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2 brain dead persons give new
lease of life to 3 patients

Pune/Mumbai, Aug 18: Two brain dead persons gave a new lease of life to three patients, with a lung of one of the donors being flown from Pune to a hospital in Chennai and her heart transported to Mumbai.
The hospital in Chennai claimed it to be the longest distance haul of donated lung in the country......

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Death threat to Manik Sarkar

Agartala, Aug 18 : An unidentified person has issued a death threat to Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, police said today.The threat appeared in a Facebook post by one Riya Roy on behalf of the 'World Anti-Communist Council' yesterday which said anybody who will kill Sarkar would be awarded Rs five lakh..

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SC to look into conspiracy behind
bomb making in Rajiv case

New Delhi, Aug 17:  The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to inform it about the investigation on the conspiracy aspect behind making of the bomb that had killed former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991......

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COMMENT

To delete Article 35-A, Is to
fulfill the RSS agenda
regarding effacement of J&K’s distinct identity

M.Y.Tarigami

Background 
Since the Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution which confers some special privileges on the permanent residents of J&K has become a very hot topic, we need to go back in history and trace the genesis of the present conspiracy which aims at the deletion of this provision. It is essential to note that th...

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70th Anniversary of India’s Independence:
Powerful Struggles Alone Can Build Alternative Narrative

Sitaram Yechury

AS India marks its 70th anniversary of independence, it is necessary to recollect that the current political and social battles that are going on in our country emerge from a continuous ideological battle between three distinct visions of what should be the character of the political and social structure of post-independent India that arose during ...

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27th December, 2015 towards Red Brigade

Huge rally by CPIM in Kolkata at Brigade Parade Ground on Sunday on 27th December, 2015.

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