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Miffed Shanta wants action against corruption (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)


May 4th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 4 (IANS) The rift between Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal and another party leader Shanta Kumar has widened, with the latter accusing the ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa drops demand for chief minister post, finally


February 27th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) Scam-hit former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday dropped his demand for re-instatement, in a relief to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) torn by ... Read more...

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UPA allies didn’t side with government on price rise


December 8th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Guess who didn't side with the government when the Lok Sabha discussed rising prices Thursday? The Trinamool Congress, the DMK and the Nationalist Congress ... Read more...

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‘Uttar Pradesh needs drastic steps to auto-correct immune system’


November 26th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 26 (IANS) Former chief secretary Atul Gupta Saturday compared Uttar Pradesh to the human body system, saying that the state's "immune system has weakened", thereby affecting the ... Read more...

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21 percent plunge in BlackBerry stock


June 18th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) In the biggest one-day fall in its fortunes Friday, the BlackBerry company Research In Motion (RIM) plunged about 21 percent - or more than $7 per ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder ’sends out 100,000 copies of secret files as insurance’


December 4th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has revealed that he has sent out 100,000 encrypted versions of secret files in case anything happens to him.Assange acknowledged there had been ... Read more...

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What celebs do to avoid being caught on a date!


November 15th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): Many celebrities have tried their best to avoid being seen going out on a date, and some have even taken drastic steps to cover up, but every ... Read more...

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Inflation will come down by December end: Montek Singh Ahluwalia


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Tuesday said the wholesale price inflation will come down by the end of December 2010.Ahluwalia, who is also a ... Read more...

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Global outrage over Indian lawmaker’s call to remove Andaman tribe’s children


July 1st, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): An Indian lawmaker's call for the children of a recently-contacted Andaman Island tribe to be removed from their parents and sent to residential schools has sparked worldwide outrage.Indigenous ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson Claims Plastic Surgery Rumors To Be False


June 17th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rumors are an integral part of most of the celebrities. They can neither avoid them nor can go with them. The latest target ... Read more...

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Hire and fire!


May 24th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):You're fired! There's no dreadful feeling thing than to lose your job. A firing not only deprives you of your livelihood but it also dents your psyche. ... Read more...

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Will Jerry Seinfeld take over hosting duties from Conan O’Brien for ‘The Tonight Show’?


December 21st, 2009 - 1:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rumors of Jerry Seinfeld replacing Conan O’Brien on ‘The Tonight Show’ have surfaced. Conan O’Brien might be out of ‘The Tonight Show’ soon, as ... Read more...

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Jerry Seinfeld being tipped to replace Conan O’Brien on ‘The Tonight Show’


December 20th, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Conan O’Brien might be out of ‘The Tonight Show’ soon, as there is mounting speculation that Jerry Seinfeld is set to replace Conan O’Brien ... Read more...

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Jerry Seinfeld to replace Conan O’Brien on ‘The Tonight Show’ ?


December 20th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is mounting speculation that Jerry Seinfeld is set to replace Conan O’Brien on ‘The Tonight Show’. This is because Conan O’Brien’s ratings have ... Read more...

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Parliament renames rural jobs scheme after Mahatma Gandhi


December 17th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Parliament Thursday approved a bill renaming a flagship rural jobs scheme after Mahatma Gandhi. Rural Development Minister C.P. Joshi sought to shift the onus of the deficiencies of ... Read more...

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Now parents turn to counsellors to understand their child (October 10 is World Mental Health Day)


October 9th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) They say nobody understands a child more than his or her parents. However in this highly competitive world where marks and peer pressure are an ... Read more...

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Thailand closes schools, internet cafes to stop swine flu spread


July 9th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
The government of Thailand has announced drastic steps in an attempt to stop the spread of pandemic A(H1N1), originally termed swine flu, through the Southeast Asian kingdom.The Government has ordered the closure ... Read more...

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Japan to draw up largest-ever stimulus worth $100 bn


April 6th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 6 (DPA) The Japanese government plans to draw up a supplementary budget for fiscal year 2009 with an economic stimulus package of more than 10 trillion yen ($100 billion), Finance ... Read more...

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Tennis Australia worried about security in India


March 26th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Tennis Australia (TA) has voiced its concerns about playing its third-round Davis Cup tie in India due to security concerns. TA has requested the International Tennis Federation ... Read more...

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Court upholds life term for mother, daughter for honour killing


March 13th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday upheld the life term for a woman and her daughter who in a honour killing stabbed to death the woman's other daughter ... Read more...

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NALCO’s expansion on track despite slowdown: Chairman (Interview)


January 7th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 7 (IANS) National Aluminium Co (NALCO), Asia's largest integrated aluminium producer based here, said its Rs.400-billion expansion plan is on track despite the global financial crisis and falling demand."It (slowdown) ... Read more...

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Imchen cautions cadres not to provoke Nagaland Government


May 13th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by admin
Kohima, May 13 (ANI): With factional clashes continuing despite government and public appeals, Nagaland Home Minister Imkong L Imchen has cautioned all Naga cadres not to provoke the state government into ... Read more...

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World media condemns ‘black Saturday’ in Pakistan


November 14th, 2007 - 8:23 am ICT by admin
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US, other Western countries asked Musharraf to put off emergency idea: Source


November 14th, 2007 - 8:21 am ICT by admin
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Chinese Gensets capture Indian markets, threatening domestic industry


November 14th, 2007 - 1:49 am ICT by admin
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