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CBI arrests four for defence canteen racket


July 1st, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) The CBI has arrested four people and busted a corruption racket involving officials of the canteen stores department (CSD) of the defence ministry and a private ... Read more...

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After bribe revelations, Army chief talks about army welfare


March 31st, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon (Haryana), March 31 (IANS) After causing a storm in military and political circles at the beginning of the week with his revelations about receiving a bribe offer, Chief of ... Read more...

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Child labour at Goa’s top medical facility?


March 30th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 30 (IANS) Goa's top state-run medical facility could have emerged as the end destination of a child trafficking racket, an official said Friday.Chairperson of the Goa state commission ... Read more...

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Prohibitory orders in Lucknow for counting, Holi


March 2nd, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 2 (IANS) Authorities clamped prohibitory orders in the Uttar Pradesh capital Friday ahead of the vote count Tuesday and Holi that follows two days later.The order prohibits gathering ... Read more...

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Rajasthan bans fast foods in college canteens


February 24th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 24 (IANS) The Rajasthan government has asked all state-run colleges to ban sale of junk foods including pizzas, burgers and cold drinks on their premises, an official said ... Read more...

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Delhi school kids to form human chain against junk food


December 17th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The students of Father Agnel School in the capital will form a human chain Monday against the rise in junk food consumption among school-going children. ... Read more...

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Punjab warns against illegal liquor at weddings


November 17th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 17 (IANS) The Punjab government Thursday cautioned people against illegally serving liquor in marriages and other ceremonies."People organising functions in marriage palaces and banquet halls or at any ... Read more...

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Court to centre: ban junk food from school, college canteens


October 5th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the central government to ensure the complete ban of carbonated beverages and junk food from school and college canteens."We ... Read more...

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Paschimbanga: Where’s the change dude?


August 20th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 20 (IANS) Finally after all the hoopla, it is to be "Paschimbanga". The rechristening of West Bengal has left many, especially the younger generation, disappointed after the ... Read more...

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Goa to inspect kitchens after mid-day meal fiasco


June 17th, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 16 (IANS) Goa's education department Thursday asked the state food and drugs administration (FDA) to regularly inspect all kitchens run by self-help groups in the state which provide ... Read more...

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Chiefs of armed forces to appear before PAC today


January 12th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Chiefs of the Army and the Air Force will appear before the Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to explain alleged discrepancies in ration procurement and distribution.The chiefs ... Read more...

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Outrage over ‘halal meat’ served in British parliament


November 18th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18(ANI): British parliamentarians are furious after they discovered that halal meat was served to them in the House of Commons canteens, restaurants and bars without being told.According to the Daily ... Read more...

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Chinese school uses metal detectors to bar mobile phones


September 21st, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) A school in China has started using metal detectors to prevent students from bringing in mobile phones. Langfang No 1 Middle School in Hebei province purchased metal detectors that ... Read more...

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Poth Jodi Na Sesh Hoy Released Last Week


August 16th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): National Award winning director Swapan Saha's latest Bengali movie Poth Jodi Na Sesh Hoy released last week on August 13. Krishna Entertainment has produced the movie ... Read more...

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Delhi University’s own TV channel has much on its platter


June 6th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Flashing on LCD screens in college canteens will be live sports events of the Commonwealth Games, job opportunities and even entertainment programmes - the Delhi ... Read more...

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Now cafes in monument premises for tourists during CWG


March 19th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Going all out to make Delhi experience a wholesome one for tourists during the Commonwealth Games and beyond, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has decided ... Read more...

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Civilians of unit run canteens of defence forces allege mismanagement


March 19th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): Civilians of Unit Run Canteens (URCs) functioning under the three wings of India's defence forces - Army, Navy and Air Force have sought parity in pay and ... Read more...

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College wine tastings can prevent alcoholism among pupils, believe French advisers!


March 5th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): Wine-tasting sessions should be organised at university canteens to prevent youngsters from binge drinking, a government-commissioned report in France has advised."Why is there sexual education and not viticultural ... Read more...

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UK police forces spending 800K pounds-a-year to listen to music


November 29th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 29 (ANI): Police forces in the UK have spend over 800,000 pounds a year to allow officers to listen to music at their desks, in canteens and even in cell ... Read more...

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Swine flu cases cross 100 in Chandigarh


November 17th, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 16 (IANS) With swine flu cases crossing the 100 mark in this Union Territory, the health authorities have ordered the Punjab Engineering College (PEC) and six other schools to close ... Read more...

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Thousands gather at Nirankari conclave in Delhi


November 15th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 15 (ANI): Thousands of devotees gathered at the 62nd conclave of the Sant Nirankari Mission, a spiritual sect here on Saturday.The three-day conclave will see religious discourses on spreading ... Read more...

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Panjab University to install 50 cameras on campus (Lead)


June 18th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 18 (IANS) To step up security on its sprawling 550-acre campus here, the Panjab University has decided to install over 50 closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras, an official said here ... Read more...

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Panjab University to install CCTV cameras across its campus


June 18th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 18 (IANS) Panjab University (PU) has decided to install over 50 CCTV cameras all across its campus here in order to maintain law and order. "Earlier we had installed CCTV ... Read more...

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NHAI has right to remove encroachments: Court


March 30th, 2009 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday justified the National Highway Authority of India's (NHAI) move to demolish a boundary wall and dismissed the Apollo Hospital's plea against it. A ... Read more...

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Punjab sets new rules for wedding functions


December 4th, 2008 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 4 (IANS) If planning to hold a wedding function in Punjab, then do not forget to maintain the bills and receipts. The state government Thursday issued comprehensive instructions for holding ... Read more...

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UK social service teams may soon crack down on child obesity


August 16th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.16 (ANI): Social service teams in Britain have been tasked with the responsibility of taking obese kids away from their parents if the latter do not take steps to keep ... Read more...

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Beijing duck top favourite of Olympians


August 15th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 15 (Xinhua) The Beijing roast duck, arguably the most widely known Chinese dish the world over, has become a top favourite of athletes competing at the Olympics. "The athletes like ... Read more...

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Pyramid Saimira increases turnover, profit but skips dividend


June 30th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 30 (IANS) The city-based entertainment company Pyramid Saimira Theatre Ltd closed the 2007-08 fiscal with a revenue of Rs.7.49 billion and an after-tax profit of Rs.578.7 million. The corresponding figures ... Read more...

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Nakhon Ratchasima kicks off 24th SEA Games opening ceremony


December 6th, 2007 - 11:37 pm ICT by admin
Nakhon Ratchasima, 06 December, 2007 (PRD), The Nakhon Ratchasima Governor, Mr. Suthee Makboon (สุธี มากบุญ), affirms that Nakhon Ratchasima province is fully prepaed to host the 24th SEA Games 2007, which is ... Read more...

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