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Trinamool submits letter withdrawing support from UPA


September 21st, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Rashtrapati Bhavan, in a formal communication, Thursday said Trinamool Congress leaders had met President Pranab Mukherjee and submitted a letter withdrawing support from the United ... Read more...

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Air India management, pilots still sparring


July 5th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) A day after Air India pilots called off their 59-day strike, the sparring continued Thursday with the management saying that it was still to get ... Read more...

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Telenor confident of roping in new partner before auction


May 31st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Norwegian firm Telenor Thursday said it is confident of roping in a new partner before the 2G spectrum auction takes place."If we have to go ... Read more...

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India will need 5,057 tonnes of uranium in 12th Plan (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) India would require an estimated 5,057 tonnes of uranium during the 12th Five Year Plan period from 2012-2017, union Minister V. Narayanasamy said Wednesday.This ... Read more...

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India will need 5,057 tonnes uranium in 12th Plan


December 21st, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) India would require an estimated 5,057 tonnes of uranium during the Twelfth Five Year Plan period from 2012-2017, union minister V. Narayanasamy said Wednesday.This ... Read more...

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States can decide on foreign retail chains: Anand Sharma


November 26th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) Guidelines for the new policy of allowing 51 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail outlets will be out within a week, and it ... Read more...

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Kudankulam: Experts panels may meet Friday


November 15th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 15 (IANS) The second meeting of the experts committees formed by the central and the Tamil Nadu governments to allay fears about the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) ... Read more...

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Pakistan envoy meets Chidambaram; says no U-turn on MFN


November 4th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Pakistan Friday made it clear that it was not backing off from granting the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India, saying it was ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh Lok Ayukta recommends removal of ‘corrupt’ minister


August 16th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 16 (IANS) Indicting Uttar Pradesh Minister Avadhpal Singh Yadav for large scale financial bungling and corruption, Uttar Pradesh Lok Ayukta Justice N.K. Mehrotra Tuesday created history by recommending ... Read more...

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Three Swedes among Uttar Pradesh rail accident victims


July 11th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 11 (IANS) Among the victims of the Kalka Mail derailment, that killed at least 63 passengers and left 249 injured, were three Swedish nationals, two of whom ... Read more...

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PM’s indirect green signal to Raja’s designs: PAC (Roundup)


April 27th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) A parliamentary panel's draft report on the 2G spectrum allocation has criticised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for giving an "indirect green signal" to former ... Read more...

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Food security would need over 62 mn tonnes of grain: Pawar (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Wednesday said 62.1 million tonnes of foodgrain would be required every year tonce the food security act comes into ... Read more...

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PDS outgo will rise once food security act comes into force


October 27th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Wednesday said 62.1 million tonnes of foodgrain would be required every year once the food security act comes into force.Stating ... Read more...

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India cautious over Dalai Lama before Manmohan-Wen meeting


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's meeting later this month with his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao in Hanoi, the government Friday treaded cautiously over reports about ... Read more...

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‘Surprised, saddened’ Kings XI seeks legal options on IPL ouster


October 11th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 10 (IANS) "Surprised and saddened" Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Sunday said that it was seeking legal options to its ouster from the multi-million rupee ... Read more...

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No terror tip-off to Mumbai Police: Goa police


October 7th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 7 (IANS) Goa Police Thursday denied it had relayed any information about two suspected Harkat-ul Jihadi al-Islami (HuJI) terrorists landing in Mumbai to the Mumbai Police, even as TV channels ... Read more...

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Solution on Blackberry security soon but no intention to snoop: Minister


August 4th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Minister of State for Communications Sachin Pilot Wednesday hoped a solution wil be found soon to access encrypted e-mails and SMS messages sent on Blackberry devices under ... Read more...

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Debate over whether Goa church should be brought under RTI


July 27th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 27 (IANS) Should the church in Goa be brought under the purview of the Right to Information Act? At present, the government says the decision is beyond its authority ... Read more...

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ULFA has formally expressed desire for peace talks: Gogoi


June 13th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 13 (IANS) The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has formally expressed its willingness to open peace talks with the government to end more than three decades of violent ... Read more...

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Jharkhand’s politics theatre of the absurd, says BJP (Second Lead)


May 21st, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi/New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Apparently fed up with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren's sudden flip-flop, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday termed the ongoing political drama in Jharkhand ... Read more...

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Chinese envoy meets home secretary over telecom imports (Lead)


May 13th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Chinese Ambassador to India Zhang Yan Thursday met union Home Secretary G.K. Pillai to discuss issues related to import of Chinese telecom equipment to India. Zhang had an ... Read more...

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Pillai meets Chinese telecom firm’s official


May 13th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Union Home Secretary G.K. Pillai Thursday gave a 45-minute hearing to a top official of ZTE India, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp, ... Read more...

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China’s ZTE wants to prove itself in India


May 12th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) ZTE India, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp, is looking at various options, from setting up a manufacturing plant to listing on the ... Read more...

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Apple’s next-generation stunning iPhone model leaked


April 20th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) Apple's future generation iPhone model, which was leaked after being mistakenly left at a bar in California, has been put on display by a technology news portal. The ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan talks in New Delhi Feb 25 (Second Lead)


February 12th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) India and Pakistan will hold foreign secretary level talks in New Delhi Feb 25 - for the first time since the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, Pakistani ... Read more...

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Jailed ULFA leaders could be freed for peace talks


January 1st, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 1 (IANS) Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi Friday hinted at releasing jailed leaders of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) for peace talks, but wanted a formal communication ... Read more...

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India welcomes Pakistan’s release of 100 Indian fishermen, denies delay


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, Dec 23 (IANS) Denying reports of a delay in accepting 100 Indian fishermen released by Pakistan, India Wednesday welcomed the decision and underlined that arrangements were being made to receive ... Read more...

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India, Argentina ink nine pacts, Argentina President meets Manmohan Singh (Part II)


October 14th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
(Cont.)The Argentine President welcomed Indian entrepreneurs stating that they will find a conducive environment for productive investment and skilled human resources. The Indian Prime Minister acknowledged the growing importance of Argentine ... Read more...

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CBI approaches high court in Scarlett murder case


May 9th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 9 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) has approached the Bombay High Court for a letter of request to interrogate two British citizens in connection with the murder of ... Read more...

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”Tasveer’ is on’ - PERCEPT


March 28th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaThe cheque bouncing issue between Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-SERIES) and Percept Picture Limited has been resolved. Percept has issued a demand draft for the amount of Rs. 6.67 ... Read more...

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Russian Best Job in the World candidate asked to explain porn ties


March 18th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 18 (ANI): Tourism Queensland has asked the Russian Best Job in the World candidate to explain her alleged involvement in a porn scandal.The tourism officials have asked for ... Read more...

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Goa court rejects CBI plea in Scarlett murder case


March 6th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) In a setback to the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) probe into British teenager Scarlett Keeling's death, a Goa children's court Friday refused to give the agency a ... Read more...

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India awaiting word on Pakistan’s Mumbai probe: Mukherjee (Roundup)


January 31st, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) India Saturday said it was awaiting a formal communication on Pakistan's probe into the Mumbai terror attacks that New Delhi has blamed on elements operating from the ... Read more...

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Ratan Tata to meet Buddhadeb today


September 28th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Sept 27 (ANI): Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata will meet West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today following Tatas request that he wanted to talk to Buddhadeb on Singur issue. ... Read more...

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Ratan Tata to meet Buddhadeb on Sunday


September 27th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkatta, Sept 27 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Saturday said that Ratan Tata, the Tata Group Chairman has replied to his letter and wants to talk to him ... Read more...

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