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No troop movement but all options open: Indian Army chief
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) There was no troop movement on India's side and war was the 'last resort' but the country had all options open following Pakistan's refusal to act against those who ordered the terror attack on Mumbai, Indian Army chief Deepak Kapoor said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:28:24 PM

India may soon have a dedicated weather channel: Met official
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) India may soon get its own dedicated weather channel, said the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:22:16 PM

BJP, CPI-M join hands, pitch for consensus on media control
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Cutting across the ideological divide, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday supported broadcasters against proposed measures to control the electronic media in emergency situations and asked the government to evolve a consensus.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:21:02 PM

India, Bangladesh to conduct joint army exercise
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) In order to combat growing terrorist activities and insurgency problems, the armies of India and Bangladesh will jointly conduct a counter terrorism exercise in the northeastern state of Assam this year, officials said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:15:58 PM

Five pilgrims die after Makar Sankranti dip
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Five pilgrims died of cerebral stroke or cardiac arrest Wednesday, as nearly half a million devotees took the holy dip at the confluence of the Ganga and the Bay of Bengal on the occasion of Makar Sankranti Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:15:27 PM

Markets close on a high, short-covering helps
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Indian equity markets Wednesday broke the downtrend since the middle of last week, with investors deciding to take profits by short-covering their positions, and a key index ending trade about 3.3 percent above its previous close.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:03:37 PM

Court seeks response from government on 3G spectrum auction
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought a response from the government on auctioning of radio frequency for next generation mobile services, better known as 3G.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 6:02:04 PM

Sri Lanka seeks India's expertise in strengthening tourism
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka Wednesday sought India's help in strengthening tourism to meet the challenges posed by the global meltdown.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:56:21 PM

Jharkhand political crisis lingers, Soren recovering in hospital
Ranchi, Jan 14 (IANS) Political crisis in Jharkhand continued Wednesay, even as outgoing Chief Minister Shibu Soren, who lost a key by-election recently forcing him to step down, was recuperating in a hospital.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:54:37 PM

India keeping all options open: Indian Army chief
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) A war with Pakistan was the last resort but India was keeping all options open given its view that the 'perpetrators of 26/11' were from that country, Indian Army chief Deepak Kapoor said Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:47:18 PM

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