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BJP to move privilege motion against PM
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said it will move a privilege motion against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for misleading parliament on the report of a committee which probed the cash-for-vote scandal.

Friday, March 18, 2011 6:11:25 PM

Mumbai Indians came to cheer their 'Slinga Malinga' (World Cup Diary)
Mumbai , March 18 (IANS) Many young fans who turned up at the Wankhede Stadium here Friday said they came to see their Indian Premier League (IPL) team Mumbai Indians pacer Lasith Malinga rather than his Sri Lanka team playing New Zealand in the World Cup.

Friday, March 18, 2011 6:02:05 PM

Punjab issues directive to curb honour killings
Chandigarh, March 18 (IANS) The Punjab government Friday issued directions and guidelines to district administration and police officials to give couples marrying outside their caste boarding facilities, counselling and security to curb honour killings.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:59:20 PM

91-year-old JSS leader creates Kerala poll history
Alappuzha (Kerala), March 18 (IANS) With her candidature finalised Friday, 91-year-old K.R. Gouri Amma has made history in Kerala's electoral politics by becoming the only candidate to contest all the assembly elections since the state first went to polls in 1957.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:59:19 PM

Will give explanation on Gujarat riots in Supreme Court: Modi
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Friday refused to answer queries on the 2002 Gujarat riots, saying he would give his explanation on his alleged role in the riots in the Supreme Court.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:57:07 PM

Army apolitical, studying officer's 'praise for Modi
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Maintaining that the army was an 'apolitical' organisation, Indian Army chief General Vijay Kumar Singh Friday the encomiums showered on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi by a division commander in Ahmedabad recently will be examined.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:56:33 PM

Provide education to fellow beings: Vice president's wife
Aligarh, March 18 (IANS) No act of charity is bigger than providing a fellow being with an opportunity to attain education and to make a respectable living with dignity, Salma Ansari, Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari's wife, has said.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:56:32 PM

Mamata names 228 candidates, leaves 64 seats for Congress
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Friday announced a list of her party's candidates for 228 seats for the upcoming West Bengal assembly elections, leaving 64 seats for the Congress.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:48:36 PM

PM takes on opposition, denies Wiki leaks on cash-for-votes scam (Roundup)
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday went on the front-foot to bat for his party against allegations that MPs had been bribed to win the 2008 parliamentary trust vote and addressed different forums to deny any wrongdoing as stated in the 'unverified and unverifiable' WikiLeaks cables.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:41:27 PM

World Cup scoreboard: Ireland vs. Netherlands
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the World Cup Group B match between Ireland and Netherlands at the Eden Gardens here Friday.

Friday, March 18, 2011 5:37:34 PM

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