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Indian Navy to get new budget control system


August 10th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) In a revolutionary step to speed up its budgetary processes and macro-manage public funds, the Indian Navy will Saturday launch its force-wide automated Financial Information ... Read more...

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Maritime event to focus on piracy, energy security issues


February 25th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) In the backdrop of growing importance of the seas in India's security matrix, a two-day conference beginning here Monday will debate the role of maritime ... Read more...

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Dabur India Q2 net profit rises 8.42 percent


October 31st, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Dabur India Monday reported an increase 8.42 percent in net profit at Rs.173.86 crore for the quarter ended Sep 30 owing to the strong growth ... Read more...

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‘Nurture talent, ensure fairness’: Antony to DRDO top brass


March 25th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 25 (ANI): Defence Minister AK Antony on Friday called upon the DRDO top brass to nurture talent and ensure "fairness at all levels" in order to realise the organisation's ... Read more...

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Pine bark extract improves kidney function in patients with metabolic syndrome


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 02 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Pycnogenol, an antioxidant plant extract from the bark of the French maritime pine tree, improves kidney function in patients with metabolic syndrome.In ... Read more...

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Need to define public expenditure: Mukherjee


February 28th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) In order to curb huge deficits, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday said there was a need to define the nature of public expenditure."The exact definition of ... Read more...

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Jamia conference to focus on policy reforms


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Experts from various institutions will participate in an international conference on policy reforms organised by the Jamia Millia Islamia. The three-day conference on "Relevance of Policy ... Read more...

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India, Norway sign an agreement on double taxation avoidance and prevention of fiscal evasion


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and Norwegian Minister of Research and Higher Education Tora Aasland signed an agreement here on Wednesday for the avoidance of double ... Read more...

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Management of hazardous waste inadequate, says minister


January 25th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Monday emphasised that an effective management of hazardous waste is necessary as the country generates over six million tonnes of it every year."We ... Read more...

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IGNOU launches courses to improve teaching


December 31st, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) In a bid to improve the quality of teaching in the country, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Friday launched two new post-graduate courses for serving ... Read more...

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Medical waste must be managed effectively: Khanna


October 30th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna Saturday stressed the importance of effective management of medical waste to minimise health risk to healthcare workers.Khanna, in his inaugural address at the ... Read more...

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Pranab for composite approach on price rise (Lead)


August 5th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday called for a composite approach to deal with the issue of rising prices as the Rajya Sabha adopted a resolution seeking ... Read more...

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Pranab urges composite approach on price rise


August 5th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) As the opposition's attempted to corner the government in the Rajya Sabha on the price rise, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee turned the tables on them Thursday ... Read more...

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China slaps new restrictions to regulate “naked officials”


July 26th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 26 (ANI): China has released new restrictions, the second of its kind this month, governing "naked officials", or those whose family members have all gone abroad in its latest drive ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s dabbawallas hike rates


July 4th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Inflation is pinching Mumbai's world-famous dabbawallas, who ferry lunch boxes all over the city with mind-boggling efficiency. As a result, the service charge has been hiked by Rs.50 ... Read more...

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Another discussion paper released on draft tax code


June 15th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The government Tuesday released a 35-page revised discussion paper on the draft direct code, which seeks to replace the 50-year-old Income Tax Act, after receiving more ... Read more...

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Task force on elephants to meet April 30


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), April 23 (IANS) A task force formed to protect elephants and their habitats across the country is to meet here April 30, an official said. The task force of Project Elephant, ... Read more...

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Consult indigenous people on climate change: Agatha Sangma


March 28th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Indigenous people who mostly live in forests and are dependant on the natural resources for survival should be consulted in charting out ways to tackle climate change, ... Read more...

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International conference for conservation of Kashmir stag held in Srinagar


October 11th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 11(ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday inaugurated an international conference for the conservation of Hangul, the critically endangered Kashmir stag, in Srinagar.The conference is hosted ... Read more...

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GE merges healthcare units with Wipro joint venture


October 2nd, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 2 (IANS) Medical technologies and services major GE Healthcare has integrated its business units and manufacturing plants in India with its joint venture Wipro GE Healthcare to drive growth, the ... Read more...

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WII to host global deer conservation meet in Srinagar next month


September 16th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep 16 (ANI): The Wildlife Institute of India (WII) is hosting a five day global meeting of the deer experts here --from October 9 to discuss conservation plans for the Hangul, ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves amendments to National Institutes of Technology Act


August 20th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the proposal to amend the National Institutes of Technology Act 2007.The main features of the amendment are: incorporation of Indian Institutes ... Read more...

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Poor monsoon could lower India’s growth, says Montek Singh Ahluwalia


August 18th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 18 (ANI): Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission on Tuesday said that India's growth projection could be trimmed due to a poor monsoon.Yet the country ... Read more...

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Patients with uncontrolled hypertension respond well to treatment intensification


July 8th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A new study has shown that patients with uncontrolled hypertension respond well to treatment intensification, regardless of their degree of adherence to anti-hypertensive medications."Despite a lack of ... Read more...

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Meditating your way to better bladder control


May 5th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) After nine years of living in constant fear of venturing out of her house, 53-year-old Anna Raisor approached physicians for alternative measures to treat embarrassing accidental or involuntary ... Read more...

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Meditation key to treating female incontinence


May 5th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Meditation or cognitive therapy may be an effective management strategy to control the frequent urge to urinate among women, according to a study.Loyola University Health System (LUHS) have ... Read more...

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Deer census commences in Chennai


March 15th, 2009 - 12:30 am ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 14 (ANI): The Guindy National Park (GNP) authorities, along with few voluntary organisations and college students started its annual deer census here on Saturday.A total of 11 teams were ... Read more...

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Murty exhorts Satyam techies to bootstrap firm


February 6th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 6 (IANS) Fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services' new chief executive A.S. Murty Friday exhorted techies of the IT bellwether to regain customer confidence and ensure their retention.In an e-mail to about ... Read more...

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Governor Kashmir for timely execution of economic reconstruction projects


November 1st, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov 1 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today called for an effective management policy for timely completion of the projects being executed by Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA) ... Read more...

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Obese workers not lazier, says new study


July 19th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 19 (IANS) Obese workers are not lazier, emotionally unstable and harder to get along with than their thinner colleagues, says a new study that demolishes some of the stereotypes about ... Read more...

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Workers increasingly becoming email-slaves


June 9th, 2008 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): While Internet and emails may be boosting co-ordination among workers in an organisation, but on the flip side, they are also increasingly making people slaves to the ... Read more...

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