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Inflation rate climbs up again
NEW DELHI, SEPT. 10. Despite the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh's claim last week that the Government would soon gain mastery over inflation, an all-round hike in the prices of primary articles, fuels and manufactured products pushed it up to a ...
Pakistan asks visiting Indian journalist to leave
ISLAMABAD, SEPT. 10. Pakistan today asked an Indian journalist, Kanwar Sandhu, who was part of the entourage of the visiting Haryana Chief Minister, Om Parkash Chautala, to leave the country. Pakistani authorities told Mr. Sandhu, Resident ...
Advani flags off `tiranga yatra' in Hubli
HUBLI, SEPT. 10. The Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha, L.K. Advani, has said that the `tiranga yatra' of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharti stands for nationalism and the fight against corruption and ``pseudo-secularism'' ...
Visit to basin by two members cleared
NEW DELHI, SEPT. 10. The Supreme Court today reserved the verdict on a petition filed by Karnataka seeking reconstitution of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal on the ground that there was difference of opinion among the Members and the Chairman ...
Rs. 803 crore excise relief for ITC
NEW DELHI, SEPT. 10. The Supreme Court which granted Rs. 803 crores excise duty relief yesterday to Indian Tobacco Company (ITC) Limited, today maintained its judgment by quashing the orders passed by the Customs, Excise and Gold (Control) ...
Parties warned against misusing religious functions
NEW DELHI, SEPT. 10.The Election Commission today warned political parties that action would be taken against them if they sought to take electoral advantage in the coming polls of religious functions such as Ganesh Chaturthi or the ongoing ...
NEW DELHI, SEPT. 10.Maninder Pal Singh Kohli, accused of raping and murdering British teenager Hannah Foster, was today produced before a Delhi court. The court was inquiring into a request for extraditing him to the United Kingdom. ...
Warrant against editor
UJJAIN, SEPT. 10. A local court today issued arrest warrants against India Today editor Prabhu Chawla and writer Tavleen Singh for not appearing before it in a defamation case. Chief Judicial Magistrate R.K. Gupta rejected their plea ...
New start for families after 9/11
NEW YORK, SEPT. 10. Three years after her husband, a firefighter, was killed in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, Charlene Fiore has begun to build a new life. Last month, she married another firefighter, one who had helped recover ...
Bomb blast in Nepal
KATHMANDU, SEPT. 10.Suspected Maoists exploded a bomb at the American Center compound here this evening. There were no casualties. UNI