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April 26, 2010

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Martyr Sawinder Singh cremated with State honours
Sawinder Singh, one of the two policemen, who died fighting militants was cremated here with full State honours at his native village Pokhar in Punjabs Gurdaspur district on Monday (April 26). ANI

European Union to work closely with India for stabilization in South Asia: Lelena
Deputy Chairperson of the visiting parliamentary delegation of the European Union, Lelena Kolaska, on Monday said that the EU will work closely with India to ensure stabilisation in the South Asian region. ANI

Prof. Govind Chandra Pande presented Padma Shri award
Professor Govind Chandra Pande was presented the Padma Shri award at his residence on Monday, following his absence at the Awards Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on March 31on account of personal reasons. ANI

Martyr Sawinder Singh cremated with State honours
Sawinder Singh, one of the two policemen, who died fighting militants was cremated here with full State honours at his native village Pokhar in Punjabs Gurdaspur district on Monday (April 26). ANI

European Union to work closely with India for stabilization in South Asia: Lelena
Deputy Chairperson of the visiting parliamentary delegation of the European Union, Lelena Kolaska, on Monday said that the EU will work closely with India to ensure stabilisation in the South Asian region. ANI

Rail traffic affected in three states due to Maoists shutdown call
Railway authorities on Monday either cancelled or diverted several trains and beefed up security in Jharkhands Dhanbad District due to a 48-hour shutdown call given by Maoists. ANI

Unique ID project renamed as AADHAAR
The Union Governments ambitious Unique Identity project aiming to give an exclusive 16-digit number to all its citizens was renamed AADHAAR ANI

Tibetan women launch art campaign to mark Panchen Lamas birthday
The Tibetan Womens Association launched an art campaign in Dharamsala to mark the birthday of the 11th Panchen Lama. ANI

Fire at Indian blade factory
A massive fire engulfed a blade-making factory in Maharashtras Thane District, causing losses amounting to millions of rupees late on Sunday night. ANI

Assam celebrates Bihu with traditional extravaganza
The hills and valleys of Assam come alive with the sound of Bihu thrice a year, which is much more than just a festival for the people of the state. ANI

Relatives of convicts in 1996 Delhi bomb blast case protest in Srinagar
Relatives and friends of the three Kashmiri convicts in 1996 Lajpat Nagar market bomb blast staged a protest demonstration against the court verdict here on Monday. ANI

Highway blockage by Naga groups causing to shortage of fuel in Manipur
The week-long economic blockade called by the United Naga Council (UNC) against the Manipur District Council (amendment) Act, 2008 has disrupted normal life in the hill districts. ANI

Pro-Maoist groups stage road block in West Bengal
Pro- Maoist groups on Monday blocked several roads in West Bengals West Midnapore District demanding release of a doctor arrested on suspicion of being in connection with rebels. ANI

Devotees throng a religious festival in Jodhpur
Thousands of devotees, locals as well as tourists, are performing the pilgrimage of Yogi Shale in Rajasthans Jodhpur. ANI

PDP demands revocation of armed forces special powers act
Jammu and Kashmirs Peoples Democratic Party on Monday held a protest rally in Srinagar against alleged human rights violations. ANI

Labourers rescued from debris in Delhi
Rescue workers extracted labourers who got buried under the debris of a newly-constructed four-storey building in New Delhi on Sunday. ANI

Centre sanctions Rs. 96 crore special assistance to Maoist-affected states
Union Government has sanctioned Rs. 96 crore to the Maoist-affected states under the Special Assistance Scheme this year. ANI

India, Chinas voting power increased in World Banks IBRD
The voting power of developing countries will be increased in the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) by 3.13 percentage points to 47.19 percent after the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) decided to do so in their Spring Meetings. ANI

Manipur seminar initiates discourse on Peace Dividend
For many decades, Manipur has been facing the brunt of militancy, the result - huge social and economic losses. ANI

Aerospace power to be crucial in future conflicts: Antony
Defence Minister A K Antony on Monday said the recently demonstrated precision strike capabilities of the Indian Air Force would go a long way in ensuring national security, adding that the aerospace power will prove to be crucial in future conflicts. ANI

North East welcomes Right to Education policy
The Union Governments decision to make education a basic right for each child has been widely welcomed by people in the north-east. ANI

Rajasthan Governor Prabha Rau dies
Rajasthan Governor Prabha Rau breathed her last at the All India Institute of Medial Sciences (AIIMS) here on Monday afternoon. ANI

Mariani, Assams potential business hub
Mariani, a town situated on Nagaland-Assam border, is gradually transforming into a business hub. ANI

India, Afghanistan reiterate commitment to maintain strategic partnership
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai met Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday on his official visit to India, and the two sides reiterated their commitment to the strategic partnership between the two countries, and expressed satisfaction at the progress in their relations. ANI

Phone-tapping: NDA to issue whip to lawmakers
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will issue a whip to all its MPs to support the cut motions on phone tapping and the price rise. ANI

Thimphu Summit will open new areas of economic cooperation in SAARC: Krishna
Indian External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Monday expressed confidence that the 16th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit would open new areas of economic cooperation among member countries. ANI

JD-U activists demand PMs resignation over phone tapping report
Supporters of Bihars ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Government demanded the resignation of the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, on Monday over a media report of phone tapping of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and several other leaders. ANI

Parliament adjourned over phone-tapping issue
Parliament was adjourned till Tuesday after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Opposition staged an uproar over the phone-tapping issue, and asked the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, to clarify the governments position on it. ANI

Rammohan Committee submits Dantewada massacre probe report
The E N Rammohan Committee, which is investigating the recent Dantewada massacre, submitted its report to Union Home Minister P Chidambaram this afternoon. ANI

Government categorically rejects oppositions phone-tapping allegations
The UPA Government on Monday categorically rejected reports of phone tapping of senior political leaders, including union ministers. ANI

Indian IVF bill may stop gay couple surrogacy
A growing number of male couples from Australia and other Western countries are hiring surrogates in India to bear children, but that might no longer be possible if a draft bill to regulate IVF in India becomes law. ANI

Lok Sabha adjourned over phone-tapping issue
The Lok Sabha was adjourned till noon on Monday after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Opposition created an uproar over the phone-tapping issue, and asked the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, to clarify the governments position on the issue. ANI

Advani wants Parliamentary probe on phone-tapping issue
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Monday has called for the setting up of a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the phone-tapping issue. ANI

Clashes erupt between two communities in Agra
The members of two communities set ablaze each others properties in Uttar Pradeshs Agra city following a verbal clash. ANI

New NeoFox Sport Handheld Optical Oxygen Sensor from Ocean Optics
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Shanghai Swimming Pools Choose Palintest Water Testing Kits
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MoneyGram International to Bet Big on Indian Market, Says Chairman & CEO Pamela Patsley on Her First Official Visit to India
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Construction and Industrial Boom in India Resonates in the Fire Suppression Systems Market, Finds Frost & Sullivan
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StudyNation.com Launches India’s 1st “College Prospectus Marketplace”
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Geometric FY10 Net Increases 578% to INR 466.6 Mn
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Uttarakhand Open University Launches Executive MBA & BBA, Partners with University18
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Cisco WebEx Showcases Technology to Enable Efficient Wealth Management
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Forex Rates on April 26, 2010

1 United States Dollar (USD) = 44.33 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 GBP = 68.399 Indian National Rupees (INR)

1 Euro = 59.19 Indian National Rupees (INR)

100 Japanese Yens = 47.02 Indian National Rupees (INR)

All Forex Rates of April 2010

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