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Woman held for smuggling betel leaf to Pakistan

March 25, 2009 3:31:55 am

A 42-year-old woman from Vejalpur in Godhra was arrested for smuggling betel leaf to Pakistan and bringing in leather goods...

Anti-sexual harassment committees on a sticky wicket in Gujarat

March 25, 2009 3:29:56 am

The need to have in place mandatory sexual harassment committees at workplaces may have once again been underlined by the suspension of 28 junior doctors in the city for harassing nursing students...

Civic body forms new sexual harassment redressal committee after 10 years

March 25, 2009 3:27:54 am

The Vadodara Municipal Corporation realised quite late that the sexual harassment redressal committee formed a decade ago was headed by a man until now.

Pioneer photojournalist looking for another first

March 25, 2009 3:24:18 am

The Nano may target young people and nuclear families,but in Vadodara,the country’s first lady photojournalist cannot wait to book her new car.

Board exams reeling under attack of ‘clones’

March 25, 2009 3:20:40 am

Some do it to help their kinfolk and some for the sake of village ties,but majority of those who appear as dummy candidates,do it for making a quick buck.

SSC results to be out on June 4; HSC on May 28

March 25, 2009 3:17:15 am

The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board has declared the dates of announcement of the SSC and HSC results.

Possessed by passion: Teenage girl wipes out own family for love

March 25, 2009 3:16:01 am

A mass murder by a 16-year-old schoolgirl of her father,mother and brother,prodded by an illicit love affair,has rocked Porbandar.

BJP to blow campaign bugle at Ambaji

March 25, 2009 3:14:07 am

The Bharatiya Janata Party has chosen the pilgrimage site of Ambaji for the launch of its campaign for the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.

It’s time now to pack a punch

March 25, 2009 3:13:16 am

Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh have attacked BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate L K Advani at the time of the release of the party’s election manifesto on Tuesday.

Jobs lost,music only ray of hope for team of 12 visually impaired

March 25, 2009 2:38:59 am

Ismail Attar,in his late 20s,was working with a harnessing unit,Mindas Limited,in Chakan that supplied vehicle parts to manufacturers.

Nine per cent people still off voting radar

March 25, 2009 2:38:17 am

Eight to nine per cent of the total population in Pune might not be able to exercise their voting rights for the forthcoming elections.

New prayer in church,for a secular govt

March 25, 2009 2:37:43 am

As the mass drew to an end at churches across the city last Sunday,there was a surprise in store for the gathering.

Election ball set rolling,fight for Pune begins

March 25, 2009 2:36:46 am

Battlelines have been clearly drawn for Pune Lok Sabha seat that would go to polls on April 23.

Health Corner

March 25, 2009 2:33:23 am

PA Inamdar,president,Maharashtra Cosmopolitan Education Society handed over the keys of the new dental van to Dr Mukund Kothavade,principal,M A Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences.

Jungle Joy

March 25, 2009 2:32:28 am

There have been virtually no shows running to full capacity at both the fashion weeks going on in Delhi,but when it’s Manish Arora showing,the scene is always different.

Animal Instincts

March 25, 2009 2:31:22 am

The bond between man and animal has kept art curator Marta Jakimowicz wholly occupied for two years.

What’s in a Name?

March 25, 2009 2:30:30 am

As she sampled the world around her through a pair of opera glasses,Charulata embodied wide eyed curiosity. Her samplings may have been limited to the goings on of her part of the world,but the spirit of Charulata was hungry for more.

Metro security officers may be trained by police and intel body

March 25, 2009 2:26:57 am

Taking into consideration the need for making Metro security personnel more efficient in the wake of increasing threat from terrorists...

Left-Oppn showdown at JU polls

March 25, 2009 2:25:50 am

Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections,the students’ union elections at the Jadavpur University scheduled for the last week of March will witness a tussle between the Left and the combined Opposition.

Sleep well

March 25, 2009 2:24:52 am

A good night's sleep helps you to be alert,awake and keeps you energetic throughout the day.

Cautious govt to flush out Maoists tactfully

March 25, 2009 2:24:19 am

Having learnt the lesson from the Nandigram police firing incident that claimed 14 lives in 2007,the state government is being cautious in its plan to flush out Maoists from Lalgarh.

Caretaker of graveyard roughed up for setting bodies on fire

March 25, 2009 2:23:05 am

Tension erupted in Paharpur under the Garden Reach police station area on Tuesday after locals alleged that the caretaker of a Muslim burial ground was incinerating decomposed bodies to make room for new bodies.

Cotton King in expansion mode

March 25, 2009 2:20:10 am

Cotton King,a chain of cotton attire for men,is all set to beat the recession by continuing with its expansion plan.

Tribals sting Cong-TMC alliance

March 25, 2009 2:19:20 am

It’s tribal woes for both the Trinamool Congress and the Congress.

Students should treat recession as an opportunity: Natarajan

March 25, 2009 2:19:07 am

Bharati Vidyapeeth University’s Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship Development,Pune,recently celebrated its Annual Day function.