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Haryana minister warns against 'guess paper' mafia
Chandigarh, June 1 (IANS) Haryana's Technical Education Minister A.C. Chaudhary Sunday warned students to beware of a 'guess paper' mafia which was operating in the country to mint money from them.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 7:27:54 PM

Article 370, uniform civil code back at BJP conclave
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The contentious issues of a uniform civil code and scrapping of Article 370 granting special status to Jammu and Kashmir are back on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) agenda ahead of the assembly and Lok Sabha elections due next year.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 7:19:44 PM

Orissa lifts six-month ban fishing ban
Kendrapada (Orissa), June 1 (IANS) Large numbers of fishermen in Orissa's Kedrapada district Sunday ventured into the Bay of Bengal on their country-made boats after the state government Saturday night lifted the six-month fishing ban to protect turtles.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 7:16:27 PM

Defacing of Bhujbal's portrait sparks violence in Nashik
Nashik (Maharashtra), June 1 (IANS) Defacing of Maharashtra Minister Chhagan Bhujbal's portrait sparked violent protests in many areas of this city Sunday with workers of his Akhil Bharatiya Samata Parishad taking to the streets and indulging in stone pelting.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 7:06:21 PM

BJP chief takes dig at Montek on inflation
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh Sunday criticised Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia for advising against sacrificing development to contain inflation.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:47:06 PM

Gujjar agitation shadow looms over BJP national executive
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The shadow of the on-going Gujjar agitation in Rajasthan loomed large over the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national executive here Sunday with heavy security and absence of Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje being the talking points.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:46:37 PM

Security beefed up ahead of IPL final
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Security arrangements were Sunday considerably heightened for the Indian Premier League (IPL) final at the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Mumbai's satellite township of Navi Mumbai after a bomb was found in a theatre near the venue Saturday night.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:36:07 PM

Newspaper hawkers go on strike in Chandigarh
Chandigarh, June 1 (IANS) Newspaper hawkers in Chandigarh and the neighbouring towns of Panchkula and Mohali went on a strike Sunday to press their demand for higher commissions.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:35:39 PM

IBM's research centre offers to open unit in West Bengal
Kolkata, June 1 (IANS) Global software major IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Centre has evinced interest in opening its research and development unit in West Bengal, state IT Minister Debesh Das said Sunday.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:33:04 PM

Disabled girls confined to room for years hoping for miracle
Bhubaneswar, June 1 (IANS) Two handicapped sisters in Orissa's Sambalpur district have been confined to a room for the past four years, praying for a miracle to cure them.

Sunday, June 01, 2008 6:32:10 PM

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