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An Indian bridge to boost neighbourhood trade


August 23rd, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 23 (IANS) A bridge to be built by India over the river Feni in Tripura for gaining access to Bangladesh's Chittagong sea port would not only facilitate ... Read more...

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Mamallapuram-Ennore link road planned at Rs.1,420 crore


May 9th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 9 (IANS) The state government will prepare a project report for linking Mamallapuram near here with Ennore by road at an outlay of Rs.1,420 crore, Tamil Nadu Chief ... Read more...

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Day after fire, anxious, angry wait at hospital


November 21st, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Many eunuchs belonging to the Akhil Bharatiya Kinnara Samaj waited overnight outside the Guru Tegh Bahadur Hospital here, searching for missing community members, a day ... Read more...

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15 dead, 34 injured in Delhi fire


November 21st, 2011 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and more than 34 injured in a fire at a congregation of eunuchs at a community park in east ... Read more...

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National Defence Academy wary of security threat from illegal shops


September 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 28 (IANS) Premier tri-services training institution National Defence Academy (NDA) here has locked horns with Pune's civic agency over alleged lax action against illegal commercial constructions close to ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to build Chennai’s satellite town


September 8th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) A satellite township will be built near this Tamil Nadu capital at an outlay of Rs.2,160 crore for "economically weaker sections of the society and the ... Read more...

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Goa’s former nudist beach to have 2014 Games Village


March 28th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 28 (IANS) A one-time nudist beach in Goa is where the athletes and officials participating in the 2014 National Games will stay, a minister said Monday.Until ... Read more...

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Dhaka, home away from home for Pakistan (World Cup Diary)


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) It is difficult to imagine whether Pakistan are playing at home or overseas. Pakistan flags fluttered in the galleries in large numbers and the fall of ... Read more...

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Bangladesh struggles to cope with end of World Cup dream


March 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 20 (IANS) The World Cup is over for Bangladesh. The revellers have disappeared from the streets, the sellers of national flags and team jerseys are counting their losses, ... Read more...

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Party time on the streets of Bangladesh


February 19th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 19 (IANS) Bangladesh has gone wild. It is now party time on the streets for the people, particularly the youngsters, with the much-awaited Cricket World Cup going ... Read more...

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High court pulls up Ahmedabad civic agency


December 29th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Wednesday pulled up the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation for spending money on festivals and carnivals but failing to provide basic amenities to the people. The ... Read more...

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Delhi township all set for Congress plenary


December 19th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The sprawling tented township of Burari in northwest Delhi was buzzing with activity early Sunday as Congress activists began thronging the venue in large numbers right ... Read more...

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L&T gets notice in NHAI land acquisition case


October 21st, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 21 (IANS) How can land acquisition be carried out in a manner that denies the original owner the right of way to his remaining land? The question was raised by ... Read more...

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Auto-rickshaws to ply near terminal-3


July 27th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Passengers can travel on auto-rickshaws up to a point near the new Terminal-3 (T3) of the Indira Gandhi International airport here, airport officials said Tuesday. "As auto-rickshaws ... Read more...

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Shivaji memorial planned outside Mumbai airport


July 9th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) The Mumbai International Airport Ltd (MIAL) Friday announced that it would set up a grand memorial dedicated to Maharashtra's warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji on the approach road to ... Read more...

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PM inaugurates new international airport terminal (Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday inaugurated the new Terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here. The prime minister unveiled a plaque to mark the ... Read more...

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Mumbai airport access route to be decongested soon


May 14th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) A total of 700 people will be rehabilitated under a project to decongest the approach road to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) here, an official said Friday. The Mumbai ... Read more...

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Kerala software park land acquisition complete


February 8th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 (IANS) The Kerala government Monday said all formalities for acquisition of the remaining 245.89 acres for the development of Technocity, the next phase of Technopark software park near here, ... Read more...

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17 men arrested for burning a farmer alive


February 4th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 4 (IANS) A locally influential man and his sixteen henchmen, who allegedly burnt alive an upper caste farmer in Bihar's Kaimur district have been arrested, police said Thursday. Subhas Ram, the ... Read more...

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Dhaka to undergo makeover with more highways and bridges


December 30th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 30 (IANS) The Bangladesh capital will be transformed into a modern metropolis as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina unveiled plans to undertake major infrastructural changes in the city and elsewhere ... Read more...

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Tunnel vision 2014 - to Ladakh by road in sleet and snow


December 8th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Work on the strategic Rohtang Tunnel that will ensure all weather road connectivity to Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir will begin early next year and ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists fail to disrupt opening of India-aided polytechnic


November 2nd, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 2 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist party, set on a collision course with the government, Monday failed to disrupt the opening of an India-aided polytechnic institute in the east by Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Punjab seeks quick completion of road over bridges


August 29th, 2009 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 28 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Friday said he would soon meet Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee and the Railway Board chairman to seek quick completion of ... Read more...

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Grounded Indo-Nepal hydropower treaty set for revival


July 14th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 14 (IANS) A giant 6,000 MW hydropower project that India and Nepal agreed to build in 1997 but lay stuck due to political tensions is set to get ... Read more...

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Plane hits car at German air show


July 12th, 2009 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 12 (DPA) A family of three had a lucky escape Sunday when their car was struck by a plane performing acrobatics at an air show in the south of Germany. The ... Read more...

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Goa restoring 16th century Portuguese architecture (Feature with image)


June 18th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee & Mayabhushan Nagvenkar New Delhi/Panjim, June 18 (IANS) Famous as a holiday destination that boasts of not only beaches but also heritage architecture, Goa is determined to bring back to ... Read more...

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Indian hydropower investors face fresh trouble in Nepal


April 16th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 16 (IANS) Two Indian companies that broke the ice in Nepal's highly politicised hydropower sector last year by bagging contracts to develop two separate projects that together would generate over ... Read more...

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New integrated terminal building at Srinagar International Airport to be inaugurated tomorrow


February 13th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): The new integrated terminal building at the Srinagar Airport will be inaugurated tomorrow with the first international flight of Air India Express to Dubai starting operation ... Read more...

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Patil says ”Nature Trail” will promote education among students


December 13th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 13 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil today said that the President''s Estate serves as an ideal platform for promoting education about natural and environmental awareness amongst students and visitors. Inaugurating ... Read more...

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President Patil to inaugurate ”Nature Trail” at president’’s estate


December 13th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 13(ANI): President Pratibha Patil will open the Nature Trail at president''s estate here today.The Nature Trail is a result of Patil''s keen interest to protect the ecological ... Read more...

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President to open Nature Trail in President’’s estate


December 12th, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi Dec.12 (ANI): The President of India, Pratibha Devisingh Patil will open a nature trail in the Presidents estate tomorrow. The nature trail is a result of Patils keen interest ... Read more...

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Mohammad Rafis native village facing neglect


July 31st, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinKotla Sultan ( Amritsar ), July 31 (ANI): Mere mention of Mohammad Rafi (December 24, 1924 July 31, 1980) can make many of the leaders start humming his ... Read more...

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Delhi clears seven projects worth Rs.3.47 bn


July 22nd, 2008 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The delhi government Tuesday cleared seven energy and infrastructure development projects worth Rs.3.47 billion ($82.6 million). Out of seven, four projects are related to public works department ... Read more...

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Cairn to begin exploration in Bihar after monsoon


July 3rd, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 3 (IANS) Energy major Cairn India will begin the next phase of oil and natural gas exploration in Bihar after the monsoon, a company official said Thursday. The first proposed ... Read more...

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Building bridges across the Brahmaputra


May 27th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by admin
By Sanjoy Hazarika (Attn Editors: This is the first in a series of three articles by Sanjoy Hazarika, a former New York Times reporter who now works on development issues, especially health, in ... Read more...

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