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Tamil Nadu Congress lawmakers unhappy with party leadership
Chennai, Oct 2 (IANS) A number of Congress legislators Thursday expressed their dismay at the party leadership for allegedly ignoring their calls for strengthening the organisation in Tamil Nadu.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 8:29:52 PM

Smart City not to come under new SEZ guidelines
Kochi (Kerala) Oct 2 (IANS) The Rs.15 billion ($350 million) Smart City project, being worked jointly by the Kerala government and Dubai Internet City (DIC), aiming to put Kerala on the global IT map, will not come under the new special economic zone (SEZ) policies, said chairman of the project and state Fisheries Minister S.Sarma.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 8:05:27 PM

Christians form human chain in Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal, Oct 2 (IANS) Hundreds of Christians on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti formed several kilometres long human chain here and donated blood to protest violence against their community in several parts of Madhya Pradesh and the country.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 8:05:10 PM

Gandhian philosophy has solution to Maoist violence: Raman Singh
Raipur, Oct 2 (IANS) Gandhian philosophy has a solution to Maoist violence and rising terrorism activities worldwide, Chief Minister Raman Singh said here Thursday on the occasion of the 139th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 8:03:26 PM

Two Muslims honoured for helping Hindus during riot, terror attack
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Two Muslims, one from Gujarat and the other from Jammu and Kashmir, will be honoured with the Kabir Purskar 2008 for saving lives of Hindus during violence.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:58:24 PM

PM seeks judiciary's role in rural job scheme
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday sought greater involvement of the judiciary and the legal fraternity in making the rural job guarantee scheme a success.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:58:04 PM

Three Indian shuttler in third round of Bitburger Open
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Indian shuttlers had a good day at the office Thursday with three of them making it to the men's singles third round of the Bitburger Open at Saarbruecken in Germany.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:56:06 PM

Kumble rubbishes retirement plans
Bangalore, Oct 2 (IANS) Test skipper Anil Kumble Thursday rubbished reports that the Indian cricket board had drawn up a retirement plan for senior players.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:55:49 PM

Rural job scheme may keep youth from terrorism: Judge
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Senior Supreme Court Judge Ajit Pasayat Thursday said that even the semblance of a job guarantee for the rural poor could help in keeping the youth away from crime and terrorism.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:55:35 PM

Eco-friendly solar-electric rickshaw launched in Delhi
New Delhi, Oct 2(IANS) In an initiative to reduce pollution in the crowded streets of Delhi, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday launched Soleckshaw, the solar-electric rickshaw, here.

Thursday, October 02, 2008 7:55:20 PM

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