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Sania loses in doubles, Bhupathi advances in Aegon International
Eastbourne, June 16 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Chia-Jung Chuang of Chinese Taipei bowed out of the Aegon International tennis with a first-round defeat against fourth-seeded Australians Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs 5-7, 4-6 here Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 7:37:59 PM

Delhiites continue to experience pleasant weather
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Delhiites enjoyed comfortable weather Tuesday with both maximum and minimum temperature recording a drop and humidity settling at normal level.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 7:27:20 PM

Village council beats rapist with shoes as a punishment
Lucknow, June 16 (IANS) Whatever punishment the law and the highest court in the land may prescribe for rape, a village council in Uttar Pradesh has clearly taken a different view. In a recent case, it felt slapping the rapist with shoes was enough.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 7:18:07 PM

Indian Army chief reviews Kashmir security
Srinagar, June 16 (IANS) Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday, a day after the annual Amarnath pilgrimage began despite inclement weather.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 7:01:06 PM

Gujarat wants 11 more towns under Urban Renewal Mission
Gandhinagar, June 16 (IANS) The Gujarat government has sent a list of 11 industrial towns in the state to the central governmemt for their inclusion in the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), an official statement said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 6:30:40 PM

Jaipal Reddy proposes cut in home loan rates
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy Tuesday sought to boost affordable housing, proposing an interest rate of 7.5 percent on loans for houses costing between Rs.5 lakh and Rs.30 lakh.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 6:28:19 PM

Four cops killed in Jharkhand gun battle with Maoists
Ranchi, June 16 (IANS) Four policemen were killed in a nearly two-hour-long gun battle with Maoist rebels in Jharkhand's Palamau district Tuesday afternoon, police said.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 6:21:47 PM

Power Grid Corp net up 16.7 percent
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Public sector electricity major Power Grid Corp of India Tuesday reported a net profit of Rs.1,690.6 crore for 2008-09 as against Rs.1,448.5 crore recorded the year before, an increase of 16.7 percent.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 6:19:15 PM

Tribal militants gun down 12 Assam villagers in attack
Guwahati, June 16 (IANS) At least 12 people, including eight children, were killed and a cluster of huts set ablaze Tuesday by tribal separatists in India's restive northeastern state of Assam, officials said.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 6:15:59 PM

Hyderabad boy down with swine flu, total cases now 31
Hyderabad, June 16 (IANS) A nine-year-old boy who arrived here from the US is infected with swine flu, health authorities confirmed. This takes the number of A(H1N1) flu cases in Hyderabad to 13 and in India to 31.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 5:46:38 PM

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