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Manmohan may make brief statement on Tuesday
Speaker likely to move resolution on setting up of JPC

In Libya, protesters dig in
At least 173 demonstrators killed, says Human Rights Watch

Talks begin, mediators say Maoists will not harm abducted officials
BHUBANESWAR: The Orissa government on Sunday began talks with mediators chosen by Maoists to discuss the release of abducted Collector R. Vineel Krishna and Junior Engineer Pabitra Majhi. The State government announced that there would ...

Abductors continuously shifting campsites
Collector, junior engineer are safe, says top civil rights activist close to Maoists

I am “really worried,” says Majhi's mother
BHUBANESWAR: Her tears kept rolling down when Parbati Majhi spoke to presspersons soon after meeting the mediators who had come down from Hyderabad to facilitate the release of abducted Malkangiri Collector R. Vineel Krishna and her Junior ...

Mamata appeals to supporters of Left to vote for change

Mamata unsure of poll prospects: CPI(M) leader
KOLKATA: Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's appeal to the supporters of the Left parties to vote for her party at a rally here on Sunday demonstrates that she is not confident of her chances in the upcoming elections to the State ...

First verdict in Supreme Court-monitored Godhra case tomorrow
99 persons cited as accused; 21 are on bail

Gujarat police step up precautionary measures
Communally sensitive districts in Gujarat put on alert

Civil servants to get incentives on performance

Not gained a single rupee from Games: Kalmadi
Pune: Pune MP and former chairman of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) Suresh Kalmadi said in a statement on Sunday that he had not gained ‘even a single rupee' out of the games and if proved ‘otherwise,' was prepared to ...

Rahat, manager slapped a penalty of Rs. 15 lakh each
NEW DELHI: Pakistani Qawwali (Sufi devotional music) singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and his manager have been slapped a penalty of Rs.15 lakh each and the foreign currency found in their possession by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) ...

Security alert sounded in south Kashmir
Srinagar: An alert was sounded on Sunday across south Kashmir to foil any militant attack using a car, snatched by two unidentified gunmen from a civilian in Shopian district, officials said. The security forces have been asked to remain ...

Prabhakaran's mother passes away
COLOMBO: Vallipuram Parvathi, mother of the slain LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran, passed away on Sunday morning in a Jaffna hospital. The Sri Lankan Army said the death occurred around 6.30 a.m. Online newswire service ...

India “wants” thousands of extra EU visas under trade deal
LONDON: India is reported to be demanding thousands of extra visas for its workers under a multi-billion pound trade deal it is negotiating with the European Union (EU). According to media reports, India wants up to 50,000 extra visas a ...

Infrastructure push vital to achieve growth target
Continued poor performance of some key infrastructure sectors cause for concern

Protesters on top in Bahrain
Moroccans latest to join West Asian protesters

Social media under increased scrutiny in China

Thumping 10-wkt. win for New Zealand
Bennett scalps four as Kenya is bundled out for the fifth lowest total in World Cup history

Sri Lanka makes mincemeat of Canada
The North Americans hold their own until Jayawardene and Sangakkara take control

Australia all set to begin its campaign
A torrid pace test awaits the Zimbabweans in Lee, Tait and Johnson

Congress begins poll talks with DMK, seeks share in power
CHENNAI: The Congress is learnt to have demanded a share in power in the seat-sharing talks with the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) here on Sunday, according to sources in both parties. A common minimum programme for a coalition ...

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