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Achuthanandan to defy party, government;go to Kudankulam
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 17 (IANS) Veteran Communist and Kerala's leader of opposition V.S. Achuthanandan is firm on going to Tamil Nadu's Kudankulam Tuesday, defying both his CPI-M's directive and a request from the state home department.

Monday, September 17, 2012 10:26:44 PM

Shinde admits writing to PM for coal block allocation
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde Monday admitted writing a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2007 recommending allocation of a coal block to a company for its power plant but said the entity did not get the block.

Monday, September 17, 2012 10:15:04 PM

US welcomes economic reforms in India: Envoy
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell Monday said the recent economic reforms announced by the Indian government have been widely welcomed in the US and hoped for greater trade and investment between the two countries.

Monday, September 17, 2012 10:02:25 PM

BJP questions government contention on FDI in retail
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The BJP Monday questioned the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government's contention that the states were free to decide on allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail and said the central government had entered into bilateral investment agreements with 82 countries which entailed giving "national" treatment to foreign investors.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:49:05 PM

Burundi president to meet PM Tuesday
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Relations between India and Burundi are set to get a fillip when the eastern African country's president, Pierre Nkurunziza, meets Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:32:55 PM

Curfew relaxed in violence-hit Ghaziabad area
Ghaziabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed for five hours Monday in Ghaziabad's Masuri area where six people were killed in police firing three days ago and the kin of two victims sought action against an official. No one has been arrested.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:26:05 PM

US pitches for a bigger global role for India
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Ahead of the US elections, India and the US Monday underlined broad bipartisan support for the bilateral strategic relationship in both countries, with the US envoy pitching for a bigger role for New Delhi in the Asia-Pacific region and on the world stage.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:20:55 PM

Special police station to probe Rajasthan foeticide cases
Jaipur, Sep 17 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Monday announced it would set up a special police station in Jaipur to register and probe female foeticide and infanticide cases across the state, officials said.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:19:55 PM

Bengal's credit-deposit ratio to surpass national average: Mitra
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) The credit-deposit ratio in West Bengal's banks is expected to surpass the all-India average within two years, state Finance Minister Amit Mitra said Monday.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:16:55 PM

Alonso best bet for World Championship: Karthikeyan
Greater Noida, Sep 17 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan believes that Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is the best bet for this year's Formula One driver's World Championship.

Monday, September 17, 2012 9:06:55 PM

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