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India, Russia to focus on n-energy, defence during summit


December 7th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India and Russia will focus on expanding nuclear energy cooperation and building on their long-standing military ties during the three-day visit of Indian Prime ... Read more...

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No proposal from government: Kejriwal


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) As activist Anna Hazare's fast for a strong anti-corruption bill entered its seventh day Monday, Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal said they had not received ... Read more...

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Funds remain main worry for expanding India’s rail network


February 25th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Despite a record investment of Rs.57,630 crore ($12.7 billion), proposed by Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee in her latest rail budget, funding projects for the world's second ... Read more...

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Mediators seek more time for abducted collector’s release


February 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (ANI): The two mediators, human right activists and academicians G. Hargopal and R. Someswar Rao have said that more time was needed to secure the release of abducted Malkangiri ... Read more...

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Malkangiri Collector abduction: Talks between mediators, govt. begin


February 20th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (ANI): Formal talks between Orissa Government and mediators, Professors Hargopal and R Someswar Rao started here today to release Malkangiri District Collector R V Krishna and junior engineer Pabitra ... Read more...

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Malkangiri Collector abduction: Negotiations likely to start today


February 20th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (ANI): In a bid to secure the release of Malkangiri District Collector R V Krishna from the Maoists, the mediators are likely to kick off the negotiations with the ... Read more...

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No concrete proposal to waive off Punjab’s debt: Badal


October 19th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 19 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Tuesday denied that there was any concrete proposal from the central government on waiving the state's nearly Rs.35,000 crore loan."There is no ... Read more...

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No decision on Shipping Corp divestment: Minister


March 15th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The government told parliament Monday that it hasn't decided on selling stake in the Shipping Corp of India (SCI), a state-run navratna. "As of now, we don't have ... Read more...

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Bengal to talk to Tatas on Singur land after railway proposal


December 16th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) The West Bengal government Tuesday ruled out immediate termination of the lease of automobile major Tata Motors on the abandoned Singur plot and said talks would be ... Read more...

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Centre should write proposal for talks: top Maoist leader


November 11th, 2009 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) Asserting that they were ready for a ceasefire, the Maoists Tuesday night said the central government should come out with a written proposal for dialogue, and rebutted ... Read more...

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Air India losses could touch Rs.5,000 crore: Patel


July 7th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Cash-strapped national carrier Air India is expected to register a loss of Rs.5,000 crore last fiscal, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel told parliament Tuesday. "Nacil (National Aviation ... Read more...

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Air India employees to go on strike over non-payment of salaries


July 2nd, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): Employees of India's flagship carrier Air India have announced they will be on strike for two hours on Friday in protest against the non-payment of salaries.Air India ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves IBSA MoU on Human Settlements Development


February 5th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has accorded ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) on Cooperation in the field ... Read more...

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LJP begins finalizing candidates for LS elections in Bihar


January 26th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.26 (ANI): Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), which is one of the members of the Congress party-led United Progressive Alliance, has started finalizing its seats that it plans to contest ... Read more...

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We are prepared to give India uranium: Kazakhstan foreign minister (Interview)


October 16th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, Oct 16 (IANS) Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Minister Nurian Yermekbayev says his country is prepared to supply uranium to India to fuel its growing nuclear energy requirements."We are waiting for a concrete ... Read more...

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Jammu agitators insist on ‘concrete proposal’ for talks (Lead)


August 17th, 2008 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 17 (IANS) The Shri Amarnath Sangharsh Samiti, leading the agitation for restoring land to the Amarnath shrine board, Sunday insisted on "concrete proposals" for talks with Jammu and Kashmir Governor ... Read more...

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Talks fail, Jammu agitation to continue (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2008 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 9 (IANS) Hopes of an end to violent protests in Jammu were dashed when talks here Saturday between an all-party national delegation and the group spearheading the agitation demanding land ... Read more...

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Army called in curfew-bound Jammu


August 2nd, 2008 - 11:07 am ICT by ANI
Jammu/ Samba, Aug 2 (ANI): The Army was called last night in the Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir in order to ensure that no further violent protest takes place in ... Read more...

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Abdullah, Mufti forced to stay in airport by protestors


August 1st, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 1 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah and People's Democratic Party leader Mehbooba Mufti, who had come here to attend an all party ... Read more...

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Abdullah, Mufti forced to stay in airport by agitators (Lead)


August 1st, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 1 (IANS) National Conference leader and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah and People's Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti, who arrived here for an all-party meeting, were forced ... Read more...

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No more talks with Jammu and Kashmir governor: agitators


August 1st, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 1 (IANS) The leaders of the Amarnath Yatra Sangarsh Samiti (AYSS), a conglomerate of 30 groups spearheading an agitation for allocation of land to the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board, Friday ... Read more...

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India wants not just China, but others to join Iran pipeline


May 28th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) India is open to China joining the tri-nation pipeline that seeks to bring Iranian gas to its territory via Pakistan, and is keen that other countries also ... Read more...

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UN seeks agriculture renaissance while fighting food crisis


May 25th, 2008 - 8:46 am ICT by admin
By J.T. Nguyen New York, May 25 (DPA) With food and energy prices already spiralling upwards, the UN fears a defeat of its plans to eliminate poverty and hunger. One solution is an ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama willing to go to China if there is a concrete proposal


March 20th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
Dharamsala, Mar 20 (ANI): Tibetan religious leader the Dalai Lama on Thursday said that he is willing to go to Beijing, but if some concrete proposal comes from the Chinese Government. ... Read more...

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India not pursuing Asian gas grid project: minister


March 13th, 2008 - 10:23 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The $22 billion (Rs.880 billion) Asian gas grid project envisaged by Mani Shankar Aiyar as petroleum minister in 2005 seems to be dead with the central government ... Read more...

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Proposed AIFF academy faces obstacles


March 11th, 2008 - 8:46 pm ICT by admin
Margao, March 11 (IANS) The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) ambitious plan of setting up a National Football Academy in Goa has run into trouble with locals who are up in arms ... Read more...

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Mayawati to meet PM Monday


February 18th, 2008 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
Lucknow, Feb 17 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is expected to take up her oft-repeated demand for financial help for the state when she meets Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday. Her ... Read more...

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