January 6, 2009 2:03 am

A mega demolition drive involving two societies and a total of 400 houses has been put on hold by the Rajkot Collector's office following confusion over ownership.

January 6, 2009 2:02 am

Poverty eradication through profitable ventures,cooperate management in financial institutions and human resource management in mergers and acquisitions...

January 6, 2009 2:01 am

At first glance,Smabhu Das’s photographs appear to be like paintings. Abstract lines and psychedelic colours combine to create beautiful images.

January 6, 2009 2:01 am

Even before the release of the film,the Antaheen team is in a celebratory mood. Lead star Aparna Sen has already signed music composer,Shantanu Moitra,for her next project.

January 6, 2009 2:01 am

The Gujarat Police's Anti Corruption Bureau had gone hi-tech last year. The agency's latest performance report has shown how fruitful the move turned out to be.

January 6, 2009 2:00 am

Bollywood music for long has borne the brunt of snide remarks from discerning audiences,but then it also happens to be the ‘sound of India’,for most outsiders.

January 6, 2009 1:59 am

Surat police have arrested two persons from Karnataka in connection with the Surat bombs conspiracy that had occurred immediately after the July 26 serial blasts in Ahmedabad.

January 6, 2009 1:58 am

The Gujarat Housing Board has come up with a project to provide low-cost housing to lower and middle income groups in the state.

January 6, 2009 1:57 am

Bengal hockey bigwig and former Olympian Gurbux Singh is quite optimistic over news that Kolkata’s SAI complex will finally have the much-awaited Astroturf laid out sometime in the middle of this year.

January 6, 2009 1:56 am

At a time when the coaches of the country’s I-League clubs flatly shot down chief national coach Bob Houghton’s advice of not playing popular players in local leagues...

January 6, 2009 1:56 am

While revenue of around Rs 50 crore generated under the state's Employees State Insurance Scheme is lying unused...

January 6, 2009 1:55 am

Call it an after-effect of the global financial meltdown,or the fast-increasing tendency to knock off Pakistani names off the roster.

January 6, 2009 1:54 am

Liquor is prohibited in Gujarat. Yet,in Vadodara,there exists a full-fledged business of making indigenous liquor essence of prominent alcoholic labels that are sold in the city.

January 6, 2009 1:53 am

In a brazen molestation attempt,a city policeman,Bhupendrasinh Raol,allegedly misbehaved with a 17-year-old schoolgirl,Preety Rajput,on Monday.

January 6, 2009 1:52 am

Another diamond polisher committed suicide by consuming poison in his house at Katargam in Surat,on Sunday.

January 6, 2009 1:52 am

Police arrested 28-year-old Sudam Chakraborty,who had duped several people by posing as a senior manager of Google India,on Monday.

January 6, 2009 1:51 am

Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi has urged heads of schools and teachers to prepare students in a way that they do not look for short term achievements and instead focus on long term goals.

January 6, 2009 1:50 am

It seems joblessness is pushing the diamond workers of the city to the world of crime. According to sources,a few youths arrested recently by the police for their involvement in criminal activities were found to be diamond workers who had lost their jobs.

January 6, 2009 1:49 am

A day after clash between local CPM and RSP workers which had left 17 people injured in Basanti in South 24 Parganas,police arrested three people on Monday.

January 6, 2009 1:48 am

Less than four months after its draft industrial policy held forth the need to make Corporate Social Responsibility effective for the sake of the state population...

January 6, 2009 1:48 am

With no immediate relief in sight,Primary Teachers Training Institute students have called off their hungerstrike.

January 6, 2009 1:47 am

The new industrial policy of the state announced barely a week ahead of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors’ Summit-09,by the Minister of State for Industry,Saurabh Patel,is high on promises and low on specifics.

January 6, 2009 1:46 am

Acting on a tip-off,a Criminal Investigation Department team arrested four Bangladesh nationals...

January 6, 2009 1:45 am

Clashes between students owing allegiance to Trinamool and the Students Federation of India were reported at the Behala College...

January 6, 2009 1:44 am

The nation-wide strike of transport operators began peacefully in Gujarat on Monday after talks with the Central government remained inconclusive till Sunday night.

January 6, 2009 1:43 am

Owing to dense fog,the Howrah and Sealdah-bound Rajdhani Express were delayed by more than 12 hours on Monday.

January 6, 2009 1:42 am

Mayor Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya is unhappy that in spite of his dictum to Kolkata police to remove all the illegal structures from the city roads and footpaths there has been no visible difference.

January 6, 2009 1:40 am

After mentioning clearly about the imposition of ‘water service charge’ in 2008 budget of Kolkata Municipal Corporation...

January 6, 2009 1:40 am

Forbidden Films is the name of Abhay Deol’s just-launched banner. The actor wants to chart the forbidden territory with it,it seems.

January 6, 2009 1:39 am

At Christie’s,MF Husain’s diptych Battle of Ganga and Jamuna came under the hammer for over Rs 6 crore in March...

January 6, 2009 1:39 am

The Left Front government in the state,which has faced criticism from Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi on several occasions,wants a person of its choice as the next occupant at Raj Bhavan.

January 6, 2009 1:37 am

If you remember Gaurav Kapur,it would be for his pranks and antics that once passed off as veejaying on television,not for the blink-and-you-would-miss appearances in movies.

January 6, 2009 1:37 am

This week,the state government is planning to file a fresh petition in the Calcutta High Court urging for the extension of the deadline on the ban on two-stroke auto-rickshaws that came into effect from January 1.

January 6, 2009 1:37 am

One day,about a decade ago,I visited the studio of Manjit Bawa where he enthusiastically showed me the works of young,talented artists he had collected.

January 6, 2009 1:36 am

The families in the Khiddirpore dock area,who lost their breadwinners in Sunday’s hooch tragedy,are preparing for a funeral.

January 6, 2009 1:35 am

You’ve grown up with Big B and it pains you to see the advertisements for a range of thingamajigs.