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Apex court asks Kerala to allow Mullaperiyar dam upkeep (Lead)


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Supreme court Monday directed the Kerala government to permit Tamil Nadu to undertake maintenance and cleaning work at the Mullaperiyar dam.The five-judge bench of ... Read more...

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Apex court asks Kerala to allow Mullaperiyar dam upkeep


July 23rd, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Supreme court Monday directed the Kerala government to permit Tamil Nadu to undertake maintenance and cleaning work at the Mullaperiyar dam.The five-judge bench headed ... Read more...

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‘Tamil Nadu will send police to protect Mullaperiyar’


May 27th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 27 (IANS) Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said Sunday the Tamil Nadu Police would be sent to protect the Mullaperiyar Dam in Kerala.In a letter to Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Give Mullaperiyar report to Kerala, Tamil Nadu: Apex court


May 4th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed that the report of an expert committee that studied the safety of 119-year-old Mullaperiyar Dam in Kerala be shared with ... Read more...

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Chidambaram retracts Mullaperiyar comment


December 18th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) Facing flak from parties in Kerala, Union home Minister P. Chidambaram Sunday said he "takes back" his remark on the fears about the Mullaperiyar dam's ... Read more...

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Maintain calm over Mullaperiyar: Chidambaram


December 17th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 17 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday appealed to the people of Tamil Nadu and Kerala to maintain peace on the Mullaperiyar dam controversy.Speaking at a ... Read more...

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Eight of 16 CJIs were ‘corrupt’, says ex-law minister


September 16th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Former Union Law Minister Shanti Bhushan Thursday told the Supreme Court that at least eight of the 16 chief justices of India (CJIs) were "definitely corrupt". In an ... Read more...

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Balakrishnan to head apex human rights panel (Lead)


June 3rd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Former chief justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan, who retired May 12, has been appointed chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), home ministry sources said ... Read more...

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Balakrishnan to head human rights panel


June 3rd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Former chief justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan, who retired May 12, has been appointed chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), home ministry sources said ... Read more...

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Journalism has a vital role to play in progress of a nation: Kapil Sibal


March 22nd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Suresh PanjeNew Delhi, March 22 (ANI): Union Minister for Human Resources Development Kapil Sibal on Monday said that the journalism has a vital role to play in the progress of a ... Read more...

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NHRC holds workshop on Human Rights Defender to mark its Foundation Day


October 12th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.12 (ANI): National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) organized a day-long workshop on Human Rights Defender to mark its foundation day in the national capital on Monday.Addressing the inaugural session ... Read more...

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BCCI considering legal action on WADA clause


August 13th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) The Indian cricket board is planning to take legal advice from Attorney General Goolam Vahanvati and former chief justice of India A.S. Anand on the controversial 'whereabouts' ... Read more...

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Day curfew withdrawn in districts of Jammu and Udhampur


August 21st, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Aug 21 (ANI): Day curfew was withdrawn, today in districts of Jammu, Udhampur and relaxed for varying periods in areas of Jammu province, affected with protests over the Amarnath land ... Read more...

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Padma awards announced


January 26th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): The President of India has conferred Padma Awards to eminent persons. 13 personalities are selected for the Padma Vibhushan award, 35 persons named for Padma Bhushan award ... Read more...

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