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      DELHI GETS ALERTED FOR DENGUE
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1800 hours IST New Delhi, October 1: With the national capital witnessing 121 fresh cases in the past week, authorities swung into action deploying 2,400 additional personnel to contain the dengue outbreak that has killed 11 people so far.

Delhi government is considering de >>>


      GANDHI VS GANDHI IN LOK SABHA SOON?
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1'54 hours IST New Delhi, October 1: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi may soon face a challenger from his family in the Lok Sabha if his first cousin Varun Gandhi succeeds in entering Parliament.

Varun is a frontrunner for the BJP nomination from Vidisha, a saffron stronghold o >>>


      HAVELLS TO INCREASE INDIAN OUTLETS
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1350 hours IST Chennai, October 1: Electrical goods major Havell‘s India Ltd said it plans to increase the number of its exclusive retail stores across the country to 200 from the present six in the next three years.

"We propose to increase the number of retail s >>>


      I AM DISAPPOINTED NOT DISHEARTENED: THAROOR
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1825 hours IST New Delhi, October 1: A day ahead of the last straw poll for the UN Secretary General‘s post, Indian nominee Shashi Tharoor said independent countries should not be influenced by any considerations amidst reports that South Korea has offered inducements to g >>>


      INDIA COULD NOT MAKE IT TO TOP 6 AT MISS WORLD
      , 01-10-2006
      Warsaw, October 1: India‘s Natasha Suri had a disappointing run at the Miss World 2006, failing to make it to the final six in the pageant held in the Polish capital.

Natasha, 22, had entered the semifinals and was adjudged the First Runner Up in Miss World Beach Wear and Second Runner Up in Miss World D >>>


      ISI UNDER FIRE FROM ALL SIDES
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1702 hours IST Islamabad, October 1: Five years into a war on terrorism, abiding distrust of Pakistan among allies and neighbours was laid bare in the past few days through a series of accusations against its military secret service.

On Saturday, Indian police said the Inte >>>


      MITTAL GETS TOP FELLOWSHIP
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 2007 hours IST New Delhi, October 1: Bharti Airtel CMD Sunil Mittal has received the prestigious honorary fellowship from the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) for contribution to the progress of electronics and telecom.

Receiving the highest >>>


      MUMBAI POLICE FINDING BASELESS, FABRICATED: PAK
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Saturday, September 30, 2006 at 1827 hours IST Islamabad, September 30: Pakistan termed as ‘baseless and fabricated‘ the Mumbai police finding that ISI masterminded the July 11 train blasts and said it was aimed at maligning the country.

"It is totally baseless and fabricated allegati >>>


      MUMBAI TERROR PROOF MAY HIT INDO–PAK TALKS
      , 01-10-2006
      New Delhi, October 1: The new evidence of Pakistan‘s role in the July 11 Mumbai blasts is feared to put a renewed strain on the ties between the two countries at a time when efforts are being made to resurrect the dialogue process.

Analysts feel that the dialogue process will continue but it will have li >>>


      ONE IN THREE AMERICANS IS BLACK OR ASIAN
      , 01-10-2006
      Washington, October 1: One third of the US population, which is set to hit the 300–million mark in October, is made up of minorities –– either Hispanic, black, Asian or, less often, indigenous Native Americans.

Minorities account for 33 per cent ('8 million) of the population, according t >>>


      RANG DE BASANTI
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1'23 hours IST Mumbai, October 1: Rang De Basanti, India‘s official entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars, will also compete in seven other mainline categories at the 7'th Annual Academy Awards to be held in February in Los Angeles.

The other seve >>>


      SPIRIT OF GANDHI ALONE CAN SEE AS THROUGH: PM
      , 01-10-2006
      Updated: Sunday, October 01, 2006 at 1107 hours IST Pietermaritzburg, October 1: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday commemorated Mahatma Gandhi‘s work in South Africa, retracing the train trip that politicized the Indian independence movement icon.

Singh, who began a four–day state visit to >>>


      WE WILL PROVIDE EVIDENCE TO YOU: INDIA TO PAK
      , 01-10-2006
      New Delhi, October 1: India said it would give Pakistan evidence its investigators found to link Pakistan‘s ISI and an extremist group based there to deadly bomb blasts in Mumbai that killed 186 people in July.

The comments by the new Foreign Secretary, Shiv Shankar Menon, came a day after police in Mumb >>>


      BOSNIANS VOTES FOR OWN LEADERS – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Deeply divided Bosnians went to the polls in a general election on Sunday to choose the leaders who will guide their country after a decade of international supervision.

About 4,300 voting stations in the Balkan country‘s Muslim–Croat federation and Serb Republic opened at 7:00 a.m. (0500 GMT) for >>>


      PROTESTS TURN DEADLY IN GAZA; FIRES BLAZE INWEST BANK – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      ... Isaac hits hurricane strength Laughing '/11 hijackers in video Searchers scour jetliner wreckage 4 killed in overpass collapse Iraq: We‘ll get al Qaeda head soon Israeli troops ‘still in Lebanon‘ Searchers scour Brazil jet debris Ex–Thai army chief sworn in as PM 4 killed under Montreal >>>


      30 KILLED AS BUS PLUNGES FROM BRIDGE IN CHINA – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      A bus careened off a bridge and plunged nearly 100 feet into a river Sunday, killing 30 people in the southwestern Chinese city of Chongqing, a government news agency said.

Another 20 passengers were injured in the accident and were being treated in a local hospital, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
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      '/11 HIJACKERS SEENSMILING, JOKING INVIDEOTAPE – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      '/11 HIJACKERS SEEN ‘LAUGHING‘ IN NEW VIDEO – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      AFGHANS MAY USE SPRAY ON POPPY CROP – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      With profits from this spring‘s record opium crop fueling a broad Taliban offensive, Afghan authorities say they are considering a once unthinkable way to deal with the scourge: spraying poppy fields with herbicide.

Afghans including President Hamid Karzai are deeply opposed to spraying the crop. After >>>


      AT LEAST 4 KILLED IN OVERPASS COLLAPSE – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Quebec provincial police said Sunday that at least four people were killed after their cars were crushed in the collapse of an overpass near Montreal.

Spokeswoman Isabelle Gendron said three people were found dead in one car, while the fourth person killed was the driver of another car trapped by the falling >>>


      BAGHDAD CURFEW ENDS; U.S. SOLDIER DIES IN ACCIDENT – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Iraqi and U.S. troops fanned out across the volatile Iraqi capital of Baghdad, enforcing a tough curfew until early Sunday in a tightly packed city living with daily insurgent strikes and Shiite–Sunni sectarian killings.

The clampdown was imposed late Friday by the government because of increased attack >>>


      BLAKEBANKS FOURTH TITLE OF YEAR – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      BRAZIL READIES PRESIDENTIAL VOTE – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Brazil‘s first working–class president slipped in the polls on the eve of elections Sunday, indicating he may not win a convincing first–round victory but will instead be forced to campaign for another month amid spiraling corruption allegations against his party.

President Luiz Inacio Lula >>>


      CANADA COULD SEE EDGE OF ISAAC – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Isaac strengthened into the fifth hurricane of the Atlantic season Saturday, and its winds could reach Canada early next week, forecasters said.

At 5 p.m. ET, Isaac had top sustained winds near 80 mph, above the 74 mph threshold to become a hurricane, the National Hurricane Center in Miami said. The storm was >>>


      DANIILIDOU HAS FOURTH CAREER WIN – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Eleni Daniilidou of Greece beat Japan‘s Ai Sugiyama in the final of the Korea Open on Sunday, securing her fourth career singles title.

Daniilidou, ranked 58th in the world, defeated fourth–seed Sugiyama, the world 27, 6–3 2–6 7–6. It was her first title since the victory in 2004 >>>


      FIVE PEOPLE FOUND DEAD IN SOUTH CAROLINA HOME – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      GATHERING IN BALI TO MARK BOMBING – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Relatives of those killed in last year‘s triple suicide blasts on Indonesia‘s resort island of Bali gathered Sunday at a beach to mark the first anniversary of the attacks.

Crying and holding onto each other for support, the mostly Australian mourners laid wreaths at Jimbaran bay, where two seafoo >>>


      GATHERING IN BALI TO MARK BOMBING – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Relatives of those killed in last year‘s triple suicide blasts on Indonesia‘s resort island of Bali gathered Sunday at a beach to mark the first anniversary of the attacks.

Crying and holding onto each other for support, the mostly Australian mourners laid wreaths at Jimbaran bay, where two seafoo >>>


      HUNGARIANSVOTEA KEY TEST FOR PM – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      INDIA TO SHARE MUMBAI EVIDENCE – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      India said on Sunday it would provide evidence it says links Pakistan‘s spy agency to deadly bomb blasts in Mumbai in July, news services reported.

India‘s foreign secretary, Shiv Shankar Menon, gave the comments Sunday, the Reuters news service reported.

On Saturday, the Indian governmen >>>


      LAST ISRAELI SOLDIER WITHDRAWS FROM LEBANON – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      The last Israeli soldier left Lebanon early Sunday, more than a month after a U.N. resolution ended the 34–day war between Israel and Hezbollah, Israeli military sources said.

Fewer than 200 soldiers were involved in the last phase of the withdrawal, which concluded early Sunday, the sources said.
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      PUTIN ACCUSES GEORGIA OF ‘STATE TERRORISM‘ – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Russian President Vladmir Putin accused Georgia on Sunday of "state terrorism with hostage–taking" in unusually harsh language suggesting a tough Russian response to Georgia‘s arrest of four Russian officers last week for spying.

Putin‘s comments followed an urgent meeting with arm >>>


      ROYAL SHELTER FOR WIDOWS OF WAR – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Rent is free in this gated community of white clapboard houses and prim flower–lined paths.

But the 103 families who live here have all paid dearly for admission. The women of Rotan Batu, known informally as the Widows‘ Village, have lost their husbands to the bombs or bullets of a Muslim insurgen >>>


      SCHUMACHER LEVEL WITH RIVAL ALONSO – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Ferrari‘s Michael Schumacher won the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday to tie Renault‘s Fernando Alonso in the race for the season driver‘s championship.

Defending champion Alonso started in pole position in Shanghai, but lost the lead on the 31st lap. He struggled back to finish second ahead of >>>


      SEARCHERS SCOUR WRECKAGE OF BRAZIL JETLINER – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Search crews hunted Sunday through the wreckage of a Brazilian jetliner that crashed in the Amazon rain forest, though authorities said there was little chance any of the 155 people aboard had survived.

The Boeing 737–800 apparently clipped a smaller executive jet which likely caused the crash Friday in >>>


      SOFTWARE FINDS MISSING ‘A‘ IN ARMSTRONG‘S MOON QUOTE – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      That‘s one small word for astronaut Neil Armstrong, one giant revision for grammar sticklers everywhere.

An Australian computer programmer says he found the missing "a" from Armstrong‘s famous first words from the moon in 1'6', when the world heard the phrase, "That‘s >>>


      STATE RADIO: DOZENS FEARED DEADFROM NIGERIA DAM COLLAPSE – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      SUSPECT ARRESTED IN S.C. SLAYING OF 5, INCLUDING 4 CHILDREN – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Police arrested a man accused of slaying five people, including four children, who were found shot to death in a mobile home, authorities said Sunday.

Michael Simmons of North Charleston, South Carolina, was charged with five counts of murder and expected to appear for a bond hearing Sunday, said Spencer Pryo >>>


      THAILAND AWAITS KING TO OK NEW PM – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Retired army commander Gen. Sorayud Chulanont was expected to be named interim prime minister Sunday following the announcement of a temporary constitution which reserved considerable powers for Thailand‘s military coup makers.

The ruling military council has broadly hinted that Surayud would take the j >>>


      TWO FEARED DEAD AFTER OVERPASS COLLAPSE – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      An overpass near Montreal collapsed Saturday, crushing two cars whose occupants were feared dead, authorities said. At least five people were injured.

Drivers on Highway 1' slammed on their brakes and watched in horror as the overpass slowly collapsed, sending cars plunging and crushing at least two vehic >>>


      TYPHOON KILLS 2 IN VIETNAM – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Typhoon Xangsane was downgraded to a tropical storm Sunday as it moved inland from the central Vietnam coast, where it killed two people, injured at least 80 others and damaged hundreds of homes, officials and state–controlled media reported.

The storm, which earlier killed at least 76 people and left 6 >>>


      UN PEACEKEEPERS:ISRAELITROOPS STILL INLEBANON – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      United Nations peacekeepers Sunday denied Israel‘s assertion that it had completely withdrawn all of its soldiers from southern Lebanon.

UNIFIL spokesman Alexander Ivanko told CNN Israeli troops still control the border village of Ghajar.

Israeli military sources had previously said the final p >>>


      VOTE RESULTS SPARK RIOTING IN ZAMBIA – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      Rioting broke out Sunday in the Zambian capital after President Levy Mwanawasa surged ahead in presidential elections and his principal rival slipped into third place.

The official Electoral Commission said that Mwanawasa captured 3' percent of the votes counted so far, ahead of United Democratic Alliance >>>


      WEST COASTBEATS SYDNEY IN AFL TITLE – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      WHAT MAKES US HUMAN – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
      all the achievements that make us profoundly different from chimpanzees –– are somehow encoded within minute fractions of our genetic code.

Nobody yet knows precisely where they are or how they work, but somewhere in the nuclei of our cells are handfuls of amino acids, arranged in a specific order >>>


      WOODSSOARS SIX CLEAR WITH EAGLE – SEP 30, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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      YEMEN FORCES KILL 2AL QAEDA FUGITIVES – OCT 1, 2006
      CNN, 01-10-2006
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