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Protesting Thane lawyers to resume work for a day

January 6, 2009 1:11:04 am

Two days after paralysing work at Thane courts,the lawyers affiliated to the Thane district bar association have decided to stop the stir for a day on Tuesday.

‘Global meltdown is a consequence of capitalism’

January 6, 2009 1:09:22 am

The ongoing global financial meltdown is a result of the faulty structural logic of capitalism.

BMC offers white paper on water situation in city soon

January 6, 2009 1:08:57 am

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has decided to formulate a ‘white paper’ on the water situation in the city.

More stringent fire safety norms soon

January 6, 2009 1:07:52 am

The state administration is all set to bring into effect the Maharashtra Fire Prevention and Life Safety Measures Act,2006,that will make it mandatory for all residential and commercial buildings...

Sukhna and New Lake in for a makeover

January 6, 2009 1:07:40 am

The UT Administration has fresh plans up its sleeve for the revamp of the Sukhna lake as well as the New Lake in Sector 42.

Truckers claim good response to strike

January 6, 2009 1:05:55 am

The nationwide indefinite strike called by the All-India Motor Transport Congress has received good response from the truckers’ association in the state,claims the Bombay Goods Transport Association.

Bus-torching: politicians offer support to villagers of Bhankerpur

January 6, 2009 1:05:48 am

Politicians were seen making a beeline for Bhankerpur village on Monday,where tension continues to prevail among the villagers over the death of Jasveer Singh,a village youth who came under the wheels of a bus.

Pinjore murder was result of dispute over Rs 100,say cops

January 6, 2009 1:00:03 am

It was a fight over dividing Rs 100 among four persons that led three of them to murder the fourth,Suresh Kumar,an employee of an iron factory at Nalagarh,on December 26...

Education dept mandate: SSA teachers not to study in service

January 6, 2009 12:58:18 am

In what appears as another case of high-handedness of the Education department,government schools in the city have been instructed to deny permission to Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan teachers for higher studies.

Tarun Sangha enter DSA super league

January 6, 2009 12:57:38 am

There could have been many reasons as to why group B leaders Tarun Sangha would have taken Air Force,Palam lightly in their group match at the Ambedkar Stadium on Monday.

Rise of Sanjeeva clan in archery

January 6, 2009 12:56:15 am

It was a fight to the finish between brothers and competitors — Arjun Rao and Abhyudaya Srinet —in the 30 metres compound boys section at the 29th sub-junior national archery championship here on Monday.

Rs 10 lakh spent yearly but traffic-light timers still fail to keep time

January 6, 2009 12:55:54 am

Despite spending as much as Rs 10 lakh per annum on the maintenance of traffic-light timers in the city,commuters continue to be inconvenienced as a majority of these timers do not function effectively.

Bringing up a kid? It’s not child’s play

January 6, 2009 12:52:12 am

With Double Income No Kids couples on the rise,parenting seems to have taken a backseat. But those who have already taken the plunge anticipate hard times ahead.

Dr Batra’s clinic ordered to compensate man for harassment

January 6, 2009 12:49:23 am

A Delhi-based homoeopathy clinic has been found guilty of ‘deficiency in service’ by a consumer court and asked to pay Rs 10,000 as compensation to a man who was never given details of his ailment during his one-year-long treatment.

Body of watchman of Sector-8 post office found

January 6, 2009 12:48:24 am

What was suspected to be a failed robbery at the Sector 8-post office turned into a murder on Monday,when the body of Harjinder Singh...

Dense fog causes series of accidents,1 killed

January 6, 2009 12:48:04 am

Thick fog on the Yamuna Expressway caused a series of accidents on Monday...

Autorickshaw ban in city: No way out,auto union and Admn at loggerheads

January 6, 2009 12:47:01 am

With the extended winter break coming to an end and schools all set to re-open from Tuesday,children will have to be ready to brave the chill.

‘I don’t know what power drove me to dare the robber at this age’

January 6, 2009 12:45:33 am

In the failed robbery bid at a South Delhi bank,besides the police officers,a 75-year-old retired assistant professor of Deshbandhu College played a heroic role.

PCA stumped: SSP submits Rs 1.38 cr as security bill

January 6, 2009 12:45:31 am

A whopping Rs 1.38 crore is what the Punjab Cricket Association owes to the Mohali district police for providing security at the stadium during the last one year.

Hakim says all conspirators hiding in UP: police

January 6, 2009 12:43:53 am

In another revelation by the Delhi blast accused Hakim Abdul Kareem,according to the Special Cell officers,the other 12 absconding Indian Mujahidin members wanted for the September 13 serial blasts are hiding in Uttar Pradesh.

MCD officials differ over appointment of additional commissioners

January 6, 2009 12:42:21 am

For more than six months now the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has not had three additional commissioners.

Vikas Marg underpass to be completed by July: PWD minister

January 6, 2009 12:41:06 am

East Delhi residents will have to wait longer to enjoy signal-free movement at the Vikas Marg crossing,as the underpass project,behind schedule by six months,will now be completed by July this year.

Docs strike after pay not cleared at govt hospital

January 6, 2009 12:39:33 am

Resident doctors of Dr Baba Sahib Ambedkar Hospital in Rohini went on strike on Monday,after the accounts officer went on leave in November without releasing their salaries.

LIT complex to be auctioned as single unit with Rs 197 cr as reserve price

January 6, 2009 12:39:10 am

The commercial complex built by the Ludhiana Improvement Trust on 2.2 acres of land on the Rani Jhansi Road will be auctioned in a single chunk at a reserve price of Rs 197 crore.

Flat scam: no ‘cognizable offence’,police yet to file FIR

January 6, 2009 12:38:20 am

The Delhi Police is yet to find any “cognizable evidence” in the controversial DDA flats allotment scheme.