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Kerala pays out Rs.100 crore in pension, dole for Onam


August 28th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 28 (IANS) Coinciding with the Onam, Kerala's harvest festival, the state government handed out various social security benefits like pensions, unemployment doles and ex-gratia payments to the tune ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

People impatient, economy will improve: PM


June 19th, 2012 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
Los Cabos (Mexico), June 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday assured that investor sentiment will be improved and the economy nursed to high growth path again, as citizens ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian economy recovering, time for hard decisions: Mukherjee (Third Lead)


March 16th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) With an assurance that there were clear signs of an economic recovery in India, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday started presenting what was his ... Read more...

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German ‘Robin Hood’ doles out money to needy


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) A mystery benefactor in a German city has started sending white envelopes stuffed with 8,000 pounds (about $3,600) to people with good causes, sparking speculation a ... Read more...

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Nitish orders inquiry into fake school admission


January 13th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 13 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Friday ordered an inquiry into incidents of fake admissions in schools for availing benefits such as free uniform, cycle, mid-day meal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Poll-eve largesse to urban flat buyers, opposition cries foul


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
QN-NAT-POLL EVE LARGESSE FOR FLAT BUYERS, OPPN CRIES FOUL5 QN 03NAT/ (@ 525-words)India-./Poll-eve largesse to urban flat buyers, opposition cries foulMumbai, Jan. 03 (IANS) An hour before the elections to ... Read more...

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Poverty has increased in India: Top Adviser


September 25th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The current debate over poverty, if Rs.32 a day is enough for a person, is misdirected and the government should answer why the numbers ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear Tamil Nadu’s freebie case


September 16th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 16 (IANS) In a major setback to the Tamil Nadu government, the Supreme Court Friday ordered the transfer to itself of a case against the freebies announced by ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa gives away cattle to laptops to poor


September 15th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 15 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday implemented AIADMK's electoral promise by giving away cattle, consumer durables and laptops to the deserving poor. Speaking at the launch ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maken doles out Rs.1.5 lakh to each player from government scheme


September 14th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Asserting that the members of the Indian hockey team did the right thing by rejecting Hockey India's (HI) Rs.25,000 as reward for winning the inaugural ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

AIADMK to explain budget proposals through public meets


August 5th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday said the ruling AIADMK would hold public meetings in all the 234 assembly constituencies, highlighting the features of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tamil Nadu provides for free cattle, laptops in budget


August 4th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Pannerselvam Thursday presented the state budget for this fiscal, setting aside Rs.8,900 crore for freebies such as laptops, fans, mixers, cattle, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

DMK, PMK poll promises are bribe: Chennai advocate files complaint


March 22nd, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) City-based advocate S. Subramaniam Balaji has complained to the Election Commission that the freebies announced by the ruling DMK and its ally PMK as poll promises ... Read more...

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Oliver Stone doles out financial advice


September 24th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 24 (ANI): American film director William Oliver Stone has doled out a few financial tips.Stone, 64, who directed movie 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps', said that people should avoid ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kerala government doles out sops ahead of local polls


June 14th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 14 (IANS) The Left Democratic Front government in Kerala has begun doling out sops like advance payment of pensions to woo the voters ahead of the local bodies elections in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Battle for Afghanistan gets intensive in Pakistan


May 26th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 26 (ANI): The battle for Afghanistan is now getting more intensive in Pakistan and there are several unconnected and seemingly disparate incidents that may be eventually connected.The picture ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Is there a spy wing in Aligarh Muslim University?


May 3rd, 2010 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Nakshab Khan New Delhi/Aligarh, May 3 (IANS) It's an open secret in the Aligarh Muslim University that an 'intelligence wing' of the varsity snoops on students and teachers. The administration flatly denies ... Read more...

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Jet Blue Doles Out Special $10 Fare


March 9th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Manhattan, Mar 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) JetBlue airline, which is based in New York, has resorted to a unique scheme to woo back customers. It is offering an exclusive $10 flight ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ashram doles out damages to kin of stampede victims


March 7th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mangarh, (Pratapgarh), March 7 (IANS) Spiritual guru Kripaluji Maharaj's Bhakti Dham Ashram, where 63 people lost their lives and 64 were injured Thursday in one of the worst stampedes, Sunday doled out ... Read more...

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People are poor as they spend on liquor: PMK’s Ramadoss


January 10th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) founder S. Ramadoss Sunday said more than 50 percent of the population is living below the poverty line (BPL) waiting for doles from the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Michael Caine doles out relationship advice to David Walliams


November 6th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Brit actor Sir Michael Caine has doled out relationship advice to 'Little Britain' star David Walliams by telling him to give up his flings and to instead ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

YSR - a Congress icon and a true mass leader (Lead, Obituary)


September 3rd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Sep 3 (IANS) YSR was a true mass leader, one who ruled the hearts of people in Andhra Pradesh.For Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy, YSR in short, the end came ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Streisand doles out most important environmental conservation steps


July 14th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): American singer/actress Barbra Streisand has doled out the most important conservation steps that an individual can follow.Streisand, 67, who revealed she became 'committed to gaining a deeper ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Only 3 Malay-Indians have requested for education aid


June 29th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh (Malaysia), June 29 (ANI): Only three Malay-Indian students in Parek have applied for Dermasiswa or education aid for further studies in last four months.The New Straits Times quoted state executive councillor ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cash-strapped I-League clubs struggling to stay afloat


June 25th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Trimmed squads, drastic pay cuts and performance-linked perks are some of the steps that cash-strapped Indian football clubs are contemplating to stay alive in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

YSR sworn in Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister


May 20th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, May 20 (ANI): Dr. Yaduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy, popularly known as YSR, was sworn-in as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister for the second consecutive term at the sprawling Lal Bahadur Stadium here ... Read more...

Posted in National |

YSR: A doctor who feels the public pulse (Profile, Lead)


May 20th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) A trained doctor, Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy or YSR as he is popularly known, has learnt to feel the public pulse as he takes over Wednesday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

YSR: A doctor who feels the public pulse (Profile)


May 20th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) A trained doctor, Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy or YSR as he is popularly known, has learnt to feel the public pulse as he takes over Wednesday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

YSR’s performance, credibility behind Congress magic in Andhra


May 17th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) The Congress in Andhra Pradesh has created a record of sorts by retaining power for a second consecutive term - the first time in three decades ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

YSR leads Congress to renewed mandate in Andhra Pradesh (Second Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 16 (IANS) Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's magic worked again in Andhra Pradesh as Congress party retained power with a simple majority. Facing a united opposition alliance and the Praja Rajyam Party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chandrababu Naidu loves to play kingmaker (Profile)


May 15th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, May 15 (IANS) Once a poster boy of India's economic reforms, Nara Chandrababu Naidu is today a changed man as he gears up to play a key role ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Matthew McConaughey doles out slimming advice


May 1st, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Matthew McConaughey has revealed the mantra for getting a trim shape like him-no late night snacking.The 'Wedding Planner' star has urged fans to cut back on midnight feasts ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Corruption in business journalism: a worrying malaise (Comment)


April 26th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran The startling order of the markets watchdog recently on the Pyramid Saimira stock manipulation case over the alleged involvement of a business journalist from a leading financial daily should make ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Caste to play key role in Andhra Pradesh


April 21st, 2009 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, April 21 (IANS) The battle lines in south coastal Andhra Pradesh and the Rayalaseema region going to the polls in the second phase Thursday have been drawn on the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Heidi Klum doles out dieting tips to first time models


April 20th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 20 (ANI): German supermodel Heidi Klum has doled out dieting tips to those who are taking to the catwalk for the first time.Klum, 35, who is the host of ... Read more...

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