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Runaway bride awarded for revolting against lack of loo


February 10th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) She was a runaway bride, but she won an award of Rs.5 lakh for revolting against the lack of toilet at her in-laws' place.Sulabh International, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Complaints of growing abuse by placement agencies in Delhi


July 3rd, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl is raped by the owner of a placement agency who "bought" her from her relatives for a paltry sum for being employed ... Read more...

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First Lady Makes Announcement About ‘Let’s Move’ Campaign At The Baseball Skills Clinic


July 21st, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Michelle Obama, the First Lady announced the ‘Let’s Move’ which will be a partnership between the Major League Baseball Players Association and the White ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Part of Sundarbans may be lost in future: Bhattacharjee


June 5th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 5 (IANS) A part of the mangrove forests of the Sundarbans may be lost in future due to the rising water levels in the Bay of Bengal as a fallout ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Aral Sea On Death Row, Says Ban Ki-moon


April 5th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nukus, Uzbekistan, Apr 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, commented on Sunday that it was imperative for the nations to take some immediate steps ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

2,000 Kashmiri youth to join paramilitary forces


February 26th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) It may not be enough to tackle the grave problem of unemployment in Jammu and Kashmir, which has around 300,000 jobless people, but the central government ... Read more...

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Roy calls for planned low cost housing


February 16th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16(ANI): Minister of State for Urban Development Saugata Roy on Tuesday said a careful planning of urban cities is of utmost importance for evolving low cost housing.Addressing a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Centre to States: Take action against illegal arms production


July 22nd, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram said the Centre has directed States to take action against manufactures of illegal weapons and ammunition, as some of this is being accessed ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gujarat villages endure acute water shortage


June 14th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
Vansi Borsi (Gujarat), June 14 (ANI): Residents of villages in the region of Vansi Borsi, a port town in Gujarat, are facing a severe shortage of water, even as the district authorities ... Read more...

Posted in National |

‘Delhi’s drains can’t cope with monsoon’


May 12th, 2009 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Councillors of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Monday criticized the condition of drains in the capital saying that they were likely to overflow during the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Drought hits hard in Chhatarpur as people are forced to purchase water


May 28th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by admin
Chhattarpur (Madhya Pradesh), May 28 (ANI): Water has becomes a saleable commodity in the drought hit Chhatarpur District in Madhya Pradesh, as the poverty-ridden people of the region are compelled to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New offer to Iran over nuclear issue agreed: Britain


May 3rd, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, May 3 (DPA) The five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany have agreed on a "new offer" to be made to Iran in connection with the international tension ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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