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CBI for shifting Sohrabuddin case out of Gujarat state

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday asked the Supreme Court to shift the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case outside Gujarat for a fair trial and placed before it records to back up allegations of involvement of top police brass in his killing.

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Pak must eliminate LeT, says UK PM

NEW DELHI: Unfazed by Pakistan’s angry reaction, British Prime Minister Mr David Cameron on Thursday said the existence of terror groups like Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) on its soil was “not acceptable” and it must eliminate them to end terrorism in India.

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Women’s groups demand passage of quota bill

NEW DELHI:  Hundreds of women on Thursday gathered in the capital to press for their demand for passage of the women’s reservation bill in the Lok Sabha, asking parties to overcome their “lack of political” will and give the final push to the legislation.

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British delegation explores cultural tie-ups with India

NEW DELHI:  Aimed at promoting cultural diplomacy with India, leading British arts and cultural institutional heads are meeting with various artists, scholars and museum officials to promote contemporary art, architecture textiles and museums.

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Radar sensors to be set up along coast

NEW DELHI: The government has launched a project to set up radar sensors along the country’s coastline for surveillance in order to prevent a Mumbai-like terror attack during which Pakistani terrorists took the sea route to enter the city.

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RBI raises key interest rates

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday raised its key interest rates by up to 0.5 per cent to check double digit inflation and predicted dearer interest regime, but banks said they would wait for now.

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Kerala to probe functioning of religious courts

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  The Kerala government on Tuesday  announced a probe into the activities of religious committees run by radical outfit, PFI, whose activists allegedly chopped off the hand of a college lecturer recently.

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