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February 8, 2009 4:28:13 am

A 24-hour shutdown by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha in the Darjeeling hills and adjacent Terai areas on Saturday saw sporadic incidents of violence and affected life partially.

February 8, 2009 4:26:50 am

It is not quite often that politicians cut short their speech. But when they do,it might result in real faux pas.

February 8, 2009 4:22:04 am

In an apparent bid to keep the Singur issue alive in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls...

February 8, 2009 4:20:49 am

The police on Friday evening arrested the driver of the pool car that used to ferry school children back home in connection with the kidnap and murder of seven-year-old Yash Lakhotia...

February 8, 2009 4:18:03 am

The political rivalry between the ruling CPM and the Trinamool Congress took a bloody turn on Saturday when five persons lost their lives-two of them were charred to death as the supporters of the two parties clashed at Nanur in Birbhum...

February 8, 2009 4:16:16 am

It's just a straw in the political wind but there have been so many such straws of late that political circles in West Bengal are abuzz with talk of a warming up between the CPM and the Congress-so bitterly separated after the trust vote last year-in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections.

February 8, 2009 4:03:15 am

The state government on Saturday granted special development project status to the skywalk projects in the city.

February 8, 2009 4:01:40 am

After police teams and investigating agencies from different nations visited the city to interact with the Mumbai Police and gather information on the 26/11 terror attacks...

February 8, 2009 4:00:31 am

Two terrorists linked to the IC-814 hijack drama of 1999 have been brought to the city by the Crime Branch of Mumbai Police for trial in a bank robbery.

February 8, 2009 3:58:11 am

Suburban cities in the Mumbai Metropolitan region are reeling under spell of water cuts that may continue till the onset of the next monsoon.

February 8, 2009 3:56:55 am

A shipping line company owner,who was arrested recently in a cheating case filed by Essar Shipping,now plans to file a defamation suit against Essar...

February 8, 2009 3:55:10 am

Former executive director of the state cooperative Mahananda dairy Shivaji Talekar,who was arrested by the Anti Corruption Bureau...

February 8, 2009 3:53:23 am

Cricket and competition have become synonymous in recent times,but the trend was reversed on Saturday when policemen and Zone VII mohalla committee members played a match in Ghatkopar as a symbol of ‘camaraderie’ between them.

February 8, 2009 3:52:05 am

The Gamdevi police held an interactive session with the residents on Friday to create awareness on what a citizen should do in an event of a disaster,especially a terror attack.

February 8, 2009 3:49:52 am

For the second time in three months,the Chattrapati Shivaji Terminus witnessed gunfire when a 19-year-old youth fired a round at the Railway personnel with a country-made revolver in the wee hours of Saturday.

February 8, 2009 3:47:20 am

The resurrection of the famed Hotel Sea Rock,15 years after it closed,has hit a roadblock again.

February 8, 2009 3:42:57 am

Cord blood banking,made fashionable after filmstars Madhuri Dixit and Raveena Tandon stored cord blood during delivery as an insurance against future medical ailments for their child,is taking off in a big way in Mumbai.

February 8, 2009 3:35:45 am

Covering areas of Central Mumbai and parts of the eastern suburbs,the Mumbai North Central Lok Sabha constituency is in sharp focus with a number of political heavyweights and celebrities joining the race for a nomination.

February 8, 2009 3:23:59 am

The sudden revival of interest among the Congress legislators to extend protection to encroachers who had set up their shanties before 2000...

February 8, 2009 3:20:59 am

A constable attached to the Local Arms branch of the Mumbai Police,who was found unconscious at Kalachowky police station on Thursday,died at KEM Hospital on Saturday,with his relatives alleging that a suspension order served on him had led the constable to consume poison.