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Cheaper bus travel for over a million students in Karnataka


August 11th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 11 (IANS) Karnataka Saturday reduced annual bus pass rates for students by up to Rs. 200, a step which will benefit nearly 1.5 million students.The rates are being ... Read more...

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Women to get free bus rides on Rakhi day


August 1st, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Women in the capital will enjoy free rides in public buses Thursday on Raksha Bandhan day, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit announced Wednesday."Women in Delhi would ... Read more...

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With AIADMK win, voters eye freebies of laptops, gold mangalsutra


May 13th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) Now that the AIADMK has won a thumping victory in Tamil Nadu, voters are eyeing the freebies, including laptops for students, gold mangalsutras for women, free ... Read more...

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Campaigning ends in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry


April 11th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/Puducherry, April 11 (IANS) Electioneering in Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Puducherry ended Monday with rival fronts and other political parties making a last minute effort to woo the voters.As ... Read more...

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Dravidian land all set for battle for power (Curtain Raiser)


April 11th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 11 (IANS) Amid charges of big-time corruption, Tamil Nadu is set for assembly elections Wednesday, its result bound to cast a shadow on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's ... Read more...

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Campaigning in Tamil Nadu ends Monday


April 10th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 10 (IANS) Rival fronts and other political parties in Tamil Nadu are doing their best to woo more voters with campaigning for the April 13 assembly elections ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi promises laptops for students if elected


March 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Tirivarur (Tamil Nadu), Mar.24 (ANI): Campaigning for the upcoming assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi announced sops for students and senior citizens.He promised free laptops to all first-year students ... Read more...

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DMK expands promise to give laptops to engineering students (Lead)


March 24th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) DMK president and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Wednesday promised free laptops to all the first-year students of government-owned and government-aided professional colleges in the ... Read more...

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DMK expands promise to give laptops to engineering students


March 24th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) DMK president and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Wednesday expanded the poll promise of free laptops to all the first year students of government-owned and ... Read more...

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DMK offers free rice, grinders to poor, laptops to students


March 20th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 19 (IANS) From free grinders to 35 kg free rice every month for 1.6 million poor families, free bus passes for senior citizens to free laptops for Dalit ... Read more...

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Delhi women to get free bus ride on Bhai Duj


November 6th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Women in the national capital will be allowed to travel free in state-run public transport buses Sunday on the occasion of Bhai Duj, the Delhi government ... Read more...

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Delhi women to get free bus rides on Rakhi day


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Women in the capital city can enjoy a free ride in public buses Tuesday on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit announced Monday. "Women in ... Read more...

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Haryana gifts women free bus rides for ‘Rakhi’


August 17th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 17 (IANS) To mark the festival of 'Raksha Bandhan' when women tie a colourful thread on the wrist of their brothers as a symbol of bond of love, the Haryana ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa terms Lokayukta’s resignation unfortunate


June 24th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 24 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday termed the sudden resignation of Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) Santosh Hegde Wednesday as unfortunate and unexpected. "The ombudsman's resignation is not only unexpected ... Read more...

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Electric cars to be in vogue by 2020


April 21st, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 21 (IANS) State-of-the-art electric cars will be in vogue by 2020 and global sales of such vehicles will amount to around 470 billion euro ($635 billion), a media report has ... Read more...

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Can ads on school buses contribute to the school budgets?


March 20th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Seattle, Mar 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Schools are going through an economic crisis mode, as they try to save their school budgets in the recession times. They have canceled field trips and ... Read more...

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HIV positive people to get below poverty line cards in Delhi


January 7th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) To provide relief to HIV positive people in the national capital, the Delhi government Thursday decided to provide them with below poverty line (BPL) cards which will ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to spend Rs.100 crore on Sri Lankan refugees camps


November 12th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Thursday decided to allocate Rs.100 crore for improving the amenities in the 115 camps for Sri Lankan refugees in the state and also for ... Read more...

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Free bus ride for Delhi women on Bhai Dooj


October 16th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Women in the national capital can enjoy a free ride in Delhi Transport Corp (DTC) buses Monday on the occasion of Bhai Dooj, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit ... Read more...

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Join the ‘mile low club’ at world’s first Jumbo Hostel in Sweden!


August 4th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, August 4 (ANI): A former Boeing 747 jumbo is now the world's strangest hostel.The one-time Singapore Airlines plane is parked permanently near the entrance to Stockholm's Arlanda Airport, and it never ... Read more...

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Women to get free bus ride in Delhi on Rakhi day


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Women in the capital city can enjoy a free ride in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses Wednesday on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit ... Read more...

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Prince Charles 60th birthday present is a free bus pass!


November 15th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 15 (ANI): Prince Charles, who joined the senior citizen club on November 14, can now drop his travel worries as he has been gifted with a free bus pass ... Read more...

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RAK Airways to launch service from Kerala


April 17th, 2008 - 10:43 pm ICT by admin
Kozhikode (Kerala), April 17 (IANS) RAK Airways, the national airline of the Ras al-Khaimah, a constituent emirate of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will launch its service from Kozhikode International Airport in ... Read more...

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