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FICCI wants draft land acquisition bill revised


January 1st, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) The government should review provisions of the draft Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Bill, 2011 to make it viable for the industry to acquire land ... Read more...

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Want strong but accountable Lokpal: CPI-M


December 27th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday criticised the Lokpal bill as full of "loopholes" and demanded a strong law that envisages setting up of ... Read more...

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Comprehensive law needed for judges: Parliamentary panel


August 30th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A parliamentary panel Tuesday stressed the need for a "comprehensive law on judges' appointmenst", noting the present draft of the bill only addresses the issue ... Read more...

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Americans divided over Obama’s health care reforms: Poll


February 26th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Americans seem to be divided on health care reforms, with 46 percent of voters saying that the bill should be passed this year, while over 50 percent wanting ... Read more...

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Vote On Health Care Reform Passed For Debate


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Nov.22,(THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Senate voted to move the health care bill to move it further up the proceedings for being passed. All the Senators including the Democrats and ... Read more...

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Ex-Alaska Governor Palin says no to politics of health reform


August 10th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.10 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has said that while some aspects of the healthcare proposals forwarded by the Obama administration are disturbing, she urged reform opponents to not ... Read more...

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Obama urges Democrats to avert economic catastrophe


February 6th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Williamsburg (Virginia, US), Feb.6 (ANI): President Barack Obama has appealed to Democrats to take action to get the US economy back on track. Pushing his plan for a mix of spending and ... Read more...

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Youth organisation campaigns against criminals in politics (Superseding earlier story)


January 4th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Determined to do its bit to punch out crime from politics, an organisation of youngsters has launched a campaign that props up hoardings across the capital saying ... Read more...

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Youth group campaigns against criminals in politics


January 4th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Determined to do its bit to punch out crime from politics, a group of youngsters has launched a campaign that props up hoardings across the capital saying ... Read more...

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Soon, womens sex contracts to save men from false rape allegations


April 3rd, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr 3 (ANI): Men Down Under will be carrying sex contracts in their pockets, if an Aussie politician has her way.South Australian MP Ann Bressington has suggested that women should ... Read more...

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