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    Doordarshan allowed to telecast series
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 5. The Supreme Court today reserved judgment on the maintainability of a writ petition filed by Zee Telefilms, challenging the cancellation of the contract awarded to it by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for ...

    We speak for all Indians: Sonia
    NASHIK, OCT. 5. The past was omnipresent this afternoon when the Congress president, Sonia Gandhi, met the Union Agriculture Minister, Sharad Pawar, but even if the audience scanned the stage for visible signs of discontent, there were not any. ...

    10 gunned down in Assam
    GUWAHATI, OCT. 5.Suspected militants of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) today gunned down 10 more persons and injured five in lower Assam's Dhubri district this evening as violence continued for the fourth consecutive day. The ...

    Bandh hits life in North East
    GUWAHATI, OCT. 5. The 12-hour bandh called by the North-East Students' Organisation affected life in the North-East today. — UNI

    3 Jawans killed in J&K encounter
    SRINAGAR, OCT. 5.Three Army personnel were killed in a gunbattle with militants in Zainakote area here today. — PTI

    AP-naxals fix agenda for talks
    HYDERABAD, OCT. 5.Mediators of the People's War and the Janashakti today finalised their agenda for the October 15 peace talks here. — UNI

    Poll shows Kerry leads
    NEW YORK, OCT. 5. A New York Times/CBS News Poll shows that Senator John Kerry's first debate with the U.S. President, George Bush, has reassured Americans that he can handle an international crisis. But they feel that he panders to voters for ...

    3 Americans get Physics Nobel
    STOCKHOLM, OCT. 5. Americans David J. Gross, H. David Politzer and Frank Wilczeck today won the 2004 Nobel Prize for Physics. The prize was for their work in the discovery and exploration of strong force and quarks. — AP ...

    Criminal case filed against Lodha
    KOLKATA, OCT. 5. The Birlas today filed a criminal case against Rajendra S. Lodha. They alleged that he was trying to convert some of the property of the group's trust to his name. — PTI ...

    German Chancellor to come to India
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 5.The German Chancellor, Gerhard Schroeder, will arrive here tomorrow on a two-day state visit. Germany and India will sign a Memorandum of Understanding for enhanced cooperation in science and technology. — ...

    Mirage 2000 crashlands
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 5.An Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft crashlanded today at the Mauritius airport.— PTI

    Pappu Yadav remanded
    PATNA, OCT. 5. The former MP, Rajesh Ranjan, alias Pappu Yadav, was today remanded to four weeks judicial custody after he surrendered in court here today. He is contesting the Madhepura Lok Sabha byelection on the Rashtriya Janata Dal ticket. ...

    Oil prices cross $50
    VIENNA, OCT. 5.Crude oil prices briefly hit an all-time high of $50.69 today as worries persisted over supply and unrest in key producers. — AP ...

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