2010, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
to be Punjab Governor Narayanan for WB, Prabha Rau off to Rajasthan
New Delhi, January 16
Former Home Minister Shivraj V Patil would be the new Governor of Punjab. President Pratibha Patil today issued a formal notification to appoint new governors to eight states.
Bindra shoots at rifle body, says let me train my way Kishanpura (Punjab), January 16
This is the big year for sports, and in typical Indian style, we have started it with the biggest controversies. As if the shame brought on to the national game was not enough, now the country�s only Olympic Gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra has threatened to quit the sport.
Abhinav Bindra at his home near Chandigarh on Saturday.
Tribune photo: Parvesh Chauhan
cold back in North New Delhi, January 16
Intense cold was back in parts of north India today with temperature
dropping in Punjab and Haryana even as a thick blanket of fog engulfed
the National Capital affecting 25 flights and train services.
collide in fog, 3 die Lucknow/Firozabad, January
Low visibility due to heavy fog
caused a rail and several road accidents in different parts of the
state, killing at least seven persons and injuring more than 40 others. At least three persons were
judge to head panel New Delhi, January 16
Supreme Court Judge VS Sirpurkar
will head a three-member panel that will investigate the allegations
against Karnataka Chief Justice PD Dinakaran whose impeachment has been
sought by 75 opposition members of the Rajya Sabha.
Govt schools no good! Think again New evidence from rural India shows they�re good
and, at times, even better than private ones New Delhi, January 16
At a time when an increasing number of poor parents in rural India are on a saving spree to send their wards to private schools, new evidence shows there is no need to do that.
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