PM refers tax on portfolio investments to GAAR Committee

July 30th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday referred the issue of implications of amendment to taxation of portfolio investment on FIIs and portfolio investors to the ... Read more...

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Mitt Romney is backed by Kelly Ayotte

November 23rd, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Hampshire, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Joe and I are here today to endorse Governor Romney for president because we know that with his experience he will make sure that we get ... Read more...

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Hockey India to appoint foreign expert

June 1st, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) decided to form a five-member committee to look for a foreign expert for the Indian team. The decision came after HI reviewed the ... Read more...

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Apex court, BJP question CVC’s appointment, Moily meets PM (Roundup)

January 28th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The BJP Thursday launched a sharp attack on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the appointment of P.J. Thomas as the Central Vigilance Commissioner, saying the "trail" ... Read more...

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TRS postpones rally due to Andhra rains

December 8th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 8 (IANS) Heavy rains for the past two days have forced the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) to postpone its public meeting scheduled for Thursday in Warangal district of Andhra ... Read more...

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Maoists posters found on Kolkata Raj Bhavan gate

July 31st, 2010 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) Maoist posters were found pasted on one of the gates of the West Bengal governor's house here Friday night, causing a stir. Police said the posters were put up ... Read more...

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Sexual harassment charge: Teammates to be quizzed

July 22nd, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Hockey India committee looking into allegations of sexual harrasment against former women's hockey team coach M.K Kaushik will also talk to some of the players who ... Read more...

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Expert panel suggests sweeping changes in takeover norms

July 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) An expert panel Monday asked the markets regulator to hike the minimum bid for corporate takeovers from 15 percent to 25 percent, which experts say will change the ... Read more...

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Sponsorship will make us self reliant: BAI

February 20th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Badminton Association of India (BAI) president V.K Verma Saturday said its new sponsorship deal with Premier Brands will make it "self reliant" in terms of finances and ... Read more...

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MCD sets up committee for master plan’s implementation

November 16th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Monday announced the formation of an 11-member committee for timely implementation of the Delhi Master Plan 2021, which includes wide-scale redevelopment ... Read more...

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No Final decision on action against Naxals, say Sources

September 24th, 2009 - 12:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept. 23 (ANI): Union Home Mnister Chidambaramhas suggested that government will launch an all out offensive against the maoists.The Govewrnent sources, however, have said that Government has not yet zeroed ... Read more...

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Joint monitoring commitee meets to review swine flu situation

June 13th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 13(ANI): The joint monitoring committee constituted by of the health ministry was held here on Saturday to chart the potential course of swine flu in view of the 15 ... Read more...

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Raghavan panel reaches Himachal to probe ragging death

April 9th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 9 (IANS) A three-member commitee of the Supreme Court Thursday reached Himachal Pradesh to probe the death of a first-year medical student last month allegedly due to ragging. Aman Kachru, 19, ... Read more...

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Government mulls ombudsman for rural job scheme

May 1st, 2008 - 9:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Plagued by grievances and discrepancies in the working of its flagship rural job guarantee scheme, the union ministry of rural development Thursday set up a commitee to ... Read more...

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