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Oommen Chandy's enviable innings - 40 years as legislator
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 14 (IANS) Not many in Indian politics can boast of winning nine elections on the trot, but Kerala's former chief minister Oommen Chandy shrugs off his enviable innings even as he completes 40 years as a legislator in the assembly Saturday.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 9:52:56 AM

Maoists blow up railway track in Bihar
Patna, Sep 14 (IANS) Maoists blew up a railway track in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district and set ablaze the machine room of a mobile tower in Gaya district early Tuesday to enforce a two-day strike, police said.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 9:47:20 AM

Condoms, sex issues taboo no more at Jamia Millia (Feature)
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Not so long ago, the mere mention of the word 'sex' would raise eyebrows and spark a debate in Jamia Millia Islamia, recall old-timers at the 90-year-old university. Today, however, students freely walk up to a university facility to collect condoms.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 9:21:30 AM

Goa flood relief scam threatens Congress-NCP relations
Panaji, Sept 14 (IANS) The alleged siphoning of around Rs.85 lakh collected as flood relief fund from the public by the Youth Congress last year has strained relations between the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), both of which are coalition partners in the state government.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 1:08:53 AM

Court calls for amicable settlement of Ayodhya dispute
Lucknow, Sep 14 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday called upon the rival parties to explore the possibility of a last-minute amicable settlement of the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010 12:28:15 AM

Deepika wants to further lift her game ahead of Games
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) A silver at the Shanghai Archery World Cup notwithstanding, teenage sensation Deepika Kumari feels she still needs to lift her game and wants to utilise the coming Edinburgh World Cup final to be in peak form during next month's Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

Monday, September 13, 2010 11:59:21 PM

Raza, Husain, Souza top grossers in online art auction
New Delhi, Sept 13 (IANS) Early contemporary masters stormed back to the art auction market this week, steering the top-of-the chain price trends at the two-day Saffronart's autumn online auction that made Rs.29 crore ($6.4 million).

Monday, September 13, 2010 11:58:31 PM

Court calls for amicable settlement of Ayodhya dispute
Lucknow, Sep 13 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday called upon the rival parties to explore the possibility of a last-minute amicable settlement of the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute.

Monday, September 13, 2010 11:56:35 PM

Yamuna rises alarmingly in Agra, Mathura
Agra, Sep 13 (IANS) As the Yamuna's water level began receding in Delhi, the situation in Mathura and Agra became alarming Monday as the river began flooding the low-lying areas, leading to evacuation of the residents.

Monday, September 13, 2010 11:56:14 PM

District top cop booked as Jats clash for quota
Chandigarh/Hisar, Sep 13 (IANS) One person was killed and several injured as hundreds of Jats demanding quotas in government jobs and educational institutes went on a rampage Monday and clashed with the police in Hissar. The Haryana government booked the district police chief for murder after the incident.

Monday, September 13, 2010 11:46:12 PM

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