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Stop distribution of TV sets: EC tells Karunanidhi Govt.


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 2 (ANI): A day after announcing the poll schedule for Tamil Nadu, three other states and the Union Territory of Puducherry, the Election Commission on Wednesday began a strict implementation ... Read more...

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Ban on colour television distribution in Tamil Nadu


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) A day after the announcement of the date for the state assembly election, Tamil Nadu's chief electoral officer Wednesday ordered district collectors and heads of various ... Read more...

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In 2011, cars to come with star ratings on energy efficiency


December 31st, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Car owners in India will come to know, probably from 2011, how eco-friendly their vehicle is. The government is coming up with star labelling ... Read more...

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Japan’s Akai relaunches range of consumer electronics in India


July 21st, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Akai, the Japanese consumer electronics brand that introduced inexpensive television sets to the Indian market in the late 1990s, is making a comeback with a wide range ... Read more...

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Jailed ex-Bihar MP holds press conference (Lead)


March 10th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 10 (IANS) Former Bihar MP Anand Mohan, serving a life term for the 1994 lynching of Gopalganj district magistrate G. Krishnaiah, was allowed by police to visit a politician's residence, ... Read more...

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Jailed ex-Bihar MP holds press conference


March 10th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 10 (IANS) It happens only in Bihar. Former Bihar MP Anand Mohan, serving a life term for the 1994 lynching of Gopalganj district magistrate G.Krishnaiah, was allowed by the police ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to source 4 million colour TVs for Rs.8.24 bn


December 15th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Tuesday finalised 17 suppliers for sourcing four million 14-inch colour television for its free TV scheme at Rs.2,061 per set, totalling around Rs.8.24 billion. ... Read more...

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No mineral water for criminals please, says Bihar top cop


November 8th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 8 (IANS) Bihar Director General of Police Anand Shankar has slammed the reported practice of giving bottled mineral water to influential undertrials in the state. "'Hawalat mein bund criminals ko ... Read more...

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An unusual candidate seeks to redefine politics (With Image)


April 14th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, April 14 (IANS) No tall promises, none of the usual pomp associated with the campaign. Pratibha Rao, who set up a renowned eye hospital here with her husband on ... Read more...

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Populist schemes? It might have started in Tamil Nadu


April 11th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, April 11 (IANS) If political outfits need winning manifestoes, they should simply take a leaf out of the book of Tamil Nadu parties. Be it cheap rice, free ... Read more...

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Poll promise is bribery, says crusader


April 9th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, April 9 (IANS) Cheap rice, free TV, free power, free stove, cash dole... With just a week left for the start of the Lok Sabha polls, it's open season ... Read more...

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Chennai advocate urges poll panel to disqualify TDP candidates


April 8th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 8 (IANS) S. Subramaniam Balaji, a city-based advocate, has accused the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) of bribing people to vote for it and urged the Election Commission to disqualify the ... Read more...

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TDP manifesto promises free colour TVs, cash for poor


April 2nd, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 2 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Thursday released its election manifesto promising free colour televisions to the poor and cash doles of Rs.1,000 to Rs.2,000 per ... Read more...

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From TVs to free education, it’s the season of promises in Andhra


March 6th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 6 (IANS) It is raining promises in Andhra Pradesh ahead of next month's polls to the Lok Sabha and state legislative assembly with opposition parties promising to give voters free ... Read more...

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