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Mantralaya to be functional in three months, says Bhujbal (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) The Maharashtra government's fire-ravaged administrative headquarters, Mantralaya, is expected to be fully functional within three months, Public Works Department Minister Chhagan Bhujbal said here Saturday.Bhujbal, who ... Read more...

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Mantralaya to be functional in three months, says Bhujbal


June 23rd, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) The Maharashtra government's fire-ravaged administrative headquarters, Mantralaya, is expected to be fully functional within three months, Public Works Department Minister Chhagan Bhujbal said here Saturday.A team ... Read more...

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Pawar lauds rescue operations during Mantralaya fire


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) NCP chief and union minister Sharad Pawar Friday praised the city disaster management, rescue teams and fire brigade for their efficient handling of Thursday's Mantralaya fire ... Read more...

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Mantralaya fire continues second day


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) The fire in the Maharashtra Mantralaya or secretariat which claimed two lives, and injured over a dozen more here continued Friday morning, with officials saying the ... Read more...

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Two killed, 16 injured in Mantralaya fire (Intro Night Lead) (With images)


June 22nd, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Two people were killed and 16 others were injured when a major fire swept the Maharashtra Mantralaya or secretariat here Thursday, with officials saying late Thursday ... Read more...

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16 injured in Mantralaya fire, blaze under control (Night Lead) (With images)


June 21st, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Sixteen people were injured as a major fire swept the Maharashtra Mantralaya or secretariat here Thursday, with officials saying that everyone had been rescued from the ... Read more...

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Mantralaya blaze: Chavan says fire controlled, orders probe (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Thursday said that the massive fire that gutted most of the top four floors of the Mantralaya or the state secretariat ... Read more...

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Chandigarh will remain Harayana’s capital: Hooda


March 25th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Sunday asserted that Chandigarh is part of his state and would remain its capital.Interacting with the media in Rohtak ... Read more...

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Uneasy first year in office for Prithviraj Chavan


November 10th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Prithviraj Chavan completes one year as Maharashtra chief minister Friday, but the going has not been easy, and the general perception is that the mild-mannered, ... Read more...

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Maharashtra observes peaceful I-Day celebrations


August 15th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Hundreds of people gathered Sunday to celebrate India's 64th Independence Day at various locations in Maharashtra. Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan hoisted the national flag at the Council Hall in ... Read more...

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Congress to continue stir against attack on Bengal legislators


July 18th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) The West Bengal unit of the Congress Saturday said it will continue the state-wide agitation protesting an attack by supporters of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on ... Read more...

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No World Cup cricket matches at neutral venue


June 26th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 26 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) said Friday the 2011 World Cup cricket matches taken away from Pakistan would be held by other co-hosts India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka court issues arrest warrant against LTTE chief


January 27th, 2009 - 4:53 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 27 (Xinhua) The High Court here Monday issued arrest warrants against Tamil Tiger rebels' chief Velupillai Prabakaran and three others for the murder of Sri Lanka's former foreign minister.The police, ... Read more...

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Lankan troops push further on after capturing LTTE headquarters


January 3rd, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Jan. 3 (ANI): A day after capturing the LTTEs administrative headquarters at Kilinochchi, Sri Lankan forces are moving northwards the town of Mullaitivu. The Sri Lankan defence ministry said that ... Read more...

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Lanka Army ‘’seizes key area”


January 1st, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Jan.1 (ANI): The Sri Lankan military on Thursday said that it has seized a strategically important junction in the north from Tamil Tiger rebels. The BBC quoted the military as ... Read more...

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Bathinda, Punjabs emerging modern industrial city


November 24th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Avatar Singh Bathinda, Nov.24 (ANI): Being one of the oldest towns in Punjab, Bathinda today steadily emerging as the States modern industrial city. Bathinda City today boasts of having Asia''s biggest ... Read more...

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25 killed in Sri Lanka fighting


October 11th, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 11 (Xinhua) At least 20 Tamil tiger rebels and five soldiers were killed Friday in clashes in northern Sri Lanka, military officials said Saturday. Defence ministry officials said the clashes ... Read more...

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27 killed in Lanka suicide bomb blast


October 6th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Oct.6 (ANI): At least 27 people, including a former senior general, were killed on Monday in a suicide blast in the Sri Lankan town of Anuradhapura. According to army sources, Major ... Read more...

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Lankan air force drops leaflets in LTTE territory


August 30th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Aug.30 (ANI): Sri Lanka''s Air Force has begun dropping leaflets urging civilians to leave the countrys northern areas, which are presently under the control of the Tamil Tiger rebels. According ... Read more...

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Militants stop tribals from moving out of Bajaur, to use them as shields against air attacks


August 14th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Khar (Pak), Aug 14 (ANI): In the wake of air strikes over the past few days, militants in the Bajaur tribal area in Pakistan are reportedly restricting people from leaving the ... Read more...

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Ghising steps down as Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council head


March 10th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
Siliguri (West Bengal), March 10 (IANS) Beleaguered Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) chief Subhas Ghisingh Monday resigned from the post of caretaker administrator of the Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council (DGHC). "Subhash Ghisingh ... Read more...

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