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Attack on Sri Lankan cricketers
Six Sri Lankan cricketers and their British assistant coach were wounded when gunmen attacked their bus as it drove under police escort on Tuesday to a stadium in the Pakistani city of Lahore ...  | Read.. 
The starter’s gun has gone off on the world’s biggest pentathlon with the announcement of a five-phase general election that will begin on April 16 and throw up the outcome exactly a month later on May 16. ...  | Read.. 
Class beats code by a whisker
The UPA government today launched its largest new education scheme after five years in power only 36 minutes before the announcement of the election schedule clipped its ...  | Read.. 
Makeover for mutiny force
Dhaka is considering a proposal to reorganise the Bangladesh Rifles with another name and structure following the mutiny, according to sources. ...  | Read.. 
Scanner on red dens
The chief electoral officer of Orissa has convened a meeting of all district collectors and returning officers on Wednesday and Thursday now that Orissa will go to the po ...  | Read.. 
A video grab shows gunmen firing in the direction of a police vehicle in Lahore on 3 March, 2009.(Reuters)
Attack on Sri Lankan cricketers
The commission has taken serious note of illegal use of money power in elections
N Gopalaswami
BDR mutiny ‘brain’ caught
The suspected mastermind of the Bangladesh Rifles rebellion, Touhidul Alam, was in custody toda ...  | Read..
Fare fight? Try tamper-proof meter
An argument between an autorickshaw driver and a passenger over the fare two years ago sparked ...  | Read..
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