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January 9, 2009 12:31:30 am

I remember my father used to take me to the Red Fort grounds to play cricket with my friends. No matter how tired he was from work,he would run on the pitch and give us all lassi and fruits.

Audi India launches world class showroom in city

January 9, 2009 12:30:43 am

At the time when corporates are struggling hard to cope up with the global recession,one of the world’s leading luxury automobile companies...

20-year-old commits suicide at police colony

January 9, 2009 12:29:34 am

The body of a 20-year-old boy was found on Thursday at a MHADA police colony. Asif Maner is believed to have committed suicide between Wednesday night and Thursday morning at his residence at 304 MHADA police colony by hanging himself from a ceiling hook.

Post 26/11,cops undergo specialised training

January 9, 2009 12:28:47 am

For the first time since the 26/11 terror attack,the Mumbai Police put their concerns about the inadequacies of training into action when it recently participated in a training programme conducted by an expert from Hong Kong.

A month after being released,man put behind bars

January 9, 2009 12:28:03 am

Pradip alias Baiju Sangapan’s release from jail could barely last long. Within a month of being released,after serving a three-year sentence,Pradip was sent behind bars for alleged forgery and theft.

Civic body proposes a plan to improve city’s health

January 9, 2009 12:27:17 am

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is all set with a plan that aims at improving the general health of the city residents.

City feels the heat of truckers’ strike on 4th day

January 9, 2009 12:25:55 am

Four days after the All India Motor Transport Association (AIMTC) called a nation-wide strike,the city has begun to feel the heat.

On the map: slum youths in demand and jobs in supply

January 9, 2009 12:11:45 am

Smart-but-out-of-a-job youngsters living in Mumbai’s suburban slums can look forward to landing work assignments.

City cops get UP suspect for possible 26/11 links

January 9, 2009 12:09:14 am

The Mumbai crime branch on Thursday took custody of Imran Shehzad,an alleged Lashkar-e-Toiba operative arrested on December 31for the attack on a CRPF camp in Rampur.

Mangrove belt turns garbage dump

January 9, 2009 12:07:54 am

Builders are systematically destroying mangroves in the Mira-Bhayander region,dumping debris and garbage on them and hacking and dredging the soil for illegal constructions,an NGO of environmentalists has alleged.

ONGC aircraft grounded at Juhu,delays hit international airport

January 9, 2009 12:06:51 am

Flights at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) and the old airbase at Juhu were severely affected on Thursday as the oil sector strike entered its second day.

UT releases datesheet for Class VIII exams

January 9, 2009 12:01:01 am

The Education department today released the datesheet for the middle-class examinations,which will start from February 6,2009.

‘Congress government has failed on all fronts’

January 9, 2009 12:00:18 am

It seems the call for strike given by the grain and vegetable market traders in Sector 26 has provided various political parties an opportunity to indulge in a blame game before the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Crowning Glory

January 8, 2009 11:44:28 pm

Parvathy Omanakuttan may have lost by barely a whisker at the Miss Universe contest...

Song of Spring

January 8, 2009 11:42:29 pm

Music lovers braved the brutal chill to reach IIC to hear the Japanese trio of horn player Mizuno Nobuyuki,pianist Matsuoka Mie and violinist Kyoko Saburi perform six classical compositions.

Webbed Feat

January 8, 2009 11:41:14 pm

Anyone into reading blogs on a daily basis would have stumbled upon one of the country’s most popular blogs,India Uncut,by Amit Varma.

The grand old road that once was

January 8, 2009 11:40:52 pm

There is one companion we all have on any given journey — the road. It changes its name,form,longitude and latitude but remains with us.

Raw but Right

January 8, 2009 11:40:10 pm

The much celebrated raw meat or fish — artistically sliced into delicate,paper thin sheets and spread out like a fan in a cold vinaigrette or Parmesan dressing — carpaccio is becoming increasingly visible on menus across Delhi.

Card firm to pay up for not keeping promises

January 8, 2009 11:39:22 pm

Upholding an order of the Panchkula district consumer forum,the UT State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has directed Intercard (India) Limited to refund Rs 3,800...

The Rest is History

January 8, 2009 11:38:36 pm

Retrospectives of important artists and commemorative anniversaries are regular features in the art world.

‘We have to take medicine to the doorstep of the common man’

January 8, 2009 11:36:49 pm

The new academic session at PGI kicked off on Wednesday with an address by Professor N K Ganguly,adviser to the Minister of Health and Family Welfare as well as a distinguished biotechnology fellow.

Panchkula saw more crime in ‘08 than previous year

January 8, 2009 11:33:41 pm

The year 2008 witnessed a steep rise in the crime graph of Panchkula district. According to the official figures released by the Panchkula police recently...

Strikes hold city to ransom

January 8, 2009 11:32:22 pm

Work at the Grain Market and Vegetable Market in Sector 26 was paralysed with traders proceeding on an indefinite strike from Wednesday.

Teachers in Chandigarh need a lesson in good health

January 8, 2009 11:21:53 pm

Students in Chandigarh may not be getting the right lessons when it comes to health. For,the teachers who are supposed to tell them the importance of good health can hardly be called healthy.

6-year-old raped in Mohali

January 8, 2009 11:20:43 pm

An unidentified man abducted a six-year-old girl on Tuesday morning and sent her home in the evening after raping her,the Mohali police said on Wednesday.