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Lawyer goes to court, seeking Lalu Prasad's removal
Patna, April 11 (IANS) A petition has been filed against Railway Minister Lalu Prasad in the high court here, seeking his removal from the central ministry for his threatening remarks against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member Varun Gandhi.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 1:10:36 PM

Markets climb higher, key indices up 4 percent
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Indian equities markets climbed higher for the fifth consecutive week ending Thursday as a key index gained about 4.4 percent from its previous weekly close in what was a curtailed week of trading with markets open only three days.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:52:20 PM

Congress is not old, Priyanka's retort to Modi's 'budhia' remark
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), April 11 (IANS) Hitting out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for likening the Congress party to a 'budhia' (old woman), Priyanka Gandhi Saturday asked voters here whether she looked old.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:44:12 PM

Wild elephant kills woman in Chhattisgarh village
Raipur, April 11 (IANS) A 55-year-old woman was trampled to death by a wild elephant in Chhattisgarh's Mahasamund district, a forest official said Saturday.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:27:04 PM

PM, Congress ignoring Samajwadi Party: Mulayam Singh
Lucknow, April 11 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Saturday accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the Congress of ignoring his party despite the help it extended to the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government at the time of last year's trust vote in parliament.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:23:27 PM

Kandhamal BJP candidate booked for hate speech
Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) Ashok Sahu, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for Orrissa's Kandhamal Lok Sabha constituency, has been booked for delivering an inflammatory speech in a region where communal violence last year claimed 38 lives.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:19:50 PM

Orissa man ends life after losing job
Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) A 25-year-old man from Orissa who had lost his job with a Mumbai software firm last year and was unable to find a new one committed suicide by consuming pesticide, police said here Saturday.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:14:38 PM

A unique, entertaining graphic novel about self discovery (Book Review)
Book: 'Indian by Choice'; Author: Amit Dasgupta; Publisher: Wisdom Tree; Price: Rs.395

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:14:27 PM

Of costly watches and elephants in Meghalaya polls
Shillong, April 11 (IANS) Wild elephants and the costliest watch! Those are some of the talking points in mountainous Meghalaya where electioneering is at a low ebb with political parties trying to work out campaign schedules to instil enthusiasm amongst voters.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:04:00 PM

'Pink-slipped', they think jobs, not votes
Bangalore, April 11 (IANS) For hundreds of voters who have lost their jobs to the global meltdown - be it IT professionals or garment workers - the election tempo across India has little meaning.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 12:03:10 PM

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