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Eight more rescued from besieged hotel, over 15 terrorists inside
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) At least eight more hostages were rescued from Oberoi Trident hotel Thursday evening in what appeared to be the end game of a long drawn battle of attrition between Indian security forces and terrorists who have laid siege to it, but many are still feared trapped inside their rooms or are in terrorists' custody.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:44:30 PM

Gunfire still rages as seven terrorists dead, 13 at large
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) Gunshots continued to ring through Mumbai's iconic Taj hotel and the Oberoi Trident hotel as well as Nariman Bhavan Thursday evening as Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh said anti-terrorist operations would continue through the night till morning if the situation so warranted.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:42:27 PM

GM Abhijeet spearheads Indian chess challenge against Armenia
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Grandmaster and World Junior Champion Abhijeet Gupta will spearhead the Indian challenge in the 1st India-Armenia Friendship Chess match that starts here Sunday at the Russian Centre for Science, Arts and Culture.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:41:56 PM

Chiranjeevi offers blood for Mumbai victims
Hyderabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Telugu superstar-turned-politician Chiranjeevi Thursday offered to provide blood from his blood bank for the injured in Mumbai terrorist attacks.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:40:39 PM

Another 'terrorist' calls news channel, wants talks with government
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Imran Babar, who identified himself as one of the terrorists involved in the terror strikes in Mumbai, called up a TV news channel Thursday and said they wanted to have talks with the government for exchange of the hostages.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:38:23 PM

Political parties should unite to fight terror: Mayawati
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Condemning the Mumbai terror attacks, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Thursday said all political parties should unite to fight terror and remarked that this was 'not the time to run down anyone'.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:37:25 PM

Quotes from India Inc that wants strong anti-terror measures
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The following are some quotes from captains of Indian industry who have condemned the terror attack in Mumbai since Wednesday night and called for strong anti-terror mechanism and laws:

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:31:38 PM

Uttar Pradesh employees get pay parity with central government
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Thursday announced pay parity with the central government for the state government's 1.8 million employees and teachers.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:25:16 PM

'Mumbai terror attack is an attack on every Indian'
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The terror strike in Mumbai is not just an assault on India's financial capital but on every Indian and the secular fabric of the country, said leaders of political parties Thursday, condemning the dastardly attacks that have left at least 101 dead and more than 250 injured.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:23:10 PM

Lashkar denies involvement in Mumbai terror attacks
Srinagar, Nov 27 (IANS) The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant group Thursday denied it had any links with those who carried out the Mumbai terror strikes in which over 100 people were killed.

Thursday, November 27, 2008 6:22:34 PM

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