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Teaching a lesson to the Badal government (Punjab Newsletter)

December 9th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 9 (IANS) Self-immolation, jumping from 90-foot-high water tanks and getting involved in slapgate may not be the lessons that teachers in Punjab are supposed to give to school ... Read more...

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Another shutdown hits life in Telangana

August 10th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Another shutdown Wednesday in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh called by a student group, demanding jobs for locals in the police department here, brought normal ... Read more...

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Blame sedentary jobs for piling on fat

May 30th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (IANS) The global obesity epidemic today may be linked to sedentary jobs, as they hardly involve any physical effort, says a study. Only one-fifth of private jobs ... Read more...

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No jobs to dam displaced Maharashtrians: Kamat

April 28th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 28 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat Thursday ruled out government jobs for members of 630 Maharashtrian families displaced during the construction of the inter-state Tillari dam two ... Read more...

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One killed in Iraq protest

February 17th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 17 (IANS) One protestor was killed and over 20 were injured Thursday in a demonstration in Iraq's Kurdistan region, Xinhua reported.Hundreds of protestors took to the streets at the Al-Aaray ... Read more...

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Protesters halt BALCO’s bauxite shipment

January 23rd, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 22 (IANS) Hundreds of youths led by a Congress legislator halted shipment of bauxite Saturday to aluminium major Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (BALCO) in Chhattisgarh's Surguja district, demanding jobs for ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists train guns on yet another Indian firm

December 11th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 11 (IANS) Continuing their policy of obstructing Indian investors, Nepal's former Maoist guerrillas Saturday trained their guns on yet another Indo-Nepal joint venture, threatening to bring it to a halt.The ... Read more...

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Kirsten gets the ‘Wright’ stuff for Indian coaching

November 4th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Nov.4 (ANI): The Indian cricket team's South African coach Gary Kirsten credits former New Zealand captain and ex-coach John Wright for providing him with insights on how to approach one of ... Read more...

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Five mn Argentines look for love on web

June 29th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 29 (IANS/EFE) About five million Argentines look for a girlfriend or boyfriend through online dating services, with about 50,000 users a day, a media report said. Argentina has 22 ... Read more...

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More exercise leads to less obesity - often, but not always

May 21st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Contrary to the popular belief that more exercise is more beneficial for being fit, an Indiana University study has found that this conventional wisdom applies primarily to white ... Read more...

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Police baton charge Lucknow teachers

February 23rd, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Feb 23 (ANI): Police resorted to a baton-charge here on Monday to control a mob of unemployed aspiring teachers who were demanding jobs.Graduates of B.Ed (Bachelors of Education) and B.P.Ed ... Read more...

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Candidates claiming ’success’ in police recruitment test protest in Patna

November 16th, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 16(ANI): Scores of candidates claiming success in a police recruitment test held in 2004, protested in Patna on Monday demanding jobs in the department.According to reports, the protestors had ... Read more...

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Dutch set to raise legal retirement age to 67

October 16th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Oct 16 (DPA) The Dutch are to raise the legal retirement age from 65 to 67, media reports said Friday. From 2020, the retirement age will be raised to 66, and from ... Read more...

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Protest against unemployment, poor governance in Kupwara

October 12th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kupwara (J-K), Oct. 12 (ANI): People in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Monday staged a protest against the selection of "outsiders", mostly from Jammu district, for openings in district cadres of ... Read more...

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Working women sleep less than men, shows study

August 11th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Women working full-time sleep less than men as they shoulder dual responsibility of office and home, a study said. The study conducted by Professor David Maume of the University ... Read more...

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Kashmiri Pandits welcome jobs package, others cry foul

August 11th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 11 (IANS) Kashmiri Pandits are overjoyed at the announcement of 15,000 jobs for community members who migrated from the Kashmir Valley due to the threat of militancy, but many others ... Read more...

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Many injured as police baton charge job seekers

July 11th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 11 (IANS) At least a dozen people were injured Saturday when police baton charged a group of nearly 40 seekers of government jobs trying to force their way into the ... Read more...

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25 held for attacking Jharkhand cement factory

October 24th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 24 (IANS) Twenty-five people, including nine women, have been arrested for attacking and torching the under-construction Jaypee Cement factory in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said Friday."We have arrested 25 people ... Read more...

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Ex-professional female footie star turns erotic dancer to make ends meet

October 22nd, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Oct 22 (ANI): Eva Roob, an ex-professional womens football player, became an erotic dancer after she found that she could not make ends meet with her meagre football salary.Roob, who ... Read more...

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Mental exercise can help protect against Alzheimers impact

October 21st, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Individuals having a sound educational background and those associated with mentally demanding occupations are less vulnerable to memory loss prior to developing Alzheimer''s disease, says a new ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi champions farmers’ cause in Jhansi

April 19th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Jhansi, Apr 19 (ANI) Congress General Secretary and Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi has taken up the cause of debt-ridden farmers in Uttar Pradesh. On the last leg of his three-day tour ... Read more...

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Slain militants’ families in Kashmir demand proper rehabilitation

February 17th, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Feb 17 (ANI): Families of militants killed in police encounters staged a protest demonstration here today and demanded proper rehabilitation from the Government. Holding banners and placards, protesters shouted slogans demanding rehabilitation ... Read more...

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Pro Kannada activists ransack railway stations, reservation centres In Bangalore

February 15th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Feb 15 (ANI): A pro Kannada organisation demanding jobs for locals in the South Western Railways from Union Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, on Thursday, ransacked reservation centres at the Cantonment and ... Read more...

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166 Forward Bloc activists arrested as violence rocks Kolkata, parts of West Bengal

February 6th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb.6 (ANI): Violence rocked most parts of Kolkata on Wednesday during a Left Bloc shutdown, a day after police at Dinhata opened fire on protesters demanding jobs and the cancellation of ... Read more...

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