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Hyundai India's May volume growth up two percent
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) India's second largest car maker Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) notched up two percent growth in overall sales in May, the company said Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:38:49 PM

Plan for fast will continue: Baba Ramdev
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Rejecting pleas by the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Wednesday said he will begin his planned hunger strike against corruption and black money from Saturday.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:31:41 PM

Pranab, Sibal meet Baba Ramdev at Delhi airport
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal and their two other cabinet colleagues met yoga guru Baba Ramdev at the Delhi airport Wednesday in a bid to persuade him to call off his planned fast from Saturday against corruption and black money stashed abroad, activists in the movement said.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:26:44 PM

Maharashtra raises minimum age for alcohol consumption
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) In an attempt to discourage youngsters from consuming alcohol, the Maharashtra government Wednesday raised the minimum age for drinking beer from 18 to 21 years and for hard liquor from 21 to 25 years.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:21:09 PM

Godrej Consumer Products buys majority stake in African hair care firm
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) FMCG major Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL) Wednesday said it has acquired a 51 percent stake in African hair care product company -- Darling Group Holdings.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:20:51 PM

India to set up innovation centres to promote technology
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) India will set up cluster innovation centres (CICs) on a public private partnership basis to promote innovation in science and technology, officials said Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:14:57 PM

General Motors' May sales up 1.3 percent
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Buoyed by the sale of its compact car segment, global automotive major General Motors' Indian subsidiary Wednesday reported an increase of 1.3 percent in sales for the month of May at 8,329 units as compared to 8,225 units in the like period of 2010.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:14:18 PM

PM directs safety upgrades at all nuclear facilities
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday reviewed India's disaster preparedness and directed government agencies to upgrade safety measures at all nuclear installations in the backdrop of Japan's nuclear plant leak following a tsunami and earthquake in March.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 4:09:42 PM

Maran should resign, demands BJP
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday demanded that Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran quit the cabinet for alleged involvement in getting a 2G licence for private operator Aircel when he was telecom minister.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 3:59:25 PM

I can't be forced to give DNA test sample: N.D. Tiwari
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari Wednesday refused to appear before the Delhi High Court and moved an application stating that he cannot be forced to give a blood sample for a DNA test in a paternity suit filed by a 31-year-old man who says Tiwari is his biological father.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011 3:48:08 PM

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