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Four held in Chhattisgarh for human sacrifice
Raipur, March 7 (IANS) Four people, including two women, were arrested in a Chhattisgarh village for allegedly killing a six-year-old boy to obtain spiritual powers, a police officer said Sunday.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 12:01:07 PM

Soul searching time for green journalism (IANS Book Review) (With Image)
Book: 'The Green Pen: Environmental Journalism in India and South Asia'; Editors: Keya Acharya and Frederick Noronha; Publisher: Sage; Price: Rs.395

Sunday, March 07, 2010 12:00:57 PM

India's differences will disapper if it is wired better: Sachin Pilot (Interview-II)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) India needs much better telecom and broadband connectivity not just to sustain high growth and empower citizens of this vast and diverse nation but also to break barriers of caste, religion and ethnicity, says Minister of State for IT and Communications Sachin Pilot.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 11:25:53 AM

Minister Sachin wants to 'Pilot' IT revolution in northeast (Interview-I)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The government has begun an ambitious programme to wire up the entire northeast and remote border regions with telecom, wimax and broadband connectivity and unleash an IT revolution in the region, says Minister of State for IT and Communications Sachin Pilot.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 11:25:03 AM

Himachal to do away with plastic liquor bottles
Shimla, March 7 (IANS) In a step towards making Himachal Pradesh plastic-free, the state government has decided to do away with plastic liquor bottles from April 1 and promote glass ones, an official said here Sunday.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 11:18:45 AM

Seven of family killed in Haryana accident
Ambala (Haryana), March 7 (IANS) Seven members of a family were killed early Sunday when their car collided with a bus on the Ambala-Hisar road in Haryana, police said.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 10:52:56 AM

No rains expected in Delhi
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Delhi will see clear skies Sunday, a day after receiving light showers. The weatherman said the mercury level could also rise.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 10:29:02 AM

Women less than 10 percent of India's higer judiciary (March 8 is International Women's Day)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Did you know the Supreme Court doesn't have a single woman judge? The Indian judiciary continues to turn a Nelson's eye to gender parity despite the government making a concerted bid to raise women's representation in parliament and state legislatures to 33 percent.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 9:45:58 AM

Zambia seeks strong economic partnership with India: Envoy
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) When Indian President Pratibha Patil gave her speech in parliament on Feb 22, one among the millions watching her speak in Hindi on television was Zambian Ambassador S.K. Walubita.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 9:24:35 AM

Pit wits against game fish in Himachal
Shimla, March 7 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is organising a unique contest for anglers who wish to pit their wits against the golden mahseer - a game fish.

Sunday, March 07, 2010 8:34:38 AM

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