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Maoists using children as human shields: Chhattisgarh legislator
Raipur, May 24 (IANS) Maoists are forcibly taking away children from villages and using them as human shields against security forces, alleges a Chhattisgarh legislator, whose constituency is badly hit by Left extremist insurgency.

Sunday, May 24, 2009 11:04:56 AM

Student fails Class 12 maths exam, commits suicide
Patna, May 24 (IANS) A student committed suicide after he failed in his Class 12 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) mathematics examination here, police said Sunday.

Sunday, May 24, 2009 10:50:22 AM

Himachal raises special police force to tackle timber mafia
Shimla, May 24 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has raised a 'green' task force to combat organised forest crimes.

Sunday, May 24, 2009 10:35:57 AM

Get booked for life, become a publisher
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Do you enjoy reading books and can you usually tell which book will click in the market? If yes, then a career as a book publisher might just be right for you.

Sunday, May 24, 2009 8:55:31 AM

Obama, Manmohan reaffirm resolve to fight terror together
Washington/New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) US President Barack Obama congratulated Manmohan Singh Saturday, a day after he was sworn in as India's prime minister for a second term, and the two leaders resolved to work together on global challenges, including terrorism.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 11:51:36 PM

Asian Grand Prix: Five Indian archers in medal race
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Five Indians have made it to the medal round of the individual section of the second Asian Grand Prix archery tournament in Tehran.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 11:11:03 PM

Storm alert sounded in coastal Orissa
Bhubaneswar, May 23 (IANS) Orissa's coastal districts were Saturday put on alert as a depression that had formed over western-central Bay of Bengal was predicted to intensify into a cyclonic storm.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 11:10:33 PM

Fraud accused Bindra discharged from hospital
Chandigarh, May 23 (IANS) Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra's businessman father A.S. Bindra, who was hospitalised when he complained of chest pain after being arrested last week for an alleged multi-million rupee fraud, was discharged from a hospital here Saturday evening.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:51:01 PM

'Trinamool ministers to spend five days a week in Bengal'
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee said she would take charge of the railway ministry only after six more MPs of her party are sworn in and her party's ministers would spend five days a week in West Bengal.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:50:51 PM

Mamata returns home to tumultuous welcome
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Hours after being allocated the coveted railways portfolio, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee arrived here Saturday evening to a tumultuous reception.

Saturday, May 23, 2009 10:50:40 PM

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