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Government changes name to make it gender neutral

July 7th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Respecting gender sensitivity, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's cabinet Thursday decided to rename the 'Inter-State Migrant Workmen Act' as the 'Inter-State Migrant Workers Act'.The replacement ... Read more...

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Azad reconstitutes Central Supervisory Board under PNDT Act

April 9th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 9(ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has reconstituted the Central Supervisory Board (CSB) under Section 7 of the Pre-conception and Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, 1994 ... Read more...

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Government changes fertiliser subsidy method

July 6th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) India will change the method of subsidising fertiliser prices by shifting to a "nutrient based subsidy regime" from a "product pricing regime", Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee ... Read more...

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Buddha government changes tack on land purchase for industry

May 29th, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) After the drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections in which the state's opposition campaigned against forcible acquisition of agricultural land for industries, West Bengal's Left Front government ... Read more...

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Where your cap’s colour denotes political leanings!

July 8th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, July 8 (IANS) Every time the government changes in Himachal Pradesh - from the Congress to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and vice versa - people's colour preferences too ... Read more...

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Bush calls Cuba’s recent reforms a ‘cruel joke’

May 22nd, 2008 - 12:18 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, May 21 (DPA) Reforms recently introduced by the Cuban government to allow greater access to technology must be accompanied by real democratic and economic change to improve the life on the ... Read more...

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Directions09 to discuss IT industry themes

April 16th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Leaders of the communications and IT industry are set to brainstorm on ways to take India to the next level of technological development at Directions09, a business ... Read more...

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