Thirteenth paragraph of a report “Violence and threats bring a government to its knees” (Op-Ed, December 16, 2009) erroneously said that NREGS Commissioner for Rajasthan, Rajendra Bhanawat, had twice recommended the suspension of the District Collectors of Chittorgarh and Dholpur for irregular employment of NREGS funds. It should have been Karauli.

Boeing 787 Dreamliner is scheduled for launch in 2012 and not 2120 as mentioned in the last paragraph of a report “Boeing Dreamliner begins first test flight” (December 16, 2009).

Third paragraph of a report “Samajwadi Party to review relations with Congress” (Delhi Edition, December 16, 2009) said that Samajwadi Party lost the Ferozepur Lok Sabha by-election to the Congress recently. It should have been Firozabad.

West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee bids farewell to West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi and Mrs. Tara Gandhi at the Raj Bhawan in Kolkata on Sunday and not Monday as mentioned in the photocaption that accompanied the report “Gandhi bids adieu, Konwar takes charge (North India/Kolkata Edition, December 15, 2009). It was an editing error.

The heading and the text of a report “Manipur remembers the brave women of 1891 revolt” (December 13, 2009) incorrectly said that the year of Women’s war (locally known as Nupi Lan) in Manipur as 1891 instead of 1939.

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