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176 tonnes of fuel oil retrieved from sunken ship
Bhubaneswar, Oct 26 (IANS) A US firm engaged to pump out fuel oil from a Mongolian ship that sank last month off Paradip harbour in Orissa retrieved at least 176 tonnes of oil by Monday, an official said.

Monday, October 26, 2009 10:21:05 PM

India should open market to US companies: Ron Kirk
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The US has asked India to further improve its intellectual property regime and open its market for US firms, even as both countries worked towards finalising a framework agreement on trade and investment, which will be signed soon.

Monday, October 26, 2009 10:20:50 PM

Gujarat BJP chief suffers heart attck, hospitalised
Gandhinagar, Oct 26 (IANS) Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Purshottam Rupala was admitted to a hospital in Ahmedabad Monday after he suffered a mild heart attack, a party official said.

Monday, October 26, 2009 10:14:41 PM

'Himachal state Congress chief pushed, jostled'
Shimla, Oct 26 (IANS) Agitated over the denial of a ticket to Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh's wife for the Himachal Pradesh by-elections, some activists of the Congress party Monday pushed and jostled state party president Kaul Singh Thakur, party sources said. Thakur, however, denied the incident.

Monday, October 26, 2009 10:14:01 PM

India, China foreign ministers to meet in Bangalore Tuesday
Bangalore, Oct 26 (IANS) India and China are in the process of 'narrowing' mutual differences and the talks slated here Tuesday between External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi are aimed towards that, a senior official said Monday.

Monday, October 26, 2009 10:04:47 PM

2 youths arrested for killing leopard in Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, Oct 26 (IANS) Wildlife officials in Uttar Pradesh Monday arrested two youths for killing a full-grown leopard in the state's Katarnia Ghat forest reserve.

Monday, October 26, 2009 9:54:50 PM

Guard at Maken's family home assaulted
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) A guard posted at Minister of State for Home Ajay Maken's family house in the capital's Rajouri Garden area was assaulted by three masked men, who then discussed ways to rob an ATM across the road, according to a complaint by Maken's brother. Police Monday said they are investigating the incident.

Monday, October 26, 2009 9:52:14 PM

Sikkim's farmers demand fertiliser subsidy reforms
Gangtok, Oct 26 (IANS) The farmers' community and the Sikkim government Monday demanded fertiliser subsidy reforms, saying the state, which has adopted organic agriculture policy, is not benefiting from the central government's policy of providing subsidy for chemical fertilisers.

Monday, October 26, 2009 9:52:04 PM

Elecon forays into hospitality sector
Ahmedabad, Oct 26 (IANS) The Rs.1,500-crore engineering major Elecon group Monday made its foray into the hospitality sector with the launch of its resort, Madhubhan Resorts and Spa, in Charotar of Gujarat's Anand district.

Monday, October 26, 2009 9:44:55 PM

Punjab, Haryana procure over 100 lakh tonnes paddy
Chandigarh, Oct 26 (IANS) Despite less-than-normal rainfall and drought-like conditions in some parts, Punjab and Haryana procured over 100 lakh tonnes of paddy this season, government officials from the two states said Monday.

Monday, October 26, 2009 9:44:44 PM

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