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Truncated week sees Sensex cross 17,000 points (Weekly Market Review)
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) In a truncated trading week, the benchmark index of Indian equities markets crossed the 17,000-mark for the first time in 16 months.

Friday, October 02, 2009 1:32:45 PM

IIT faculty, government row resolved 'within norms'
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) The long standing row between the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the human resource development (HRD) ministry about autonomy and allied issues had been solved but 'within government norms', HRD Minister Kapil Sibal said Friday, adding tht there will be no change in the salary structure of the IIT faculty.

Friday, October 02, 2009 1:30:34 PM

PM renames NREGA after Mahatma Gandhi
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday rechristened the government's flagship rural job scheme the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.

Friday, October 02, 2009 1:18:34 PM

Clinical trial of new anti-rabies antibody launched in India
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) A clinical trial to test the safety and efficacy of a newly-developed anti-rabies antibody has got underway here.

Friday, October 02, 2009 1:18:24 PM

Explosion in Srinagar, one injured
Srinagar, Oct 2 (IANS) One person was injured Friday in a blast in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:57:01 PM

Landslide, heavy rain delay Konkan Railway trains
Panaji, Oct 2 (IANS) A minor mudslide and heavy rain in Goa and north Karnataka have disrupted Konkan Railway services, with four trains including a Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express being 'delayed temporarily', a railway spokesperson said.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:54:50 PM

Technical snag in Jet flight carrying Chidambaram
Chennai, Oct 2 (IANS) A Coimbatore-bound Jet Airways flight with union Home Minister P. Chidambaram and 63 others on board returned to Chennai after developing a technical snag Friday.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:51:28 PM

Flood situation in Andhra grim, toll rises to 26
Hyderabad, Oct 2 (IANS) The flood situation in Andhra Pradesh turned more grim Friday as the death toll rose to 26, hundreds of people were trapped in flood waters and thousands more were rendered homeless.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:36:57 PM

Raid-de-Himalaya champion aims to retain title
Shimla, Oct 2 (IANS) Known as the 'King of Racers', Suresh Rana of Himachal Pradesh's Manali town is once again ready to test his nerves and his machine in the 11th edition of one of the world's toughest motor rallies, the Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya beginning Oct 6.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:28:39 PM

PM leads nation in remembering Gandhi, Shastri
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were amongst the many ministers and parliamentarians who paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri at Parliament House on the occasion of their birth anniversaries Friday.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:23:00 PM

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