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Advance Pricing Agreement norms come into effect


August 31st, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) norms, introduced in this year's Budget, have come into effect from Aug 30, 2012, an official release said Friday. An APA ... Read more...

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Villagers seek allocation of bauxite for Vedanta plant


August 29th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 29 (IANS) About 2,000 villagers Wednesday staged demonstration in Odisha's Kalahandi district, demanding allocation of bauxite to the alumina refinery of Vedanta Aluminum Limited (VAL) in the region, ... Read more...

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Can’t fleece plot seekers, consumer court warns land agencies


July 26th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In a ruling with far-reaching implications for those entering into land deals, the apex consumer court has said an agency that has failed to deliver ... Read more...

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Hoping service tax target will be exceeded: Mukherjee


June 20th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Wednesday service tax collections surged by 40 percent in the first two months of the current financial year and ... Read more...

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Jayant introduces private bill to amend RTI Act


April 27th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Rashtriya Lok Dal MP Jayant Chaudhary Friday introduced a private member's bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the Right to Information (RTI) Act to ... Read more...

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‘Mistry falsely implicated in real estate case’


April 25th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Tata Group chairman-designate Cyrus Mistry is being falsely implicated in a case related to a real estate firm in which the Bombay High Court issued notice ... Read more...

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‘Clarify timeframe on worker deployment at Sahaganj’


April 10th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) The West Bengal government Tuesday said tyre-maker Dunlop India Ltd (DIL) would have to clarify the timeframe within which the company would complete the process of ... Read more...

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Changes in marriage law welcome, says women


March 25th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The government's move to make divorce a quicker process has been largely welcomed as a long overdue step though some women activists and lawyers have ... Read more...

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Haryana computerises finance instructions


December 20th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 20 (IANS) Haryana is the first state in the country where all instructions of the finance department have been compiled or computerised, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said ... Read more...

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Protest Dow’s sponsorship of London Olympics, Chouhan urges Maken


November 24th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 23 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Wednesday urged the central government to lodge a strong protest against Dow Chemical Company's sponsorship of the 2012 ... Read more...

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NBA to cancel some more games


October 25th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NBA fans should be bracing themselves up for the inevitable after reports that the game’s ruling body will announce that two more weeks of the regular ... Read more...

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Himachal losing Rs.150 crore a year on power project


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is losing a revenue of over Rs.150 crore (over $32 million) annually as a hydropower project allotted to a Dutch firm by the state ... Read more...

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Order reserved on recording court hearings


July 6th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea to allow audio and video recordings of its proceedings as well as those of ... Read more...

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Insurance firm asked to pay Rs.5 lakh for misleading consumer


June 30th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab), June 30 (IANS) A leading insurance company was Thursday ordered by a consumer forum in Punjab to pay back Rs.5 lakh to a customer for misleading him ... Read more...

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American Airlines fined for flight delay (Lead)


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) American Airlines has been asked to pay Rs.40,000 by a consumer forum as compensation to a family whose travel plans went awry because of a ... Read more...

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Consumer forum fines American Airlines for delay


June 22nd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum has asked the American Airlines to pay Rs.40,000 as compensation to a family whose travel plans were thwarted because of ... Read more...

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Chandigarh administration directed to compensate for negligence


June 18th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 18 (IANS) The consumer forum here has directed the Chandigarh administration and a government hospital to pay compensation of Rs.8 lakh to the family of a Kurukshetra resident ... Read more...

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Family feud in the Hindu business empire


April 28th, 2011 - 1:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, April 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The litigation over who gets to control the Hindu Business Line and The Hindu continued with the warring parties trading fresh accusations against each other. The ... Read more...

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Foul-mouthed Rooney set to escape FA ban


April 4th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): The Football Association in Britain may not go ahead with plans to ban England and Manchester United star Wayne Rooney for his recent foul-mouthed rant during a match ... Read more...

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Apex court concerned at cases over increments, promotions


March 30th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Concerned over the increasing number of cases filed by disgruntled employees on denial of increments and promotions, the Supreme Court Wednesday sought the total number ... Read more...

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HDFC sole Indian firm among world’s most ethical companies


March 16th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 16 (IANS) Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) is the sole Indian company figuring in a New York City think tank's fifth annual list of the World's Most Ethical ... Read more...

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Delhi Lok Adalat disposes 7,900 pending cases


March 12th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) A Lok Adalat (people's court) organised by the Delhi Legal Services Authority (DLSA) here Saturday disposed more than 7,900 pending cases, including 6,700 related to ... Read more...

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After 35-year litigation, couple separates amicably


March 10th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) An estranged couple involved for 35 years in litigation has decide to part, amicably, after the Delhi High court's intervention Thursday. The husband agreed to ... Read more...

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News of the World suspends staff member over ‘phone hacking’


January 6th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): UK's News of the World has suspended a staff member over "serious allegations" of phone hacking.A spokesman for the paper confirmed that Ian Edmonson, the newspaper's ... Read more...

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166 booked in Pakistan for Rs.30bn tax evasion


December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Cases have been filed over the past year against 166 tax defaulters who collectively owe a staggering Rs.30 billion to the Pakistani exchequer, a minister said.Finance Minister Abdul ... Read more...

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Evelyn Kuhn sues Stella Artois over use of old image to promote beer


December 20th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Evelyn Kuhn, a sixties supermodel, has reportedly taken legal action against the bosses of a stock photo agency after an old image of her was used to promote ... Read more...

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Gujarat court dismisses plea against cheap plots to lawmakers


December 14th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 14 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Tuesday dismissed a public interest suit challenging the state government's scheme to give residential plots here to parliament and legislature members at concessional ... Read more...

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Haryana has prepared litigation policy on Centre pattern: CM Hooda


December 11th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
Ellenabad (Haryana), Dec.11 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday said the state has prepared a litigation policy on the pattern of the Centre and a proposal to set up ... Read more...

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Playboy Model Jenn Sterger Sold The Photos!


December 10th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Jenn Sterger-Brett Favre scandal just got dirtier. The former Playboy model, reportedly, sold the photos to a website after being frustrated about the NFL failing ... Read more...

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Dhumal details loss due to delay in hydropower project


December 8th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Dec 8 (IANS) With the delay in the commissioning of a $1,300 million hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, there is a production loss of more than 4,000 million electric units annually, ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh sugar production to rise by 20 percent


November 21st, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 21 (IANS) Sugar production in Uttar Pradesh is expected to rise to over 60 lakh tonnes this year, a 20 percent increase over last year, an official said Sunday.Enthused by ... Read more...

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States should resolve disputes through zonal councils: Chidambaram


October 28th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday called upon the states to use the forum of zonal councils to resolve inter-state disputes instead of taking recourse to litigation. ... Read more...

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Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena demands construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya


October 25th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena, a radical Hindu group, staged a demonstration here, demanding that the government pave the way to construct a temple in Ayodhya following the Allahabad High ... Read more...

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Pranksters target Chevron ad campaign


October 20th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chevron’s “We Agree” campaign got a whole new meaning when the Yes Men and the Rainforest Action Network sent a hoax press release to various media ... Read more...

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Ali Sena activists protest against Ayodhya verdict in New Delhi


October 17th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.17 (ANI): Hundreds of Ali Sena activists, a Muslim forum, staged a mass demonstration on Sunday, protesting against the recent decision by of the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court ... Read more...

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