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‘Bacterial rope, DNA chips to shape Indian biotech scene’


September 4th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 4 (IANS)Material like bacterial rope and DNA chips will shape up the 2050 scene as the Indian biotechnology sector leapfrogs into the future, eminent scientist Pushpa M. Bhargava ... Read more...

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Maruti to restart Manesar plant next week


August 16th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Troubled automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Thursday said that it will restart production at its violence-marred Manesar factory from Aug 21, 2012.The company will initially produce ... Read more...

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Labour pains for Haryana government (Haryana Newsletter)


July 27th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 27 (IANS) The violence at the Maruti Suzuki car manufacturing plant at Manesar near Gurgaon this month brought back memories of the July 25, 2005 violence at the ... Read more...

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Maruti not shifting from Haryana, Bhargava assures Hooda


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 23 (IANS) Despite the latest violence which left one senior official dead and nearly 100 injured, public sector automobile giant Maruti has no plans to shift its base ... Read more...

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Maruti announces indefinite lockout at Manesar plant


July 21st, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Maruti Suzuki Saturday said production at its Manesar plant will not resume till the causes of Wednesday's violence are fully investigated."There is indefinite lockout at ... Read more...

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MVAS to create Rs.48,000 crore business opportunity by 2015


July 6th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Mobile value added services (MVAS) are expected to create a Rs.48,000 crore business opportunity by 2015 owing to increasing mobile Internet penetration. All that is ... Read more...

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UP backtracks on 7 p.m. closure order for shop, malls (Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) Rattled by strong opposition to its decision to close all shops and malls by 7 p.m. for the next 15 days due to the acute power ... Read more...

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Blacklisted Israel Military Industries moves Delhi High Court


May 6th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has issued notice to the defence ministry and the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) on a plea by the Israel Military ... Read more...

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Honour killing: 25-year old man killed in Punjab


April 16th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Balachaur (Punjab), April 16 (IANS) In yet another incident of "honour killing", a 25-year-old man lost his life Monday minutes after he had lunch with his newly-wedded wife at a ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki expects car sales to rise 10 percent 2012-13


April 5th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Market leader Maruti Suzuki Thursday said it is expecting 10 percent growth in sales of passenger cars this fiscal on the back of a higher ... Read more...

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Rights panel notice to Delhi over injured boy


February 13th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Delhi government and a state-run hospital over a Feb 6 incident in which a ... Read more...

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PSPB sweep all four singles titles at Junior National TT


January 9th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri, Jan 8 (IANS) Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) won all four singles finals of the Indian Oil Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships at the Municipal Corporation Indoor ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Congress sets up 4 panels to run party in Uttar Pradesh


October 18th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 18 (IANS) The Congress has formed four state-level committees to run party affairs in Uttar Pradesh, a party spokesman said.This decision comes after Sunday's day-long meeting of ... Read more...

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Medley of Indian classical dances as ode to rivers


September 23rd, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) A medley of classical dance genres drawn from seven forms -- Kathak, Bharatnatyam, Odissi, Manipuri, Kuchipudi, Mohiniattam and Kathakali -- will capture here the essence ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

A bookshelf with love, cricket and Buddhism (IANS Books This Week)


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Go through a pile of page-turners this weekend.1. "The Shadow of the Buddha"; Written by Matteo Pistono; Published by Hay House; Priced at Rs.299For a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mahesh, Anaka in finals of Indian Open squash


September 9th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) The home dominance continued unabated in the Indian Open squash championship here Friday as Asian junior champion Anaka Alankamony and fellow-top seed Mahesh Mangaonkar swept into ... Read more...

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Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit in St. Stephen’s association soup


September 7th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Sandeep Dikshit, second-term Congress MP and son of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, has been served notice by his alma mater St. Stephen's College for ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki produces 200 cars at Manesar


September 6th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Tuesday said it produced 225 cars at its Manesar plant in Haryana despite labour troubles.A company statement said it deployed 20 ... Read more...

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Sahara India inks deal with Korean firm for 6,000-MW power project


August 17th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Sahara India Power Corporation Wednesday said it will set up a total 6,000-megawatt capacity in thermal power plants in India in association with government-run South ... Read more...

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No hike in tariff: MTNL


August 3rd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) State-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday said it will not raise its call rates even though leading telecom operators hiked their tariffs last week."In ... Read more...

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Chandigarh woman alleges gangrape


July 24th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 24 (IANS) A married woman in Chandigarh has alleged she was gangraped by her ex-boyfriend and his accomplices for over one and a half months after they abducted ... Read more...

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Talks fail, Maruti strike enters 10th day


June 13th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar in Haryana continued for the 10th day Monday as talks between workers and management failed to resolve ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail (Lead, correcting figure in paras four, six)


June 11th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Maruti workers’ strike continues, talks fail


June 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana continued for the eighth day Saturday as talks between the workers and management failed ... Read more...

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Haryana bans Maruti workers’ strike


June 10th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday banned the ongoing strike at the manufacturing plant of India's biggest car manufacturer Maruti, at Manesar near Gurgaon.Minister of State for Labour ... Read more...

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Strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant enters sixth day


June 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar town of Haryana entered its sixth day Thursday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Fifth day of strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The strike at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Haryana's Manesar town entered its fifth day Wednesday with talks between the workers and management failing to ... Read more...

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Strike continues for fourth day at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 7th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The workers' strike at a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar in Haryana entered the fourth day Tuesday as talks with the management failed to achieve ... Read more...

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Strike continues at Maruti’s Manesar plant


June 6th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The workers' strike at a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar in Haryana entered the third day Monday as talks with the management failed to achieve ... Read more...

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Rural job scheme bungling: Over 2,000 officials booked


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 23 (IANS) Over 2,000 officials have been booked in Madhya Pradesh for financial irregularities in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS), a state minister said ... Read more...

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Meet on media’s role in promoting human rights


April 28th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A two-day conference on the role of media in promoting human rights got underway in the capital Thursday, with participation of media organisations from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Freak Out’ first Bollywood song to use stop-motion technique


April 14th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) What is similar between Rhett McLaughlin-Link Neal's music video "T-shirt War" and the song "Freak Out" from "Love Ka The End"? Both have used the stop-motion animation ... Read more...

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‘Monica’ has nothing to do with Niira Radia: Producer Kush Bhargava


March 24th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Politician-filmmaker Kush Bhargava says his film "Monica", which is releasing Friday, has nothing to do with corporate lobbyist Niira Radia and that it was completed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Technician found dead in tobacco factory


January 19th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 18 (IANS) A technician was found dead in mysterious circumstances inside the International Tobacco Company (ITC) factory here, police said Tuesday. The family claimed he was murdered and accused the ... Read more...

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Open core areas of wildlife parks to tourists: Khurshid


January 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Union Minister for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid Friday expressed the need for opening core areas in wildlife parks to tourists.Speaking at the 'Billy Arjan Singh Memorial ... Read more...

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