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Draft CMP proclaims six governing principles
CHENNAI, MAY 21. The Common Minimum Programme being finalised by the 14 constituents of the United Progressive Alliance led by the Congress and the Left proposes six basic principles of governance: protecting social harmony; ensuring growth of ...

RJD, NCP ready to join government
NEW DELHI, MAY 21.With both the Rashtirya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) indicating their willingness to join the new Congress-led coalition government, the stage is set for the Manmohan Singh government to be sworn in ...

Monsoon sets in
NEW DELHI, MAY 21.The weather department today announced that the South West monsoon has set in over the country, much ahead of schedule. Today it advanced into the north-east much earlier than the normal date of June 6. ``The monsoon has ...

Ansari offers to step down
SRINAGAR, MAY 21. The All-Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Moulana Abbas Ansari, today offered to step down and proposed its founder chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's name as his successor, in a bid to unite the two Hurriyat factions. He also ...

Court quashes notification on abolition of districts
LUCKNOW, MAY 21. The Allahabad High Court today restored the four administrative divisions and nine districts which had been abolished by the Uttar Pradesh Government through a notification issued on January 13. A High Court Division Bench, ...

Ghauri-III launch
ISLAMABAD, MAY 21.Pakistan is all set to test-fire on June 3 its new long-range ballistic missile Ghauri-III, capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and having a range of 3,500 km covering all major cities of India. The missile would be launched ...

Death for Pakistani
NEW DELHI, MAY 21. A Delhi court today awarded capital punishment to a Pakistani national for killing a CRPF jawan, Nitin, in South Delhi on October 18, 2001. The Additional Sessions Judge, J.M. Malik, had earlier on Tuesday held Masood Ahmed ...

CBSE results tomorrow
NEW DELHI, MAY 21. The Central Board of Secondary Education's class XII results for Ajmer, Chandigarh and Chennai regions will be announced at 8 a.m. on Sunday. Schools can get their results by giving their code and e-mail address on which ...

Kanshi Ram mother's charge against Mayawati
ROPAR, MAY 21. Bishan Kaur, mother of the BSP leader, Kanshi Ram, today alleged that party president, Mayawati, was not allowing anyone to meet her ailing son and threatened to sit on a `fast-unto-death' in protest. In a statement issued ...

2 killed, British envoy among 50 injured in Bangladesh blast
DHAKA, MAY 21. Two persons were killed and over 50 , including the British High Commissioner to Bangladesh, were injured in a powerful bomb blast at the Hazrat Shahjalal shrine in Sylhet, Bangladesh, today. The bomb exploded when the British ...

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