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Saturday , November 28 , 2009
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Shadow of Dubai sunset
As the sun was setting on Dubai, India counted possible losses from the emirate’s $59 billion debt repayment crisis. ...  | Read.. 
After you, your majesty
After being the toast of Washington for most of this week, it is a big come down for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (C ...  | Read.. 
2 cops die in rebel ambush
A security team returning after patrol today walked into a Maoist trap, with four explosions punctuated by rebel fire killing an officer and a constable and leaving three ...  | Read.. 
Lotteries face court wrath
The Supreme Court today asked Bengal to restrict draws of a lottery to once a week as mandated under a central act, perhaps unaware that in Calcutta you can test your luck on ...  | Read.. 
Minority snub for capital vote
The state capital registered one of its lowest voter turnouts since 1985 with minorities staying away in large numbers in what is a worrying trend for the two main rivals ...  | Read.. 
Koda dodges vigilance again
Former chief minister Madhu Koda did not keep his date with the state vigilance today, explaining in a letter that he was busy campaigning. ...  | Read.. 
A man waits with camels for sale on the eve of Id-ul-Zoha in Delhi. (Reuters)
I can’t change Pakistan’s attitude
P Chidambaram
asked if Pakistan had stopped supporting terror groups
Beckham gifts himself a Bentley
David Beckham sure has expensive tastes as he gifted himself a brand new Bentley for Thanksgiving. ...  | Read..
Stars on UK aid mission
Actor Kabir Bedi found a “bit of Bombay in London” at a glittering fundraising dinner ...  | Read..
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