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Jul 03, 2008 at 11:29pm IST

What's making news across India

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation which raised objection to the way the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was conducting its investigation in the Arushi-Hemraj murder case.

The court refused to entertain a petition, seeking to restrain CBI from conducting narco-analysis test on the suspects in the murder case.

The nationwide indefinite truck strike seeking lower sales tax and rising fuel bills has entered a second day.

Nearly 40 lakh trucks are off the roads. The strike has been total in Gujarat, Punjab, Uttaranchal, and south India, barring Kerala, where truck associations haven't joined the strike.

After two years Bengal strongman Jagmohan Dalmiya is back in cricket politics. Dalmiya has announced that he will be contesting the Cricket Association of Bengal elections at the end of this month.

Dalmiya, widely seen as the man behind the commercialisation of Indian cricket, has been in a bitter battle with the Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI), which he ruled with an iron fist till a few years ago, over allegations of misappropriation of funds.

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