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Hot Wednesday in Delhi, Thursday to be similar
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) It was a hot Wednesday in the national capital as the maximum temperature settled four notches above the season's average at 42.7 degrees Celsius. No relief is expected on Thursday, the Met Office said.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 7:06:16 PM

Mamata slams media for criticising meet with Modi
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday hit back at a section of the media for drawing inferences regarding her meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will arrive here on May 9 on a two-day visit.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 7:04:03 PM

Delhi Metro plans WiFi facility aboard trains
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) plans to provide WiFi facility aboard its trains as well as in stations, union Minister of State for Urban Development Babul Supriyo said on Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 7:00:05 PM

Katara case: HC dismisses Vikas Yadav's parole extension plea
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea by Vikas Yadav, who is serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, seeking extension of the parole granted to him.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 7:00:03 PM

Cine stars and their encounters of the wrong kind
Mumbai/Chennai, May 6 (IANS) It's an industry known for glamour - and for close encounters of the wrong kind. With Bollywood superstar Salman Khan sentenced on Wednesday to five years in jail for a hit-and-run accident in 2002, here's the lowdown on actors who've found themselves holding the short end of the stick.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:44:04 PM

Toll of Tibetans in Nepal quake rises to 10
Dharamsala, May 6 (IANS) The number of Tibetans in exile in Nepal who were killed in the devastating earthquake on April 25 has risen to 10, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said here on Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:44:03 PM

Modi tweets about China, Mongolia visit
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took to Twitter to say he was looking forward to his upcoming visit to China and Mongolia, with some of his tweets in the Chinese and Mongolian language scripts.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:24:04 PM

Court summons Jindal, Koda in coal block case
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) A court here on Wednesday issued summons to industrialist Naveen Jindal, former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and others in the coal block allocation case.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:24:03 PM

Conference to showcase India's achievements in education
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The government on Wednesday said it planned to hold an international conference to showcase India's achievements in addressing issues related to quality, equality, access to and best practices in the field of education.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:22:15 PM

HC seeks Delhi's response to 'glorifying' farmer's suicide
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the city government's response to a petition challenging its decision to label Gajendra Singh, a farmer from Rajasthan who allegedly committed suicide during a recent AAP rally, as a "martyr" and to stop "glorifying" his death.

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 6:18:05 PM

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