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Poll panel makes huge seizure of unaccounted cash in Uttar Pradesh

January 14th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 13 (IANS) Seizure of about Rs.40 lakh from two places in poll bound Uttar Pradesh Friday took the recovery of unaccounted money in the state to Rs.27 crore ... Read more...

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Hundreds form human chain to protest child abuse

November 19th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 19 (IANS) More than 500 people representing various sections of society formed a human chain here Saturday and launched a signature campaign in Odisha to protest child abuse.Various ... Read more...

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NDA to president: Convene parliament session, ask government to explain brutality (Second Lead)

June 6th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) An opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA) team met President Pratibha Patil Monday and demanded a special session of parliament to discuss the crackdown on ... Read more...

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Goa mining body condemns attack on activist

May 20th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 20 (IANS) More than a week after an activist protesting illegal mining in Goa's tribal heartland was assaulted by unidentified people allegedly belonging to the mining mafia, the ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat transferred on Hasan Ali links

April 16th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's principal information secretary Vijay Shankar Pandey was Saturday divested of his charges and moved out to the position of member ... Read more...

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Former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders All For Legalization Of Pot

October 19th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The question of legalizing the use of Marijuana has been simmering for some time now. Joycelyn Elders, the former U.S. Surgeon General told CNN ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

ICC plans to install CCTVs, have code breakers in dressing room

September 20th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council is planning to install CCTVs in dressing rooms and bring in specialist code-breakers following the outbreak of the spot-fixing scandal involving the Pakistan team.They ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

States told to curb chemical ripening of fruits

June 24th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Expressing concern over the spurt in cases of artificial ripening of fruits using chemicals, the health ministry Thursday asked the states to take action against those indulging ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Detained Pak taxi driver being treated like Osama bin Laden by US authorities’

May 20th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 20 (ANI): A Pakistani civilian, who was arrested last month along with three other persons in connection with the botched Times Square bombing plot, is being "treated like Osama ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Govt. trying to prevent smuggling of goods: Pranab Mukherjee

November 4th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.4 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that the government had received information about entry of goods into the country through smuggled routes and the government ... Read more...

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One fatal accident every five minutes on Indian roads

June 17th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Over 100,000 people were killed in road accidents in India in 2006 and nearly half a million were injured, according to latest government figures. That means one ... Read more...

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Brit motorists are spied upon by US, other nations

April 21st, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.21 (ANI): Authorities in the United States and other enforcement agencies across the world are reportedly now in a position to monitor routine journeys of millions of British motorists thanks ... Read more...

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Budget evokes mixed reaction from Uttar Pradesh industry

February 29th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, Feb 29 (IANS) The union budget for 2008-09 has evoked mixed reactions from the Uttar Pradesh industry. Many industry leaders expressed their disagreement with the budget over several vital issues, but ... Read more...

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