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Anna fasts again, government faces anti-corruption heat
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) As Gandhian Anna Hazare Wednesday began a daylong token fast here to denounce the police crackdown on yoga guru Baba Ramdev's agitation, civil society activists accused the Congress-led government of trying to scuttle the anti-corruption campaign in the country.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:48:28 PM

Sensex in red, range-bound
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Indian equities markets were ruling depressed Wednesday, a little before closing bell, with a benchmark index ruling lower as negative global cues dampened trader sentiments here.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:47:24 PM

Democracy was murdered at Ramlila ground: Prashant Bhushan
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The post-midnight police crackdown on Baba Ramdev and his followers at Ramlila ground was a murder of democracy, senior counsel and member of the Lokpal bill drafting committee Prashant Bhushan said Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:42:46 PM

11-year-old disabled girl gets Rs.8 lakh compensation
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) More than four years after her lower limbs were left disabled following an accident, a Delhi court awarded Rs.8 lakh compensation to 11-year-old Rupali.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:37:48 PM

Samajwadi Party attacks Mayawati government
Agra, June 8 (IANS) The opposition Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh has accused the Mayawati government of being a corrupt and despotic political outfit, bent on ruining the development, environment and agriculture of India's most populous state.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:26:12 PM

No helmet, no fuel for Srinagar two-wheeler riders
Srinagar, June 8 (IANS) This has been tried elsewhere in the country, but for the first time in this summer capital city of Jammu and Kashmir petrol vends would not sell fuel to two-wheeler riders found not wearing helmets or triple-riding.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 2:09:59 PM

Kanimozhi, Sharad Kumar's bail pleas dismissed
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV managing director Sharad Kumar will continue to remain behind bars as the Delhi High Court Wednesday rejected their bail pleas in the 2G spectrum scam, citing prima facie evidence and their high political connections.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 1:44:02 PM

New fast attack craft joins Indian Navy
Kochi, June 8 (IANS) India Wednesday added a new warship to its fleet with the commissioning of a fast attack craft here that can aid in anti-piracy operations in the Arabian Sea.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 1:35:26 PM

Government scuttling Lokpal Bill, says Hazare
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Gandhian activist Anna Hazare Wednesday accused the government of trying to scuttle the proposed Lokpal Bill aimed at ending corruption in high places.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 1:30:20 PM

Haryana Roadways employees' strike harasses people
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) Residents of Haryana had a tough time as hundreds of Haryana Roadways employees went on a one-day strike Wednesday to protest against the privatisation policy of the state government.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 1:27:56 PM

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