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‘I’m ready to face anyone from SAD’

January 8, 2009 2:33:09 am

Patiala MP and wife of former chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh today challenged any Akali stalwart to contest against her from Patiala.

VB presents challan against jail supdt

January 8, 2009 2:31:51 am

The Vigilance Bureau today submitted a challan against Jail Superintendent SP Singh and others in a case registered in November 2005 for misappropriation of funds,which were meant for purchasing ration for prisoners.

Kolkata gets a taste of fog,trains,flights disrupted

January 8, 2009 2:31:44 am

Heavy fog disrupted trains and flights in Kolkata,throwing long-distance train and flight schedules for a six on Wednesday.

US perception of terrorist threat overstated: Expert

January 8, 2009 2:30:25 am

Professor of Criminal Justice at Harvard Kennedy School,Massachusetts,Christopher E Stone,who has undertaken extensive research work on practices in justice reform systems across several countries,including India...

Prized Catch

January 8, 2009 2:27:55 am

She’s hardly a few days old,but Anushka Sharma sure knows her way around B Town. After bagging a plump role in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi,the girl has started the New Year shooting right to the top.

Musician who provides a healing touch

January 8, 2009 2:26:48 am

He is in the city for the treatment of his friend and while for now he is depending on the medicines to help treat his friend,Hungarian musician Jeszenski Istvan strongly believes in healing power of music.

Trip Truths

January 8, 2009 2:25:55 am

“The hotel was dingy’’. “These were rooms with a view,and the holiday was simply superbly organized,as promised.’’ “We were so disappointed with the amenities at the guest house.’’...A few of the many comments posted at TripAdvisor...

Prospects of theatre grim,but the show at NSD must go on

January 8, 2009 2:24:21 am

When students ask the faculty of the National School of Drama about the prospects of theatre in India,the answers almost always revolve around words like ‘sacrifice’ and ‘passion’.

Car driver foils robbery attempt

January 8, 2009 2:23:49 am

Four motorcycle-borne miscreants allegedly fired shots in the air in a failed robbery bid in Keshavpuram area of North-West Delhi.

Deficit or not,2010 Games infrastructure a priority: CM

January 8, 2009 2:23:18 am

With the government falling short by almost Rs 6,000 crore in funds for the 2010 Commonwealth Games projects...

Seminar held at GNIMT

January 8, 2009 2:23:15 am

Training and Placement Cell of Guru Nanak Institute of Management and Technology,Gujarkhan campus,organised a seminar for BCA,MCA and MBA students here on Wednesday.

DU Chemistry students say ‘thrown out’ by OBC quota

January 8, 2009 2:22:47 am

Seven students from Delhi University’s Chemistry department say they were thrown out of their course “arbitrarily” to accommodate reserved candidates as per the OBC quota.

‘Punjab has turned into land of free flowing liquor’

January 8, 2009 2:22:23 am

Visitors to the busy Phase-V market in Mohali witnessed a strange sight on Tuesday.

Stall owner hammered to death over Rs 312

January 8, 2009 2:22:07 am

Days after the Delhi Police commissioner Y S Dadwal pointed out that most murders occur over petty reasons,a man hammered a tea-vendor to death in Jahangir Puri in North-West Delhi for mere Rs 312.

Repair work to cause water shortage in South Delhi from Jan 9

January 8, 2009 2:21:33 am

South and parts of Southwest Delhi are expected to have taps running dry over the next two months...

Delhi blasts accused sent to judicial custody

January 8, 2009 2:21:06 am

A city court has sent one of the accused in the Delhi blasts case Mohammed Saif to judicial custody till January 21.

London Bridge is Falling Down…

January 8, 2009 2:20:39 am

Guess they weren’t very pleased with the page one slot. When page three residents are accommodated on page one,there’s always a slight discomfort.

Transport strike: ‘Why wait for govt to cancel permits,we are giving up business’

January 8, 2009 2:20:38 am

In its third day,the All India Motor Transport Corporation strike turned dramatic with the transporters surrendering over 1,500 permits and nearly 3,000 vehicles at a dharna at the Sanjay Gandhi Transport Nagar on Wednesday.

Chaos at W Delhi nursing home after patient’s death

January 8, 2009 2:20:06 am

After the death of a 55-year-old woman following treatment and an operation at a private nursing home in Mangolpuri area in West Delhi,angry relatives stormed the premises...

Kiln owners make a case for brick rate hike

January 8, 2009 2:19:35 am

The Brick Kiln Owners Association today urged the deputy commissioner to increase the rates of bricks from existing Rs 2,050 per 1000 to at least Rs 2400 per 1000 for the village panchayats.

Rail trail

January 8, 2009 2:19:24 am

Matheran Light Railway employed 0-6-0T engines manufactured by Orenstein and Koppel...

Kidney,adrenal gland removed through laparoscopic surgery

January 8, 2009 2:18:34 am

A highly specialised and challenging procedure,Laparoscopic Radical Nephro-adrenalectomy i.e. laparoscopic removal of the kidney and adrenal gland,was recently performed at DMCH for removal of the kidney and adrenal gland.

Nehru Museum to the independence era

January 8, 2009 2:18:06 am

Nehru Museum and Planetarium is situated on Teen Murti Marg in New Delhi. The Teen Murti House was once the official residence of the Commander-in-Chief of the British forces...

Advertising firms submit memorandum to Dhanda

January 8, 2009 2:17:38 am

Leading advertisement companies of Ludhiana today met chief parliamentary secretary Harish Rai Dhand and submitted him a memorandum pointing to loopholes of other companies.

Bubble burst: firm to pay up for denying prize

January 8, 2009 2:16:26 am

Upholding an order of the Ludhiana district forum,the UT State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed Perfetti India to pay Rs 2 lakh...