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CPM for issue-based support
to Congress

CALCUTTA, Oct 5 — In a marked departure from its earlier stand, the Communist Party of India today offered issue-based support to the Congress in the "changed political situation" as it felt "the Left parties alone cannot counter the BJP".
The Basu-Surjeet strategy
CPI to support alternative govt

Check on Sareen: A military intelligence goof-up
NEW DELHI, Oct 5 — The office of the Director-General of Military Intelligence had forwarded the name of Air Chief Marshal S.K. Sareen to the Deputy Commissioner of Police (PM Security) for the check on his antecedents in connection with the Commanders’ Conference beginning October 26 here.
Retired defence officers ask PM to apologise)

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SAD stand clear: Badal
CHANDIGARH, Oct 5 — The Punjab Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal president, Mr P. S. Badal, expects the BJP-led coalition government at the Centre to adopt a "positive attitude" to the demand for the exclusion of Udham Singh Nagar from the proposed Uttaranchal state.
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Caste violence: Shoot orders in TN district
RAMANATHAPURAM, Oct 5 — The death toll in the violence and police firing in Ramanathapuram district has gone up to nine, with three more succumbing to injuries today, even as the police claimed that the situation was returning to normal with no untoward incident being reported.
Ten charged in train blasts case)

Grewal quits, Mattewal new AG
CHANDIGARH, Oct 5 — Punjab's Advocate-General, Mr G.S. Grewal, today sent in his resignation to the Chief Minister. The state Government tonight appointed a senior advocate, Mr H.S. Mattewal, as Advocate-General in place of Mr Grewal.

HC notices to Centre, Delhi on onion price
NEW DELHI, Oct 5— The Delhi High Court today issued show-cause notices and directed the Centre and the Delhi Government to file a report within a fortnight listing steps taken or considered to prevent "hoarding, black-marketing and inadequate supply" of scarce essential commodities like onions in the Capital.


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Playing with city SSP's post
CHANDIGARH, Oct 5 — Mystery continues to surround the "machinations" behind the stalling of Mr Dinkar Gupta's appointment as SSP, Chandigarh. Perhaps, it will never be mentioned in the government files as to who in the Chandigarh Administration "exerted pressure" to over rule the orders of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs favouring Mr Gupta.

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He was looking so cheerful after the foreign trip. Why has he become SAD now?
By Sandeep Joshi
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