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Modi was a victim of unfair vilification, says Bindra
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Former Indian cricket board president Inderjit Singh Bindra, an influential member of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council, feels suspended IPL chairman Lalit Modi was a victim of unfair vilification and lauded him as marketing genius who has changed the landscape of Indian crikcet.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:33:21 PM

40 arrested for Rae Bareli communal clash over cricket match
Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Around 40 people have been arrested for their involvement in a communal clash that broke out over a cricket match left at least 12 people injured in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli district, officials said Thursday, adding the situation is now 'absolutely normal'.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:32:56 PM

BJP, JMM step up efforts to save coalition
Ranchi/New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and a jittery Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) were Thursday engaged in efforts to save their ruling combine in Jharkhand, with the former not carrying out its threat to formally withdraw support to the Shibu Soren government.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:27:50 PM

Lalu wants Rs.100,000 pension for MPs
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad Thursday demanded that the salary and pension of MPs should be increased to Rs.80,000 and Rs.100,000 per month respectively as many male MPs 'will lose their jobs once the women's reservation bill is passed'.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:14:20 PM

Bureaucrat held for graft sent to CBI custody
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A court Thursday ordered a five-day Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody for an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer arrested for corruption along with three excise officers and two accomplices.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:09:04 PM

Parliament panel slams ministry for failure to save tigers
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The environment ministry has failed to take adequate measures for the preservation of tigers and its figure of the number of the big cats in the country is 'not reliable' as many tiger reserves do not conduct an annual census, said a report tabled in parliament Thursday.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:08:44 PM

Hindusthan National Gas, OMCO International form JV
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) Glass container major Hindusthan National Glass and Industries (HNG) has formed a joint venture with Belgium-based OMCO International NV to set up and operate mould manufacturing facilities in India.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:02:28 PM

Rahul visits Haryana village hit by anti-Dalit violence
Hisar (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Thursday paid a surprise visit to Mirchpur village in this Haryana district which was rocked by an arson attack on Dalit houses last week, in which two people were burnt alive.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:02:13 PM

Digvijay regrets row over his Chidambaram comments
Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Thursday expressed regrets over the controversy created by his comments on Home Minister P. Chidambaram vis-a-vis Maoists.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 7:53:37 PM

Christian priest found murdered near Mumbai
Thane (Maharashtra), April, 29 (IANS) An elderly Christian priest was found murdered in his residence in this district adjoining Mumbai Thursday morning, police said.

Thursday, April 29, 2010 7:53:22 PM

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