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24-foot tall Hanuman idol forced into 1,300 km return trip
Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu), Sep 29 (IANS) A 24-foot tall statue of Hindu god Hanuman is making a return trip of 650 km as it was removed from here Monday, eight days after it was installed here amid political controversy.

Monday, September 29, 2008 11:44:43 PM

Central minister Elangovan slams Tamil Nadu government
Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) E.V.K.S. Elangovan, a central minister and Congress leader, Monday criticised Tamil Nadu's DMK government for 'undemocratic acts'.

Monday, September 29, 2008 6:30:16 PM

Achuthanandan to lead protest march outside Parliament oct 17
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) Even as the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) raised milk prices to Rs.20 a litre Monday, the LDF constituents announced they have asked Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan to lead a protest march outside parliament against the economic policies of the Manmohan Singh government.

Monday, September 29, 2008 5:36:41 PM

No problem with Mayawati's leadership: CPI-M
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) says it has 'no problem' in working under the leadership of Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) chief Mayawati if the proposed Third Front comes to power in the next general elections because the priority is the defeat of both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Monday, September 29, 2008 5:26:51 PM

Mizo students ask Myanmar migrants to leave
Aizawl, Sep 29 (IANS) The Young Mizo Association (YMA), an influential students' body in Mizoram, has served quit notices to Myanmarese migrants for allegedly harassing girls in a village, YMA leaders said Monday.

Monday, September 29, 2008 5:18:27 PM

All-party meet likely on Singur land row
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) An all-party meeting is likely to be held in West Bengal to resolve the ongoing Singur imbroglio, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) politburo member Sitaram Yechuri said here Monday.

Monday, September 29, 2008 5:17:55 PM

Congress alleges victimisation of arrested RTI activist
Lucknow, Sep 29 (IANS) The state Congress president has alleged that its Right To Information (RTI) activist Shailendra Singh who was arrested last week was being victimised by the state government. Singh is to appear before a sessions court Tuesday and is expected to move a bail application, Congress officials said.

Monday, September 29, 2008 3:27:17 PM

Neither UPA nor NDA will get majority: Psephologist
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) Neither the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) nor the opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA) would have a clear majority in the next Lok Sabha elections, noted psephologist Yogendra Yadav predicted Monday.

Monday, September 29, 2008 3:26:09 PM

Rahul will be PM sooner or later: Sachin Pilot
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Even as the Congress party equivocates over making Rahul Gandhi its prime ministerial candidate, Sachin Pilot, a young MP considered a part of his youth brigade, says it will 'happen sooner or later'.

Monday, September 29, 2008 1:31:08 PM

Uttar Pradesh minister's son booked for abduction bid
Lucknow, Sep 29 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh minister's son, his nephew and 30 other people have been booked for allegedly attempting to abduct a university student, police said Monday.

Monday, September 29, 2008 10:46:04 AM

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