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Heart patient dies due to road blockade by VHP
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) A 70-year-old man died of a heart attack in Haryana Wednesday since he could not be rushed to hospital due to the nationwide blockade of roads and railway tracks by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists protesting the cancellation of land transfer to the Amarnath shrine board in Kashmir.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 4:52:16 PM

Trinamool Congress accuses CPI-M workers of looting houses
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) The houses of 12 Trinamool Congress activists in West Bengal's East Midnapore district were allegedly looted by Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) workers Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 4:46:37 PM

Lalu Prasad's party protests new charges against him
Patna, Aug 13 (IANS) The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Wednesday said the allegation that party chief Lalu Prasad misused his official position as railways minister to help his relatives acquire land was nothing but 'false propaganda'.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 4:44:02 PM

Is Jharkhand heading towards president rule? (News Analysis)
Ranchi, Aug 13 (IANS) With Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren eyeing the chief minister's post and the man in the chair Madhu Koda adamantly refusing to give it up, Jharkhand is inexorably slipping into another political crisis.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 4:07:27 PM

Heart patient dies as VHP blocks roads across India
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) A 70-year-old heart patient died in Haryana Wednesday as he could not be taken to hospital due to the nationwide blockade of roads and railway tracks by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists protesting the cancellation of land transfer to the Amarnath shrine board.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 3:14:38 PM

VHP protest hits road, rail traffic across India
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Rail and road traffic across the country was hit Wednesday as activists of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) blockaded roads and railway tracks to protest the cancellation of land transfer to the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB).

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 12:15:14 PM

VHP protest plus rain equal commuters' nightmare
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Incessant rain combined with road blockades by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists protesting the cancellation of land transfer to the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) spelt bad news for commuters in the national capital Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 11:58:22 AM

New law for forfeiture of ill-gotten wealth
Lucknow, Aug 12 (IANS) Of the large-scale administrative reforms in the pipeline by the central government, a major inclusion is of a new law to ensure speedy forfeiture of ill-gotten wealth and property by civil servants, a member of Administrative Reforms Commission said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 10:05:54 PM

Toll rises to 12 in Kashmir violence
Srinagar, Aug 12 (IANS) As many as 12 people were killed and at least 300 people, including civilians and security personnel, were injured in Kashmir Tuesday as violence escalated and protesters fought pitched battles with the police and paramilitary forces, defying curfew imposed across the Valley.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:07:44 PM

Economic blockade in Kashmir a 'myth of separatists': BJP
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said separatists in Kashmir had invented the 'myth' of an economic blockade of the valley to divert attention from the main issue of restoration of land to the Amarnath shrine management.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:05:45 PM

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