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Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital to be expanded


June 13th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) The Maharashtra government has decided to allot another five acres of land to the Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital to enable it expand, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan ... Read more...

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Northeast’s fourth software technology park in Mizoram


May 6th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, May 6 (IANS) The central government, in association with the Mizoram government, will set up a software technology park in Mizoram to boost IT in northeast India and software ... Read more...

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Park Hyatt hotel opens in Hyderabad


April 27th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 27 (IANS) Hyatt Hotels Corp opened India's first city Park Hyatt hotel in the Andhra Pradesh capital Friday.The premium luxury hotel, which has come up in upscale ... Read more...

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Software technology park for Mizoram


March 10th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, March 10 (IANS) The central government will soon set up a software technology park in Mizoram tor boost IT in northeast India and software exports from India, official said ... Read more...

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Iran’s Al-Mustafa varsity plans branch in Hyderabad


March 1st, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) Iran's Al-Mustafa International University proposes to set up its branch here and has sought allotment of land for the purpose.Iranian consul general in Hyderabad Mahmoud Safari ... Read more...

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Creating heaven on earth on Uttarakhand farm (Feature, with images)


February 19th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Dehradun, Feb 19 (IANS) Some spend a week, some a fortnight. And some like Germany's Stephanie have spent more than 40 days away from their mainstream lives on an off-grid ... Read more...

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Whitney’s New Jersey mansion might be sold off soon


February 16th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Newark, NJ, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Jersey mansion of late singer Whitney Houston has been listed on and off the market for years. However with the death of the singer, ... Read more...

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Komal’s lively performance makes ‘Maryaade Raamanna’ enjoyable (Kannada Movie Review)


September 25th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Maryaade Raamanna"; Cast: Komal, Nisha, Rajesh, Mukesh Rishi, Dharma and Doddanna; Director: Guru Prasad; Producer: T. Kumaresh Babu; Camera: R.Giri; Music Director: M.M. Keervani; Rating: ** 1/2Guru Prasad's "Maryaade Raamanna" ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s palatial farmhouse may be partially demolished


September 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's sprawling Rs.250 million farmhouse, which has five massive bedrooms and a swimming pool, may be partially demolished for violating building ... Read more...

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Judge rejects list of Musharraf’s properties


July 10th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 10 (IANS) A Pakistani court hearing the Benazir Bhutto murder case has rejected the details of the properties and assets of former president Pervez Musharraf - declared ... Read more...

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Jharkhand wants honorary rank of Lt Colonel for Dhoni


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 22 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Wednesday recommended to the defence ministry that local lad and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni be awarded the honorary rank ... Read more...

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National Games: Jharkhand athletes yet to get cash awards


April 20th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 20 (IANS) Jharkhand athletes who won medals during the 34th National Games are disappointed as they are yet to get the cash awards promised to them but the ... Read more...

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Museum of performing arts to come up in Delhi


March 8th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority has been asked to allot five acres of land in Dwarka area of west Delhi for a building to house a ... Read more...

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Taj to set up resort hotel near Shimla


February 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 18 (IANS) Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL), a group of Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, Friday announced its plan to set up a hotel-cum-resort near Shimla.This will be Taj group's ... Read more...

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Farmer attempts suicide, Chouhan government on defensive (Lead)


January 10th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 10 (IANS) Depressed over his crop getting damaged due to frost, a farmer attempted suicide by consuming pesticide in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district Monday. It was the second such incident ... Read more...

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Damaged crop forces farmer to attempt suicide


January 10th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 10 (IANS) A farmer tried to kill himself in Damoh district of Madhya Pradesh Monday after his crops were destroyed due to the intense cold and frost. This is the ... Read more...

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UK’s 2nd Hindu school to admit non-Hindus also


December 30th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 30 (ANI): Proposed Krishna-Avanti Primary School (KAPS) in Evington (Leicester, East Midlands, UK), when it opens in September, will be based on "Hindu ethos" but will admit pupils of ... Read more...

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Haryana extends job guarantee scheme to farmers


December 7th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 7 (IANS) The Haryana government has decided to extend the benefit of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) to small and marginal farmers in the state, an ... Read more...

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Michelle to walk through 5,000 years of culture at crafts museum (Lead)


November 7th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum, home to more than 20,000 exhibits and a village complex showcasing ethnic and regional crafts and textiles, is all set to ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama to walk through 5,000 years of Indian crafts, culture


November 7th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) US First Lady Michelle Obama will get a glimpse of 5,000 years of Indian handicrafts, culture, heritage and civilisation when she visits the National Handicrafts and Handloom ... Read more...

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TCS seeks 100 acres in Bangalore to set up campus


September 28th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) India's top IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has approached the Karnataka government for 100 acres of land near Bangalore international airport to set up a huge campus ... Read more...

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Alliance to build residential, commercial projects in Chennai


September 9th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) Expecting a steady demand, Bangalore-based real estate developer Alliance has shifted focus to Chennai and is looking at developing projects of five acres or less to grow big ... Read more...

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Visakhapatnam’s energy conservation park a major tourist draw


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
By Basi ReddyVisakhapatnam, Aug 23 (ANI): A large number of tourists and locals in the Kailasagiri area of Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district are thronging an energy conservation park, that showcases benefits of ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb lays foundation stone of Rabindra Udyan


August 13th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday laid the foundation stone of the Rabindra Udyan as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Private medical colleges to come up in Chhattisgarh


August 13th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 13 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has approved a proposal to allow private players to open medical colleges in the state, the health minister said Friday. "The government has approved a policy ... Read more...

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Rs.8,000 fine for stray cattle in Gurgaon


August 13th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh Aug 13 (IANS) Stray cattle are clearly not helping Gurgaon, a satellite town of the national capital, to project itself as a Millennium City. So, town authorities have now decided ... Read more...

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Community farming turns a lucrative option in Orissa


July 28th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bolangir (Orissa), July 28 (ANI): The Community farming involving farmers, landowners and landless labourers has turned out to be a lucrative option in Orissa, as the stakeholders reap equal shares of the ... Read more...

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Haryana opens up new industrial township near Rohtak


July 18th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) After setting up industrial townships in Gurgaon, Manesar, Bawal and other places in the national capital region (NCR), the Haryana government Sunday announced that industrial plots are being ... Read more...

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Former tea garden owners are Tripura’s new entrepreneurs


July 11th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Kamalpur (Tripura), July 11 (IANS) A tea garden worker until seven years ago, 48-year-old Matang Tanglua is today among over 5,500 entrepreneurs who own small tea estates of their ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand farmer’s Herculean effort turns barren land into green forest


June 19th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
Gholtir, (Uttarakhand), June 19 (ANI): A farmer in Uttarakhand has converted five hectares of barren land into a lush green forest.Ramesh Chand Gairola of Gholtir planted diverse species of trees like rosewood, ... Read more...

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Karnataka offers sops for tourism projects


May 13th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 13 (IANS) The Karnataka government Thursday announced a slew of tax reliefs and concessions in a bid to attract investors from the hospitality sector for setting up hotels or holiday ... Read more...

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Tirupati’s Balaji temple to be set up in Kurukshetra


February 25th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 25 (IANS) The Balaji temple of Tirupati, the famous Hindu shrine, will be set up in Haryana's historic town of Kurukshetra, the temple management told Haryana Chief Minister Bhupiunder Singh ... Read more...

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Woods to stay in Welsh golf pad fortress during Ryder Cup


February 20th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.20 (ANI): Golfer Tiger Woods has reportedly secured a South Wales home-from-home fortress for absolute privacy during the Ryder Cup in October.The stronghold is a million pound neo-Georgian mansion recently ... Read more...

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Myanmar refugees seek Orissa Govt.’s attention at their neglect


February 10th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada LahangirNayagarh (Orissa) Feb 10 (ANI): Families of the people of Indian origin, evicted from Myanmar and presently living in rehabilitation camps in Orissa's Nayagarh district, want Orissa Government to ... Read more...

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NFL Player Jon Runyan Grabs Attention For Property Tax Break


January 25th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mount Laurel, New Jersey, Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Veteran NFL player Jon Runyan is hitting headlines lately as it has been revealed that the Congressional candidate has been receiving tax ... Read more...

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