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Fukushima ’caused mutant butterflies’ in Japan


August 15th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was recently reported that Fukushima Nuclear plant is affecting the breeding of butterflies. This was a report that was brought about by the scientist located in ... Read more...

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Nobbs vows to carry on as India’s hockey coach


August 14th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs Tuesday vowed to carry on even as he prepares a stinging report on the eight-time Olympic champions worst ever ... Read more...

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Social Security surplus to be gone by 2013


August 13th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Social Security is a project that has a lot of benefits to the babies and most of them have availed the benefits that come along with ... Read more...

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Factory output dips by 1.8 percent in June (Roundup)


August 9th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India's industrial output dropped 1.8 percent in June, the third time in four months, due to a sharp contraction in manufacturing production, government data ... Read more...

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India’s industrial output drops by 1.8 percent in June (Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India's industrial output dropped by 1.8 percent in June due to a sharp contraction in manufacturing production, government data showed Thursday. Factory output has ... Read more...

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Industrial output drops by 1.8 percent in June


August 9th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India's industrial output dropped by 1.8 percent in June due to a sharp contraction in manufacturing production, government data showed Thursday.The factory output has ... Read more...

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‘Urgent need to restore gender balance in J&K;’


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 22 (IANS) Expressing concern over the "alarming decline" in in Jammu and Kashmir's sex ratio - 883 females per 1,000 males - a minister said the government will ... Read more...

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Makers to be forced to recall energy inefficient products


May 23rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) is planning to force manufacturers of energy star rated consumer durables to recall their products till they achieve the promised ... Read more...

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Coca-Cola reassures product safety in China


May 1st, 2012 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 1 (IANS) The Coca-Cola Company has reassured its product safety after completing major corrective measures undertaken at the request of a quality watchdog in a Chinese ... Read more...

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Kerala lashes out at Rawal remarks on firing from ship


April 21st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 21 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Saturday lashed out at Additional Solicitor General Harin Rawal for his mark that the state government had no jurisdiction to ... Read more...

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Order reserved on plea seeking curb on ‘illegal charges’ by car dealers


March 21st, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea seeking a curb on the illegal charges, including logistic charges, loading and unloading charges, ... Read more...

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Jail riot in UP after prisoner’s death


March 21st, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 21 (IANS) Two jail officials were critically injured in Uttar Pradesh's Mau district when prisoners, outraged over the death of a 22-year-old inmate following alleged medical negligence, attacked ... Read more...

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EU suspends financial aid to Hungary due to its budget deficit


March 14th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS, Belgium (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) on Tuesday announced that it has decided to suspend the 495.2 million euros ($648 million) in scheduled commitments for Hungary due to the ... Read more...

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UP foodgrain scam: Apex court seeks CBI’s response (Lead)


March 14th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh government and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to respond to a plea seeking lifting of curbs ... Read more...

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Protect consumers against misleading ads: Minister


February 14th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Stating there is no need to control the media, the government Tuesday stressed on an enabling mechanism to curb misleading advertisements in order to protect ... Read more...

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Gen Singh also blames army for age row


January 31st, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Indian Army chief, General V.K. Singh, Tuesday agreed with Defence Minister A.K. Antony that the administrative branch of the force was to blame for ... Read more...

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Congress has good track record in dealing with graft: Pranab


January 25th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 25 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday said that the Congress has a unique track record in dealing with corruption which could not be said about ... Read more...

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Court seeks reply from car dealers on ‘illegal charges’ (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought a response from an association of car dealers over a plea seeking to curb the collection by its members ... Read more...

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Nobody to be blamed for India’s performance: Srikkanth


August 14th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) National cricket selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth Sunday ruled out fatigue behind India's dismal performance against England and said "nobody is to be blamed" for it.India ... Read more...

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TV channels beware, viewers watching your content


August 6th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Did you feel a certain episode in a TV serial was too hot to handle? Or did you feel disturbed by a violent scene? The ... Read more...

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Lack of pacers could spell crisis for Sri Lanka: Ratnayake


August 5th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka's chief cricket coach Rumesh Ratnayake warned that the country's cricket could face a massive crisis in the fast bowling department if corrective measures are ... Read more...

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Protect interests of tribals, panel tells Himachal


July 15th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 15 (IANS) The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes Friday took a serious view of acquisition of private lands of people settled in tribal areas for upcoming projects and ... Read more...

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Kribhco plant gets closure notice over buffalo deaths


July 7th, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 6 (IANS) The Gujarat Pollution Control Board has issued a 15-day closure notice on Krishak Bharti Cooperative Ltd (KRIBHCO) after it failed to explain the deaths of a ... Read more...

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Ministry orders withdrawal of offending text book


July 4th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Acting on reports that a Uttar Pradesh school text book carried the picture of Prophet Mohammed, which is against the tenet of Islam, Human Resource ... Read more...

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India has right foundation to grow 9-10 percent: PM


June 30th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said his government is not only committed to an inclusive growth of 9-10 percent but also believes the country ... Read more...

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AMU may get Indo-US energy centre


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, June 22 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) may soon host the Indo-US energy centre.Farooq Abdullah, minister for new and renewable energy, has promised to clear the project, ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s refusal to US may help ties: daily


June 13th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) Pakistan's refusal to the US to undertake joint military operations against Islamists can actually bring about a more meaningful bilateral cooperation, a newspaper said Monday.This "would ... 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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Azlan Shah debacle to be thoroughly reviewed: HI


May 16th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Monday said it will "thoroughly review" the team's poor performance in the Azlan Shah Cup and will not hesitate to take harsh ... Read more...

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Tripura’s Left government promises corrective measures


May 14th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 14 (IANS) Tripura's Left Front government, the only state where the Communists are in power after their ouster in West Bengal and Kerala, Saturday said it will ... Read more...

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Make trains rat-free, Congress leader requests Mamata


May 7th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) A Mumbai-based Congress leader Saturday requested Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee to take immediate steps to remove rats and insects causing problems of hygiene and ... Read more...

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Lenin replaces Mahatma’s name in Tripura textbook: Congress


April 25th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 25 (IANS) The Congress Monday charged Tripura's Left Front government with replacing the name of Mahatma Gandhi with that of Lenin in a chapter of a junior school ... Read more...

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Antrix-Devas deal political lapse: BJP


April 18th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday described as a "political lapse" Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrasekhar blaming "procedural lapses" for the controversial Antrix-Devas deal ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan writes to PM in support of Anna Hazare


April 6th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Film star Aamir Khan Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking him to pay "heed to the voice of Anna Hazare", who has ... Read more...

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US asks citizens to move out of Japan


March 17th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.17 (ANI): The United States has expressed alarm over Japan's nuclear crisis and urged Americans living within 80 kilometers of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to leave the area. The State ... Read more...

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