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27 fall ill after gas leak at Durgapur Steel Plant
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) At least 27 people were taken ill after toxic methane and carbon monoxide gases leaked from a blast furnace at the Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP) in West Bengal's Burdwan district Thursday.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:32:06 PM

Give sportspersons quota in education, jobs: Gill
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S. Gill Thursday suggested that five to 10 percent quota be given to sportspersons in educational institutions and jobs.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:31:25 PM

Dikshit disapproves of minister's push on Sweden trip
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday said she did not agree to the way the social welfare department headed by Mangat Ram Singhal directly approached the Swedish embassy for an official trip to the European country.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:21:04 PM

Central Bank plans to raise Rs.2,500 crore in FY11
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) Public sector Central Bank of India plans to raise Rs.2,500 crore as tier-I capital (core capital including equity capital and disclosed reserves) in the current fiscal (2010-11), a top bank official said here Thursday.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:20:49 PM

Polaris Software bottom line grows by 46 percent
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) City-based banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) software company Polaris Software has logged a 46 percent growth in its after tax profit for the first quarter of the current fiscal.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:20:19 PM

Tata Motors global June sales up by 46 percent
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) Auto major Tata Motors' logged a 46 percent growth in global sales at 91,608 units in June 2010 over the corresponding month in 2009, a company statement said here Thursday.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:20:03 PM

One arrested with 5 kg heroin
Ludhiana, July 15 (IANS) The Punjab Police Thursday arrested a person and recovered 5 kg of heroin from his possession.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:19:18 PM

Jamia to introduce semesters at post-graduate level
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) While concerns are being raised over the introduction of the semester system in Delhi University, the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university has gone ahead and introduced it in all its post-graduate courses, an official statement said Thursday.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 5:05:42 PM

Government approves SBI-State Bank of Indore merger
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The government Thursday approved the merger of State Bank of Indore with its parent company, State Bank of India (SBI).

Thursday, July 15, 2010 4:56:56 PM

Rupee gets a symbol, may take two years for widespread use
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) India finally got a symbol for the Rupee Thursday, denoting the strength of its economy, and joined a select club of countries whose currencies have a unique identity.

Thursday, July 15, 2010 4:52:35 PM

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