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President confers Bharat Ratna on former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, a statesman who endeared himself to people across the political spectrum, was on Friday conferred with the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest......

Poll debacle: Congress takes stock, charts future course of action

Senior Congress leader A K Antony, assisted by All India Congress Committee general secretary and former Union minister Mukul Wasnik mket party leaders from Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha......

'Mrs Kaul here, you don't know who I am?'

'Over time, as I kept ringing Mr Vajpayee's home, Mrs Kaul would pick up the phone sometimes and chat pleasantly with a great deal of warmth.' Rajkumari Kaul's death over the weekend brings back......

Cong wants to bowl Mamata a googly by pitching Azhar from Howrah

The Congress plans to ensure that even if its candidates fail to register a win in the Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal, the benefit should go to the Left Front and not to friend-turned-foe Mamata......

Why are politicians baying for Srinivasan's blood?

The political class is howling for N Srinivasan's resignation as BCCI president because of what his son-in-law allegedly did. Yet there is a conspiracy of silence, including the BJP, when......

Why banks are unwilling to support the sugar industry

Sugar mills in UP owe thousands of crores to cane farmers. Banks are unwilling to lend to the sector. Bhupesh Bhandari and Sahil Makkar  dissect the festering agrarian-industrial-social......

Why sugar is turning sour for Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh every year fixes the price at which sugar mills can buy sugarcane from farmers. For political reasons, it has always been kept high.  Image: Sugar mills in Uttar Pradesh......

Bengal SINGES as chit fund COLLAPSES

Congress MP Adhir Choudhury has pegged the loss at Rs 17,000 crore. Frustrated depositors and agents on Saturday vented their anger by ransacking Saradha offices across West Bengal. An agent in......

Yunus wants govt out of micro-finance

Any initiative backed by a political institution and intention, would not achieve the desired result of serving the common man. The pre-condition of success is its management by a private entity......

Why hypermarts are a hit in India

It's just about noon on a Saturday, but the aisles are already crowded at HyperCity, the hypermarket in Mumbai's western suburb of Malad. From sports equipment to freshly baked bread, customers are......

PIX: Mouni Roy, Giaa Manek, Jeetendra at ITA awards

Check out the star arrivals.Over the weekend, several film and television stars attended the 14th Indian Television Academy awards, held at Andheri Sports Complex, in the western Mumbai......

Nayeemuddin, Shabbir Ali berate Bhutia

Dronacharya awardee coach Syed Nayeemuddin led a bunch of former football stars in lashing out against just-retired Bhaichung Bhutia, accusing him of conspiracy during the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers......

Fans celebrate Dhoni's new innings in life

Cricket fans here burst crackers and distributed sweets to celebrate Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's wedding with childhood friend Sakshi Singh Rawat on Sunday.The fans came out in streets......

Bhutia not among probables for Saudi match

Baichung Bhutia is not among the 32 players named for the national coaching camp, starting August 4 in Kolkata, in preparation for the AFC Asian Cup qualifier against Saudi Arabia on August 16.The......

Nayeemuddin slams Bhutia

Axed football coach Syed Nayeemuddin on Monday made a sensational charge that captain Baichung Bhutia acted against the interests of the Indian team during the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers and demanded......

PSB beat BSF to win Beighton Cup

The Punjab and Sind Bank scraped past defending champions Border Security Force (Jalandhar) 1-0 to win the 111th All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament in Kolkata on Monday.Mandeep Singh scored......
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War of the wards

Ward 1 Areas: Siliguri Junction, Diesel Colony, Ambedkar Colony Voters: 9,211 2009: Congress's Sanjay Pathak defeated Dilip Royof the RSP Lok... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150424/jsp/siliguri/story_16411.jsp
Campaign ends for Bengal municipal polls

Kolkata, April 23 The campaign drums fell silent on Thursday in 91 civic bodies of West Bengal that are slated to go to the hustings on Saturday,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a545915.html
On KMC poll sidelines, battle of mayors

KOLKATA: The entire city is going ga-ga over Saturday's civic polls, but what about those who have been on the hot seat for years? The former... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/kolkata/On-KMC-poll-sidelines-battle-of-mayors/articleshow/46963170.cms
The war is on, ward by ward

Borough I Wards: 1-9 Area: Cossipore, Baghbazar Electors: 2,60,255 Polling premises: 96 Booths: 335 Ward 1 2010: Ila Dam of Trinamul... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150413/jsp/calcutta/story_14282.jsp
State of abounding grace

A heritage building on Chittaranjan Avenue, 2005 It will soon be two years since Barun De, historian and teacher, passed away. He is... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150405/jsp/opinion/story_12677.jsp

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