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One night at the Taj Mahal hotel - survivor narrates terror ordeal
We started our evening casually at The Taj Mahal Palace at the Crystal Ball Room. I got there at 9.35 p.m. Wednesday with my brother Manish for our friend's wedding reception. We hadn't been there 15 minutes when we heard sounds we dismissed as construction work or crackers. When the 'boom boom' went on and got nearer, it was apparent they were gunshots.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 1:19:30 PM

Mystery shrouds Japanese woman's death in Delhi hotel
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Uncertainty loomed large over the cause of the death of a 50-year-old Japanese woman, who was found dead in a central Delhi hotel Monday, a police officer said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:54:33 PM

Shiv Sena urges president to dismiss Maharashtra government
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A delegation of Shiv Sena members Tuesday met President Pratibha Patil here and urged her to immediately dissolve the state legislature and impose President's Rule as 'the people have lost faith' in the state government in the wake of the Mumbai terror strikes.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:51:47 PM

India awaiting Pakistan response on list of most wanted
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) India Tuesday said it was waiting for a response from Pakistan over the extradition of 20 most wanted criminals who are said to be in that country and underlined that the international community was firmly behind New Delhi in the wake of the Mumbai attack.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:51:20 PM

Stage set for Internet Governance Forum meet in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Dec 2 (IANS) The stage is set for the third edition of Internet Governance Forum (IGF), the world's largest Internet congregation formed by the Union Nations Secretary General.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:41:32 PM

Valley has season's coldest day
Srinagar, Dec 2 (IANS) With the minimum temperature dropping to minus 2.5 degrees Celsius, Kashmir Valley had its season's coldest day Tuesday, officials of the meteorology department said.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:36:16 PM

Indian equities decline as US confirms recession
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A key Indian market index was ruling some 3.5 percent lower during intra-day trading Tuesday, with sentiments dampened by the US officially confirming a recession in the world's largest economy.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:23:14 PM

Maoists pay tribute to slain soldiers of Mumbai terror attack
Ranchi, Dec 2 (IANS) A Maoist guerrilla outfit has paid tributes to the security force personnel 'who laid down their lives for the country' fighting terrorists during the Mumbai terror attack last week.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 12:07:23 PM

No trace of Reliance official abducted in Patna
Patna, Dec 2 (IANS) A Reliance Communications employee who was abducted from here last week is still untraceable and the family has not received any call for ransom, police said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 11:35:48 AM

Goa arrests 243 illegal migrants, steps up coastal security
Panaji, Dec 2 (IANS) As many as 243 migrants illegally staying at a South Goa slum were arrested as part of measures undertaken by authorities to keep Goa terror free during the tourist season. The state has also taken steps to tighten security along its coastline, police said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008 11:29:58 AM

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