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Department for non-resident Tamils suggested
Chennai, July 3 (IANS) Creating a new department to protect the interests of non- resident Tamils (NRT) and bringing a motion in parliament for making Tamil a national language were some of the decisions taken at a meeting here Saturday to discuss the next course of action on the resolutions passed at the Tamil meet held last month in Coimbatore.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:48:51 PM

Learn humility, PM tells IITians
Kanpur, July 3 (IANS) Learn humility and be broad-minded and tolerant. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gave this advice to students graduating from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here Saturday.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:42:05 PM

India needs more quality research in science: PM
Kanpur, July 3 (IANS) India needs to step up quality research in science and technology with a sense of urgency, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:33:44 PM

Kerala editor held for article on Gulf-based businessman
Thiruvananthapuram, July 3 (IANS) T.P. Nandakumar, editor of a periodical and petitioner in a scam related to renovation of power plants in Kerala, was taken into custody Saturday for publishing a defamatory article on a non-resident Indian businessman, police said.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:25:38 PM

Pacheco sent to two days judicial custody, hospitalised (Third Lead)
Panaji, July 3 (IANS) Hours after a Goa court Saturday sent former tourism minister Mickky Pacheco to two days judicial custody following his surrender in connection with the mysterious death of his alleged lover, he was admitted to a hospital after complaining of chest pain.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:16:52 PM

Sify offers revenue opportunities for cyber cafes
Chennai, July 3 (IANS) In order to arrest the closure of its franchisee-owned cyber cafes owing to increased costs, city-based internet services company Sify Technologies Saturday launched 'Sify mylife' that enables a cyber cafe owner to increase his revenue.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:11:41 PM

Panjab University teachers reject UGC regulations
Chandigarh, July 3 (IANS) The Panjab University Teachers' Association (PUTA) has rejected new rules issued by the University Grants Commission (UGC) which nullify promotions of 40 faculty members.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:08:05 PM

Delhi's new airport terminal gets first rush of visitors
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Delhiites may get a glimpse of the new international airport terminal only July 14 but its inauguration Saturday saw the city's invited political and bureaucratic elite explore the inside of the facility -- without any passport or flight ticket.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 6:01:29 PM

Major connecting roads in NCR to be widened
Ghaziabad, July 3 (IANS) In a bid to ease traffic congestion in the national capital region (NCR) before the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, all major connecting roads, including highways, will be widened, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 5:50:47 PM

Gadkari condemns Amethi re-naming
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has criticised the Uttar Pradesh government's decision to name a new district, comprising Amethi parliamentary constituency, as Chattrapati Sahuji Maharaj Nagar.

Saturday, July 03, 2010 5:47:41 PM

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