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GSLV fails, erupts into ball of flame
Destruct command given after vehicle veers off safety corridor

CBI questions Raja on advancing dates
NEW DELHI: The former Telecom Minister, A. Raja, was on Saturday questioned for the second consecutive day in connection with the alleged irregularities in the allocation of 2G spectrum in 2007-08. Mr. Raja's second marathon session with ...

Wall adjoining Dalit colony demolished
Coimbatore: Revenue officials on Saturday demolished two portions of a one-km-long compound wall in Nagarajapuram on the outskirts of the city, which had denied Dalits in the area access to the main road. The demolition of the ...

We will now review GSLV programme: ISRO
“Failure won't affect transponder augmentation for continuance of telecommunication, telecasting services”

GSLV flights jinxed?
SRIHARIKOTA: Geo-synchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) flights from Sriharikota seem to be jinxed. Out of seven GSLV flights from 2001 till the latest flight on Saturday (December 25, 2010), four have failed. The previous GSLV flight on ...

I have never met Niira Radia, says Nitin Gadkari
NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari on Saturday denied the charge that he had business relations with corporate lobbyist Niira Radia and said the Congress was spreading such allegations to divert the people's attention ...

It's a travesty of truth and justice, says CPI
NEW DELHI: The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Saturday termed the conviction of human rights activist Binayak Sen by a Raipur court a “travesty of justice” and pointed out that genuine activists and even its party workers were ...

Unscreened footage throws light on Binayak Sen case
Raipur: A pair of burly hands affixes several lengths of masking tape to an open brown bag. Then the same hands are shown to belong to an officer of the Chhattisgarh police; one hand holds the bag open as the other riffles through the bag's ...

Vehicles ban, Gujjar stir also caused price rise
NEW DELHI: The retail prices of onions and tomato largely remained unchanged on Saturday although the price of garlic fell by up to Rs. 40 a kg, thanks to better supplies. It is expected that the availability of these essential items will ...

Life term violates fair trial standards: Amnesty
LONDON: Amnesty International has said the life sentence handed down to rights activist Binayak Sen by the Raipur sessions court violates international standards of fair trial and has warned that it is likely to “inflame” tension ...

Move to shift Konddeo's statue sparks tension

Sea water as a social resource: significance of Vedaranyam Salt March
A sea water farming project and a genetic garden of Halophytes are being launched at Vedaranyam today

South Africa keen on wrapping up series in Durban
The toss will be important again but might not make a big difference: Dhoni

‘Boys have been joking I could be going from fine leg to fine leg'
MELBOURNE: Captain Ricky Ponting expects to take his place in the Australian side for the fourth Ashes Test against England after again testing his broken finger in a batting session on Saturday. Ponting will move away from his regular ...

China gives green light to first ‘Made in China' Bollywood film
$10-million project backed by government's official film production group

Day 6: Gujjars stay put
JAIPUR: Gujjars stepped up their agitation to demand 5 per cent reservation in government employment in Rajasthan on Saturday, the sixth day, blocking another rail track in Bhilwara district, clashing with security forces at several places and ...

Swaminathan conferred CNN-IBN Lifetime Achievement Award
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was chosen CNN-IBN Indian of the Year

Confer Bharat Ratna on Vajpayee: BJP
NEW DELHI: The former Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, on Saturday celebrated his 87 {+t} {+h} birthday and his Bharatiya Janata Party used the occasion to demand that the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award, be conferred ...

How your visits to sites are tracked
Many users seem unaware of who can see their data and to what purpose they are used

Star-inspired site rocks Net

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