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Change of heart? No V-Day rampage, promise Hindu outfits
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) They have no plans for Valentine's Day this year, or so they say. Hindu radical outfits like the Shiv Sena, Bajrang Dal and the Vishwa Hind Parishad (VHP) promise they will not disrupt Valentine's Day (VD) celebrations though they will solicit support against it.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 5:01:44 PM

Delhi to host honorary consuls meet
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The first South Asian regional meet of honorary consuls will be held in the capital Feb 15-17.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:39:33 PM

Kochi names Jayawardene captain, wants Ganguly to join think-tank
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Sri Lankan Mahela Jayawardene will lead new entrants Kochi to the Indian Premier League (IPL), and the franchise is trying to persuade Sourav Ganguly to join the team's think-tank.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:39:00 PM

Jamia to celebrate Zakir Hussain's birth anniversary
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is organising an Inter-Agency Sports and Cultural Meet Sunday in memory of the late president Zakir Husain, a university official said.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:29:19 PM

Election Commission observers not told to visit again: Biman
Kolkata, Feb 12 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front chairman Biman Bose Saturday said the alliance has not asked the Election Commission observers to visit the state again a few days after their first visit.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:26:04 PM

Pune to pay homage to German Bakery blast victims Sunday
Pune (Maharashtra), Feb 12 (IANS) Thousands of Punekars Saturday prepared to pay homage to the victims of the German Bakery blast on the first anniversary Sunday of the terror attack here.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:22:14 PM

Sensex slips 280 points (Weekly Market Review)
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slipped 280 points in the weekly trade, taking three weeks' losses to 1,279 points on high inflation, low manufacturing output and a string of negative news related to scams and unrest in Egypt.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:10:51 PM

In 2010, Goa received tourists twice its population
Panaji, Feb 12 (IANS) Goa, known for its sunny beaches and night life, received nearly 26 lakh (2.6 million) tourists in 2010 or nearly double its population of 13 lakh, according to statistics released by the state tourism department Saturday.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:03:22 PM

Three Maoists from Assam held in Orissa
Bhubaneswar, Feb 12 (IANS) Three Maoist activists from Assam were arrested in Orissa's Sundergarh district Saturday, police said.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:03:21 PM

Thousands flock in as air show opens to public
Bangalore, Feb 12 (IANS) AeroIndia Saturday became a grand public event with thousands of people, young and old, flocking to the venue to witness scintillating flight displays and breathtaking aerobatics by a range of metal birds.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 3:52:02 PM

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