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IAC begins hunt for political talent in Lucknow


September 10th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) In keeping with its Aug 2 announcement at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi to float a political party, India Against Corruption (IAC) has begun an exercise ... Read more...

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India approves Walt Disney’s Rs.1,000 crore investment


August 23rd, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian government Thursday said it has approved US-based Walt Disney's Rs.1,000 crore investment proposal in broadcasting business in India.Based on the recommendations of the ... Read more...

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(VM) Indian Air Force ahead with over 10 percent women officers


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Women officers in the Indian army, navy and air force constitute only 3.3, 3.9 and 10.4 percent of the officer cadre respectively and these ... Read more...

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Reliance Cap concludes stake sale to Nippon Life for $290 mn


August 17th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Reliance Capital, a part of the Anil Ambani Group, Friday said it has concluded its 26-percent stake sale to Japan's Nippon Life for $290 million, pushing ... Read more...

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Tunnel from Pakistan for major induction into India


August 9th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 9 (IANS) A long underground tunnel dug from Pakistan into Jammu and Kashmir was meant to push a large body of people into India and not small groups ... Read more...

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India’s carrier, n-sub programme delayed


August 8th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) India's key navy programmes -- the indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC) and the nuclear-powered submarine INS Arihant -- are running late, with the carrier's induction ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves delivery of 27 B-787 aircraft to Air India


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Friday approved a Ministry of Civil Aviation proposal allowing Air India to take delivery of 27 B-787 aircraft ... Read more...

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Government okays 14 FDI proposals worth Rs.1,584 crore


July 24th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The government Tuesday announced it has approved 14 proposals of foreign direct investment (FDI) worth Rs.1,584.11 crore. Majority of the money flow will be ... Read more...

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Runaway bride returns home to new toilet in Uttar Pradesh


June 28th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Maharajganj, June 27 (IANS) A young woman, who ran away from her in-laws' house for its lack of toilet, returned Wednesday -- to the same house with an ultra-modern toilet ... Read more...

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Air India proposes VRS to cut down staff


May 27th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Financially stressed Air India has proposed a voluntary retirement scheme (VRS) for its executive cadre employees to bring down manpower costs.The Air India Board will ... Read more...

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AI board meet to decide on Boeing 787 arrival date, employees VRS


May 25th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Air India board will meet Monday to decide on the induction date of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner into the carrier's fleet and a voluntary ... Read more...

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Women in combat roles in armed forces: Wait gets longer


May 21st, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Women in the Indian armed forces will have to wait longer to get into combat roles. The defence ministry has said it has no proposal ... Read more...

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Alina Saldanha’s entry into Goa cabinet deferred


May 8th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 8 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Tuesday had to face embarrassment after the Election Commission asked his government to defer the induction of a non-elected person ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers sign Parameswaran


May 5th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 5 (IANS) Former Kochi Tuskers left arm pacer Prashanth Parameswaran has been signed by Royal Challengers Bangalore in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).The Kerela born pacer, ... Read more...

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Bengal minister becomes HPL chairman


March 27th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 27 (IANS) West Bengal Industry Minister Partha Chatterjee was Tuesday inducted as chairman of Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd (HPL) at a board meeting where it was decided to convert ... Read more...

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No combat role for women in armed forces: Antony


March 19th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The government Monday made it clear that it has no proposal to induct women in combat roles in the defence forces, including as fighter pilots ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers sign in five young cricketers


March 5th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 5 (IANS) Deccan Chargers have signed up five domestic players Abhishek Jhunjhunwala, Atchuta Rao, Syed Ahmed Quadri, Veer Pratap Singh and Sneha Kishore in their squad for the ... Read more...

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Himachal cabinet expanded for second time(Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Thursday expanded his council of ministers by inducting Khimi Ram, a former state BJP unit chief, as a ... Read more...

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Armed forces to procure 210 AC coaches


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) Forty additional AC 2-tier and 170 AC 3-Tier coaches would be procured in the next few years for the as part of the initiatives for ensuring ... Read more...

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Himachal cabinet expanded


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Thursday expanded his council of ministers by inducting Khimi Ram, former BJP state unit chief, as cabinet minister.With ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force ramps up chopper fleet


February 17th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The Indian Air Force Friday inducted the most-modern Mi-17V5 helicopter, its latest buy from Russia, to ramp up the ferrying of troops and supplies to ... Read more...

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India to induct latest Russian military chopper


February 16th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) India will Friday induct the modern Mi-17V5 helicopter, its latest acquisition from Russia, into its air force, which will use them to carry troops and ... Read more...

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Railways to get new coach manufacturing plant


February 16th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) In order to meet the increasing demand for railway coaches, the union cabinet Thursday approved setting up of a new unit for manufacturing the state-of-the-art ... Read more...

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List of Sahara’s grievances against BCCI


February 13th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The following is the list of grievances raised by Sahara before the Board of Control for Cricket in India:BCCI had committed for a joint statement ... Read more...

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Tripura Left Front ministry to be expanded Sunday


February 10th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 10 (IANS) The Left Front ministry in Tripura will be expanded Sunday with the re-induction of former minister Sahid Chowdhury, an official said here Friday."Tripura Governor D.Y. Patil ... Read more...

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Kushwaha chapter closed, says BJP


January 10th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) On the mat over its anti-corruption agenda after induction of tainted former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, the Bharatiya Janata Party Tuesday brushed ... Read more...

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Kushwaha’s membership suspended: BJP


January 8th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Facing all round criticism over inducting tainted former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday said his membership has ... Read more...

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Kushwaha now under ED scanner


January 8th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate, India's premier probe agency for money laundering, is studying the alleged multi-crore Uttar Pradesh rural health scam and may register cases ... Read more...

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BJP needs an internal Lokpal: Congress


January 6th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Taunting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the induction of tainted former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, the Congress Friday said BJP veteran ... Read more...

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BJP faces rebellion over Kushwaha’s induction (Roundup)


January 6th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The induction of tainted former minister Babu Singh Kushwaha is turning out to be a major headache for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead ... Read more...

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Kushwaha row: BJP MP threatens to resign


January 6th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 6 (IANS) The worries for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) multiplied Thursday after a revolt by senior leaders and MPs grew over the induction of tainted Bahujan ... Read more...

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Revolt within, but BJP defends Kushwaha induction


January 6th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday drew flak from its senior leaders Maneka Gandhi and Uma Bharti who raised a revolt against the decision ... Read more...

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Adityanath opposes Kushwaha’s entry into BJP


January 5th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 5 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath Thursday launched a scathing attack on the party's Uttar Pradesh leadership, which he entirely blamed for ... Read more...

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Bill for professionals in highways authority introduced


December 19th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Aiming to bring professionals for the management of the national highways, a bill to amend the National Highways Authority of India Act was introduced in ... Read more...

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51-kg ladoo for Ajit Singh’s entry into union cabinet


December 18th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) here Sunday evening celebrated the induction of its president Ajit Singh into the union cabinet as ... Read more...

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