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Home secretary reviews cross-LOC trade at Poonch


May 17th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 17 (IANS) Union Home Secretary R.K. Singh Thursday visited Jammu and Kashmir's frontier Poonch district and discussed with local people issues concerning trade across the Line of Control ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Where Ramayana recitation continues for 18 years (With Image)


April 28th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Achnera (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) A Hindu temple in this small, bustling town on the outskirts of Agra is making a record of sorts with the continuous recital of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian envoy asks private sector to focus on ‘big picture’


February 25th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao appreciated the very constructive role played by the Private Sector Advisory Group (PSAG) in strengthening India-US commercial ties and stressed the continued ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

MP alleges harassment by PM’s security, Pranab apologises (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday apologised to Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Dara Singh Chauhan who alleged that a member of his party was ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

All party meet on Lokpal bill ends amid differences (Lead)


July 3rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The all-party meeting on the Lokpal bill ended Sunday evening with no major breakthrough on the contentious issue of including prime minister within the ... Read more...

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PM promises Lokpal bill in monsoon session (Lead)


July 3rd, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday affirmed his government's commitment to the Lokpal bill to provide for a strong institutional arrangement to tackle "corruption in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lokpal bill in monsoon session: PM


July 3rd, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday affirmed his government's commitment to a Lokpal bill which provides for a strong institutional arrangement for tackling corruption in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India, Asean to ink economic pact by year-end: Anand Sharma


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) India will sign a comprehensive economic partnership agreement with the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) by the end of this year, Commerce and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Can’t see India China going to war: Pranab


November 9th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 9 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said he does not visualise the border dispute between India and China flaring up into a conflict.If anything, trade ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mukherjee says he does not visualise a conflict on border dispute with China


November 9th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that he does not visualize a conflict over the border dispute between India and China.Talking to reporters after attending the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tripura women set to play vital role in local bodies


June 20th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala, June 20 (IANS) Even as the nation debates the women's reservation bill, women in Tripura are getting ready to stand up and be counted in elections to local self-government ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chief justice not averse to judges declaring their assets


January 23rd, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Seeking to set aside the controversy over official disclosure of judges' wealth, Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan Friday said he was not averse to the judges ... Read more...

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India, Saudi Arabia plan multi-entry visas for businessmen


April 20th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Riyadh, April 20 (IANS) India and Saudi Arabia are planning to issue multi-entry visas to business people from both countries to boost bilateral investment, as External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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