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Sell Out?

March 18, 2009 2:52:06 am

A few years ago,in 2005 to be precise,the legendary Bob Dylan drew a lot of flak for what may seem like a personal choice.

Showcause notice to SU authorities for violation of code of conduct

March 18, 2009 2:51:07 am

The Rajkot district collector has served a showcause notice to the Saurashtra University four days after a complaint of contempt of court for violation of the code of conduct was served against the university authorities.

Fire at Ahmedabad airport,no casualty reported

March 18, 2009 2:50:05 am

A fire broke out at the under-construction new international terminal building of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport here in Ahmedabad about 2.45 pm today...

BJP workers’ meet under EC scanner

March 18, 2009 2:48:49 am

The sammelan of Bharatiya Janata Party workers held two days ago here would be reviewed by the state election commission to find out whether there was any breach of election's code of conduct.

HC stays anticipatory bail of Modasa doctors

March 18, 2009 2:45:38 am

The Gujarat High Court,on Tuesday,stayed the order of the Modasa Fast Track Court,which had granted anticipatory bail to doctors Govind Patel and his son Chintan Patel.

Schools find innovative ways to welcome tense students

March 18, 2009 2:44:14 am

With dozens of inspection squad and police security outside the school building adding up to the examination tension,many schools used novel ways to relieve the students of their stress.

Stars in town for top PSA meet

March 18, 2009 2:43:57 am

World No 11 Ong Beng Hee is going to be the key attraction in the third PSA international squash championship,commencing tomorrow at the Calcutta Racket Club courts.

DEO deploys BEd volunteers to check copying in boards

March 18, 2009 2:42:56 am

The Rajkot District Education Officer has deployed 150 B.Ed students as ‘volunteers’ to check on incidents of copying and allied things in the board exams.

Al Wehdat pip fighting Bagan

March 18, 2009 2:42:14 am

Mohun Bagan put up a spirited performance,led for a few brief minutes,and eventually lost 2-1 to premier Jordanian club Al Wehdat in the AFC Champions League match at the Howrah Municipal Stadium here this afternoon.

No case of cheating in central Guj on first day of boards

March 18, 2009 2:41:23 am

Over 1,67,221 students appeared for the state board SSC examination and 51,811 students for the HSC examination on the first day across the seven districts of central Gujarat.

6,77,237 students appear for board exams

March 18, 2009 2:39:44 am

Around 6,77,237 students appeared for the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Education Board examinations on Tuesday.

Man detained at Sealdah

March 18, 2009 2:39:33 am

A man was detained by the Government Railway Police at Sealdah station for allegedly taking two minor girls for child trafficking.

HC extends conversion deadline for autos

March 18, 2009 2:38:39 am

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday extended the deadline for conversion of the existing auto-rickshaws to four-stroke LPG mode till July 31,2009.

Teacher held for molesting two

March 18, 2009 2:38:33 am

A teacher of the Junagadh-based Saint Xavier’s High School was arrested on Monday for allegedly molesting an eight-year-old girl student of Class III of the same school.

PTTI teachers vow to back the Trinamool chief

March 18, 2009 2:37:39 am

With over 75,000 PPTI students on war path following non-recognition of their course,Trinamool Congress today received a windfall of sorts when the leader of the agitating lot pledged support to her party for its sympathy to their cause.

Nearly 3.44 lakh students appear for board exams

March 18, 2009 2:37:19 am

Nearly 3.44 lakh students from Saurashtra-Kutch appeared for the Class X and XII examinations conducted by the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board.

13,000 more engineering seats: Experts say show us jobs

March 18, 2009 2:36:42 am

At a time when the economy is in downturn and engineering students are facing difficulty in getting jobs,the state government has gone ahead with increasing of seats in engineering colleges in the state.

Students torch principal’s bike on not getting hall tickets for Boards

March 18, 2009 2:36:13 am

The state Board exams at the Sarvajanik High School in the Limbayat area of Surat took an ugly turn after 21 students who were to appear as SSC repeaters this year...

Model code: EC to put offenders on site

March 18, 2009 2:34:38 am

The Election Commission has decided to upload all instances of violation of model code of conduct in the public domain,including on its website,by April 2,the last date of filing nomination papers.

Choppers to fly over trouble zones during LS polls

March 18, 2009 2:33:25 am

The Election Commission has beefed up security for sensitive polling booths in the Naxal strongholds,including in Lalgarh,and disturbed areas like Nandigram and Singur.

Jyoti Basu bets on Third Front,with shy hands

March 18, 2009 2:32:04 am

CPM veteran Jyoti Basu has said the formation of a Third Front is very difficult at this moment. He appeared doubtful about the Third Front’s chances of coming to power but said if it did,the Left parties might join the government.

BSP to fight all LS seats in Bengal

March 18, 2009 2:28:08 am

CPM general secretary Praksh Karat may have pinned his hoped on the Third Front,but that has not deterred UP Chief Minister Mayawati from deciding to field BSP candidates in all the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the Left bastion of West Bengal.

CPM asks EC to switch off Mamata’s star TV show

March 18, 2009 2:25:10 am

Films of actors Tapas Paul and Shatabdi Roy,Trinamool Congress candidates from Krishnagar and Birbhum,respectively,may soon be off the small screen,at least till the election process is over on May 16.

Fresh IPL dates go out: Kolkata OK,no play in Delhi

March 18, 2009 2:22:57 am

A day after the Union Home Ministry asked the Indian Premier League officials to draw up a new schedule for the T20 tournament and present them to state governments concerned...

Latest tune of Trinamool: Jai Ho Mamata

March 18, 2009 2:21:13 am

Led by Kabir Suman,the one-time singer and now Trinamool candidate from Jadavpur,party workers have devised a new way to salute their chief.