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Terrorist attacks in Maharashtra since 1993

MUMBAI:  Bomb attacks in Maharashtra since 1993. March 12, 1993: Serial blasts rock Mumbai, including Zaveri Bazar, 257 killed 713 injured. Oct 29, 1993: Blast in Matunga station, two killed, over 40 injured.

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Difficult to stop all terror attacks: Rahul

BHUBANESWAR:  A day after serial blasts rocked Mumbai, Mr Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said it is “very difficult” to stop every single terror attack but asserted that 99 per cent of the strikes in the country have been stopped due to vigilance and intelligence efforts.

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Pradeep Kumar takes charge as new CVC

NEW DELHI: Newly appointed Central Vigilance Commissioner, Mr Pradeep Kumar on Thursday asserted that there will be no compromise in fighting corruption and warned people to refrain from “witch-hunt” to settle personal scores.

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Terror strikes Mumbai, 21 killed in 3 bomb blasts

MUMBAI: Terror struck Mumbai when three near-simultaneous blasts ripped through crowded areas on Wednesday evening killing at least 21 people and injuring 141 in a grim reminder of the deadly 2008 Mumbai attack.

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PM’s new team sworn-in after reshuffle

NEW DELHI: Seven ministers were dropped, controversial minister Mr Jairam Ramesh was promoted but shifted from the high-profile Environment Ministry and Mr Veerappa Moily from Law in a substantive reshuffle of the Union cabinet on Tuesday.

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PM invited for SAARC summit

NEW DELHI:  The special envoy of the President of the Maldives on Tuesday invited the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh to attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit the picturesque Indian Ocean island will host November 11-12 and sought his support to make it a success.

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