interim measures

US changing visa rules to attract the highly-skilled

February 4th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) To make America more attractive to highly-skilled foreign students and workers, the United States has announced a series of reforms, including changes in the F-1 ... Read more...

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Oil spill off Mumbai coast

January 21st, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) An oil spill was reported 80 km off the Mumbai coast Friday after a rupture in a pipeline carrying crude oil from state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp's ... Read more...

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Gorkha groups’ views to be sought on ‘interim setup’

August 4th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) The West Bengal government would consider the opinion of the anti-Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Democratic Front (DF) before announcing its own views on the "interim setup" for ... Read more...

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Temporary cap on non-EU migration diluted already? (Lead)

June 28th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 28 (IANS) The proposed temporary cap on non-EU migration may have already been diluted in the face of pressure from political parties, businesses and universities, it is learnt.The ... Read more...

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Survival International appeals to UN to stop bauxite mine in Orissa

July 15th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): Survival International lodged two urgent appeals today to stop a controversial bauxite mine in Orissa,India.It called on both the UN and India's National Human Rights Commission to ... Read more...

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Fares cut, 43 new trains in Lalu Prasad’s interim rail budget

February 13th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Living up to his promise of easing the burden of average train passengers, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Friday cut fares by two percent, introduced 43 new trains ... Read more...

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‘China’s interim price control necessary, legal’

March 6th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 6 (Xinhua) China's interim price intervention announced in mid-January is necessary and in accord with the law and should not be read as an administrative interference with market behaviour, a ... Read more...

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Lack of birth and death registries in Asia, Africa hindering public health policy making

November 14th, 2007 - 3:04 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |