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File income tax return online: It’s easier, secure


July 16th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) As the July 31 deadline for filing income tax returns looms, there is usually a huge rush among the taxpayers. To avoid the long queues ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Government wants consensus on rules on internet content (Lead)


May 18th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The government Thursday said it does not stand for censorship and regulation of free speech and assured Rajya Sabha members that it will evolve a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Internet would have made 1975 Emergency a fiasco: Jaitley


May 17th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Had internet been there, the Emergency of 1975 would have been a "fiasco", said Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley Thursday as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

FIEO ties up with eBay, PayPal to boost exports


April 12th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The Federation of Indian Export Organisation (FIEO) Thursday signed an agreement with e-commerce portal eBay and online payment provider PayPal to boost exports, said a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US police to buy Russian shotguns


January 31st, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Izhmash, the manufacturer of the legendary Kalashnikov AK-47, will supply Saiga-12 semi-automatic smoothbore shotguns to a number of police forces in the US, Izhmash reported ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rollout of uniform format of KYC norms soon, says SEBI


December 17th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 17 (IANS) Capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), in the final stages of fine-tuning the Know Your Client (KYC) regulations to make them more ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pros and cons of foreign equity in retailing


November 25th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Following are the main issues raised by those in favour of foreign equity in multi-brand retailing and those opposed to it:Those against:- It will lead to closure of tens of thousands ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The pros and cons of foreign equity in retailing


November 24th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The following are the main issues raised by those in favour of foreign equity in multi-brand retailing and those opposed to it:Those against:- It will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

ICC in possible surrender talks with Gaddafi’s son


October 29th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by BNO News
THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS (BNO NEWS) -- The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said it is in indirect contact with Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of the former Libyan leader, and is discussing ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pawar calls for agriculture reforms


October 21st, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Friday called for reforms in agricultural marketing to enable farmers to get best prices for their products.The prevailing system of regulated ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sell vegetables directly: Wen tells farmers


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 2 (IANS) Vegetable producers should sell their produce directly to urban consumers to lower retail prices, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has said.Wen made a tour early Saturday morning ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Mel Gibson’s ex-girlfriend drops domestic abuse claim


May 5th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 05 (ANI): In a bid to extend an olive branch to settle the custody case, Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva has dropped domestic violence claims made by her against ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Govt., RBI working to lower banking costs, expand reach: Mukherjee


March 27th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 27 (ANI): Expressing concern over the fact that bank penetration is limited to only a few customer segments and geographies, Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US will face new Vietnam if it invades Libya: Chavez


March 14th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 14 (RIA Novosti) Venezuela's outspoken leader Hugo Chavez has warned the US that it would face "another Vietnam" if it interfered in Libya's domestic affairs."If the Yankees... invade ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US hookers flocking to Facebook to advertise their services


February 28th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 28 (ANI): A sociologist in the US has revealed that the number of hookers advertising their services on social networking site Facebook is on the rise.Columbia University sociologist ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NYC hookers ’selling sex on Facebook’


February 10th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A sociology professor at Columbia University has revealed that New York City's sex workers are now increasingly plying their trade on Facebook, after popular classifieds website Craigslist ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bronze Age leaders used power effectively to create stable social system


January 12th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A thesis from the University of Gothenburg (Sweden) has shown that leaders in the Bronze Age knew how to use power effectively in order to create notably stable ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Madhya Pradesh under hazardous wastes threat


December 25th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Shahnawaz Akhtar Bhopal, Dec 25 (IANS) If you think Union Carbide is the only hub of hazardous wastes in Madhya Pradesh, you are in for a shock. There are seven other sites ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Wholesale onion prices crash 50 percent in north Karnataka


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 22 (IANS) Onion prices in the wholesale market in north Karnataka's Hubli crashed 50 percent Wednesday with growers and agents bringing more stocks for auctioning, an official said."Wholesale prices of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shahbaz Sharif tipped off LeT after 26/11: WikiLeaks cable


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Pakistan opposition leader Nawaz Sharif's brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif "tipped-off" the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) about impending UN sanctions after the terror group attacked Mumbai in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sir Paul McCartney signs deal with HP to digitise his entire library


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): Beatles member Sir Paul McCartney has signed a deal with technology giant Hewlett Packard to digitise his entire library.The project, which includes music, artwork, photographs, paintings and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gopichand Malineni speaks about his Telugu film career


September 16th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gopichand Malineni has come a long way from his life in the Ongole district where he grew up. The celebrated director has become famous for directing the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Taliban offers to swap US navy soldier’s body with insurgent prisoners


July 26th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): The Taliban has offered to exchange the body of a US navy man who according to them, was killed during an ambush two days ago, with insurgent ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan terror attack probe links Sarkozy to corruption


June 4th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (DPA) A broad investigation into a 2002 terrorist attack in Pakistan that killed 11 French naval engineers has linked French President Nicolas Sarkozy to a complex kickback affair. As a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Disinvestment norms for public sector eased


May 26th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The Indian government Wednesday gave its nod to the appointment of merchant bankers and intermediaries to ensure smooth handling of disinvestment in state-run enterprises. The government has targeted ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Clegg was among last to know about Brown decision


May 11th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Nick Clegg, the Liberal Democrats leader who holds the key to government formation in Britain, was told about Prime Minister Gordon Brown's offer to step down only ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Somali pirates release hijacked Indian vessel


April 10th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 10 (IANS) Somali pirates have released Sea King, the fifth of the eight Gujarat registered cargo vessels hijacked by them last month, a shipping association official said Saturday. Ashok Bhanushali, secretary ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Somali pirates release one of eight Indian vessels


April 3rd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 3 (IANS) MSV Krishnajyot, one of the eight Indian cargo vessels seized by the Somalian pirates, has been released, reports reaching here Saturday said. The 500-tonne vessel, sailing from Sharjah ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ecuador, Uruguay launch oil-for-petrol initiative


March 4th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Jose Ignacio (Uruguay), March 4 (IANS/EFE) Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa visited this Uruguayan port town for the launch of an oil-for-petrol swap between the two countries's respective energy companies, a programme he ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

A Miami, FL man was sentenced for multi-million dollar health care fraud


March 3rd, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) – A Miami, Florida man was sentenced for a multi-million dollar health care fraud, prosecutors said on Tuesday.Yamill Ramos Perez, 38, of Miami-Dade County, admitted that the two clinics ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US not to play ‘intermediary’ in Indo-Pak talks: Holbrooke


February 5th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.5 (ANI): The United States has once again rejected the notion regarding it playing a role of an 'intermediary' between India and Pakistan to help both nuclear powered countries to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US rules out mediation on Kashmir (Lead)


February 4th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) The US has stated it will not mediate between India and Pakistan on the Kashmir issue but would "applaud and encourage" anything they do to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US rules out mediation on Kashmir


February 4th, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) The United States has made it clear it would not mediate between India and Pakistan on the Kashmir issue but would "applaud and encourage" anything ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India to act against irregular migration: Vayalar Ravi


November 26th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The government is trying to stop illegal migration by targeting the "nefarious activities of Indian intermediaries" in other countries, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

SEBI asks markets to watch out for terror financers


October 26th, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), has asked all stock exchanges and securities intermediaries to inform "within 24 hours" the home ministry if they ... Read more...

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