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June 13, 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 June 13, 2007

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Indian Airlines strike leaves thousand Indians stranded
Thousands of passengers were stranded at airports across the country today, as the standoff between the government and the workers of Indian Airlines continued late till the evening, giving no signs of respite for the stranded passengers. ANI

Cine star Neha Dhupia tells Amritsar importance of grooming
Former Miss India and Cine star Neha Dhupia launched a aviation training and personality makeover institute here today. ANI

Two killed, 42 injured in Kamrup blast
At least two people were killed and 42 others were injured in a powerful blast triggered by suspected United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) at Bullud bazaar in Assams Kamrup District today. ANI

EC transfers six senior officers in the wake of Madras High Court directive
Acting on the Madras High court directive, the Election Commission today transferred six senior officers, including, Police Commissioner, District Commissioner, and Assistant Commissioner of Police, for violating guidelines. ANI

Suspected LeT militant arrested in New Delhi
A suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant, Mohammed Mukhtar Ahmed Khan, has been arrested from a wholesale fruit market in the national capital. ANI

Police seizes human skulls from a Jalpaiguri village
Police has recovered 105 human skulls and 300 thighbones from Deragaon village in West Bengals Jalpaiguri District. ANI

Lightning kills six children in Ranchi
Six children were killed and six others were injured as lightning struck a school building in Rampur village of Ranchi on Wednesday. ANI

Centre to investigate veracity of Srinagars Al Qaida CD
The Centre today said that it would investigate into a recent video that was circulated among media houses in Kashmir, in which an unidentified person warned terror attack on the country and claimed to represent Al Qaida in India. ANI

K.M. Chandrasekhar assumes charge as Cabinet Secretary
K.M. Chandrasekhar assumed charge as the Union Cabinet Secretary here today. ANI

NASSCOM to assist DRDO to develop software for missiles and war equipments
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) to strengthen cooperation and increase collaboration between each other. ANI

Bainsla washes off his hands from violent Gujjar protests
Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla, who shot into prominence during the recent violent protests by his community members demanding Scheduled Tribe status, today said that responsible Gujjar leaders and activists did not indulge in violent protests. ANI

Patel terms flash strike by Indian Airlines unions as illegal and unwarranted
Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel today reviewed the flash strike by Unions of Indian Airlines Ltd and termed it as illegal and unwarranted, as negotiations and talks between the management; the union representatives and the Chief Labour Commissioner were at an advanced stage. The Government and the management of Indian Airlines have taken a very serious view of the situation. All steps including legal action are being considered. ANI

Cine star Neha Dhupia tells Amritsar importance of grooming
Former Miss India and Cine star Neha Dhupia launched a aviation training and personality makeover institute here today. ANI

Two killed, 42 injured in Kamrup blast
At least two people were killed and 42 others were injured in a powerful blast triggered by suspected United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) at Bullud bazaar in Assams Kamrup District today. ANI

Suspected LeT militant arrested in New Delhi
A suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant, Mohammed Mukhtar Ahmed Khan, has been arrested from a wholesale fruit market in the national capital. ANI

Police seizes human skulls from a Jalpaiguri village
Police has recovered 105 human skulls and 300 thighbones from Deragaon village in West Bengals Jalpaiguri District. ANI

Lightning kills six children in Ranchi
Six children were killed and six others were injured as lightning struck a school building in Rampur village of Ranchi on Wednesday. ANI

Centre to investigate veracity of Srinagars Al Qaida CD
The Centre today said that it would investigate into a recent video that was circulated among media houses in Kashmir, in which an unidentified person warned terror attack on the country and claimed to represent Al Qaida in India. ANI

K.M. Chandrasekhar assumes charge as Cabinet Secretary
K.M. Chandrasekhar assumed charge as the Union Cabinet Secretary here today. ANI

NASSCOM to assist DRDO to develop software for missiles and war equipments
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) to strengthen cooperation and increase collaboration between each other. ANI

Bainsla washes off his hands from violent Gujjar protests
Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla, who shot into prominence during the recent violent protests by his community members demanding Scheduled Tribe status, today said that responsible Gujjar leaders and activists did not indulge in violent protests. ANI

Patel terms flash strike by Indian Airlines unions as illegal and unwarranted
Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel today reviewed the flash strike by Unions of Indian Airlines Ltd and termed it as illegal and unwarranted, as negotiations and talks between the management; the union representatives and the Chief Labour Commissioner were at an advanced stage. The Government and the management of Indian Airlines have taken a very serious view of the situation. All steps including legal action are being considered. ANI

Noted philosopher Dr Ramchandra Gandhi found dead at IIC
Noted philosopher and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, Dr Ramchandra Gandhi, was found dead in a room at the India International Centre (IIC) here on Wednesday. ANI

Lightening kills six people in Kolkata
At least six people were killed due to electrocution caused by lightening, as heavy rains crippled normal life here today. ANI

Centre takes steps to help exporters from appreciating rupee
Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath today announced a package of wide ranging measures to counter the negative impact of rupee appreciation on exports. ANI

Real dog-monkey camaraderie in Udaipur
A dog and a monkey have formed an unbreakable bond, playing and eating together, without being bothered about whose looking at them, in a hotel here. ANI

Barbara Cartlands romantic novels soon in Delhi markets
Book lovers in the capital will soon be able to enjoy reading romantic novels of Barbara Cartland, the most prominent British author of the 1970s to 90s. ANI

Son of brick kiln worker qualifies for B.Tech degree in Uttar Pradesh
If you think you can, you can goes the famous saying. And, this time a teen-aged kiln labourer has proved it by qualifying for the Bachelor of Technology degree course in Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU). ANI

Herbal tea which keeps jawans fit, now available for all(Update)
A Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) wing has developed a herbal tea that can combat high blood pressure, memory loss, gastritis, indigestion, weakness, fever, headache, cough, cold, body pain, high mountain sickness and stress. ANI

Passengers stranded as Indian airline employees go on strike
Scores of passengers were stranded at Delhi and Mumbai airports due to the ongoing strike conducted by around 13,000 employees of Indian airline from Tuesday night. ANI

A Mumbai Court acquits Dawoods brother in Sara-Sahara case
A Special Court of Mumbai today acquitted gangster Dawood Ibrahims brother Iqbal Kaskar as enough evidence were not gathered against him in connection with unauthorised construction of twin-shopping malls Sara-Sahara. ANI

Uphaar victims families observe tragedys tenth anniversary
Relatives and family members of the victims of the countrys worst-ever cinema hall fire in Uphaar cinema, held a special prayer today to mark the tenth anniversary of the tragedy. ANI

Madras HC to EC: Take action in Jayas false afidavit
The Madras High Court (HC) today directed the Election Commission (EC) to take action as per law on a complaint that former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief Jayalalitha had filed a false affidavit during the 2001 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls. ANI

Chattisgarh has a crime-free village for past 60 years!
Paharia-Konha in Chattisgarh has become a role model for all due to being crime-free. ANI

Herbal tea keeps jawans fit
A Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) wing has developed a herbal tea that can combat high blood pressure, memory loss, gastritis, indigestion, weakness, fever, headache, cough, cold, body pain, high mountain sickness and stress. ANI

Children in Bikaner take out rally for Taj Mahals inclusion in seven wonders list
A large number of children took out a rally here today to campaign for the inclusion of the Taj Mahal in the new Seven Wonders of the World list. ANI

Guruvayur temple panel regrets purification ritual

Guruvayur, June 13: The managing committee of the Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple in Kerala today expressed its regret over the purification of the temple held after the visit of Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravis son. ANI

Musharrafs political longevity doubtful: US analysts
Analysts in the US have expressed doubt whether Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf will be able continue his regime for much longer, which they feel would come as a stinging blow to Washington in the war against terrorism. ANI

SC dismisses petition challenging Mayawatis appointment as UP CM
The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition challenging the appointment of Mayawati as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. ANI

NDA to meet on June 18 to discuss candidate for President
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Rajnath Singh has said that National Democratic Alliance (NDA) would name its candidate for President next week. ANI

A trip to Himachal Pradesh to beat the heat
The intense heat wave that has been raging in the plains of north India has prompted both domestic and foreign tourists to flock to cooler places like Himachal Pradesh for the soothing ambiance. ANI

Darjeeling residents use toy train tracks to fetch water
To cope with water shortage, residents of Darjeeling have found a novel way. They are using the tracks of world heritage toy train to fetch water from a stream. ANI

US interest in Pak not confined to Musharraf: South Asia expert
South Asia expert Lisa Curtis feels that the Bush Administrations interest in Pakistan is not confined to President Pervez Musharraf. ANI

Presidential election on July 19
Election for the post of the next President of the country will take place on July 19. This was announced here today by the Chief Election Commissioner, N Gopalaswami. ANI

Indians employees on strike
An estimated 15,000 ground staff and cabin crew of the Indian went on a nation-wide strike on Tuesday night demanding payment of due arrear. ANI

Left parties to meet Karunanidhi over Presidential election
The Left parties will meet Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi here today to take a final decision on the Presidential candidate. ANI

SC to announce verdict on Mayawatis appointment as UP CM
The Supreme Court will today announce its decision on a petition challenging the appointment of Mayawati as the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. ANI

Money Junction to Hold Mega 10-City Investor Relations Events
Business Wire India

NDTV Exclusive with Sanjay Dutt: "The Judge has not Favoured Me". "I have been Punished Enough"
Business Wire India

Drop in Unit Prices Likely to Boost Commercialization of MEMS
Business Wire India

Photograph Refresh your senses with Café Coffee Day's 'Fruitlicious Range'
This season add Café Coffee Day's Fruitlicious Beverages to beat the heat!!! As part of its mantra to continuously enhance the in-café experience, India's premier and largest chain of coffee cafés has launched two new beverages. Solus Media

Photograph Go adventurous this season with the all new funky range of Fastrack Watches
FIRST time ever in India - Carabineer watches and a range of washable Velcro straps. Solus Media

Also see International News / Press Releases on June 13, 2007

Bullion Market / Gold & Silver Prices on June 13, 2007

Mumbai Bullion Market

24 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8690
22 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8600
Bar Silver (Kg): Rs. 18150

Chennai Bullion Market

Bar Silver (Kg): Rs. 17735
24 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8645
22 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 8010

Bullion Rates on June 13, 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 June 13, 2007

1 United States Dollar (USD) = 40.93 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 GBP = 80.76 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 Euro = 54.46 Indian National Rupees (INR)

100 Japanese Yens = 33.49 Indian National Rupees (INR)

All Forex Rates of June 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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