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No toll on Delhi-Gurgaon expressway for 15 days: Court


September 4th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/Gurgaon, Sep 4 (IANS) Slamming traffic snarls at the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway toll plaza, the Punjab and Haryana High Court Tuesday barred its operator from collecting any charges from ... Read more...

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Enter dialogues ‘without pre-condition’, Iran urged


March 8th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 8 (IANS) The six major countries that used to engage in Iran nuclear talks Thursday called on the country to enter fresh dialogues "without pre-conditions."The six, namely the ... Read more...

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GoAir orders Pratt & Whitney engines for 72 Airbus aircraft


February 15th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Wadias promoted low-cost carrier GoAir Wednesday said it has booked engines from Pratt & Whitney, a division of US-based United Technologies Corp, for the ... Read more...

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‘Commission needed on Meghalaya-Assam boundary dispute’


December 21st, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 21 (IANS) Meghalaya's opposition Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Wednesday urged Chief Minister Mukul Sangma to take up with the central government the formation of a commission to re-examine ... Read more...

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Important for Sehwag and Zaheer to fire together: Ian Chappell


December 17th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 17 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ian Chappell feels that India's bowling doesn't match up as well as the New Zealand attack did in favourable conditions to humble ... Read more...

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India to grow by 8.5-9 percent in long term: Mukherjee


October 17th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Amid international economic uncertainty, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday said he expectS India's GDP to grow by 8.5-9 percent in the medium to long-term ... Read more...

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Kayani in Karachi to assess situation


August 25th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 25 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani flew into Karachi Thursday to get a detailed briefing on the situation in the violence-hit port city where 300 ... Read more...

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Military action in Karachi not long term solution: Gilani


August 22nd, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 22 (IANS) Military actions were not a long-term solution to a problem, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said after army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani declared ... Read more...

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Every step being taken to tame inflation: PM


August 15th, 2011 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The government realises the burden inflation is imposing on citizens, much of it due to global reasons, and every step will be taken to ... Read more...

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World Series Hockey an unsanctioned event: FIH


July 22nd, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The World Series Hockey (WSH), a major bone of contention between its organisers Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) and Hockey India (HI), is an "unsanctioned" event, ... Read more...

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Panel set for Tirupur textile units’ revival


July 20th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The central government Wednesday set up a committee to look into the matters related to the closure of Tirupur textile units in Tamil Nadu and ... Read more...

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‘Global community should pick up speed for solution to climate change’


May 13th, 2011 - 3:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 13 (IANS) The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres Thursday urged the international community to "pick up speed" on the next step ... Read more...

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Persistent inflation a concern: PM


April 21st, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Though food inflation has come down from double digits, it is still a cause of concern, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday."During the past ... Read more...

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Low carb, high-fat diet may reverse kidney failure in diabetes


April 21st, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Researchers have for the first time determined that the ketogenic diet, a specialized high-fat, low carbohydrate diet, may reverse impaired kidney function in people with Type 1 and ... Read more...

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India for strong measures to combat pirates


April 20th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Calling for "strong measures" to combat Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean region, India Wednesday said cooperation of international maritime powers was needed to find ... Read more...

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Govt. seeks greater private role in defence sector: Pallam Raju


April 20th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju on Wednesday said the government sought a greater role for the private sector in the defence manufacturing sector.Inaugurating the ... Read more...

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Ultra low calorie diet advert banned from TV for misleading viewers


April 3rd, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): An advertisement that allegedly led viewers to believe that the key to lose weight was through a diet involving a calorie intake of around a quarter of normal ... Read more...

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Meghalaya wants boundary issue with Assam resolved


March 16th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Mar 16 (IANS) The Meghalaya assembly Wednesday adopted a resolution urging the central government to form a commission to re-define the boundary between Meghalaya and Assam.Revenue Minister R.C. Laloo, ... Read more...

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EU: we cannot lose sight of Thai refugee camps


March 11th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) on Friday announced that its Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid, International Cooperation and Crisis Response, will arrive in Thailand on Saturday to visit camps hosting ... Read more...

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Government deeply concerned about inflation: Patil (Lead)


February 21st, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance government is "deeply concerned" over the effects of inflation, especially high food prices, on the common man and the threat it poses ... Read more...

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President Patil says Govt. deeply concerned about inflation


February 21st, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday said that the Government is deeply concerned over the adverse impact of inflation on the aam aadmi."My government is deeply concerned ... Read more...

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States being consulted on food security bill: President


February 21st, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday said states were being consulted on the proposed food security bill as its success critically depends on their commitment to reforms in ... Read more...

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Government deeply concerned about inflation: Patil


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance government is "deeply concerned" over the effect of inflation on the common man and the threat it poses to the growth of ... Read more...

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Beer just needs to do his best during Perth Ashes Test: Chappell


December 14th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 14(ANI): Australian selector Greg Chappell has said that there is no pressure on left-arm spinner Michael Beer to be the team's long-term solution after nine spinners being tried and dumped ... Read more...

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Cricket’s changing times mean an end to the relaxed selector


November 15th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov. 15 (ANI): Being a cricket selector in Australia can be a thankless and difficult task, according to the Sydney Morning Herald report.Take the last three months as an example. The ... Read more...

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Misbah has ‘best cricket brain’ in Pak: Lawson


October 12th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 12(ANI): Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson believes that Misbah-ul-Haq has the 'best cricket brain' in Pakistan, and is well-placed to handle the Test captaincy in the forthcoming series against South ... Read more...

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Misbah’s appointment as Pak Test captain shocking: Akram


October 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 10(ANI): Former skipper Wasim Akram has slammed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s decision to appoint Misbah-ul-Haq as the captain for the two-Test series against South Africa."I was surprised when I heard ... Read more...

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Pak replaces fitness coach David Dwyer with Saboor Ahmad


October 9th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 9(ANI): Pakistan's cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has confirmed that fitness coach David Dwyer has been replaced by Saboor Ahmad.Dwyer had joined the Pakistani setup in 2007 under former coach ... Read more...

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Will meet Mamata to discuss elephants’ deaths: Ramesh


October 1st, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 1 (IANS) Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh Friday visited West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district where seven elephants were mowed down by a goods train and said he will soon ... Read more...

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Safdarjung doctors call off strike, get security assurance (Lead)


September 8th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) The resident doctors of Safdarjung Hospital here Wednesday afternoon called off their strike after hospital authorities assured them of better security arrangements. Announcing the decision, President of the ... Read more...

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First weight loss surgery where excess stomach was removed via mouth


August 10th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): In the first of its kind surgery in US, excess stomach has been removed through the mouth rather than a large open incision.Surgeons at the University of California, ... Read more...

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Britain delays new EU airport security rules over Sikh concerns


July 1st, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 1 (IANS) Britain has delayed implementation of new European Union (EU) airport security rules for hand searches of passengers after concerns from the Sikh community that this could ... Read more...

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Evidence of Maoist links with northeast insurgents: Pillai


June 5th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 5 (IANS) Home Secretary G.K. Pillai said Saturday there was evidence of Maoists establishing links with insurgents in the northeastern region. "We have evidence that the Maoists have come to ... Read more...

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Winning hearts in Kanker to beat back Maoists


May 31st, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi/Raipur, May 31 (IANS) Maoists hold sway over parts of eastern and central India, but Kanker - once a stronghold of the rebels in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region - is ... Read more...

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FICCI bats for nuclear liability bill to win ‘next frontier’


March 21st, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 21 (IANS) Calling nuclear power as the "next frontier" where investments in India will come, the FICCI chief hopes the controversial civil nuclear liability bill goes through ... Read more...

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