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Kalyan Singh in trouble over casteist speech
Agra, April 30 (IANS) District authorities Thursday moved against former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rebel Kalyan Singh for his objectionable casteist utterances.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 11:07:26 PM

Three killed in West Bengal poll violence
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Three people, including two poll officials, were killed and two paramilitary troopers injured Thursday when landmines, planted by suspected Maoist guerrillas to disrupt elections, went off in West Bengal's Maoist-hit districts.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:54:31 PM

Sikkim registers record 83 percent voting
Gangtok, April 30 (IANS) Sikkim registered a record voter turnout of 83 percent Thursday as it held simultaneous assembly elections and balloting for its lone Lok Sabha seat in the third phase of the elections.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:54:20 PM

Left Front candidate in trouble
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) A Lok Sabha candidate of West Bengal's ruling Left Front could be in trouble with the Election Commission for allegedly trying to influence her mother in voting inside the polling booth Thursday.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:42:41 PM

JD-S worker killed in group clash in Karnataka
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) A Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) worker was killed in a poll-related clash between two groups of the JD-S and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJ) in Davanagere Lok Sabha constituency in Karnataka, a police official said.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:22:25 PM

15 new central universities by next academic session
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) At least 15 more central universities, in addition to the existing 20, will be set up and start functioning from next year, the government said Thursday.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:09:32 PM

IT professional rapes, films lawyer; suspected in 3 more cases
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) A 26-year-old IT professional has been arrested here for allegedly raping and filming a 23-year-old law graduate, the police said Thursday adding that they are probing his involvement in three similar cases.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 10:02:47 PM

Two killed in West Bengal poll violence
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Two civilians were killed and a paramilitary trooper was injured Thursday when landmines, planted by suspected Maoist guerrillas to disrupt elections, went off in West Bengal's Maoist-affected districts.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 9:49:35 PM

Salesman robbed in Ghaziabad at gun-point
Ghaziabad, April 30 (IANS) Two armed men on a motorcycle robbed a 26-year-old salesman working with a telecom company here of Rs.1 lakh in cash and mobile re-charge coupons worth Rs.1.25 lakh, police said.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 9:49:23 PM

Delhi airport starts screening passengers for swine flu
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Doctors, paramedics and other health officials have started screening international passengers at the the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here for the swine flu virus.

Thursday, April 30, 2009 9:33:24 PM

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