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Women tend to clam up when outnumbered


September 19th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Women tend to clam up when they are outnumbered by men, especially in group discussions to solve problems, suggests a new study."Women have something unique and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India for navigational freedom in South China Sea (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) India Saturday called for freedom of navigation though the South China Sea where Beijing has territorial disputes with other countries.Defence Minister A.K. Antony made the ... Read more...

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Will try to build consensus on NCTC: PM


April 17th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said the central government is trying to "build consensus" with the states over setting up of the National Counter ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Southern states to meet in Bangalore on 12th Plan approach paper


June 9th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 8 (IANS) The Planning Commission will hold discussions with the five southern states June 10-11 here on issues to be included in the approach paper on the 12th ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

As parties play politics of land, divides deepen (Roundup)


May 12th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) A new law for better compensation to farmers will be introduced, the government announced Thursday, as the politics over land sharpened with Congress workers ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Government to bring in new land acquisition law: Chidambaram (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Amid the raging unrest over land acquisition in parts of Uttar Pradesh, the government Thursday said it would bring in a new land acquisition ... Read more...

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Government to bring in new land acquisition law: Chidambaram


May 12th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The government was all set to bring in a new land acquisition law for better compensation and rehabilitation to farmers, Home Minister P. Chidambaram ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Krishna confirms meeting with Qureshi in Islamabad on July 15


May 11th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Islamabad, May 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Tuesday confirmed that he will be visiting Islamabad on July 15 for talks with his Pakistan counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi.Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Obama discusses court pick with lawmakers


April 22nd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): President Barack Obama has debated about the substitution for the Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens with key Republican and Democrat bosses. Justice Stevens, who ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

French diplomat to oversee UN aid work in Pakistan


August 25th, 2009 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 25 (Xinhua) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Monday announced the appointment of Jean-Maurice Ripert of France as head of its humanitarian assistance programme in Pakistan. Ripert is expected to work ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Washington Post first of the blocks in endorsing Obama as president


October 17th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.17 (ANI): The Washington Post has taken the lead among American dailies in declaring Senator Barack Obama as the man most likely to be the 44th President of the United ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Wall Street bail out fate unclear as Bush meets presidential candidates, Congress


September 26th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.26 (ANI): The fate of the Bush administration''s 700 billion dollar bailout package is still in suspense, even after the president met presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama, and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘India needs to improve food product standards’


July 12th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) India needs to improve the standards of its food products to acquire a competitive edge in the global market, says Sanjay Dave, the first ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Linking rivers in western India


July 9th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 9 (ANI): Presiding over the 24th annual general meeting of National Water Development Agency, Water Resources Minister Prof. Saifuddin Soz today promised the Governments commitment to remove the ... Read more...

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Expedite India-US nuke deal, says France


June 26th, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Asking India to expedite the India-US nuclear deal, France Thursday said the deal is not just a bilateral treaty but a package deal which will open new ... Read more...

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Major economic issues stare new coalition govt in Pakistan


March 17th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar 17 (ANI): The three major coalition partners of the to-be-formed federal government in Pakistan, namely the PPP, the PML-N and the ANP, are said to be devising their future ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Global symposium on conflict begins in Delhi


March 13th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) A global seminar on conflict transformation will begin here Friday that will bring around 40 scholars from around the world to speak on peace building, particularly in ... Read more...

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