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Why India should be worried even though tiger numbers are up

Image: An Indian Royal Bengal tiger at the South Khairbari nature park near Siliguri. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters   'We are rushing to 'develop' without carefully valuing natural......

PM Singh for more cooperation to counter terror in South and East Asia

Leaders from the seven-nation Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation on Tuesday vowed to jointly combat the growing threat of terrorism, transnational crimes......

WB: Another chit fund owner dies, toll climbs to 14

The owner of a rural chit fund firm, active in two south Bengal districts, died on Thursday in Hooghly district taking the ponzi scheme fiasco deaths in the state to 14. The police said that Asim......

Storm 'Mahasen' weakens, likely to move towards B'desh-Myanmar

The cyclonic storm 'Mahasen' created over southeast Bay of Bengal has weakened and moved slightly towards the northwest, the local Met office said on Sunday. "Latest satellite imagery shows......

Cyclone Nelam to cross over TN, south AP on Wednesday

The deep depression which had formed over the south west of Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclone named Nelam, which is expected to cross over Nagapattinam and Nellore (South Andhra......

Govt may consider auctioning 8 coal blocks

The blocks are Kunur mine in West Bengal, Morga South A, Morga South B, Meguli mines and Phutamera in Chhattisgarh, Dahegaon Dhapewada and Kalambi Kalmeshwar blocks in Maharashtra, Karanpura......

Lead me, follow me or get out of the way: Jaitley

On the day of an unusual Railway Budget, Jaitley spelt out Modi Govt's philosophy, speaking in the context of opposition to the Land Bill No new trains in the Railway Budget and the Bharatiya......

Rural India slowdown threatens Modi's achche din promise

More than 800 million of India's 1.25 billion people live in the countryside, accounting for 35 percent of the economy.   Sugarcane grower Nilesh Kadam has abandoned plans to buy a tractor.......

Why West Bengal is lagging behind other states

For the Bengal government, there is no alternative to revising user charges and also creating a strong industrial base, rues Ashok Lahiri In March 2014, before the Lok Sabha elections, Professors......

Now, Cobrapost stings realtors

In the abridged version screened for journalists, executives of about 35 realty companies, one after another, offered to take between 10 per cent and 90 per cent of the unit price of properties in......

Soumitra Chatterjee: I don't have much faith in awards

'No other actor in India was as lucky as me,' Soumitra Chatterjee tells Indrani Roy/ Rediff.com   The brilliant actor Soumitra Chatterjee turns 80 today, January 19. On this occasion, we......

Salman-SRK, Deepika, Sanjay: Bollywood newsmakers of 2014

A look back at 2014 in Bollywood as we inch closer to a new year!Which were the headlines that mattered? What news stayed news? Here are the headlines of 2014 that really made an impact.Salman......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

'Deepika is a good looking girl. But no acting talent'

'I don’t know how they dared to send Krrish for a National Award. It was a horrible film!' 'Films like Dabangg and Bang Bang are trash films.' 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram Leela was so bad;......

'S D Burman never forgot he was a prince'

'When it came to S D Burman, a Guide song was completely different from a Tere Mere Sapne song which was completely different from a Sharmilee song. Except for their quality, there is nothing to......

AFC Cup: East Bengal hold South China 3-3

Foreign recruit Tolgay Ozbey struck a goal in the dying minutes to help East Bengal snatch a 3-3 draw against South China in their return leg AFC Cup match at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on......

Wriddhiman stumped by Test selection

Surprised at his selection in the Indian squad for the first Test against South Africa in Nagpur, young Bengal stumper Wriddhiman Saha on Thursday said he would try to do his best if he gets the......

Tiwary replaces De Villiers in Daredevils squad

West Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary will replace South Africa's AB de Villiers in Delhi Daredevils squad for the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, from October 8 to 23.De Villiers had reported......

Biography traces Dhoni's life from TC to World Cup-winning captain

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's image of holding the World Cup trophy at Wankhede has been immortalised in cricketing folklore but not many know that Indian cricket's poster boy was once a ticket collector......

India's batting will take care of itself in 50 overs: Bhogle

Virat Kohli shares a joke with teammates during a practice session. Photograph: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images India may have had a terrible Australian summer so far, but commentator Harsha Bhogle......
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Govt nod to new police posts, civic bodies merger

The state government on Friday decided to convert the Bidhannagar and Rajarhat-Gopalpur municipalities into municipal corporations, thereby... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/kolkata/govt-nod-to-new-police-posts-civic-bodies-merger/
40-year-old's death takes swine flu toll to seven

A 40-year-old woman from Santoshpur who had died at the Sri Aurobindo Seva Kendra in south Calcutta on Thursday evening was on Friday officially... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150228/jsp/calcutta/story_5941.jsp
Economic Survey

New Delhi: Jobs was a recurring theme in the Economic Survey released on Friday, reflecting one of the most pressing imperatives before the... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/yQHx3HASOamfz8mY7IEJiM/Creating-jobs-is-imperative-Economic-Survey.html
Days and nights on the Ganga

when Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's pinstripe monogrammed suit went on auction in Surat to raise additional funds for the Union government's... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/0bAXPYBqaOVDRcG3uueNWN/Days-and-nights-on-the-Ganga.html
COINING GLORY

What may in passing appear to be the facade of a Grecian edifice — the temple of Minerva in Athens, Greece, to be more specific — is in fact... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/knowledge/bimaaratb-coining-glory-191

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