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SC orders pay review bonanza for defence officers


September 5th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) In a good news for defence officers, the Supreme Court Tuesday directed the government to re-fix their pay scales in tune with the recommendations of ... Read more...

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Judges cannot fix poverty line: Supreme Court


September 3rd, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) In a pronouncement of considerable significance that could check the judiciary's overstepping into legislative and governmental functioning, the Supreme Court has said the question of ... Read more...

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Woman finds Statue of Liberty sexually fulfilling


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) A 27-year-old British woman has flown to New York four times to see the Statue of Liberty as she finds it "sexually fulfilling".Amanda Whittaker from Leeds ... Read more...

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‘Kshay’ - small film with a big message (IANS Movie Review)


June 17th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Kshay"; Cast: Rasika Dugal, Alekh Sangal; Director: Karan Gour; Rating: *** 1/2Digital filmmaking has opened up a whole universe of opportunity for those with cinematic aspirations. Today, like photography being ... Read more...

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Self-employed men hide income in alimony cases: Court


June 14th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) A Delhi court has expressed concern over self-employed men involved in matrimonial discord cases not revealing their real income ahead of the fixation of maintenance ... Read more...

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Akali Dal rejects hike in paddy, cotton MSP


June 1st, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 1 (IANS) Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Friday rejected outright the Rs.170 per quintal proposed hike in Minimum Support Price (MSP) of paddy and Rs.800 for cotton.Akali ... Read more...

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Government appoints panel to review oil firm contracts


May 31st, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) The government Thursday set up a panel headed by C. Rangarajan, chairman of the prime minister's economic advisory council, to review production sharing contracts ... Read more...

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Himachal not in favour of pay commission


March 25th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh does not want to constitute an independent pay commission to fix pay scales of its government employees, and is following Punjab in pay fixation.This ... Read more...

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‘Cinema, literature on a par, building new synergy’


February 26th, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Cinema adaptations of novels is a challenge and helps forge new synergy between the screen and literature, speakers at a forum at the World Book ... Read more...

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Shobhaa De predicts awards for Vidya (Movie Snippets)


December 2nd, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) She is usually critical of actors and filmmakers, but columnist and novelist Shoba De is all praise for Vidya Balan's "Ooh la la" performance in ... Read more...

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Supreme Court not to meddle in fuel pricing (Lead)


November 18th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday declined to entertain a plea challenging the deregulation of prices of petroleum products, saying fixing of petroleum prices was a matter ... Read more...

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Injured Ramdev follower remains critical


July 14th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Raj Bala, who was severely injured in the police crackdown on yoga guru Baba Ramdev last month, continues to be serious, her doctors said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Woman injured at Ramlila ground very critical


June 14th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala continued to be "very critical" Tuesday, over 10 days after she suffered spinal injuries during the police action on ... Read more...

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Woman injured in Ramdev crackdown remains critical


June 12th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala, who suffered spinal injuries during the police action against fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his supporters here earlier ... Read more...

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Woman injured in Ramdev crackdown ‘very critical’ (Lead)


June 11th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala is "very critical", doctors said Saturday, a week after she suffered spinal injuries during police action here against fasting ... Read more...

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Woman injured during Ramdev crackdown ‘very critical’


June 11th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala is "very critical", doctors said Saturday, a week after she suffered spinal injuries during police action here against fasting ... Read more...

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Injured Ramdev follower’s condition critical


June 10th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The condition of 51-year-old Raj Bala, who suffered spinal injuries during the police action against fasting yoga guru Baba Ramdev, has become "very critical", doctors ... Read more...

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Akali Dal slams politics behind petrol price hike


May 15th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 15 (IANS) The ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab Sunday accused the Congress-led United Progressice Alliance (UPA) government at the centre of indulging in vote-bank politics on the ... Read more...

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Tell us how you did it, Pakistan court to hackers


April 12th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) Hackers would be granted bail if they taught judges how to do the job, Pakistan's Supreme Court said in a lighter vein as it heard the ... Read more...

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Sharon Stone wins restraining order against stalker


March 11th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11 (ANI): Sharon Stone has won a permanent restraining order against a delusional intruder.The Hollywood actress and film producer had been left living in constant fear after Bradley Gooden, who ... Read more...

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Sharon Stone gets restraining order against stalker


March 11th, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) Actress Sharon Stone has been granted permanent restraining order against a delusional stalker.A Los Angeles judge granted the restraining order against "mentally ill" Bradley Gooden, who ... Read more...

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Diesel price may be freed if inflation falls


February 21st, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) India is likely to deregulate diesel prices once general inflation level falls to 6 percent, C. Rangarajan, chairman of the economic advisory council to the prime minister, ... Read more...

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Women’s luscious red lips - the biggest turn on for men!


November 25th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Want to catch a man's eye? Forget fluttering your eyelashes or flicking your hair. All you need to do is practice your pout, for a woman's lips are ... Read more...

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Use of condoms can be justified ‘in certain cases’, says Pope


November 21st, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): Breaking with years of Roman Catholic teaching, the Pope has said the use of condoms can be justified 'in certain cases'.In a book, Benedict XVI has signalled that ... Read more...

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Facebook, Twitter blamed for pupils’ low grades, poor concentration


November 19th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): A study has revealed that British teachers believe social networking sites are the reason behind pupils' poor grades.According to a report, children who spend much of their ... Read more...

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Grass could be bioenergy crop of the future, say Indian-origin scientists


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A research team, including Indian-origin researchers, has found that grass could be the bioenergy crop of the future as the demand for biofuels increases, replacing corn as the ... Read more...

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Vatican asks Iraq not to execute ‘Christian’ ex-minister Tariq Aziz


October 27th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, Oct. 27 (ANI): Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi has asked Iraq not to carry out the death sentence on former foreign minister Tariq Aziz.According to CNN, Aziz has gotten the Vatican's ... Read more...

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Ecosystems overloaded with nitrogen, courtesy humans


October 8th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that humans are overloading ecosystems with nitrogen through the burning of fossil fuels and an increase in nitrogen-producing industrial and agricultural activities.While nitrogen ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s black-fixation during video shoot


September 27th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27 (ANI): Rihanna baffled bosses during her latest video shoot by insisting that everything in her trailer should be black.Furnishings, towels, robes and even the candles were specified to ... Read more...

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Bra that turns into 2 respiratory facemasks in emergency up for grabs


September 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): An Emergency Bra that can transform into two respiratory face masks in case of an emergency may be the ultimate resort when caught in a disaster.Simply unsnap the ... Read more...

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Gujarat told to amend diploma course admission rules


August 31st, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 30 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday directed the state government to amend a law which regulates admission to diploma courses so that students of the National Institute of Open ... Read more...

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India has no plan to ban Dow Chemicals


August 19th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) India has no plan to ban Dow Chemicals in the country while the due process of law will be followed in fixing civil and criminal liabilities of ... Read more...

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Bullock gets restraining order against stalker


August 8th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (IANS) Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock has obtained a permanent restraining order against a man accused for stalking her seven years ago. A Los Angeles judge issued the order ... Read more...

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Prior price approval mandatory for scheduled drugs


July 30th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The government has referred 39 cases to state drug controllers to prosecute firms selling scheduled drugs without securing the mandatory approval of their prices, Minister of State ... Read more...

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Cameron urges to end fixation over ’special relationship’ with US


July 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the "special relationship" between Britain and the United States is coming to an end.In an article in the Wall Street ... Read more...

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