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One more killed in Kashmir as curfew continues
Srinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) Violence in Kashmir flared up again Friday with one person killed in firing by security forces in the valley and another battling for life even as indefinite curfew continued in all major towns for the fifth consecutive day.

Friday, September 17, 2010 12:25:37 PM

Two more judges recuse themselves from Virbhadra case
Shimla, Sep 17 (IANS) Two more judges of the Himachal Pradesh High Court Friday recused themselves from hearing Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh's plea to transfer the alleged corruption case against him to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), a day after another judge refused to hear the case.

Friday, September 17, 2010 12:20:19 PM

Fashion week around, models go for quick fix treatments
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Botox, lip augmentation, face lifts...with the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) starting Friday, models have been making a beeline for beauty clinics for quick fix treatments to make heads turn.

Friday, September 17, 2010 12:09:32 PM

New system to monitor seismic activity in northeast
Agartala, Sep 17 (IANS) An ambitious project to modernise the seismic monitoring system in India's northeast -- said to be the sixth most quake-prone belt in the world -- has been taken up by the union ministry of earth sciences (MoES), officials said here Friday.

Friday, September 17, 2010 12:08:15 PM

Another youth killed in Kashmir firing, toll 91
Srinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) A 22-year-old youth was killed in firing by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district Friday, taking to 91 the toll of those who lost their lives in the ongoing unrest in the valley since June 11.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:57:50 AM

Andhra High Court still tense, fasting lawyers removed
Hyderabad, Sep 17 (IANS) The situation continued to be tense at the Andhra Pradesh High Court Friday after police forcibly removed three lawyers from Telangana who had been on fast for the last four days while a judge withdrew his resignation, submitted to protest the attitude of lawyers.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:57:24 AM

Rescue, relief intensified after Bihar river breach
Patna, Sep 17 (IANS) A day after the Gandak river breached its embankments in Bihar's Gopalganj district, the government intensified rescue and relief operations as the fear of floods led thousands to flee their homes, officials said Friday.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:49:57 AM

WHO report: Officials say India's maternal mortality has decreased
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Health officials here point out that a WHO report - saying India has the highest number of maternal deaths - doesn't paint the correct picture and in terms of per lakh population, the maternal mortality rate (MMR) is actually much lower compared to other nations.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:18:59 AM

Indefinite curfew in Kashmir Valley for fifth day
Srinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) Indefinite curfew continued in all major towns of Kashmir Valley for the fifth day Friday. Though the region remained largely peaceful, residents have now started complaining of food and medicine shortages.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:18:44 AM

Adventure sports demonstrations to light up puja festival
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) To boost tourism, the West Bengal government has organised demonstrations of adventure sports like para mountaineering during the coming Durga puja festival in the city hub.

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:06:42 AM

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