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First unit of ONGC’s Tripura project to generate power in September


July 9th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 9 (IANS) The first unit of ONGC-Tripura Power Coorporation's 726 MW gas-based power plant at Palatana in southern Tripura will start generation by September, officials said here Monday.ONGC ... Read more...

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Gurgaon Girlcott ends, malls say it had no impact


April 15th, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 15 (IANS) Gurgaon Girlcott - a movement to urge women in this millenium city on Delhi's outskirts to keep away from splurging at restaurants, malls and salons ... Read more...

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Amit Dube wins Gujarat Kensville qualifier; Bajaj, Bhasin also make it


January 4th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 4 (IANS) Local knowledge helped Amit Dube and Rahul Bajaj grab two of three spots from the qualifier Wednesday for the Euros 200,000 Gujarat Kensville Challenge. The duo ... Read more...

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Fans mourn Dev Anand’s demise


December 4th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Fans of Dev Anand woke up to a rude Sunday morning shock as the news of the legendary actor's passing away in London unfolded here. His ... Read more...

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India (A) sixth at Asia Pacific Seniors Golf


December 1st, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Perth, Dec 1 (IANS) It was a modest start for the Indian teams at the Asia-Pacific Seniors Golf at the famous Royal Perth Golf Club Wednesday. India A were lying ... Read more...

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Lakshman to lead Indian challenge at Asia-Pacific Senior golf


November 29th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Indian team for the Asia Pacific Senior Amateur Golf Championships will be spearheaded by the 1982 Asian Games gold medalist 'Bunny' Lakshman Singh of ... Read more...

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Apex child rights body rescues nine child labourers


September 19th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), Sep 19 (IANS) Nine child labourers working in a mine were rescued and a case lodged against their employer on the intervention of the National Commission for Protection ... Read more...

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Yamuna above danger mark in Agra


August 21st, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Agra/Mathura, Aug 21 (IANS) The Yamuna river here in Uttar Pradesh crossed the danger mark early Sunday, officials said."We are fully prepared and are closely monitoring the situation," said Municipal ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh police officer questioned for filing suit


July 29th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday issued a show cause notice to Deputy Inspector General of Police Jasveer Singh for filing a petition against Enforcement Director Arun ... Read more...

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Giselli on cloud nine: SRK handpicked her for ‘Always Kabhi Kabhi’


May 11th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) If Brazilian model-actress Giselli Monteiro won many hearts as a pretty coy girl in "Love Aaj Kal", she managed to impress Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh ... Read more...

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Museum an added attraction in Agra


March 13th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 13 (IANS) Tourists visiting this Taj city will now get further insights into its history with a museum housing statues, murals and manuscripts that were hitherto lying scattered ... Read more...

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1 shot dead, 10 burnt alive in caste clash


March 11th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 11 (IANS) Ten people, including five children, were burnt alive Friday by supporters of a village headman murdered earlier in the day in a long-running feud between two ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh assembly adjourned sine die after daylong uproar


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 21 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh assembly was adjourned sine die after daylong uproar that culminated in a prolonged sit-in by the opposition until late Monday night. Almost the entire ... Read more...

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Petition against Arundhati, Geelani withdrawn


January 27th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A petition seeking action against hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Geelani, writer Arundhati Roy and four others for allegedly making anti-India speeches last year was withdrawn from ... Read more...

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Chavan seeks 10 days to look into Vasai villagers’ demand (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Saturday said that issues related to Vasai villagers' demand to exclude 18 villages from the Vasai-Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) in Thane district will ... Read more...

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Chavan calls Vasai marchers for talks


October 2nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thane/Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) The Maharashtra government, yielding to pressure, invited villagers of Vasai for talks as they started their march Saturday -- the birth anniversary of Mahatma gandhi -- to protest ... Read more...

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Maharashtra legislator to ‘beg’ from people!


September 25th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thane, Sep 25 (IANS) In a unique protest, an independent legislator from Maharashtra will "beg" and donate the collected money to Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, an aide of the legislator said here ... Read more...

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Minister fired for having sex with Swaziland king’s wife


September 25th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) The king of Swaziland, who has 14 wives, has sacked his justice minister after the politician was caught red-handed having sex with one of the women in the ... Read more...

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Swaziland justice minister ‘caught hiding in queen’s bed’


September 24th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): The king of Swaziland has fired his justice minister Ndumiso Mamba after he was caught having an affair with one of the king's 14 wives.Photographs of a startled ... Read more...

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Tata Motors’ passengers car head Rajiv Dube resigns


May 17th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 17 (ANI): Tata Motors' passengers car head Rajiv Dube has resigned from the company."Rajiv Dube has communicated his decision to resign from the company and to pursue other interests outside ... Read more...

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Varanasi tourism hopes to capitalise on Delhi Commonwealth Games


April 24th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Girish DubeVaranasi, Apr 24 (ANI): Tourism and hospitality sectors in Varanasi are hoping to capitalise October 2010 Commonwealth Games 2010 in New Delhi.Tourists and devotees throng the holy city, every ... Read more...

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BHEL Bhopal’s profit up by 21 percent


April 3rd, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 3 (IANS) Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) Bhopal has achieved a turnover of Rs.3,708 crore in fiscal 2009-2010 as against Rs.3,308 crore in the previous year, registering an increase of ... Read more...

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Jaguar Land Rover eyes 250 units sale in current fiscal


March 25th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), the premium luxury car brand of the Tata group, Thursday hoped to reach a sale-figure of about 250 units by this month-end as ... Read more...

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Four policemen sacked for deaths, woman’s beating


February 18th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) In a rare move, the Uttar Pradesh government Thursday ordered the dismissal of four policemen including two inspectors for their role in two custodial deaths in Allahabad and ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh government employees call off stir


January 24th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 24 (IANS) A three-day strike by Uttar Pradesh government employees and teachers has been called off following a late night settlement between the agitating workers and the government. The employees had ... Read more...

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Case slapped against Chhattisgarh legislator


December 17th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 16 (IANS) A case was registered Wednesday against a legislator in Chhattisgarh and 24 of his supporters for forcibly taking away a Tata Sumo vehicle from police station that was ... Read more...

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Constable’s death exposes feudal tradition in police force


August 6th, 2009 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) Many years after the colonial "orderly" system was abolished in the Andhra Pradesh police department, hundreds of constables and home guards are reduced to working as ... Read more...

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Bajrang Dal activists vandalise church in Maharashtra town


April 19th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Savner (Maharashtra), April 19 (IANS) Nearly two dozen activists of the Hindu right-wing organisation Bajrang Dal allegedly attacked and vandalised a church in a Mahrashtra town Sunday morning, police said. "Nearly two ... Read more...

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BHEL Bhopal beats meltdown, posts profit before tax


April 3rd, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 3 (IANS) Beating the global meltdown, the Bhopal unit of the state-owned Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) achieved a 2008-09 turnover of Rs.3,306 crore - up 21 percent as compared to ... Read more...

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JMM candidate escapes kidnap bid


November 13th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 13 (IANS) Sundarlal Lahre, a Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) candidate in the Chhattisgarh assembly elections, has escaped a kidnapping bid, police said Thursday.R.K. Dube of the Khamtarai police station here ... Read more...

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Teenager held for gunning down woman in Delhi


August 11th, 2008 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A Class 12 student opposed to his brother's relationship with a girl has been arrested for gunning down the girl's mother in the Indian capital, the police ... Read more...

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Class 12 student shoots woman in Delhi


August 6th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Angry over his brother's relations with a girl, a Class 12 student shot dead the girl's mother in northwest Delhi, the police said Wednesday. Abhay Shankar Pandey ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh bus operators call off proposed strike (Lead)


June 30th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 30 (IANS) Private bus operators in Chhattisgarh, have called off their proposed indefinite strike from Monday midnight, after the government permitted them to hike fares. The Bus Owners Association called ... Read more...

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