged by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, will see......

Records aplenty for India in Napier

Gautam Gambhir batted for almost 11 hours and VVS Laxmanstrokedhis 14th Test century to ensure India secured a draw in the second Test against New Zealand in Napier on Monday.India, forced to......

Bradman in India

ThoughBradman only played Test cricket abroad in England during his 20-year career, the Australians would traditionally make a stopover in Colombo. It was on one of these trips in 1948 that the......
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Q. Where is Fort William located ?Chennai Goa Kolkata Mysore
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Q. Which is the airport and / or train station nearest to Renukoot? How can I reach it?
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Q. which Moghul emperor gave the right for trading in India to East India Company?
QnA Quiz:  A. the British East India Company (BEIC) had begun trading in India. It was originally a group of merchants wanting to take advantage of the new...... more

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Q. Do you feel Calcutta / Kolkata is a better place than many other cities in terms of opportunities--- -because the city has good infrastructure, good and maxium type of public transports available,cosmopolitan culture and huge pool of educated and talented and skilled and unskilled human capital,a port city, and well connected by road and rail and air too,good weather good geographical location....your opinion pl.
Arshad Khan:  A. to say that calcutta has a good infrastructre is a good joke more

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In Search of Anjum Hasan

By | Grist Media Anjum Hasan. Photo credit Zac O'Yeah In early 2012, The Times of India reported on the bravery of a man named Anjum Hasan, a... ...

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The assassin

In February 1872, an Afridi by the name of Sher Ali prepared a meal for his fellow convicts on Viper Island, part of the larger Port Blair penal... ...

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Mahela farewell at SSC

Colombo: Sri Lanka has shifted the venue of the second Test against Pakistan next month to enable former captain Mahela Jayawardene to bow out of... ...

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CBI Starts Inquiry in Kolkata Port Trust Scam

'None of the 6 specific questions I asked Justice Lahoti have been replied specifically by... 'How A Corrupt Judge Continued In Madras High Court'... ...

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What Does Indian Defence Get in Military Projects Worth ₹34,260 Crore?

Defence Acquisitions Council clears worth ₹34 260 crore military projects. Reuters Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday cleared ₹34,260... ...

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