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Achuthanandan attacks Tharoor for late arrival
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 (IANS) Union Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor came in for some criticism from Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday for being a 'habitual latecomer' at functions.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:46:31 PM

Ng On Yee wins women's title in World Snooker Championship
Hyderabad, Nov 24 (IANS) Ng On Yee, the 19-year old prodigy from Hong Kong, expectedly won the women's title in the ONGC-IBSF World Snooker championship with a convincing 5-1 win against 49-year old Kathy Parashis of Australia here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:46:16 PM

Some farmers' suicides due to personal reasons: Pawar
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Tuesday said some cases of suicides by farmers due to personal reasons were also attributed to crop failure and other farming related reasons.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:40:59 PM

European Union delegation visits Kashmir
Srinagar, Nov 24 (IANS) A five-member European Union (EU) delegation arrived here Tuesday on a two-day visit to assess the situation and understand the problems faced by the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:36:48 PM

Satyam scam is of over Rs.14,000 crore, says CBI
Hyderabad, Nov 24 (IANS) The accounting scam at Satyam Computer Services is to the tune of Rs.14,000 crore (Rs.140 billion/$2.8 billion)) and not Rs.7,800 crore (Rs.78 billion) as the company's disgraced former chairman B. Ramalinga Raju stated earlier this year, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has said.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:29:39 PM

Shanti Sports Club's appeal for regularisation dismissed
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday dismissed an appeal filed by the elite recreational Shanti Sports Club in the Vasant Kunj colony challenging the single judge bench order holding the club building to be an illegal and unauthorised construction.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:29:14 PM

Chhattisgarh seeks higher support price for paddy
Raipur, Nov 24 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Tuesday asked the central government to raise the minimum support price (MSP) for paddy to Rs.1,400 per quintal from the present Rs.950 per quintal.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:21:38 PM

Had prior input of ULFA attack: Chidambaram
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The central government had prior inputs about the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) planning new strikes in Assam, but was still unable to avert Sunday's bombing in Nalbari district, Home Minister P. Chidambaram told parliament.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:21:23 PM

Agni-II's night test fails
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The first night test of India's nuclear-capable intermediate range Agni-II missile Monday turned out to be a failure, an army official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:15:36 PM

Sehwag-Gambhir centuries put India on highway to big total
Kanpur, Nov 24 (IANS) Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir cashed in on winning a good toss by slamming explosive centuries to put India in command by stumps on the opening day of the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka at the Green Park here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 7:10:19 PM

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