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Rare albino palm civet seized, handed over to Lucknow zoo
Lucknow, Aug 30 (IANS) A rare albino palm civet that was seized with the arrest of two smugglers in Uttar Pradesh has been handed over to the Lucknow zoo, officials said here Saturday.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:27:24 PM

Prime Minister sets goal of training 500 mn technicians by 2020
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The government will set a goal of creating 500 million trained technicians by 2020, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Saturday.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:19:52 PM

No work at Nano factory for second consecutive day
Kolkata, Aug 30 (IANS) Tata Motors' plans to roll out the world's cheapest car Nano from Singur in West Bengal continued to face trouble, with its workers not attending work at the factory for the second day running Saturday.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:03:34 PM

Two more ULFA units may cease fire in Assam
Guwahati, Aug 30 (IANS) Two more potent striking units of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) may soon enter into a ceasefire with the government in Assam, officials said here Saturday.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:01:22 PM

Equity markets post gains for the week
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Indian equity markets registered gains for the week, piggybacking on the decline in inflation rate and strong global markets. Out of five trading sessions, three ended positive.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:56:19 PM

Subodh Gupta to top Saffronart autumn online auction
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Two works by leading contemporary artist Subodh Gupta have been set at the highest estimates at Saffronart's autumn online auction, scheduled to take place Sep 3-4. However, it is not Gupta's work that gets the treasured cover - it is T.V. Santosh's enigmatically entitled 'When your Target Cries for Mercy'.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:39:11 PM

Adlabs cinemas increase presence in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) Adlabs Cinemas, part of the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, opened its third cinema in Salem in Tamil Nadu, taking the total number of screens in Salem to five.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:38:29 PM

Mexico shocked after 12 decapitated bodies found in Yucatan
Mexico City, Aug 30 (DPA) The discovery of 12 decapitated bodies in the southeast Mexican state of Yucatan has shocked Mexico, Yucatan Governor Ivonne Ortega has said.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:23:38 PM

Goa plans yearly overseas conference of expats
Panaji, Aug 30 (IANS) Goa Commissioner for NRI Affairs Eduardo Faleiro has announced plans to hold a yearly global convention of Goans in different countries that are home to significant Goan expat populations.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:08:44 PM

Industrialist K.K. Birla passes away
Kolkata, Aug 30 (IANS) Eminent industrialist and former Rajya Sabha member Krishna Kumar Birla died at his Birla Park residence here Saturday after a brief illness. He was 90.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:01:14 PM

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