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Upsets galore in Gurgaon Open chess
Gurgaon, Jan 22 (IANS) Grandmasters Evgeny Gleizerov of Russia and Petr Kostenko of Kazakhstan suffered shock defeats at the hands of unheralded P. Saravanakrishanan and Laltu Chatterjee of India, respectively, in the second round of the Gurgaon International Open Grand Master Chess tournament at Suncity World School here Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:29:30 PM

Ashok Leyland bags Rs.4.8-bn order from Delhi Transport Corp
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland has bagged orders worth Rs.4.8 billion (Rs.480 crore) for 875 high-end ultra low entry (ULE) buses from Delhi Transport Corp (DTC), the company said Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:13:57 PM

Advani says he has qualities to become prime minister
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s prime minister hopeful L.K. Advani Thursday asserted that he has the right attributes for the country's top job, days after prominent industrialists said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was fit for the post.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:13:32 PM

Maoists kill village guard in Orissa
Bhubaneswar, Jan 22 (IANS) Maoist rebels shot dead a village guard Thursday in Orissa’s Malkangiri district suspecting him to be a police informer, the police said.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:10:54 PM

Former official discloses 18 names in DDA housing scam
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) M.L. Gautam, a retired officer of Delhi Development Authority (DDA) arrested for alleged irregularities in the allotment of over 5,000 flats and touted as the kingpin, has disclosed names of 18 financers and builders involved in the scam, the police said Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:10:31 PM

Governor visits freedom fighters in Chandigarh
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) A group of freedom fighters living in this city had a pleasant surprise when Punjab Governor and Chandigarh’s Administrator Gen. (retd) S.F. Rodrigues visited their homes Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:10:08 PM

Simi takes lead at DLF golf
Gurgaon, Jan 22 (IANS) Shalini Malik dropped out of the lead as experienced Simi Mehra took over at the end of the second round of the eighth leg of the DLF Women's Indian Tour event.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 7:09:41 PM

Modi has no plans to apply for US visa: Official
Gandhinagar, Jan 22 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has no plans to seek a US visa after the change of guard at the White House, an official said here Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 6:42:55 PM

Idea Cellular net profit up 19.8 percent
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Telecom major Idea Cellular's net profit for the quarter ended Dec 31 zoomed 19.8 percent to Rs.2.84 billion (Rs.284 crore), compared to Rs.2.37 billion a year ago, an official statement said Thursday.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 6:41:44 PM

Ranbaxy posts Rs.6.8 bn losses in fourth quarter
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Leading drug maker Ranbaxy Laboratories Thursday reported a net loss after tax of Rs.6.8 billion for the quarter ended Dec 31, against a profit of Rs.1.88 billion during the like period the previous year,

Thursday, January 22, 2009 6:37:34 PM

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