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‘The Bourne Legacy’ - interesting reboot, but not exciting enough (IANS Movie Review)


August 11th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Bourne Legacy"; Actors: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton; Director: Tony Gilroy; Rating: ***With a star-laced film being no criteria for success and cinema viewers going fickle to like ... Read more...

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Enrolment of girls at primary level growing: Economic Survey


March 15th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The enrolment of girls in primary and upper primary levels has grown steadily over the years, the Economic Survey 2011-12 presented by Finance Minister ... Read more...

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From slums to queen of suburbs, Rubina Ali goes places (With Image)


October 16th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) Star-studded Mumbai suburb Bandra will soon have a new celebrity resident, Rubina Ali, one of the popular child actors in the multi-Oscar winner "Slumdog Millionaire", ... Read more...

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Chinese scientist wins US award for malaria drug


September 15th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) A Chinese scientist has won a prestigious award in the US for her discovery of a new drug therapy for treatment of malaria.Pharmacologist Tu Youyou, 81, ... Read more...

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Tales of bribery from Ramlila Maidan


August 23rd, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) At least one out of every 10 anti-corruption protester at Ramlila Maidan has greased palms to get work done - ranging from approval of building ... Read more...

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It is tough but Indian GP track will be ready, says Chandhok


July 6th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 6 (IANS) Indian Formula One driver Karun Chandhok says it will be tough for the inaugural Indian Grand Prix organisers to complete the work on the track near ... Read more...

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Kerala to get $200 mn World Bank aid


July 4th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 4 (IANS) The Indian government and the World Bank Monday signed an agreement for a loan of $200 million for a Kerala government project aimed at strengthening local ... Read more...

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Bhattacharjee slams Congress


January 31st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 31 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Monday accused the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of undermining the importance of integrated child development scheme (ICDS) workers and said ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Finally, Goa gets a crab of its own


October 25th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) Goa now has a crab of its own. And for a change, it's neither poached, grilled, roasted or curried.Marine researchers in Goa have discovered a new ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

BRO joins hands with Sikkim Government to improve connectivity


November 17th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Bardang (Sikkim), Nov 17(ANI): The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) and the officials have developed a collective mechanism for protection of environment in the State as Chief Minister Pawan Chamling laid the ... Read more...

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New rules approved for Foreign Technology Collaborations


November 5th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 5(ANI): The Government on Thursday agreed to frame new rules for payments for royalty, lump-sum fee for transfer of technology, payments for use of trademark/brand name on the automatic ... Read more...

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PM asks Kashmiri youth to join in building a new Kashmir


October 28th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Anantnag, Oct 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday appealed to the youth of Kashmir to join in building a new Kashmir.Inaugurating the Anantnag-Qazigund rail link here, Dr. ... Read more...

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Prime Minister appeals to youth to help build new Kashmir


October 28th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Anantnag, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday asked the youth to join the government's endeavour in building a new Kashmir and carve a new future for themselves, while promising ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain town to have knowledge city soon


October 9th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 9 (IANS) Historically known as a major centre for mathematical and astronomical research, Ujjain would soon have a knowledge city as part of an ambitious central government project being developed ... Read more...

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West Bengal to acquire land for railway projects


August 15th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 15 (IANS) The West Bengal government Saturday said it will acquire land for the projects announced by Railways Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee. Banerjee, whose party has been ... Read more...

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Gorkhas stall NHPC project in Darjeeling


July 24th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kalijhora (West Bengal), July 24 (ANI): Demanding separate state for gurkhas, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), called a halt to project work of the National Hydroelectric power Corporation (NHPC) at Kalijhora in ... Read more...

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PM sees room for intellectuals in ‘governance process’


July 11th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin On Board Air India One, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, an economist turned politician, Saturday said former Infosys co-chairman Nandan Nilekani's appointment as head of a government ... Read more...

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Nilekani quits Infosys, to head government project (Lead)


June 25th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 25 (IANS) Infosys Technologies co-chairman Nandan M. Nilekani, 54, has resigned from the top post and the company board following his appointment as chairperson of the Unique Identification Authority ... Read more...

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Selling below cost no loss for ‘green’ bulb makers


May 3rd, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By James Jose New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Heard of businesses making profits by consciously selling at a loss? That's what lighting firms hope to do in India: Sell energy saving lamps at ... Read more...

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Court seeks start of construction for medical institute in Patna


February 3rd, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 3 (IANS) The Patna High Court Tuesday asked the central government to invite tenders in February for construction of the Jai Prakash Narayan All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tsunami affected fishermen to visit Vietnam


July 21st, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Jayakumar Chennai, July 21 (ANI): Seven Tsunami affected fishermen will soon be visiting Vietnam for a 20-day sojourn to learn modern techniques of catching fish and trawler operations under a government ... Read more...

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Over 56,000 schools in Uttar Pradesh to be electrified


July 15th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 15 (IANS) Over 56,000 schools in Uttar Pradesh without lights and fan will be provided electricity under a government project, an official here said Tuesday. "The electrification project will cover ... Read more...

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Former Siemens boss Pierer linked to illicit payments: reports


April 19th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
DPA Berlin, April 19 (DPA) A senior manager at German electrical engineering concern Siemens has linked former chief Heinrich von Pierer to suspicious payments in connection with a large government project in Argentina, ... Read more...

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Two male rhinos translocated to Manas National Park in Assam


April 16th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by admin
Golpara/Morigaon (Assam), April 16 (ANI): Two male Rhinos have been translocated recently to Manas National Park in Assam as part of the government initiative conservation of animals. The translocation was done ... Read more...

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