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    Why was the terror intelligence withheld?
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 19. Indian intelligence officials have voiced concern over the withholding of terrorism-related information by the United States — information New Delhi believes could be key to saving lives. India's worries about ...

    Fresh violence rocks Manipur
    IMPHAL, AUG. 19. Fresh violence rocked Manipur as the agitators burnt a bridge, damaged an important road and blocked several streets since last night, while the administration re-imposed indefinite curfew in parts of Bishenpur ...

    Parliament adjourned over Savarkar issue
    NEW DELHI. AUG. 19. The Savarkar issue disrupted proceedings in Parliament for the third successive day today as heated exchanges and noisy scenes led to adjournment of both the Houses for the day. Apology ...

    All steps to get hostages released: Manmohan
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 19. The Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, today assured the Rajya Sabha that the Government was making every effort to secure as early as possible the release of the three Indian nationals being held hostage in Iraq over the past ...

    A dream spin for Paul Hamm
    ATHENS, AUG. 19. He was dead and buried 6 feet under the landing mat, and he knew it. ``That's it, I'm done,'' Paul Hamm told himself on Wednesday night, after he'd tumbled from first to 12th with a slip of a foot on the vault. And then, the ...

    Tests positive
    ATHENS, AUG. 19.India's Olympic campaign plunged into disgrace with lifter Pratima Kumari testing positive for a banned drug, throwing a dampener on the medal-winning celebrations. Pratima was among five lifters who tested positive in an ...

    Satyadev loses
    ATHENS, AUG. 19.India's Satyadev Prasad went down fighting to the top-seeded Dong Hyun Im of Korea 165-167 in the pre-quarterfinals of the archery competition on Thursday. World champion Zhang Ning gave China its first badminton gold, defeating ...

    Trade unions protest today
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 19. Left trade unions and federations of banks, insurance and other financial sectors will observe a nationwide protest day tomorrow against what they termed as the Government's ``anti-people and anti-worker'' policies, including ...

    Truckers' strike
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 19.Truckers owing allegiance to the All-India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) will go on a nationwide indefinite strike from August 21 to protest imposition of service tax, the AIMTC president, B.N. Dhumal said. — ...

    Adjourned
    MUMBAI, AUG. 19. Hearing in the re-trial of the Best Bakery case was today adjourned to September 8 since the prosecution and the defence lawyers said they did not have any copies regarding the case. — ...

    Indians lose in semifinals
    ATHENS, AUG. 19. India's quest for gold in men's tennis doubles ended on a disappointing note on Thursday with the Indian pair of Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi losing to the German duo of Nicolas Kiefer and Rainer Schuettler 6-2, 6-3 in the ...



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