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Panel favoured auction of resources, Swamy tells SC (Lead)


August 14th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Tuesday told the Supreme Court that auction was the only method of transparent allocation of natural resources for private commercial ... Read more...

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Panel favoured auction of resources, Swamy tells SC


August 14th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Tuesday told the Supreme Court that auction was the only method of transparent allocation of natural resources for private commercial ... Read more...

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A marshy dispute: Sir Creek factfile


June 19th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sir Creek: A marshy dispute( Q and A.Factfile) Factfile on the India-Pakistan dispute on the Sir Creek marshlands on which the two countries concluded two days of talks in New Delhi ... Read more...

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Auction of resources rational option, apex court told (Second Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL) told the Supreme Court Monday that auction was the only "rational and legal" way for allocating the nation's ... Read more...

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Auction of resources rational option, apex court told (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL) told the Supreme Court Monday that auction was the only "rational and legal" way for allocating the nation's ... Read more...

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Auction of resources rational option, apex court told


June 4th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL) told the Supreme Court Monday that auction was the only "rational and legal" way for allocating the nation's ... Read more...

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World’s oceans need greater protection: UN chief


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 23 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has sought global attention to the fragile state of the world's oceans and the importance of marine diversity for global survival.He ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Anna attacks government on FDI front too


November 30th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 30 (IANS) Even as he continues his attack on the United Progressive Alliance government over corruption and the Lokpal bill, Anna Hazare Wednesday opened a ... Read more...

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New full-time head for ISRO’s commercial arm (Lead)


July 9th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 9 (IANS) Senior space scientist V.S. Hegde was Saturday named the first full-time head of Antrix Corporation, the Indian space agency's commercial arm, to aggressively tap growing ... Read more...

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Indian space agency’s commercial arm gets new head


July 9th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 9 (IANS) Antrix Corporation, the Indian space agency's commercial arm, Saturday got a new head, V.S. Hegde, an expert in remote sensing applications as part of the ... Read more...

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‘Go-No Go’ forest area policy to stay: Jairam Ramesh


April 9th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh Saturday said he would continue to pursue his "Go-No Go" concept of forest area classification to prevent illegal ... Read more...

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DRDO mosquito repellent launched for commercial use (Lead, superseding correcting name in para 4)


February 14th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) A insect repellent that keeps Indian soldiers safe from mosquito bites in far-flung interiors of Jammu and Kashmir and the northeast is now commercially available for the ... Read more...

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DRDO mosquito repellent launched for commercial use


February 14th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) A multi-insect repellent that keeps Indian soldiers safe from mosquito bites in far-flung interiors of Jammu and Kashmir and the northeast is now commercially available for the ... Read more...

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Amitabh’s endorsement lures tourists to Gujarat’s Gir Wildlife Sanctuary


November 12th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Hanif KhokharGir (Gujarat), Nov.12 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan's endorsement of Gujarat as an ideal tourist destination is attracting thousands of tourists to the Sasan Gir Wildlife Sanctuary in Junagadh ... Read more...

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Involve people to conserve Himalayas, stop big dams: Environmentalists


September 13th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Condemning the massive dams being built across the length and breadth of the Himalayas, prominent environmentalists say involving the mountain people in development efforts, large-scale ... Read more...

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Viral protein structure could strengthen HIV therapy


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): In a collaborative project, researchers at UK's National Physical Laboratory (NPL) are strengthening their understanding of HIV viral protein structure, which could in turn lead to new molecular ... Read more...

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New bill to amend copyright laws music to creator’s ears


December 24th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Musicians, writers and film directors, who were earlier exploited by producers and music companies, can now hope to reclaim commercial rights to their works and earn ... Read more...

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Lawsuit challenges Mont Blanc for using Gandhi as poster boy


December 1st, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Rana Ajit New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Two Delhi-based advocates have moved the Supreme Court to challenge the international luxury pen manufacturer Mont Blanc that is using Mahatma Gandhi as its poster ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh seeks ‘due share’ of Reliance gas


July 20th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) Even as the two Ambani brothers are locked in a legal battle over supply and price of gas from the Krishna-Godavari basin, the Andhra Pradesh government has sought ... Read more...

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Boys feel closer bonds to TV characters than their time-pressed parents


May 26th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): Young boys are forming closer ties with TV characters such as Bob the Builder than with their own parents, an expert has warned.According to leading child expert Sue ... Read more...

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Sex tourism alarming new trend in India: CBI (Lead)


May 11th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Sex tourism has emerged as an alarming trend in India in recent years, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Ashwini Kumar said here Monday. Kumar was speaking at ... Read more...

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Sex tourism, human trafficking alarming new trends: CBI


May 11th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Sex tourism and human trafficking have emerged as alarming trends in recent years, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Ashwini Kumar said here Monday. Kumar was speaking at ... Read more...

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Octomom faces lawsuit for exploiting her kids


May 5th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Nadya Suleman, the mother of octuplets, has been slapped with a lawsuit for exploiting her eight babies.Celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred filed a petition in Orange County, California, ... Read more...

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Selling Obama merchandise might land you in jail


January 12th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): While people might be making a fortune by selling Obama-branded can openers, chocolate chip cookies, chocolate bars, those thriving on the sales of such merchandise might land ... Read more...

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Billions of dollars being splashed every year on ineffective ”quack” health foods


November 26th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Obese people are wasting billions of pounds every year on quack health foods, which are actually ineffective, says a nutritional expert on the online British Medical Journal.Professor ... Read more...

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Bradman’’s son to sue over commercial exploitation of Don’’s name


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:56 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.2 (ANI): The family of legendary Australian cricketer, Sir Donald Bradman, has decided to legally challenge the way his name has been commercially exploited over the past decade. The Australian ... Read more...

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Gujarat firm acquires Hong Kong mining company


June 9th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 9 (IANS) Sadbhav Engineering Ltd, which is into mineral prospecting and infrastructure development, has acquired a 74 percent stake in the Hong Kong-based mining company Ocean Bright Corporation Limited (OBCL), ... Read more...

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Ecclestone denies take over bid of Grand Prix racing


May 24th, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by admin
DPA Monte Carlo, May 24 (DPA) Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has written a letter to all FIA club presidents, denying all accusations that the Formula One commercial right (CRH) holders are trying ... Read more...

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Indian botanists voice concern about countrys stringent biodiversity laws


February 6th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A group of Indian botanists have said that the countrys biodiversity laws are so stringent that they are stifling research in the sector.The group includes K. D. Prathapan ... Read more...

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