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November 23, 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'

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India News / Press Releases on November 23, 2007

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Centre assures full security to Taslima
The Centre on Friday assured full protection to controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen who was sent to the national capital after Rajasthan government declined to allow her stay in Jaipur. ANI

ABVP activists force colleges shut down in Indore
The BJP-affiliated Akhil Bharthiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) staged a protest in Indore on Friday to retaliate against the rustication of 40 students by Devi Ahilya University authorities. ANI

Manmohan, Patil, Sonia condemn UP serial blasts
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today condemned the serial blasts in Lucknow, Varanasi and Faizabad that claimed the lives of at least 13 persons, including two lawyers and injured over 50. ANI

IAF to induct new system to test pilots by early 2008
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a new system for the selection of new pilots of the Indian Air Force (IAF) in the wake of changing technologies and the growing automation in the new fleets of fighter aircraft. ANI

Coimbatore Jail authorities horrified over inmates developing heart ailments
Officials at a Coimbatore Jail are startled after learning during a health check up that most of their inmates have heart and stress ailments. ANI

40 alligators make homecoming to River Chambal
Officials and rangers of the Uttar Pradesh Forest Department have released 40 alligators into River Chambal, their natural habitat, to increase the number of endangered species of alligators. ANI

Sikh diaspora give mixed response to Makkars election as SGPC chief
The election of Avtar Singh Makkar as president of the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) for a third consecutive term has evoked a mixed response from the Sikh diaspora. ANI

UP Chief Minister Mayawati condemns serial blasts, announces compensation
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and leader of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Mayawati, today condemned the three bomb blasts in Lucknow, Varanasi and Faizabad that claimed the lives of at least 13 persons, including two lawyers and injured over 50. ANI

Makkar made SGPC president for a third time
Avtar Singh Makkar was today elected President of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandhak Committee (SGPC) for a third consecutive time. ANI

National Minority Front chief condemns UP serial blasts
The Chairman of the All India Minorities Front (AIMF), S M Asif, today strongly condemned the serial blasts in Varanasi, Lucknow and Faizabad. ANI

Uphaar fire tragedy: 2 years imprisonment for Ansal brothers
A Delhi Sessions Court today awarded the owners of Uphaar Cinema hall, Gopal and Sushil Ansal, with two years of imprisonment in connection with the 1997 cinema hall fire tragedy that left 59 people dead and over hundred people injured. ANI

UP blasts: Jaiswal says it was aimed at disturbing communal harmony
Union Minister of State for Home Sriprakash Jaiswal today said that the blasts that rocked three cities of Uttar Pradesh in which at least 12 were killed, were aimed at disturbing communal harmony. ANI

SGPC announces installation of Bhindranwales portrait at a Punjab museum
The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) has announced that a portrait of slain rebel Sikh leader Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale would be installed at a Sikh museum in Punjab. ANI

Former Army Chief inaugurates car rally for a cause
Former Army Chief General J. J. Singh flagged off a rally of Vintage car here today to spread awareness about the underprivileged children and raise resources to meet their needs. ANI

Rehabilitation Centre for disabled Armymen
Many disabled army personnel are making a new beginning in life at Mohali in Punjab having already hanged on their shoes for a long time, thanks to Paraplegic Rehabilitation Centre (PRC) at Mohali near Chandigarh. ANI

Three serial blasts in Uttar Pradesh
Three serial blasts rocked Lucknow, Varanasi and Faizabad courts in Uttar Pradesh this afternoon, in which reportedly seven people were killed and several others injured. ANI

Peace reigns in Kolkata as army patrolling continues
Kolkata remained peaceful today as the army and the police jointly patrolled localities that were hit by violence on Wednesday. ANI

Vice President, PM greet nation on Guru Nanaks birthday
Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today greeted the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanaks birthday, which will be celebrated on Saturday. ANI

Private radio station in Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh
An undergraduate villager in Uttar Pradeshs Ghazipur District has become the cynosure of all eyes after setting up a private radio station here. ANI

China will be severely tested by rising sea levels, warns expert
Rising sea levels and falling river water volumes - as forecast in the latest UN report on climate change - could drastically alter weather patterns and cause huge economic losses in China, a senior meteorological official has warned. ANI

Hornbill, the biggest festival of Nagas held in New Delhi
Nothing perhaps bridges the gap among communities as does the cultural celebrations. It was with this purpose in mind the Honrbill festival was held in New Delhi by Nagas this past week. ANI

Longest ever honeymoon for the PM
Dont get me wrong, this has nothing to do with Mrs Gursharan Kaur. Its got to do with the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, and the media. ANI

Jaspal Bhatti, the comedy icon of Indian small screen
Jaspal Bhatti is today known as one of the most popular characters of Indian small screen with his famous serials Ulta Pulta and Flop Show showcasing an impressive sense of humour mixed with satire on daily life. An engineer-turned-showman, Bhatti gained popularity at a time when most people would watch television for movies or national news. No cable television technology was available at that time. ANI

Shutdown by ethnic Gorkhas haunts Darjeeling Hills again
A four-day shutdown has begun in the Darjeeling Hills over rival claims for a separate homeland for Gorkhas. ANI

Silent peace march in Kolkata
People from all walks of life took out a silent peace march here on Thursday, as the city limped back to normalcy after Wednesdays clashes over Nandigram and Taslima Nasreen. ANI

Uma Bharti attacks Reliance Fresh store in Bhopal
Bharatiya Janshakti Party Chief Uma Bharati led a protest rally here that attacked a Reliance Fresh shop in protest against the entry of multinational and corporate retail chains in the country. ANI

PM to focus on Pak crisis, climate change and trade at CHOGM summit
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, along with a high-level delegation arrived at Ugandas Entebbe airport late on Thursday night to attend the 53-nation Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) summit. ANI

India invited to attend Annapolis Conference on West Asia
Elevating Indias standing in world politics, it has been invited to the next weeks Annapolis conference on West Asia, convened by the United States, and it would be taking part in the conference, the Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of India for West Asia and Middle East Peace Process, C.R. Gharekhan announced here. ANI

Taslima Nasreen leaves for Delhi
Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen is now heading for Delhi by road after an overnight stay in Jaipur. ANI

Delhi court to pronounce quantum of sentence in Uphaar case today
A Delhi Sessions Court will pronounce the quantum of sentence for 12 convicts in connection with the 1997 Uphaar Cinema Hall blaze case at 3.00 p.m. today. ANI

38th International Film Festival to open in Goa today
The 38th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will begin in Goa from today. ANI

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Hero Honda and TERI Announce Winners for TerraQuiz 2007
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VITS: First Luxury Business Hotel Chain Launched in Mumbai
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Bullion Market / Gold & Silver Prices on November 23, 2007

Mumbai Bullion Market

99.5 Purity Gold: Rs. 10430
99.9 Purity Gold: Rs. 10380
Silver (Kg): Rs. 19505

Delhi Bullion Market

Bar Silver (Kg): Rs. 19200
Sovereign: Rs. 8550
Standard gold: Rs. 10330

Kolkatta Bullion Market

Gold: Rs. 10555
Silver: Rs. 19100

Chennai Bullion Market

Bar Silver (Kg): Rs. 19360
24 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 10330
22 carat gold (10 grams): Rs. 9570

Bullion Rates on November 23, 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 November 23, 2007

1 United States Dollar (USD) = 39.57 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 GBP = 81.95 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 Euro = 59.04 Indian National Rupees (INR)

100 Japanese Yens = 36.74 Indian National Rupees (INR)

All Forex Rates of November 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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