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Suspected Maoists kill two 'police informers'
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) Suspected Maoists Saturday killed two people in West Bengal's Jhargram area in West Midnapore district after accusing them of being 'police informers', authorities said.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 2:14:32 PM

Angry Nitish returns flood relief money to Gujarat
Patna, June 19 (IANS) Miffed over advertisements featuring him and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and referring to the aid provided by Gujarat during the 2008 Kosi floods, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday returned the Rs.5 crore that had been given for the purpose.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 2:14:07 PM

Sensex climbs almost 3 percent amid global rally (Weekly market review)
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Indian equities markets rose in tandem with global bourses in the week gone by, with a benchmark index rising almost 3 percent from its previous weekly close as investors across the globe continued to buy on hopes that there would not be another full-blown financial crisis, this time triggered by Europe.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 1:46:02 PM

Muslims greet Kashmir's Hindus at temple festival
Srinagar, June 19 (IANS) Thousands of Kashmiri Hindus from across the country Saturday thronged the Khirbhawani temple in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district for an annual festival. Local Muslims greeted them with sweets as part of a centuries' old practice in the state where the two religions have traditionally lived in harmony.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 1:38:05 PM

Maoists torch construction company vehicles
Ranchi, June 19 (IANS) Maoist rebels torched vehicles of a road construction company in Jharkhand's Chatra district Saturday, police said.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 1:36:39 PM

Poor Bihar's ministers spent Rs.47 lakh on petrol
Patna, June 19 (IANS) Fourteen ministers in Bihar, one of India's poorest and most economically backward states, spent a whopping Rs.47.34 lakh on petrol in about 19 months, a querry under the Right to Information (RTI) Act has revealed.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 1:33:36 PM

GoM on Bhopal begins second day meeting
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Group of Ministers (GoM) on the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy began its second day of deliberations here Saturday to discuss the legal, environmental and health issues relating to the world's worst industrial disaster.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 1:13:50 PM

Goa's tourism image needs to be rebuilt: Official
Panaji, June 19 (IANS) The image of Goa has taken a beating in the tourism circuits following the incidents of crimes against foreign female tourists and only a professional public relations agency can rectify the damage, a senior tourism trade official said Saturday.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 12:07:27 PM

When people made rural health mission work
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) These stories may have gone unnoticed, but in the nooks and crannies of India, rural people desperate for better healthcare are finally making the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) work through a community monitoring programme.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 12:05:36 PM

BJP has to grapple with old friends, sulking allies (Comment)
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is in the throes of change. While several former members like Jaswant Singh and Ram Jethmalani are returning to the party, some of its allies are showing signs of restiveness.

Saturday, June 19, 2010 12:04:50 PM

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