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Now, Nehru's statue blackened in West Bengal

India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru's statue with its face blackened, was found in Katwa town of West Bengal on Saturday, the police said. The Congress has blamed the BJP for the......

'Putin won't risk improving relations with Pakistan at India's expense'

'But Russia is well aware of Pakistan's nuisance power on its border.' IMAGE: Busts depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin in the colours of the Russian flag at the SUPERPUTIN exhibition.......

TDP quits NDA, moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

The Telugu Desam Party on Friday ended its four-year-old alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party and walked out of the National Democratic Alliance, eight days after two of its Union ministers......

Why the bypoll verdict can spell trouble for the Congress

The results of the bypolls in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar do not bode well for the Congress as the strengthening of regional outfits may weaken the grand old party’s chances of leading a joint......

1986 moment: Will the seculars play it right this time?

'In the name of pluralism-secularism, the kind of politics that was pursued revealed to many that it was basically a favour to Muslim conservatism and communalism -- a politics of minority-ism,......

Mukesh Ambani & other India Inc biggies likely to attend Bengal biz summit

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has left no stone unturned this year after big industrialists, along with Union ministers, skipped attending the BGBS 2017. OPe@3#2!q5After last......

'A start-up has to be super customer-obsessed'

'Even if you are aping the West, if you customise the idea for the Indian market, localise it based on the Indian ethos, it will succeed.' IMAGE: According to Shalini Prakash, pictured below,......

RBI's powers over banks: Ex-governor Rangarajan weighs in

‘So far as supervision is concerned, there are enough powers but to take action on public sector banks, consultation with the government is needed.’ C Rangarajan, former head of the......

Scorching summer may hit water supply and fodder

In the first of a two-part series, Sanjeeb Mukherjee examines the impact of the upcoming summer on agriculture and drinking water supply. Summers have set in and if weather predictions and current......

Will alcohol now come under GST?

Additional solicitor-general says extra-neutral alcohol liable to new tax The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will likely take the first step towards inclusion of alcohol in the GST during......

Here's how Aamir celebrated his birthday

Happy birthday, Aamir! Aamir Khan took a two-day break from shooting his new film Thugs Of Hindustan in Jodhpur and flew down to Mumbai to celebrate his 53rd birthday with his family. His wife......

'I don't think I will ever understand Bollywood'

'We live in a bubble and think nothing is happening, but these things happen to almost everyone.''I had to deal with it too. Now, I am finally talking about it.''The most difficult part is dealing......

He has played Chanakya 1,039 times

'Every time I step on stage, I feel like I'm performing the play for the first time,' Manoj Joshi tells Sadiya Updade. IMAGE: Manoj Joshi in and as Chanakya in the play. Photograph: Kind courtesy......

Why Rani feels today's actors are spoilt, pampered

'There are 10 people (around them) -- the PR person, the media person, the managers, the fitness person, the security...''We were never pampered. If we said something wrong, we would get......

Shah Rukh, Amitabh, Katrina at Sridevi's funeral

Her funeral was the biggest Mumbai had seen for a Bollywood star since Rajesh Khanna's funeral in 2012.Boney Kapoor performed the last rites with his daughters Janhvi and Khushi by his side.......

Gayle and Co set to return soon for West Indies

Temporary amnesty paves way for return of top West Indians IMAGE: West Indies batsman Chris Gayle. Photograph: Matt King/Getty Images The West Indies board has reached an agreement with the......

T20: Centurion Lewis makes mockery of India bowling as WI win by 9 wickets

IMAGE: West Indies opener Evin Lewis celebrates on completing his century against India during the lone T20 at Kingston, Jamaica, on Sunday. Photograph: ICC/Twitter Evin Lewis once again turned......

Karthik's half-centuries oft tied to India's wins

Statistical highlights of the fifth and final One-day International between India and the West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica, on Thursday.   IMAGE: Dinesh Karthik plays a cut short during his......

India seek redemption in Kingston with ODI series for the taking

IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni bats during his painful innings of 54 off 114 deliveries during the fourth ODI vs West Indies on Sunday. Photograph: CricketWestIndies Under-fire Indian batsmen would......

When bad shots and West Indian belief did India in at Antigua

'Credit must go to all the bowlers. I thought the fielding was very supportive. We knew we could beat India. Just needed some application' IMAGE: West Indies captain Jason Holder celebrates a......
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Judgement reserved

Maibam Manojkumar, Session Judge, Imphal West, reserved the judgment order against Nganbam Premjit and his parents in connection with the death of... ...
2,000-year-old liquor unearthed from ancient tomb in China

A bronze kettle containing liquor from a Qin Dynasty tomb, dating back more than 2,000 years, has been discovered by archaeologists in west China's... ...
Ram Jethmalani calls for Bengal's CM Mamata Banerjee-led third front to 'oust' PM Modi

Renowned lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Sunday called for formation of a third front led by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to "oust Prime... ...
Bengal squad named for Santosh Trophy final round

Defending champions West Bengal on Saturday announced their 20-member squad for the final round of the national football championship for the... ...
Former Bengal minister Pratim Chatterjee dead

Former West Bengal minister Pratim Chatterjee, who held the Fire Services portfolio for 15 years till 2011 during the Left Front regime, passed... ...

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