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Satyam recruits in state in a quandary

January 9, 2009 2:01:22 am

The ripples of the Satyam Computers scam are being felt in the state too,with the fate of thousands of engineering graduates hanging in balance.

Fuel stations go dry as oil strike enters Day 2

January 9, 2009 2:00:00 am

As the strike by employees of the state-run oil companies entered the second day,majority of the petrol pumps in the state on Thursday went dry.

Clashes mar Muharram processions,30 injured

January 9, 2009 1:57:15 am

More than 30 people were injured in Muharram clashes across the country on Thursday. While at least 27 persons,including one policeman,were injured in a communal clash at Midnapore town in West Bengal...

Fashion Fair

January 8, 2009 3:39:33 am

While rumours are floating around in Delhi fashion circles about the alleged pullout of sponsors at one of the fashion weeks...

Laughter Challenged

January 8, 2009 3:38:35 am

Right after saas bahus spread out their kitchenware all over the airwaves,creative heads decided they’ve had had enough of colourful girl-talk.

Ayush upsets third seed,Aandrita shines in BTA tennis

January 8, 2009 3:36:37 am

Unseeded Ayush Dharewa today toppled third seed Prateek Pushkar Baxi of Chattisgarh on the third day of Treat Joosi AITA — BTA Championship Series 2009 being held in memory of Dilip Bose at the BTA Complex here.

KKR rope in Rana,question mark over Ponting

January 8, 2009 3:35:07 am

With captain Sourav Ganguly and technical director John Buchanan giving the practice session a miss,the concluding day of the Kolkata Knight Riders three-day selection trials appeared aimless today.

Going against the trend,Sanuth,Chauhan bat

January 8, 2009 3:33:48 am

For the youngsters,who have barely cut their teeth in big-time cricket,it’s not easy to go against the trend. But Mohammad Ebrahim Sanuth and Vikash Chauhan appear to be different.

Mega food park will come up at Jangipur

January 8, 2009 3:31:42 am

Jangipur in Murshidabad district will soon boast of a mega food park,courtesy Pranab Mukherjee who represents the constituency in the Lok Sabha.

New strategy to check vector-borne diseases

January 8, 2009 3:30:47 am

After facing criticism from the Opposition and the state health department for failing to control vector-borne diseases in the city,the Kolkata Municipal Corporation...

Chokhani murder accused arrested

January 8, 2009 3:29:45 am

Almost a year after 54-year-old Usha Chokhani was found murdered in her Mandeville Garden house in Kolkata,police have arrested the prime accused from Bengaluru.

Buddha concern notwithstanding,trees continue to be felled in city

January 8, 2009 3:28:57 am

Even though Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has been quite vocal against cutting of trees and demanded a probe into the felling of 17 trees...

Vehicles galore at no-parking zones,cops helpless

January 8, 2009 3:27:38 am

A day after the scuffle was reported between a taxi driver and a constable after the driver parked his vehicle in no-parking zone near the High Court...

Cops did not abet Rehman suicide,govt tells HC

January 8, 2009 3:26:14 am

The state government pleaded before the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday that the three police officers accused in the Rizwanur Rehman murder case had not abetted his suicide.

Left govt keen to build model madrasas

January 8, 2009 3:25:09 am

With the Lok Sabha elections round the corner,the Left Front government is revamping madrasas across the state.

Trucker’s strike Day 3: prices spiral

January 8, 2009 3:23:48 am

The indefinite nationwide strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress from Monday and supported by its affiliates is threatening to affect the prices of essential commodities.

Trucker’s strike Day 3: prices spiral

January 8, 2009 3:21:52 am

The indefinite nationwide strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress from Monday and supported by its affiliates is threatening to affect the prices of essential commodities.

Trucker’s strike Day 3: prices spiral

January 8, 2009 2:59:22 am

The indefinite nationwide strike called by the All India Motor Transport Congress from Monday and supported by its affiliates is threatening to affect the prices of essential commodities.

Kolkata a safe haven for Bangla criminals

January 8, 2009 2:43:56 am

The four Bangladeshi criminals,who were arrested from the city’s fringes on Sunday by the Criminal Investigation Department,were in the process of building up bonafide identities with an aim to get Indian passports.

Sudip defection spurs Cong to action,showcause on way

January 8, 2009 2:42:31 am

Five months after Somen Mitra left the Congress to set up the Pragatishil Indira Congress,the Congress Legislature Party will now send him a showcause notice,asking him to explain the move.

Tribals continue to boycott admn in Lalgarh

January 8, 2009 2:41:29 am

Tribals in Lalgarh continued their boycott of the district administration for the second consecutive day on Wednesday.

New Year gift for JU: an 86-acre campus

January 8, 2009 2:40:35 am

Grappling with a shortage of space for a long time now,Jadavpur University has finally taken over the campus of National Instruments Limited.

Tension in Khidderpore as two more hooch deaths reported

January 8, 2009 2:39:26 am

As one more person died in connection with the Kidderpore hooch tragedy,sporadic deaths due to consumption of spurious liquor continued to haunt the city.

Talks over,Morcha acts tough again,Hills shut down

January 8, 2009 2:37:15 am

Just nine days after participating in the second round of the tripartite talks in New Delhi and terming it as “cordial”,the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha has renewed shutdown of all government offices and forbidden all development work in the Hills.

Bangladesh verifying list of sea mishap survivors

January 8, 2009 2:35:36 am

The Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi is awaiting the results of verification of a list of survivors from the Andaman sea mishap,sent to Dhaka by the Indian Government.

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