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Turtles confined illegally at PMC park

February 5, 2009 1:34:54 am

Activists of People for Animals,a non-governmental organisation headed by Maneka Gandhi,on Wednesday filed a complaint with the state state Forest Department...

Lavasa to host SpaceWorld

February 5, 2009 1:34:12 am

City-Based Lavasa Corporation Ltd,developed by the Hindustan Construction Company (HCC),is all set to host Space World,a space edutainment centre which will be operational by 2010.

Two die in accidents,mobs go on rampage

February 5, 2009 1:33:16 am

Mobs went on rampage in Allahabad and Kaushmabi districts,where two persons,one of them a schoolgirl,died in separate road accidents on Wednesday.

In Walchandnagar,131 persons develop swelling on the neck

February 5, 2009 1:33:13 am

Health officials are baffled at an "unusual" infection that has gripped villagers at Walchandnagar in Indapur taluka of Pune district.

YCM hospital dental unit to have latest equipment

February 5, 2009 1:32:30 am

On World Oral Health Day,dental patients frequenting Pimpri-Chinchwad's biggest hospital -- the Yeshwantrao Chavan Memorial Hospital -- have something to cheer.

Saharanpur murder: police say it was planned,suspects traced

February 5, 2009 1:32:12 am

A day after the body of Sajal Sadana — the 15-year-old son of a businessman kidnapped on January 26 — was found,the Saharanpur police claimed it was a planned murder and that they have traced the whereabouts of the chief suspects.

From wheels to wings,sky is her limit

February 5, 2009 1:31:21 am

Riding high on a Hero Jet cycle and a sum of Rs 15,000,Komal Gaharwal wishes to fly,literally.

Abandoned by parents,she found a new home; now time to move on

February 5, 2009 1:28:51 am

It is time to bid adieu to her new family but five-year-old Shakuntala Jadhav now throws temper tantrums at her “home” for two months — the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of Sassoon Hospital.

Announced on Maya’s birthday,schemes executed in 20 days

February 5, 2009 1:27:57 am

Setting a record of sorts,the UP government officials have made sure that the two mega schemes announced by Chief Minister Mayawati on her birthday on January 15 took off within a month.

Carried a cashless card,still had to pay

February 5, 2009 1:27:44 am

When Rastapeth resident Baljeet Singh met with a bike accident on January 30,he was not unduly worried about his hospital bill as he had a ‘cashless mediclaim’ policy from ICICI Lombard.

Fugitive run ends for economic fraud and dreaded gangster

February 5, 2009 1:26:35 am

The economic offences wing (EOW) of Pune police on Wednesday arrested Mandar Agashe,former director of the Suvarna Co-operative Bank,for his alleged involvement in the Rs 436.74-crore fraud.

Simra has one lakh reasons to celebrate the birth of a girl

February 5, 2009 1:26:16 am

For the first time ever,Simra village on the outskirts of Lucknow celebrated the birth of a girl. Eighteen-day-old Kanshu,who shares her birthday with Chief Minister Mayawati,is the first girl child to receive the benefit of one of the most ambitious schemes of Mayawati — Mahamaya Gareeb Balika Aashirwad Yojan.

Finally,whip cracked on killer water tankers

February 5, 2009 1:24:25 am

There are no numbers to evaluate the gravity of the situation,but the water tankers running across the city are a cause for concern as the water they spill has been endangering other vehicles,especially two-wheelers.

Developer surrenders commercial land in Noida

February 5, 2009 1:21:28 am

In another setback to the state’s industrial development,developer BPTP Ltd has made a request to surrender its commercial land in Noida.

Government transfers 33 IPS officers

February 5, 2009 1:20:21 am

A day after abolishing the posts of IGs,the state government transferred 33 IPS officers including the SSP,the DIG and the IG (Lucknow) late on Wednesday.

Dalit girl’s torture: Cops surrender,one gets bail

February 5, 2009 1:17:54 am

Accused of torturing a minor Dalit girl,the former Station House Officer and the Sub-Inspector of Jaswant Nagar police station surrendered before an Etawah court on Wednesday.

Violating Allahabad High Court ban,parties put up hoardings in public places

February 5, 2009 1:16:27 am

In a blatant violation of the Allahabad High Court order banning the use of posters,banners,hoardings and other advertisement material on roads,several political parties have put up such material all over the city.

MCM DAV dedicates fest to green environment

February 5, 2009 1:16:19 am

An inter-college environment fest 2009 on the theme of healthy,clean and green environment was organised by the MCM DAV College for Women on Wednesday.

No fear: GC-46 girls learn karate for self-defence

February 5, 2009 1:09:33 am

With the UT Education department asking all colleges to provide some kind of self-defence training to girl students,several colleges in the city have started implementing the decision.

In a first for city,Home Science College to launch course on effective parenting skills

February 5, 2009 1:08:39 am

The Government Home Science College is planning to introduce a course on effective parenting skills to counsel parents of children of all age groups and of those with special needs.

Help cells in schools find no takers,experts blame stigma

February 5, 2009 1:06:52 am

For a majority of the students studying in government schools across city,sexual harassment committees are something they have no idea about.

The green vale,a rare sight

February 5, 2009 1:03:45 am

The location is perfect. Nestled in Sector 23,right opposite Bal Bhawan and next to the Government School,the Chandigarh Cooperative Kitchen Garden Society is a green treat.

Long powercuts cripple normal life in Mohali

February 5, 2009 1:01:50 am

Summers are more than a month away but powercuts have already started crippling the normal life in Mohali and Kharar.

Urban Soul

February 5, 2009 1:01:17 am

After singing about Nandigram and the jailed humanitarian Dr Binayak Sen, Delhi-based musician Susmit Bose is out with a new album titled “Song of the Eternal Universe”...

Rising Star

February 5, 2009 12:58:49 am

The girl-next-door appeal and a goody image after the smash hit film Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na has probably landed Genelia D’ Souza a lucrative contract with a cola brand.