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Encroachers clash with police in Noida (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Sep 10 (IANS) Angry villagers in Haibatpur in Noida extension Monday fought a pitched battle with the police and Greater Noida Development Authority (GNDA) workers when an anti-encroachment squad ... Read more...

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‘Rural jobs, housing schemes not functioning optimally’


August 3rd, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Lack of monitoring and flaws in implementastion in the government's rural jobs and housing schemes have stymied their potential, a member of the National Human ... Read more...

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Abandoned pit: Gurgaon contractor gets notice


July 10th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 9 (IANS) Power utility Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Ltd. (DHBVN) has served a termination notice on the contractor in charge of the two constructions sites of the ... Read more...

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Chawla pots snooker title


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 23 (IANS) Kamal Chawla, the 32-year old from Bhopal and India No.2, saw off a late challenge from Kolkata's Sourav Kothari to win 6-4 in the final of ... Read more...

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Snooker: Sourav Kothari waltzes into final


June 23rd, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 22 (IANS) Sourav Kothari from Kolkata pulled off a merited 5-1 win over Noppon Saengkham of Thailand to make a grand entry into the Kences Constructions-ASCA International Snooker ... Read more...

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Kothari ousts Habib to make last 8


June 21st, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Kolkata's Sourav Kothari held off a late surge from top seed and local hero Rafath Habib to win 4-2 and enter the quarter-finals of the Kences ... Read more...

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World Champion Ayouri to play in Chennai snooker event


June 16th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) Hossein Vafei Ayouri from Iran, the current IBSF World champion and Asian Under-21 title holder, will be the star attraction along with Indian champion Aditya Mehta ... Read more...

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Maya ruins buried under Mexican highway preserved


June 7th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, June 7 (IANS/EFE) Mexican authorities have preserved an archaeological area with several Maya buildings more than 1,500 years old that were buried under a highway in the Yucatan ... Read more...

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Defence ministry to relax century-old land laws


May 28th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Conceding to public demand, India's defence ministry has begun amending century-old laws of the British era to accommodate the needs of present times when civilian ... Read more...

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GDA suspends three officials for corruption


May 19th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad: May 19 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) Saturday suspended two eingineers and a clerk for their alleged involvement in a scam and for violating building bylaws. It also ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro bags Rs.2,592 crore orders


May 19th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Engineering and constructions major Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Friday said it has bagged orders worth Rs.2,592 crore during the first quarter of 2012-13 for construction of ... Read more...

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Kashmir court orders takeover of farmhouse at Dachigam Park


May 15th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 15 (IANS) In a significant development, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Tuesday ordered the state government to take over the farmhouse coming up outside the Dachigam National ... Read more...

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Suri murder accused owns lands worth Rs.140 crore


May 4th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 4 (IANS) The prime accused in the murder of gangster Gangula Suryanarayana Reddy alias Suri owns lands worth over Rs.140 crore and was involved in many settlements including ... Read more...

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Shimla’s green belts in peril


April 28th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 28 (IANS) Shimla's last few sprawling green belts are in peril. A political decision to allow construction in the green zones -- the only surviving lungs in the ... Read more...

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China replaces airport fee with civil aviation fund


April 17th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 17 (IANS) Passengers need to pay for a civil aviation development fund when taking flights in China instead of the airport construction fee, the country's finance ministry announced ... Read more...

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As winter ends, blossoms herald spring in Kashmir


March 26th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 26 (IANS) Like a typical Kashmiri, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has not missed noticing the first blossom of spring after one of Kashmir Valley's most bitter winters."The blossom-laden ... Read more...

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India protests against Pakistan constructing border bunkers


March 14th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Pakistan has constructed over 1,600 bunkers, towers, posts and outposts along its border with India, prompting New Delhi to lodge protests with Islamabad, the Rajya ... Read more...

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2G case: Court notice to government on property attachment


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government on a plea filed by a construction company challenging an Enforcement Directorate (ED) order ... Read more...

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CWG graft case: Two accused granted bail (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) A CBI special court here hearing a corruption case related to the 2010 Commonwealth Games Thursday granted bail to two officials of a company and ... Read more...

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CWG scam: Decision on Reddy’s bail plea Feb 16


February 15th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court hearing a corruption case of the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) Wednesday listed for Thursday its order on ... Read more...

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CWG case: District judge adjourns hearing till Feb 21


February 10th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) The Delhi district judge Friday adjourned, till Feb 21, hearing a corruption case in the 2010 Commonwealth Games referred to it from a special court ... Read more...

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National cue sports meet: Varsha in line for triple crown


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 22 (IANS) Local challenger Arya Pimpale and defending champion Varsha Sanjeev entered the final of the sub-junior girls snooker event in the Manisha Constructions National Billiards and Snooker ... Read more...

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Titles for Rawat, Varsha in National Cue Sports


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 21 (IANS) Delhi's Laxman Rawat scored two back to back wins in the semi-final league to claim the junior snooker title, while Varsha Sanjeev of Karnataka annexed the ... Read more...

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Rawat upsets Renthlei in junior snooker


January 20th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 20 (IANS) Laxman Rawat of Delhi upset holder and top seeded Lalrina Renthlei (Mizoram) 4-1 in the semifinal league of the junior snooker event in the Manisha Constructions ... Read more...

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Sachdev, Jain advance in junior national snooker


January 18th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 18 (IANS) Qualifiers Rahul Sachdev of Maharashtra and Rishit Jain of Delhi scored 3-1 wins to enter the second round of the junior snooker event in the Manisha ... Read more...

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Kite flying always excited me: Dilip Kumar (Movie Snippets)


January 15th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) While the nation celebrated Makar Sankranti and Pongal Sunday, veteran actor Dilip Kumar recalled the time when he used to spend festive day flying ... Read more...

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Protest in Chhattisgarh capital against toll plaza


January 11th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 11 (IANS) People in this Chhattisgarh capital Wednesday stepped up their protest against a leading road construction company for trying to illegally setting up a toll plaza.Dozens of ... Read more...

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CWG scam: Bail denied to Bhanot, four others (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) A special CBI court here Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC) secretary general Lalit Bhanot and four others accused ... Read more...

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Punj Lloyd bags road project in Kenya


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Construction and engineering company Punj Lloyd Thursday said it has bagged a road project worth $54 million (Rs.285 crore) in Kenya."Highways segment is going to be ... Read more...

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2008 Bihar floods caused by faulty construction: Nepali ex-minister


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The 2008 floods in Bihar were not due to an increase in the volume of water in the Kosi river but faulty construction by corrupt ... Read more...

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L&T; bags orders worth Rs.1,629 crore


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 2 (IANS) Engineering and constructions major Larsen and Toubro Wednesday said that its building and factories segment has bagged orders worth Rs.1,629 crore during the past four months."A ... Read more...

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L&T; Construction bags Rs.1,015 crore quarterly order


September 19th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Engineering and constructions major Larsen and Toubro (L&T;) Monday said its construction division -- L&T; Construction -- had bagged orders worth Rs.1,015 crore during the ... Read more...

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Himachal wants five roads to be national highways


September 13th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 13 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Tuesday requested the central government to declare five roads in the state as national highways to strengthen the road network in rural areas.The demand ... Read more...

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2,000-year-old palace discovered in Mexico


September 2nd, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 2 (IANS/EFE) A team of Mexican specialists discovered remnants of a 2,000-year-old Mayan palace at an archaeological site in the southeastern state of Chiapas."The discovery constitutes the ... Read more...

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CWG scam: CBI attaches properties of absconders (Lead)


August 3rd, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday attached the properties of three accused in the Commonwealth Games' timing, scoring and results (TSR) equipment contract scam, ... Read more...

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