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Police directed not to slap cases against runaway young couples
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) In a breather for young couples fleeing home to get married, the Delhi Police commissioner has issued guidelines that no case should be registered against them immediately if they provide proof that they are of marriageable age.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 8:13:57 PM

US aviation regulator refuses to postpone India visit
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) India's fear of getting downgraded by the US aviation regulator, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), looms large as the latter has refused to postpone its India tour beginning Feb 22, according to a government official.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 8:10:12 PM

Lalu, Sonia to visit Rae Bareli coach factory next week
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) With hurdles in setting up a rail coach factory in Rae Bareli finally removed, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit the Uttar Pradesh town next Tuesday to launch the Rs.20 billion ($408 million) project in the party chief's constituency.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 8:04:43 PM

Poll alliance with Congress not decided yet: Farooq Abdullah
Jammu, Jan 22 (IANS) The National Conference is yet to decide on poll alliance in Jammu and Kashmir with the ruling coalition partner Congress, party president and former chief minister Farooq Abdullah said Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:57:45 PM

Chandigarh police taking no chances for R-Day function
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) Indicating 'general threats' to the Republic Day celebrations here, the police Thursday said elaborate security arrangements were being made ahead of the Jan 26 function in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Mumbai.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:49:15 PM

Tourism minister condemns vandalisation of Mumbai hotel
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Tourism minister Ambika Soni Thursday said that people who Wednesday vandalized a five star hotel in Mumbai should not be allowed to take the law into their hands as it deterred tourists coming to India.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:43:47 PM

'Goa fishing jetty used to illegally land Pakistani nationals'
Panaji, Jan 22 (IANS) In a sensational disclosure, the chairman of the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) has alleged fishermen working out of a jetty located within the port premises often illegally ferried Pakistani nationals from international merchant ships to the Goan shores and vice versa.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:43:23 PM

Maytas defers Q4 financial results
Hyderabad, Jan 22 (IANS) Maytas Infra Limited, promoted by the family of disgraced Satyam Computer Services founder B. Ramalinga Raju, Thursday sought extension of time to announce the financial results for Oct-Dec 2008 quarter as its account books are being inspected by Registrar of Companies and the Serious Fraud Investigation Office.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:38:42 PM

Over 10,000 teachers observe 2-hour strike in Punjab
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) Over 10,000 teachers of various government and private colleges in Punjab and Chandigarh observed a strike for two hours Thursday to press for their pay hike demand.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:35:44 PM

Court issues notice to Delhi government over placement agencies
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday issued notice to the chief secretary of the Delhi government and the Delhi Police Commissioner asking what they are doing to deal with the trafficking of girls and boys and for implementing a law to regulate placement agencies.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:30:04 PM

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