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Rajasthan to distribute 200 new drugs free


June 29th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 29 (IANS) Carrying forward a popular health initiative, Rajasthan has decided to distribute 200 new generic drugs free of cost at government-run hospitals to benefit millions of patients ... Read more...

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Stress on safety, security, punctuality: Mukul Roy


March 26th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) New Railway Minister Mukul Roy, while parrying queries on whether the railways will roll back the freight fare hike, said Monday he hoped to improve ... Read more...

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Berlusconi wins confidence vote


October 14th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi won a confidence vote Friday, the 51st since he took office in 2008.Berlusconi's supporters won the vote in the lower ... Read more...

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Manganese ore production to be increased


March 25th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Steel (Independent Charge) Beni Prasad Verma has asked MOIL ltd. to initiate steps to increase its manganese ore production capacity to 15 ... Read more...

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Congress slams Chhattisgarh for ’selling’ rivers, dams


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 22 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Chhattisgarh Tuesday hit out at the state's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for "selling" rivers and dams to industrial houses."The BJP government in ... Read more...

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Over 724 crores released for police forces in states: Chidambaram


November 30th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said that the central government has released over Rs.724 crore or 57.2 percent of the budget provision for the welfare ... Read more...

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Fast track court scheme extended by a year


July 15th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The central government Thursday extended by a year its decade-old fast track court scheme under which it provides funds to states for speedy disposal of criminal ... Read more...

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Centre woos to set up new schools in deficit areas


March 12th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 12 (ANI): The Union Government on Friday said the centrally sponsored scheme Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) launched in 2009 envisages setting up of new secondary schools in deficit ... Read more...

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Govt. released Rs. 46.21 crore under the Modernisation of Police Forces Scheme


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): The Government released Rs. 46.21 crore to various States in under the Modernisation of Police Forces Scheme in the month of February, said Union Home Minister ... Read more...

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Haryana gets juvenile justice boards


February 19th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 19 (IANS) In a bid to effectively implement the provisions of the Juvenile Justice Act, the Haryana government has set up juvenile justice boards and child welfare committees in each ... Read more...

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Health mission not implemented by states properly: CAG


December 18th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), the healthcare programme of the government aimed at the country's neglected rural population, is not being implemented properly by state ... Read more...

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More indigenous components in second moon mission: ISRO


November 23rd, 2009 - 11:24 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Nov 23(ANI): Mylswamy Annadurai, Project Director of Chandrayan Mission II, ISRO, on Monday said that there would be more indigenous components in country's second moon mission.Annadurai was in the ... Read more...

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Government scheme aims to boost women self-help groups


July 10th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Aiming to encourage self-reliance among women across the country, the government Friday said it would allocate Rs.20 crore for extending women self help groups (SHGs) to ... Read more...

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Budget provision for upgrading polytechnics


July 6th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that the provisions for the Scheme 'Mission in Education through ICT' has been substantially increased to Rs. 900 crore. ... Read more...

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In agriculture, credit flow of Rs. 3,25,000 crore targeted for 2009-10


July 6th, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that the target for the agriculture credit flow for the year 2009-10 is being set at Rs. 3,25,000 crore. ... Read more...

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CCEA approves ICT scheme for personalised knowledge to students


January 2nd, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 2 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today gave its approval for a new centrally sponsored scheme called National Mission on Education through Information and Communication ... Read more...

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Top three US car makers seek $34 bn bailout


December 3rd, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 3 (IANS) Facing imminent bankruptcy, the top three American automobile majors - General Motors, Chrysler and Ford - have sought a $34 billion bailout package from the US Congress. ... Read more...

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CCEA bid to improve Powerloom sectors infrastructure in Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu


November 20th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 20 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCAE) on Thursday gave its approval to the implementation of the Comprehensive Powerloom Cluster Development Scheme at Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) and ... Read more...

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CCEA bid to improve weavers living condition in Varanasi and Assam


November 20th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 20 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Thursday gave its approval to the implementation of the Comprehensive Handloom Cluster Development Scheme at Varanasi (UP) and ... Read more...

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Gujarat’s market yards to observe shutdown Tuesday


March 17th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Rajkot, March 17 (IANS) All agriculture market yards in Gujarat will remain closed Tuesday to protest the proposed union budget provision to tax market yards. The Gujarat Marketing Bazaar Sangh, a federation ... Read more...

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Officials, NGOs welcome more money to save tigers


February 29th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead, Changing Dateline)New Delhi/Nagpur, Feb 29 (IANS) Conservationists and wildlife department officials across India have welcomed Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's announcement Friday to allocate Rs.500 million to help the critically endangered ... Read more...

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Mid-Day meal scheme extended to upper primary stage


November 14th, 2007 - 2:40 am ICT by admin
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