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Road safety draft bill aims to save 200,000 lives

New Delhi , Sep 13

With an abysmal road safety record in India that says one human life is lost in accidents every three minutes, the Narendra Modi government has proposed a new draft model bill that targets to save 200,000 lives in five years.

Spectrum trading, sharing guidelines by year-end: Prasad

New Delhi , Sep 13

Communication and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Saturday said the guidelines for telecom spectrum sharing and trading will be in place by the end of the year.

Trinamool sending illegal money to Bangladesh: Left Front

Kolkata , Sep 13

The Left Front Saturday claimed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was not keen to solve the Teesta water sharing and other issues with Bangladesh, and accused the Trinamool Congress of sending illegal money to Bangladesh.

Sunny Saturday in Delhi, similar weather likely Sunday

New Delhi , Sep 13

The national capital saw sunny weather Saturday as the maximum temperature settled at 34 degrees Celsius, average for this time of the year. Light rain is expected Sunday, the Met Office said.

Over 79 percent votes cast in Sikkim bypoll

Gangtok , Sep 13

Amid great enthusiasm, over 79 percent of the electorate Saturday cast their votes for the Rangang-Yangang assembly constituency bypoll in Sikkim.

Delhi hospital sends relief to Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi , Sep 13

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi has sent emergency relief supplies to flood-ravaged regions of Jammu and Kashmir to help it overcome the acute shortage of medicines and blankets.

Srinivasan used amended BCCI constitution to his benefit: Manohar

New Delhi , Sep 13

Former board president Shashank Manohar Saturday ruled out contesting the impending elections against N. Srinivasan and accused his successor of taking advantage of the amendment of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) constitution for seeking a third term in office.

Kerry, Arab League chief discuss terrorism, regional issues

Cairo , Sep 13

Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi Saturday said his meeting with visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry focused on means to face terrorism, ending the Arab-Israeli conflict and the situation in Libya.

Karin Knapp lifts Tashkent Open title

Tashkent , Sep 13

Italian third seed Karin Knapp played brilliant tennis to down Serbian top seed Bojana Jovanovski 6-2, 7-6(4) and lift the women's singles title at the 16th edition of the Tashkent Open being played at the Olympic School Tennis Complex here Saturday.

Fighting IS: Iraq PM orders halt to shelling of civilian areas

Baghdad , Sep 13

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Saturday that he has ordered security forces to stop shelling populated areas in all cities that are under the control of militant groups.