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NDA authorises PM to decide on Presidential nominee
NEW DELHI, MAY 11. The ruling National Democratic Alliance today adopted a formal resolution authorising the Prime Minister, Atal Behari Vajpayee, to begin consultations and decide on a Presidential nominee for the elections due in mid-July when ...
Strict action against law-breakers
AHMEDABAD, MAY 11. At least two persons were killed and 30 injured in police firing, bomb blasts and stone-throwing in Ahmedabad even as the city witnessed a marked decline in the intensity of violence with the new police team taking over the ...
Vajpayee calls for early development of AIDS vaccine
NEW DELHI, MAY 11.With multi-drug treatment of HIV/AIDS being an expensive option, the Prime Minister, Atal Behari Vajpayee, today made out a case for early development of a preventive vaccine to arrest the spread of the virus. Echoing the ...
Rocca coming to defuse India, Pak. tensions
WASHINGTON, MAY 11. The U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia, Christina Rocca, will be visiting India and Pakistan as a part of U.S. efforts to reduce tensions between the two South Asian nations and in the context of the "overall ...
J&K polls will be free and fair: PM
NEW DELHI, MAY 11. The Prime Minister, Atal Behari Vajpayee, today described as "largely cosmetic'' the promised crackdown on terrorists in Pakistan and an end to the export of terror to India that was to follow the January 12 speech of the ...
A sense of urgency in U.S.
NEW DELHI, MAY 11. The visit of the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia, Christina Rocca, to India next week signals a new sense of urgency in Washington to defuse tensions between India and Pakistan. Highly-placed Government ...
Congress MP surrenders
PATNA, MAY 11.The Congress MP, Rajo Singh, today surrendered before the Additional Judicial Magistrate, Sheikhpura, B.K. Dikshit, who remanded him to 14 days judicial custody in connection with the murder of nine persons, including the RJD ...
ISI agent held
KANPUR, MAY 11.An ISI agent has been nabbed and some sensitive documents, which he was sending to Pakistan by courier, seized here, official sources said today. Mohammad Imran alias Munna was arrested on Friday in a joint operation of military ...
Bail plea rejected
PATIALA, MAY 11.A local court today rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the Punjab Public Service Commission Chairman, Ravinder Pal Singh Sidhu, in a case relating to irregularities in selections through the Commission. Meanwhile, the ...
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