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CWG organising committee asked to explain delays, deals
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrasekhar is understood to have asked the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee to submit details about the delays in the completion of games projects, cost overruns and deals that have attracted adverse media attention, even as a report of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) about suspected irregularities hit headlines in India and London.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 2:19:33 PM

NALCO floats tender to buy two lakh tonne coal
Bhubaneswar, July 31 (IANS) The state-owned National Aluminium Co. Ltd. (NALCO) has floated a tender to buy 200,000 tonnes washed coal for its captive power plant in Orissa's Angul town, a company official said Saturday.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 2:14:52 PM

Madhya Pradesh to add 5,486 MW power by 2014
Bhopal, July 31 (IANS) Power-starved Madhya Pradesh will add 5,486 MW power by 2013-14 with several under-construction thermal power projects to be commissioned by then, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 2:14:37 PM

Briton's murder in Dharamsala: Police to seek Interpol help
Dharamsala, July 31 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh Police will approach Interpol to crack the 2006 murder case of a British charity worker in this town and seek extradition of the prime suspect from Scotland, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 2:11:16 PM

Drunk man enters school, hacks to death Class 1 boy
Raipur, July 31 (IANS) A drunk 40-year-old man stormed into a government school brandishing a cleaver and brutally hacked to death a Class 1 student in a remote area of Chhattisgarh, police said Saturday.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 2:00:54 PM

Violence continues in curfew-bound Kashmir, toll four
Srinagar, July 31 (IANS) Violence escalated in the Kashmir Valley Saturday as an irate mob attacked a police camp in north Kashmir Baramulla district and the Sopore railway station, defying curfew restrictions, even as the death toll rose to four since Friday. Three protesters were injured in firing by security forces.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 1:28:31 PM

Uttar Pradesh BJP leader's wife murdered
Lucknow, July 31 (IANS) The wife of a senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator was found strangled to death inside her house in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district Saturday, police said.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 1:05:01 PM

Heavy rains lash Delhi, bring back traffic woes
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Delhi Saturday morning, bringing with it flooded streets and traffic snarls. Commuters had a harrowing time reaching their destinations with long jams reported on most city roads.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 12:30:14 PM

Chhattisgarh airlifting doctors to diarrhoea-hit areas
Raipur, July 31 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has started airlifting doctors by choppers to tribal belts in Bijapur and Dantewada districts where dozens of people have died due to diarrhoea, cholera and other diseases in the past few months, a minister said Saturday.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 12:14:57 PM

Poor facilities washing away Cherrapunjee's tourism prospects
Cherrapunjee (Meghalaya), July 31 (IANS) Dotted with waterfalls cascading over deep gorges, this town - renamed Sohra - is famous the world over as the wettest place on earth due to its magical rains. But lack of facilities have prompted some to dub it as a 'third class tourist destination'.

Saturday, July 31, 2010 11:09:09 AM

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