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Dhumal announces sops on I-Day


August 15th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 15 (IANS) In the run up to assembly elections, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday announced sops for government employees and pensioners."The government will ... Read more...

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IOC starts London Olympics’ tickets probe


June 17th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has started a probe into claims that Olympic Games officials violated regulations regarding the sale of London 2012 tickets, the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu tender to grind out small grinder makers


June 17th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 17 (IANS) Small grinder manufacturers in Tamil Nadu are feeling excluded as the AIADMK-led government's tender specifications for sourcing 2.5 million units for its free distribution scheme disqualifies ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu’s poll freebies hang on legal thread


June 13th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 13 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's promised poll freebies, including mixers, grinders, fans and laptops, are to roll out from September, but her plan could hit ... Read more...

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Poor to get subsidies in cash


February 28th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) People living below the poverty line will receive cash as subsidies and the process will start by March 2012, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said in his ... Read more...

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Brinda Karat slams nation’s food inspection systems


February 21st, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): The opposition Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M), on Monday slammed the food inspection procedures in the country.CPI(M) Politburo member Brinda Karat said the food inspection procedure ... Read more...

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Washington resident sentenced 16 years for role in the distribution of smuggled ecstasy pills


March 23rd, 2010 - 1:27 am ICT by BNO News
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) – A Washington resident was sentenced for his role in the distribution of smuggled ecstasy pills, prosecutors said Monday.Warren Taylor, 29, of University Place, Washington, was identified as ... Read more...

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Price bids for supply of TV sets to be opened Dec 15


December 9th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government will open Dec 15 the price bids submitted by select companies to supply four million 14-inch colour television sets for the government's free TV ... Read more...

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Don’t give cow milk to kids, PETA urges Jharkhand


November 20th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 20 (IANS) Animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has claimed that dairy milk is bad for human health and has asked the Jharkhand government to ... Read more...

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‘Mayawati trying to woo upper caste vote bank’


October 20th, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati was pointlessly trying to woo the upper caste vote bank with her pseudo sympathy. "She (Mayawati) ... Read more...

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Pawar launches subsidised edible oil scheme in Andhra


July 28th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 28 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Monday launched a subsidised edible oil distribution scheme of the Andhra Pradesh government here. Under the scheme, white ration cardholders will get one litre ... Read more...

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Bullet can’t be tackled with bullet: Sandeep Pandey(Interview)


June 27th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, June 27 (IANS) Slamming the government-backed Salwa Judum civil militia movement against Maoists in Chhattisgarh, social activist and Magsaysay award winner Sandeep Pandey says "the bullet can never be ... Read more...

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Lalu Prasad’s blog - or railway complaint box?


June 13th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Railways Minister Lalu Prasad's blog is sure attracting attention, but it appears to look more and more like a railway complaint box. To his latest post on ... Read more...

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Parties dangle goodies before Chhattisgarh voters


March 21st, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by admin
By Sujeet Kumar` Raipur, March 21 (IANS) Subsidised rice, cash, land...it's raining offers for voters in Chhattisgarh as political parties are already going all out to woo them for assembly polls scheduled in ... Read more...

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We want both- nuclear deal and UPA government, says Congress


November 14th, 2007 - 2:40 am ICT by admin
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