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'Gujarat will become IT hub soon'
Ahmedabad, Sep 26(IANS) Gujarat will witness an ICT (information and communication technology) boom thanks to its IT special economic zones (SEZs), said an industry official here Friday.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:44:06 PM

Speed up flood relief measures: Sonia
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi Friday instructed officials in her Rae Bareli constituency in Uttar Pradesh to speed up flood relief measures and distribute the compensation granted to the affected people at the earliest.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:43:48 PM

Patil reviews moves to strengthen intelligence
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Home Minister Shivraj Patil Friday chaired a meet to review the progress made on moves to strengthen the Intelligence Bureau (IB) and special branches in the states in the wake of the recent terror attacks in the country.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:43:04 PM

Dalit commits suicide following harassment by BSP legislator
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) A Dalit man committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh following alleged harassment by a Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) legislator, the police said Friday.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:14:19 PM

Tata Steel hits back at JSCA on Keenan's availability
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Tata Steel, which owns the Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur, criticised the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) for wrongly informing the Indian cricket board that the stadium wouldn't be available for a one-day match in November.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:13:54 PM

Railways to levy 5-7 percent surcharge on freight
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Railways ministry is going to levy a busy season surcharge on freight, making transportation of goods by trains costlier by 5-7 percent.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:13:25 PM

Calcutta High Court sets aside order on Nano deal
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Friday set aside the order of the West Bengal information commissioner directing the state government to make public its agreement with Tata Motors for setting up the Nano plant in Singur.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:12:32 PM

Rs.50 mn sanctioned for cross-LoC trade infrastructure
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) The government has sanctioned Rs.50 million to build infrastructure to begin cross-border trade with Pakistan at the Line of Control (LoC), Minister of State for Power and Commerce Jairam Ramesh said here Friday.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:12:16 PM

Government seeks court's help over smoking ban
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday heard a plea by the central government, seeking its help to ban smoking in public places from Oct 2.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:11:43 PM

Ad-hoc committee looking for a foreign hockey coach
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The ad hoc selection committee, set up by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to run the country's hockey affairs, is now looking for a foreign coach and for the time being made Harender Singh the coach in-charge of the men's team.

Friday, September 26, 2008 8:08:59 PM

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