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‘Soch Lo’ director’s next family entertainment

July 3rd, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Writer-director Sartaj Singh Pannu, who made his debut as an actor-filmmaker in his internationally acclaimed film "Soch Lo", is now set to enthrall audiences with a ... Read more...

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Hospitals, public hail health tax roll back

March 22nd, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The roll back of the proposed five percent service tax for private hospitals was Tuesday welcomed with open arms by health institutions and the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Large US firms borrowing money at ultra low interest, but not for giving jobs

October 4th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): Large American corporations are borrowing vast sums of money for next to nothing, simply because they can, even as most people in the country continue to reel ... Read more...

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Ratan Rajput in Debt

April 30th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):It is generally believed that actors lead a luxurious life. But that's not true in the case of Ratan Rajput. Rajput better known as Laali of "Agle ... Read more...

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“They made us the poorest of the poor” say UK Gurkhas

March 22nd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22(ANI): Veterans of the Gurkha community in the UK have said that the men who once served the Queen and country proudly are now the "poorest of the poor" in ... Read more...

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British military charities being swamped by penniless Gurkhas seeking residence

January 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6(ANI): British military charities are being swamped by Gurkhas and their families arriving in the country to take up the offer of residence made by the Government after a campaign ... Read more...

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Lottery jackpot lands Canadian in jail

July 23rd, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 23 (IANS) A Canadian man who won $44.4 million in a lottery here Monday, landed in jail rather than enjoy wild parties after winning the jackpot. Barry Shell, 45, who ... Read more...

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Changing climate displaces people around the world

June 12th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Bonn, June 12 (IANS) Sena Alouka from Togo, Peter Triloff from Germany and Ana Romero of Mexico have one thing in common - they all have to deal with farmers ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

EU to double bailout fund for non-euro members

March 20th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 20 (DPA) European Union (EU) leaders Friday agreed to double to 50 billion euros ($67.7 billion) a fund designed to prop up the currencies in member states which do not ... Read more...

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Yet another finance scandal: Stanford Bank took $8 bn

February 20th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City/New York, Feb 20 (DPA) Latin American countries have moved to stem losses from another US finance scandal, this time centred on Texas billionaire Robert Allen Stanford and his Antigua-based bank. ... Read more...

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Gamblers stake fortunes - and lives - on Hong Kong lottery

February 12th, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Feb 12 (DPA) Behind drawn curtains, an 18-year-old who spends his daylight hours hiding from loan sharks paces nervously back and forth in his shabby rented room in Zhenxiong. He ... Read more...

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4M Brits have yet to repay credit card debts from last Christmas

December 13th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 13 (ANI): Over four million Brits have yet to repay the amount they spent on Christmas shoppings last year using credit cards, say reports. Latest figures show that one ... Read more...

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Despite economic slowdown, Indian Bank posts 27 percent revenue growth

July 21st, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) Despite the hardening of lending rates and a slowdown in the economy, Indian Bank managed to post a 26.8 percent growth in its revenues and a marginal increase ... Read more...

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Corruption drives Uttar Pradesh farmer to suicide

April 11th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, April 11 (IANS) The death of a young farmer who set himself ablaze in Bijnore district of Uttar Pradesh Thursday was attributed to rampant corruption in the local land revenue and ... Read more...

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Fed auctions $50 bn to cash-strapped banks

March 26th, 2008 - 12:24 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, March 25 (Xinhua) The US Federal Reserve Tuesday said it auctioned $50 billion in short-term loans to cash-strapped banks to combat a persistent credit crunch. This was the central bank's eighth ... Read more...

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Middle class youth foresee an opportunity for dream job in Airlines industry

December 23rd, 2007 - 8:15 pm ICT by admin
Chandigarh, Dec.23 (ANI): The booming Indian aviation industry is becoming a major draw for several middle-class youngsters in the country, many of whom are from small towns. The Flight attendent training schools ... Read more...

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