Raipur, Feb 14 (IANS) Shyamacharan Shukla, Congress veteran and three-time chief minister of undivided Madhya Pradesh, died here early Wednesday after prolonged illness. He was 82.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 11:05:02 AM
Chandigarh, Feb 14 (IANS) The nearly 72 percent polling in Punjab's rain-soaked voting day Tuesday for 115 of the 117 assembly seats may be a 38-year record, but the feat would not have been possible without balloting continuing almost three hours after the 5 p.m. deadline.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 11:00:17 AM
Margao, Feb 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka won the toss and lost an early wicket Wednesday after opting to bat in the third one-day international against India here.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 9:54:29 AM
Shimla, Feb 14 (IANS) A heavy spell of snowfall in Himachal Pradesh has ended the long drought in the state, bringing cheer to apple and stone fruit growers as well as the tourism industry.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 9:44:53 AM
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 14 (IANS) The growing rift in Kerala's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) is taking on a religious hue. The reported visits to temples by the kin of some top leaders against the communist ideology have intensified the row in the party.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 9:29:59 AM
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Early risers are in for a celestial treat in March with India witnessing a total lunar eclipse and a partial solar eclipse within a fortnight of each other.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 9:07:58 AM
Thoubal (Manipur), Feb 14 (IANS) Voting began Wednesday in the second of the three-phased assembly elections in Manipur amid heavy security, officials said.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 8:48:14 AM
Agartala, Feb 14 (IANS) The much-awaited process of repatriation of 33,000 Reang tribal refugees from Tripura to Mizoram hangs in the balance with the latter being reluctant to take them back.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 8:35:06 AM
Palsipani (Orissa), Feb 14 (IANS) Bishnu Sunani used to migrate almost every year along with his family of two daughters and a son from his village in search of livelihood.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 8:34:37 AM
Guwahati, Feb 14 (IANS) Shooter Anuja Jung says she has overcome the complacency factor that had got the better of her after the gold in the Commonwealth Games and is now eyeing an Olympic berth.
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 8:28:39 AM
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