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Top Headline Last Updated: 8:10:35 AM March 19, 2010 
US Intelligence Chief discusses terrorism with Chidambaram
The US Director of National Intelligence, Mr Dennis C. Blair and Ambassador Timothy Roamer today met the Home Minister, Mr P. Chidambaram hours before the the Lashkar e Taiba operative David Headley is to be produced before Chicago court.Later Mr Timothy Roamer said that meeting was the co...

India keeping close eye on Headley's pleading
India today said it is waiting for the statement of Mumbai terror suspect David Coleman Headley,who will be produced in a Chicago court, amid reports that he would change his plea to guilty to get a lighter sentence than the death penalty.E...

Pawar rules out export of surplus wheat
The government today said the prices of essential commodities are coming down in local markets. Speaking on the sidelines of a function in New Delhi, Union food and agriculture minister, Sharad Pawar ruled out any possibility of allowing wh...

:: National News ::
India-B'desh river commission makes headway on sharing of Teesta water
Prez confers Moortidevi Award to Law Minister Moily
Committee extends date for receiving representations on Telangana issue
 44 students from J&K meet Chidambaram
 PEDA to solarise Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament, RS
 India raises security concern on Pak -Iran gas pipeline
 Pranab to talk with opponents of women's reservation bill
 Mumbai attack conspirator Headley's pleading not to impact 26/11 trial, says Nikam
 India seeks US support for successful conclusion of Doha round

:: State News ::
Modernisation of M'rashtra police on war footing, says Governor Satyanarayanan
Petition filed in SC for cancellation of Sajjan Kumar's bail
M'rashtra Home Minister warns of a threat to state assembly
 Tourism industry in Ladakh being streamlined: LAHDC
 Ajmal Kasab guilty of killing people in Mumbai terror attack: Nikam
 Rajasthan Assembly suspends BJP whip Rathore for one year
 343 cases of corruption registered against govt officials in J&K
 UP additonal cabinet secretary Pandey removed
 Police custody of Mumbai terror suspects extended
 Karnataka Legislative Council passes Azim Premji Varsity Bill amid dissent

:: International News ::
UN optimistic on US-Russia START talks
China asks Iran not to develop nuclear weapons
SL proposes to appoint expert panel on Eelam war infringement on sovereignty
 EU's new foreign policy chief arrives in Gaza
 South African opposition party calls for no confidence in Prez Zuma
 28 killed in Nepal as bus plunges into Karnali river
 Bomb explosion in Balochistan injures 6
 CPN chairman Prachanda meets Nepalese PM, Discusses maoists rehabilitation
 2 Iraqi security officers killed by unknown gunmen in Salahudin

:: Business News ::
Vegetables, pulses pull inflation down to 4 month low
Sensex ends higher for third straight session
Gold slips Rs 20 to Rs 16910 per 10 gm
 Crude oil eases near $ 82 per barrel
 India has capacity to grow at 9%, says Montek
 Rupee down by 9 paise against Dollar
 Catalog Exhibition in Jeddah

:: Sports News ::
IPL: RCB's easy victory over RR
Saina puts stupendous show, Enters top-5
IBF congratulate Indian boxers on their achievements
 Indian pugilists win six Gold Medals in the Commonwealth Boxing Championship
 India, B’desh and Sri Lanka withdraw from National Amateur Golf Championship
 Dhoni out of action for next 10 days


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