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    4 held for assault on Nikhil Wagle
    MUMBAI, AUG. 29.Police arrested four persons, including the chairman of a local municipal council, in connection with the attack on the editor of Mahanagar, Nikhil Wagle, at Malwan in Sindhudurg district. The Malwan Municipal Council ...

    Manmohan Singh makes `a good beginning' in 100 days
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 29. Manmohan Singh today completed 100 days as Prime Minister in the United Progressive Alliance Government. Consistent with the Prime Minister's stated preference for a low-key style of functioning, there has been no fanfare to ...

    Editors Guild demands security for journalists
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 29. The Editors Guild of India today sought the Centre's intervention in ensuring the safety and security of journalists in Maharashtra. Condemning the attack on the chief editor and two other staffers of the Marathi evening ...

    Media commission under consideration: Jaipal Reddy
    HYDERABAD, AUG. 29. The Centre is thinking of setting up a media commission, the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting, S. Jaipal Reddy, announced here today. The Government was also planning to establish a Media Council [in place of ...

    Draft National Environment Policy released
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 29. The draft National Environment Policy, released by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, recommends bringing in regulatory reforms, enhancing and conserving environmental resources and setting up of environmental ...

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    Sustaining the peace process
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 29.As they prepare for the first structured bilateral political negotiations in more than four decades, the External Affairs Minister, Natwar Singh, and his Pakistani counterpart, Khurshid Mehmood Kasuri, should be fully aware of ...

    Differences with UDF partners led to resignation
    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, AUG. 29. The Chief Minister, A.K. Antony's resignation appears to have been prompted by growing differences with the United Democratic Front partners, particularly the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML). The resignation is ...

    A dictionary sensitive to gender
    NEW DELHI, AUG. 29. Sachin Tendulkar, Amitab Bachchan, Arundhati Roy and the Rajdhani Express have entered a new dictionary of modern English. In Orient Longman's `WordMaster', the example for use of the word `score' takes off with a sentence ...

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