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CBI team may visit Britain to quiz Scarlett's mother
New Delhi/Panaji, Feb 18 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team may visit Britain this month to quiz Fiona MacKeown, the mother of dead teenager Scarlett Keeling who was found dead on a Goa beach a year ago, a CBI official said Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:47:05 PM

Government disagrees with Gopalaswami's recommendation on Chawla
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The government Wednesday disagreed with Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) N. Gopalaswami's recommendation to remove Election Commissioner Navin Chawla.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:38:20 PM

Punjab's Gobindgarh is India's most polluted city
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Gobindgarh in Punjab, known for its iron and steel factories, is the most polluted city in the country, Minister of State for Environment and Forest Namo Narain Meena said in the Lok Sabha Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:38:01 PM

IIT alumni form action group to save the Ganges
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Former students of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Wednesday came together to form an action group to save the ecosystem around river Ganges.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:25:38 PM

Andhra chief minister helping Satyam's Raju: Chandrababu
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Telegu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu Wednesday accused Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy of trying to help Satyam's disgraced founder Ramalinga Raju, accused in the Rs.70 billion (Rs.7,000-crore) accounting fraud at the IT services firm.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:21:23 PM

Pakistani journalist killed in Swat
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Senior Pakistani journalist Mosa Khankhel, a correspondent for Geo TV and The News, has been killed in Swat in the country's restive northwest, the channel reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:18:23 PM

India to produce 20,000 MW nuclear power by 2020: Kakodkar
Hyderabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) chairman Anil Kakodkar Wednesday said that despite the current economic slowdown, India will achieve the production target of 20,000 MW of nuclear power by 2020.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:15:28 PM

Maharashtra wants to better its suit on boundary row with Karnataka
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Wednesday moved the Supreme Court to amend its lawsuit on its border dispute with Karnataka to better its claim for transfer of 865 villages and several towns inhabited by over 2 million Marathi-speaking people in three districts of the neighbouring state.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:15:04 PM

Restore licences of three vaccine-making units, says parliament panel
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A parliamentary panel Wednesday criticised the health ministry for cancelling the licenses of three public-sector vaccine manufacturing units, which had led to shortage of vital vaccines, and asked it to revoke the order at the earliest.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:14:40 PM

Effluent Treatment Plant slapped with Rs.23.3 mn fine
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Andhra Pollution Control Board has imposed a penalty of Rs.23.3 million (Rs.23,262,000) on the Patancheru Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) in Medak district of Andhra Pradesh for contaminating water in the region.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:11:20 PM

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