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Three schoolchildren die in train-bus collision
Ferozepur (Punjab), Feb 2 (IANS) At least three children were killed and 13 injured Monday when their school van collided with a railway engine at an unmanned crossing in this border district of Punjab.

Monday, February 02, 2009 12:48:23 PM

Maruti registers highest monthly sales in January
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Leading car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki registered its highest-so far monthly sales - 71,779 units - in January, it said here Monday.

Monday, February 02, 2009 12:47:11 PM

Bihar's polio immunisation drive may be hit by strike
Patna, Feb 2 (IANS) The polio immunisation drive in Bihar, which kicked off Sunday, might be severely hit by the ongoing indefinite strike by government employees, including health officials. Authorities, however, said they would recruit volunteers to meet the requirement.

Monday, February 02, 2009 12:39:29 PM

Markets in a slump around noon
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Indian equities markets were in a slump Monday around noon, with a key index ruling 2.18 percent lower than its last closing figure.

Monday, February 02, 2009 12:24:25 PM

Law Minister imputes 'political motives' to poll panel chief
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Union Law Minister H.R. Bhardwaj Monday attributed political motives to Chief Election Commissioner N. Gopalaswami for seeking the ouster of Election Commissioner Navin Chawla from the poll panel.

Monday, February 02, 2009 12:06:01 PM

Jharkhand villagers lynch three Maoist rebels
Ranchi, Feb 2 (IANS) Residents of a Jharkhand village lynched three Maoist rebels who attempted to abduct a contractor but failed, police said Monday.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:53:26 AM

DLF net profit down 71 percent
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Realty major DLF's net profit has dipped 70.6 percent to Rs.1.78 billion (Rs.178 crore) for the quarter ended Dec 31, as compared to Rs.6.05 billion (Rs.605 crore) in the corresponding period last year.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:32:39 AM

Punjab Gold Cup will help us prepare for World Cup: Dutch hockey coach
Chandigarh, Feb 2 (IANS) Dutch hockey coach Michel van den Heuvel feels that his team's experience at the Punjab Gold Cup will help the players prepare well for the 2010 World Cup in India.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:32:14 AM

Thousands of Hindus offer prayers to the sun in Orissa
Bhubaneswar, Feb 2 (IANS) Nearly half a million Hindu devotees Monday took a holy dip in a pond in Orissa's temple town of Konark and offered prayers to the sun in the belief that they would be cured of all diseases.

Monday, February 02, 2009 11:21:15 AM

Delhi's winter far from over: weatherman
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Don't let the warm winter sun and the calm winds fool you into shedding your woollens. As temperatures remain close to normal, the weatherman warns of another cold spell.

Monday, February 02, 2009 10:59:46 AM

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