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India weather report,January 13

January 13, 2009 4:06:10 pm

Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Jammu and Kashmir; isolated places in Uttarakhand,Punjab,Himachal Pradesh and mainly dry in Uttar Pradesh,Haryana and Rajasthan.

Mobile games spreading social awareness

January 13, 2009 2:59:51 pm

Various organisations including the Government are now increasingly using the phone as an educator,arousing social awareness among people.

No Pak military build-up at borders,says Indian Army

January 13, 2009 2:41:14 pm

Indian Army dismissed reports of Pakistan's military build-up along the borders,saying presence of the neighbouring country's troops seemed like routine exercises,but asserted it is always ready to tackle any eventuality.

Efforts to set up NSG hubs get going

January 13, 2009 2:14:00 pm

Home Minister P Chidambaram discussed the matter of setting up NSG hubs across the country with Army and NSG Chiefs.

Witness who saw Mumbai terrorists land goes missing

January 13, 2009 11:58:16 am

Anita Uddaiya,who saw the ten terrorists arrive at the Fisherman's Colony in Cuffe Parade on Nov 26,has been missing since Jan 11.

Govt may slash fuel rates on Thursday

January 13, 2009 11:19:51 am

The government may on Thursday cut petrol,diesel and domestic LPG prices,besides freeing fuel pricing from administrative control.

Trial judge in Kasab’s case named

January 13, 2009 10:49:28 am

Former CBI court judge M L Tahiliyani will try Pakistani national Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab in the Mumbai attack case.

Lalu rides the ‘Bullet’ in Japan @ 300 km/hr

January 13, 2009 10:30:37 am

Railway Minister Lalu Prasad,who has an ambitious plan for introducing high-speed train corridor in the country,took a ride on the bullet train in Tokyo.

Despite calling off strike,truckers’ leaders denied bail

January 13, 2009 10:01:11 am

Six leaders of transporters were denied bail by a Delhi court after they were arrested for disrupting supplies of the essential commodities.

Truckers call off 8-day-strike

January 12, 2009 7:16:58 pm

The eight-day-old strike by transporters has been called off after negotiations.

Demand for handing over of DDA flats to ‘genuine’ allottees

January 12, 2009 7:12:47 pm

A body of successful applicants of the DDA's housing scheme has appealed to cancel allotments of only bogus applicants and punish only the guilty.

FIR filed against Raje in land allotment case

January 12, 2009 6:54:44 pm

Police have registered a case against Vasundhra Raje in a case of land allotment to a trust headed by her.

Govt calls Satyam a unique case,mulls bailout

January 12, 2009 5:16:48 pm

The Government is looking at all aspects to help troubled outsourcer Satyam Computer Services Ltd,Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath said.

Indian airports world’s most-delayed: Forbes

January 12, 2009 4:55:17 pm

Indian airports emerge as the world's most-delayed airports with most frequent late arrivals in 2008,according to Forbes magazine. 'India takes the prize as the country with most frequent late arrivals in our second annual tallying of the world's most-delayed airports,' Forbes said.

Shibu Soren,deputy CM Marandi resign from seats

January 12, 2009 4:41:37 pm

Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren resigned from his post,shortly after his deputy Stephen Marandi put in his papers.

India weather report,January 14

January 12, 2009 4:08:31 pm

The trough of low at sea level over southwest and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal now lies over southwest Bay of Bengal off Tamil Nadu-Sri Lanka coasts.

Shekhawat says he’s not in race for PM’s post

January 12, 2009 2:57:36 pm

Former VP Bhairon Singh Shekhawat,after creating a flutter in the BJP,now denies that that he was aspiring for the prime minister's post.

Allot 80% MHADA houses to Marathis: Thackeray

January 12, 2009 2:57:11 pm

Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has said Marathi people should get ‘at least’ 80 per cent of these houses.

India’s manned moon mission by 2020: ISRO

January 12, 2009 2:07:44 pm

The ISRO proposed to undertake the country's first manned moon mission by 2020 following the success of Chandrayaan-I.

Fuel price cuts likely in 10 days: Minister

January 12, 2009 12:51:52 pm

Retail fuel prices are likely to be cut in the next 10 days,Minister of State for Petroleum Dinsha Patel said.

Guard assets from state,non-state actors: Pranab

January 12, 2009 12:48:34 pm

The External Affairs Minister termed the Mumbai attacks as a 'direct strike' on India's economic development and warned the hydrocarbon sector.

Rahman wins Golden Globe for ‘Slumdog Millionaire’

January 12, 2009 12:07:19 pm

A R Rahman created history by becoming the he first Indian to win Golden Globe award for his music for 'Slumdog Millionaire'. His song 'Jai Ho' penned by Gulzar,has won the coveted prize of Best Original Music Score at the Golden Globes.

Truckers’ strike enters 8th day

January 12, 2009 9:29:25 am

The Centre has called a meeting of state transport ministers to deal with the situation arising out of the truckers' strike that entered the eighth day.

SP attacks Digvijay Singh for ‘insulting’ Manyata

January 11, 2009 9:00:36 pm

The SP attacked Congress leader Digvijay Singh accusing him of insulting Sanjay Dutt's wife Manyata after the party declared that it will field her in place of the actor from Lucknow in case he does not get clearance from court.

SP & BSP clash over Amar CD on birthday money for Maya

January 11, 2009 8:47:13 pm

The BSP and the SP clashed over a CD released by SP leader Amar Singh purportedly on collection of ‘huge sums’ of money for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's birthday celebrations unleashing a vitriolic attack from her party.