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Unitech opposes Uninor’s proposed rights issue

July 25th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) India-based Unitech has opposed its telecom partner Telenor's proposal to raise Rs.1,200 crore through a rights issue for meeting operational expenses.The company has claimed that ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa opposes BSF Act amendment

April 20th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has categorically opposed a proposed amendment to the Border Security Force (BSF) Act, 1968, saying it encroaches upon the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Labour Minister Kharge chairs 193rd central board of trustees meeting

March 30th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 30 (ANI): Union Minister of Labour and Employment Mallikarjun Kharge chaired the 193rd meeting of the Central Board of Trustees, Employees' Provident Fund here today.The meeting was the tenth ... Read more...

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Kashmir dispute between India-Pak continues to hold international relevance: Qureshi

November 17th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Multan, Nov 17 (ANI): Despite the US-India ties, the Kashmir issue continues to hold international relevance, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said.Speaking to media representatives after the Eidul Azha prayer ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kashmir remains on UNSC agenda list for this year: UN spokesman

November 17th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, Nov 17 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir dispute remains on the United Nation Security Council's agenda, a UN spokesman stated on Monday, and rejected the reports that suggested it had ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Now government asks swimming federation to hold fresh poll

November 12th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) After Badminton Association of India (BAI), the sports ministry Friday tightened the screws on the Swimming Federation of India (SFI), asking it to freshly elect ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Blair appointed `green energy’ adviser to US venture capital giant Khosla Ventures

May 25th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will be a part-time adviser on green energy to US venture capital firm Khosla Ventures.According to a BBC report, Blair will provide ... Read more...

Posted in World |

AFC chief Hammam retains FIFA executive committee seat

May 9th, 2009 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 8 (IANS) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president Mohammed Bin Hammam has retained his FIFA executive committee seat for another four years, defeating Shaikh Salman Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrain ... Read more...

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ICC says it cant guarantee players safety after Lahore attack: Logart

March 8th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 8 (ANI): The International Cricket Council has said it cant guarantee the safety and security of international cricketers in any part of the world following the Lahore terrorist attack ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Central Board of Trustees of EPF recommends interest rate of 8.5 pc for 2008-09

February 22nd, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): The 186th meeting of the Central Board of Trustees, Employees Provident Fund (EPF), which was the fourth regular meeting of the newly constituted Board, was convened ... Read more...

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Ponting demands Symonds inclusion for Proteas tour

February 2nd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Feb.2 (ANI): Australian cricket skipper Ricky Ponting is reportedly ready to urge the national selectors to pick Andrew Symonds for the tour of South Africa. Ponting said he wanted the all-rounder ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Obama committed to peace in Middle East

December 29th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): In a statement given to a news channel, Obamas senior White House advisor David Axelrod has said that the renewed conflict in the Mideast is now a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cricket Zimbabwe chief slams ICC chief Mali

July 1st, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 1(IANS) Zimbabwe Cricket Union (ZCU) chairman Peter Chingoka slammed International Cricket Council's (ICC) president Ray Mali for discussing the African nation's suspension by the governing body at its board meeting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China, Japan to work on overall relations

May 5th, 2008 - 11:40 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, May 5 (DPA) Chinese President Hu Jintao will arrive in Tokyo this week to usher in a ''warm spring'' in ties between the two Asian powers, media reported Monday. Hu's trip ... Read more...

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