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Opposition leaders in Kerala court arrest
Thiruvananthapuram, May 23 (IANS) Leader of the opposition Oommen Chandy and several legislators belonging to the opposition Friday courted arrest here demanding speedy implementation of the integrated food security (IFS) scheme.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:56:37 PM

CPI-M allegedly beaten to death in Nandigram
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) A Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) activist died Friday at Nandigram in East Midnapore district of West Bengal after he was allegedly beaten up by Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers Thursday.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:56:21 PM

Konkan Railway brings cheer to cancer-stricken children
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) Seventy cancer-affected children, undergoing treatment at the Tata Memorial Centre here, will be taken on train journey through the picturesque Konkan region by the railways.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:56:05 PM

Serious inflation figure sets equities markets on downslide
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) For the second consecutive day the Indian equities markets ended deep in the red Friday, on the back of heavy selling pressure across key sectors once the government announced a 7.82 percent weekly inflation rate for the week ending May 10.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:50:36 PM

President interacts with soldiers on LOC
Srinagar, May 23 (IANS) Soldiers posted on the Line of Control (LoC) that divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan got a pat on the back Friday from President Pratibha Patil who also visited a bunker for a firsthand look at their living conditions.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:50:17 PM

Performance dips of CBSE students in Gulf countries
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Class 12 students in several Gulf countries have not fared as well as last year in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams, officials said.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:49:22 PM

Dentist arrested for murder of daughter, domestic help
Noida, May 23 (IANS) The sensational killings of 15-year-old Aarushi Talwar and domestic help Hemraj, that jolted the nation, took a sordid turn Friday with the arrest of her dentist father who police said was having an extra marital affair.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:49:03 PM

Delimitation panel calls for rotating SC constituencies
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Fourth Delimitation Commission Friday recommended rotation of the Scheduled Castes (SC) constituencies and panchayat-wise conduct of census in the country.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:41:46 PM

Eight killed in Maharashtra road accident
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) Eight people, including three women and a child, were killed and 18 injured when a car rammed into a bus early Friday on the Mumbai-Goa highway, police said.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:40:14 PM

Chhattisgarh plans pension for security act detainees
Raipur, May 23 (IANS) Chhattisgarh's Bharatiya Janata Party government has agreed in principle to grant pension to about 200 people arrested in the state under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) during the emergency period 1975-77, a senior minister said Friday.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:39:33 PM

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