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Satyam chief financial officer Srinivas resigns
Hyderabad, Jan 8 (IANS) Chief financial officer (CFO) Vadlamani Srinivas of the tainted Satyam Computer Services Ltd resigned from the IT bellwether a day after founder chairman B. Ramalinga Raju quit admitting to a massive financial fraud, a top company official said Thursday.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 10:08:59 PM

BCCI trying to find solution to selector issue
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) The Indian cricket board is trying to hammer out an acceptable solution to the problem of possible dual representations from states in three of the five zones during the coming selection committee meetings for the Duleep Trophy tournament.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 10:07:10 PM

Long queues for fuel as petrol pumps start to go dry
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Alarmed Delhi'ites Thursday made a beeline for petrol pumps to tank up their vehicles as most petrol pumps went 'dry' on the second day of a strike by oil sector employees demanding higher wages.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:49:15 PM

PSB, Punjab Police to clash in Beighton hockey final
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) Punjab and Sindh Bank and Punjab Police carved out contrasting wins Thursday to set up a final clash at the 113th All India Beighton Cup hockey tournament here.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:45:37 PM

MCC, Bengal cricket together mark first Test at Eden Gardens
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the first ever official cricket Test match at the Eden Gardens here, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) have come together this week to issue 1,000 commemorative covers.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:37:02 PM

Orissa to use essential services act to tackle oil sector strike
Bhubaneswar, Jan 8 (IANS) The Orissa government will invoke the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) to tackle the ongoing strike by employees of public sector oil companies, a state official said Thursday.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:34:12 PM

Soren loses by-election, BJP demands assembly polls
Ranchi/New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren Thursday lost an assembly by-election that he needed to win to remain in power, prompting the state's opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to demand his resignation and fresh assembly polls.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:30:52 PM

Four killed in police shootout in Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, Jan 8 (IANS) Four gangsters who had committed many crimes in Uttar Pradesh were killed in a shootout with the police though two managed to escape Thursday evening, the police said.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:30:30 PM

Police foil suicide bid of aspiring doctor in Delhi
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Promptly reacting to a distress call, Delhi Police personnel Thursday saved the life of an an aspiring doctor, who had attempted suicide, by breaking open the door of his hostel room in south Delhi and cutting the rope from which he was hanging.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:30:06 PM

Satyam new management scouting for investors, open to sell-off
Hyderabad, Jan 8 (IANS) As corporate India, particularly the IT industry, Thursday assessed the damage to Brand India caused by the Rs.70-billion financial fraud of Satyam Computer founder B. Ramalinga Raju, the new management team said it was looking for a strategic partner and was open to the idea of outright sale.

Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:11:09 PM

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