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‘Fast depleting water resources a threat to agriculture in Punjab’

March 20, 2009 2:29:24 am

Thousands of farmers thronged the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) on the first day of the Kissan Mela. Despite a lack of political leaders at the venue due to the election code of conduct being in place...

NRCA XI win in Eram Cup cricket

March 20, 2009 2:14:41 am

NRCA XI defeated Naqvi Sporting by five wickets in their league match of the Eram Cup-2009 at Pt Rahas Bihari Tiwari Stadium,Lucknow on Thursday.

CAL President’s XI triumphs

March 20, 2009 2:13:50 am

Cricket Association Lucknow (CAL) President’s XI registered an impressive eight wicket victory against Lal Bahadur Shastri Cricket Club in their day’s match of the 1st Shamiyana Ghar cricket tournament...

All India Civil Services Hockey from March 24

March 20, 2009 2:12:19 am

The All India Civil Services Hockey Tournament 2008-’09 will be organised under the auspices of UP Civil Services Players Association at Guru Govind Singh Sports College,Lucknow from March 24 to 27.

Hydro-projects in Himachal on terrorist hit-list,security upgraded

March 20, 2009 2:11:21 am

Hydro-electric projects in Himachal Pradesh are no longer safe and are soft targets for terrorists.

Tanjore Touch

March 20, 2009 2:11:18 am

The art is not steeped in perfection,rather,far from it if you take note of the disturbed symmetry and flawed forms.

Lucknow in Lifestyle

March 20, 2009 2:10:28 am

Lucknow's Chikan and Zardozi work is setting the ramp on fire at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week in New Delhi.

Haryana BJP defends Varun Gandhi

March 20, 2009 2:09:08 am

Senior BJP leader Ram Bilas Sharma today defended Varun Gandhi’s controversial remarks. Addressing a press conference here today...

Ragging death: MCI panel completes its probe

March 20, 2009 2:08:01 am

A three-member committee of the Medical Council of India (MCI) completed the probe in the ragging death case of medical student Aman Kachru and returned to Delhi today.

Azam meets Mulayam,voices doubts

March 20, 2009 2:07:08 am

Disgruntled SP leader Azam Khan,who had revolted against the leadership over the Mulayam-Kalyan pact,on Thursday met SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.

Only four women MPs from Haryana in past 30 years

March 20, 2009 2:06:54 am

Another gender bias plagues male-dominated Haryana. The state has thrown up only four women members of Parliament in the past 30 years.

Countrywide,JE vaccine worth Rs 5 crore wasted

March 20, 2009 2:05:52 am

As many as five million doses of Japanese Encephalitis vaccine,imported from China at a cost of Rs 5 crore,have gone waste across the country in the last six months because of faulty storage.

Rape established on 2 Prerna school girls

March 20, 2009 2:05:25 am

The medical examination conducted on six disabled girls,who had alleged sexual exploitation by four teachers at a school for disabled and mentally challenged children in Shimla,has established that two girls...

SP may be kept out of Third Front,hints Karat

March 20, 2009 2:04:27 am

In an apparent snub to the Mulayam Singh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party,CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat said on Thursday that parties involved with the UPA and the NDA in any way are not welcome in the Third Front.

State BSP,legislator get notice from district adm

March 20, 2009 2:03:13 am

The Azamgarh district administration issued a notice to BSP legislator from Gopalpur,Shyam Narayan Yadav,on Wednesday for violating the model code of conduct.

Shift to cotton to blame: Study

March 20, 2009 2:02:38 am

An Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) study released today cited significant shift to cotton crop coupled with unavailability of water,erratic power supply...

Varanasi polls get more sensitive

March 20, 2009 2:01:51 am

Wednesday’s dramatic surrender of gangster Tribhuvan Singh and his managing to get himself lodged in the Varanasi Central Jail,has made the Lok Sabha election in the holy city sensitive.

10 die daily in road mishaps in state: Report

March 20, 2009 2:01:21 am

Every day,on an average of 10 persons lose their lives in road accidents in Punjab.

Cameras galore in Kanpur to keep an eye on parties,candidates

March 20, 2009 2:00:29 am

In wake of the alleged inflammatory speech by BJP leader Varun Gandhi and the two processions taken out by the BJP in Kanpur...

Congmen want DIG Asthana transferred

March 20, 2009 2:00:09 am

Fearing harassment at the hands of Patiala Range DIG SK Asthana during the parliamentary polls,senior leaders of the Congress have sought his removal.

Lucknow candidate, poll coordinator do not see eye to eye

March 20, 2009 1:58:53 am

Bharatiya Janata Party’s internal friction has hit election campaign in the prestigious Lucknow constituency.

Sidhu addressed rally in gurdwara,alleges Cong

March 20, 2009 1:58:39 am

The district Congress alleged that BJP Lok Sabha MP Navjot Singh Sidhu held a rally on the premises of a gurdwara in Chawinda Kalan in violation of the election code of conduct.

Congress to announce candidates for 50 seats

March 20, 2009 1:57:31 am

With no possibility of seat-sharing with the Samajwadi Party,the Congress is all set to announce candidates for at least 50 constituencies in Uttar Pradesh in the next few days.

Links with Khalistani ultras to be probed

March 20, 2009 1:57:11 am

Frequent meetings of Naib Singh,a resident of Faridkot who was among four ISI agents arrested yesterday,with Pakistan-based Khalistani terrorists are under the scanner.

SUVs ride high on nation’s biggest sport: elections

March 20, 2009 1:56:14 am

When it comes to campaigning,the foremost image that comes to mind is that of a leader in a huge Sports Utility Vehicle. Which is perhaps why SUV dealers in the city are smiling as demand for these vehicles go north.