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BCCI pays tribute to Dungarpur
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has paid glowing tributes to its former president Raj Singh Dungarpur, who died here Saturday after a prolonged illness. He was 74.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:51:01 PM

Commonwealth Games a boon for slumdwellers: Selja
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The 2010 Commonwealth Games will be a boon for slumdwellers here as both the central and state governments are planning to provide them with better homes ahead of the event, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister Kumari Selja said here Saturday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:40:55 PM

For Christian priest, Quran is as dear as the Bible
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 12 (IANS) For 65-year-old priest G.S. Francis, the Holy Quran is as dear as the Holy Bible.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:38:24 PM

Dungarpur was an institution in cricket: Dalmiya
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) Former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief Raj Singh Dungarpur, who died Saturday, was an 'institution' whose contribution to the game will be forever remembered, Jagmohan Dalmiya, himself a former board chief, said in a condolence message.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:37:08 PM

62 million slumdwellers, but India will be slum free: Selja
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) India has a whopping 62 million slumdwellers but it aims to be free of shanties through a slew of schemes such as earmarking of 20 percent of developed land in all housing projects for this category, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister Kumari Selja said here Saturday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:36:52 PM

Harrisons Malayalam opens new tea factory in Kerala
Wayanad (Kerala), Sep 12 (IANS) Tea producer Harrisons Malayalam Ltd (HML) Saturday opened a new tea processing facility at its existing unit in Chundale here.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:34:36 PM

State police chiefs to discuss security threats
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Measures to tackle terror and Maoist threats, strengthening internal security and filling the gaping vacancies in the state police forces will be topmost on the agenda at the three-day annual conference of state police chiefs beginning here Monday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 3:01:24 PM

Opposition seeks President's rule in Manipur
Imphal, Sep 12 (IANS) Opposition parties are calling for central rule in Manipur, saying the situation in the state is alarming and accusing both state and non-state actors of unleashing terror.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 2:50:35 PM

BSF fires into Pakistan after rocket attack
Amritsar, Sep 12 (IANS) Three rockets fired in quick succession from Pakistan exploded near a village in India's Amritsar district, triggering retaliatory gunfire by Indian border guards, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 2:37:23 PM

Yamuna flowing close to danger mark
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The rain-swollen Yamuna river is flowing very near the danger mark and could flood low-lying areas along its banks here, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, September 12, 2009 2:29:35 PM

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