Archive for November, 2009

Commonwealth Games Village officials fined for allowing dengue-causing mosquitoes to breed

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 14:58

New Delhi: The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has imposed fines on the officials at the Commonwealth Games Village for having allowed water to stagnate on its construction sites.

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China denies building dam on Brahmaputra; NRSA’s evidence suggests otherwise

Saturday, November 7, 2009 6:56

New Delhi: Though India’s National Remote Sensing Agency (NRSA) has confirmed that China had started building a dam at the Zangmu site on the river Brahmaputra, China has reportedly denied that it was doing anything on the Brahmaputra.

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Fatwa against Vande Maataram endorsed by Darul Uloom’s Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind

Thursday, November 5, 2009 5:48

New Delhi: The Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind has endorsed a ‘fatwa’ issued by the powerful Darul Uloom at Deoband calling on Muslims not to sing Vande Maataram.

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Pre-paid mobile connections banned in J&K from Nov 1, 2009

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 6:06

Citing security reasons, the Ministry of Home Affairs has announced that all pre-paid mobile connections will be banned in Jammu & Kashmir, starting November 1, 2009.

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Blind Faith

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 15:38

Mutawas throws light on the bigoted religious police in the Holy Land of Saudi Arabia

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