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65 percent Kerala LPG users use six units a year: Chandy


September 19th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday said 65 percent of the seven million LPG users in the state use six or less than six gas cylinders ... Read more...

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Delhi Police provide IDs to senior citizens


September 4th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Ram Vilas Gupta, 70, has symptoms of amnesia, which often trouble him when he is among the bustling crowds and maddening traffic in the capital.Now ... Read more...

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Your card details could be ‘robbed by radiowave’


April 30th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Millions of credit and debit card users could be "robbed by radiowave" because of a new contactless technology, the Daily Mail reported.Almost 20 million shoppers are ... Read more...

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Saudi hackers leak credit card information of thousands of Israelis


January 4th, 2012 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- Hackers have posted the credit card information of thousands of Israelis on the Internet, local media reported on Tuesday.The details of about 15,000 Israeli credit cards were posted ... Read more...

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Appliance industry booms ahead of Tamil Nadu polls


April 1st, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Apr 1 (ANI): Ahead of April 13 Tamil Nadu assembly elections, the appliance industry in Coimbatore booms after politicians promised to gift them to voters.The ruling Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and ... Read more...

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Court allows sale of subsidised rice in poll-bound Kerala


March 21st, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 21 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Monday allowed the state government to give rice to all ration card holders at Rs.two a kg and set aside curbs imposed ... Read more...

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Election Commission bans two rupees per Kilogram rice scheme in Kerala


March 8th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8(ANI): The Election Commission on Tuesday banned Kerala cabinet's decision to extend provision of rice at two rupees per kilogram to all ration cardholders.Chief Electoral Officer Nalini Netto has ... Read more...

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ICICI Bank customers can now withdraw cash at shops


January 18th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) The country's largest private bank ICICI Tuesday said its customers would be able to withdraw cash using debit cards at approved merchant establishments even if they choose not ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh villagers unaware of ‘Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna’


July 30th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Gorakhpur, July 30 (ANI): The villagers in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur District are unable to take advantage of the Health Smart Cards that have been provided to them by the Central Government ... Read more...

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West Bengal announces rehab package for surrendering Maoists


June 18th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) The West Bengal government Thursday formally announced a package for bringing back Maoist guerillas, who lay down arms, to the mainstream under a "Special Rehabilitation Scheme" of the ... Read more...

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Food security bill will create food insecurity: CPI-M


March 26th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday termed the Food Security Bill in its present form a "travesty of food security" and said it will create food ... Read more...

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Centre decides to step up ration supplies of wheat, rice


January 21st, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Prices on Thursday, decided to step up ration supplies of wheat and rice by 10 kilograms per eligible family during January and February ... Read more...

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Delhi plans to give poor cash instead of rations


January 16th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday said her government was planning to give cash instead of rations to people living below poverty line (BPL). "The government is seriously ... Read more...

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Ration shopkeeper fined for cheating cardholders - 28 years later


September 29th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Terming a ration shop dealer's offence of denying cardholders their quota of rice and selling adulterated food as "a crime against society", Delhi High Court Tuesday slapped ... Read more...

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Credit card cheat arrested


July 11th, 2009 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) A 23-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly cheating more than 75 credit card holders of more than Rs.4 crore, police said Saturday. "Ravi Kumar Sindhu, ... Read more...

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Obama urges credit-card industry to end unfair practices


April 24th, 2009 - 5:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Thursday met leaders of the credit-card industry, urging them to end unfair practices that are raising costs on indebted consumers, while US lawmakers ... Read more...

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Bundelkhand’s poor to be listed anew for food, job schemes


May 23rd, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) After identifying 29,000 bogus below poverty line (BPL) card holders in the Bundelkhand region, the Uttar Pradesh government is preparing a fresh list of the people entitled ... Read more...

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Malaysian moneylenders pay through credit cards


April 25th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, April 25 (IANS) A borrower in Malaysia can get money just by swiping the credit card - not from a bank but from `Along', the moneylender. "No questions asked, no ... Read more...

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37.6 mn bogus ration cardholders in the country: Minister


April 21st, 2008 - 10:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) There are 37.6 million bogus ration cardholders in the country, union minister of consumer affairs, food and public distribution Sharad Pawar told the Lok Sabha Monday. "Though ... Read more...

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