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Orissa port site not Ridley turtle habitat: company official
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Orissa's Dharma Port project will not affect the nesting of the Olive Ridley turtles on the state's beach, claimed chief executive officer of Dhamra Port Company Ltd (DAPCL) Santosh Mohapatra here Monday.

Monday, May 26, 2008 6:24:04 PM

Rain snarls up Delhi traffic, cools northern India (All India Weather Report)
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) It took about two minutes Monday morning for the overcast sky to turn thundery black above the capital. The full-scale storm that followed turned roads into rivulets and snarled up traffic everywhere, something drearily familiar now. The recompense was a refreshingly cool day once the storm passed.

Monday, May 26, 2008 6:10:01 PM

Tamil Nadu police crack down on bootleggers
Hosur (Tamil Nadu), May 26 (IANS) Cracking down on bootleggers after many people died drinking spurious liquor, the Tamil Nadu police have arrested 217 people, among them 85 women, a police official said here Monday.

Monday, May 26, 2008 6:08:13 PM

Omaxe posts 100 percent increase in net profit
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Realty firm Omaxe has reported a consolidated net profit of Rs.4.94 billion for the year ended March 31, 2008, an increase of 102.85 percent from the last financial year, the company announced Monday.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:32:20 PM

Reliance confirms talks with South Africa's MTN
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group formally said Monday it is in consolidation talks with the South African telecom services giant MTN, just two days after the Bharti group ended its negotiations.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:31:41 PM

Kerala woman arrives from Dubai to testify against godman
Thiruvananthapuram, May 26 (IANS) A Kerala woman settled in Dubai, who had filed charges of cheating against controversial godman Santosh Madhavan that led to his arrest earlier this month, arrived here Monday.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:31:22 PM

SBI to pay more interest for domestic term deposits
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) India's largest bank, the State Bank of India, has raised its interest rate on domestic term deposits with maturity of two years and more by 25-50 basis points, effective from June 1.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:31:00 PM

Seven killed in Gujarat road mishap
Ahmedabad, May 26 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 10 others injured Sunday when a jeep collided with a truck on Mundra-Mandvi highway in Kutch district of Gujarat.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:22:37 PM

Congress, IUML hold talks in Kerala to end discord
Malappuram (Kerala), May 26 (IANS) Central minister and Congress leader Vayalar Ravi Monday met Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) Kerala state president Panakkad Muhammedali Shihab Thangal to sort out differences between the two parties that are part of the state's main opposition United Democratic Front (UDF).

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:22:20 PM

Rajasthan government renews warning to agitating Gujjars
Jaipur, May 26 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Monday repeated its warning to agitating Gujjars who are demanding Scheduled Tribe status, telling them to stop their blockade of rail tracks. Otherwise, the authorities would be forced to 'throw them out, and very many lives culd be lost', the government said.

Monday, May 26, 2008 5:21:57 PM

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