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Ranaghat robbery and rape: 'Nuns had received threatening calls'

Indrani Roy/ visits Ranaghat in West Bengal's Nadia district, the scene of the horrific rape of a 72-year-old nun, and encounters a clueless police and a frightened Christian community.......

'Am I crazy to resign after working 11 years for the BJP?'

'In Assam we have lost 2,358 sq km to erosion by the Brahmaputra river! Do you know how much area is 2,358 sq km is? This is four times the size of Bombay. But who is concerned?' 'Didn't the BJP......

Mamata's reshuffles ministry, inducts 8 new faces

Reshuffling her 18-month-old ministry in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday inducted eight new faces, mostly from rural Bengal, with an eye on the coming panchayat elections......

Tehri bypoll: U'khand CM confident of son's victory

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Tuesday expressed confidence that his son and Congress nominee Saket Bahuguna will emerge victorious from the Tehri Lok Sabha seat. Bahuguna appealed......

8 new faces among 18 Assam ministers sworn in

Experience and performance in the previous government were on the mind of Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi when he picked his 18-member council of ministers. They were administered oath of office......

Why India's gas pricing needs urgent reforms

India's natural gas production will stagnate at current levels if pricing reforms are not implemented and it will have to import heavily to meet the demand, a report by US-based consultancy IHS has......

Debit cards rapidly overtake cash in India

Consumers in India are growing more comfortable with using their debit cards to pay for purchases, according to Visa's latest Global Payment Tracking (GPT) Survey.The debit card penetration in......

Allies, opposition flay govt; bandhs planned

Sharp reactions met the government's decision to enforce the single-steepest hike in fuel prices on Wednesday, and it came under attack from its allies as well as opposition parties.The government......

Market volatile: Which mutual fund to buy?

Do things like mutual funds baffle you? Are you aware of the investment options they provide? What are the best mutual funds available in the market? Which funds accrue maximum profits?What are the......

Informal workers' Bill may debut in House

Despite stiff opposition from the Left parties, the government plans to introduce the Unorganised Sector Workers' Bill, which provides for health and life insurance benefits to workers in the......

Angad Bedi does well in Kaya Taran

Kaya Taran is an adaptation of a Malayalam short story by N S Madhavan, When Big Trees Fall, The Earth Is Bound To Shake. The name of the story was from what Rajiv Gandhi had saidthat a day after......

20 years later, a film on the 1984 riots

Inside the pupa the butterfly might have longed for day to dawn, to flap its tender wings among the flowers. Nobody knew if it yearned for freedom or felt more secure in the pupa's warmth.What we......

Quiz: Ash's dad in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya?

Here is your chance to gain some Movies gyaan. Take the Rediff Movies Quiz and see how much you know Hindi cinema! 1. Who played Aishwarya Rai's father in ...Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya? a) Anupam Kher b)......

Devgan in Mani Ratnam's next?

There are strong rumours thatAjay Devgan will play the main lead inMani Ratnam's new multistarrer. The film already starsVivek Oberoi and Abhishek Bachchan. Devgan and Oberoi earlier worked......

Anju bags Rajiv Khel Ratna

Ace long jumper Anju Bobby George has been declared winner of the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna for her outstanding performances last year, during whichshewon a bronze medal at the World......
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Samaguri in Assam sounds poll bugle

Guwahati: The Samaguri constituency of Nagaon district set the tempo for the 2016 assembly election with both Congress and BJP kicking off their... ...
China's trade drop means more stimulus measures are coming

A contraction in China's trade flows shows little alternative for the nation's leaders than injecting support for domestic demand as they struggle... ...
Advocate Simita Chakraborty remanded to jail custody, to be produced in court on 20th November

By Our Correspondent Agartala, Nov 09, 2015 : A dvocate Simita Chakraborty, arrested in connection with the murder of house-wife Santa Saha in... ...
Japanese companies remain more keen to invest in ASEAN than China

SINGAPORE Japanese companies have shown a big and varied appetite for Southeast Asia this year, buying control of Myanmar's dominant beer maker, a... ...
Pomp and protests as China's Xi Jinping meets Queen Elizabeth II

London : China's President Xi Jinping rode in a gilded carriage to Buckingham Palace with Queen Elizabeth II past protesters on Tuesday at the... ...

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