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Himachal court’s directive on seats for women in buses


August 28th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 28 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court Tuesday directed the managing director of the Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) to file a detailed report on steps taken for ... Read more...

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Ash draws fans in Kochi (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai drew thousands of fans in Kochi while she was there to inaugurate a jewellery store.This was her first public appearance after ... Read more...

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Drug abuse, insanitary conditions found in UP juvenile homes


July 4th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Major lapses were uncovered in the working of Uttar Pradesh's child welfare system in Meerut by a National Commission for Protection of Child Rights team ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand CM tries to make peace with rival


June 12th, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, June 12 (IANS) Hoping to make peace, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna Tuesday allocated multiple responsibilities to his arch rival Harak Singh Rawat and six other legislators.Rawat, who was ... Read more...

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Tripura couple throw newborn girl in septic tank, held


June 9th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 9 (IANS) Police in Tripura Saturday arrested a couple who threw their newborn baby girl into a septic tank as they did not want a daughter because of ... Read more...

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Attacks on scribes: Press council team visits Mumbai


April 24th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) A three-member team of the Press Council of India, which arrived here Monday on a two-day visit to assess problems faced by mediapersons and attacks on ... Read more...

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Failure to tackle green issues could hurt growth: Ecologists


April 17th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) The Indian government's failure to formulate effective policies to address environmental issues would risk causing economic growth to lag, warn environmentalists. The world over, problems like ... Read more...

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East Bengal to go without coach, star striker for AFC cup match


March 25th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) East Bengal will have to go to Iraq for the AFC Cup match against Arbil next month without their English coach and Australian star striker as ... Read more...

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Trinamool asks Trivedi to go, he wants Mamata’s written order (Lead)


March 17th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress Saturday asked Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi to resign from the post, but the latter has sought written instructions from party chief ... Read more...

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Chidambaram bats for NCTC; Trinamool opposes (Second Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) is an absolute necessity to fight terror and "does not violate the federal structure", Home Minister P. ... Read more...

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NCTC doesn’t violate federal structure: Chidambaram (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The proposed National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC) is an absolute necessity to fight terror and "does not violate the federal structure", Home Minister P. Chidamabaram ... Read more...

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Delete NCTC from president’s speech, says Trinamool


March 13th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress Tuesday demanded that the reference to the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) be deleted from President Pratibha Patil's speech to parliament.The ... Read more...

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NCTC doesn’t violate federal structure: Chidambaram


March 13th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) is an absolute necessity to fight terror and it "does not violate the federal structure", Home Minister ... Read more...

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‘Getting rid of polio can save $2 trillion’


February 26th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Getting rid of polio will give a huge boost to the world economy, saving $2 trillion spent on vaccination every year, Rotary International president Kalyan ... Read more...

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Konkan Congress strongman joins NCP


January 30th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) In yet another jolt to the Congress in two days, a top Konkan politician and four-time legislator Shankar Kambli walked over to the Nationalist Congress ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena MP inches closer to NCP


January 26th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Much to the Shiv Sena's dismay, its two-time MP Anand Paranjpe moved closer to the Nationalist Congress Party Thursday, even attending a joint meeting with ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi diplomat confident about Teesta water pact


December 16th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) Accepting that the non-signing of the Teesta river water sharing pact between India and Bangladesh was a "setback", a Bangladeshi diplomat here Friday, however, exuded ... Read more...

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Three MNS legislators suspended from Maharashtra assembly


December 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Maharashtra Assembly Speaker Dilip Walse-Patil Tuesday suspended two Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) legislators for the day after they waved objectionable banners inside the house. Later, they ... Read more...

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Mojostreet launches real world mobile game for smartphones


December 7th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 7 (IANS) Hyderabad-based Mojostreet Wednesday officially launched its location based real world mobile game for smartphones that lets the users check into interesting places and earn royalty rewards.Available ... Read more...

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Fighting traditions and laws, tribal women seek property rights


November 28th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rekong Peo (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 28 (IANS) It's 8 in the morning and a group of women is ready to trudge miles of rugged, cold and inhospitable Himalayan terrain ... Read more...

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Experts committee formed on Teesta: Mamata


November 16th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) With Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni standing beside her, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday announced that an experts committee has been formed to ... Read more...

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In Hisar, roadroller almost crushed Bishnoi’s tractor


November 6th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 6 (IANS) It was never meant to be a road accident but the political collision of a tractor with a roadroller nearly cost the winning candidate in ... Read more...

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“Madatha Kaja” - nothing new on offer (Telugu Movie Review)


October 2nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Madatha Kaja"; Cast: Allari Naresh, Sneha Ullal, Jayaprakash Reddy, Ali, Dharmavarapu Subramanya and Vennela Kishore; Director: Sitarama Raju; Producer: K.K. Radha Mohan; Music: Vasanth; Rating: **Telugu film makers are ... Read more...

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East Bengal slam AIFF for not promoting Fed Cup


September 16th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) City based East Bengal football club Thursday criticised the sport's governing body All India Football Federation (AIFF) for its failure to promote its premier tournament Federation ... Read more...

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Teesta water sharing pact hasty: Expert


September 6th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 6 (IANS) The draft Indo-Bangla Teesta water sharing agreement, which has irked West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, was "hastily authored" and not in tune with the ... Read more...

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Independent panel to examine Lalit Kala Akademi affairs


August 23rd, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The ministry of culture has set up an independent committee to look into various matters pertaining to the Lalit Kala Akademi's constitution, including an amendment ... Read more...

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Soumitra Sen: Celebrity lawyer, judge’s downhill journey


August 19th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) From being hailed as an authority in constitutional matters during his almost three decade-long legal career to becoming the first member of the judiciary against ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na…’ team to help Mumbai blast victims


July 20th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Producers Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar, along with director Zoya Akhtar, have decided to contribute Thursday's collections of certain Mumbai multiplexes for the welfare of ... Read more...

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Woman held for illegal liquor sale


July 10th, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 9 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman was Saturday arrested for illegally stocking and selling liquor from her house in Loni area of Ghaziabad, police said.Preeti Kaur, a widow and ... Read more...

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Delhi NGOs to get Rs.96 lakh


July 8th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Delhi government Friday sanctioned a total of Rs.96 lakh to a number of NGOs working in various fields.The amount was sanctioned Friday in Delhi ... Read more...

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Elephant hit by train dies, another very critical


July 1st, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), July 1 (IANS) One of the two elephants hit by a train in West Bengal late last month died Friday, following multi-organ failure, an official said.The two ... Read more...

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Supreme Court halts return of Singur land (Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday stayed the re-distribution of land acquired from farmers in West Bengal's Singur for the Tata Motors Nano project till the final ... Read more...

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Heavy showers disrupt Konkan rail traffic (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 17 (IANS) Thousands of inter-state railway passengers were affected Friday as train services linking Maharashtra to Goa, Karnataka, and Kerala were cancelled and diverted owing to incessant rain ... Read more...

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Grameen Bank urgently needs a regulator: probe report


April 27th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 27 (IANS) A committee appointed by the Bangladesh government to probe the working of the Grameen Bank has accused the micro-credit agency run by Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus ... Read more...

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President, PM greet India on Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chetti Chand, Chaitra Sukladi


April 4th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today greeted the nation on the occasion of Chaitra Sukladi, Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Chetti Chand, Navreh and Sajibu ... Read more...

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