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Supriya Sule, Agatha Sangma in NCP working committee
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) In a sign of their increasing importance in the party, Supriya Sule, the daughter of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) boss Sharad Pawar, and Agatha Sangma - both parliament members - were Tuesday inducted into the party working committee.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:31:07 PM

More troops to be reduced in Kashmir
Jammu, Jan 12 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday hinted at a further reduction of troops in Jammu and Kashmir in the light of the 'improved situation' in the state, which is battling terrorist violence for the past 20 years.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:25:24 PM

Infosys sacks techie, suspends two for criminal acts
Mysore Jan 12 (IANS) Infosys Technologies has sacked a software engineer for making a hoax bomb call to an airline at Delhi airport in October to avoid missing his Bangalore-bound flight. The firm has also suspended two staffers arrested for alleged criminal actions in the last four months, a top company official said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:24:18 PM

Magma Fincorp net rises 161 percent in third quarter
Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) Non-banking financial company Magma Fincorp saw its net profit rising 161 percent to Rs.17.9 crore in the third quarter, from Rs.6.9 crore it posted during the corresponding period a year ago, the company said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:21:52 PM

One killed, 500 shanties destroyed in Kolkata fire
Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) One person was killed, about 500 shanties were destroyed and train services in Eastern Railway's Sealdah division disrupted as a major fire swept Ultadanga area in north eastern Kolkata Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:21:36 PM

Future Generali Life to infuse Rs.150 crore additional capital
Chennai/Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) Private life insurer Future Generali Life Insurance, which has an equity base of Rs.667 crore, plans to infuse another Rs.150 crore by March and partner with a sister company to launch health insurance products.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:21:16 PM

Hasina catches up with friends
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Armed with a billion-dollar credit line and a clutch of pacts that have given a new dimension to bilateral ties, it was a day of catching up with longtime Indian friends for visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:20:50 PM

Demilitarize Kashmir, urge India-Pakistan peaceniks
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Describing Kashmir as a 'core issue' between India and Pakistan, peace votaries from both sides of the border Tuesday said the state, divided between the two countries, should be first demilitarized for a lasting solution.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:17:18 PM

Commerce ministry offers Rs.450-500 cr to boost exports
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Commerce Minister Anand Sharma Tuesday said his ministry would offer Rs.450-500 crore as incentives to exporters till this fiscal-end to push exports of 2,000 products.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:16:53 PM

Indian diamond traders' arrest creates fresh problems with Beijing
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The news of the detention of 21 Indian diamond traders in China on charges of smuggling has given a fresh twist to New Delhi-Beijing ties and comes a day after the arrest of three Chinese engineers in central India for alleged culpability in a factory accident that killed 41 people.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 8:16:38 PM

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