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Advani should mind his words, feels Manmohan Singh
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) Refusing to be drawn into constant verbal attacks on him by top Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh nevertheless hoped for moderation in the use of words in the world of politics.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:59:49 PM

Man held for kidnapping minor boy
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) A bid to kidnap a minor boy from central Delhi was foiled with the arrest of a 32-year-old man at New Delhi Railway station here, police said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:58:55 PM

Anna movement has served its purpose: PM
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) Assuring a bill soon for an effective Lokpal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said the Anna Hazare movement had 'served its purpose', while also condemning the recent assaults on members of civil society.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:55:37 PM

Irom Sharmila's supporters detained
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Over 25 supporters of Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila, who is on hunger strike for repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the northeastern state, were detained by police and then left off, a group member claimed.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:53:38 PM

Hazare lauds his villagers' stand on Rahul Gandhi
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Oct 19 (IANS) Anna Hazare Wednesday lauded the stand taken by Ralegan Siddhi sarpanch (village head) against meeting Congress leader Rahul Gandhi after the fracas in New Delhi the day before.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:51:02 PM

Tamil Nadu civic polls: Second phase ends
Chennai, Oct 19 (IANS) The second and final phase of the Tamil Nadu civic bodies' poll concluded Wednesday with 80 percent voting.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:48:06 PM

Nod for Kolkata gas distribution MoU
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Greater Calcutta Gas Supply Corporation Ltd (GCGSCL), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) and Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) to set up gas distribution system in the city.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:45:41 PM

Pull up your socks, Mayawati tells officials
Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) With the 2012 state assembly elections looming, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday convened a meeting of all district magistrates, district police chiefs and other top officials of the state and asked them to ensure effective administration or face action.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:33:38 PM

Manmohan returns after IBSA summit
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh returned here Wednesday night after attending the 5th summit of the leaderships of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) at Pretoria.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:33:01 PM

Bengal gets its first e-collectorate
Barasat (West Bengal), Oct 19 (IANS) In a step towards promoting e-governance, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday inaugurated the state's first e-collectorate in North 24 Parganas district.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:28:24 PM

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