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BJP's draft manifesto for MP Assembly polls ready
Bhopal, Sep 16 (IANS) The manifesto of the Bharatiya Janata Party for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh polls, due in November, is ready and would be released anytime, said a party leader Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:45:29 PM

Minority panel to visit violence-hit Karnataka
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A three-member team of National Commission for Minorities (NCM) headed by chairman Mohammad Shafi Qureshi will visit Karnataka's communal violence-hit districts Wednesday.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:41:39 PM

'SEZs to attract Rs.2 tn investment by 2009'
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) India's special economic zones (SEZs) will attract investments worth Rs.2 trillion ($44.4 billion) and provide direct employment to over 800,000 people by 2009, Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:41:01 PM

Reliance Cap to invest Rs.40 bn on expansion
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) Reliance Capital, an arm of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, will invest Rs.40 billion ($860 million) for business expansion, with a focus on the non-banking finance and insurance sectors, the company's top official announced here Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:39:41 PM

Oil marketing firms to upgrade grievance cells by Oct 2
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) India's oil marketing companies will improve their grievance redressal systems by Oct 2 and commission toll-free numbers for filing complaints, it was decided Tuesday at the review meeting called by Petroleum Secretary R.S. Pandey.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:39:19 PM

Emotional Prachanda wants India to build rail, power projects
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) An emotional Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' Tuesday recalled his old association with India and said New Delhi should play a major role to strengthen the democratic process and economic development in his country.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:38:33 PM

Conversion caused attacks on churches: Yeddyurappa
Bangalore, Sep 16 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday said attacks on churches and prayer halls in the coastal city of Mangalore and other places in the state were a fallout of conversion activities in those areas.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:38:09 PM

Sahara's J.B. Roy could head IHF
Chennai, Sep 16 (IANS) J.B. Roy, the deputy managing director of the Sahara Pariwar and who heads the Bengal Hockey Association, has emerged as the front-runner to become the president of the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF), with K. Krishnamurthy of the Karnataka unit as his secretary general.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:37:39 PM

Jyoti Basu discharged from hospital
Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister and veteran Marxist Jyoti Basu, recovering from a head injury, was discharged from hospital Tuesday evening, officials said.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:37:20 PM

Clarify on state-specific anti-terror laws: BJP
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday asked the government to clarify if the home ministry had shot down National Security Advisor (NSA) M.K. Narayanan's suggestion for state specific anti-terror laws.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 8:36:03 PM

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