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Government amends procedures for construction around airports


September 7th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The government Friday amended the byelaws regulating building activities around airports, saying the changes simplified procedures for obtaining a no-objection certificates for construction."Changes will bring ... Read more...

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More time for probe into graft plea against Dikshit


September 4th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A special court here Tuesday granted more time to the anti-corruption branch to file a status report on a corruption complaint against Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to simplify caste certification process


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 22 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has decided to set up a high-powered committee to suggest ways to simplify the caste certification procedure, administration sources said Wednesday.According to sources, ... Read more...

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Cop suspended for not cooperating in Assam youth’s death-probe


July 26th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 26 (IANS) A railway police official was suspended in Bihar's Bhagalpur district for failing to cooperate in a probe into the killing of a youth from Assam, police ... Read more...

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Missing Assam youth’s body found in Bihar


July 15th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 15 (IANS) The body of an Assamese youth, who went missing from a railway station in Bihar, was found Sunday, police said.The body of Pritam Bhattacharjee, 25, who ... Read more...

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Complaint against Dikshit sent to higher court


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday sent a complaint of corruption against Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and others to a higher court for considering its territorial jurisdiction.Hearing ... Read more...

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Reward for information on abandoned borewells, pits in Gurgaon


July 2nd, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 2 (IANS) The here authorities Friday announced cash rewards and commendation certificates for people informing about any abandoned open borewell or pit in the district, an official said.The ... Read more...

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China shuts down 89 websites for fraud


June 19th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) China has shut down 89 websites for conducting "fraudulent activities" in the name of government organisations and charity groups, the government said Tuesday.The State Internet Information ... Read more...

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Court seeks police report on complaint against Dikshit


June 8th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A city court Friday asked Delhi Police to file a report on a complaint of corruption against Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and others.Hearing a private ... Read more...

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74-year-old Chinese woman jailed for graft


June 5th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) A 74-year-old former woman executive of a state-owned company in Chinese business hub Shanghai was Tuesday sentenced to life in prison on corruption charges.Wu Xiaoli, former ... Read more...

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Malaysia to host Asia Cup


June 3rd, 2012 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), June 3 (IANS) Malaysia will host the next edition of the Asia Cup. This was decided by the Asian Hockey Federation Council Saturday.The council, at its meeting, also unanimously ... Read more...

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Bihar axes appointment of 11 school teachers


May 30th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 30 (IANS) The Bihar government has cancelled the appointment of 11 teachers in primary schools in Kaimur district after their training certificates were found unacceptable, officials said Wednesday.District ... Read more...

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‘Welfare funds not fully used in northeast’


May 30th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 29 (IANS) Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Mukul Wasnik Tuesday expressed concern over the poor fund utilisation in social welfare sector in the northeast states.Chairing a ... Read more...

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Makers to be forced to recall energy inefficient products


May 23rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) is planning to force manufacturers of energy star rated consumer durables to recall their products till they achieve the promised ... Read more...

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I won’t do bold scenes just like that: Aditi


May 16th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who did a bold scene in "Yeh Saali Zindagi" and had a string of kissing scenes, is open to doing dare bare ... Read more...

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Plastics federation plans knowledge centre


April 26th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) The Indian Plastics Federation will set up a Rs.25 crore knowledge centre in West Bengal to run courses on plastic processing, an official said.The construction work ... Read more...

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151 Bihar primary teachers fail test, sacked


April 19th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 19 (IANS) The Bihar government has sacked 151 primary school teachers after they failed to clear two consecutive eligibility tests, officials Thursday said.The education department has ordered that ... Read more...

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British PM moots adult certificate for sexy videos


April 9th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron has called for raunchy promos to be slapped with adult certificates.Cameron wants them slapped with an "18 certificate" to save ... Read more...

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Fake Chinese monks held for partying


April 9th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 9 (IANS) Two fake monks have been detained in the Chinese capital for improper behaviour, including drinking and flirting with women.Dressed in yellow robes and drinking beer on ... Read more...

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AIUDF appeals to Assam to issue minority certificates


March 29th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 29 (IANS) The All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) Thursday urged the Assam government to start the process of issuing minority certificates at the earliest, cautioning that any ... Read more...

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‘iPhone’ gas burners seized in China


February 25th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 25 (IANS) In an incident that could trouble Apple founder Steve Jobs even after his death, cooking gas burners carrying the brand name "iPhone" have been found in ... Read more...

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Bihar public services act benefited 7.7 million: Official


January 30th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 30 (IANS) More than 7.7 million people have obtained caste, income and domicile certificates under the Right to Public Services (RTPS) Act which was enacted in Bihar last ... Read more...

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China to curb illegal entry, employment of foreigners


December 27th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) China aims to curb illegal entry, stay and employment of foreigners.The state council submitted Monday a draft law on exit and entry administration to the National ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh expands industry scheme


December 8th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has extended to 27 more districts its initiative of a unique online platform for entrepreneurs, an official said.'Nivesh Mitra' was introduced in ... Read more...

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People cheer as Bihar goes online with public services


December 1st, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 1 (IANS) As the Right to Public Services (RTPS) Act in Bihar went online from Thursday, enabling people to file applications for caste, income and domicile certificates over ... Read more...

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Mumbai NGO trains slum women in basic beauty course


November 28th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 28 (IANS) In an attempt to empower urban slum women, the Light of Life Trust Monday gave out passing certificates to 18 women after they successfully completed a ... Read more...

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IGNOU announces admissions for 2012 session


November 17th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Thursday announced admissions for its January 2012 session.Aspirants can apply for its various masters, bachelors, diplomas, certificates, awareness, ... Read more...

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Thousands protest caste certificate manipulation


November 11th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 11 (IANS) Thousands of tribals Friday staged a rally in an Odisha town seeking dismissal of government employees who allegedly got jobs by manipulating their caste certificates, police ... Read more...

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Usher to be honoured for philanthropy


October 13th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Singer Usher is to be honoured with an award in recognition of his charity work.He will be presented the Philanthropy Freedom Award from the National Civil ... Read more...

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No child can be denied admission: Dikshit


September 30th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday said that no school in the city can deny admission to a child as the government has been expanding ... Read more...

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Lucknow’s school inspector introduces citizens’ charter


September 28th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) In a unique initiative, Lucknow's district inspector of schools has introduced a citizens' charter, laying down a deadline for completion of every major task in the ... Read more...

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Mumbai scientist to spearhead green cause


September 25th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) With the UN General Assembly declaring 2011 as the International Year of Forests (IYF 2011), a scientist here has launched a programme to create awareness about ... Read more...

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Quality certificate for ayurvedic medicines


August 30th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The government has launched a voluntary quality certificate for the Rs.10,000 crore Indian ayurvedic drug industry to make it more competitive internationally, the Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Himachal assembly’s new bill penalizes officials


August 26th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 26 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh assembly Friday unanimously passed the Public Services Guarantee Bill which aims to ensure that government services are provided to people within a fixed ... Read more...

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IGNOU backs e-learning


August 26th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Online education can be a useful tool for those seeking a second degree or an additional value addition course, V.N. Rajasekharan Pillai, Vice Chancellor of ... Read more...

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