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Civil Aviation Authority to replace regulator DGCA: Ajit Singh


July 17th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 17 (IANS) Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) would soon be replaced with a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to regulate the troubled sector, which has been ... Read more...

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‘Eega’ exceptionally innovative, technically brilliant (Telugu Movie Review)


July 7th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Eega"; Cast: Sudeep, Naani, Samantha, Toogubothu Ramesh, Sreenivasa Reddy, Karthick; Producer: Suresh Babu; Writer and Director: S.S.Rajamouli; Camera: Senthil Kumar; Music: M.M.Keervani; Rating ****After the phenomenal success of his previous ... Read more...

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Delhi’s airport Metro may re-start late August (Roundup)


July 7th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Airport Express, which will suspend operations Saturday night after major construction defects were detected, is likely to re-start only in late August, ... Read more...

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Mantralaya blaze: Chavan says fire controlled, orders probe (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Thursday said that the massive fire that gutted most of the top four floors of the Mantralaya or the state secretariat ... Read more...

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Mayawati plotted land scam in Noida: Minister


June 15th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav Thursday accused the previous Mayawati government of plotting a multi-crore rupee scam involving irrigation department land in Noida ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka Cricket to trim staff by 60 percent


June 7th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka's cricket governing board has decided to reduce its staff by 60 percent to reduce losses and improve management, the sports ministry said here Thursday.Sri ... Read more...

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Striking pilots can’t get advanced aircraft training: court


May 30th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday said Air India pilots had no right to get training on advanced Boeing 777 aircraft, to be used in international ... Read more...

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Air India crisis enters 13th day, losses at Rs.230 crore


May 20th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) The crisis in Air India raged on for the 13th day Sunday and the national carrier's losses mounted to Rs.230 crore as the impasse between ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh asks pilots to resume work


May 19th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 19 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Saturday again asked striking Air Indian pilots to resume work, saying the government was willing to listen to them.Speaking after the ... Read more...

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Three charged in deadly China bombing


March 31st, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 31 (IANS) Three Chinese men were Saturday charged with bombing a bank in a robbery attempt in which two people were killed and more than 10 wounded in ... Read more...

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Kingfisher shuts shop in Lucknow: Airport officials


March 26th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) Plagued by financial losses, Kingfisher Airlines has pulled out its flights from Lucknow to New Delhi and Mumbai, say airport officials.According to the airport officials, the ... Read more...

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Pakistani panel wants US to apologise for airstrike


March 20th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) A parliamentary panel Tuesday recommended to the Pakistani government to seek an unconditional apology from the US over the airstrikes on border posts that killed 24 ... Read more...

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Kingfisher flights hit for third day


February 20th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines operations continued to be disrupted for the third consecutive day with around 14 flights cancelled Monday, a day after the Directorate General of Civil ... Read more...

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Woman alleges rape by live-in partner


January 25th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) A 26-year-old woman, who was in a live-in relationship with her friend for the last three years, has alleged that she was being raped by ... Read more...

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Delhi Police constable suspended for molestation


November 26th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A Delhi Police constable was suspended Friday for molesting a 40-year-old woman in a drunken state after he failed to extort money from her husband ... Read more...

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Qatar Airways backs FDI in aviation


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) Stating that Indian carriers lacked sufficient financial strength to grow, a top Qatar Airways official Wednesday welcomed the commerce ministry's recommendation allowing 26 percent foreign direct ... Read more...

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Presumptive 2G loss a mathematical guess: Former auditor


November 14th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) In a new twist to the alleged 2G scam, R.P. Singh, one of the key authors of the controversial telecom audit report, Monday told ... Read more...

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Council to decide special status for Bihar: PM


October 20th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) The Planning Commission is examining a request for special status for Bihar, but only the National Development Council can take a ... Read more...

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Pakistan to have five-day week


October 13th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) Pakistan will have a five-day working week to conserve energy, the cabinet has decided.The federal cabinet Wednesday approved, in principle, a five-day working week to ... Read more...

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We will take special status for Bihar: Nitish Kumar


August 27th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 27 (IANS) A day after the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government rejected the demand for special status to Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday said he ... Read more...

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Need multipronged fight against graft: PM (Lead)


August 15th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday "no single big step" could eradicate graft as he called for a multipronged crackdown on corrupt practices that ... Read more...

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Former ministers had raised issues on CWG spending: Maken


August 11th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Sports minister Ajay Maken said Thursday that his predecessors had raised several issues related to the preparations of the Commonwealth Games, including "lack of accountable ... Read more...

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Former Jharkhand health secretary jailed for corruption


August 8th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 8 (IANS) Former Jharkhand health secretary Pradeep Kumar Monday surrendered in a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here and was sent to 14 days' judicial custody in ... Read more...

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Jharkhand’s ex-minister surrenders in medicine scam


August 6th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 6 (IANS) Former Jharkhand health minister Bhanu Pratap Sahi Saturday surrendered in a CBI court in Ranchi for his suspected involvement in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) ... Read more...

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PMO, Delhi CM indicted for Commonwealth Games flaws (Roundup)


August 5th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) India's official auditor Friday severely indicted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Office and Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's government for deep flaws and financial losses ... Read more...

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JPC quizzes former telecom secretary


July 27th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Joint Parliamentary Committee probing the alleged multi-crore 2G spectrum allocation scam Wednesday questioned A.V. Gokak, who was the telecom secretary during the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Delhi couple commits suicide after financial losses


July 25th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) A 55-year-old man who had suffered massive financial losses and his wife allegedly committed suicide at their home in north Delhi's Ashok Vihar, police said.Arvind ... Read more...

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Bihar seeks special category - with signatures


July 10th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Nitish Kumar flagged off a four-day yatra here Sunday to hand over 1.25 crore signatures to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh demanding a special ... Read more...

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Joshi’s attempt to revive trashed 2G report thwarted


June 28th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The Congress and its allies Tuesday thwarted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Murli Manohar Joshi's attempt to table before the reconstituted Public Accounts Committee ... Read more...

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No plans to summon Vajpayee: JPC


June 1st, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The joint parliamentary committee examining India's telecom pricing policy from 1998 to 2008 Wednesday denied it would summon ailing former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee ... Read more...

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Agitating Air India pilots intensify stir, blame Arvind Jadhav for financial losses


May 1st, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1(ANI): The simmering row between the pilots and the management of Air India boiled over on Sunday after the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) blamed the carrier's chairman, Arvind ... Read more...

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Major fire in co-operative office, no casualty


April 12th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) A major fire broke out in the office of premier fertiliser manufacturer Krishak Bharati Co-operative Limited (KRIBHCO) here Tuesday, triggering panic amongst the locals, officials said. ... Read more...

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9 smugglers arrested with 70 million illegal cigarrettes in Lithuania


April 11th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) on Monday announced the arrest of nine people in Lithuania for the illegal smuggling of cigarettes after an extensive investigation that resulted in ... Read more...

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Nano-based biosensor may allow early detection of cancer cells, pathogens


March 30th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Kansas State University researchers are developing a nanotechnology-based biosensor that may allow early detection of both cancer cells and pathogens, leading to increased food safety and reduced ... Read more...

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Japan disaster losses to exceed $100 bn


March 16th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) The losses from the disaster in Japan, which was hit by a giant tsunami following a massive earthquake, is likely to exceed $100 billion, a ... Read more...

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