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Star pullout of Commonwealth Games not good: Sports Minister Gill
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) India's Sports Minister M.S. Gill Sunday lamented the withdrawal of some of the world's leading athletes like Usain Bolt, Chris Hoy and Shelly-Ann Fraser from the Commonwealth Games and said the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) should ensure participation of the best for the Oct 3-14 event in New Delhi.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:43:25 PM

Bal Thackeray wants Antulay to fight Maharashtra's case
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has urged former Maharashtra chief minister and union minister A. R. Antulay to provide his legal expertise and knowledge in the vexed Maharashtra-Karnataka boundary issue, currently being heard in the Supreme Court, a party leader said.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:35:34 PM

Haryana opens up new industrial township near Rohtak
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) After setting up industrial townships in Gurgaon, Manesar, Bawal and other places in the national capital region (NCR), the Haryana government Sunday announced that industrial plots are being offered at a new estate near Rohtak.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:29:44 PM

TDP calls for Andhra Pradesh shutdown Monday
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 18 (IANS) The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has given a call for strike Monday in Andhra Pradesh against the denial of permission by the Maharashtra government to its leaders to visit the Babli project on Godavari river that the party says will deprive Andhra farmers of water.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:26:13 PM

No bar on eviction if tenant ignores orders to pay dues: Court
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A tenant who fails to pay rent despite a court order cannot seek legal protection against eviction from the premises, the Delhi High Court has said.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:10:46 PM

Indian Army lodges protest with Pakistan on ceasefire violations
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Indian Army has lodged a 'strong protest' with Pakistan over the continuous ceasefire violations from across the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:10:31 PM

India awaiting Bangladesh confirmation of ULFA arrests: Pillai
Shillong/New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) India is awaiting official confirmation from Bangladesh of the arrest of two United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) rebels, including Ranjan Chowdhury alias Major Ranjan, Home Secretary G.K. Pillai said Sunday.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 6:08:00 PM

Artists from across India to pay homage to Tagore
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Be it a play in Punjabi, a puppet show or Western classical music, the works of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore will come alive in many hues as artists from across India converge here to pay homage to the poet.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 5:57:52 PM

Tension on Andhra-Maharashtra border, Naidu remains in custody
Hyderabad/New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Tension prevailed on the Andhra Pradesh-Maharashtra border Sunday as the Maharashtra Police used force to disperse Telugu Desam Party (TDP) activists protesting the arrest of party president N. Chandrababu Naidu and other leaders.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 5:52:31 PM

Teacher's thrashing leaves Class 10 student with fracture
Lucknow, July 18 (IANS) A 15-year-old Class 10 student's left arm was fractured following a beating by a teacher in a private school here for poor performance in a test, the teenager's father told police Sunday.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 5:44:45 PM

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