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Second oldest after Scotland Yard, forensic lab loses identity
Shimla, Aug 26 (IANS) A British-era laboratory here has lost its pride of place as the world's second oldest forensic institution after Scotland Yard, with the central government deciding to merge it with another lab.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 11:05:30 AM

Pope sends blessings on Mother Teresa's birth centenary
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Describing Mother Teresa as an 'exemplary model of Christian virtue', Pope Benedict XVI has urged everyone to draw constantly from her spirituality and example in the service of the poor and the sick.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 10:51:58 AM

Non-lethal ways should be followed in Kashmir:PM
New Delhi Aug 26 (IANS) Describing the situation in Kashmir as a 'cause of serious concern', Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said 'non-lethal ways should be followed to manage protests'.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 10:37:51 AM

Goan helping hand in Pakistan flood relief work
Panaji, Aug 26 (IANS) As help pours in for Pakistan's flood-affected areas, a small group of Pakistanis of Goan origin is networking to bring hope to some 20 million people affected by the calamity.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 10:25:34 AM

Cloudy morning, another rainy day expected
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) After seven consecutive days of rain, Delhiites woke up to a cloudy morning Thursday with the weather office predicting showers later in the day and commuters hoping that they would be spared the agony of endless traffic snarls.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 10:21:49 AM

'Super Power?' is No.1 fiction tome (IANS Books)
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Raghav Bahl's 'Super Power?' topped the non-fiction section in the bestseller list this week while 'Secrets and Sins' by Jaishree Misra climbed several notches to the number one spot in the fiction category.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 10:14:43 AM

Maoists attack police station in Jharkhand
Ranchi, Aug 26 (IANS) Maoist rebels attacked a police station, torched six trucks and blasted the office of a political party in two districts of Jharkhand while enforcing their 24-hour strike in parts of the state early Thursday.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 8:56:44 AM

Two hurt in Noida school bus accident
Greater Noida, Aug 25 (IANS) Two students were hurt Wednesday when their mini-bus rammed into another school bus in the Kasna area of Greater Noida, police said.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 11:18:03 PM

Mob hacks cop to death for killing civilians
Raipur, Aug 25 (IANS) A mob hacked a police constable to death in a Chhattisgarh village Wednesday after he gunned down two civilians in an inebriated condition.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 11:01:37 PM

Congress not to join march on farmers' demands
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) The Congress party Wednesday said it will not join the march to parliament Thursday being organised by the Rashtriya Lok Dal and some other parties to support Uttar Pradesh farmers demanding higher compensation for their land acquired for the Yamuna Expressway.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 10:52:01 PM

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