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Alliance with DMK stands as of now: PM

ON BOARD PM’S SPECIAL AIRCRAFT:  The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh on Friday  said it was for the Congress high command to “take note” of the offer of support made by the AIADMK chief, Ms Jayalalithaa in return for the sacking of the Telecom Minister, Mr A Raja but added “as of now” the alliance with DMK stands.

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Panel upholds Centre’s extension of ban on LTTE

NEW DELHI: A special tribunal headed by a Delhi High Court judge on Friday upheld the Centre’s decision to extend the ban on terrorist outfit Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) for another two years saying that the organisation remains a threat to the security of the country.

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Prithviraj takes oath as Maharashtra CM

MUMBAI: Mr  Prithviraj Chavan was on Thursday  sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra heading a 10-member cabinet of the Congress-NCP coalition that included nine ministers of ally NCP whose Mr Ajit Pawar became his deputy but strangely none from his own party.

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CBI may file case in Adarsh scam today

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: The  CBI is likely to file a case on Friday in Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam and a team of its officials from Mumbai will go the agency headquarters in Delhi to apprise the higher-ups of its findings so far.

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Inquiry panel report sent to Justice Sen

NEW DELHI:  The process of impeachment of Mr Justice Soumitra Sen was set in motion on Thursday with the Rajya Sabha Secretariat sending to him a copy of the inquiry committee report which has held him guilty of misappropriation of public funds and for making false statements.

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