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Terror bases in Pak still intact: India New Delhi, January 17
Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has asserted that terror infrastructure is still intact in Pakistan and the two recent fidayeen attacks in Jammu and Kashmir bear testimony to it.
Speaking to Karan Thapar during an interview for the CNN-IBN channel,
Rao said terror has been an �instrument of state policy pursued by
agencies within Pakistan.�
Marxist legend Basu dead HE WILL LIVE ON: 95-yr-old had pledged eyes, body Kolkata, January 17
Veteran Communist leader Jyoti Basu, who remained West Bengal�s Chief Minister for 24 long years and almost became the prime minister in 1996, died here on Sunday after a prolonged illness.
The body of Jyoti Basu is brought to his residence in Kolkata on Sunday. � Reuters
blinds North, halts wheels New Delhi, January
Fog yet again hit road,
rail and air traffic in the National Capital and its
neighbouring areas today. While Delhi witnessed blinding fog
coupled with teeth cluttering chill at a minimum temperature of
7.7�C, the rest of the northern region also continued to reel
under intense cold wave, with the mercury dipping much below the
normal at several places in the eastern and northern India.
accepts Amar�s resignation New Delhi, January 17
The chasm between Amar Singh and
Samajwadi Party (SP) president Mulayam Singh Yadav widened further today
with the latter eventually accepting Amar�s resignation from all party
posts. He had tendered his resignation on January 6.
Two more Indian cabbies attacked in Oz Indian High Commissioner visits gurdwaras in Melbourne
In continued violence, two more Indian taxi drivers were attacked by their passengers in two different cities neighbouring Melbourne.
Tribune Special New adult literacy mission gets underway in 19 states Punjab, HP miss bus in phase 1; Haryana gets lone project New Delhi, January 17
Punjab and Himachal Pradesh have failed to make it to the first list of 19 states chosen by the government to start adult literacy classes under the all-new Sakshar Bharat Mission, which the Prime Minister launched in September last.
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