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Supply to Delhi water plant improves


June 17th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The water level at the Wazirabad treatment plant here has risen marginally after a Haryana official visited the unit the day before, the Delhi government ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan seeks Vijayan’s removal from CPI-M post


May 20th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 20 (IANS) Veteran Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader and former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan has asked the party's national leadership to remove his rival Pinarayi Vijayan ... Read more...

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Post Antony report, Congress mends ways


May 5th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 5 (IANS) The findings of Congress leader A.K. Antony's "post mortem" report on the party's humiliating election rout in Goa in March already appears to have had ... Read more...

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Antony panel to look into poll debacle in Punjab, Goa


April 7th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) After a review of its performance in Uttar Pradesh by party general secretary Rahul Gandhi, the Congress has formed a panel headed by Defence ... Read more...

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Army chief blames ‘rogue elements’ for creating wedge


March 30th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Sounding a conciliatory note over the controversies relating to him, Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh Friday blamed "rogue elements" for trying to create ... Read more...

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Police baton charge injures scribes, cop suspended


December 13th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 13 (IANS) Two journalists were injured after being beaten up mercilessly by police trying to prevent mediapersons from entering a private nursing home where a patient had ... Read more...

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Kamat sold out to real estate lobby: Goa church


December 1st, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 1 (IANS) The Goa church Thursday rejected a much touted futuristic land use plan formulated by the state government and accused Chief Minister Digambar Kamat of selling out ... Read more...

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US apologises for frisking Kalam in New York


November 13th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Nov 13 (IANS) Former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was frisked by the airport authorities in New York Sep 29, resulting in a strong Indian protest and a ... Read more...

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I welcome brickbats too: Chandy


July 5th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 5 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Tuesday said he welcomes criticism against him and his government with the same fervour as praise."Only with the criticisms can I ... Read more...

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Singur, Nandigram proved costly but Left still relevant: CPI-M (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday admitted that mistakes on Singur and Nandigram led to its "big" defeat in the West Bengal assembly polls but ... Read more...

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Singur, Nandigram proved costly but Left still relevant: CPI-M


June 12th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday admitted that mistakes on Singur and Nandigram led to its "big" defeat in the West Bengal assembly polls but ... Read more...

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Media termed me guilty, Thomas tells Supreme Court (Lead)


May 11th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Controversial former central vigilance commissioner (CVC) P.J. Thomas Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking a CBI probe into the "distorted reporting" by the media of ... Read more...

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IMF monitoring to avert future financial crisis


April 17th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) member countries including India have agreed to expand and deepen its surveillance of the global economy to identify largest systematic risks to ... Read more...

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Defence ministry rapped for loss in Scorpene submarine project


February 24th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Pressing for a fool-proof procedure for military acquisitions, a parliamentary committee Thursday rapped the defence ministry for not giving information on the financial loss suffered by ... Read more...

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Internal probe yet to find any wrongdoing: LIC


February 6th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Raghunathganj (West Bengal), Feb 5 (IANS) The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Saturday said an internal probe body has so far found no wrong-doing in its housing arm.Speaking to reporters on the ... Read more...

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PM for policies to end environmentally ‘damaging behaviour’ (Lead)


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) India must put in place a structure of regulatory policies that will prevent "potentially damaging behaviour" but not restore the "licence permit raj" in the country, ... Read more...

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PM wants to end environmentally damaging behaviour


February 3rd, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) India must put in place regulatory environment policies that will prevent "potentially damaging behaviour" but not retore the "license permit raj", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said ... Read more...

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PML-Q lays out five-point agenda for Pak Govt to resurrect nation’s economy


January 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 20(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Q has laid out its five-point action plan for the federal government to counter the economic meltdown that the country is currently facing.The PML-Q recipe includes ... Read more...

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Montek Ahluwalia not worried over decline in industrial production


January 12th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Wednesday said the country would end the current fiscal with targeted GDP growth of over 8.5 per cent, ... Read more...

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Correct steps will be taken to push up factory output: Mukherjee


January 12th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday promised to take corrective steps to push up factory output.He said the decline in industrial growth to 2.7 per ... Read more...

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Kanishka victims not after money, says campaigner


December 14th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 14 (IANS) As the Canadian government discusses ex-gratia compensation with the families of the Air India Kanishka bombing victims, the man who started this fight for justice says ... Read more...

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Fake currency printed in Pakistan circulating in Goa


November 4th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 4 (IANS) Fake Indian currency printed in Pakistan has made inroads into Goa, a police official said Thursday in the wake of Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) directive to ... Read more...

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Australia taking steps to check attacks on Indians: PM


October 30th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain On Board Air India One, Oct 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said he has been assured by Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard that corrective steps were being ... Read more...

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160 noise monitoring stations in India by next year


October 24th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) The government's pollution control watchdog wants to set up 160 noise monitoring stations across the country by the end of next year to keep track of sound ... Read more...

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October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Color the Town Pink!


October 4th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) October is the breast cancer awareness month and PPI is again painting the town in pink. The campaigning will start from October 1st till the 31st October throughout ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to review progress of infrastructure projects today


September 9th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will conduct a first quarter (April-June) review on the progress of five infrastructure sectors in a Cabinet meeting here today.So ... Read more...

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Left win in Bengal polls will virtually be a miracle: Bardhan (Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) A senior Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Monday said the ruling Left Front's victory in next year's West Bengal assembly polls would virtually be a "miracle". CPI ... Read more...

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Left win in Bengal polls will be a miracle: Bardhan


July 12th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) A senior Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Monday said the ruling Left Front's victory in next year's West Bengal assembly polls would be a "miracle". CPI general ... Read more...

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Humbled in Bengal polls, Left to take ‘corrective steps’


June 2nd, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 2 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front, vanquished by the opposition Trinamool Congress in the civic polls, Wednesday accepted the electoral verdict and promised to take corrective action after ... Read more...

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Indian economy to grow by 8.5 percent this year: Manmohan Singh


June 1st, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said the economy is expected to grow by 8.5 percent this fiscal year (2010-2011)."We are closely monitoring inflation. Price ... Read more...

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UPA-II touts economic growth, ‘new deal’ with rural India (Roundup)


June 1st, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday singled out resilience of the Indian economy in times of global meltdown as a signature achievement of UPA II's first year ... Read more...

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Indian economy performed best but concerns remain: PM (Lead)


June 1st, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Even as high inflation remains a major concern, India's economic performance has been the best in the world and every effort will be made to step ... Read more...

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Rising prices continue to be a matter of deep concern: Manmohan Singh


May 24th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday said that rising prices continue to be a matter of deep concern for his government."The government attaches the highest ... Read more...

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Super 30 demands fresh IIT-JEE, rejects remedial steps


May 3rd, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) Super 30, a Bihar-based free coaching centre for the poor, has demanded that the Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) be conducted again following blunders ... Read more...

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Spooky elements in ‘Antharathma’ entertain (Kannada film)


April 25th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Antharathma"; Cast: Mithun Tejaswi, Vishaka Singh, Rohan, Umashree and Rangayana Raghu; Producer-Director: Shankar B; Music Director: Giridhar Diwan; Rating: ** 1/2"Antharathma" is inspired by Swayze and Demi ... Read more...

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