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Melting Pot

February 22, 2009 1:36:16 am

Shivratri at Shree Hari Hara Bhajana Samajam (Ganapati Temple),RastaPeth,will be celebrated in two spells.

Art adda

February 22, 2009 1:35:18 am

No.26,Gole Market is a crumbling building,with a melancholy that only old places going to seed have. Snapping at its heels is the bustle of modern markets—a Nirula’s joint...

Oye Lucky

February 22, 2009 1:33:51 am

The story goes that the casting director of Dibakar Banerjee’s Oye Lucky,Lucky Oye,rejected Manjot Singh for the role of the boy who grows up to be master thief Lucky.

Feeling the words

February 22, 2009 1:32:33 am

Nature has given us the greatest tool for cultural evolution; language and we have been given language in infinite numbers,” says Rukmini Bhaya Nair,Professor of English and Linguistics at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT),New Delhi.

Dy registrar’s son among four nabbed for theft

February 22, 2009 1:26:54 am

The Government Railway Police on Friday night arrested four persons including son of a deputy registrar of a university in Bihar,for their alleged involvement in over 100 theft cases.

Villagers,Ulema Council members clash in Azamgarh

February 22, 2009 1:26:00 am

Tension prevailed in Billariyaganj area of Azamgarh district when some locals and over 200 Ulema Council activists on way back home in five buses after attending the Lucknow agitation engaged in a violent clash on Saturday noon.

A day after bail,ex-SP MP faces new FIR

February 22, 2009 1:23:53 am

Just a day after Atiq Ahmed got reprieve after a court in Allahabad gave him bail in three cases,one of the complainants on Saturday alleged that he was kidnapped and forced to sign affidavits that led the court to grant him bail.

JayPee bags power project

February 22, 2009 1:22:54 am

After 10 months of wait and repeated biddings,the Uttar Pradesh government has finally handed over the 1,320 MW Karchhana thermal power project to JayPee Associates following a decision taken on Thursday night.

5 die in daylight shootout near court in UP

February 22, 2009 1:21:11 am

In a daylight shootout,two undertrials were shot dead by armed assailants while coming out of the CJM court in Mahamaya Nagar district on Saturday noon.

Maya shows red card to Atiq

February 22, 2009 1:19:39 am

Putting all speculations to end regarding the induction of expelled Samajawadi Party MP Atiq Ahmed into Bahujan Samaj Party,Chief Minister Mayawati ruled out any possibility of his joining the party or getting party ticket in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

The divine darkness

February 22, 2009 1:13:48 am

While some believe that Shivaratri or Shiva's Great Night symbolises the wedding day of Lord Shiva and Parvati,others,however...

Dilip Chhabria,dabbawalas share tips with students at Footprints festival

February 22, 2009 1:13:05 am

Experts from different fields on Saturday shared important tips about management and new emerging technologies with students of M S University’s (MSU) Faculty of Technology at the Footprints festival.

Mehsana dairy to launch instant coffee mix

February 22, 2009 1:10:50 am

The Mehsana District Cooperative Milk Producers’ Union Ltd (MDCUML),Mehsana,popularly known as Dudhsagar Dairy,will come up with its own brand of instant coffee mix. Initially,it would be sold in Meshana district.

Methamphetamine haul: Accused questioned by cops from China

February 22, 2009 1:09:59 am

A Chinese police team was in Vadodara to question a Canadian national of Chinese origin,Xie Jing Feng alias Richard,who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) last year.

Four city students develop system to detect power theft

February 22, 2009 1:08:40 am

It took just eight months for four students to come up with a remedy for the power theft menace.

Syndicate elections for 16 posts held at MSU

February 22, 2009 1:07:27 am

Elections to the highest body of the M S University (MSU) — Syndicate — was held on Saturday. While members for five categories were elected through voting,candidates in two others won uncontested.

Modi asks people to ‘punish’ those who betrayed Telengana cause

February 22, 2009 1:05:34 am

Seeking to woo voters in the name of the Telangana cause,Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked the people to “pick and punish” all those who had "betrayed” them over the creation of a separate state.

Khare,Miyajiwala emerge winners

February 22, 2009 1:05:23 am

Ranjeet Ravindra Khare,class 8 student from Loyola High School and Alefiya Miyajiwala,class 7 student from Sardar Dastoor Noshirwan won the 'HDFC Standard Life Spell Bee - India Spells 2009',Pune region.

Brain Gym kids on cloud nine

February 22, 2009 1:04:02 am

“Everybody had great expectations on me. I had no other choice but to win,” when seven-year-old Muskan Shivani...

Gandhidham Kamakhya Express from Feb 28

February 22, 2009 1:03:58 am

Western Railway will introduce a new weekly train between Gandhidham and Kamakhya (Guwahati) from February 28.

Industrial accidents: Public hearing on Feb 24

February 22, 2009 1:02:58 am

Taking cognisance of nearly 100 industrial accidents that took place in the over 120 cotton ginning factories in Mehsana district over the last two years...

Gujarat records steep decline in vulture population

February 22, 2009 1:01:57 am

There had been a steep decline in vulture population in Gujarat between 2005 and 2007,according to surveys carried out between March and May in these years.

Protest outside PMPML HQ

February 22, 2009 12:59:18 am

More than 200 residents from Pandav Nagar area,along with activists from Pune Jilha Molkarin Sanghatana...

I-T officers’ association cries foul over ‘abrupt’ transfers

February 22, 2009 12:59:08 am

In opposition to the ‘abrupt’ transfer of 28 Income-Tax officers,the Income-Tax Gazetted Officers’ Association (IGOA) issued an objection letter to the Chief Commissioner of Income-Tax on Saturday.

RTI application filed by government servant on official letterhead cannot be rejected,says CIC

February 22, 2009 12:57:59 am

An RTI application filed by a government servant on an official letterhead cannot be rejected merely on the ground that it has been filed by him/her in an official capacity,the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) has said.