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Government hit by integrity, leadership deficit: BJP
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday accused the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) of integrity, leadership and competence deficit and said if Prime Minister Manmohan Singh did not address challenges before his government, it will end up being a mere footnote in history.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 8:09:49 PM

Congress MPs raise Telangana issue in Lok Sabha
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A group of Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh Tuesday raised in the Lok Sabha the demand for separate statehood for the Telangana region, causing embarrassment to the party leadership.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 8:07:38 PM

Fogy morning gives way to bright day, cloudy Wednesday likely
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A thick blanket of fog enveloped Delhi Tuesday morning, causing diversion of a few domestic and international flights due to poor visibility conditions at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, but gave way to a sunny day. Wednesday could witness partly cloudy skies.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 8:07:06 PM

31 convicted, 63 acquitted for Godhra train burning
Ahmedabad, Feb 22 (IANS) A fast track court here Tuesday convicted 31 people for hatching a conspiracy to burn the Sabarmati Express train in Godhra in Gujarat in 2002, killing 59 people and sparking one of the bloodiest communal riots in India. But it let off 63 people, including a key accused, for lack of evidence.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 8:01:41 PM

Indian killed in accident in Libya, 2 injured
New Delhi/Chennai, Feb 22 (IANS) An Indian was killed and two others were injured in Libya in a road accident last week, the Indian embassy in Tripoli said Tuesday, while stressing that the death was not due to due to gunfire in the wake of ongoing anti-government protests.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 8:01:07 PM

Bengal cold storages threaten to shut down
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) Demanding an increase in rent due to escalating electricity and fuel bills, the West Bengal Cold Storage Association (WBCSA) Tuesday threatened to stop operations in 470 cold storages in the state if this was not done.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 7:55:07 PM

Libya unrest: India readying evacuation plan, 1 Indian killed in accident
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) With the protests in Libya cascading, the Indian government is is readying a contingency plan to evacuate its nationals residing in the violence-torn country, even as an Indian was killed in a road accident in the North African country.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 7:51:53 PM

Doeschate sets up a challenging total for England
Nagpur, Feb 22 (IANS) Ryan ten Doeschate struck a blistering 119 off 110 balls as the Netherlands set a stiff 293-run target for England in their World Cup Group B match here Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 7:40:31 PM

Bravo feels he is hitting top form at right time
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo feels he is hitting the top form just in time for the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 7:35:36 PM

Godhra verdict vindicates government's stand: Minister
Gandhinagar, Feb 22 (IANS) Jainarayan Vyas, Gujarat's tourism minister and the government's official spokesperson, Tuesday termed the judgement in the Godhra train carnage as a vindication of the government's stand.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 7:24:52 PM

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