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Ishrat killing: Chidambaram defends government affidavit
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Defending the central government's affidavit on Mumbai girl Ishrat Jahan and three others who were alleged victims of extrajudicial killing, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said such inputs are 'not evidence or conclusive proof' and 'are shared with states on a regular basis'.

Friday, September 11, 2009 7:21:10 PM

US remembers victims of 9/11 terrorist attacks
New York, Sep 11 (Xinhua) New York city started commemorating the eighth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center Friday morning.

Friday, September 11, 2009 6:26:59 PM

Anxiety, depression much more common than thought
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) The prevalence of anxiety, depression and drug dependency may be twice as high as the mental health community has been led to believe.

Friday, September 11, 2009 3:41:57 PM

Del Potro overhauls Cilic to reach first Grand Slam semi-final
New York, Sep 11 (DPA) Argentine Juan del Potro won a battle of 20-year-olds with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 comeback over Croatian Marin Cilic to make his biggest career impression at a Grand Slam by reaching the US Open semi-final.

Friday, September 11, 2009 3:12:41 PM

Indian-American developing lighter, blast-proof glass
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) An Indian-American researcher is developing a futuristic glass that will be thinner, lighter and less vulnerable to terrorist attacks and small-scale explosions.

Friday, September 11, 2009 2:47:27 PM

New Zealand opt to bat against India
Colombo, Sep 11 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori won the toss and opted to bat against India in the second One-day international of the Compaq Cup tri-series at the Premedasa Stadium here Friday.

Friday, September 11, 2009 2:28:28 PM

Ketamine can help those with suicidal tendencies
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) A drug called ketamine can be a boon for those with suicidal tendencies by bringing down depression levels rapidly, a preliminary study has revealed.

Friday, September 11, 2009 12:58:41 PM

Carey performs soaked in dog pee
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey was left drenched in urine after her beloved dog Cha Cha relieved himself on her just before she was due to perform live.

Friday, September 11, 2009 12:45:36 PM

Rapper Dappy convicted for spitting in girl's face
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Rap star Dappy has a secret conviction for spitting in a girl's face during a drunken brawl. He was handed a suspended jail term after admitting to assaulting a female fan.

Friday, September 11, 2009 12:45:10 PM

Crawford urges cheating husbands to hire housekeepers
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Former supermodel Cindy Crawford has urged cheating husbands to hire housekeepers because she feels that the move would give overworked wives more time to be with their partners.

Friday, September 11, 2009 12:32:35 PM

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