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Tonic to builders and buyers
Middle and lower-income subscribers to new home loans stand to save as much as Rs 1.5 lakh on interest payment under concessions announced by the Centre today while wrapping up discussions on the budget. ...  | Read.. 
Omar Abdullah resigns
Updated : 28 July 16:15 Hrs (IST)
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah submits resignation letter to Governor N N Vohra after a senior PDP leader ...  | Read.. 
Capital falls to rain invasion
Cars were floating around and traffic snarls were snaking up to 3km in the country’s capital this evening after the monsoon dumped on Delhi more rain in three hours than ...  | Read.. 
Couple guilty of Gateway blasts
A middle-aged couple who took along their daughters, aged 16 and 3, on their way to plant a bomb were today convicted in Mumbai’s Gateway of India-Zaveri Bazaar blas ...  | Read.. 
Hill strike off before talks
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has decided to withdraw its indefinite strike from tomorrow for a “congenial” atmosphere before talks but its president dared policem ...  | Read.. 
Tonic to builders and buyers
We eat, therefore we hunt
Sarah Palin
telling Alaskans to stand against anti-hunting messages from Hollywood celebrities
Putin spoof song big hit on Internet
A spoof song which makes fun of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s hard man image as the ...  | Read..
People in love blind to pretty faces, says study
There may be some truth in Shakespeare’s words that love is blind, for a study ...  | Read..
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Fight against fare and fume
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RBI wake-up call on inflation
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