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Neighbour rapes eight-year-old

February 10th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) An eight-year-old student of a government school was allegedly raped by her 20-year-old deaf and dumb neighbour here, police said Thursday.The accused was caught while raping the ... Read more...

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Farmers protest power shortage in Aurangabad

December 2nd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Dec.2 (ANI): Farmers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district protested the sudden cut in the power supply and demanded electricity supply to protect their crops from drying up, as they are ... Read more...

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Tornado Hits Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan And Staten Islands

September 17th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A powerful but brief storm hit Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Islands on Thursday evening. In spite of the warning being sounded for just 7 minutes ... Read more...

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Daewoo bags $438 mn power project in Libya

August 7th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 7 (IANS/WAM) South Korea's Daewoo Engineering and Construction Company has bagged a 510 billion won ($438 million) contract to build a power plant in Libya. The deal was signed between Daewoo ... Read more...

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You may sleep better after retirement

November 2nd, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) People are likely to sleep better after they retire, a new study has found. The findings suggest that this general improvement in sleep is likely to result from ... Read more...

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150,000 people protest closure of Mexican power firm

October 17th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 17 (EFE) About 150,000 union members, university students and leftists took part in a protest here against the Mexican government's decision to shut down a state-run electricity company, the ... Read more...

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Mexico government dissolves public electricity company

October 13th, 2009 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 12 (EFE) Mexican President Felipe Calderon has dissolved a public power company amid labour dispute, officials said. The Luz y Fuerza del Centro (LyFC), which supplies electricity to the capital ... Read more...

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ABG Shipyard gets three hydel projects in Himachal

July 23rd, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 23 (IANS) Mumbai-based ship building major ABG Shipyard Ltd has been allotted three hydroelectric projects in Himachal Pradesh after global bidding, an official said Thursday. "The government has allotted three out ... Read more...

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Australian firm to install device that turns off appliances and ration electricity

March 29th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, March 29 (ANI): An electricity company in Australia is planning to install a new electronic control box in homes, which would allow it to switch off individual appliances, such as air ... Read more...

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Court orders power company to compensate for harassment

January 2nd, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) A city court Friday asked an electricity company to compensate a customer for harassment.Additional District Judge Kamini Lau asked North Delhi Power Limited (NDPL) to pay Rs.200,000 ... Read more...

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Supreme Court says Courts cannot invoke contempt powers arbitrarily

October 27th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court has ruled that the power of contempt cannot be exercise by a court in an arbitrary manner as the objective of such proceedings ... Read more...

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Petrol-electric hybrid “Prius” launched trails in UK

September 12th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
The plug-in hybrid car "Toyota Prius" was launched for trials in UK on Wednesday with electricity supplier EDF Energy.The hybrid car that can be plugged into a standard mains socket in the ... Read more...

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Tourists savour Kochis colonial style of living

August 7th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, Aug 7 (ANI): Tourists visiting Kochi now have a reason to rejoice, as the city''s old colonial houses are being converted into tourist homes.Fort Kochi has a number ... Read more...

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Indian firm bags $20.8 mn desalination project in Oman

July 1st, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 1 (IANS) Leading Indian water technology specialist VA Tech Wabag has won a contract worth 8 million Omani riyals ($20.8 million) to build a water desalination plant in Oman. The ... Read more...

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UAE, Spain sign trade pacts

May 26th, 2008 - 11:31 am ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, May 26 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Spain have agreed to bolster their relations and signed three pacts of cooperation in the fields of trade and investment, WAM ... Read more...

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Kuwait to lend funds for Egyptian power plant

January 26th, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by admin
Nicosia, Jan 26 (ANI): The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development has announced that it will lend 200 million dollars to the West Delta Electricity Company of Egypt for the construction of ... Read more...

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