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July 24, 2007

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144 Section in Hyderabad ahead of Ayodhya verdict

Manmohan Singh to campaign in Bihar today

FBI failed to act on Headley's wife's terror link expose 3 yrs before Mumbai attacks

Craven's horror flicks 'were inspired by real stories'

RBI will intervene if inflows turn lumpy: Subbarao

Enforcement Directorate issues 'Look Out Circular' against Lalit Modi

Now, laser technology that destroys tumours using heat

Waist size, not BMI can foretell cardiovascular risk in children

India News / Press Releases on July 24, 2007

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Kalam calls for responsive, corruption free governance
Outgoing President A P J Abdul Kalam today called for a responsive, transparent and corruption free governance, and termed his five years in Rashtrapati Bhawan as five beautiful and eventful years. ANI

Eight injured in Dera Sikh clash
Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers and Sikhs clashed in Mallawala village in Haryanas Sirsa District on Tuesday. At least eight people were injured. ANI

Lucknow Court puts stay on Amitabhs land donation
The farm land case continues to trouble cinestar Amitabh Bachchan as Lucknow court has put a stay on his land donation observing that the status quo on the land should be maintained. ANI

Lord Jagannaths return journey from Sri Gundicha Temple gets underway
Lord Jagannath, his elder brother Sri Balabhadra and his sister Devi Subhadra are about to beginn their return journey to Puri from the Sri Gundicha Temple after a nine day stay. ANI

General Manager of Satyam Computers abducted in Hyderabad
Police here have launched a massive search operation to trace Satyam Computers General Manager Vedula Satyanarayana, who was reportedly abducted today morning in front of Geetanjali Public School located on a busy road in Secunderabad. ANI

Puri Rath Yatra concludes
The temple town of Puri today teemed with believers to witness the conclusion of the Rath Yatra with Lord Jagannaths return journey or Bahuda Yatra. ANI

India needs 7000 PURA to narrow down rural-urban divide: Kalam
President A P J Abdul Kalam in his thanks giving address to the nation today said that country needs at least seven thousand Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (PURA) to bridge the chasm between rural and urban areas. ANI

Kalam recounts his Sukhoi experience on his last day as President
Outgoing President A P J Abdul Kalam, who is also the supreme commander of the armed forces, today recounted his experience when he flew in a Sukhoi-30 fighter in June 2006. ANI

Students in Assam protest against attacks by Naga rebels
Students in Assam on Tuesday blocked rail lines protesting attacks on locals by Naga rebels from neighbouring Nagaland. ANI

Jharkhand tribal villagers publishing handwritten newspaper
Tribal villagers of Jharkhand are publishing a handwritten newspaper to articulate their concerns or issues which do not interest the major newspapers and thus get ignored by local authorities. ANI

Delhi commuters woes continue, as Blue Lines face tough inspection
Bus commuters in the capital continued face problems on Tuesday, as most Blue Line buses faced stringent clearance tests. ANI

Kerala villagers fight off monsoon diseases with rat meat
Around 50 families of Perumanthurthu Island in Keralas Kottayam District eagerly await the monsoon to undertake their favourite hobby of catching water rats for preparing a unique delicacy. iving on the banks of Vembanadu Lake near Kalara village of Perumanthurthu Island, these families belong to the backward class, and believe that by eating water rats in season, they wont suffer from seasonal diseases. ANI

Thiruvananthapuram zoo reopens post-FMD outbreak
A zoo here reopened on Tuesday after 16 days of quarantine, following an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) among animals. ANI

Government wants to facilitate Posco project in Orissa: Paswan
Minister for Steel, Chemicals and Fertilisers Ram Vilas Paswan today said that the Government wants to facilitate the Posco Steel Project in Orissa. ANI

Floods displace thousands in Tripura
Floods caused by incessant rains over the last few days have displaced thousands of families in Tripura. ANI

GoM discusses draft nuclear deal
A Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday discussed the draft of the Indo-US civil nuclear cooperation deal, on which the two sides reached a breakthrough last week. ANI

Bismillah Khan of Chattisgarh, an expert in Hindu texts
Its been over five decades when Bismillah Khan felt drawn towards studying Ramcharitmans, the Hindu scripture about Lord Ramas life. Having spent later years reciting its verses, today its his main recognition. ANI

93 Mumbai blast: Three more get capital punishment, life term to one
A Special TADA Court today awarded capital punishment to three more convicts and life term to one in the 1993 Mumbai blast case. ANI

Indore artist pays tribute to President Kalam with grain portrait
President A.P.J Abdul Kalams farewell from the Rashtrapati Bhawan has left millions of his fans in a sombre mood. An Indore artist, in his tribute, has created Kalams portrait using seven quintals of grains. ANI

Andhra Assembly Speaker suspends TDP members
Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker K R Suresh Reddy on Tuesday suspended all Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members for obstructing the proceedings of the Assembly. ANI

Communal harmony marks 795th Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
Moving ahead of their religious confines, lakhs of people from across the sub-continent attended the 795th Urs of Sufi saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti at his shrine in Ajmer this weekend. ANI

Kerala hoteliers promote Monsoon Food Festivals to boost tourism
Kerala hoteliers are organising various kinds of Monsoon Food Festivals to boost tourism in the state. ANI

Prime Ministers panel on J-K troop relocation to meet today
The Committee appointed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to look into the relocation of troops in Jammu and Kashmir will meet here today. ANI

Six Chinese nationals arrested for travelling on fake passports
Police here have arrested six Chinese nationals for travelling on fake Indonesian passports. ANI

Disrespect to martyrs memorial sparks off protest in Mumbai
Scores of workers of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), which is headed by Raj Thackeray have protested against an alleged disrespect shown to a martyrs memorial by two Shiv Sena legislators. ANI

Muslim reservation Bill enacted by Andhra Assembly
The Andhra Pradesh Assembly has passed a bill to provide four per cent reservation for socially and economically backward Muslims in public employment and educational institutions on Monday. ANI

Four-year-old faces trial for poll violence in Bihar
Four-year old Raunak Singh from Bihars Gaya town, who attended his first kindergarten class barely a year back, is standing trial in a case of electoral violence. ANI

Assam, Bihar rivers flowing above danger mark
With rivers in both Assam and Bihar flowing above the danger mark, the flood situation in these two states is grim, said official sources. ANI

UP land case: Allahabad HC to hear Bachchans petition
The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court will today hear a petition filed by actor Amitabh Bachchan challenging the Faizabad Additional Commissioners order quashing Bachchans ownership of a farmland in Uttar Pradeshs Barabanki District. ANI

President Kalam to address nation today
Outgoing President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will address the nation today over state-run Doordarshan and All India Radio (AIR). ANI

Cincom Synchrony Receives Frost & Sullivan 2007 Product Differentiation Innovation Award
Business Wire India

Reebok Launches its Lifestyle Footwear Collection
Business Wire India

Reebok to Help Running Enthusiasts Fulfill their Potential
Business Wire India

Tanla Mobile Inc. Appoints N.V. Subba Rao as CEO and President to Head Global Expansion
Business Wire India

Castrol India Limited Announces Unaudited Financial Results for the Half Year Ended June 30, 2007
Business Wire India

Emerging Markets and Improved Products will Lead Growth in the Global Breathable Textiles Market
Business Wire India

Idea Cellular Limited: Consolidated Q1 Results; Revenue Rs 14,776 mn, EBITDA Rs 5,131 mn, PAT Rs. 3,085 mn
Business Wire India

Triple Play Holds Huge Potential for Test and Monitoring Equipment Vendors
Business Wire India

Sify.com Launches www.chennailive.in
Business Wire India

Wipro Awarded HP's Best Application Solution Implementation for Creating World-Class BTO Service Practice
Business Wire India

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Bullion Market / Gold & Silver Prices on July 24, 2007

Mumbai Bullion Market

99.5 Purity Gold: Rs. 8980
99.9 Purity Gold: Rs. 8930
Silver (Kg): Rs. 18260

Indore Bullion Market

Gold (10 grams): Rs. 8910
Silver (1Kg): Rs. 18750

Bhopal Bullion Market

Gold (10 grams): Rs. 9150
Silver (1Kg): Rs. 18750

Chennai Bullion Market

Bar Silver (Kg): Rs. 17860
24 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8965
22 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8310

Bullion Rates on July 24, 2007 for All Major Indian Cities

Bullion prices presented here are indicative and are for general information only. Please check with your Gold Merchant or a local bank for latest and correct prices. All prices are in Indian National Rupees only.

Forex Rates on July 24, 2007

1 United States Dollar (USD) = 40.24 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 GBP = 83.04 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 Euro = 55.6 Indian National Rupees (INR)

100 Japanese Yens = 33.38 Indian National Rupees (INR)

All Forex Rates of July 2007

Forex Rates presented here are historic data and for indicative purpose only. Please contact your Central Bank, Money Changers, Foreign Exchange Agent or Travel Desk for the correct and accurate convertion rates. Rates here are the closing rates in IST.

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