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BJP's 'gateway to south' turns into road to jail
Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's dream of capturing power in the four southern states by making Karnataka its 'gateway to south' is turning out to be a nightmare after its first chief minister in the state B.S. Yeddyurappa was sent to jail for corruption.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:52:30 PM

India's friendly against Bayern Munich to be Bhutia's farewell match
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) India's friendly match against top German football club Bayern Munich Jan 10 will see Bhaichung Bhutia donning the national colours for one final time, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das announced here Saturday.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:50:45 PM

GoM accepts Chawla panel report on natural resources
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) A group of ministers (GoM) headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has accepted most of the recommendations of a committee set up to suggest ways of preventing corruption and increasing transparency while allocating natural resources.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:44:07 PM

Kudankulam blockade unfortunate, says union minister, urges talks
Chennai, Oct 15 (IANS) The blocking of entry points by anti-Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) activists, preventing employees from going to work, is an unfortunate development and they should come to the negotiating table, V. Narayanasamy, minister of state in the prime minister's office, said here Saturday.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:40:29 PM

Coal supply to power plants being shored up: Government
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The government Saturday said it has scaled up the delivery of coal to thermal power plants to avert electricity shortages in the festive season.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:38:40 PM

Women go hi-tech, husbands join in Karva Chauth fast
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) From husbands joining their wives in fast, women breaking their fast through video chat to many single girls also observing the custom, women across north India Saturday did all they could to celebrate Karva Chauth with gusto.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:34:29 PM

Yeddyurappa arrested for corruption, sent to jail
Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa was jailed Saturday for corruption.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:18:45 PM

Choose arms or dialogue in seven days, Mamata to Maoists
Jhargram (West Bengal), Oct 15 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday gave a seven-day ultimatum to Maoist rebels in the state to choose between dialogue and arms, while she announced a slew of infrastructure and development projects for the Junglemahal region.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 5:16:29 PM

Yeddyurappa surrenders in court, arrested
Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa surrendered before a local court after he was denied bail in two cases of corruption. He was arrested and sent to jail.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 4:58:55 PM

Kashmir mental health institute gets excellence tag
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) In the over two-decade-long violence in Jammu and Kashmir, it treated thousands of patients with psychiatric ailments like insomnia, melancholia, schizophrenia and hallucinations. The institute of mental health and neuro sciences in Srinagar has now been chosen as a 'centre of excellence'.

Saturday, October 15, 2011 4:58:38 PM

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