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Citibank manager's arrest stayed by Supreme Court
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday restrained the Chandigarh police from arresting Citibank's local branch manager for allegedly embezzling Rs.11 million and shares worth Rs.16 million from a customer's account.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:32:41 PM

CPI-M declines any talks on oil price hike
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Sticking to its tough stand, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday said it would not back-track on its opposition to fuel prices hike and maintained that the government should rework taxes on petroleum products instead.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:29:40 PM

Five injured in police firing in Uttar Pradesh
Kanshiram Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), May 30 (IANS) At least five people were injured when police opened fire to disperse an agitating crowd here Friday. The locals were protesting against the the government's decision to dissolve one of the tehsils of the newly constituted Kanshiram Nagar district.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:17:31 PM

Court allows elevated Metro line in south Delhi
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday allowed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to go ahead with the construction of an elevated line between Defence Colony and Nehru Place in south Delhi that was opposed by residents abutting the corridor.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:16:26 PM

BJP's southern dream comes true, Yeddyurappa promises 'model Karnataka'
Bangalore, May 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday finally realised its dream of ruling in southern India when a 30-member ministry headed by long-time Hindu activist B.S. Yeddyurappa took office in Karnataka.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:10:13 PM

Girl tops Chhattisgarh Class 10 Board exam
Raipur, May 30 (IANS) Yamini Patel of a private girls school in Raigarh topped the Class 10 Chhattisgarh Board exam results announced here Friday.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:09:58 PM

Rahul misses second successive WC final appearance by a whisker
Kolkata, May 30 (IANS) Rahul Banerjee's dream of a second successive World Cup final appearance was shattered as he suffered a one-point loss to United States archer Bardy Ellison in the men's recurve individual semi-final at the third Meteksan World Cup archery meet at Antalya (Turkey).

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:09:23 PM

CRPF trooper killed in Maoist attack
Raipur, May 30 (IANS) A trooper of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was killed and another critically injured Friday when Maoist guerrillas attacked them at an interior village's weekly market in Chhattisgarh's restive Dantewada district.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:08:36 PM

India's growth higher but no respite from price rise
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) For a country getting ready for an imminent hike in fuel prices, Friday brought a mixed bag of news for its policy makers with economic growth tweaked higher to 9 percent for 2007-08, but inflation breaching the 8 percent mark to its steepest levels in three-and-a-half years.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:06:45 PM

Karnataka's new chief minister goes green to woo farmers
Bangalore, May 30 (IANS) Indian farmer seems to be the much sought-after by political parties these days, and Karnataka's new chief minister, B.S. Yeddyurappa of the Bharatiya Janata Party, did not lag behind in the exercise of wooing the farmer as he assumed office Friday.

Friday, May 30, 2008 7:05:41 PM

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