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Exploring stake sale in telecom towers arm: Ambani (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Reliance Communications will consider a stake sale in its telecom towers arm next year as part of a medium-term plan to reduce debt that has topped ... Read more...

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Exploring stake sale in telecom towers arm: Ambani


September 4th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Reliance Communications will consider selling a stake in its telecom towers arm as part of a definite medium-term plan to reduce debt that has topped nearly ... Read more...

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Don’t want to make any more films: Hema Malini


August 24th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nathdwara (Rajasthan), Aug 24 (IANS) Actress Hema Malini, whose last production and directorial venture "Tell Me O Kkhuda" failed at the box office, says she is in no mood ... Read more...

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L.N. Mishra killing: Plea to quash case dismissed (Lead)


August 17th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the petition of Ranjan Dwivedi, one of the accused in the 1975 assassination of then railway minister L.N. Mishra in ... Read more...

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I don’t believe in crash diets: Deepika Padukone


July 24th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Deepika Padukone's orange bikini scene from her latest film, "Cocktail", has been the talk of the town. The actress says the secret behind her perfect ... Read more...

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Focus is on maintaining my form: Mary Kom


July 21st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) India's five-time world champion female boxer M.C. Mary Kom said that she is fully prepared to take on the best pugilists at the London Olympic Games, ... Read more...

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Nobbs looks at positives from dismal Euro tour


July 21st, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs said Saturday that the team's poor performance during its European tour was just a learning process ahead of the 2012 ... Read more...

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Negligible progress on poll reforms, RTI plea reveals


June 21st, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Attempts to push for poll reforms are yet to yield the desired results despite an appeal by the Election Commission to the government, a ... Read more...

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French Open: Sania-Bhupathi in final, Paes-Vesnina knocked out (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi reached their maiden French Open mixed doubles final but Leander Paes and his Russian partner Elena Vesnina were knocked out ... Read more...

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Sania-Bhupathi sail into French Open final (Lead)


June 6th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi outplayed Galina Voskoboeva and Danielle Bracciali 6-4, 6-2 to enter the mixed doubles final at the French Open tennis tournament ... Read more...

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West Bengal in no hurry to repeal act


May 16th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) A West Bengal official Wednesday defended the government's decision not to repeal the Urban Land (Ceiling and Regulation) Act, an eyesore for developers, saying other ... Read more...

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Team unity key to Daredevils’ success: Sehwag


May 5th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils skipper Virender Sehwag said Saturday that it is the team unity that has been the key for the table toppers success in ... Read more...

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Market-based growth is new World Bank chief’s focus


April 17th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Market-based growth is a priority for every country, World Bank's new president Jim Yong Kim has said.Kim told BBC that capitalist "market-based growth is a ... Read more...

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Supreme Court decries abuse of court process by criminals


April 1st, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A Haryana-based black-marketeer sentenced to a one-year jail term kept filing petitions in various courts for over 12 years to delay his surrender. The Supreme ... Read more...

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Parliament panel asks railway to hike fares to ensure safety


March 5th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A parliamentary panel Monday suggested to Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi that the railways hike passenger fares and mobilise internal resources to ensure safety and modernisation ... Read more...

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Power bill waiver: Rs.3,900 crore arrears for Haryana


February 29th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 29 (IANS) A populist scheme in 2005 by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to waive off electricity bills worth nearly Rs.1,600 crore has left Haryana in the red. ... Read more...

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No political instability in Pakistan: Envoy


January 13th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 13 (IANS) Denying any political instability in his country, Pakistan's envoy to India Friday said there was a need to create a congenial environment to develop sustainable long-term ... Read more...

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‘Shyloo’ not as good as original, but watchable (Kannada Movie Review)


December 11th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shyloo"; Cast: Ganesh, Bhama, Rangayana Raghu, Suchayeendra Prasad and Suresh Chandra; Producer: K. Manju; Director: S. Narayan; Composer: Jessie Gift; Camera: Jagadish Waali; Rating: ** 1/2Remaking movies is a not ... Read more...

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Agra police take no-bribe pledge


August 28th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 28 (IANS) Police personnel here Sunday adopted a pledge to refrain from seeking or accepting bribes.The move was an initiative of Aseem Arun, a 1994 batch Indian ... Read more...

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Amisha salutes Anna


August 23rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Bollywood starlet Amisha Patel has saluted activist Anna Hazare for his fight against corruption and hoped his efforts would yield the desired results."Whatever he is doing ... Read more...

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‘Northeast not geared up for tourism’


August 17th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Most of the mortheastern states are "not geared up for tourism" even as the region does not have a single five-star hotel, a parliamentary panel ... Read more...

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PMO appointed Kalmadi despite ’strenuous objections’: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report on the Commonwealth Games (CWG) has blamed the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) for appointing Suresh Kalmadi as ... Read more...

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Dhaka to sensitise teachers against corporal punishment


May 29th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 29 (IANS) Bangladesh will sensitise school teachers against corporal punishment to students, a media report said.Authorities are preparing a training manual and plan to start the first programme ... Read more...

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Assam wants to replicate Bhutan model (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) Assam will replicate neighbouring Bhutan's model of Gross National Happiness as an index of the state's well-being if the Congress is voted back to power for ... Read more...

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Gogoi wants Bhutan model of Gross National Happiness in Assam


April 29th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) Assam will replicate Bhutan's goal of Gross National Happiness as the index to measure prosperity of the state if the Congress is voted back to power, ... Read more...

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Non-political person must head panel, Hazare tells PM


April 8th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Gandhian Anna Hazare Friday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to rethink and name a non-political person to head a panel to draft a stringent ... Read more...

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Govt., RBI working to lower banking costs, expand reach: Mukherjee


March 27th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 27 (ANI): Expressing concern over the fact that bank penetration is limited to only a few customer segments and geographies, Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said that ... Read more...

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Kashmir solution will usher in peace, development: PDP


March 13th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 13 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party Sunday asked the central government to "resolve Kashmir issue at the earliest", saying that failing to do so ... Read more...

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India boys beat Pakistan, grab maiden Asian Junior Squash


January 30th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 30 (IANS) The Indian junior boys created history when they downed arch-rivals and title holders Pakistan in the final of the Asian Junior Team Squash Championships here Saturday for their ... Read more...

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Sreedharan happy with cleanliness at Metro stations


January 23rd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Delhi Metro chief E. Sreedharan says he is happy over the state of discipline and cleanliness at stations.In an interview to IANS, Sreedharan underlined that it takes ... Read more...

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Clinton says resolution condemning Israeli settlement will not bring peace


January 21st, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The only way that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be resolved is through a negotiated settlement, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday.Clinton told reporters that ... Read more...

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Antioxidant protein promotes clogging of arteries, says study


January 11th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Physicians could soon find clues to why some antioxidant therapies are not yielding the desired results.Researchers of the University of California - Los Angeles have recently discovered that ... Read more...

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Best Teeth Whitening Products: What One Should Know


January 6th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today everybody wants to be well groomed and it can not be complete without a set of white dazzling teeth. With advancements made in dental science ... Read more...

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Not happy with pace of armed forces modernisation: Antony


December 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Wednesday said despite a "huge budget" set aside by the government, efforts for modernising the armed forces "have not borne the desired results" ... Read more...

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Beleaguered Pak hockey team will “bounce back strongly”: PHF Secretary


November 16th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 16 (ANI): Pakistan hockey will soon revive its lost glory, as the Greenshirts have been put on the right track and will start producing desired results as early as in ... Read more...

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