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School kids in Patiala celebrating the colours festival 'Holi'
Dravid 'The Wall' calls it a day from Tests
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS): One of India's favourite cricketing sons and icon Rahul Sharad Dravid announced his retirement from international and first-class domestic cricket at a packed media conference here on Friday. ...

Limited Tripura Assembly sessions attack on democracy: Congress
Agartala, March 9 (IANS): Tripura's Opposition Congress on Friday alleged the Left Front government was holding a minimum number of Assembly sessions to "restrict the democratic rights of the people and elected representatives". ...

12 more Myanmarese held in Tripura
Agartala, March 9 (IANS): The influx of Myanmarese into India through Bangladesh continues, with 12 more, including a woman, being held for illegally entering Tripura, police said on Thursday. ...

Holi horror: Chemical dye kills teen
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS): A 13-year-old boy died and 235 people, mostly children, continued to be in hospital on Friday after they mistook a chemical dye to be Holi colour, officials here said. ...

Parkash Singh Badal set to be Punjab CM
CHANDIGARH, March 8 (IANS): Setting aside speculation over the leadership issue, the Shiromani Akali Dal Thursday unanimously elected Parkash Singh Badal to be the party's legislature party leader. Badal will be sworn in next week as Punjab chief min ...

Leadership tussle hits Karnataka BJP
BANGALORE, March 8 (IANS): The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka Thursday virtually turned into a battle zone on the leadership issue, casting a shadow over the stability of Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda as he prepares to present ...

West Bengal celebrates Dol, Holi
KOLKATA, March 8 (IANS): West Bengal celebrated the festival of Holi - or "Dol Jatra" as it is called - with colour, songs and prayers amidst heightened security Thursday. ...

Chintan chosen for first US Innovation Award
WASHINGTON, March 8 (IANS): Chintan, an Indian NGO, has been chosen for America's first Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls, for training and organizing wastepickers and eliminating child labour from recycling. ...

Music director Ravi dead
MUMBAI, March 8 (IANS): Renowned music director of yesteryear, Ravi Shankar Sharma, popularly called as 'Ravi' passed away here late Wednesday night, according to family sources. ...

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