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    Appu arrested, says Chittoor police chief
    TIRUPATI, DEC. 19. Appu alias Krishnasamy, prime accused in the Sankararaman murder case, has surrendered before the Kancheepuram Superintendent of Police, K. Premkumar, in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, according to the Chittoor ...

    Delhi schoolboy held in phone sleaze case
    NEW DELHI, DEC. 19. The student of a reputed public school in South Delhi, who had allegedly filmed intimate moments with a girl on his camera phone and forwarded the clips to his friends through the multimedia messaging service (MMS), was ...

    Mainpuri, Akbarpur by-elections today
    LUCKNOW, DEC. 19. The stage is set for by-elections to the Mainpuri and Akbarpur Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh tomorrow, where the electoral fate of 28 candidates, including the Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav's brother, Dharmendra Yadav, ...

    MP's residence broken into, mobile stolen
    NEW DELHI, DEC. 19. A mobile phone was allegedly stolen from the official residence of a Rajya Sabha Congress MP at South Avenue here early on Sunday. The culprit allegedly tried to break into the houses of three more parliamentarians. One ...

    Govindacharya not to rejoin politics
    NEW DELHI, DEC. 19. Former BJP ideologue K. Govindacharya today ruled out any "re-think or re-evaluation" of his decision to quit active politics. He declined to comment on reports that the BJP president, L.K. Advani, had hinted about his return ...

    58 killed in Najaf, Karbala
    BAGHDAD, DEC. 19. Car bombs rocked Iraq's two holiest Shia cities on Sunday, killing at least 58 people and wounding more than 95. In downtown Baghdad, gunmen ambushed a car, killing three employees of the organisation running next month's ...

    U.K. Sikhs disrupt play
    LONDON, DEC. 19. Hundreds of Sikh protesters tried to storm a theatre in Birmingham, about 200 km from here, to disrupt a play which allegedly hurt their religious sentiments, the police said today. At least five police officers were injured ...

    Pathan scalps five wickets
    CHITTAGONG, DEC. 19. Left-arm seamer Irfan Pathan scalped five top-order batsmen to send Bangladesh reeling at 118 for 9 in their second innings. The hosts were on the brink of an innings defeat at close on the third day of the second Test today. ...

    Fog claims 22 lives
    NEW DELHI, DEC. 19. Dense fog, blanketing the northern and the eastern parts of the country, today claimed 22 lives and threw road, rail and air traffic haywire, leaving passengers stranded at many places. Eighteen persons were killed and ...

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