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December 23, 2007

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144 Section in Hyderabad ahead of Ayodhya verdict

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Huge cache of bombs recovered in Nandigram
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Sunday recovered a huge cache of bombs from a brick kiln in Nandigram that has been scene of violent clashes between CPI (M) cadres and the supporters of Bhumi Uched Pratirodh Committee (BUPC). ANI

Congress Saurashtra strategy falls flat, central Gujarat does little help
The Congress partys much expectation from the BJP rebels in the Saurashtra region proved disastrous for the party as it helped the BJP under the leadership of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi beat the anti-incumbency. ANI

Modi targets colonial temperament of Election Commission (I.view of Modi)
A victorious and confident Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out at the Election Commission, accusing it of being under the influence of a colonial temperament. ANI

I am still committed to police, prison reforms, says ex-cop Kiran Bedi
The countrys first woman IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who took voluntary retirement two years ahead of her retirement, on Sunday said that she is committed to police and prison reforms and rejected the governments offer to head the National Police Mission. ANI

Congress improves tally marginally in Gujarat
The Congress party managed to improves its strength in the 182-member Gujarat Assembly by registering victory in 59 seats. The party had won 51 seats in the 2002 Assembly polls. ANI

Modi sweeps Gujarat polls, falls four seats short of two-third majority
The Bharatiya Janata Party under the leadership of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi registered a thumping victory by winning in 117 seats of the 182-member State Assembly. ANI

Sales of Christmas trees bearing actors names soar high in Kochi
Ahead of Christmas, Kochi markets are flooded with Christmas stars named after hit movies of Bollywood and Mollywood. ANI

Weeklong workshop for physically disabled held in Gangtok
A non-government organisation of Sikkim in association with a Jaipur organisation organised a week-long workshop at Zero Point here to provide free artificial limbs and callipers to the physically-challenged in Sikkim. ANI

Modi gets absolute majority in Gujarat
The Bharatiya Janata Party under the leadership of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi registered a thumping victory by getting an absolute majority in the 182-member State Assembly. ANI

Gujarat verdict is a call for secular forces to unite, says Congress
Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Sunday said that the defeat of his party in the Gujarat Assembly elections would help in uniting the secular forces in the country. ANI

Tripura girl opts for cinema to fight against militancy
There has been different ways of condemning militancy, which has turned out as a biggest menace in recent years, but the efforts of a young girl from Tripura have been a unique one. ANI

People of Gujarat voted for positive forces, says Modi
Expressing his gratitude to the people of Gujarat for voting him back to power, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today said that the people of state have rejected the negative forces and anti-Gujarat elements. ANI

BJP won on the plank of good governance and development: Jaitley
BJP General Secretary and in charge of party affairs in Gujarat, Arun Jaitley, has said that Chief Minister Narendra Modi has secured a respectful mandate and that it is a rare election where a party has won on the plank of good governance and development. ANI

A new dawn of peace emerging in Nagaland
Nagaland is on the threshold of a new dawn of peace. The three warring Naga factions are poised to come together on a single platform to establish peace. ANI

Karmapa Lama calls for world peace
Buddhist religious head Karmapa Lama has called for consolidation of world peace. ANI

Modi defeats Congresss Dinsha Patel by 87, 000 votes
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today registered a thumping victory by defeating Congress candidate, Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dinsha Patel by 87, 000 votes. ANI

Middle class youth foresee an opportunity for dream job in Airlines industry
The booming Indian aviation industry is becoming a major draw for several middle-class youngsters in the country, many of whom are from small towns. ANI

Assam reviving the Bordoloi Trophy Football Tournament
The popular Bordoloi Cup Football Tournament has been one of the most awaited events of the year for all sports lovers in Assam. Recently, it completed its 56th edition at Guwahati bespeaking the Assameses fascination for football. ANI

Keshubhai upset with BJP central leadership for show cause notice
Slapped with a show cause notice for indulging in anti-party activities, an upset Keshubhai Patel has criticised the central leadership saying it would have been better if he had been asked to explain his views in person. ANI

Himachal will do a Gujarat for BJP, says Rajnath Singh
Giving all credits to Gujarat Chief Minster Narendra Modi for Bharatiya Janata Partys (BJP) victory in the Assembly polls, BJP president Rajnath Singh today said that his party is confident of sweeping Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls too. ANI

Modi set to become CM for third time, to be sworn on Dec 27
) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is all set to return to power as the BJP is poised for a fourth straight victory in the Assembly elections winning 20 seats and leading in 99 constituencies. ANI

UP police gun down two LeT terrorists
Uttar Pradesh Police today gunned down two suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists in Barabanki district. ANI

BJP won on the plank of good governance and development: Jaitley
BJP General Secretary and in charge of party affairs in Gujarat, Arun Jaitley, has said that Chief Minister Narendra Modi has secured a respectful mandate and that it is a rare election where a party has won on the plank of good governance and development. ANI

Punjab takes to renewable energy
While global warming takes the centre-stage on the world arena, Punjab has taken a lead by endorsing renewable energy sources for a brighter future. ANI

Modi the Man of the Match
In his first reaction after the early trend showed that the BJP is all set to return to power in Gujarat, Chief Minister Narendra Modi said I was the CM, I will remain the CM. For me CM means Common Man. ANI

Congress concedes defeat in Gujarat elections
Congress party today conceded defeat in Gujarat Assembly elections after early trends in the counting of votes showed that the BJP is all set to return to power. ANI

Antique idols worth millions seized from Siliguri.
Customs officials have seized four antique idols worth 10 million rupees in the international market from Siliguri in West Bengal.The four idols carved out of black basalt date back to 12th century A.D. ANI

Assam tribals demanding reservation threaten economic blockade
Tribals in Assam seeking reservation in government jobs have threatened economic blockade if their demands were not met. ANI

PepsiCo products safest in the entire food chain, says Indra Nooyi
Indra Nooyi, the chairman and chief executive officer of the food and beverages major, PepsiCo, has said that the companys products are the safest in the entire range of products in the food chain. ANI

I am the CM and will be the CM: Modi
After the early trend showed that the BJP is all set to return to power in Gujarat, Chief Minister Nartendra Modi gave his first reaction by saying, I am the CM and will be the CM. ANI

Congress will gain majority in Gujarat as day progresses
Congress party has expressed confidence that there would be a swing in favour of the party as the day progresses in Gujarat where counting of votes for the Assembly elections is underway. ANI

Pravin Mahajan shifted to Nasik Jail
) Pravin Mahajan, who was sentenced to life imprisonment by a Mumbai Sessions Court for the murder of his elder brother and BJP leader Pramod in April last year, has been transferred to the Nasik Road Central Jail. ANI

Gujarat waits with bated breath for first poll results
Gujarat will wait with bated breath for the first result from the counting of votes, which is expected to be out by 10 a.m. on Sunday. Counting of votes cast in the two-phased electionscommenced at 8 a.m.this morning in 37 counting stations amidst tight security, with the Congress and the BJP locked in a virtual straight fight. ANI

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