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Global Investors Meet begins in Bangalore
Bangalore, June 3 (IANS) The Global Investors Meet (GIM), expected to bring in Rs.5 trillion (Rs.5 lakh crore) to Karnataka in the next four-five years, began here Thursday with the state rolling out a red carpet to global firms and India Inc.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 1:18:14 PM

Food inflation climbs to 16.55 percent
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Despite the government's best efforts to talk it down, India's annual food inflation shot up to 16.55 percent for the week ended May 22, owing to high prices of pulses, milk and fruits, official data released Thursday showed.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 12:58:59 PM

Two suspected Maoists killed in Bihar
Patna, June 3 (IANS) Two suspected Maoists were killed in a gun battle with police in Bihar's Munger district Thursday morning, an official said.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 12:52:50 PM

Activists criticise move to exempt tobacco from entry tax
Patna, June 3 (IANS) Activists working for anti-tobacco awareness Thursday criticised the Bihar government's decision not to levy entry tax on tobacco.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 12:31:08 PM

Yasin Malik on hunger strike in Kashmir
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik Thursday went on a daylong hunger strike, along with 30 party activists, in north Kashmir's Nadihal village to protest the murders of three villagers in a staged shootout April 30.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 12:21:31 PM

Police to seek custody of army officer in fake shootout case
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police will seek the custody of an army officer accused of killing three villagers on April 30 in a staged shootout in Machil sector of the Line of Control (LoC), which divides the state between India and Pakistan.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 11:52:56 AM

Left on its way out in West Bengal, admits leader (Interview)
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The drubbing in the municipal elections is a clear pointer that the Left Front that has ruled West Bengal continuously since 1977 is set to be voted out next year, a party leader said Thursday.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 11:47:20 AM

Herbal products driving Indian cosmetics market
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The herbal cosmetics industry is 'driving growth in the beauty business' in India and is expected to grow at a rate of seven percent as more people shun chemical products in favour of organic ones.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 11:40:23 AM

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi turns 87
Chennai, June 3 (IANS) The DMK was in a celebratory mood Thursday as their leader and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi turned 87.

Thursday, June 03, 2010 11:16:37 AM

Stories of Akbar, marriage and space: A hearty bouquet (IANS Books This Week)
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Here are five new books to add to your reading list this week:

Thursday, June 03, 2010 10:56:48 AM

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