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Fire at Mumbai commercial complex under control (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) A major fire that broke out on the 12th floor of a commercial building in northwest Mumbai Friday was brought under control after over three hours ... Read more...

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Five trapped in Mumbai fire


August 9th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) A fire broke out in a commercial complex in Mumbai Thursday and five people remained trapped in the building as fire fighters strove to douse the ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad school near which child drowned shuts


July 14th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 13 (IANS) The Ghaziabad school outside which a four-year-old boy drowned Thursday in a drain, shut shop and its management was absconding Friday after police registered a case ... Read more...

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Hyderabad court summons Tamil Nadu governor in land case


June 18th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 18 (IANS) In a setback to Tamil Nadu Governor K. Rosaiah, a city court Monday issued summons to him in a case relating to de-notification of a government ... Read more...

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Delhi gets another automated multi-level parking


June 12th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) After several delays, the national capital's second automated multi-level car parking with a capacity of 1,408 vehicles, opened here Tuesday.Constructed at an estimated cost ... Read more...

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In Taj city, pavements taken over by vendors et al (Letter from Agra)


June 10th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 10 (IANS) Millions of rupees have been spent on laying tiled pavements all across this Taj city but an army of vendors and others have occupied them, leaving ... Read more...

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Lovebirds to flock to Taj on V-Day


February 13th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 13 (IANS) Taj Mahal, the 17th century monument to love, is expected to receive some 20,000 tourists on Valentines Day.According to travellers and industry experts, around 12,000-15,000 domestic ... Read more...

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Women entrepreneurs shine at Dalit trade fair


December 18th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) Kalpana Saroj, 50, is the daughter of a Dalit police constable in Akola district of Maharashtra. Today she heads a Rs.3,000 crore business enterprise.Saroj was one ... Read more...

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Whistleblower hounded by Uttar Pradesh minister


September 15th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) A whistleblower, who complained to the Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta against alleged land grabbing by Labour Minister Badshah Singh, said Thursday that he was being hounded ... Read more...

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A BJP MP gives support to Hazare - in writing


August 24th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Agra city has given his complete and unqualified support to the Jan Lokpal bill of Team Anna, that too ... Read more...

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Market complex owner, guard murdered


August 1st, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 1 (IANS) The owner of a commercial complex and a guard were brutally murdered and a jewellery store at the complex was ransacked in Suraksha Vihar colony here ... Read more...

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Fire hits bank in Agra


May 10th, 2011 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Agra, May 10 (IANS) A major fire broke out at the circle office of the Central Bank in Agra at around midnight Monday, destroying furniture and records. Fire fighting operations ... Read more...

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Candlelight march in Agra in Hazare’s support


April 7th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 7 (IANS) Hundreds of civil society activists, theatre personalities, educationists and mediapersons staged a candlelight march here Thursday evening to support the fight against corruption led by Anna ... Read more...

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Agra activists agitate in support of Hazare


April 6th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 6 (IANS) Civil society activists and youth leaders representing various voluntary organisations staged a protest here Wednesday in support of Anna Hazare, who is on a fast-unto-death ... Read more...

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Bhubaneswar to get world-class bus terminus


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 1 (IANS) The Orissa capital is set to get a world-class bus terminus with modern facilities like an air-conditioned waiting hall, retiring rooms, e-ticketing system, kiosks, food courts ... Read more...

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Leela hotel group to sell 15 percent equity


March 7th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Hotel Leelaventure Ltd., which runs the Leela group of hotels, Monday said it will raise funds through the sale of 14.95 percent equity."The board decided to ... Read more...

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Supreme Court offers relief to two Haryana officers


February 13th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court has partially stayed a Punjab and Haryana High Court ruling holding two Haryana officers guilty of willful disobedience of its order and asking them ... Read more...

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Three arrested in Agra


October 30th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 30 (IANS) Three people have been arrested in Agra on charges of selling fake marksheets, driving licences, bank statements and passports for just a few hundred rupees, police said Saturday.A ... Read more...

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Is Nitish Kumar wooing tainted politicians for polls?


July 15th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, July 15 (IANS) He is widely seen as the man who brought good governance to Bihar. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's feelers to some notorious politicians ahead of assembly ... Read more...

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Shahzad pleads guilty, warns of more attacks (Second Lead)


June 22nd, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 22 (IANS) Pakistan-born American Faisal Shahzad, pleading guilty to all 10 charges in the failed Times Square bombing, has described himself as a "soldier" in a war being ... Read more...

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MCD re-opens Metro mall after lieutenant governor’s directive


June 18th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Nine days after the civic authorities sealed a commercial complex at the Inderlok Metro station for allegedly not complying with norms, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) ... Read more...

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BSP’s Satish Misra is worth Rs. 25 crore


June 4th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 4 (IANS) Mayawati's close confidante and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) general secretary Satish Chandra Misra Friday declared his assets were to the tune of Rs.25 crore. A detailed account of ... Read more...

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13 priests, caretaker held for Bangalore high-rise fire


April 13th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) Police have detained 13 priests and the caretaker of the Bangalore high-rise where a fire broke out Monday apparently when a ritual was being performed. There were no ... Read more...

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Blaze in Bangalore defence canteen godown doused (Second Lead)


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 23 (IANS) A fire broke out Tuesday afternoon in a three-storeyed building, serving as a godown of the defence canteen stores, near Trinity Circle in Bangalore's central business district. There ... Read more...

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Street vendors, corporate hands clear Delhi garbage (Lead)


March 20th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) At least 1,000 people, ranging from employees of leading corporate groups and the civic wings of the Delhi government to street vendors and individual volunteers, ... Read more...

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Premier office complex cleaned up for CWG


March 20th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) At least 1,000 people, comprising employees of leading corporate groups, the civic wings of the Delhi government, street vendors and individual volunteers, Saturday mopped up more ... Read more...

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Four held over Carlton Towers fire in Bangalore


February 28th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) Four people have been arrested and search is on for a few others for Tuesday's fire in the Carlton Towers here that left nine dead and around 60 ... Read more...

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Fire-hit Bangalore building had 1,000 litres of diesel (Lead)


February 24th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 24 (IANS) The charred Carlton Towers in Bangalore was sealed Wednesday, a day after a major fire broke out claiming nine lives and injuring about 60 people. Police and fire ... Read more...

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Nine deaths in Bangalore fire shock city


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) When the first flashes came on Kannada TV channels of a fire in the seven-storey office and commercial complex in Bangalore central business district, not many viewers thought ... Read more...

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Nine dead, 50 injured in Karnataka’s worst fire in decade (Second Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) In the worst fire disaster in over a decade in Karnataka, nine people died, several of them trying to jump to safety, and around 60 were injured after ... Read more...

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Nine dead, 50 injured in Bangalore office complex fire (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) Nine people died and around 50 were injured when fire broke out in a high-rise office complex in Bangalore Tuesday. The deaths were caused either by choking in ... Read more...

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Future Group targets $three billion turnover by 2011


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) India's leading retail conglomerate Future group targets a turnover of $3 billion by 2011 from the current $2 billion, a top company official said here Monday. "We are aiming ... Read more...

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Repco Infra eyes Rs.100-crore projects in Tamil Nadu


October 3rd, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 3 (IANS) City-based Repco Infrastructure Development Co is in talks with the Tamil Nadu government to develop vacant land on build-operate-transfer (BOT) basis. "We are discussing various BOT projects with the ... Read more...

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Fire in cracker godown engulfs commercial complex in Agra


June 20th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Agra (Uttar Pradesh), June 20(ANI): A massive fire engulfed a firecracker godown in Jatni Bagh commercial complex of Agra in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.The fire engulfed several shops in the complex and ... Read more...

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Fire at Agra market, shops severely damaged


June 20th, 2009 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Agra, June 20 (IANS) Fire fighters battled till Saturday morning to put out a blaze that broke out at the Jatni Bagh commercial complex here at about midnight and reduced some shops ... Read more...

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