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Spell out consequences of unseating Jayalalithaa: SC
The Supreme Court today asked the Attorney- General, Mr. Soli J. Sorabjee, to spell out the consequences and measures to redress the same in the event of the court taking a view that the appointment of Ms. Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and her swearing-in on May 14 was illegal and invalid.

'Will it be a re-run of Agra?'
India has conveyed its dismay to the military establishment here over the spate of contentious statements in recent days and wanted to know if Islamabad intended to re-run the course of Agra at the scheduled meeting between the Pakistan President, Gen. Pervez Musharraf, and the Prime Minister, Mr. Atal Behari Vajpayee, in New York on September 25.

PM to meet Musharraf on Sept. 25
India today confirmed that the meeting between the Prime Minister, Mr. Atal Behari Vajpayee, and the Pakistani President, General Pervez Musharraf, will take place on September 25, but expressed pessimism about the outcome of the talks.

Advani for 'legal protection' to policemen fighting terrorism
Stressing the need for upholding human rights in a democratic society, the Union Home Minister, Mr. L.K. Advani, today argued in favour of granting legal protection to the policemen, who acted without any mala fide against terrorist elements in the cause of national duty.

NHRC's support for Dalits praised
The National Human Rights Commission's support for inclusion of the Dalit issue, contrary to the Government's stand, in the agenda of the ongoing World Conference against Racism (WCAR) came in for praise by the United Nations Human Rights Commission (UNHRC), which said that for the first time the matter had been highlighted at an international fora.

Special Cauvery panel meet today
The Centre has convened a special meeting of the Cauvery River Water Authority Monitoring Committee here tomorrow to discuss the shortfall in the water releases by Karnataka to Tamil Nadu against the stipulated norm in the interim award of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal.


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