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'Twere frog legs, the snake itself had no legs'
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 (IANS) Researchers of the Kerala University have proved that a snake, killed in city suburbs, had no legs. Instead those were the legs of a frog that the snake had swallowed.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 3:46:07 PM

Sonia has advice for bickering Chhattisgarh Congress leaders
Raipur, Sep 18 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi has advised party leaders in Chhattisgarh to stop bickering publicly over picking candidates for the November assembly elections, party sources said Thursday.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 2:42:53 PM

Former central minister accused of torture by wife
Guwahati, Sep 18 (IANS) Former union minister Matang Sinh's wife has lodged a police complaint against him accusing him of torture, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 2:41:17 PM

AIG's India operations, banking system sound: Chidambaram
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The Indian operations of the US-based financial services giant American Insurance Group (AIG) are sound and so is the case with domestic banks, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said here Thursday, against the backdrop of the current global financial crisis.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 2:40:15 PM

Heavy rains kill three, affect one million
Bhubaneswar, Sep 18 (IANS) At least three people have died and nearly one million people have been affected by flash floods in Orissa, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 2:39:01 PM

Delhi picks Ahmed Rashid, Aravind Adiga as best selling authors
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid's 'Descent Into Chaos' rules the non-fiction list this week while the Booker Prize shortlisted 'The White Tiger' by debutant Aravind Adiga is a hit with fiction readers.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 2:11:13 PM

Chidambaram sees credit tightness, promises adequate liquidity
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The collapse of Lehman Brothers can lead to some tightness in credit in India, but the government will provide coordinated funding where needed, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Thursday.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 1:48:18 PM

Karnataka offers 1,000 acres for Nano
Bangalore, Sep 18 (IANS) The Karnataka government Thursday offered 1,000 acres of land to Tatas if they plan to shift the Nano car project from troubled Singur in West Bengal.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 1:46:52 PM

15 hurt as bomb explodes in Assam market
Guwahati, Sep 18 (IANS) At least 15 people were injured, two of them critically, in a powerful explosion Thursday in Assam's Chirang district.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 1:46:25 PM

Bidding for mobile number portability agency in a week
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The bidding for an agency that will overlook the rollout of the proposed mobile number portability (MNP) will open within a week, telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura said Thursday.

Thursday, September 18, 2008 12:56:08 PM

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