administrative procedures

SC frowns on delay in income tax department appeals (Lead)


September 17th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday asked the government to streamline the Income Tax (I-T) Department's working to check delays in challenging adverse verdicts related to tax ... Read more...

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Canada to fast-track nuclear deal with India (Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Underlining that it did not have any proliferation concerns from India, Canada Wednesday said it hoped to complete the remaining procedures to implement the bilateral ... Read more...

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India, Canada to fast-track nuclear deal


September 12th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) India and Canada -- an energy giant and member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group -- Wednesday decided to fast-track the remaining procedures to implement their ... Read more...

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Asia-Pacific key to Russia’s future: Putin


September 6th, 2012 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin has stressed the importance of the Asia-Pacific region for his country's development.Ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit to take ... Read more...

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China saw more marriages and divorces in 2011


June 21st, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 21 (IANS) China recorded more weddings and more cases of divorce in 2011 compared to the previous year, the ministry of civil affairs said Thursday.Civil affairs authorities nationwide ... Read more...

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10-year moratorium must on selling land: Himachal panel


April 30th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 30 (IANS) To check frequent sale and purchase of a piece of commercial land in Himachal Pradesh, the government should impose a moratorium for 10 years, says a ... Read more...

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Allow resale of commercial land only in rare cases: Himachal panel


April 25th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 25 (IANS) Resale of commercial land in Himachal Pradesh, purchased after special permission, should be allowed in rarest of rare cases. And in case the land is not ... Read more...

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‘Builders destroying Himachal’s ecology’


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 22 (IANS) Forests are vanishing, rock blasts are traumatising wild animals and debris is filling up riverbeds with builders having a field day in Himachal Pradesh, says a ... Read more...

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Extra efforts needed to achieve tax targets: Pranab


June 8th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Sustained and strategic efforts are needed to achieve the challenging targets of tax collection during the current financial year, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said ... Read more...

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When Wen Jiabao heard people speak their heart out


January 26th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 26 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao recently paid a visit to the country's top complaints-hearing department and heard the people face-to-face in a rare gesture. This was for the first ... Read more...

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For first time, Chinese PM asks citizens to ‘criticize and supervise the government’


January 26th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 26 (ANI): For the first time after the formation of People's Republic of China in 1949, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has taken the extraordinary step of asking officials to address ... Read more...

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‘Iran says ‘no final decision taken on ’stoning to death’ woman’s execution’


November 4th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Nov 3 (ANI): French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner has claimed that his Iranian counterpart has assured him that no final decision has been taken about the woman who could be stoned ... Read more...

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Indo-Oman air exercise ‘Eastern Bridge’ to foster defence cooperation ties


October 14th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) will conduct a week-long bilateral exercise codenamed - Eastern Bridge - at the ... Read more...

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Row over PWD officials attending Congress party meeting in Goa


January 20th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) The presence of nearly a dozen senior Public Works Department (PWD) officials at a meeting of the Congress party's grass-root workers held at the Congress House Monday, has ... Read more...

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India, Malaysia sign labour agreement (Lead)


January 3rd, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) After nearly two years in negotiation, India and Malaysia finally signed an agreement Saturday for the "orderly" recruitment and deployment of workers and the procedures for monitoring ... Read more...

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IIT Delhi revokes expulsion of three Dalit students


July 2nd, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi Wednesday cancelled the expulsion of three Dalit students, but said the remaining 17 against whom similar action was taken for ... Read more...

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