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Nervous students, anxious parents as Class 12 exams begin
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The grey skies complemented the mood outside most schools in the capital Thursday as Class 12 students began their Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) exams. Jittery students flipping through thick textbooks last minute while parents tried to calm them were a common sight.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 11:38:59 AM

I hope the bad times are over: Sehwag (INTERVIEW)
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Admitting that his shot selection has been poor, ace batsman Virender Sehwag hopes that luck will 'smile' during the World Cup so he can give India flying starts again.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 10:21:12 AM

India partner country at ITB Berlin tourism expo
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Riding a 15 percent annual growth in arrivals over the last four years, India will be the partner country at ITB Berlin, the world's largest travel and trade show March 6-11 where it will showcase its rich cultural and scenic diversity that is a huge draw globally.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 9:44:36 AM

Stepping up education among tribal children
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Enrolment of tribal children in schools in four districts of Andhra Pradesh has gone up to 92.8 percent thanks to a project that can be emulated by other states as well.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 9:06:31 AM

World Cup team leaves - on the wings of prayer and hopes (LEAD)
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) A 15-member Indian cricket team left early Thursday to participate in the World Cup in the West Indies carrying with them the hopes and aspirations of millions of Indians, not just in the country but around the world.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 8:33:33 AM

EU to bring 'tasty Europe' to India
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Cultures and cuisines will mix, giving India a taste of Europe when EU Agriculture Commissioner Mariann Fischer Boel comes here with the leaders of top food and liquor companies March 6.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 8:27:42 AM

An anti-rabies campaign with bite (FEATURE)
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) As vehicles whiz past E.M. Bypass on the city's eastern fringe towards the airport, a signboard on the left indicates the Kolkata Municipal Corporation's dog pound now run by Maneka Gandhi's People for Animals (PFA).

Thursday, March 01, 2007 8:26:35 AM

Smoking is injurious to health, says Saif
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Barely a week after stories of his illness broke out and swamped the print and electronic media, Saif Ali Khan is back on his feet and promises to quit smoking for ever.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 8:25:18 AM

Festivities to mark Rajasthan Day celebrations
Jaipur, March 1 (IANS) The Rajasthan government has lined up a series of events, festivals and competitions to celebrate Rajasthan Day during March 24-30.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 7:39:31 AM

Indian team leaves for World Cup carrying a nation's hope
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) The Indian cricket team left here early Thursday morning to take part in the World Cup beginning March 11 in the West Indies.

Thursday, March 01, 2007 3:03:55 AM

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