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Paramilitary forces should guard EVMs in Jharkhand: BJP
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jharkhand Monday demanded that paramilitary forces be deployed at all the strongrooms in the state where electronic voting machines (EVM) have been kept after two phases of polling.

Monday, April 27, 2009 2:22:53 PM

IPL merchandise sales doing well in second season
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) fever is on and cashing in on the cricket mania are sportswear brands with their special merchandise - jerseys, shoes, caps, bags, key chains et al.

Monday, April 27, 2009 2:17:45 PM

No violence during Karunanidhi's fast: police
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Police in Tamil Nadu Monday said no violence had taken place in the state during Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's fast in support of a ceasefire in Sri Lanka.

Monday, April 27, 2009 2:00:19 PM

Left Front running dictatorship in West Bengal: Sonia Gandhi
Lalgola (West Bengal), April 27 (IANS) Assailing West Bengal's Left Front (LF) government for 'running a dictatorship', Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday expressed concern at the Communist rulers' failure to 'improve the lot of the minorities' and the poor.

Monday, April 27, 2009 1:56:12 PM

One killed in Vrindavan temple stampede
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), April 27 (IANS) One woman was killed and another injured in a stampede at the Bankey Bihari Temple here as thousands of devotees gathered to offer prayers on the occasion of Akshay Tritiya, police said.

Monday, April 27, 2009 1:42:48 PM

Karunanidhi ends fast as Sri Lanka ends 'combat operations'
Chennai/Colombo, April 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi ended Monday a hunger strike in support of a ceasefire in Sri Lanka after Colombo said it was ending 'combat operations' against the Tamil Tigers.

Monday, April 27, 2009 1:25:56 PM

Karunanidhi ends hunger strike
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi ended here Monday a hunger strike he began in the morning to demand a ceasefire in Sri Lanka.

Monday, April 27, 2009 12:38:54 PM

Woman sets herself, family on fire, two dead
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) A woman here set herself, her husband and three children ablaze early Monday following a domestic quarrel. The woman and her two-year-old daughter were charred to death, while the rest are battling serious burn injuries in hospital, police said.

Monday, April 27, 2009 12:34:37 PM

One killed in stampede in Vrindavan temple
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), April 27 (IANS) One woman was killed and another injured in a stampede at the Bankey Bihari Temple here as thousands of devotees gathered to offer prayers on the occasion of Akshay Tritiya, police said.

Monday, April 27, 2009 12:24:22 PM

People in Kerala begin buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya
Thiruvananthapuram, April 27 (IANS) People began buying gold jewellery from Monday morning here on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, considered an auspicious day in the Hindu calendar for buying long-term assets like gold, silver and real estate.

Monday, April 27, 2009 12:19:25 PM

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