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25 injured in Kaithal blast
KAITHAL, Nov 16 — At least 25 persons were injured, five of them seriously, when a bomb exploded at the Haryana Roadways bus stand here this afternoon.
1.25 kg RDX, 1.75 kg PETN recovered in Shahabad

BJDLP splits, 5 expelled
BHUBANESWAR, Nov 16 — The Biju Janata Dal in Orissa, a constituent of the Vajpayee government, plunged into a crisis today as its legislature party split with 15 of the 27 party legislators revolting against the party supremo and Union Steel and Mines Minister, Mr Naveen Patnaik.

Right to marry not absolute
NEW DELHI, Nov 16 — The Supreme Court has held that infringement of the "suspended right to marry’’ of an AIDS patient cannot be legally compensated by damages either in tort or common law.
KOCHI: The naval version of Trishul launched from INS Dronacharya. The missile achieved a reaction time of 2.5 seconds — PTI

Cong gets tough with rebels
NEW DELHI, Nov 16 — The Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee today expelled three rebel members contesting against official nominees in the November 25 Assembly elections.

Mamata gives govt one year
NEW DELHI, Nov 16 — Mellowed by the growing political convergence between the CPM and the Congress, the Trinamool Congress leader, Ms Mamata Banerjee, today gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee and kept her options open saying that she would review the government’s performance only after it completes a year.

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Kanwaljit meets Ranjit Singh
ANANDPUR SAHIB, Nov 16 — Akal Takht Jathedar Bhai Ranjit Singh and Punjab Finance Minister Kanwaljit Singh had a 15-minute meeting here today. The meeting assumes significance because the Jathedar has decided to stay away from all functions associated with the birth tercentenary celebrations of the Khalsa.
Victims of hostile locals
SONEPAT, Nov 16 — Residents of Nangla Behlolpur in Sonepat district are finding themselves aliens in their own homeland with the government and the locals refusing to accept them in their state.

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