>>Ambala is in Haryana. The fifth paragraph of a report “Monsoon covers almost entire India” (July 6, 2010) said “ Ambala in Punjab took the cake in terms of the quantum of rain during the 24 hours ending 8-30 a.m. on Monday.”

>>The last paragraph of a report “No orders from Delhi on Naipaul issue: Indian High Commission” (July 7, 2010) said: “The row erupted after Lady Nadira was reported as saying she was told by officials in the High Commission that Sir Vidia should get a certificate from a tehsildar or magistrate in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh, his place of birth, that he was a person of Indian origin.” It should have said “place of origin”.

>>The caption of a standalone photograph (Some Andhra Pradesh editions, July 7, 2010), titled “On the lookout”, was “A fox is searching for prey at Yellandu reserve forest in Khammam district. A fox is considered a good omen in these parts.” The animal in the picture was the Indian Wolf ( Canis lupus pallipes).