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Pakistan blocks over 700 anti-Islam YouTube links


September 17th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Pakistan Monday blocked over 700 links to an anti-Islam film on YouTube that has triggered anti-US protests across the Muslim world, including Pakistan, officials said.The decision ... Read more...

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No guidelines to regulate media reporting, says SC (Lead)


September 11th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said that there can be no blanket guidelines to regulate media reporting of sub-judice matters but restrictions could be sought in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Textile firms’ loans of Rs.35,000 crore to be restructured


August 8th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The government has directed public sector banks to restructure loans worth Rs.35,000 crore to textiles firms, which are facing financial problem, Minister of State for ... Read more...

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Nationwide and NatWest accounts fixed after errors


July 27th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Customers of Nationwide and Natwest recently had problems with their accounts. A good number of Nationwide account holders made deposits to their accounts on Wednesday but the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Committee formed to reinstate sacked Air India pilots, court told


July 13th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A committee has been formed for the reinstatement of terminated Air India pilots, the Delhi High Court was informed Friday.Deputy Chief Labour Commissioner S.K. Chand ... Read more...

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Air India forms committee for reinstating sacked pilots


July 12th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) National carrier Air India Thursday formed a three-member committee to look into the issue of reinstating 101 sacked pilots."We have formed a three-member committee which ... Read more...

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Air India strike enters 55th day, two more pilots hospitalised


June 30th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Air India strike continued for its 55th day Saturday, taking the national carrier's revenue losses to an estimated Rs.605 crore, while two more of ... Read more...

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With pilots on strike, Air India losses mount to Rs.600 crore


June 29th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Air India's losses have mounted to Rs.600 crore with the pilots' strike continuing for the 54th day Friday.The pilots are demanding reinstatement of their ... Read more...

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Despite hardships, families of striking Air India pilots support stir


June 26th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) They are highly skilled pilots but in danger of losing their jobs and face an uncertain financial future. The striking aviators of Air India, ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Air India pilots go on hunger strike (Lead)


June 24th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Eleven striking pilots of Air India Sunday went on an indefinite hunger strike seeking the reinstatement of 101 sacked pilots."Our protest is for the reinstatement ... Read more...

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AI pilots go on a hunger strike


June 24th, 2012 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Eleven pilots of Air India Sunday went on an indefinite hunger strike demanding the reinstatement of their 101 sacked colleagues."Eleven pilots belonging to Indian Pilots' ... Read more...

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Fast from Sunday: Air India pilots to go the Anna way


June 23rd, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) After 47 days of strike that caused Air India a revenue loss of about Rs.520 crore, the pilots would now emulate Anna Hazare to ... Read more...

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Rs.35,000 crore loan restructuring for textiles industry


May 29th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The government Tuesday announced restructuring a debt of Rs.35,000 crore of textile firms on a case-to-case basis in a bid to revive the debt-stressed ... Read more...

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Minister tells striking pilots to get back to work (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Tuesday reiterated the government's stand that the demands of the striking Air India pilots will be considered only after they ... Read more...

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Pilots want to meet minister for dialogue (Second Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The agitating pilots of Air India Thursday sought a meeting with Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh to end the 17-day-old strike that has crippled the ... Read more...

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Air India strike enters 17th day; loses Rs.270 crore (Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) The pilot strike in Air India entered the 17th day Thursday with the national carrier's losses mounting to Rs.270 crore."Losses are around Rs.270 crore on ... Read more...

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Ready to reinstate sacked pilots on case-by-case basis: Ajit Singh (Second Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The sacked pilots of Air India will be reinstated on a case-by-case basis, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said Wednesday."All relevant procedures would be followed ... Read more...

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All new realty permissions in Goa on hold: Official


April 9th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 9 (IANS) Permissions for all new realty developments in Goa from March 20 have been frozen and will be now renewed on a "case-to-case" basis by the state ... Read more...

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Bengal assembly passes bill to relax land ceiling laws


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The West Bengal assembly Monday passed a bill to relax urban land ceiling laws, aiming to facilitate setting up of manufacturing units for the state's ... Read more...

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Trouble grows in Ford India after seven workers suspended


March 30th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 30 (IANS) Labour trouble at car maker Ford India Pvt Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the US-based Ford Motor Company, Friday took a serious turn with the company ... Read more...

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Parrikar assures crackdown on illegal mining in Goa


March 26th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 26 (IANS) Goa Chief minister Manohar Parrikar Monday promised a crackdown on illegal iron ore traders and assured the state legislative assembly that "not a rupee worth of ... Read more...

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Goa plans to revive 60 mines in sanctuary


October 29th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 29 (IANS) The Congress-led Goa government has given a controversial lease of life to more than 60 non-operational mines in the Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary, leaving environmentalists angry.The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bihar allowed to construct rural roads under central scheme


September 16th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has allowed road projects worth Rs.935 crore to be undertaken by state government agencies in Bihar, which has been ... Read more...

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Indian ordnance board in pact with foreign vendors


August 10th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Ordnance Factory Board has been allowed to enter into agreements with foreign vendors for transfer of technology on case to case basis, Defence Minister ... Read more...

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Parliamentary panel for Rs.1 crore penalty for capitation fees


August 1st, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) A parliamentary panel has recommended imposing maximum penalty of Rs.1 crore on technical and medical institutions that charge capitation fee.The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human ... Read more...

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Kerala to focus more on its newer industries


June 14th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 14 (IANS) Kerala will promote newer industries like IT, bio-technology and tourism, new state Industry Minister P.K. Kunhalikutty said Tuesday."Given the scheme of things that prevails here, manufacturing ... Read more...

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Mobile phones, picnics and music banned at London Olympics


March 18th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.18 (ANI): The London Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games (Locog), has said water bottles, mobile phones and sandwiches could be banned during the Olympics for security reasons.A Locog spokesman said: ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Noose around Qaddafi tightening: Obama


March 12th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI): The United States and the international community "are slowly tightening the noose on Qaddafi," President Barack Obama said in a news conference on Friday."It is in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US arranging transfer of Tri-Valley students: Krishna


March 9th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The US has started the process of transferring Indian students from the troubled Tri-Valley University to other American universities, the Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday."The ... Read more...

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Political leaders welcome Supreme Court judgement on euthanasia plea


March 7th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): Cutting across party lines, political leaders today welcomed the judgement of the Supreme Court, which rejected the petition filed by author Pinki Virani for the mercy ... Read more...

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Criminals should be sentenced as per their maturity not age: UK study


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): A UK study has suggested that criminals should be given sentences based on their emotional and psychological maturity and not on their age.A majority of both the public ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian students will be dealt with fairness, Krishna told


February 13th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 13 (IANS) The US Sunday assured India that Indian students, who were victims of a sham university in California, will be dealt with "fairness", when External Affairs Minister S.M. ... Read more...

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Krishna assures all help to duped Tri-Valley University students


February 13th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 13 (ANI): Assuring all help to the duped students of California-based Tri-Valley University (TVU), External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that the government through its Embassy in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Will send show-cause notice to deemed universities: Sibal


January 12th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal said Tuesday the government will issue a show cause notice to all deemed universities for their de-recognition, which will be treated ... Read more...

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UDRS system’s use in doubt for New Zealand-Pakistan series


December 18th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 18 (ANI): New Zealand and Pakistan want to use the umpiring review system in their Test and ODI series, but might not be allowed to as the International Cricket ... Read more...

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