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Sensex ends 54 points down
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) A key index of Indian equities markets recouped most of the day's losses Wednesday, but still closed 54 points below its previous close.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 4:00:52 PM

Tharoor non-committal on Indians in Sri Lanka jails
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Kanthapuram A.P. Aboobacker Musliyaar, an influential leader of Kerala Muslims, Wednesday said that Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor was non-committal on the possibility of bringing back about 40 Indians in Sri Lankan prisons.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 3:55:26 PM

Experts advise on do's and don'ts of face masks
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Do you know how safe are your face masks and how to use them? According to doctors, using poor quality face masks and wearing them improperly make people more vulnerable to the swine flu that has left 15 people dead across India and affected over 1,000.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 3:27:45 PM

Death of two kidnapped men in Patna bring fear to the fore again
Patna, Aug 12 (IANS) The recovery of skeletons of two abducted youngsters in this Bihar capital has worsened the fears of several families in Bihar whose children and relatives have been missing for months and years.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 3:26:29 PM

Agri-products perish before reaching consumers, admits government
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Even as the prices of fruits and vegetables soar daily, the central government has admitted large volumes of agricultural produce perish before reaching consumers because of poor preservation facilities.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 3:14:11 PM

Steel authority set to bag Chhattisgarh iron ore reserve
Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), Aug 12 (IANS) Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) is set to bag a 2,028-hectare block in the Rowghat iron ore mine deposits in Chhattisgarh to feed its flagship unit, the Bhilai Steel Plant, as it has obtained the final clearance from the environment and forest ministry.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 3:13:30 PM

Sensex moves up from intra-day low
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) A key index of the Indian equities markets moved up from its intra-day low Wednesday afternoon but was still 221 points lower than its previous close.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 2:21:59 PM

Delhi allows private hospitals to treat swine flu patients
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday announced it would rope in private hospitals to treat people with swine flu following a rise in the number of cases in the national capital.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 2:11:40 PM

Don't panic, swine flu patients say online
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Swine flu patients and survivors are taking on the virus by networking on the web, updating each other on their fight against Influenza A (H1N1) and advising others on how to avoid it.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 2:11:25 PM

Nine convicted for murder of former Bihar minister
Patna, Aug 12 (IANS) A civil court here found nine people, including former MP Surajbhan Singh and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) legislators Munna Shukla and Shashi Kumar Rai, guilty of the murder of former minister Brij Bihari Prasad.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 1:59:52 PM

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