Women constables to do patrol duty

KOZHIKODE: Women constables will be deployed for patrol duty in housing colonies in the city. This was stated by Inspector General of Police M.N. Krishnamoorthy at a meeting of representatives of housing colonies called by…

Wednesday, February 22, 2006  04:08 IST V Narayan/Manoj Singh Two tenth-standard girls of Dharavi Kamarajar Memorial English High School drank insecticide on February 13 after the school management allegedly made it mandatory for every student…

Minister's clarification on ADB loan

Government will give grant to corporations to repay loans' K. Kutty Ahmed Kutty THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Local Self-Government Minister K. Kutty Ahmed Kutty on Tuesday said that metering public taps as part of the Kerala Sustainable Urban…

IUML office vandalised

KANNUR: A local office of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) at Pappinissery here was vandalised by suspected Communist Party of India (Marxist) workers on Tuesday following clashes between IUML and CPI(M) workers. The police…

Culling teams run into defiant farm owners, Sena…

NAVAPUR (NANDURBAR), FEBRUARY 20: Officials trying to contain the bird flu virus in Navapur faced their first wall of resistance this morning. The owner of Khalil Poultry farm refused to let the official culling team…

Sri Lanka: Peace Talks Positive

United Nations, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (ACNUR) the Portuguese Antonio Guterres highlighted on Tuesday the positive impact of the renewal of peace negotiations Wednesday in Geneva for the Sri…

Infiltration Reduces in Kashmir

New Delhi, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Indian Interior Minister Shivraj Patil asserted Tuesday infiltration from the Pakistani zone to India´s Kashmir decreased 54 percent last year. In a session of the Lower Chamber, Patil attributed…

Dalmiya misappropriated funds: BCCI'

CNN-IBN, Updated 1751 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 21.02.06 New Delhi: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has accused its former president Jagmohan Dalmiya of misusing the board's funds. The funds are related to the 1996 Cricket…