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CBI probes Srinagar air force land scam


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The government Wednesday said it has entrusted to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) a probe into the alleged grabbing of air force land ... Read more...

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Defence land grab a security issue, says IAF chief


October 3rd, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne Monday described the grabbing of military land a security threat, but ... Read more...

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‘Sahi Dhande…’, an honest effort by Parvin Dabas (IANS Hindi Film Review)


August 20th, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Sahi Dhande Ghalat Bande"; Starring: Parvin Dabas, Vansh Bhardwaj, Ashish Nair, Kudeep Ruhil; Directed by: Parveen Dabas; Rating: ***Ekdum sahi hai, boss! As Anna Hazare shifts from Tihar to Ramlila ... Read more...

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Left Front blocked pro-farmer law, says ex-Bengal minister


June 13th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist leader and West Bengal's former land reforms minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah Monday said that the Left Front during its regime stopped him ... Read more...

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Criminal complainant against Kamat over Goa land policy


January 21st, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) Over 50 civic rights roups and a section of the clergy in Goa Friday filed a criminal complaint against Chief Minister Digambar Kamat and eight other members of ... Read more...

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Bad acting lets down ‘Rame Gowda Vs. Krishna Reddy’ (Kannada Film Review)


December 19th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Rame Gowda Vs. Krishna Reddy"; Cast: Anant Nag, Shashi Kumar, Rangayana Raghu, Roopesh, Roopashir, Sudha Belawadi and others; Director: T.N. Nagesh; Producer: Wasim; Music: Krishnakanth; Rating: **The story ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee slams Left Front over forcible land acquisition


November 14th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Nov 14 (ANI): Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has slammed the Left front Government over the forcible acquisition of land in West Bengal.Addressing a rally near Rajarhat, ... Read more...

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West Bengal promises Infosys maximum built-up space


August 25th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) Keen to rope in IT major Infosys into the state, West Bengal Wednesday promised to give the company the maximum built-up space under the law in its proposed ... Read more...

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Infosys to get 50 acres near Kolkata


March 30th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) The West Bengal government will allot 50 acres of land to software major Infosys in New Town on the northeast fringes of the city in the next 10 ... Read more...

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Court orders police to probe killing of RTI activist (Lead)


January 14th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) In a significant development, the Bombay High Court Thursday suo moto ordered the Maharashtra government and the state police to probe the killing of Pune-based RTI activist Satish ... Read more...

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Nicole Henry Croons The “Star Spangled Banner” At Orange Bowl


January 6th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jazz singer Nicole Henry performed at an unusual platform for the display of her talents. After all, not many jazz songs go down particularly well with ... Read more...

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Freezing Miami Heats Up At Halftime Show Of Orange Bowl


January 6th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The game between the University Of Iowa and the Georgia Tech University in the Orange Bowl took place at the Land Sharks Stadium in Miami. The ... Read more...

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West Bengal offer 45 acres to Wipro, Infosys (Lead)


September 17th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) The West Bengal government Thursday invited IT majors Wipro and Infosys to start new centres at Rajarhat on the northeastern fringes of this city and promised to give ... Read more...

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Infosys, Wipro projects kept on hold, not scrapped: West Bengal


September 16th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front Wednesday said the IT township project involving giants Infosys and Wipro has only been kept on "hold" and not cancelled. "The state government has ... Read more...

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Mamata expels 3 Trinamool leaders in Vedic Village scam


September 8th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) Railways Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Tuesday expelled three of her party leaders, including a former legislator and a sitting councillor, in connection with the ... Read more...

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Lost opportunity for Bengal in creating IT jobs: Infosys (Lead)


September 7th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) West Bengal has lost an opportunity to create thousands of jobs when it scrapped the proposed IT hub project in Kolkata, a senior official of Infosys Technologies said ... Read more...

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IT hub scrapping sad day for West Bengal: Infosys official


September 7th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) Infosys board member T.V. Mohandas Pai Monday said the West Bengal government's decision to scrap a proposed IT hub project on the state capital's northeastern fringes was a ... Read more...

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Bengal scraps IT township project (Second Lead)


September 7th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday scrapped the proposed IT township projects involving companies like Infosy and Wipro at Rajarhat near here following allegations that the land had been ... Read more...

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West Bengal Government scraps Rajarhat IT park project


September 7th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Sep.7 (ANI): The West Bengal government on Monday has scrapped plans for an IT-related township in the Rajarhat area near Salt Lake City in the wake of a land scam involving ... Read more...

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West Bengal scraps Infosys, Wipro projects (Lead)


September 7th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) The projects proposed by Infosys Technologies and Wipro in a township just outside the state capital has been scrapped, the West Bengal government informed the two IT majors ... Read more...

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Bengal scraps IT township project


September 7th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday informed IT majors Infosys and Wipro that their projects in a proposed township on the outskirts of this metropolis had been scrapped, according ... Read more...

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Has Bollywood shut its eyes to movies on farmers?


August 29th, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Emaciated farmers ploughing the fields, parched fields, scheming land sharks, broken down huts - these may reflect the reality of many Indian villages, ... Read more...

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Kashmir farmers worried over increasing urbanisation


August 23rd, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug 23 (ANI): The constant shrinking of agriculture lands in the Kashmir valley has become a cause of concern to farmers of the state.The rapid increase in the urbanisation and allied ... Read more...

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His protest against land grabbers has been on for 13 years


May 24th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh), May 24 (IANS) How long can a sit-in protest continue? Vijay Kumar Singh, once a resident of an Uttar Pradesh village, has been at it for 13 ... Read more...

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Centre suggests focussed approach to check mafia-terrorist nexus


February 18th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Keeping in view a possible nexus between the mafia and organized crime with terrorism, the Central Government has suggested that State Governments come up with action ... Read more...

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Police probe major land scam in Tamil Nadu


May 7th, 2008 - 11:49 pm ICT by admin
Villupuram (Tamil Nadu), May 7 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu police Wednesday launched investigations into an alleged land scam involving at least Rs.90 million following charges of fraud in ownership documents of 300 ... Read more...

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