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Maoists numbers, military potential increasing: Shinde (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Stating that Maoist cadres in the country were gaining in strength, union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde warned Thursday that they were displaying the military ... Read more...

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Committed to food security bill: Thomas


July 18th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Food Minister K.V. Thomas Wednesday said the union government was committed to ensuring food security of the people, particularly the vulnerable sections.He said the proposed ... Read more...

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Maoism continues to be major problem: PM


May 22nd, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday described Maoism as continuing to be "a major problem" and sought cooperation from the states in tackling the ... Read more...

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Meghalaya to replicate Bhutan’s gross national happiness


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 23 (IANS) Meghalaya in India's northeast wants to replicate Bhutan's model of Gross National Happiness as an index of the state's well-being, says Chief Minister Mukul Sangma."We will ... Read more...

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Cabinet allows private sector to produce poppy concentrate


January 12th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Policy under which a company or corporate body would be able to produce ... Read more...

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Railways to set up new body to improve stations


November 11th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Indian Railways said Friday it will set up a separate Railway Stations Development Corporation to improve passenger facilities."A need was being felt to have a ... Read more...

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More cooperation among regional nations crucial: Gilani


November 8th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 8 (IANS) Greater cooperation among regional countries is crucial for their development and prosperity, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said at a meet in Russia where he ... Read more...

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Execution seen as key in manufacturing policy success


October 30th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) India Inc. is much enthused by a new policy that seeks to raise the share of manufacturing in the country's gross domestic product (GDP) to ... Read more...

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India opens high-altitude military research centre in Kyrghyzstan (With image)


July 5th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) India Tuesday opened a mountain biomedical research centre in Kyrghyzstan to help better the lives of both military personnel and civilians, making it the first ... Read more...

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Assam wants to replicate Bhutan model (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) Assam will replicate neighbouring Bhutan's model of Gross National Happiness as an index of the state's well-being if the Congress is voted back to power for ... Read more...

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Gogoi wants Bhutan model of Gross National Happiness in Assam


April 29th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) Assam will replicate Bhutan's goal of Gross National Happiness as the index to measure prosperity of the state if the Congress is voted back to power, ... Read more...

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President Patil inaugurates national festival of tribal dances


March 16th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 16 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Wednesday inaugurated 'Prakriti', the three-day national festival of tribal dances.The Ministry of Tribal Affairs in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture ... Read more...

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Praful Patel to hold interactive session with Public Sector Enterprises


March 7th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Praful Patel will hold the first ever ministerial level interactive session with a cross-section of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) ... Read more...

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Pranab has done a good job: Manmohan Singh (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Hailing the budget for 2011-12 as an effort to curb inflation and ensure sustained and inclusive growth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said Finance Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh lauds Mukherjee, says budget meets economic challenges


February 28th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 28 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday praising Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said the Union Budget meets all the challenges that the economy faces today ... Read more...

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Finance minister has done a good job: PM


February 28th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has "done a good job" by presenting a growth-oriented and inclusive budget. "The finance minister deserves ... Read more...

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Govt. advocates stringent punishment to food adulterators: Sahay


November 3rd, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.3 (ANI): The Government on Wednesday advocated stringent punishment for those responsible for food adulteration.It may be noted several cases of food adulteration are usually reported or come across ... Read more...

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World’s highest rate of lifestyle diseases is in Caribbean (Lead)


August 5th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Aug 5 (IANS) Latin America and the Caribbean have the highest rates of non-communicable and lifestyle diseases in the world and this has put an economic burden on the ... Read more...

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‘Trinidad and Tobago can develop ayurvedic medicine’


August 5th, 2010 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Aug 5 (IANS) Latin America and the Caribbean have the highest rates of non-communicable and lifestyle diseases in the world, and a place like Trinidad and Tobago has the ... Read more...

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Malaysian Court fines two men for ‘cow head’ sacrilege over temple protest


July 28th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (ANI): Two Muslim men involved in a cow head protest at the State Secretariat building in Shah Alam over a plan to build a Hindu temple in a ... Read more...

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Two men in infamous ‘cow head’ incident pay RM 3,000


July 28th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (ANI): Two Muslim men involved in the infamous cow head protest over the relocation of a Hindu temple in 2009, were fined RM 3,000 each for defaulting on ... Read more...

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PM, Chidambaram to meet CMs of Naxal-hit states, to discuss fresh counter-strategy


July 14th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will preside over a meeting of Chief Ministers of Naxal-affected states along with Union Home Minister P. Chidambram here today. ... Read more...

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Environment Ministry and IITs sign agreement for National Ganga River Basin Management Plan


July 6th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): An agreement was signed on Tuesday between the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the Ministry of Environment and Forests for the development of a management ... Read more...

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Finally, national defence university gets government nod (Second Lead)


May 13th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Eight years after a recommendation by a group of ministers, the government Thursday sanctioned Rs.295 crore for establishing an autonomous defence university in Gurgaon to synergise ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves national policy on disaster management


October 22nd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved the National Policy on Disaster Management (NPDM) which will provide the framework for handling disasters in a holistic manner. "The ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves national policy on disaster management


October 22nd, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 22 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the National Policy on Disaster Management (NPDM). Which will provide the framework/roadmap for handling disasters in a holistic manner.The National Policy ... Read more...

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Only an inclusive city can be a sustainable city: Kumari Selja


October 5th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Tourism Kumari Selja today said only an inclusive city can be a sustainable and we have to work towards ... Read more...

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Centre’s announces incentives to bring Naxals in mainstream


September 8th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 8 (ANI): The Union Government has initiated the surrender-cum-rehabilitation policy for Naxals to bring them back into mainstream, as part of its multi-pronged strategy to deal with the ... Read more...

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Lack of rights hampers progress in Arab nations: UN


July 22nd, 2009 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 22 (DPA) The lack of human rights, political and social justice as well as a stable environment has prevented individuals in Arab countries from improving, the UN Development Programme ... Read more...

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MIC to woo Indians with help from NGOs


July 5th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 5 (ANI): The Malaysian Indian Congress has been moving silently on the ground, wooing disgruntled Indians who are angry with the handling of several issues by the opposition ... Read more...

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The History And Future Of Cyber Law Of India


February 20th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by VKS
There are lot of Problems through which the present Cyber Law of India is passing through. A good account of the same can be found at this nice piece of work. The ... Read more...

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Global meltdown has affected Indian poor badly, says government


January 31st, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Admitting that the global economic slowdown has hit the poor sections of the society, the government Saturday said two major challenges it faces now are poverty and ... Read more...

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South African province to have ‘war room’ to fight poverty


February 17th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
Mmabatho (South Africa), Feb 17 (IANS) The North West province of South Africa has announced it would have a "war room" for immediate intervention in aid of extremely indigent families and individuals, ... Read more...

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15 new tourism destinations are being developed: Ambika Soni


December 4th, 2007 - 10:36 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 4 (ANI): Union Minister of Tourism and Culture, Ambika Soni on Tuesday said that 15 new tourism destinations are being developed in a holistic manner across the country. She also ... Read more...

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