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Indian parliamentarians for a global parliament at UN

May 17th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) In order to improve the democratic character of global governance, Indian parliamentarians have lent their support to a global campaign for the creation of ... Read more...

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WCD Ministry committed towards socio-economic empowerment of women

March 8th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8 (ANI): Women and Child Development (WCD) Minister Krishna Tirath on the occasion of 'International Women's Day' today said her ministry is committed towards the socio-economic empowerment of women.Addressing ... Read more...

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Honeybees can give humans a lesson in democracy

October 3rd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): A Cornell biologist has revealed that when honeybees seek a new home, they choose the best site through a democratic process that humans would do well to emulate.In ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Effective local bodies can counter Maoist threat: PM

April 24th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Effective functioning of panchayati raj institutions in remote and backward areas of the country will help deal with problems like Maoism, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said ... Read more...

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Only promoting Gujarat, not Modi, says Bachchan

March 26th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Brushing aside the Congress' criticism over his agreeing to become brand ambassador of the BJP-ruled Gujarat, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has said he would be working ... Read more...

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Indian influence at work in Afghan intelligence: Musharraf

November 9th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 9 (ANI): Former President Pervez Musharraf has said that Indian influence can be seen at work in the Afghan intelligence network, which routinely blames Pakistan for harbouring Afghan Taliban, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Salman Khursheed clarifies his stand on pay structure of company executives

October 5th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5(ANI): Corporate Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed on Monday clarified his stand on companies paying exorbitant salaries to top company executives and managers, and said that the Government welcomes the ... Read more...

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Brown accused of betraying Britain

July 18th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has been accused of betraying the country with a grubby surrender to Brussels by ratifying the Lisbon Treaty.The Government secretly ratified the ... Read more...

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Be transparent, China tells employees

March 25th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Beijing, March 25 (IANS) Chinese government employees were Tuesday urged to be transparent and improve supervisory systems. The edict forms part of regulations China's State Council, or cabinet, has come out with ... Read more...

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China issues guidelines for employees

March 25th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 25 (Xinhua) China's State Council, or the cabinet, Tuesday published regulations for the guidance of its employees. They cover general principles of administration, employees' responsibilities, implementation of decision made and ... Read more...

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