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Letter on army chief my personal opinion: Amarinder
Chandigarh, Jan 3 (IANS) Former Punjab chief minister and state Congress president Amarinder Singh Tuesday said that the letter he wrote to Defence Minister A.K. Antony on the birth date of Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh was his personal ''opinion'' and in his ''personal capacity''.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:34:54 PM

No deal with Congress on Lokayukta, says Mamata
Kolkata, Jan 3 (IANS) Denying any deal with the Congress on the issue of Lokayukta in the Lokpal bill, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday said she felt that the Lokayukta should remain a prerogative of the states.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:34:53 PM

Congress downplays differences with Mamata
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday played down its differences with United Progressive Alliance constituent Trinamool Congress (TMC), saying the Mamata Banerjee-led party was an alliance partner in West Bengal and in the central government.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:25:23 PM

Dense fog in Punjab, Haryana
Chandigarh, Jan 3 (IANS) Dense fog engulfed several parts of Punjab and Haryana Tuesday morning as cold wave conditions continued in both states.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:15:14 PM

Qinghai-Tibet railway carries 6.5 mn people in 2011
Beijing, Jan 3 (IANS) China''s Qinghai-Tibet railway, the world''s highest altitude railway, has transported over 6.5 million people in 2011, the rail company said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:15:03 PM

Polls in BMC, 9 other municipal corporations Feb 16
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) Elections to 10 major municipal corporations in Maharashtra, including the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, will be held Feb 16, an election official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:11:53 PM

18-year-old runner dies during half marathon
Bhubaneswar, Jan 3 (IANS) An 18-year-old runner died and two others fell ill while running a half marathon in Odisha''s Jagatsinghpur district Tuesday, police said.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:11:43 PM

Limit yourself, Badal tells EC; We''ll respond, says CEC
Chandigarh/New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has appealed to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to ask its officials in the state ''to act within the parameters of their constitutional brief''.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:11:34 PM

Five years on, Nandigram feels forgotten and betrayed
Nandigram (West Bengal), Jan 3 (IANS) Five years after a movement that catapulted it into the national spotlight and spelt the beginning of the end of the 34-year Left rule, Nandigram is still counting the losses of the bloody anti-land acquisition movement.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 4:07:03 PM

Reliance Industries to invest in Network 18, TV18
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani promoted Reliance Industries (RIL) Tuesday said it would invest in Network18 and TV18, to help fund promoters of the media firms to acquire a bouquet of regional channels from the Eenadu group.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 3:56:03 PM

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