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Shifting focus to growth, RBI infuses Rs.320 bn into system (Roundup)

January 24th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Departing from its two-year-old tough monetary policy, India's central bank released Rs.32,000 crore (Rs.320 billion/$6 billion) into the country's banking system to incrrease liquidity in ... Read more...

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Cyber attacks, censorship threat to internet freedom: Study

April 18th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Cyber attacks, politically motivated censorship and government control are among the threats to internet freedom, according to a study, which also said India does not ... Read more...

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Radioactive iodine 4,385 times legal limit found in sea water near Fukushima nuke plant

March 31st, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar. 31 (ANI): The level of radioactive iodine-131 found in seawater near the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, has soared to its highest reading yet at a concentration of 4,385 ... Read more...

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Naidu forcibly given IV fluids, TDP says fast on

December 24th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu was forcibly given intravenous fluids (IV) at a hospital here but his Telugu Desam Party (TDP) claimed he was continuing ... Read more...

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Melting Himalayas imperil Asia

December 14th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 14 (IANS) Around 1.3 billion people in India, the rest of South Asia and China are at imminent risk of water shortage due to climate change, according to ... Read more...

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Chile’s Chaiten volcano erupts, forces evacuation

February 20th, 2009 - 3:55 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 20 (IANS) The Chaiten volcano in southern Chile started stirring again Thursday, forcing the evacuation of about 250 people residing near the area, EFE reported. The volcano in Palena province, some ... Read more...

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Texas officials remove 52 girls from polygamist ranch

April 5th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
DPA Washington, April 5 (DPA) Texas officials removed 52 girl children from the walled compound of a polygamist sect while police sealed off all roads to the ranch on suspicion that a teenage ... Read more...

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