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23 killed as trains collide in Mathura
Mathura/New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Tragedy struck early Wednesday when a speeding New Delhi-bound passenger train rammed into a stationary train in Mathura city, killing 23 people and injuring 20. Many survivors complained of late reaction by the authorities.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:53:30 PM

Congress, CPI-M spar over voters' list in Kerala
Kannur (Kerala), Oct 21 (IANS) The voters' list for Kannur assembly by-poll Nov 7 was published Wednesday with the addition of over 9,000 names since the April-May general elections. While the Congress called the list 'fudged', the ruling Communists refuted charges of irregularities.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:48:46 PM

Ideally the series should have been best-of-five: Ponting
Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) Australian captain Ricky Ponting Wednesday said the India-Australia One-day series should ideally be best-of-five and not seven.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:42:44 PM

Mumbai women jailed for hurling slipper at apex court judge
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday jailed four women officials of Mumbai-based Boss School of Music for hurling a slipper at an apex court judge in March this year.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:39:22 PM

India hopes for violence-free Afghan run-off poll
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Amid continuing uncertainty in Afghanistan following the decision to hold the Nov 7 run-off election, India Wednesday said it was hopeful that the electoral process would strengthen democracy and conclude in a violence-free atmosphere.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:34:56 PM

Teenagers held for stealing six bikes in Delhi
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) A 19-year-old boy and a minor were arrested here for stealing six sports motorbikes from posh south Delhi area, police said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:28:43 PM

Congress, NCP downplay rotation of chief minister's post in Maharashtra
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Congress and its Maharashtra ally, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Wednesday downplayed the issue of rotating the chief minister's post if the alliance retains power in the state.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:28:13 PM

Eleven file nominations for Himachal by-poll
Shimla, Oct 21 (IANS) A total of 11 candidates have filed nomination papers for the by-elections from two assembly constituencies in Himachal Pradesh, a senior state poll official said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:22:06 PM

Committee to study scientific facet of Indian culture
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Ever wondered about the science behind India's culture that dates back to thousands of years? A national committee will be formed to study the scientific basis of the country's rich art and cultural heritage, an official said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:21:51 PM

Three terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu, Oct 21 (IANS) Three terrorists, including a Hizb-ul-Mujahideen district commander, were killed in a gun battle with security forces in the Mahre forests in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir early Wednesday, police said.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009 6:12:23 PM

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