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No political instability in Pakistan: Envoy


January 13th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 13 (IANS) Denying any political instability in his country, Pakistan's envoy to India Friday said there was a need to create a congenial environment to develop sustainable long-term ... Read more...

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Maoist sympathisers doubt Mamata’s commitment to peace talks


October 15th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) Maoist sympathisers and pro-ultra activists Saturday scoffed at the seven-day ultimatum West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has given to the Left-wing extremists to choose ... Read more...

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‘Bengal committed to peace with Maoists’


September 30th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) The West Bengal government is committed to its efforts for peace talks with the Maoists, a member of the team of interlocutors appointed by Chief ... Read more...

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Trinamool leader killed by Maoists


September 20th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) A Trinamool Congress leader was killed by Maoists in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said Tuesday. An enraged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called it ... Read more...

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Mamata raising another Salwa Judum: Maoist sympathiser


September 19th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) Litterateur and Maoist sympathiser Varavara Rao Monday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of raising an armed group similar to Salwa Judum, the anti-Maoist ... Read more...

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UAE, Victoria discuss bilateral ties


August 5th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 4 (IANS/WAM) The UAE's ambassador to Australia and New Zealand Ali Nasser Al Nuaimi and Alex Chernov, governor of Australia's Victoria state, have discussed ways to increase bilateral ... Read more...

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Confident of strengthened trade ties with Bengal: US official


June 17th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) A top US diplomat Friday exuded confidence in the commitment of West Bengal's new regime to developing bilateral commercial ties but said the region faced ... Read more...

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Lack of congenial environment forced Singur closure: Tata Motors


June 14th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) Rebutting West Bengal government's reference to the Tata Motors' "non-commissioning and abandoning" of the small car project in Singur as a reason for taking back the ... Read more...

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Indian foundrymen demand government’s support


February 14th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Feb 14 (IANS) The foundry sector, the mother industry that feeds various other trades like automotives, auto-components, engineering goods, sanitary fittings, oil and natural gas exploration, textiles and railways, ... Read more...

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Punjab’s business clusters to create 5 lakh jobs


December 5th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 5 (IANS) In a bid to ensure inclusive growth and increase employment opportunities, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) will develop 15 business clusters in different ... Read more...

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‘Congenial environment for peace talks yet to be created’


October 13th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 13 (IANS) Jailed chairman of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) Arabinda Rajkhowa said here Wednesday that a congenial environment for beginning formal peace talks with the government ... Read more...

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West Bengal farmers expect good jute production this year


June 27th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), June 27 (ANI): Jute farmers in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri District are expecting a good production this year as the area has received good rainfall."This time, we have good rain ... Read more...

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Maoists should follow process of dialogue, says CPI-M


March 7th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) The Maoists should follow proper procedure for negotiating with the government and establish a congenial environment before participating in any kind of dialogue, the Communist Party of India-Marxist ... Read more...

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No political meaning to Pawar-Thackery meeting: NCP


February 8th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Monday sought to play down party president and union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar's meeting with Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, saying it ... Read more...

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President Patil for more qualitative, inclusive education system


January 8th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Amravati (Mahashtra), Jan 8 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Friday said the country's education system should be more inclusive and qualitative to face the challenges of the 21st century. "The current challenge is ... Read more...

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Gorkhaland stir, blockades could affect talks, warns Bengal


December 16th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) The West Bengal government Wednesday said the ongoing agitation by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) for a separate Gorkhaland state could affect the congenial environment before the Dec ... Read more...

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Winged beauties and the city: Butterfly park for Chandigarh


September 7th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Sep 7 (IANS) It promises to be an incredible sight - winged beauties of 100 species, collected from across the world, fluttering around on the outskirts of Chandigarh! ... Read more...

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Ireland wooing Indian enterprises


August 18th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 18 (IANS) Ireland is "the safest gateway" for Indian corporates to enter the European market and is ready to provide "any kind of help" to Indian investors, a diplomat from ... Read more...

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West Bengal government welcomes GJM’s hunger strike call-off


February 15th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) The West Bengal government Sunday welcomed the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha's (GJM) decision to withdraw the indefinite hunger strike in Darjeeling Hills, and hoped that the hill-based party would ... Read more...

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No solution to Singur impasse in sight


September 21st, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Nineteen days have passed since Tata Motors suspended work at its Nano plant at Singur in West Bengal but no solution to the deadlock seems in sight.Operations were ... Read more...

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Tata Motors welcomes West Bengal government’s Singur package (Lead)


September 14th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) Auto major Tata Motors in a statement Sunday said it appreciated the West Bengal government's initiative for people whose land was acquired for its Nano small car project ... Read more...

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Tatas to continue suspension of work at Nano plant (Second Lead)


September 8th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) Saying there was "limited clarity" on the outcome of the talks between the West Bengal government and the Trinamool Congress-led protesters, Tata Motors Monday said it would continue ... Read more...

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HIV-hit children offer prayers to Goddess Durga in West Bengal


November 14th, 2007 - 2:31 am ICT by admin
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