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Omar releases Rs.200 crore to fight power crisis


July 26th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 25 (IANS) Alarmed by recent public protests over non-availability of power during the holy month of Ramadan, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday released an additional ... Read more...

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Flash flood threat averted in Kashmir


February 19th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) An impending flash flood threat due to a glacial lake formation has been averted in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities said Sunday."Water has ... Read more...

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MCD sets up monsoon control room


June 26th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) With the monsoon hitting the capital three days before schedule, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has set up a round-the-clock control room to tackle ... Read more...

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Heavy rains hit West Bengal, six killed (Roundup)


June 17th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Siliguri, June 17 (IANS) Landslide and electrocution claimed six lives as incessant overnight rains disrupted normal life in West Bengal Friday, inundating several areas and crippling road and rail traffic.A ... Read more...

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Poll panel to end voting two hours earlier in sixth phase


May 10th, 2011 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) is taking extra care of poll officials deployed in West Bengal's final round of voting Tuesday in 14 constituencies, considered a Maoist ... Read more...

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Tax officials intensify efforts to track illegal cash in Bengal


March 25th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Almost 90 personnel of the Income tax department's investigation wing have been deployed to intensify surveillance to track illegal cash flow in poll-bound West Bengal, said ... Read more...

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India closely following political developments in Middle East: Ahamed


March 3rd, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 3(ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs E. Ahamed on Thursday said that the Union Government is closely following the recent political developments in the Middle-East, particularly with ... Read more...

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India keeping a close watch on situation in violence-hit Libya


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Tuesday said the government is keeping a close watch on the situation in violence-hit Libya.Krishna said that the situation is ... Read more...

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Arab unrest: 24-hour helpline for Indians


February 21st, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) With popular unrest spreading in the Arab world, the Indian external affairs ministry has set up a situation room and a 24-hour helpline to assist Indians in ... Read more...

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Indians in Libya safe: Government (Lead)


February 20th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Amidst reports of protests being violently put down in Libya, India Sunday assured that all Indians in the country are safe and that it was closely following ... Read more...

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Indians safe in Libya, avoid non-essential travel: External Affairs Ministry


February 20th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 20(ANI): India on Sunday said that its nationals in Libya were safe, and urged people to avoid non-essential travel to the country.At least 200 people have been killed ... Read more...

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India issues advisory asking journalists to avoid troubled spots in Egypt


February 3rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): India on Thursday issued advisory after journalists covering the confrontations between pro- and anti-regime protesters in Cairo got into troubles.A number of Indian journalists have travelled in ... Read more...

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India advises against travel to Egypt, all nationals safe


January 29th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) India Saturday advised its nationals to avoid visiting Egypt, which is witnessing widespread anti-government riots in its capital Cairo."In view of the prevailing situation in Egypt, Indian ... Read more...

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Worms provide insights into human biological clock


December 18th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A new study from University of Nevada, Reno, has found that the circadian clock of the Caenorhabditis elegans worm could provide important insights into the mammalian circadian clock."Circadian ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu braces for cyclone Jal


November 7th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 7 (IANS) Authorities in Tamil Nadu braced themselves as cylonic storm 'Jal' moved closer to the coast, bringing with it rain and strong winds, officials said.The storm lay centred ... Read more...

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Tight security in Delhi for Games closing


October 12th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph and Praveen Kumar New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Indian capital will be a "closed and restricted city" on Thursday for the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony with government ... Read more...

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Gurgaon mall owners told to beef security arrangements


November 10th, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 9 (IANS) Gurgaon police Monday directed all mall owners in the city to strengthen security arrangements following the discovery of security lapses during a mock exercise. The malls have to ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh promotes itself as monsoon destination


August 31st, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) If you thought that monsoons are not the best time to pack the bags and head for a tourist destination, then think again as Madhya Pradesh has ... Read more...

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Biological clocks control staggering 25pc of genes


August 30th, 2008 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 30 (ANI): University of Georgia researchers have discovered that the extent of genes under the control of the biological clock in Neurospora crassa, bread mold, is dramatically higher than ... Read more...

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