UP govt gears up to stop VHP from undertaking Yatra

The UP government said if VHP continues with its plan of `Chaurasi Kosi Yatra` despite denial of permission, it may seal boundaries of the six districts through which the pilgrimage is proposed.

Stop construction on Mahanadi island: Orissa HC

The Orissa High Court on Friday
stayed all construction activities going on at the river
Mahanadi island at Hadiapata here.

Talks futile till Pak stops supporting terror: BJP

BJP on Friday said engaging Pakistan in
talks over Kashmir issue would prove to be a futile exercise
till that country stopped "supporting" terrorist activities.

Stop framing innocents in Dhanbad firing incident: Shakeel

Congress accused the Arjun
Munda government of trying to frame "innocent" party workers
in connection with the April 27 police firing incident at
Matkoria in Dhanbad in which four persons were killed.

Did not stop Shatabdi train: Vijay Goel

Vijay Goel, who courted controversy by reportedly stopping a Shatabdi Express mid-way in Rajasthan to visit a temple, on Saturday refuted charges that the train was stopped at his instance and he was travelling without a ticket.

Sushma demands new policy to stop farmer suicides

Expressing concern over the growing incidents of suicides by farmers due to crop failure in the country, including Madhya Pradesh, Leader of the Opposition Sushma Swaraj on Saturday demanded a new central policy on the issue.

Poor woman stops MP CM`s car to convey plight

Facing abject poverty after the
death of her husband, a 34-year-old labourer on Saturday stopped the
car of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and made him come
out to narrate her tale of woe.

Stop misuse of central forces: Congress to WB govt

Describing the law and order
situation in West Bengal as "bad" Congress on Friday asked the
state government to stop misuse of central forces.

Stop giving sermons on flag-hoisting: BJP tells PM

BJP on Tuesday hit out at the
Jammu and Kashmir government and the Centre for "crossing all
limits" to stop the `Ekta Yatra` to Srinagar to hoist the
national flag at Lal Chowk tomorrow.

Stop `forces` trying to stifle leadership of poor: Mulayam

SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday asked his party workers to foil conspiracies of "forces" that create hurdles for the leadership of poor, backward and minorities.

Stop ragging, President tells student community

President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday made
a strong pitch for putting an end to the "disgraceful"
practice of ragging in the country and said this should have
no place in centres of learning and intellectual pursuits.

Gaza-bound Indian activists stopped at Attari, launch dharna

A group of Gaza-bound
pro-Palestine Indian activists, began a dharna here on Saturday
after the Ministry of External Affairs denied permission
for them to cross over into the Pakistani side.

Sonia Gandhi stops cavalcade to help injured siblings

In a humane gesture, Congress
President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday asked members of her cavalcade to
attend to an injured brother-sister duo who fell off their
motorbike while trying to give them way on a highway.

Here are the top tips to avoid snoring

The British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association has provided tips to cure snoring problems.

`Guidelines issued to stop corporal punishment in schools`

Days after a court ordered trial of the principal of La Martiniere School for alleged abetment to suicide of a student, WB government informed Calcutta HC that it had issued guidelines to prohibit corporal punishment in schools.

Punjab farmers stop trains, Badal warns of unrest

Farmers blocked railway traffic at nearly half a dozen places in Punjab Friday to protest slow paddy procurement and CM Parkash Singh Badal warned the central government of unrest if procurement norms were not relaxed immediately.

Stop execution of Jaipur metro rail project: Ex-minister

Terming the Jaipur metro rail project
as a "fancy brainchild" of the Rajasthan government, a former
BJP minister has demanded that the project be stopped as the
number of passengers did not match with the official
projections.

Inquiry ordered as train fails to halt at scheduled stop

An inquiry has been ordered into
an incident where a driver of Saurashtra Janta train stopped
the train 5 km ahead of the scheduled stop today, which could
have caused major accident, railway officials said here.

India for monitoring mechanism to stop misuse of US aid to Pak

Voicing concern over the misuse
of US military aid by Pakistan, India on Friday asked America to
set up a "monitoring mechanism" as a remedial measure, but got
no clear assurance in this regard.

White clouds over oceans can stop global warming: Study

White clouds over oceans can stop
global warming and bring more rains to the land, according to
a recent study.