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Expert panel on financial crisis to meet Monday afternoon
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) An expert panel under Finance Secretary Arun Ramanathan meets here later Monday to find solutions to help India weather the impact of the global financial storm that has sent stocks crashing and industrial growth dip to the lowest in a decade.

Monday, October 13, 2008 11:29:30 AM

Dasmunsi rushed to AIIMS after heart attack, serious
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister P.R. Dasmunsi has been rushed to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) following a heart attack and is said to be in a serious condition.

Monday, October 13, 2008 11:28:55 AM

Soldiers clash with policemen in Agra
Agra, Oct 13 (IANS) A group of soldiers from the Indian Army clashed with policemen and ransacked a police station here, an official said Monday.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:40:41 AM

Indian markets open strong after pep talk by Chidambaram
Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Indian equities opened strong and moved up further on global cues, as Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said the fundamentals of the Indian economy remained strong, minutes before the opening bell.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:40:04 AM

India's moon mission rides on basketballer turned rocket scientist
Chennai, Oct 13 (IANS) As a Kerala state player, George Koshy used to shoot the ball into the basket during his college days. Today, as a rocket scientist with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the tall, 58-year-old M.Tech from IIT-Bombay is the project director for Chandrayaan-1, India's maiden unmanned moon mission, and on his broad shoulders rests the venture's success.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:29:27 AM

Stop copying West, promote Indian heritage: Sabyasachi Mukherjee
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) At a time when most Indian designers draw inspiration from the West, stylist Sabyasachi Mukherjee warns that if they do not hold on to Indian heritage, it will soon be lost for ever.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:24:20 AM

'Buddhists not benefiting from India's inclusive growth policy'
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India's nearly eight million Buddhists are not benefiting from the government's inclusive growth policy to enhance the socio-educational status of minorities, says Lama Chosphel Zotpa, a senior member of the National Commission for Minorities (NCM).

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:16:42 AM

Fashionistas fear 'Fashion' might generate negative vibes about industry
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Director Madhur Bhandarkar's attempt to probe the dark side of the style industry in his upcoming movie 'Fashion' has fashionistas worried that it might generate negative vibes about the industry.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:07:26 AM

Equities markets open in the green
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Indian equities markets opened in the green Monday, minutes after Finance Minister P. Chidambaram sought to lift the mood of investors by pointing out the inherent strengths of the economy and promising more measures to increase money supply into the financial system if need be.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:03:22 AM

Delhi Fashion Week to combine luxury with creativity (Preview)
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Luxury and creativity will be exhibited in full throttle at the inaugural edition of the Delhi Fashion Week (DFW) that starts at the Emporio Mall here Tuesday, bringing together an eclectic mix of designers ranging from industry top-notches to emerging youngsters.

Monday, October 13, 2008 10:01:14 AM

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